"Witchblade" Vols. 3 and 4: There Can Be Only One Highla- Er, Witchblade

by Classic Speedyon February 22, 2008
Witchblade may advertise itself as a show about a hot, semi-naked chick who regularly kicks ass every which way. In fact, though, it’s at its best when dealing with the human elements, especially the aforementioned Masane and her relationship with her daughter, Rihoko. But the butt-kicking-hot-chick-seeking audience must be placated as well. The third volume […]

"Wall Street Journal" Seems to Reveal "Toy Story 3" Plot

by Ed Liuon February 21, 2008
An article in the Wall Street Journal about Disney pulling its video game efforts in-house may have revealed the plot to Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story 3. The first sentence of the article contains the starting point for the movie before noting that Disney has turned down an offer from their usual video game partner THQ and […]

New York Anime Festival Announces September Date for 2008 Show

by Maxie Zeuson February 21, 2008
The New York Anime Festival will hold its 2008 show from September 12th through the 14th at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City, festival organizers announced today. Convention planners decided to move the date of the show to September after soliciting feedback from attendees and exhibitors at last year’s festival. [Source: New […]

PR: New York Anime Festival Announces 2008 Dates

by Maxie Zeuson February 21, 2008
Norwalk, CT, February 21, 2008: The New York Anime Festival (NYAF) today announced its 2008 show will be held from September 12th to the 14th at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City. The New York Anime Festival, a Japanese pop culture convention from the creators of the New York Comic Con, held […]

"Glass Fleet": Rocks Wanted

by Maxie Zeuson February 20, 2008
“Michel hasn’t quite been himself since that incident.” You’re talking about the sex-change operation, right? Cleo must find it a relief now that he can stop biting back the sarcastic replies to obvious set up lines. I know it was a relief to me. But then, I’m not a soulful, raven-tressed pirate who’s nicknamed himself […]

Bumblz Media Offers "Bumblz: The Pirate’s Treasure" for Free Online

by Ed Liuon February 20, 2008
Bumblz Media has issued a press release noting that they are launching their own children’s programming network using the Internet and YouTube to promote their Bumblz franchise of pre-school videos. Parents and fans can watch the complete DVD release of Bumblz: The Pirate’s Treasure at the Bumblz website before purchasing. For full details, read the […]

PR: Bumblz Media Launches Internet-Based Children’s Network

by Ed Liuon February 20, 2008
*Bumblz Media By-Passes the Big Broadcasters to Launch Their Own Internet-Based Children’s Network* Vancouver Animation Producers Use The Power of YouTube to Reach Their Audience Vancouver February 20, 2008 After patiently waiting for things to play out in the broadcast market, Ed and Dan decided they had enough. It was time to take control of […]

"Fairly OddParents" Special Sets Ratings Records

by Maxie Zeuson February 20, 2008
The Fairly OddParents‘ President’s Day special was the highest rated entertainment program among all kid demographics for the year to date, Nickelodeon said today. The special had an average viewership of 8.8 million, making it second only to the Super Bowl among television events so far this year among kid audiences. It was also the […]

David Boreanaz on Playing Green Lantern in "New Frontier"

by Maxie Zeuson February 20, 2008
David Boreanaz wore green socks the first day he went in to record as the Green Lantern for Justice League: New Frontier. That’s one of revelations the actor makes in a studio-provided interview about the upcoming DVD release. You can read the full interview here.

"Dragonball Z": The Past and the Future Collide in the Present

by Dukeon February 20, 2008
Back when FUNimation started dubbing Dragonball Z in-house, they soon realized that the franchise was popular enough to support additional releases. Soon after, they put out two specials, The History of Trunks and Bardock: The Father of Goku. Now, these ancient releases have come back in remastered form. In The History of Trunks, we get […]