One of anime’s unique and recently popular genres, seen in series like Noir, Najica Blitz Tactics, and Madlax, is girls with guns. In the 2003 show Gunslinger Girl (GG), they are mere children. The second volume of this exciting series, “Vita, Passionee…Pistole: Life, Happiness, and the Gun,” contains episodes 6 through 9. GG is a […]
Star Wars: Clone Wars Volume 2 will be released to DVD on December 6, StarWars.com reports. The DVD will contain five twelve-minute chapters; bonuses include galleries of animation concept art, storyboards, sketches, trailers for two upcoming LucasArts video games, and an Xbox playable demo of Battlefront II.
Jellybean Recordings will release AnimeToonz Volume 3: Kristine Sa to CD on October 4. Two separate editions of the release will feature remixes of theme songs from such series as Cowboy Bebop, Gundam Seed, Inuyasha, Ranma 1/2 and Urusei Yatsura. All lyrics remain in their original Japanese language. The CD will feature Kristine Sa. Downloadable […]
June Foray will appear on Larry King Live on September 22, Jerry Beck reports at Cartoon Brew.
Disney Channel Japan has picked up pay television rights to Inspector Gadget’s Biggest Caper Ever and 39 half-hours of Sabrina: The Animated Series, c21 Media reports. The site also reports that Disney will launch Toon Disney in Japan in December.
The Hollywood Reporter says that Marvel, now called Marvel Entertainment, will today announce its name change and will divulge that superheroes Captain America, the Avengers, Nick Fury, Black Panther, Ant-Man, Cloak & Dagger, Dr. Strange, Hawkeye, Power Pack, and Shang-Chi will be made into movies. Click the link for more information.
The following is a list of the movies and specials scheduled to air on Toon Disney during the month of September. Please note that schedules are subject to change: Aladdin And The King Of Thieves (1996) September 10 (7:00 p.m., ET/PT) An American Tail III: The Treasure Of Manhattan Island (2000) Tuesday, September 6 (5:00 […]
The following is a list of the animated movies and specials scheduled to air on Disney Channel during the month of September: Aladdin And The King Of Thieves (1996) Saturday, September 24 (9:25 p.m., ET/PT) Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001) Thursday, September 22 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) A Bug’s Life (1998) Saturday, September 3 (2:00 p.m. […]
Animation HQ reports that the video game King of Fighters, made by SNK, is getting the anime series treatment from Production I.G. The animation will be produced at 9th Studio, the studio responsible for Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex. No details have really been released including the actual title or release date. However, […]
Paramount Home Entertainment will release Alvin & the Chipmunks: A Chipmunk Christmas to DVD on November 1, 2005. The set will include A Chipmunk Christmas from 1981 (before the animated series started in 1983) and two other Christmas specials from 1988 and 1989 entitled Merry Christmas Mr. Carroll (AKA Alvin’s Christmas Carol) and Dave’s Wonderful […]