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ADV Films Announces New November Titles

by Classic Speedyon September 5, 2006
The sole thinpak in this set of announcements is Elfen Lied Collection, which will be released on November 28th for $49.98 MSRP. A non-thinpak complete collection, Samurai X, is set for November 21st and has a $99.98 MSRP. New series debuting in November include Guyver and UFO Ultramaiden Valkyrie 2, both of which will be […]

"Yin Yang Yo!" Makes A Promising First Impression

by Alex Weitzmanon September 3, 2006
Yin and Yang, rabbit siblings, join the dying practice of Woo Foo, as taught by their Master Yo, to take on the evil forces around them. Oh, yes, on September 4th, Jetix will bring us the next word in the long line of furry animal martial-arts comedies. I know, I make it sound like you […]

FUNimation Announces New November & December Titles

by Classic Speedyon September 1, 2006
A massive swarm of new FUNimation titles is set for the last two months of 2006. Among the expected titles in November: Baki the Grappler (vol. 10) Basilisk (vol. 3; also available in limited edition) Case Closed: Case 2 (vol. 1) Dragon Ball Z (Movies 1-3 Pack) Full Metal Panic: The Second Raid (vol. 1; […]

"Transformers Armada" Delayed Until October 3rd (Updated 9/1)

by Dan Collinson September 1, 2006
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that the release of Transformers Armada: Season 1, Part 2 has been moved back a week from September 26 to October 3rd. The box set will contain 26 episodes in which the Autobots must face not only the Decepticons but also a horrible new menace from space named Unicron. Updated 9/1: It now […]

"The Tick vs. Season One": Mighty DVD Justice!

by Ed Liuon August 31, 2006
In 1994, Ben Edlund teamed up with Fox Kids to bring The Tick to Saturday morning kid’s animation. Based on his comic book of the same name, The Tick focused on a 7-foot-tall, 300-pound, nigh-invulnerable, and endearingly dense arachnid superhero who fought crime. Along for the ride was his sidekick, Arthur, whose moth suit enabled […]

Prepare For The Fantastic! Chris Yost Talks Fantastic Four!

by Stuon August 30, 2006
Chris Yost is no stranger to superheroes. Having previously worked on X-Men: Evolution, The Batman and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and currently co-writing Marvel’s New X-Men comic, Chris now serves as Story Editor on the upcoming Fantastic Four cartoon, set to premiere this Saturday. Toon Zone News managed to pull Chris away from his comics […]

"Pokémon: Battle Frontier" Comes Exclusively to Cartoon Network

by Zeddon August 30, 2006
Cartoon Network has acquired exclusive rights to Pokémon: Battle Frontier, the ninth season of the Pokémon series. Pokémon: Battle Frontier premieres on Saturday, September 9, 2006, at 9:00am (ET/PT) with a special one-hour episode. The series will air regularly on Saturday mornings at 9:30am (ET/PT). [Source: Cartoon Network] Click here to read the full press […]

Press Release: New Season of "Pokémon" to Air Exclusively on Cartoon Network

by Zeddon August 30, 2006
New Season of Pokémon to Air Exclusively on Cartoon Network All New Episodes of Pokémon®: Battle Frontier to Begin September 9 The tale of Ash Ketchum, Pikachu and their friends continues as they face some of their biggest adventures yet in the brand new ninth season of the popular Pokémon series. Pokémon: Battle Frontier will […]

Preview: "Yu-Gi-Oh! Capsule Monsters" Breathes Stale Life to Dying Franchise

by Dukeon August 29, 2006
It seems no one can quite let go of that little trading card game phenomenon known as Yu-Gi-Oh! Not only do we have a spin-off series set 10 years after the original series ended in Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, but now we have essentially another filler arc (much like the Dungeon Dice Monsters, Legendary Heroes, Noa and […]

"Avatar: Secret of the Fire Nation" Special Theatrical Screenings on Sept. 9

by Ed Liuon August 29, 2006
As part of a cross-marketing promotion between Nickelodeon, Burger King, and Upper Deck, Avatar: Secret of the Fire Nation will get special theatrical screenings in nine theaters nationwide. The “movie,” which consists of two episodes of the Avatar TV show, will debut on Nickelodeon on September 15, 2006; the theatrical releases will be on September […]