Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has interviewed Chris Ayres on his work directing the English adaptation of the Xenosaga anime. Ayres, a veteran of anime voice acting himself, discusses the connections between the anime and the video game franchise, as well as the challenges and benefits those connections raise.
More images from the season premieres of The Batman and Legion of Superheroes are surfacing around the Internet. Both season premieres will debut this Saturday, September 22, 2007, starting at 11:00 AM (Eastern/Pacific) for Legion of Superheroes and 11:30 AM for The Batman.
IESB.net has posted a ten-minute streaming video preview of Justice League: The New Frontier, the next direct-to-video animated movie underway from DC and Warner Brothers Animation. The preview includes comments from writer/artist Darwyn Cooke, director Dave Bullock, WB Animation’s Bruce Timm and Stan Berkowitz, and DC Comics’ Dan Didio and Paul Levitz. The featurette seems […]
On Friday, October 12, 2007 from 7pm – 8m (ET/PT), Cartoon Network will be airing an all-new episode of Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends in 3-D. By going to Cartoon Network’s special website, people can learn how to obtain a pair of 3-D glasses for the airing. In conjunction with this event, HouseParty.com is offering […]
THE HILARIOUS ANIMATED TALE OF THE MOST OUTRAGEOUS SCHOOL EVER ARRIVES ON DVD WAYSIDE THE MOVIE Uproarious Story Based on the Best-Selling Books Enrolls on DVD September 25, 2007 HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – The side-splitting story of a wildly unusual school and its quirky students and teachers arrives on DVD when WAYSIDE The Movie makes its […]
A few new Media Blasters DVDs have been announced. Complete collections include Princess Princess, which has a 12/18/07 release date and is priced at $24.95, and Midori Days, a reprice re-release which has a 12/4/07 release at $24.95. The sole single disc release is Phoenix vol. 2, which will be released on 12/4/07 for $19.95. […]
Finally releasing from the Disney Vault Walt Disney’s The Jungle Book 2-Disc Platinum Edition DVD Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of this Jumpin’ Jungle Classic Spectacular Restoration with Enhanced Picture and Sound On DVD October 2 For A Limited Time Only On October 2nd , Walt Disney Home Entertainment will celebrate The Jungle Book’s 40th anniversary […]
A new video clip for Back to the Barnyard has been posted by Nickelodeon. It is available in both QuickTime and Windows Media formats. Back to the Barnyard will debut on Friday, September 29, 2007, at 9:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific).
France will use the animated film Persepolis as its representative for the Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award. The movie is based on the graphic novel memoir of Marjane Satrapi about her life growing up during the Islamic Revolution of Iran. The film has drawn criticism from the Iranian government, but has been selected to […]
The New York Times takes a look at Nickelodeon’s push for higher-end electronics that feature the network’s most popular animated characters (free registration required). Items such as SpongeBob DVD players and digital photo frames will be on sale at retailers this month, and are meant to compete with similar products coming from competitors like the […]