The 65th Annual Golden Globe awards named Disney/Pixar’s Ratatouille the best animated feature film of 2007, beating out DreamWorks Animation’s Bee Movie and 20th Century Fox’s The Simpsons Movie.
Comic Book Resources has just posted a late panel report about Kobun Shizuno’s appearance at the New York Anime Festival, where he discussed his work co-directing Evangelion 1.0: You (Are) Not Alone. The panel report covers Shizuno’s entry into the animation business, his attitudes towards the recent downturn the anime industry is experiencing, what it’s […]
My name is Ed, and I am a Dungeons and Dragons geek. I’ve played four different versions of the pencil-and-paper game, and may have played every computer RPG version since the famous “Gold Box” games. However, despite the enduring popularity of the game, the franchise has never had much success in media other than novels […]
Superhero Hype reports that Felicity star Keri Russell will play the voice of the Amazing Amazon in the animated Direct-to-DVD version of Wonder Woman. The animated video is slated to arrive in late 2008/early 2009.
BCI has announced it’ll release the 2002 version of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe on DVD. The first Volume is set to be released on February 19th. The first set will contain all 13 episodes from the first season that aired on Cartoon Network, and each episode will contain a different moral that […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE<O</O <O</O TAKE HOME THE POWER!<O</O HE-MAN® <O</O AND THE <O</O MASTERS <O</O OF THE UNIVERSE®<O</O <O</O Includes the First 13 Episodes<O</O From the 2002 Emmy®-Award Winning Series<O</O Debuts on DVD on February 19, 2008 <O</O <O</O New Hope, MN (January 9, 2007) – BCI Entertainment announces the much-anticipated DVD release of HE-MAN®AND […]
Cartoon Network launched into 2008 with the half-hour original series premiere of TRANSFORMERS ANIMATED (Saturday, Jan. 5, 10:30 a.m.), charting impressive double-digit delivery and ratings gains among key kid demos and ranking #1 in its time period versus all broadcast and cable competition with boys 6-11 and boys 2-11, according to preliminary data from Nielsen […]
It sometimes seems that Japanese animation ranges over a smaller field than you might hope. Fighting. Big breasts. Confused young protagonists. Big breasts. Naive females with big breasts. More fighting. Comical sweat drops, big breasts and some more fighting for the sake of naive women with big breasts. Smoking isn’t cool. Unless you’re Ginko. Remember […]
RightStuf announced the first season of Emma: A Victorian Romance, an anime romance series from 2005 set in 19th century London. It will be released on 6/24/08 for $49.99, and will contain all twelve episodes from season one. [Source: RightStuf ]
Looking back, I see growing up in the UK in the 1980s as a uniquely soulless experience. When I was eight, my favourite drink was Coca-Cola, my favourite treat on a day out was a visit to McDonalds, and my favourite cartoon action hero was a guy designed solely to sell plastic action figures. (If […]