"Air" Episode 1 For Free on ADV Films Website

by SB20xxon August 30, 2007
For a limited time, ADV Films has placed episode 1 of Air, a drama/slice-of-life show from Kyoto Animation, on its website for viewing: . The cost is free; however, this offer expires on 9/6/07. [Source: Anime News Network ]

"TV Funhouse" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson August 30, 2007 reports that Paramount will release Comedy Central’s TV Funhouse on DVD December 18th. The show is based on the sketches on Saturday Night Live created by Robert Smigel who also created Triumph: The Insult Comic Dog. There were eight episodes that features a different theme as well as various parody cartoons.

"Tsubasa": CLAMP Meets ".hack//SIGN"

by on August 30, 2007
In the Kingdom of Clow, a young archaeologist named Syaoran continues his father’s efforts to unearth ruins hidden beneath the kingdom. The princess Sakura is a childhood friend of his, but the two have been unable to see other often due to the boy’s work. One day, Sakura decides to pay Syaoran a visit in […]

"Tsubasa Reservoir Chroniclles": The "Gathering Of Fates" Gathers The Wrong Parody

by on August 30, 2007
Syaoran and Sakura hail from The Kingdom Of Clow. Thanks to an unfortunate magic whatsit, Sakura’s spirit has been split into feathers and scattered throughout multiple planes of existence. Without her spirit, she’s just a lifeless body. Meanwhile, in some other dimensions live Fai, a magician on the run, and Kurogane, a swordsman banished by […]

ADV Films Releases New Show Torrents Including "009-1"

by SB20xxon August 29, 2007
Occasionally, ADV Films releases torrent files containing info on some of their newest shows, frequently containing show synopses, character art, wallpapers, trailers, and other items. Three new torrents have been released: 009-1, Innocent Venus, and Kurau Phantom Memory. They can be downloaded at: . [Source: AnimeOnDVD ]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New November Titles Including "Flag"

by SB20xxon August 29, 2007
Numerous DVD releases are scheduled for 11/6/07. Flag, a 2006 mecha/military anime series, makes its debut on 11/6/07. It will be available in both regular ($29.98) and limited editions ($39.98), and will run 100 min. Further volumes of the following are also expected: * Di Gi Charat Nyo vol. 4: 100 min. – $24.98 * […]

Tad Stones: Directing the Demon in "Hellboy: Blood and Iron"

by on August 29, 2007
With producer or creator credits on shows like Darkwing Duck, Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers, and Buzz Lightyear of Star Command, Tad Stones could very easily have stopped and rested on his laurels. However, after leaving the Walt Disney Company in 2003, Stones took on a radically different project: direct-to-video animated movies based on Mike […]

A Dressing Down for…Comic-Con International

by on August 28, 2007
Cutting a wide swarth of condemnation through a large event, massively planned and attended by so many, is an exceedingly difficult task. That’s why I’m not gonna do it. Only a fool, or an exceptionally bitter person, would find the need to lambast the San Diego Comic-Con on the whole. After all, no matter what […] gets Manga

by Weathermanon August 28, 2007
Online media streaming service has announced that they will begin streaming much of the Manga Entertainment library. Included in the deal are all of the movies under the Manga Ent. banner as well as Virus, Astro Boy, Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, and Street Fighter II. Each week will feature a new […]

"The Simpsons Movie" DVD Details

by SB20xxon August 27, 2007
The Simpsons Movie will be released on DVD on 12/18/07, in both widescreen and fullscreen editions. Aside from the film itself, special features include: * Animators Commentary: David Silverman, Mike B. Anderson, Steven Dean Moore, Rich Moore. * Producers Commentary: James L. Brooks, Matt Groening, Richard Sakai, Al Jean, Mike Scully, David Silverman, Dan Castellaneta, […]