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ADV Films Announces New December Titles

by SB20xxon September 27, 2006
Two new series make their debut in December: Nerima Daikon Brothers and Pani Poni Dash!. Nerima Daikon Brothers, set for a December 19th release, runs 100 minutes and has an MSRP of $29.98. Pani Poni Dash!, set for a December 5th release, runs 125 minutes and also has an MSRP of $29.98. Thinpak re-releases include […]

"Dungeons & Dragons" Coming to DVD (Updated 9/27)

by Dan Collinson September 27, 2006
BCI is bringing the classic 80s cartoon Dungeons & Dragons to DVD on November 7. The 4-disc set will contain all 27 toons. Dungeons & Dragons is the story of 6 kids–Hank, Eric, Sheila, Bobby, Diana, and Presto–who get onto the Dungeons & Dragons roller-coaster and are sucked into a fantasy world. Once there, they […]

Cyberchase Exhibit at Children’s Museum of Houston

by Ed Liuon September 27, 2006
A press release has announced the opening of a special Cyberchase exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston running from September 28, 2006 to May 13, 2007. The exhibit will allow visitors to see several set pieces from the show while exploring math concepts. Read the full press release.

"Family Guy" Obscenity Story Debunked

by Ed Liuon September 27, 2006
The Internet Movie Database Daily Briefing reported on rumors that an uncensored obscenity was aired in some markets in the September 24 broadcast of Family Guy on Fox. The report was based on a video posted on the YouTube video sharing site. Current news reports have revealed that the video was taken from the Canadian […]

New Details on "Superman: Doomsday" and "DC: The New Frontier" Animated Movies

by Ed Liuon September 27, 2006
The Superman Homepage has revealed a few more details about the DC Comics direct-to-DVD feature animated releases. Superman: Doomsday is listed with a release date in September 2007, and is to be directed by Duane Capizzi and produced by Bruce Timm. Justice League: New Frontier is coming in “Fall 2007” and will be written by […]

Hellboy Animated Products Coming from Dark Horse

by Ed Liuon September 27, 2006
Dark Horse Comics has announced a line of peripheral merchandise to go along with the debut of the Hellboy Animated direct-to-DVD movies coming in late 2006. The merchandise will include statues of the animated Hellboy and Abe Sapien, a new comic book series published in digest-sized format, PVC mini-figures, busts, and refrigerator magnets. (via Comic […]

Press Release: Cyberchase Exhibit Opens in Houston

by Ed Liuon September 27, 2006
HOUSTON (Sept. 21, 2006) – It is the classic good vs. evil adventure as the dastardly Hacker attempts to overtake Cyberspace, but is continuously outsmarted by three curious kids and one cyberbird pal determined to stop him. Join forces with the CyberSquad, Matt, Inez, Jackie and Digit, in their quest to save Cyberspace as they […]

"Ninja Nonsense Vol. 2": A Typhoon of Insanity

by SB20xxon September 27, 2006
Get ready for more silly, erm, nonsense, as Shinobu and Kaede have more fun together and Onsokumaru and his gang of ninjas keep trying to get a peek at them naked. OK, so that’s a simplification of a- actually, that’s pretty accurate. But read on; the premise is better than it sounds. As with volume […]

"Ten Animated Films by Signe Baumane": Latvia on the Hudson

by on September 26, 2006
These days we are so inundated with safe, glossy big studio animation that it’s easy to forget the bizarre low budget scribbles on the fringes of the industry. Especially since increasingly sophisticated films from the likes of Pixar are beginning to co-opt independent animation’s traditional advantage in thematic complexity. All that’s left is to be […]

"Talespin" on DVD: Spinning Discs that are as Fun as Spinning Rotors

by on September 26, 2006
Talespin is the latest in a pair of DVD releases from Disney. Featuring Baloo, King Louie and Shere Khan from the Disney classic Jungle Book, Talespin introduces Kit Cloudkicker, Rebecca and Molly Cunningham and the best part of this series, Don Karnage and the Air Pirates. It’s always strange watching cartoons as an adult that […]