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PR: 36th Annual Annie Award Nominations Announced

by Ed Liuon December 1, 2008
36th ANNUAL ANNIE AWARD NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED “Kung Fu Panda” Leads Nominations – 27 for DreamWorks Animation BURBANK, CA (December 1, 2008) – The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations today for its 36th Annual Annie Awards recognizing the year’s best animated features, television productions, commercials, video games and short subjects. DreamWorks Animation’s “Kung Fu […]

Briefly: Sony Lands Marvel Anime Dist. Rights; The Influence of Tezuka

by Ed Liuon November 24, 2008
* Sony’s newly formed Intl. Product Expansion Group will be distributing the Marvel anime series produced by Madhouse Entertainment. [Variety] * The Japan Times looks at the legacy of Osamu Tezuka’s manga and its influence on Japanese pop culture and culture worldwide.

"Afro Samurai: Resurrection" Coming to DVD & Blu-Ray

by Dan Collinson November 24, 2008
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that the upcoming Spike TV movie Afro Samurai: Resurrection will be coming to DVD and Blu-Ray from FUNimation on February 3, 2009. The DVD features the voices of Oscar nominee Samuel L. Jackson (Pulp Fiction, Mace Windu from Star Wars Episodes I-III), Lucy Liu (Charlie’s Angels, Kill Bill), Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker from […]

"Batman: The Brave and the Bold" Interactive Website Launches

by Ed Liuon November 24, 2008
Warner Bros. Animation has launched an interactive website for Batman: The Brave and the Bold at www.braveandthebold.com. Visitors to the site can participate in a serialized Batman game, play with “Inter-Action Figures,” check on character profiles of the heroes and villains appearing on the show, and more. For full details, read the press release here.

PR: Warner Bros. Animation Launches "Batman: The Brave and the Bold" Web Destination

by Ed Liuon November 23, 2008
Warner Bros. Animation Launches “Batman: The Brave and the Bold” Web Destination Spanning KidsWB.com and DCHeroZone.com Site Features “Inter-Action Figures,” Multi-Level Game, and Behind-the-Scenes Experiences Themed Around the Cartoon Network Series Airing Fridays at 8 PM ET/PT BURBANK, Calif. (November 19, 2008) – Warner Bros. Animation today announced the creation and launch of a new […]

New Images for "Hulk Vs." and "Thor" DTV On-line

by Ed Liuon November 20, 2008
The Marvel Animation Age has posted several new images from the upcoming Hulk Vs. direct-to-video movie, featuring Marvel’s iconic gamma-irradiated superhero battling Wolverine and Thor. Elsewhere, Mania has several new images from the upcoming Hulk Vs. direct-to-video movie which are reportedly from an upcoming Marvel direct-to-video movie titled Thor: Tales of Asgard.

PR: Holiday Programming Bounty on Cartoon Network Includes "Chowder" Holiday Episode

by Ed Liuon November 18, 2008
A Holiday Programming Bounty on Cartoon Network All- New Chowder Holiday-Themed Episode and Favorite Christmas Specials Return in December Instead of enjoying only 12 days of Christmas, Cartoon Network presents favorite Christmas treats throughout the month of December. Cartoon Network kicks off the holiday season with a brand new holiday episode of Chowder premiering Dec. […]

"Wonder Woman" Animated DTV Coming March 3, 2009; New Screens and Pre-Production Art

by Ed Liuon November 18, 2008
Warner Home Video has announced a release date of March 3, 2009 for the Wonder Woman direct-to-video animated movie, coming in single- and two-disc DVD and Blu-ray high definition disc. The original feature stars Keri Russell as Wonder Woman, Nathan Fillion as Steve Trevor, and Alfred Molina as Ares, as well as Virginia Madsen, Rosario […]

PR: Wonder Woman on DVD and Blu-ray March 3, 2009

by Ed Liuon November 17, 2008
Courageous Princess. Fierce Warrior. Legendary DC Super Hero. Wonder Woman on DVD and Blu-ray March 3, 2009! The Epic Tale of Wonder Woman is the Fourth DC Universe Animated Original PG-13 Movie From Warner Premiere BURBANK, CA, (November 17, 2008) – Embark on a journey of untold beauty, grace and strength as Princess Diana uses […]

CBR Hosts Exclusive "Batman: Brave & the Bold" Video Clips

by Ed Liuon November 17, 2008
Comic Book Resources is hosting two exclusive video clips from Batman: The Brave and the Bold, the new animated series which debuted on Cartoon Network last Friday. The clips are of the opening credit sequence and the beginning of the episode “The Rise of the Blue Beetle!” showing Batman and Green Arrow escaping from a […]