PR: "Archie’s Funhouse": The Complete Series

by Dan Collinson January 15, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 15 or January 16, 2008 <O</O <O</O JOIN ARCHIE AND FRIENDS IN THEIR DAZZLING VARIETY SHOW<O</O <O</O <O</O ARCHIE’S FUNHOUSE:<O</O THE COMPLETE SERIES<O</O <O</O <O</O Shoo-bopping Onto Three-Disc DVD March 4th From Classic Media and Genius Products <O</O <O</O SANTA MONICA, CA – Stroll down memory lane and over to Riverdale […]

Bandai Visual USA Licenses "Haruka"

by Classic Speedyon January 15, 2008
A 26-episode shoujo anime series called Haruka has been licensed by Bandai Visual USA. Its official website can be found here. Most notably, this series will offer a different release structure than many of Bandai Visual’s former releases; it will be nine volumes and each volume will be $29.99. Its first volume is expected on […]

"Ratatouille" Wins Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature

by Ed Liuon January 15, 2008
The 65th Annual Golden Globe awards named Disney/Pixar’s Ratatouille the best animated feature film of 2007, beating out DreamWorks Animation’s Bee Movie and 20th Century Fox’s The Simpsons Movie.

CBR Talks with Kobun Shizuno about "Evangelion 1.0"

by Ed Liuon January 15, 2008
Comic Book Resources has just posted a late panel report about Kobun Shizuno’s appearance at the New York Anime Festival, where he discussed his work co-directing Evangelion 1.0: You (Are) Not Alone. The panel report covers Shizuno’s entry into the animation business, his attitudes towards the recent downturn the anime industry is experiencing, what it’s […]

"Dragonlance" Is Just a Drag of a DVD

by Ed Liuon January 15, 2008
My name is Ed, and I am a Dungeons and Dragons geek. I’ve played four different versions of the pencil-and-paper game, and may have played every computer RPG version since the famous “Gold Box” games. However, despite the enduring popularity of the game, the franchise has never had much success in media other than novels […]

"Felicity" Star Will Voice "Wonder Woman"

by Dan Collinson January 14, 2008
Superhero Hype reports that Felicity star Keri Russell will play the voice of the Amazing Amazon in the animated Direct-to-DVD version of Wonder Woman. The animated video is slated to arrive in late 2008/early 2009.

The 2002 version of "He-Man" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson January 14, 2008
BCI has announced it’ll release the 2002 version of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe on DVD. The first Volume is set to be released on February 19th. The first set will contain all 13 episodes from the first season that aired on Cartoon Network, and each episode will contain a different moral that […]

Press Release: "He-Man and the Masters of the Universe 2002"

by Dan Collinson January 14, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE<O</O <O</O TAKE HOME THE POWER!<O</O HE-MAN® <O</O AND THE <O</O MASTERS <O</O OF THE UNIVERSE®<O</O <O</O Includes the First 13 Episodes<O</O From the 2002 Emmy®-Award Winning Series<O</O Debuts on DVD on February 19, 2008 <O</O <O</O New Hope, MN (January 9, 2007) – BCI Entertainment announces the much-anticipated DVD release of HE-MAN®AND […]

PR: TRANSFORMERS ANIMATED Premieres #1 on All Television Among Boys

by Matt Hazudaon January 14, 2008
Cartoon Network launched into 2008 with the half-hour original series premiere of TRANSFORMERS ANIMATED (Saturday, Jan. 5, 10:30 a.m.), charting impressive double-digit delivery and ratings gains among key kid demos and ranking #1 in its time period versus all broadcast and cable competition with boys 6-11 and boys 2-11, according to preliminary data from Nielsen […]

Mad For "Mushi-Shi"

by Jameson January 14, 2008
It sometimes seems that Japanese animation ranges over a smaller field than you might hope. Fighting. Big breasts. Confused young protagonists. Big breasts. Naive females with big breasts. More fighting. Comical sweat drops, big breasts and some more fighting for the sake of naive women with big breasts. Smoking isn’t cool. Unless you’re Ginko. Remember […]