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WHV Officially Announces 'Batman: The Motion Picture Anthology 1989-1997'

by Bird Boyon September 4, 2005
Update (09/03): Minor Extras Update Update (09/01): Added shots of the Amaray Case, including a peek at the disc art. (Linked as the case type in each discs description). Update (08/29): Added Front and Back Cover Art for each movie. Update (08/26): Back Cover Art added. WHV has officially announced the ‘Batman: The Motion Picture […]

"Gilgamesh" Vol. 1: Anime or Insomnia Cure?

by Karl Olsonon September 4, 2005
You know, post-Eva and post-Lain, it seems like everyone and their grandma in the anime industry has this idea that dramatic anime needs to move at a snail’s pace. Now, in the hands of the right directors, storyboarders and writers, that ambient, pastoral pacing can make some really classic series. However, in all too many […]

"Kiddy Grade" Vol. 7: Things Get Cleared Up In The "Lurking Shadows"

by Chad Boninon September 3, 2005
Éclair and Lumiere have killed the director of the Galactic Order of Trade and Tariffs (GOTT), Eclipse, and have taken command with an iron fist. An identical pair is serving in an army of Éclair and Lumiere clones under GOTT’s new leadership. Two more Éclair and Lumieres are renegades out to take down the new […]

"Kyo Kara Maoh!" Vol. 2: It's Here, It's Hilarious, Get Used To It.

by Karl Olsonon September 3, 2005
Wolfram: “Don’t be so shy, I’m your fiancee!” Yuri: “I don’t care! That doesn’t mean you have to try and do the naked pretzel!” –Kyo Kara Maoh! Vol.2. When we last left Kyo Kara Maoh, Yuri Shibuya, teenage amateur baseball player and newly minted demon king of another dimension, was on a quest to find […]

More on the Voices of the Upcoming 'Spawn'

by Bird Boyon September 2, 2005
Spawn Animation Updates has put up another installment of its Spawn Animation Updates, this time focusing on the process of the voice recording and what was chosen and how.

Sho Murase on Drawing Nancy Drew

by Ed Liuon September 2, 2005
Animator/artist Sho Murase and her work on Papercutz’s Nancy Drew graphic novels are the subjects of a feature article in the San Francisco Gate. The first Nancy Drew graphic novel, The Demon of River Heights, was released in April.

"Electric Company" Coming to DVD

by Ed Liuon September 2, 2005
A brief article in the Los Angeles Times notes that a DVD release of PBS’s The Electric Company is in the works (free registration required). Airing from 1971 to 1977, The Electric Company featured Bill Cosby, Rita Moreno, and the earliest work of actor Morgan Freeman, as well as assorted animated features and live-action Spider-Man […]

"Sin City": Sexy Movie, Impotent DVD

by randomguyon September 2, 2005
The Film There are a great many movies which come out of seemingly nowhere to surprise and delight us. On the other hand, there are also a great many movies which carry with them tremendous baggage in getting to the screen. Guess which kind Sin City is? That’s right, being a comic book adaptation, Sin […]

Original "Sin": A "Sin City" Primer

by randomguyon September 2, 2005
One of the latest in a long line of comic book adaptations, Sin City, hit DVD last month. Directed by Robert Rodriguez, Frank Miller, and Quentin Tarantino, and boasting an incredible cast ranging from Mickey Rourke to Jessica Alba to Elijah Wood, it’s one of the year’s most talked-about movies. Right from the start, it […]

"Thundercats" DVD to get Disc Replacement

by Javeon September 1, 2005
People who bought Season 1, Volume 1 of Thundercats will get the chance to call for a replacement disc since one of the episodes was released without background music. Source: Warner Bros.