Pokemon USA announced the launch of the Pokemon Learning League, a Web-based program that uses Adobe Flash to deliver a series of lessons on language arts, math, science, and life-skills for kids aged 8-12.
Sony BMG Entertainment has announced details for the Transformers: The Movie 20th anniversary special edition DVD. The DVD will feature a remastered 16×9 enhanced transfer of the movie, a full-screen version of the movie, and a raft of special features including full-length commentary tracks, alternate and deleted footage, all-new featurettes, and more. Read the full […]
FUNimation has announced that Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles has won the Best Animated Sci-Fi Feature award from the 2006 International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival. The award will be presented at the film’s screening on October 28 in Phoenix, AZ. Read the full press release here.
ADV Films has announced the acquisition of the home video and North American broadcast rights to the Best Student Council anime series by J.C. Staff. The show centers on new transfer student Rando Rino (and her hand puppet) and her experiences attending an all-girls’ school run by a student council bent on locking the outside […]
A press release has announced that Kaneva and Central Park Media have teamed up to run the Otaku Invitational, a contest where 20 teams of anime fans will submit trailers for CPM titles for a chance to win the entire CPM catalog. The contest will run from October 2nd to October 23rd, with the trailers […]
AD COUNCIL JOINS THREE LEADING ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS IN UNPRECEDENTED PARTNERSHIP TO PROMOTE OCEAN AWARENESS Massive PSA campaign to feature Disney’s The Little Mermaid Characters WASHINGTON, D.C. – October 4, 2006 – The Advertising Council announces today in partnership with the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation (NMSF), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Environmental Defense and […]
Study Shows Little Mermaid Most Popular Redhead “Unique,” “Feisty” Also Highly Perceived Traits – Nerds Need Not Apply BURBANK, Calif., October 3, 2006 – Disney’s Ariel, The Little Mermaid, proved to be the most well-known red head, in a recent study conducted by Omnibus Operations: Ipsos North America. The animated character (who has her own […]
SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT USHERS IN A NEW ERA OF TRANSFORMERS-MANIA WITH TRANSFORMERS: THE MOVIE 20TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL EDITION DVD TRANSFORMERS Special Edition DVD To Feature Three Versions Of Film; Commentary Tracks and Exclusive Featurettes; Sneak Peek At Next Summer’s Major Motion Picture Event; And Much More Fan Favorite Artist Don Figueroa Crafts Special Collectible […]
*** Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles’ Wins Best Animated Sci-Fi Feature at the 2006 International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival *** Fort Worth, TX, September 26, 2006 — FUNimation(r) Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Navarre Corporation and the market share leader for home video sales of Japanese animation in the United States, and Harmony Gold are […]
ADV ACQUIRES NEW SERIES BEST STUDENT COUNCIL HOUSTON, October 2, 2006-ADV Films, the #1 producer-distributor of anime in the U.S., announced today it has acquired exclusive home video and broadcast rights in North America for Best Student Council, a new series by J.C. Staff (Excel Saga, Maburaho). The school dramedy directed by Yoshiaki Iwasaki (Love […]