PR: Screenwriter Michael Jelenic Discusses "Wonder Woman"

by Ed Liuon December 30, 2008
SCREENWRITER MICHAEL JELENIC DISCUSSES “WONDER WOMAN,” THE NEXT DC UNIVERSE ANIMATED ORIGINAL MOVIE COMING TO DVD MARCH 3, 2009 (click on any image to enlarge) “Wonder Woman” screenwriter Michael Jelenic takes questions during a panel at Comic-Con 2008. (Photo courtesy of Gary Miereanu) Writer Michael Jelenic makes the leap from animated television to feature-length films […]

Funimation New Show a Go Go Day 9-"Gungrave"

by Weathermanon December 30, 2008
Funimation has announced the licensing of Yasuhiro Nightow’s “Gungrave”. Previously a Geneon title, “Gungrave” will be re-released on DVD in 2009. Nightow is most well known for being the creator of “Trigun”. Source:

Anime Midstream Licenses "Zettai Muteki Raijin-Oh"

by SB20xxon December 30, 2008
A new anime company called Anime Midstream, based out of St. Louis, has licensed the 1991 mecha anime series Zettai Muteki Raijin-Oh. No release date has yet been announced. Anime Midstream describes their goal as “to bring a wide range of titles to the American audience, from more recent works that have just been released […]

ICv2 Lists Top Anime & Manga Properties For Fall 2008

by SB20xxon December 30, 2008
The results are in: These are the top anime and manga properties for September through mid November, based on info provided from retailers and distributors, as well as info from Nielsen BookScan. Anime: 1) Dragon Ball Z 2) Naruto 3) Afro Samurai 4) Death Note 5) Batman: Gotham Knight 6) Pokemon 7) Hellsing Ultimate 8) […]

"Horton Hears a … Cellphone?"

by Weathermanon December 30, 2008
Horton Hears a Who takes a classic short story and stretches it to fill a ninety-minute feature running time, and it shows. Though it is by no means a bad movie, and might even make you laugh a bit, its comedy is as unsubtle as the trunk on Horton’s face. In the end, it’s only […]

WF Online Posts 2 Clips from Upcoming "Batman: Brave and the Bold" Episode

by Ed Liuon December 29, 2008
The World’s Finest Online has posted two video clips from the upcoming “Day of the Dark Knight” episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold. The episode promises to team Batman with Green Arrow against the evil of Morgan Le Fey in the medieval kingdom of Camelot. The episode will air on January 2, 2009, […]

Seth Green and Matt Senreich to Appear for "Robot Chicken" Panel at NYCC

by Ed Liuon December 29, 2008
Robot Chicken co-creators Seth Green and Matt Senreich will be special guests at the 2009 New York Comic Con, which will be held from February 6-8, 2009 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. The pair will host a dedicated Robot Chicken panel which will be followed by an autograph session. […]

PR: Robot Chicken Creators Seth Green and Matthew Senreich at NY Comic Con 2009

by Ed Liuon December 29, 2008
ROBOT CHICKEN CREATORS – SETH GREEN AND MATTHEW SENREICH – TO APPEAR AT NEW YORK COMIC CON Panel About Popular Series Will be Followed by Autographing Norwalk, CT, December 29, 2008: Seth Green and Matthew Senreich are set to appear as Special Guests at New York Comic Con (NYCC) where they will be joined by […]

Funimation New Show a Go Go Day 8-"Slayers Revolution"

by Weathermanon December 29, 2008
Funimation has announced that they have licensed the 4th Slayers series entitled “Slayers Revolution”. The series is the continuation of the Slayers anime story line, following Lina Inverse and Gourry Gabriev in their quest to obtain new weapons, defeat their challengers, and eat as much food as possible. “Slayers Revolution” will be coming to DVD […]

"The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea" – The Littler Mermaid

by Christopher Glennonon December 28, 2008
I have to admit, I’m a little confused by Disney’s thinking in regards to its The Little Mermaid DVD releases. Just last summer, they released a new prequel movie, The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Beginning, and now they’re releasing a special edition of the first sequel, The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea, eight years […]