PR: 4Kids Releases Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Season 1 Pt. 1 on DVD May 22, 2007

by Ed Liuon April 17, 2007
4 KIDS TAKES TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES BACK TO ITS COMIC BOOK ROOTS WITH RELEASE OF SEASON 1 PART 1 ON DVD Renowned Illustrator Khary Randolph Creates Cover Art For Two-Disc Set Featuring the First 12 Episodes of Season One FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NEW YORK (April 16, 2007) – 4Kids Entertainment Home Video, the home […]

PR: Hero High: Complete Series on DVD on May 22, 2007

by Ed Liuon April 17, 2007
GET READY FOR THE ORIGINAL HEROES! On May 22, 2007, join BCI’s Ink and Paint as they give you an old school lesson in heroics and super duper entertainment as Hero High: The Complete Series comes to DVD. This wild animated series from the ’80s seems to have been an influence on such recent theatrical […]

PR: Mission: Magic! Coming to DVD on May 8, 2007

by Ed Liuon April 17, 2007
Tune In, Turn On, But Don’t Drop Out! On May 8, 2007, join rocker Rick Springfield as he takes you on a magical mystery tour back to the ’70s. Mission: Magic! is the colorful Saturday morning kids’ show that introduced cuddly Aussie Springfield to an American audience and made him into a teen idol. This […]

Animated Shorts at Superanimecon, Chuck McCann Pt. 4

by Ed Liuon April 17, 2007’s Animated Shorts column paid a visit to the Superanimecon last weekend in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Highlights included a panel with the team behind Aqua Teen Hunger Force, where details were revealed for the DVDs of the theatrical movie and volume 5 of the TV series. The column also includes the fourth and final section […]

Viz acquires Blue Dragon anime series

by Matt Hazudaon April 16, 2007
At the MIPTV conference in Paris, France today, Viz Media has announced that they have secured the television, home video and non-video game merchandising rights for the Americas, Europe and Oceania to Blue Dragon, a new anime series based on the popular Microsoft Xbox 360 Role Playing Game. To read the full press release, visit […]

Press Release: Viz Media Named Master Licensor For Blue Dragon ™ Anime Series

by Matt Hazudaon April 16, 2007
New Action Series Is Based On Popular Xbox 360 Game And Features Character Designs By Manga Mastermind, Akira Toriyama San Francisco, CA April 16, 2007 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive publishing, animation and licensing companies announced today that it has secured from a consortium including […]

Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film For Theaters: For Fans Only

by Dr. Daedaluson April 16, 2007
Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film For Theaters has been the subject of controversy lately. First there was that unexpected bomb scare in Boston; now there’s a movie that many critics and old school animation enthusiasts either don’t get or hate because they get it. And then there are the rest of us, who […]

"Hero High" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson April 15, 2007 reports that BCI will release the cartoon Hero High: The Complete Series on DVD on May 22nd. Hero High is about a group of kids who have super powers going to high school. The kids include Captain California, Glorious Gal, Rex Ruthless, Dirty Trixie, Weatherman, Misty Magic, and Punk Rock. Sometimes the kids will […]

"Mission: Magic!" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson April 15, 2007 reports that BCI is releasing the cartoon that launched the career of Rick Springfield in Mission: Magic! The Complete Series on DVD May 8th. Mission: Magic! is about Miss Tickle, who runs an “Adventurer’s Club” consist of six kids – Vinnie, Kim, Harvey, Franklin, Carol and Socks. And they go to far off adventures […]

"Sonic the Hedgehog": A Fan Looks Back

by Alex Weitzmanon April 14, 2007
It’s a reviewer’s job to be objective, but you, the reader, are going to have a hard time perceiving my objectivity this time. As anybody with half a brain and the ability to Google can discover, I am, or at least was, a major Sonic SatAM fanboy. I haven’t been an active fan for quite […]