PR: VIZ Media Announces Fall DVD Release of "Death Note" Anime Series

by Ed Liuon June 30, 2007
VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES FALL DVD RELEASE OF DEATH NOTE ANIME SERIES Long Awaited Debut Of Unique Action Crime Drama Will Delight Fans San Francisco, CA, June 29, 2007 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive publishing, animation and licensing companies, announced the highly anticipated DVD release of […]

"Solty Rei" Volumes 2 & 3: More of the Same, or Less of the Lame?

by Chad Boninon June 30, 2007
Solty’s the mysterious little girl with superhuman powers. Roy’s the hard-edged bounty hunter with a dark past. Rose is the cocky criminal with a penchant for taking a shower every episode. Years ago, a “blastfall” destroyed their city, killing and maiming the population. Now, they’re just trying to make a living. I didn’t realize it […]

Anime interviews "GitS:Solid State Society" cast

by Weathermanon June 29, 2007
Anime has posted a group interview with Richard Epcar, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn and Crispin Freeman. In the interview they are talking about their just completed work on the new Ghost in the Shell Movie, Solid State Society. They go into detail about the recording process for the film and their larger views on how […]

BBC To Air Complete "Doctor Who: The Infinite Quest"

by Grant Whiteon June 29, 2007
The BBC will air the complete Doctor Who: The Infinite Quest as a 45 minute episode at 10:30am on BBC 2 on Saturday 30th June. The animated series, which has been running in segments on kids magazine show Totally Doctor Who, involves the Doctor and companion Martha Jones on a quest to stop a deadly […]

"Death Note" on DVD in November

by Weathermanon June 29, 2007
Viz Media has announced that the Death Note animation will be arriving on DVDs in the USA on November 20th, 2007. The first DVD will have 4 uncut episodes and will be rated 16+. There will be a regular edition for $24.98 and a Limited Collector’s Edition for $39.98 that will include a figurine of […]

Funimation now offering downloads at

by Weathermanon June 29, 2007, a division of Funimation’s parent company Navare, is now offering downloads of several Funimation titles for $1.99 each. All of the downloads will require Microsoft Mediaplayer 9 and an operating system that can support the software. Titles being offered include Trinity Blood, Rumbling Hearts and Kiddy Grade. [ ]

"The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3": The Faithful Will Be Rewarded

by Classic Speedyon June 29, 2007
“It is a legend no one will forget. Everyone thought King Koopa had left the Mushroom Kingdom, but then his doom ship attacked! King Koopa was back, with the greatest danger ever known: His Koopa Kids. Using their new super powers, the Super Mario Brothers rescued Princess Toadstool and beat back the evil Koopa family!” […]

Rah Rah Rah for She-Ra’s Second Boxset!

by Jameson June 28, 2007
Please cast your collective little memories back through the years of fictitious kick-ass girls that litter television history. Go back past Buffy the Vampire Slayer; ignore the hot lady from Dark Angel; don’t linger around Xena: Warrior Princess too long— Oh, now you’ve gone back too far, so stop dreaming about leggy Linda Carter in […]

ADV licenses "Project Blue Earth SOS"

by Weathermanon June 27, 2007
ADV has announced the acquisition of Project Blue Earth SOS. The show is a 6 part OVA series. Each episode is 45 minutes long. Set in the future, the show details the adventures of three teenagers, Bill, Penny and Lotta, who witness the disappearance of a brand new high-speed train equipped with the G-Reaction system. […]

Spike TV’s "Blade" comes to DVD

by Weathermanon June 27, 2007
The short-lived live-action Blade series on Spike TV is coming to DVD on August 14, 2007. Entitled House of Cthon, the DVD will be an extended and unrated cut of the show’s pilot episode. The DVD will also feature a documentary on the making of the show and a comentary track with Peter O’Falon, Geoff […]