The Superman Homepage reports that various DC Comics shows can now be purchased on iTunes. Internet surfers can purchase episodes of Superman: The Animated Series, Batman: The Animated Series, Batman Beyond, the 60s Aquaman cartoons, the Fleischer Superman cartoons, or the first season of the Superfriends in either separate episodes or in season sets.
Upon finding a happy loophole in Disney’s misguided treatment of its Marvel animation properties, Liberation Entertainment has announced it will be releasing the contents of its various Marvel cartoon library on DVD, starting with this first volume of The Incredible Hulk from 1996, which lasted two season on the now defunct UPN network. The set […]
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Warner is bringing all 6 seasons of The Flintstones on DVD in The Flintstones: The Complete Series. The 24-disc set contains every episode from “The Flintstone Flyer” to “The Great Gazoo”, and the box set is in the shape of the family’s TV set. The box set will be in stores on […]
FUNimation announced that it has distribution, manufacturing, marketing, and sales rights to many recent Geneon titles. They plan to release the following: –Black Lagoon & The Second Barrage –Elemental Gelade –Ergo Proxy –Familiar of Zero, The –Fate/Stay Night –Hellsing Ultimate –Kamichu –Karin –Kyo Kara Maoh! (Season 2) –Law of Ueki, The –Lyrical Nanoha –Paradise Kiss […]
Bandai Visual’s Freedom certainly lives up to its name, resolutely refusing to settle down in one place for very long. What started off as a grand conspiracy theory sci-fi story set on the Moon turned into a post-apocalyptic wasteland buddy flick by volumes 4 and 5 of the series. With volume 6, Freedom returns to […]
Canada’s YTV has released their programming schedule for the month of August. Highlights include a sneak peek at The Mighty B! and a marathon of Pokémon episodes, in addition to the usual array of animated movies. For full details, read the press release here.
Imagi Animation Studios and Summit Entertainment will be showing off their new CGI animated feature film Astro Boy at this year’s Anime Expo 2008 in Los Angeles, CA, from July 3-6, 2008 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The movie is based on the seminal anime and manga by Osamu Tezuka. A special edition Astro […]
The New York Anime Festival 2008 will be hosting the World Cosplay Summit’s Official USA Preliminary Round, with the winners of the Cosplay Masquerade receiving a trip to Japan to represent the United States in the World Cosplay Summit Finals. The convention will be held from September 26-28, 2008, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention […]
Fight Club director David Fincher and Blur Studio have optioned Eric Powell’s The Goon for a CGI animated feature film. The Goon is a darkly humorous comic published by Dark Horse about a misshapen mob lord battling zombie priests, mad scientists, and Spanish-speaking giant lizards. UPDATED July 3, 2008: The Hollywood Reporter has a bit […]
MILESTONES, THE MIGHTY B AND MARATHONS THIS AUGUST ON YTV (July 2, 2008 – Toronto , Canada ) This August, YTV will celebrate 20 years of family-friendly programming with classic favourites like Rugrats and Goosebumps, plus an exclusive sneak peek of the new Nickelodeon series The Mighty B starring SNL’s Amy Poehler, as well as […]