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 […]

"Death Note" Available for Download from Viz Media and TotalVid Starting June 28th

by William C. Mauneon June 26, 2007
Viz Media has announced that anime series Death Note will be made available on a download-to-own basis starting June 28th through The first 16 subtitled episodes will be available at launch and a new episode will be added each week thereafter. Episodes will retail for $1.99 each. Alternatively, for $9.95, a monthly subscription pass […]

PR: Viz Media Makes "Death Note" Anime Series Available for Download

by William C. Mauneon June 26, 2007
VIZ MEDIA TEAMS WITH TOTALVID TO MAKE DEATH NOTE™ ANIME SERIES AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD Secure Downloads Of Highly Anticipated Action Series Available To Domestic Audiences San Francisco, CA, June 26, 2007 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive publishing, animation and licensing companies, has announced the availability […]

Adult Swim Experiences Week to Week Double Digit Ratings Growth

by William C. Mauneon June 26, 2007
For the time period of June 18th through June 24th, Adult Swim saw delivery increase by 27% or more in its target demographics of Adults ages 18 to 34 and Men ages 18 to 34. The network additionally placed 16 programs in the Top 50 for Adults ages 18 to 34 and 24 programs in […]

Adult Swim Kicks Off Debut of Seventh Night with "Family Guy" Marathon

by William C. Mauneon June 26, 2007
Adult Swim set to take over the late night hours of Cartoon Network all week long with the addition of Friday nights on July 6th. As part of the schedule shift, the network will now air from 11pm to 6am weeknights, losing the 10:30pm half-hour. The Saturday and Sunday night timeslots will remain the same. […]

"Ratatouille" Is a Film That Really Cooks

by Ed Liuon June 26, 2007
There ought to be a word for an expertly cut trailer that includes all the best scenes from an otherwise terrible movie. This phenomenon seems to be occurring more and more often as the average film gets worse and worse, to the point where a good trailer simply isn’t enough to sell a film. It […]

"Ratatouille": Animation’s Finest Chefs Save Us From All The Fast Food

by Alex Weitzmanon June 26, 2007
It’s getting to the point where one might barely associate the output of this wunderkind studio with the rest of the animated medium. There’s other quality work out there, but there’s also so much sheer junk being foisted on us. But while there is no true Pixar formula (you know, other than just doing everything […]

"Tokyo Majin" Licensed By ADV Films

by Classic Speedyon June 26, 2007
The horror/mystery series Tokyo Majin has been licensed by ADV Films. It’s about a group of students who battle undead demons, and gradually uncover the truth behind them. It was released in 2007 and ran for 14 episodes, and a second season is on the way, which is also licensed. ADV plans to release the […]

"Voltron" Movie is Out on DVD, and Available Online (UPDATED 6/25)

by Dan Collinson June 25, 2007 reports that the Voltron Movie Fleet of Doom is coming out on DVD this Tuesday. The bad news is, the film is on sale exclusively at the webstore on King Zarkon and Viceroy Throk forms a new armada to rule the galaxy, and its up to both the Lion and Vehicle versions of […]

First Official Image of 2008’s "Transformers Animated"

by Ed Liuon June 25, 2007
Cartoon Network and Hasbro have announced Transformers Animated, a new 2-D animated series centering on the battle between the heroic Autobots and the villainous Decepticons, to air on Cartoon Network in early 2008. A 90-minute special and a full 26-episode season has been ordered. Matt Youngberg (Teen Titans, The Batman) was named as the supervising […]