MTV Networks Expands Indonesian Reach

by Zeddon January 28, 2006
MTV Networks Indonesia has entered into a new three-year partnership with local terrestrial Global TV for eight-hour programming blocks for both MTV and Nickelodeon. The MTV block will air daily, Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 1:00pm and 11:30pm to 3:00am, and weekends from 10:00am to 3:00pm and 11:30pm to 3:00am. The daily Nick block […]

Time Warner Inc. Declares Third Regular Quarterly Dividend

by Zeddon January 28, 2006
Time Warner Inc.’s Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share on its Common Stock, payable in cash on March 15, 2006 to stockholders of record at the close of business on February 28, 2006. This is the third quarterly dividend declared under the company’s dividend policy, which was announced […]

McFarlane Toys Announces Partnership with Hanna-Barbera

by on January 28, 2006
McFarlane Toys has announced a deal with Hanna-Barbera that will “introduce an all-new line of action figures based on characters from the hugely successful Hanna-Barbera library.”

New ‘Ultimate Avengers’ DTV Images

by on January 27, 2006
Marvel Animation Age has posted a small gallery of images from the upcoming Ultimate Avengers DTV, due on shelves February 21st.

Disney/Pixar Merger: Conditions Revealed in SEC Filing

by Ed Liuon January 27, 2006
The Los Angeles Times and The New York Times have covered a recent SEC filing about the proposed Disney/Pixar merger (registration required for both), noting that Pixar creative chief John Lasseter will be granted the power to greenlight all animated features from the studio, subject to final approval from Disney CEO Robert Iger. The filing […]

Anime/Manga Programming for NY Comic-Con Announced

by Ed Liuon January 27, 2006
A press release has details for anime and manga programming for the upcoming New York Comic-Con. Companies attending the con include Viz, Tokyopop, ADV Films, Central Park Media, and Del Rey. The New York Comic-Con will be held at the Jacob Javitz Convention Center in New York City from February 24 – 26.

Dan Slott Talks "She-Hulk," "Thing," and "Big Max"

by Ed Liuon January 27, 2006
Dan Slott, former co-writer for the Batman Adventures comic book, spoke briefly to Comic Book Resources about three of his current comics projects. Slott drops teasers for upcoming storylines in his She-Hulk and Thing monthly comics from Marvel, and also talks about Big Max, a new comic from Mr. Comics that stars an “Ape in […]

New "Ultimate Avengers" Trailer On-Line

by Ed Liuon January 27, 2006
IGN Media has posted a new trailer for Ultimate Avengers, the direct-to-video movie coming soon from Marvel/Lionsgate. The trailer can be downloaded in both Windows Media and QuickTime formats. (via Comic Book Resources’ Comics Reel column)

"Team Galaxy" Preordered By Cartoon Network

by on January 26, 2006
Cartoon Network has pre-ordered Team Galaxy, an action-adventure comedy series from Marathon — producers of CN’s Totally Spies and Martin Mystery. The 52-episode series, set to premiere this fall throughout the world, including on Canada’s YTV, is one of the most expensive original non-CN-produced acquisitions by the network at $16-17 million for the entire series. […]

WHV Officially Announces Third Season of ‘Samurai Jack’ on DVD

by on January 26, 2006
Warner Home Video has officially announced the upcoming May 23rd release of Samurai Jack Season 3 on DVD. Changed from the initial report on TV Shows on DVD is the box art, which features a different image on the slip cover portion. As of now, few details are available, but expect more shots of the […]