"The Life and Times of Tim" Coming to DVD

by Classic Speedyon November 14, 2008
The HBO adult animated series The Life and Times of Tim is tentatively scheduled for a DVD release on 3/24/09, according to an Amazon listing. Its price is currently listed as $29.98. Episode count and special features aren’t yet revealed. [Source: ]

Tinker Bell Becomes Smallest Wax Figure at Madame Tussauds

by Ed Liuon November 13, 2008
A 5.5 inch tall rendition of Tinker Bell has become the smallest wax figure to join the lineup at Madame Tussauds famous wax museum in London, England. The figure, which was unveiled on November 10, 2008, celebrates the release of Tinker Bell’s direct-to-video movie on DVD and Blu-ray disc. For full details, including a photo […]

PR: World’s Most Famous Fairy Tinker Bell Immortalized in Wax at Madame Tussauds

by Ed Liuon November 12, 2008
The World’s Most Famous Fairy Tinker Bell Immortalized in Wax as the SMALLEST CREATION EVER at Legendary Madame Tussauds (In this photo illustration, sculptor Steven Mansfield poses with a tiny waxwork model of the fairy Tinker Bell, which was unveiled at Madame Tussauds on November 10, 2008 in London, England. The figure is the smallest […]

Uncut "Bleach" and "Death Note" Available on Xbox Live

by Ed Liuon November 12, 2008
VIZ Media has announced that their hit anime series Bleach and Death Note are available uncut on the Xbox Live download-to-own (DTO) video service for the Xbox 360 console. Each episode will be 160 Microsoft Points. For full details, read the press release here.

PR: Bleach and Death Note Uncut Available on Xbox Live

by Ed Liuon November 12, 2008
San Francisco, CA, November 11, 2008 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive publishing, animation and licensing companies, has announced the availability of the hit animated action series BLEACH and DEATH NOTE (both Uncut and English dubbed) on the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment console from […]

Batman vs. Batman?

by Dan Collinson November 12, 2008
Holy bizarre lawsuits! E!Online reports that Huseyin Kalkan, the mayor of the small oil-producing town of Batman in Turkey, is suing Warner Brothers and Christopher Nolan, director of The Dark Knight for a cut in the film’s royalties in exchange for using the city’s name without permission. A Warner Brothers rep, meanwhile, says the studio […]

Media Blasters Announces New February Titles Including "Moribito" Vol. 3

by Classic Speedyon November 12, 2008
Two new titles are coming out in February 2009 from Media Blasters: * Moribito Vol. 3: 2/10/09 – $24.99 * Night Head Genesis vol. 3: 2/17/09 – $21.99 In addition, Doujin Work is being released on 2/24/09 in a version bundled with a volume of the manga. It is priced at $24.99. [Source: RightStuf ]

"Ouran High School Host Club": Awwww

by Classic Speedyon November 10, 2008
You know a show’s good when its appeal transcends its target demographic. Case in point: Ouran High School Host Club, a shojo series (meaning it was originally made for girls 7-18 years old) that has many elements that can be enjoyed by all audiences, thanks to its light-hearted and at times satirical approach. The set-up […]

Top Ten Anime Properties For Q3 2008

by Classic Speedyon November 10, 2008
According to ICv2, the top ten anime properties for the third quarter of 2008 are as follows: 1) Batman: Gotham Knight 2) Dragon Ball Z 3) Naruto 4) Death Note 5) Afro Samurai 6) Pokemon 7) Devil May Cry 8) Vexille 9) Bleach 10) Appleseed Ex Machina The list is based on sales from all […]

World’s Finest Interviews "Batman: Brave & the Bold" Staff

by Ed Liuon November 10, 2008
The World’s Finest Online has interviewed several cast and crew members behind Batman: The Brave and the Bold, which debuts on Cartoon Network this Friday, November 14, 2008. Diedrich Bader discusses his role as Batman, as well as a number of his other voice acting roles. Story editor Michael Jelenic discusses the approach the new […]