Marvel Misses Its Mark

by Weathermanon August 9, 2007
Despite posting strong sales gains compared to the previous year, Marvel missed its target for sales in their second quarter 2007 fiscals sales results. Despite posting a 111% increase in operating revenue to 56 million dollars and a 78.5% increase in net income to 29.1 million dollars. While licensed products and comic sales were strong, […]

"Tom & Jerry Spotlight Collection" Volume 3 contents announced

by Dan Collinson August 8, 2007 has a list of episodes and bonus features for the Tom & Jerry Spotlight Collection: Volume 3. Disc 1: A Mouse In the House (1947) Hatch Up Your Troubles (1949) Love That Pup (1949) (Tyke the Pup’s debut) Jerry’s Diary (1949) Tennis Chumps (1949) The Framed Cat (1950) His Mouse Friday (1951) The Duck […]

"Disgaea" Volume 3 Is Unsure What it Wants to Be

by Dukeon August 8, 2007
You know, there’s been a recent surge in RPG anime, from series based on such actual RPGs as Final Fantasy Unlimited, Star Ocean EX, and Tales of Symphonia, to RPG-ish series like Elemental Gelade. Now we have another entry in the market: Disgaea. In Disgaea, there are three worlds: Earth, Celestia (essentially Heaven), and the […]

The Complete "Dr. Katz" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson August 7, 2007 reports that Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist:The Complete Series will be out on November 20th. The box set will contain every episode on 13 discs, and a collectibe book with new Katz stories and artwork.

"Looney Tunes Golden Collection" Vol. 5 Contents Announced

by Classic Speedyon August 6, 2007
As previously reported at Toon Zone, Looney Tunes Golden Collection has been announced for a 10/30/07 release. Here are the contents of the set: Disc 1: “Bugs and Daffy” -14 Carrot Rabbit – 1952 – Friz Freleng -Ali Baba Bunny*^ – 1957 – Chuck Jones -Buccaneer Bunny – 1948 – Friz Freleng -Bugs’ Bonnets – […]

Mongolian Chop Suey: "Beck" on Form

by Jameson August 6, 2007
BECK: Mongolian Chop Squad is an odd beast: an anime ambiguity, a musical misfit, a punk peculiarity. It does come with a free plectrum, though. Looks like someone enjoys a little T-Shirt bootlegging.. If you pick up this DVD while looking for the standard anime manga attributes—over-the-top fights; large breasts; big explosions; big, big guns—you […]

Publisher’s Weekly Interviews Arina Tanemura

by Weathermanon August 4, 2007
Publisher’s Weekly has posted an interview they did with Arina Tanemura. She is the writer behind the manga for Full Moon o Shagashite, Gentlemen’s Alliance Cross and Kamikaze Kaito Jeanne. The interview can be found here,….html?nid=2789. [source:]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New October Titles Including "Zegapain"

by Classic Speedyon August 3, 2007
Four new titles, all set for a 10/2/07 release, have been announced by Bandai Entertainment: * .hack//Roots vol. 4: 100 min. – $24.98 * Galaxy Angel AA vol. 3: 75 min. – $24.98 * Rescue Me: Mave-chan: 30 min. – $9.98 * Zegapain vol. 1: 125 min. – $29.98 (regular); $39.98 (w/artbox) [Source: RightStuf ]

"Rozen Maiden" Vol. 1: Hello, Dolly!

by Classic Speedyon August 3, 2007
You can make any concept into an anime. Case in point: Rozen Maiden, which is all about dolls. Specifically, dolls dressed in fancy gothic/Victorian-style clothes, that can walk, talk, and battle each other. Battle, you say? Yes, a batch of these dolls frequently fight each other to win the Alice Game, which gives them supreme […]

"Smurfs" is Officially Coming to DVD

by Javeon August 2, 2007
On December 4, the first 19 episodes of the series, along with The Smurfs Springtime Special will hit the shelves with “The Smurfs: Season One, Volume One”. This 2-disc set will have a runtime of of 345 minutes and will have an initial price of $26.99. More details at