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Anime Toy Maker Southern Island Is Bankrupt

Southern Island, a toy company based in Arizona that specialized in anime-based merchandise, has closed up shop according to Anime News Network. The company’s phones have been disconnected, their website is down and their inventory will be auctioned off on EBay. They held the license for four Funimation shows, Case Closed, Full Metal Alchemist, Fruits […]

"Justice League: The New Frontier" DVD Release Date and Specs Announced

Warner Brothers Home Video has announced the full release information about the direct-to-video animated movie Justice League: The New Frontier. The movie will be released on February 26, 2008, in a single-disc standard edition and a two-disc special edition. The movie will be anamorphic widescreen on both editions, with a 5.1 Dolby Digital soundtrack, two […]

PR: Sam Register Joins WB Animation On Multi-Property Development/Production Deal

November 27, 2007 – Burbank, CA – Sam Register, the veteran animation executive behind the development of such hit animated series as “Ben 10″ and “Teen Titans,” and creator of “Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi,” has entered into a multi-property development and production deal with Warner Bros. Animation, it was announced today by Lisa Judson, President, […]

PR: Warner Home Video Releases "Justice League: The New Frontier" On Feb 26, 2008

(November 27, 2007 – Burbank, CA) – Warner Premiere, DC Comics and Warner Bros. Animation are set to release the all-new original movie “Justice League: The New Frontier” on February 26, 2008 on DVD, HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc, distributed by Warner Home Video. Order due date is January 22, 2008. The original movie will […]

Dermot Mulroney on Voicing Green Lantern for "The Batman"

Actor Dermot Mulroney has spoken briefly to TV Guide about voicing Green Lantern (Hal Jordan) for The Batman. Mulroney notes how he and his brother grew up reading DC Comics, and also stated that he liked the friction between Batman and Green Lantern in his episode. (via Comic Book Resources Comics Reel)

"The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show" Coming to DVD (UPDATED)

“Yabba-Dabba-Doosie!” Tvshowsondvd.com reports that the first Flintstones spin-off is coming to DVD in The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show: The Complete Series. The show chronicles the teenage lives of Pebbles Flintstone and Bamm-Bamm Rubble. Along with their friends Moonrock, Wiggy, and Penny having fun around Bedrock. The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show was produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions, […]

Amy Wolfram on "Teen Titans: Year One"

Newsarama has interviewed writer Amy Wolfram about Teen Titans: Year One, a six-issue mini-series that will retell the earliest days of the original sidekick superteam of DC Comics. Wolfram was a staff writer and story editor for the Teen Titans cartoon series, and discusses how writing comics differs from writing for television, as well as […]

"Soon I Will Be Invincible": Killing Them With Laughter

This affectionate deconstruction of comic books is narrated by supervillain Doctor Impossible (“smartest man alive, fourth most infamous”) and a rookie cyber-femme named Fatale (“I should’ve gone with Cybergirl, but I was on a lot of painkillers at the time”). Bring some popcorn and join Impossible’s Pinky and the Brain-styled quest to Try to Take […]

"Justice League: The New Frontier" Premieres at WonderCon

The Superman Homepage reports that the new DC Universe animated movie Justice League: The New Frontier will make its world premiere at WonderCon 2008 in San Francisco on February 22-24. The movie will feature the voices of Kyle MacLachlan (Twin Peaks, The Doors, Showgirls) as Superman, Jeremy Sisto (Six Feet Under) as Batman, Lucy Lawless […]

Marvel Launches New Subscription Web Site for Comic Archive

Marvel has launched a new subscription service for it’s comic archive online through a new service called Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited. The archive will contain over 2,500 issues of Marvel comics from many different franchises and will post new material six months after the material’s original publication date. The comics will be available for viewing […]

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