"Xenosaga" Licensed By ADV Films

by SB20xxon June 19, 2007
ADV Films confirmed that they have Xenosaga, the 2005 sci-fi anime series based on the series of Playstation 2 games from Namco and Monolith Soft. The 12-episode series will be released over three volumes, and the first volume is expected to be released on 9/11/07. ]

Tokyopop Licenses 17 titles

by Weathermanon June 19, 2007
Tokyopop has confirmed that they have licensed a total of 38 manga, manhwa and OEL manga titles that were dug out on this past weekend by Rosetta Stone Cafe. Some on this list bellow are previously announced titles. All will debut in the first half of 2008. The titles include… Aria by Kozue Amano […]

Alan Burnett on His Career in Animation, "The Batman," and "Batman/Superman" Comics

by Ed Liuon June 19, 2007
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has posted a lengthy interview with Alan Burnett that spans his career from his start at the tail-end of Super Friends through Batman the Animated Series and Krypto the Super-Dog and ending with his current work on The Batman and the Batman/Superman comic book.

Brad Bird Talks "Ratatouille" with AP

by Ed Liuon June 19, 2007
The Associated Press spoke briefly with director Brad Bird about Ratatouille, discussing topics such as the title of the movie, maintaining Pixar’s critical and box-office track record, and the possibility of sequels or follow-ups to The Incredibles. (via Comic Book Resources Comics Reel)

PR: It’s "The Spectacular Spider-Man" to the Rescue

by Ed Liuon June 19, 2007
IT’S “THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN” TO THE RESCUE Kids’ WB! on The CW Announces Official Title for Marvel Super Hero’s Animated Series from Culver Entertainment BURBANK, CA (JUNE 18, 2007) ­ “The Spectacular Spider-Man” is the official title of the super hero’s new animated series coming to the Kids’ WB! on The CW, it was announced […]

Eyeshield 21 to debut on Toonami Jetstream and NFL Rush

by on June 19, 2007
The Eyeshield 21 US Project, a group formed by NAS, TV Tokyo and Shueisha, has announced that starting in Fall 2007, Toonami Jetstream and will both be streaming episodes of the sports anime series Eyeshield 21. Check out the press release for more details.

PR: Toonami Jetstream, NFL Rush to debut Eyeshield 21 online in the US

by on June 19, 2007
Japan’s revolutionary concept ‘sports anime’ has become a household favorite for both kids and adults alike. Sports anime allows viewers to get inside the heads of the players while they’re playing, something impossible to do with real time sports. This new phenomenon originated in Japan, and with Eyeshield 21, is now poised to expand internationally. […]

"Powerpuff Girls" Season 1 on DVD: Sugar, Spice and Everything Nice

by on June 19, 2007
It’s odd that, of all Cartoon Network’s breakout hits, The Powerpuff Girls should have taken this long to get a season set release. As disappointing as the wait has been, there’s nothing disappointing about the release itself. Not only does it come in beautiful packaging, it also comes with more than fifty-nine minutes of bonus […]

Sony Music Group and Nickelodeon Team Up for Multimedia Properties

by Ed Liuon June 18, 2007
The Sony Music Group and Nickelodeon have just announced a deal to co-produce and co-finance television and music projects over the next four years. The two companies have collaborated before on soundtracks for hit shows like SpongeBob SquarePants and Dora the Explorer. The first project to come from the new partnership will be the original […]

PR: Sony Music Label Group and MTV Networks’ Nickelodeon to Make TV & Music Together

by Ed Liuon June 18, 2007
SONY MUSIC LABEL GROUP AND MTV NETWORKS’ NICKELODEON TO MAKE TV AND MUSIC TOGETHER Companies Sign New Global Agreement to Co-Develop, Co-Produce and Co-Finance TV Series, Original Movies and Records Partnership Debuts this Fall with Release of Original Music Soundtrack from Nick’s Top ‘Tween Series, The Naked Brothers Band NEW YORK, June 14, 2007 – […]