PR: FUNimation Entertainment Highlights and Events at New York Comic Con 2008
FUNimation® Entertainment, the foremost producer and distributor of anime in North America , will be at New York Comic Con in full force to promote our latest titles and long-held favorites.
Come by our booth (#1607) for more information about exclusive items and events:
Shin chan: Behind the scenes! Come peak behind the scenes of Shin chan and hear more about this undiluted animated comedy at our panel on Saturday, April 19 at 5:00 pm, Panel Room 1E03. Sit down face to face and cheek to cheek with Jared Hedges and the rest of the Shin chan comedy writing team. What exactly is inside their heads when they are writing this series? And do you really want to know? Find out the answers to these questions and more.
PLUS – you are going to want to get their autograph at the FUNimation booth on Friday, April 18 at 5:00 pm or Saturday, April 19 at 2:00 pm.
Shin chan Season One, Part One is available on DVD on May 13.
One Piece – The epic tale of the Straw Hat Pirates sets sail¡Ä..
See the NYC premiere of three episodes of One Piece, starting with episode #1! Episodes 1 through 3 will be screened for the New York Comic Con crowd on Friday, April 18 at 5:00 pm in Screening Room 1.
Find out more about the adventures of Monkey D. Luffy and his crew, starting with the first season, at the One Piece panel featuring OUR pirate crew: director Mike McFarland and producer Justin Cook, on Saturday, April 19 at 2:00 pm, Panel Room 1E03.
Both will be at two autograph signings at the FUNimation booth: Friday, April 18 at 5:00 pm or before the panel on Saturday, April 19 at 11:30 am.
One Piece, First Voyage hits retail shores on May 27.
Goku or Cell? Discuss.
The battle between Goku (Sean Schemmel) and Cell (Dameon Clarke) takes place at NYCC on Sunday, April 20 at 11:00 am, Panel Room 1E12, as they talk about their best moments together in Dragon Ball Z.
Both will be attending autograph signings at the FUNimation booth on Saturday, April 19 at 4:30 pm and directly after their panel on Sunday, April 20 at 12:30 pm.
These episodes can be seen in Dragon Ball Z Season Five, releasing on DVD May 27.
And of course, do NOT miss our Industry Panel on Friday, April 18 at 6:00 pm in Panel Room 1E09 and where we will update you with the latest news from FUNimation.