Posts Tagged ‘Geneon’

Review: “Tenchi Muyo! Movie Collection” Breaks the Muyo! Mold

by Chad Boninon March 27, 2013
Tenchi’s disappearing! Tenchi has a daughter! Tenchi disappeared! In the Tenchi Muyo! franchise’s three cinematic movies, the gang travels back in time, deals with daughters from the future (!?), and explores the world of restaurant work. Can the girls save Tenchi, save Tenchi, and save Tenchi? In these three movies, does Tenchi actually matter, or […]

Review: “Tenchi Muyo! OVA Collection” Is the Best of the Best

by Chad Boninon March 22, 2013
An ancient demon. Two princesses. A space detective who relies on luck a little too much. An exiled academic. All of the above deeply love and respect one generic kid in rural Japan, who may be tied to them more than anyone would expect. They’ll fight for his love. Tenchi will have to fight for […]

First Trailer Released for "Mysterious Cities of Gold" Sequel Series

by Ed Liuon June 8, 2012
A French-language trailer for the upcoming Mysterious Cities of Gold sequel series has been released: TF1 Vidéo TF1 sélectionnée dans Replay TV The show is set to premiere in France on June 23, 2012. For more details, check out Toonzone’s earlier coverage here. (via The Beat)

First Stills Released from "Mysterious Cities of Gold" Sequel Series

by Ed Liuon May 29, 2012
Crunchyroll has posted the first stills from the long-planned sequel series to The Mysterious Cities of Gold, the cult animated series hit from the 1980’s that sent its lead characters Esteban, Zia, and Tao on a continent-spanning trip exploring South America for lost civilizations, fabled treasures, and leads on Esteban’s missing father. The new series […]

Digital Domain to Open Animation and VFX Studio in Abu Dhabi

by Ed Liuon May 25, 2012
The Los Angeles Times reports that Digital Domain is set to open a new 150,000 square-foot production office in Abu Dhabi in 2015, dedicated to producing English- and Arabic-language animated movies for Middle Eastern audiences, as well as visual and 3-D effects. The project is a partnership with the Abu Dhabi-government backed media company twofour54, […]

Briefly: Int’l Co-Pros for CG Preschool Series

by Maxie Zeuson April 3, 2012
* Zodiak Kids, High 1 Entertainment, and QQD are partnering to produce Quick, Quack, Duck!, a 3D animated preschool series based on the short film “The Happy Duckling.” [World Screen] * Thunderbird Films and Flux Animation Studios will coproduce Wiki the Kiwi, a new CG-animated preschool series about the friendship between a bird and a […]

"Redakai" Lands New Int’l Gigs

by Maxie Zeuson March 24, 2012
Redakai, Conquer the Kairu will be heading to a clutch of international channels under a series of deals negotiated by Zodiak Kids, kidscreen reports. The series will be heading to the UK’s CiTV this spring, and will also join Denmark’s DR, India’s Disney Network of Channels, and the Baltic republics’ SEA and TV3.

Briefly: Int’l Networks Pick Up Series

by Maxie Zeuson March 21, 2012
* Zodiak Kids has commissioned a second season of Sally Bollywood. [World Screen] * French, German, and Iberian broadcasters have picked up additional seasons of 9 Story Entertainment’s Almost Naked Animals. [World Screen] * Malaysia’s Bola Kampung is getting a CG-animated feature film spinoff. [World Screen] * France’s Genao will adapt the comic strip Les […]

Blackrock Animation Film Festival 2012 Competition Announces Call for Entries

by Eileen Cruzon March 1, 2012
Attachment 5092 Details of the second Blackrock Animation Film Festival Competition were announced at a photo call, on Monday, February 27, 2012. Festival Director, Fionnghuala Ní Néill and President of the Institute of Art, Design and Technology (IADT), Dr Annie Doona were joined by Blackrock Business Network members to help launch the 2nd year of […]