Press Releases

PR: Manga Author Hiro Mashima Comes to NY Anime Festival 2011

by Grant Whiteon July 29, 2011
MANGA AUTHOR HIRO MASHIMA COMES TO NY ANIME FESTIVAL Creator of Fairy Tail Manga To Take Part In Anime Event At New York Comic Con Norwalk, CT, July 28, 2011: The New York Anime Festival (NYAF) and Kodansha USA Publishing (KUP) today announced Hiro Mashima, creator of the successful Fairy Tail manga and anime series, […]

PR: TELETOON Canada Announces Fall 2011 Lineup

by Ed Liuon July 28, 2011
TELETOON CANADA ANNOUNCES AN UNREAL FALL LINEUP THAT WILL MAKE YOU JUMP OUT OF YOUR SEAT New titles and returning favourites highlight TELETOON, TELETOON at Night and TELETOON Retro fall schedules Complete fall launch details available at (Toronto, ON, July 25, 2011) – TELETOON Canada inc. today unveiled its fall 2011 lineup for TELETOON, […]

PR: Power-Con/ThunderCon 2011 Coming September 24-25, 2011

by Ed Liuon July 25, 2011
For more information on Power-Con / ThunderCon 2011 and all of its offerings, please visit # # # POWER-CON™, the POWER-CON logo, THUNDERCON™ and the THUNDERCON logo are trademarks of Power-Con, LLC.. Copyright © 2011 Power-Con, LLC. All rights reserved. MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE®, PRINCESS OF POWER™ and associated trademarks and trade dress are […]

PR: Comedy Central and Matt Groening Announce Launch of "Futurama Head-In-A-Jar" App

by Grant Whiteon July 24, 2011
COMEDY CENTRAL® and Matt Groening Announce the Launch of the “Futurama Head-In-A-Jar Creator” App Free App For iPhone And iPod Touch Allows Fans To Create Their Own “Head-In-A-Jar” With Literally Millions Of Human, Robot And Alien Possibilities “Futurama” Airs All-New Half-Hour Episodes Thursdays At 10:00 P.M. On COMEDY CENTRAL NEW YORK, July 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ […]

PR: LEGO Star Wars Animated Special Arrives on Blu-ray and DVD September 16, 2011

by Grant Whiteon July 24, 2011
LEGO® STAR WARS®: The Padawan Menace(TM) Animated Special Arrives on Blu-ray and DVD September 16 Features Signature Family-Friendly Fun, Spirited Action and Irreverent Humor – Along with Two Bonus Shorts and an Exclusive Minifigure! SAN FRANCISCO, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — After the Cartoon Network debut of their first-ever original television special, The LEGO Group […]

PR: "Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes" Vols. 3 and 4 Coming October 25, 2011

by Ed Liuon July 22, 2011
THE AVENGERS: EARTH’S MIGHTIEST HEROES VOLUME 3 – IRON MAN UNLEASHED (click to enlarge) Synopsis: The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes is a television series on Disney DXD that is inspired by the Marvel Comics Super Hero team of the same name. In each episode, the Avengers defend Earth from unimaginable threats – dangerous Super Villains, […]

A+E Networks Home Entertainment To Rerelease "Robotech" In October

by Todd DuBoison July 22, 2011
A+E Networks Home Entertainment has reached an agreement with Harmony Gold USA to distribute its sci-fi mecha series Robotech on DVD. Originally televisied in syndication in 1985 and later broadcast on Cartoon Network’s Toonami block in 1998, Robotech told a three-generational tale where humanity struggles to preserve itself and the Earth against the threat of […]

PR: Nicktoons Greenlights "Wild Grinders" Animated Series for 2012

by Ed Liuon July 21, 2011
NICKTOONS GREENLIGHTS WILD GRINDERS, NEW ANIMATED SERIES FROM SKATEBOARD PRO ROB DYRDEK, SET FOR ROLL OUT IN 2012 SAN DIEGO – July 21, 2011 – Professional skateboarder/entrepreneur Rob Dyrdek (star of MTV’s Rob & Big and Fantasy Factory) will bring the fun, fast-paced world of skateboarding to Nicktoons with an original, animated series, Wild Grinders, […]

"Rango" Tops Home Video Sales Charts; Blu-ray Represents 46% of Sales

by Ed Liuon July 21, 2011
The Hollywood Reporter states that Paramount Pictures’ Rango raced to the top of sales charts in its debut week, even though its Friday release date meant that it was only on sale for 2 of the 5 reporting days. 46% of those sales were of the Blu-ray version of the movie.

PR: Kevin Lima to Direct "Monkeys of Mumbai" at DreamWorks Animation

by Grant Whiteon July 20, 2011
Kevin Lima to Direct “Monkeys of Mumbai” (Working Title) at DreamWorks Animation Lisa Stewart and Chris Chase to Serve as Producers GLENDALE, Calif., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) today announced that Kevin Lima (Enchanted, Tarzan) will direct the upcoming feature film Monkeys of Mumbai (working title), the studio’s first-ever Bollywood-style […]