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"Gundam Wing" Sweet, Beautiful Altron

by on May 22, 2006
Ah, Gundam Wing. After nostalgia (and premieres five days a week) rendered your beginning good, one wonders if this is yet another old time series that was good and now sucks royally in this day and age. Does the inclusion of newer, cooler Gundams make the series worth watching? Or is it more of the […]

"Gundam Wing – The Last Outpost" The Outpost At Last

by Grant Whiteon May 22, 2006
Side stories are nothing new to Gundam. You just have to look at the Universal Century where it seems there is always some new story set in the time frame of the original series ready to pop up to sell manga, games and plastic models. What makes Gundam: The Last Outpost (Japanese title Gundam Wing […]

"Over the Hedge": Just Another Funny Critter Picture

by on May 21, 2006
Oh God, only a month has lapsed since the release of Disney’s The Wild, and already it’s time for another CG-animated farting animal picture? And from DreamWorks, the studio that fills its movies with pop culture references instead of actual jokes? Never mind Over the Hedge—is there a wall I can jump to get out […]

Geneon Announces New July & August Titles

by SB20xxon May 20, 2006
Get your wallets ready because the late summer will be time for a large amount of complete collections from Geneon. In July, Captain Herlock: Space Pirate, Dokkoida!?, Hanaukyo Maid Team La Verite, and New Getter Robo are getting released, while August will bring us Daphne in the Brilliant Blue, Hellsing (Signature Series), Jubei-Chan 2, and […]

"TaleSpin" Reportedly Coming to DVD (Updated 5/19)

by Dan Collinson May 19, 2006
With Darkwing Duck and The Tick already having upcoming DVD releases in August, one additional Disney cartoon is now coming to DVD as well according to tvshowsondvd.com–TaleSpin. The toon features characters from The Jungle Book. Baloo is a struggling pilot for a courier company called “Higher for Hire”; Shere Khan is more of a businessman; […]

Production Starts on CG-Animated "Sheepish"

by on May 19, 2006
IDT Entertainment has begun production on Sheepish, a CG-animated feature about a wolf who is turned into a sheep, Animation Magazine reports. Twentieth Century Fox will distribute.

"Yu-Gi-Oh!" TCG Championship Announced for June

by on May 19, 2006
Upper Deck Entertainment will host the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game U.S. National Championship tournament in San Francisco on Saturday and Sunday, June 3 and 4, beginning at 9:00am, the company says. Four top finalists at the event will represent the United States in a World Championship to be held this summer in Tokyo. [Source: PR […]

X-Men: Evolution Season Three: Embrace The Evolution

by on May 19, 2006
Now, after over a year long wait and several single disc releases, we’ve finally managed to get Warner Home Video to release X-Men: Evolution season three in all it’s digital glory in one complete set. This is especially gratifying since the show all but vanished the moment the final episode aired. After a dreadfully tedious […]

Mark Evanier on Peter Beagle vs. Animated "Last Unicorn"

by Ed Liuon May 19, 2006
Writer Mark Evanier has posted an entry on his weblog pointing out a legal battle between writer Peter S. Beagle, author of The Last Unicorn, and Granada International, the current holder of the rights to the much-beloved animated adaptation of Beagle’s novel. The details from Beagle’s point of view are available in full at Conlan […]

Gemstone’s John Clark Talks "Duck Tales" Comic Collection

by Ed Liuon May 19, 2006
Editor John Clark from Gemstone Publishing has spoken to Comicon.com’s PULSE News about the new Greatest DuckTales Stories Vol. I trade paperback, which reprints six classic Carl Barks Duck stories that were adapted for the DuckTales cartoon. Several preview pages are provided along with the interview. The book should be arriving in comic book stores […]