PR: Right Stuf’s Anime Today Previews "Sword of the Stranger"

by Ed Liuon February 2, 2009
Right Stuf’sANIME TODAYPreviewsSWORD OF THE STRANGER With Bandai Entertainment’s Robert Napton & Taku Otsuka “Anime & Gamers’ Guide,” Kiba, reviews, contests& more in episode 85! GRIMES, IA, January 30, 2009 – Anime producer and mega-online anime retailer Right Stuf, Inc. is pleased to welcome Bandai Entertainment Marketing Director Robert Napton and SWORD OF THE STRANGER […]

"Guyver: The Bio Boosted Armor" or "The Bipolar Awesome" Without Mark Hamill

by Chad Boninon February 1, 2009
Sho is just your regular, nondescript high school student, until he and a friend find a mysterious device in the woods. When it bonds to Sho, he becomes the Guyver by yelling its name. The Chronos Corporation wants the device, and will do anything to get it under their control. Sho is quickly thrust into […]

Funimation Acquires Fullmetal Alchemist OAV

by Weathermanon February 1, 2009
Funimation has confirmed earlier reports at Ohayocon that they have acquired the Fullmetal Alchemist: Premium Collection OAV, announcing an approximate release date in late 2009. The DVD set will include everything seen on the Japanese release from 2005. [Source: Anime News Network]

Panda Bests Robot at Annie Awards: "Kung Fu Panda" Takes 10 Awards

by Ed Liuon January 31, 2009
Kung Fu Panda dominated the 36th annual Annie Awards, taking home 10 trophies including Best Animated Feature, beating out films like WALL-E, Waltz with Bashir, and Bolt. It also won the Annie in the feature film categories for Animated Effects, Character Animation, Character Design, Directing, Music, Production Design, Storyboarding, Voice Acting (for Dustin Hoffman as […]

VIZ Announces DVD Releases for April 2009: Hunter X Hunter Vol. 2, Naruto Vol. 13

by Ed Liuon January 30, 2009
VIZ Media has announced its DVD releases for April 2009: Hunter X Hunter Boxed Set Vol. 2 (April 7, 2009) Naruto Uncut Boxed Set Vol. 13 (Standard and Special Editions) (April 7, 2009) Pokemon: All Stars Vols. 19 and 20 (April 21, 2009) Inuyasha Season 7 Boxed Set (Deluxe and Standard Editions) (April 28, 2009) […]

"The Third: The Girl with the Blue Eye" Complete Set Coming April 28, 2009

by Ed Liuon January 30, 2009
Right Stuf/Nozomi Entertainment and Kadokawa Pictures USA have announced The Third: The Girl with the Blue Eye Complete DVD Collection: a 6-disc DVD boxed set that will contain all 24 episodes of the series. The anime is based on a series of manga written by Ryou Hoshino and illustrated by Nao Goto, and follows the […]

CBR Interviews Craig Kyle on "Hulk Vs."

by Ed Liuon January 30, 2009
Comic Book Resources has spoken with Craig Kyle on Hulk Vs., the new direct-to-video movie from Marvel Animation and Lionsgate. Kyle discusses how the previous Marvel direct-to-video movies led to this one, the relationship between the DTV’s Wolverine and the one in Wolverine and the X-Men (note: some spoilers for Wolverine and the X-Men), the […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New April Titles Including "Freedom" Box Set

by Classic Speedyon January 30, 2009
A few new Bandai titles are set for April releases: * Freedom Box Set: 4/7/09 – $39.98 * Ghost Slayers Ayashi Part 2: 4/7/09 – $39.98 * Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory Complete Collection (Anime Legends): 4/21/09 – $49.98 [Source: RightStuf ]

PR: VIZ Media Announces Animated DVD Releases for April 2009

by Ed Liuon January 30, 2009
VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES ANIMATED DVD RELEASES FOR APRIL 2009 San Francisco, CA, January 28, 2009 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive publishing, animation and licensing companies, has announced their DVD lineup for April 2009, which include animated favorites such as HUNTER X HUNTER, DEATH NOTE, NARUTO, […]

PR: Right Stuf/Nozomi Entertainment & Kadokawa Announce "The Third" Complete DVD Set

by Ed Liuon January 30, 2009
RIGHT STUF/NOZOMI ENTERTAINMENT & KADOKAWA PICTURES USA Announce THE THIRD: THE GIRL WITH THE BLUE EYE Complete DVD Collection First-ever collection of acclaimed series streets on April 28, 2009 GRIMES, IA, January 29, 2009 – Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc./Nozomi Entertainment and Kadokawa Pictures USA are pleased to announce the release of THE […]