San Diego Comic-Con 2007: Complete On-Site Coverage (Update 19)

by on July 29, 2007
San Diego Comic-Con 2007 is currently underway in sunny San Diego, California and Toon Zone News’ Karl Olson, Matt Hazuda and Alex Weitzman are on the scene. Stay tuned for continuing coverage live from San Diego Comic-Con all weekend long. Links to all of Toon Zone News’ coverage so far can be found here: TZ […]

TZ @ SDCC: ADV To Dub WHV’s "Appleseed: Ex Machina" And Other News (Updated)

by on July 29, 2007
At ADV’s Comic Con panel, company co-founder Matt Greenfield and manga division head Chris Oarr turned out with some very interesting news in hand. For starters, Matt Greenfield announced that ADV’s production side will be handling the dub for Warner Home Video’s new anime property, Appleseed: Ex Machina. Beyond just that, Greenfield also noted that […]

"The Simpsons Movie": Ay Caramba, It’s a Winner!

by SB20xxon July 29, 2007
I’ve been a Simpsons fan for as long as I can remember. I first saw it when I was probably five or six. (If I recall correctly, it was “The Call of the Simpsons”, back when it first aired). I’ve been a big fan ever since and have seen each episode countless times, whether in […]

"The Littles" is Pushed Back

by Dan Collinson July 28, 2007 reports that the complete Unedited version of The Littles have been delayed. The release date is now from October 16th to November 13th.

TZ @ SDCC: "Gumby Essentials" DVD Set to Restore and Remaster Classic Cartoons

by Ed Liuon July 28, 2007
At the San Diego Comic-Con, the Gumby Essentials DVD set was announced. The DVD will contain Gumby episodes from the 1960’s, 1970’s, and 1980’s selected by Gumby creator Art Clokey. All the cartoons on the collection will be digitally remastered, and the 1950’s cartoons will be fully restored to their original 11-minute running time. The […]

TZ @ SDCC: "Futurama" DTV Notes (Updated)

by on July 28, 2007
Toon Zone News’ Matt Hazuda is reporting on-site from San Diego Comic-Con 2007 and brings us the following details from the panel for Futurama. The four upcoming direct to video (DTV) movies were discussed, along with some of the tradeoffs. While they will be able to push the content a little further, budget cuts have […]

"To Heart" Volume 2: It Just Keeps Going, and Going, and Going …

by on July 28, 2007
High school life should never be boring. You have field day, which is always a good way to either get exercise or see girls in some nice short shorts. Sure, you may have to dodge that manga girl (who would want to hang out with someone who keeps referencing their interests? Oooh, Henshin Justice got […]

Anime Bento Brings More Anime to the Big Screen

by Weathermanon July 28, 2007
The Anime Bento movie festival, organized and presented by NCM Fathom, will be bringing four anime movies to the big screen this fall at over 250 theatres in a series of 4 one night only showings. The festival starts with Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles on September 19th and continues with Full Metal Alchemist: The Movie-Conqueror […]

TZ @ SDCC: Boondocks Season Two Plot Teasers

by on July 28, 2007
At San Diego Comic-Con on Friday, the crew from The Boondocks held a panel and they spent a portion of it discussing plots for upcoming episodes of season two. Because the following may contain spoilers, this story has been kept separate from our previous article on the Boondocks panel. Plots mentioned for the upcoming season […]

TZ @ SDCC: WB Animation Showcases "The Batman" and "Legion of Superheroes"

by on July 28, 2007
The panel for Friday, July 27th at Comic-Con featured a nicely lengthy discussion of the two new seasons of WB’s currently-running comic book cartoons, The Batman and Legion of Superheroes. Both shows will be premiering their new seasons – #5 for The Batman and #2 for Legion – on Saturday, September 22. Legion came first, […]