Press Releases

PR: VIZ Media Teams with Joost to Deliver Naruto, Bleach, and Death Note

by Ed Liuon September 23, 2008
VIZ MEDIA TEAMS WITH JOOST™ TO DELIVER HIT SERIES NARUTO, BLEACH AND DEATH NOTE TO AN EVEN WIDER AUDIENCE Web Video Portal To Offer Streamed Episodes Of Three Hit Series Complemented With Social Interaction San Francisco, CA, SEPTEMBER 23, 2008 — VIZ Media, LLC. (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive […]

PR: Teletoon Animation Scholarship 2008 Awards Animators Across Canada

by Ed Liuon September 23, 2008
TELETOON ANIMATION SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS ANIMATORS ACROSS CANADA Toronto – The winners of the2008 TELETOON Animation Scholarship have been announced by Len Cochrane, President of TELETOON Canada inc., in a special screening and presentation at the Ottawa International Animation Festival on September 19. All 23 of the finalists received a full pass to the OIAF and […]

PR: Cartoon Network and House Party Push "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" House Parties

by Ed Liuon September 23, 2008
Cartoon Network Celebrates the Premiere of STAR WARS(tm): THE CLONE WARS(tm) with 2,000 House Parties Across the Country Luckiest Kid in the Galaxy Gets a Surprise World Television Premiere Event On Saturday, Sept. 27, in homes across the country, thousands of kids, along with their families and friends, will get a sneak peek at one […]

PR: International Filmmakers Take Grand Prizes at OIAF

by Ed Liuon September 22, 2008
NEWS RELEASE: INTERNATIONAL FILMMAKERS TAKE GRAND PRIZES AT OIAF OTTAWA, ONTARIO (September 22, 2008) – The Ottawa International Animation Festival came to an end with the highly anticipated closing ceremonies held last night at the Museum of Civilization in Gatineau. Organizers announced the winners of the official competition during the ceremonies. This year’s event, held […]

PR: VIZ Media Announces the Release of "Blue Dragon" Animated Series on DVD

by Ed Liuon September 20, 2008
VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES THE RELEASE OF BLUE DRAGON ANIMATED SERIES ON DVD Fantasy Action Series Based On Popular Xbox 360 Video Game and Features Captivating Character Designs By Famed Manga Creator Akira Toriyama San Francisco, CA, September 19, 2008 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive publishing, […]

PR: "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" Mall Tour Launches Sept 19, 2008

by Ed Liuon September 20, 2008
STAR WARS(tm): THE CLONE WARS(tm) Mall Tour Launches Sept. 19 Kids and Families to Learn the Ways of the Force in Malls Across the Country Cartoon Network is counting down to Friday, Sept. 19, when the STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS Intergalactic Tour blasts off in malls around the country. The tour will run eight […]

PR: Family Guy Season 7 Hits UK DVD on 10 November 2008

by Ed Liuon September 20, 2008
FAMILY GUY SEASON 7 Ruder and cruder than ever before with ‘Uncut’ footage and featuring the shows’ landmark 100th episode! On DVD Monday 10 November 2008 Family Guy returns to DVD and is ruder and cruder than ever before with even more of the irreverent and subversive humour that has made it such a cult […]

PR: G4 Presents "Spaceballs" on Sunday, September 21, 2008

by Ed Liuon September 19, 2008
MAY THE FARCE BE WITH YOU WHEN G4 PRESENTS A NIGHT OF “SPACEBALLS” ON SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 21 Network Presentation of Iconic Film to Precede All New, Never-Before-Seen Chapters of “Mel Brooks’ Spaceballs: The Animated Series” Brooks, Daphne Zuniga and Joan Rivers Reprise Film Characters in the Entertainment Legend’s Animated Production G4 will bring viewers Spaceballs […]

PR: Imagi Secures US$30M (HK$234M) in Financing

by Ed Liuon September 17, 2008
Imagi Secures US$30 Million (HK$234 Million) in Financing FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hong Kong (September 16, 2008) – Imagi International Holdings, Limited (HKSE Stock Code: 0585) today announced that it had raised US$30 million in financing through two separate subscription agreements. The first agreement, the terms of which were originally announced to the stock exchange on […]

PR: Nick Jr. Commences Production on Team Umizoomi

by Ed Liuon September 17, 2008
THEY’RE MINI, THEY’RE MIGHTY AND THEY’RE BUILT FOR MATH! NICK JR. COMMENCES PRODUCTION ON TEAM UMIZOOMI, A NEW ORIGINAL INTERACTIVE PRESCHOOL SERIES SET TO PREMIERE IN 2009 Team Umizoomi’s Animated Miniature Action Heroes Have Mighty Math Powers That Help Real Kids Solve Everyday Problems NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2008 – Nick Jr. has commenced production […]