Details Revealed on "Aria the Animation" DVD Set

by Ed Liuon June 20, 2008
Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment have released details about the first season DVD set for Aria the Animation, the anime series adapted from Kozue Amano’s best-selling manga. The four-DVD set will include all 13-episodes of the first season of the show, which centers on a young girl aspiring to a career as a gondolier on […]

Complete "Liberty’s Kids" Series on DVD in October 2008

by Ed Liuon June 20, 2008
Shout! Factory has announced the Liberty’s Kids: The Complete Series DVD boxed set, which will be released on October 14, 2008. The six-disc set will include all 40 episodes of the show, which followed three kids who worked in Benjamin Franklin’s print shop during the American Revolution. Renowned newsman Walter Cronkite provides the voice of […]

PR: Right Stuf’s Nozomi Entertainment Announces "Aria the Animation" DVD Collection

by Ed Liuon June 20, 2008
RIGHT STUF’S NOZOMI ENTERTAINMENT Announces the ARIA THE ANIMATION DVD Collection First season of Aria anime adaptation scheduled for September 30, 2008 GRIMES, IA, June 19, 2008 – Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc. and Nozomi Entertainment are pleased to announce the release of the ARIA the ANIMATION DVD Collection on September 30, 2008. […]

PR: This October, Let Freedom Ring with "Liberty’s Kids: The Complete Series" DVD

by Ed Liuon June 20, 2008
THIS OCTOBER, LET FREEDOM RING! LIBERTY’S KIDS: THE COMPLETE SERIES Walter Cronkite, Annette Bening, Whoopi Goldberg, Dustin Hoffman, Billy Crystal, Ben Stiller, Liam Neeson, Michael York, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone and General Norman Schwarzkopf Headline the All-Star Voice Cast All 40 Adventurous Episodes in a Collectible 6-DVD Box Set, Packed with Colorful and Entertaining Bonus […]

"Transformers Animated" DVD is Full Throttle Fun

by Ed Liuon June 20, 2008
I grew up in the 1980’s, the golden age of toy-commercials disguised as animated entertainment, and while I watched my share of these shows, I never managed to get into The Transformers. In hindsight, this seems like an odd omission, considering the number of my friends who were fans and the number of elements in […]

"Batman Gotham Knight" Premieres at WizardWorld Chicago on June 28, 2008

by Ed Liuon June 19, 2008
Wizard World Chicago will host the world premiere of Batman Gotham Knight on June 28, 2008. The premiere will be at 7:00 PM (Central) in the 1,500-seat hall within the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center. Tickets for the event will be distributed starting at 10:00 AM on Saturday, June 28, 2008, at the ticketing area. […]

PR: Batman Gotham Knight World Premiere & Panel Set for June 28, 2008 at WW Chicago

by Ed Liuon June 19, 2008
DC UNIVERSE ANIMATED ORIGINAL MOVIE BATMAN GOTHAM KNIGHT WORLD PREMIERE & PANEL SET FOR JUNE 28, 2008 AT WIZARD WORLD CHICAGO Executive Producer Bruce Timm & Award-Winning Writers Josh Olson, Brian Azzarello, Greg Rucka and Alan Burnett Headline Panel following 7:00 pm Premiere of Third DC Universe Animated Original PG-13 Movie; Filmmakers Slated for Autograph […]

Wolverine, Princess Fiona, and Mr. Burns Actors Get Stars

by Dan Collinson June 19, 2008
The Associated Press reports that 25 stars will be on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next year. Among the list include actor Hugh Jackman (Wolverine from the X-Men films), Cameron Diaz (Princess Fiona from the Shrek films), Harry Shearer (Saturday Night Live and the voice of Mr. Burns on The Simpsons), Robert Downey Jr. (Iron […]

IDW Asks "What If?" with "All Hail Megatron" #1 on July 9, 2008

by Ed Liuon June 19, 2008
On July 9, 2008, IDW will publish All Hail Megatron #1, the first of a 12-part Transformers series that depicts what would happen if the Decepticons succeeded in conquering an Earth without the Autobots to keep them in check. The series will be written by Shane McCarthy and featuring art by Guido Guidi. For full […]

"Jane and the Dragon" Lands on DVD on August 19, 2008

by Ed Liuon June 19, 2008
Shout! Factory will be releasing the first volume of Jane and the Dragon on DVD on August 19, 2008. Adapted from Martin Baynton’s popular children’s books, the show centers on a young girl who becomes a knight’s apprentice with the help of a friendly, wisecracking dragon. The show currently airs on NBC, ION, Telemundo, and […]