Jetix Leaving ABC Family

by Zeddon February 9, 2006
As of this fall, Jetix programming will no longer be seen on ABC Family. Toon Disney will then become the exclusive home of Jetix in the United States. [Source: Disney ABC Television Group] For information on the 2006-2007 schedule for Jetix and for other Disney ABC Kids networks/blocks, see Toon Zone’s article Disney ABC Kids […]

Disney ABC Kids Networks Announces Programming for 2006-2007 Season

by Zeddon February 9, 2006
Disney ABC Kids Networks today unveiled its programming slate for the 2006-2007 television season. A total of 849 new episodes, 11 new series and 25 new movies will debut across ABC Kids, Toon Disney, Jetix and Disney Channel. * The ABC Kids schedule for the 2006-2007 season is as follows: Saturdays: 9:00am ET / 8:00am […]

Disney ABC Kids Network Ratings

by Zeddon February 9, 2006
The following ratings news was announced today as part of Disney ABC Kids Networks’ Upfront presentation to advertisers: ABC Kids, the Saturday morning programming block on the ABC Television Network, is up 7% with Kids 6-11 and 21% with Boys 6-11, season-to-date. Toon Disney, the #1 co-viewing destination for Kids 6-11 and Adults 18-49, reaches […]

Disney Channel and Jetix Announce Free Online, On Demand Programming Content

by Zeddon February 9, 2006
Full episodes of original series from Disney Channel and Jetix will be available for viewing online starting later this year. Beginning this spring, kids can log on to and and stream full-length episodes of series such as Kim Possible and Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go!, free and on-demand. Video content on the […]

NTV’s Hayao Miyazaki Interview Available On-line

by Ed Liuon February 9, 2006 is reporting that an interview with director Hayao Miyazaki aired on Japan’s NTV is available now at Ghibli World. The short film, currently unsubtitled, contains footage of the short films which can only be seen at the Studio Ghibli Museum.

Dark Horse Announces "Peanuts" Collectible Statuettes

by Ed Liuon February 9, 2006
Dark Horse’s licensing division has announced a lineup of collectible statuettes based on Charles Schulz’s Peanuts characters. The statuettes will be 4-5 inches high and will be modeled on vintage “syroco” figurines. Charlie Brown will inaugurate the line in September 2006 and will be followed by Lucy, Linus, Schroder, Pig Pen, Peppermint Patty, Sally, Snoopy, […]

‘Justice League’, ‘Superman’, ‘Teen Titans’ and ‘The Batman’ DVD Releases

by Bird Boyon February 9, 2006
June 20, 2006 has learned that there are four new animated DC DVD sets on the horizon for WHV’s release calendar. June 20, 2006 Justice League: The Complete Second Season Superman the Animated Series: Volume 3 June 20, 2006 Teen Titans: The Complete Second Season The Batman: The Complete Second Season

‘Justice League’ and ‘Batman Beyond’ DVD Press Release

by Bird Boyon February 9, 2006
WHV has released the official press release for the upcoming March 21st release of Justice League: The Complete First Season and Batman Beyond: The Complete First Season. BURBANK, CA (February 9, 2006) – No crime is left unpunished as Warner Home Video (WHV) and DC Comics bring the most courageous superheroes to DVD. A comic […]

"Dragon Ball Z" Vegeta Saga Vol. 6: Huzzah! Semi-Good Filler!

by Dukeon February 9, 2006
Well, we’ve gone through three volumes of filler waiting for Nappa and Vegeta to arrive on Earth, and if things don’t change soon, this filler is going to drive people away before the big fight happens! What do we do? Make good filler! Last time, our heroes were training for the arrival of Vegeta and […]

ADV Films Announces "Prefectural Earth Defense Force"

by Classic Speedyon February 8, 2006
Set for release on April 18, 2006, Prefectural Earth Defense Force is a 50-minute OAV based on the manga. It concerns a trio of high school basketball players who are called upon to battle the Phone Pole Team and other evil villains. The suggested retail price is $12.98. Anime on DVD has more.