"Afro Samurai" Available on iTunes on 9/4/07

by Classic Speedyon September 1, 2007
On 9/4/07, FUNimation will make Afro Samurai, the American/Japanese co-production animated by Gonzo, available for download on iTunes. In addition, FUNi is holding a contest on this website: . Eight grand prize winners receive a 30 GB iPod, which is covered in artwork by Afro Samurai creator Takashi Okazaki, as well as signatures from […]

"12 Oz. Mouse" Coming to DVD

by Classic Speedyon September 1, 2007
While no release date has yet been set, Adult Swim’s 12 Oz. Mouse is coming to DVD, according to an interview with series co-creator Matt Maiellaro at Shrieking Tree: . Among the special features most likely to appear on the DVD are a fan art gallery, and the option to watch the entire series […]

"Naruto The Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow" Gets the Full DVD Treatment

by Weathermanon August 31, 2007
Viz Media has announced 3 special versions of the Naruto The Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow DVD in addition to the regular DVD release. Each of the special versions will be sold at a different retail establishment. Transworld Entertainment, the operators of the FYE, Coconuts, Planet Music, Suncoast, Sam Goody and other […]

Mitch Watson Talks "Tak and the Power of Juju"

by Ed Liuon August 30, 2007
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has interviewed co-producer Rich Watson about Tak and the Power of Juju, which debuts on Nickelodeon on Friday, August 31. Based on the video game of the same name, the show focuses on the life of Tak and his quirky friends living on the mythical island paradise of Pupununu. Watson discusses the […]

Tony Millionaire and Eric Kaplan on Bringing "Drinky Crow" to the Screen

by Ed Liuon August 30, 2007
Cartoonist Tony Millionaire and animation producer Eric Kaplan have been interviewed by Comics2Film about the process of translating Millionaire’s Maakies comic into The Drinky Crow Show for Adult Swim. Topics discussed include how Maakies made the jump from page to screen and the differences between writing for comics and writing for animation. (via Comic Book […]

Kids’ WB! Announces Complete Fall 2007 Lineup

by Ed Liuon August 30, 2007
The Kids’ WB! has announced their complete Fall 2007 lineup of Saturday morning programming. Old shows returning include Tom and Jerry Tales, Shaggy & Scooby-Doo Get a Clue, Johnny Test, Legion of Superheroes, and The Batman. These veterans of the block will be joined by new shows such as Will & Dewitt (about a kid […]

"Air" Episode 1 For Free on ADV Films Website

by Classic Speedyon August 30, 2007
For a limited time, ADV Films has placed episode 1 of Air, a drama/slice-of-life show from Kyoto Animation, on its website for viewing: . The cost is free; however, this offer expires on 9/6/07. [Source: Anime News Network ]

"TV Funhouse" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson August 30, 2007 reports that Paramount will release Comedy Central’s TV Funhouse on DVD December 18th. The show is based on the sketches on Saturday Night Live created by Robert Smigel who also created Triumph: The Insult Comic Dog. There were eight episodes that features a different theme as well as various parody cartoons.

"Tsubasa": CLAMP Meets ".hack//SIGN"

by Dukeon August 30, 2007
In the Kingdom of Clow, a young archaeologist named Syaoran continues his father’s efforts to unearth ruins hidden beneath the kingdom. The princess Sakura is a childhood friend of his, but the two have been unable to see other often due to the boy’s work. One day, Sakura decides to pay Syaoran a visit in […]

"Tsubasa Reservoir Chroniclles": The "Gathering Of Fates" Gathers The Wrong Parody

by Chad Boninon August 30, 2007
Syaoran and Sakura hail from The Kingdom Of Clow. Thanks to an unfortunate magic whatsit, Sakura’s spirit has been split into feathers and scattered throughout multiple planes of existence. Without her spirit, she’s just a lifeless body. Meanwhile, in some other dimensions live Fai, a magician on the run, and Kurogane, a swordsman banished by […]