Filmation DC Super Heroes Cartoons Coming to DVD August 12, 2008

by Ed Liuon May 29, 2008
Warner Home Video has issued a press release with details on the DC Super Heroes: The Filmation Adventures 2-disc DVD set, scheduled for release on August 12, 2008. The set will contain 18 classic cartoons from the 1960’s produced by Filmation Studios and starring the Justice League of America and the Teen Titans. The DVD […]

PR: "DC Super Heroes: The Filmation Adventures" on August 12, 2008

by Ed Liuon May 29, 2008
LOU SCHEIMER’S LEGACY MAKES A TRIUMPHANT RETURN WHEN WARNER HOME VIDEO RELEASES DC SUPER HEROES: THE FILMATION ADVENTURES ON AUGUST 12, 2008! 2-Disc Collector Set with 18 Cartoons of DC’s Legendary Heroes For the First Time Ever on DVD BURBANK, CA (May 28, 2008) – Warner Home Video (WHV) and DC Comics revive some of […]

"Emma: A Victorian Romance" Site Goes Live

by Ed Liuon May 29, 2008
Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment have launched the official website for their upcoming series Emma: A Victorian Romance at The site hosts a new trailer, an introduction to the series and the original manga, a Q&A with manga creator Kaoru Mori, and a contest held in conjunction with CMX Manga for high-quality replica artwork […]

PR: RightStuf and Nozomi Launch Official Site for "Emma: A Victorian Romance"

by Ed Liuon May 29, 2008
RIGHT STUF & NOZOMI ENTERTAINMENT Launch Official Site for EMMA: A VICTORIAN ROMANCE – New trailer, plus contest to win Kaoru Mori artwork reproduction in advance of Season 1 DVD release on June 24, 2008 GRIMES, IA, May 28, 2008 – Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc. and Nozomi Entertainment are pleased to […]

"Full Metal Panic (The Second Raid)": These Tin Men Are Solid Gold

by Maxie Zeuson May 29, 2008
There are, of course, a lot of silly people out there who think that anime consists of nothing but shows about poke-monster and giant fighting robots: one or the other, if not both at the same time. You and I know better, naturally. Or, you know better, probably. Me, I must carry a copy of […]

"Duckman" DVD Release Date Announced

by Classic Speedyon May 28, 2008
Following up on our story a few months ago that Duckman was getting a DVD release, CBS has announced the date for Duckman: Seasons One and Two. It will be released on 9/16/08 and will contain the thirteen episodes from season 1 and the nine from season 2. [Source: ]

"Avatar: The Last Airbender" The Complete Book 3 Announced

by Classic Speedyon May 28, 2008
The third season (aka Book 3: Fire) of Avatar: The Last Airbender will be released on 9/16/08. It has a running time of 8 hours 20 minutes, and will most likely be five DVDs. No other info is yet available. [Source: ]

"Baldr Force EXE:" The World is Virtual, the Suck is Real

by Ed Liuon May 27, 2008
The first five minutes or so of Baldr Force EXE are clever, tense, fast-paced, and tremendously effective. Four members of a police force known as FLAK have been dropped into a virtual reality world, embodying themselves in giant, heavily armed robot mechs to investigate a mysterious mass murder. The team is ambushed and exterminated by […]

FUNimation Announces New August Titles Including "School Rumble" Collection

by Classic Speedyon May 27, 2008
(Updated 5/27/08) Numerous complete collections are set for August releases: * Afro Samurai (Re-release): 8/26/08 – $12.98 (Spike) ; $24.98 (Director’s Cut) ; $29.98 (Blu-ray) . * Kodocha Season 2 Box Set: 8/5/08 – $49.98 * Rumbling Hearts (Viridian collection): 8/19/08 – $29.98 * Sasami Season 1: 8/12/08 – $39.98 * School Rumble Season 1: […]

"Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai" Movie Available Now on DVD

by Ed Liuon May 27, 2008
VIZ Media has announced that Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai is available now on DVD. The tenth feature-length Pokémon movie puts Ash, Pikachu, and his friends in Alamos Town to confront the mysterious Darkrai, whose combat threatens to tear a hole in the space-time continuum. For full details, read the press release here.