See, this is why you always negotiate with chicks in bikinis. Maia’s the new girl at Nereid, the local odd-jobs girls in the future. Things change when Yu Park, the close combat warrior of the group returns after serving a jail sentence for injuring twenty civilians during a case. Can Maia survive amidst a punch-drunk […]
With all the giant robot anime out there—Gundam, Evangelion, Rahxephon, Gravion, Giant Robo—you need something special to stand out from the crowd. There’s , and then there’s everything else. With New Getter Robo, it’s buckets and buckets of blood. On the last disc, our heroes Ryoma, Hayato, and Benkei were chosen by Dr. Saotome to […]
Mile High Comics has posted several on-line previews for comics from DC and Marvel scheduled for release on August 10. Highlights include Action Comics #830 by Gail Simone and John Byrne, Green Arrow #53 by Judd Winick, Captain America #8 by Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting, and Incredible Hulk #85 by Peter David and Jorge […]
The Quills Literary Foundation has named their 2005 Quill Award nominees. James B. Stewart’s DisneyWar was nominated in the “Business” category, Fantagraphics’ Complete Peanuts 1953-1954 was nominated in the “Humor” category, and Marvel Comics’ 1602 by Neil Gaiman, Andy Kubert, and Richard Isanove was nominated in the “Graphic Novel” category.
Boomerang will spotlight Batman: The Animated Series and Superman in two five-hour marathons airing August 20 and 21. Batman: The Animated Series (1992-1994) will run on Saturday night, August 20, from 8:00pm – 1:00am (ET). Superman (1996-1997) will run on Sunday night, August 21, from 8:00pm – 1:00am (ET). [Source: Cartoon Network]
CBS Sports will use pixilated characters in their new NFL Today promotional. Running in :30 and :10 second spots throughout the day, the Pixel People will be animated characters including “The Blimp Dudes,” “The Tailgaters,” “The Cheerleader,” “The Punk,” “The Gangsta,” “The Executive,” and “The Hippie Chick.” The spots will air in the coming weeks, […]
Time Warner, Viacom, and Pixar all reported second quarter financial results this week. Time Warner’s revenues decreased 1% over the same period in 2004 to $10.7 billion, with expected declines at the Filmed Entertainment and AOL segments offset almost entirely by growth at the Cable, Networks, and Publishing segments. The Company reported an Operating Loss […]