Publishers Weekly is reporting that the anime series Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit (Seirei No Moribito) will be premiering on the Adult Swim programming block on Cartoon Network on August 24, 2008. No time slot has been announced at this time. As we’ve previously reported, the series is being handled by Media Blasters. In addition, […]
A number of new DVDs have been announced by Bandai Entertainment for September: * Clamp School Detectives: 9/16/08 – $49.98 * Di Gi Charat Nyo! vol. 9: 9/16/08 – $24.98 * Galaxy Angel X vol. 1: 9/2/08 – $49.98 * Gurren Lagann vol. 3: 9/2/08 – $29.98 * Lucky Star vol. 3: 9/2/08 – $29.98 […]
The New York Anime Festival has announced that Japanese voice actor Rie Tanaka will be appearing at this year’s convention in September. Tanaka is best known as Lacus Clyne in the anime series Gundam SEED, Chii in Chobits, and Suigintou in Rozen Maiden. For full details, read the press release here.
RIE TANAKA BRINGS HER FAMOUS VOICE TO NYAF PROLIFIC JAPANESE VOICE ACTRESS TO ATTEND THE NEW YORK ANIME FESTIVAL AS A GUEST OF HONOR Norwalk, CT, July 17, 2008: The New York Anime Festival (NYAF) today announced famous Japanese voice actress Rie Tanaka will appear at its 2008 event as a Guest of Honor. Ms. […]
He-Man is up to his greatest challenge ever, facing not only his arch-enemy Skeletor, but the horrible threat of King Hiss in He-Man & the Masters of the Universe (2002): Volume 3 from BCI. The 3 disc set contains the final 13 episodes which was titled Masters of the Universe Vs. The Snake Men. Each […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WITNESS THE FINAL BATTLE OF GOOD VS. EVIL! HE-MAN® AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE® Volume Three Includes the Final 13 Episodes From the 2002 Emmy®-Award Winning Series Debuts on DVD on August 5, 2008 New Hope, MN (July 17, 2008) BCI Entertainment is pleased to announce the DVD release of […]
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Warner will release the complete run of Batman: The Animated Series in Batman: The Complete Animated Series. The 17-disc set will contains every episode from the show and a special Bonus feature disc and a 40 page book featuring never before seen artwork. The big set will be in stores on November […]
The Hollywood Reporter is stating that Batman DVDs have topped the sales charts for the week ending July 13, 2008, with the direct-to-video Batman Gotham Knight animated movie taking the top spot in standard DVD sales, followed by the reissued DVD of Batman Begins. The two movies switch places on the Blu-ray sales chart.
Anime News Network is reporting that a third season of the anime series Black Lagoon has been green-lit to start production. The source is a jacket band to the latest novelization of the original manga by Rei Hiroe. The series centers on a Japanese salaryman who takes up with a band of pirates in the […]
Writer Alan Burnett has been interviewed by Comic Book Resources about his work scripting the “Deadshot” chapter of Batman Gotham Knight. Burnett discusses how much he loves the final direct-to-video movie, why he selected Deadshot for the antagonist of his chapter, and how he feels about his work on later episodes of Superfriends.