PR: VIZ Media Launches Hit Action Anime Series MÄR on DVD

by Ed Liuon June 14, 2007
VIZ MEDIA LAUNCHES HIT ACTION ANIME SERIES MÄR ON DVD Series About A Nerdy Boy Transformed Into A Hero Also A Popular Manga And A Staple Of Toonami Jetstream San Francisco, CA, June 13, 2007 — VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive publishing, animation and licensing companies, […]

PR: It’s a Summer Wrap Party as YTV and Treehouse Get their Phreak on for Fall

by Ed Liuon June 14, 2007
T’S A SUMMER WRAP PARTY AS YTV AND TREEHOUSE GET THEIR PHREAK ON FOR FALL (June 13, 2007 – Toronto , Canada ) This August, YTV is gearing up for fall as viewers get a glimpse of hot new shows like Storm Hawks and Legion of Superheroes with Sneek Peek Week. And that’s not all […]

PR: "Happy Tree Friends Volume 3" on DVD from BCI August 7th

by Ed Liuon June 14, 2007
Come On Get Happy! Dear Journalist: On August 7, 2007, join BCI and Mondo Media as they give you a gory good time with Happy Friends Volume 3 on DVD. The wild animated series, which started as a quick clip internet craze, has now become a full-length TV series. Not meant for little kids, these […]

Spinning The Spectacular – Brandon Vietti Talks Spider-Man: The New Animated Series

by Stuon June 14, 2007
Having served on such series as The Batman, Starship Troopers, The Legion Of Superheroes and the upcomingSuperman: Doomsday, The Marvel Animation Age and Toon Zones News caught up with Brandon Vietti in an e-mail interview to talk about his work on the 3D Spider-Man: The New Animated Series, which aired on MTV in 2003. TOON […]

FUNimation Announces New September Titles Including "Witchblade"

by Dr. Daedaluson June 14, 2007
The anime adaption of Witchblade sees its first volume release on 9/25/07. It will be available in both regular ($29.98) and special editions ($44.98). Quite a few box sets are planned as well. Fullmetal Alchemist Season 1 Part 1 will be released on 9/18/07. It will contain the first 16 episodes. Spiral will get a […]

"Moon Phase": The Cat Ears Come Off

by Dukeon June 14, 2007
In the face of grand evil, hope comes in the form of three young girls not even old enough to attend high school and a guy so dense he doesn’t even realize his own power. Yeah, the heroes of Moon Phase are in trouble. Previously on Moon Phase, more vampire henchmen were sent to bring […]

"Winnie the Pooh" Friendship Edition DVD Coming June 19

by Ed Liuon June 13, 2007
Disney has announced details of the Winnie the Pooh Friendship Edition DVD, scheduled for release on June 19, 2007. The disc will contain many of the earliest Pooh short films, numerous behind-the-scenes featurettes, and the first episode of the My Friends Tigger and Pooh TV series. The disc will retail for $29.99. Read the full […]

Pixar’s "Up" Scheduled for 2009

by Ed Liuon June 13, 2007
Variety is reporting that Pixar Animation Studios is scheduling a new film for release in 2009. Titled Up, the movie will be about “a 70-year-old man who teams with a wilderness ranger to fight beasts and villains.” Monsters Inc’s Pete Docter was named as the director, with Bob Peterson writing and co-directing. The article also […]

Getting the Kitchen Craft Right in "Ratatouille"

by Ed Liuon June 13, 2007
The New York Times‘ Dining and Wine section has taken a look behind the scenes at Disney/Pixar’s Ratatouille (registration required), detailing how the crew of the movie were compelled to observe and eat at many fine French restaurants and work with French Laundry chef Thomas Keller to get the food preparation right for the movie. […]

Jason Hall on "Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures"

by Ed Liuon June 13, 2007
Writer Jason Hall was interviewed by’s PULSE News about his contributions to the recent Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures comic books published by Dark Horse and based on the animated series that aired on Cartoon Network. Hall discusses his favorite things about the comics and how his stories borrow from other Star Wars comics […]