2008 Primetime Emmy Animated Programming Nominations Revealed

by Matt Hazudaon July 17, 2008
The 60th annual Emmy Award nominations were revealed today, and the following animated programs are up for awards: Outstanding Animated Program (for Programming Less Than One Hour) Creature Comforts America • Don’t Choke To Death, Please • CBS • Aardman Animations production in association with The Gotham Group King Of The Hill • Death Picks […]

PR: Right Stuf’s Nozomi Entertainment Unveils Trailer for "Aria the Animation"

by Ed Liuon July 17, 2008
RIGHT STUF’S NOZOMI ENTERTAINMENT Unveils Trailer for ARIA The ANIMATION at aria.rightstuf.comBox set now available for pre-order, scheduled for Sept. 30, 2008 GRIMES, IA, July 16, 2008 – Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc. and Nozomi Entertainment are pleased to unveil the trailer for ARIA The ANIMATION, now playing at ( ). […]

Comic Book Resources Interviews Josh Olson on "Batman Gotham Knight"

by Ed Liuon July 16, 2008
Comic Book Resources has posted a brief interview with Oscar-winning screenwriter Josh Olson about his segment in the Batman Gotham Knight direct-to-video movie. Olson discusses why his agent thinks he’s crazy, the inspiration for his chapter “Have I Got a Story for You,” how he approached writing his first cartoon, and what he’s working on […]

VIZ Media Announces San Diego Comic-Con 2008 Special Events

by Ed Liuon July 16, 2008
VIZ Media has issued a press release detailing the special events and guests they will be hosting at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con between July 24-27, 2008. Bleach creator Tite Kubo will host a special panel on Saturday, July 25, from 1:00 – 2:00 PM, and also host one-hour signing sessions at the VIZ Media […]

PR: VIZ Media Brings Bleach Creator Tite Kubo, LA Laker Girls, & Greg Oden to SDCC08

by Ed Liuon July 16, 2008
VIZ MEDIA WELCOMES BLEACH CREATOR TITE KUBO, THE LOS ANGELES LAKER GIRLS AND NBA STAR GREG ODEN TO 2008 COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL Array Of Notable Personal Appearances And Events In Booth 4113 Celebrate Dual SHONEN JUMP Anniversaries And Showcase Hit Manga Series BLEACH, REAL And SLAM DUNK San Francisco, CA, July 16, 2008 – VIZ Media, […]

"Super Robot Wars OG: Divine Wars Volume 6" Presents A Divine Last Stand

by Jon Ton July 16, 2008
Volume 6 of Super Robot Wars brings a conclusion of sorts to the ongoing battle with the Divine Crusaders, but it’s clear that darker forces await our heroes over the horizon. With just over 10 episodes left to the end of the series, the war between the Federation and Bian Zoldark’s Divine Crusaders is starting […]

"Naruto," "Death Note," "Bleach" Available on iTunes

by Ed Liuon July 16, 2008
VIZ Media has announced that three of its hit anime series are now available at Apple’s iTunes store for purchase. Two volumes of Naruto (Uncut) season 1 are $22.99 each. The complete Death Note may be purchased for $31.99. 21 episodes of Bleach, which consist of the first two story arcs of the show, are […]

PR: VIZ Media’s Naruto (Uncut), Bleach, and Death Note Now Available on iTunes

by Ed Liuon July 15, 2008
VIZ Media’s NARUTO (Uncut), BLEACH and DEATH NOTE Now Available on the iTunes Store Complete Seasons of Action-Packed NARUTO And BLEACH And All 37 Episodes Of DEATH NOTE Available on iTunes San Francisco, CA, JULY 15, 2008 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive publishing, animation and […]

Marvel & BET to Show "Panther" Preview at Comic-Con

by Dan Collinson July 15, 2008
Superhero Hype reports that Marvel and BET will show a sneak peek of the upcoming cartoon The Black Panther at this year’s annual Comic-Con in San Diego on Saturday July 26. The series will be adapted from the first six issues written by BET President of Entertainment, Reginald Hudlin. The series will air on BET […]

"Smurfs: Season 1-Volume 2" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson July 15, 2008 reports that Warner is releasing The Smurfs: Season 1-Volume 2. The 2-disc set contains 20 more remastered cartoons, as well as the bonus feature “I Smurf the Smurf.” The set will be in stores on October 7th.