Do you realize that it’s been over ten years since Dragonball Z first aired on American TV? That it’s been almost twenty since it premiered in Japan? And yet, it lives on. Dozens of single DVDs, lots of movies, a successful video game franchise, a live-action movie that is kind-of/sort-of being made. And now we […]
The New York Anime Festival has read the press release here in conjunction with RightStuf.com. Limited edition merchandise with the NYAF 2007 logo is available now, including t-shirts, sake sets, plushies, and calendars. For full details, read the press release here.
Canada’s Corus Kids Television has announced scheduling details for the YTV and Treehouse networks for the month of February, which will highlight “Ghostly Encounters, Time Travel, Love, and Oscar®.” Special programming highlights include two Peanuts cartoons on February 14, 2008; special “time travel” themed episodes of SpongeBob SquarePants, Jimmy Neutron, The Fairly OddParents, and Danny […]
Adult Swim has announced that Aqua Teen Hunger Force will debut its new season on January 20, 2008, with two episodes starting at 11:45 PM (Eastern/Pacific). A third new episode will debut the following week. For episode synopses and more information delivered with typical Aqua Teen insolence, read the press release here.
NEW YORK ANIME FESTIVAL STORE ONLINE NYAF PARTNERS WITH RIGHTSTUF.COM TO LAUNCH ONLINE STORE Norwalk, CT, January 10, 2008: The New York Anime Festival (NYAF) today debuted its Official Online Store located at RightStuf.com, the world’s leading online anime specialty shop. The New York Anime Festival produced a selection of limited-edition merchandise — T-Shirts, Plushies, […]
THIS FEBRUARY, CORUS KIDS TELEVISION HAS GHOSTLY ENCOUNTERS, TIME TRAVEL, LOVE AND OSCAR® Treehouse Welcomes Two New Animated Series to the Schedule (January 9, 2008 – Toronto , Canada ) This February, viewers get comfortable at home as YTV and Treehouse bring more new programming, events and specials, including an all-new season of the Canadian […]
Animation Insider has posted a summary of a profile of Avatar the Last Airbender animator Oh Seung-hyun, based on an article from Korea.net. The article covers Oh’s start in animation, working in an animation production office in Seoul for $95 a month, and follows his rise through the Korean animation industry and eventually to a […]
VIZ Media has issued a press release touting their new VIZBIG line of manga, which will release popular manga series in editions with larger pages, thicker volumes, and more extras than the average manga digest. The first volume of the series will be Rurouni Kenshin by Nobuhiro Watsuki, to be released this month, followed by […]
Genius Products and Classic Media have announced the impending arrival of Turok: Son of Stone on DVD on February 5, 2008. The direct-to-video movie will revive the 1950’s comic book character and Nintendo video game star to tell a “dark, intense, epic reimagining” of Turok’s origin. Voice actors will include Adam Beach (Flags of Our […]
THE QUINTESSENTIAL DINOSAUR HUNTER RETURNS IN GENIUS PRODUCTS AND CLASSIC MEDIA’S TUROK: SON OF STONE The Legend is Born With DVD Debut February 5th SANTA MONICA, CA – A great warrior in a lost land is about to find his destiny when TUROK: SON OF STONE charges onto DVD for the first time February 5th […]