More "Batman: Gotham Knight" Extras Announced

by Dan Collinson April 18, 2008
The two-disc collector’s edition of Batman: Gotham Knight will carry four episodes of Batman: The Animated Series as bonuses in addition to documentaries and featurettes. The episodes, “Heart of Ice,” “I Am the Night,” “Legends of the Dark Knight,” and “Over the Edge” are widely considered four of the best episodes of the Bruce Timm-produced […]

"Maria Watches Over Us" Gets July DVD Date

by Maxie Zeuson April 18, 2008
Right Stuf/Nozomi Entertainment will release Maria Watches Over Us (Maria-sama ga Miteru) Season One to DVD on July 29, the company said today. The four-disc set will present the series in Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo in Japanese with English subtitles and on-screen translations. The set will include comedic shorts depicting the characters in “chibi” form, […]

PR: Right Stuf Announces "Maria Watches Over Us"

by Maxie Zeuson April 18, 2008
Season 1 DVD Collection
First season of Maria-sama ga Miteru scheduled for July 29, 2008 GRIMES, IA, April 17, 2008 – Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc. and Nozomi Entertainment are pleased to announce the release of the MARIA WATCHES OVER US (Maria-sama ga Miteru) – Season 1 DVD Collection on July 29, 2008. The […]

"Mortal Kombat Vs. DC Universe" Coming This Fall

by Dan Collinson April 18, 2008
Imagine Sub-Zero from Mortal Kombat taking on Superman, or what about Raiden squaring off against Batman. Guess what? It’s going to happen. Superhero Hype reports that Midway has teamed up with Warner Brothers to make Mortal Kombat Vs. DC Universe. The game will be out in Fall 2008, and will be made for Playstation 3 […]

"Super Robot Wars OG: Divine Wars Vols. 4 & 5": These Are The Voyages of the Hagwane

by Jon Ton April 17, 2008
Volumes 4 and 5 bring Super Robot Wars to its halfway point, and it’s interesting to see how things have progressed. The war with the Divine Crusaders, which quickly displaced the initial threat from the mysterious Aerogators in the early episodes, is still the series’ primary plot. So far, the alien threat has only served […]

Newsarama Interviews Leslie Iwerks on "The Pixar Story"

by Ed Liuon April 17, 2008
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts column has interviewed Leslie Iwerks, director of the documentary film The Pixar Story and granddaughter of legendary Disney animator Ub Iwerks. The younger Iwerks discusses how she became a filmmaker, how she was selected to direct The Pixar Story, her opinions on the senior management and employees of Pixar Animation Studios, and […]

More "Scooby and Shaggy" and "Tom and Jerry Tales" DVDs Coming This Summer

by Maxie Zeuson April 17, 2008
Warner Home Video will release Shaggy and Scooby-Doo Get a Clue Volume 2 and Tom and Jerry: Tales Vol. 5 to DVD later this summer, the company announced yesterday. Shaggy and Scooby-Doo Get a Clue will be released on July 8, while Tom and Jerry will hit store shelves on August 12. Both titles will […]

PR: FUNimation Entertainment Highlights and Events at New York Comic Con 2008

by Maxie Zeuson April 17, 2008
FUNimation® Entertainment, the foremost producer and distributor of anime in North America , will be at New York Comic Con in full force to promote our latest titles and long-held favorites. Come by our booth (#1607) for more information about exclusive items and events: Shin chan: Behind the scenes! Come peak behind the scenes of […]

PR: VIZ Announces an Array of Exciting Plans for 2008 Comic Con

by Maxie Zeuson April 17, 2008
Company Will Welcome Comics Legend For A Special Press Event On Historic New Manga Collaboration As Well As Offer Attendees A Relaxing Manga Lounge And A Variety Of Screenings And Insightful Panel Discussions NEW YORK, NY, April 18, 2008 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive publishing, […] Begins Offering Free Streaming Video of Marvel Animated Shows

by Ed Liuon April 17, 2008 has begun making animated TV shows available for viewing via streaming video, starting with Fantastic Four: World’s Greatest Heroes. The episode “Trial by Fire” is viewable now, with future episodes coming approximately once a week. The home page indicates that X-Men: Evolution will be coming soon. (via Comic Book Resources Comics Reel)