Pixar’s Catmull and Hollander Describe Story Development at SIGGRAPH

by Ed Liuon September 21, 2008
Variety reports on a presentation at this year’s SIGGRAPH conference about the story development process at Pixar Animation Studios. The session was led by Pixar President and Co-founder Ed Catmull, who was joined by producer Richard Hollander (“Presto”), who described their highly untraditional and unstructured process that has led to an unprecedented chain of critical […]

PR: VIZ Media Announces the Release of "Blue Dragon" Animated Series on DVD

by Ed Liuon September 20, 2008
VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES THE RELEASE OF BLUE DRAGON ANIMATED SERIES ON DVD Fantasy Action Series Based On Popular Xbox 360 Video Game and Features Captivating Character Designs By Famed Manga Creator Akira Toriyama San Francisco, CA, September 19, 2008 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive publishing, […]

PR: Family Guy Season 7 Hits UK DVD on 10 November 2008

by Ed Liuon September 20, 2008
FAMILY GUY SEASON 7 Ruder and cruder than ever before with ‘Uncut’ footage and featuring the shows’ landmark 100th episode! On DVD Monday 10 November 2008 Family Guy returns to DVD and is ruder and cruder than ever before with even more of the irreverent and subversive humour that has made it such a cult […]

Bang Zoom! Entertainment to Hold Voice Over Workshop in NYC in September

by on September 20, 2008
Bang Zoom! Entertainment has announced a one-day voice acting class to be held September 28, 2008, at John Marshall Sound in Manhattan NY from 10:00am-6:00pm. The class is $350US. Details and registration are available at Bang Zoom!’s Adventures in Voice Acting website. [Source: Anime News Network]

Media Blasters Announces New December Titles Including "Tweeny Witches" Collection

by SB20xxon September 19, 2008
A few complete collections are being released by Media Blasters in December: * Berserk Remastered: 12/23/08 – $44.99 * Step Up Love Story: 12/30/08 – $19.99 * Tweeny Witches: 12/2/08 – $99.99 * Voltron Set 7: 12/23/08 – $34.99 In addition, Night Head Genesis‘s second volume will be released on 12/23/08 for $21.99. [Source: RightStuf […]

"Spaceballs: The Animated Series" Debuts on G4 on Sept 21, 2008

by Ed Liuon September 19, 2008
The G4 cable network has announced that Mel Brooks’ Spaceballs: The Animated Series will debut on Sunday, September 21, 2008, at 5:00 PM, after a screening of the original movie at 3:00 PM (all times Eastern/Pacific). The new show will pick up where the movie left off, and Mel Brooks, Daphne Zuniga, and Joan Rivers […]

PR: G4 Presents "Spaceballs" on Sunday, September 21, 2008

by Ed Liuon September 19, 2008
MAY THE FARCE BE WITH YOU WHEN G4 PRESENTS A NIGHT OF “SPACEBALLS” ON SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 21 Network Presentation of Iconic Film to Precede All New, Never-Before-Seen Chapters of “Mel Brooks’ Spaceballs: The Animated Series” Brooks, Daphne Zuniga and Joan Rivers Reprise Film Characters in the Entertainment Legend’s Animated Production G4 will bring viewers Spaceballs […]

Warner Home Video: "Frisky Dingo" Season 2 and "Complete Powerpuff Girls"

by Ed Liuon September 19, 2008
Warner Home Video has announced the Frisky Dingo Complete Second Season DVD set. The DVD set has a street date of January 6, 2009. No special features were listed as of press time. In addition, The Complete Powerpuff Girls Anniversary Collector’s Set DVD will be released on January 20, 2009. The six-disc set will include […]

Thundercats: The Complete Season 2 (Part One)

by on September 19, 2008
The New Thundercats For years, season 2 of Thundercats has been something of a holy grail for UK fans. While US viewers got to see all 130 episodes of the show in its original 1985-6 run and then in re-runs on Cartoon Network, here in the UK the show simply finished somewhere around the end […]

"Super Robot Wars OG: Divine Wars 7 & 8": Last Blitz of the Divine Crusaders

by Jon Ton September 19, 2008
Following on from the last volume’s “official” conclusion of the Divine War, Super Robot Wars Volumes 7 and 8 continue with the re-emerging overall threat of the alien Aerogators, as well as finally dealing with a few stragglers from the Divine Crusaders, who are still stubbornly intent on controlling the Earth. Spoilers follow. Volume 7 […]