On December 31st, 2007, Noggin and The N will become their own separate 24-hour networks, previously having shared the same channel. Noggin will be commercial free and continue to deliver preschool-centered programming such as “Little Bear”, “Franklin”, “Dora the Explorer”, and many more, while The N will be ad-based and feature shows aimed at tweens/teens. […]
Animaniacs was like an animated version of Saturday Night Live: There were recurring sketches every week, and while some were funny, others weren’t. In A!‘s case, the best skits usually came from the Warners themselves, Pinky and the Brain, Slappy Squirrel, and occasionally the Goodfeathers. The stinkers were almost always Mindy and Buttons, Rita and […]
Viz media has secured the rights to to offer Bleach for official downloading starting on August 31st, 2007. Bleach will be available on the Direct2Drive and Totalvid services. The price will be set by the services. [source: http://www.animenewsnetwork.com]
More details concerning Captain N & the New Super Mario World‘s DVD release have been revealed. The 2-disc set will be released on 11/13/07 for $29.99, and runs 240 min. Special features are available but Shout! Factory hasn’t announced them yet. [Source: TVShowsOnDVD.com ]
4Kids Entertainment has posted their fiscal results for the 2nd quater of 2007. The company posted a loss of 2.2 million for the quater and has posted a loss of 2.6 million for the year-to-date. This compares to a profit of 34 thousand for the same quarter last year and 1.6 million year-to-date last year. […]
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Disney will release DuckTales: Volume 3 & TaleSpin: Volume 2 to DVD. DuckTales: Volume 3 will be a 3 disc set containing 24 episodes while TaleSpin: Volume 2 will contain 27 episodes on 3 DVDs. Both sets will be in stores on November 13th.
Newsarama has an interview with Genndy Tartakovsky, creator of Dexter’s Laboratory and Samuari Jack, about his new four-issue Luke Cage mini-series for Marvel. Genndy talks about his interest in the character, what comics have influenced him, and his approach to the mini-series.
Despite posting strong sales gains compared to the previous year, Marvel missed its target for sales in their second quarter 2007 fiscals sales results. Despite posting a 111% increase in operating revenue to 56 million dollars and a 78.5% increase in net income to 29.1 million dollars. While licensed products and comic sales were strong, […]
Tvshowsondvd.com has a list of episodes and bonus features for the Tom & Jerry Spotlight Collection: Volume 3. Disc 1: A Mouse In the House (1947) Hatch Up Your Troubles (1949) Love That Pup (1949) (Tyke the Pup’s debut) Jerry’s Diary (1949) Tennis Chumps (1949) The Framed Cat (1950) His Mouse Friday (1951) The Duck […]
You know, there’s been a recent surge in RPG anime, from series based on such actual RPGs as Final Fantasy Unlimited, Star Ocean EX, and Tales of Symphonia, to RPG-ish series like Elemental Gelade. Now we have another entry in the market: Disgaea. In Disgaea, there are three worlds: Earth, Celestia (essentially Heaven), and the […]