Lisa Gregorian Promoted at Warner Bros. Television Group

by Zeddon September 22, 2005
Nineteen-year Warner Bros. veteran and respected marketing executive Lisa Gregorian has been promoted to the newly created position of Executive Vice President, Worldwide Marketing for the recently created Warner Bros. Television Group, the company announced today. In her new position, Gregorian will work with the studio’s internal television marketing teams as well as television networks […]

Taubman Centers Announces "Narnia" Promotion

by Zeddon September 22, 2005
Taubman Centers Inc. today announced plans for an innovative promotion surrounding the theatrical release of Walt Disney Pictures’/Walden Media’s The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe this holiday season. Beginning November 15, families who visit select Taubman shopping centers will have the opportunity to enter an environment showcasing elements of the […]

Marvel and Activision Announce "Ultimate Spider-Man"

by Zeddon September 22, 2005
Ultimate Spider-Man is now available for the PlayStation 2, the Xbox, and the Nintendo GameCube for $49.99 SRP, Marvel and Activision announced today. Additional versions of the game are also available. [Source: PR Newswire]

FunMail Inc. Announces Mobile Content Licensing Agreement for "Wallace & Gromit"

by Zeddon September 22, 2005
FunMail has announced an agreement with Aardman to create and distribute ringtones, wallpapers, and animated screensavers based on the upcoming feature film Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit. Beginning in early October, consumers will be able to purchase Wallace and Gromit wallpaper and ringtones to personalize their mobile phones. The service will be […]

New "The Batman" Villains, "Versus Dracula" Trailer

by James Harveyon September 22, 2005
Batman: Yesterday, Today and Beyond has been updated with some huge The Batman news. The excellent fansite has a peek at three all-new villains for the cartoon series that can be accessed by clicking here. On top of that, the site also has screengrabs and video from the new The Batman Versus Dracula trailer, which […]

"Excel Saga" Soundtrack 1: Get Wacky!

by Dr. Daedaluson September 22, 2005
The comedy anime series Excel Saga is one of my all-time favorites. It has an uncontrolled comic energy that I hadn’t previously seen in anime and has more in common with an American cartoon like Animaniacs, Looney Tunes, or The Simpsons than, say, something like Evangelion, Sailor Moon, or heck, even other anime comedies. It […]

"La Portrait de Petit Cossette": Gothic Lolita Romantic Horror Doesn’t Bore

by Karl Olsonon September 22, 2005
You know, what with Gothic Lolita tea parties at various anime cons, Gwen Stefani openly chilling with Harajuku-district Gothic Lolitas in her music videos and manga like Godchild, Tsukuyomi: Moon Phase, and Doll all getting picked up for distribution in the States, it seems like it’s a safe bet that what started as a little […]

Verizon/Disney Sign Long-Term Programming Agreement

by Zeddon September 22, 2005
Verizon and The Walt Disney Company on Wednesday announced a long-term, wide-ranging programming agreement for multiple Disney and ESPN networks and services. Under the agreement, Verizon will carry 12 television services on Verizon FiOS TV’s expanded basic, including ABC Family, ABC News Now, Disney Channel, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN Classic, ESPNEWS, ESPNU, ESPN HD, ESPN2 HD, […]

Disney Online Names Brad Davis Vice President of Advertising Sales

by Zeddon September 22, 2005
Disney Online has appointed Brad Davis to serve as vice president of its online advertising sales unit. In his new position, Davis will provide strategic direction for the sales team and lead all media sales efforts for Disney Online, which includes,, and [Source: Business Wire]

"X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse" Comes to Retailers

by Zeddon September 22, 2005
X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse, the sequel to X-Men Legends, is now available for the PlayStation 2, Xbox, and Nintendo GameCube. The game retails for $49.99 SRP. Additionally, the PC/CD-ROM version is available for $39.99 SRP. Later this fall, the PSP (PlayStation Portable) system version will be available for $49.99 SRP. [Source: PR Newswire]