Clampett Studio Collections will begin distributing Marvel Animation art, Animation Magazine reports. The company’s offerings, which were showcased at the New York Art Expo, include pieces from Ultimate Avengers: The Movie, The Fantastic Four: World’s Greatest Heroes, and other Marvel animated properties.
Marvel has made the trailer available for their upcoming animated DTV, Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow. The feature will debut on DVD in August 2008. Marvel’s plot synopsis for the upcoming feature is, “The children of the Avengers must rise up to their parents’ legends and stop the villainous android Ultron in Marvel’s next feature […]
Starz Media announced that content from Starz and subsidiary Manga Entertainment will be available on Apple’s iTunes Store starting today. Titles available now include Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Noein, Tokko, and Tactics. Manga Entertainment joins FUNimation, Central Park Media. and Anime Works in providing anime content on iTunes. Single episodes are $1.99 […]
Momo is forced to pick her true love of the week: the dull-as-drying-paint Toji, or the funny-and-heartfelt Kairi. At the same time, Sae just may be pregnant with the child of Kairi’s brother. Sounds like the people in my old high school. In the final volume of Peach Girl, the truth shall set you free! […]
SouthParkStudios.com has launched on the Internet, providing streaming video of the entire run of Comedy Central’s South Park available on-line for free. Adobe Flash is required to view all the video clips.
The World’s Finest Online has published an interview with Kevin Manthei, composer for the direct-to-video movie Justice League: The New Frontier. Manthei discusses his approach to scoring the movie, the difficulties that the project presented, and his upcoming work in Batman: Gotham Knight and the Kung Fu Panda video game.
San Diego, CA (March 25, 2008)-Fans of Speed Racer are about to get a legend for the ages. In April, IDW Publishing (www.idwpublishing.com) will debut the Speed Racer: Chronicles of the Racer trade paperback, which expands the decades-old mythos of the iconic Speed Racer into an exciting new direction as it tells the stories of […]
North American Anime licensing and distributing company FUNimation Entertainment confirmed recently with Anime News Network that they have the North American rights to Studio GONZO titles Mahou Sensei Negima! Haru and Mahou Sensei Negima! Natsu. FUNimation also confirmed the yet unlicensed status of Romeo x Juliet. As previously reported, FUNimation also acts a North American […]
Let us now have a few words of sympathy for the poor FUNimation writer-producers tasked with translating/adapting Glass Fleet for the English-speaking market. Bad enough they had to meet and master the great, gushing torrents of bland, meaningless, personality-free verbiage that inundate this series. More challenging, I suspect, was a maintenance of fortitude in the […]
The Baki the Grappler: Season 2 Box Set, collecting volumes 7 through 12 of the series, hits DVD shelves today. To mark this release, here are the opening paragraphs of and links to Toon Zone News’s reviews of each volume in the set, as published at the time they were released to DVD in the […]