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Media Blasters Announces New August Titles Including "Kanokon" Vol. 2

by SB20xxon May 4, 2010
Two new titles are coming from Media Blasters in August: * Genshiken DX Collection (Season 1 + OAVs): 8/24/10 – 375 min. – $34.99 * Kanokon vol. 2: 8/31/10 – 100 min. – $19.99 Additionally, the delayed Ikki Tousen: Dragon Destiny Premium Collection has a new release date: 8/3/10. [Source: RightStuf ]

Bandai Entertainment Licenses "The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya"

by SB20xxon April 15, 2010
Today, Bandai Entertainment announced that they have the rights to The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya, a feature film based on the Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya TV series. The film, originally released in February 2010 in Japan, will be debuting in San Francisco’s Viz Cinema on 5/21/10, with a Hawaii theatrical run in mid-June. The DVD […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces "Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam" Movies for June 2010 Release

by on April 10, 2010
By way of their official FaceBook page, Bandai has announced they will release the Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam films on DVD in June 2010. Mania.com has a full listing of all the DVDs being released (the movie trilogy set, plus each movie individually, part 2 of Kurokami, and part 2 of Gundam 00’s second season), […]

Media Blasters Announces "Magic Knight Rayearth" Season 2 Remastered

by SB20xxon March 27, 2010
The second season of the fantasy anime series Magic Knight Rayearth is getting a re-release in a remastered DVD collection on 7/27/10. It’s priced at $44.99 and runs 725 minutes. In other Media Blasters news, Queen’s Blade‘s second volume has been delayed until 7/27/10. [Source: RightStuf ]

Gundam Week: Top 5 Gundam Series

by on March 14, 2010
As mentioned before, Gundam has been around for quite some time. It has managed to produce several different series with different styles, characters, and of course mobile suits. Some left the viewers wanting more, whether it be due to a weak plot, characters you couldn’t care for, or simply because the action wasn’t entertaining. Others, […]

Welcome to Toonzone’s Miyazaki Week

by Ed Liuon February 28, 2010
To commemorate the release of Ponyo on DVD and Blu-ray on March 2, 2010, Toonzone is kicking off Miyazaki Week: 5 days of reviews and essays on the work of Studio Ghibli’s Hayao Miyazaki. OK, fine, that’s a business week, but “Miyazaki Business Week” sounds like a magazine. Work with us, here. To many fans […]

Miyazaki Week: “My Neighbor Totoro” as a Reverse Coming-of-Age Story

by Ed Liuon February 24, 2010
The coming of age story is a common plot in cinema, and in the works of Hayao Miyazaki in particular. The coming of age can be literal, as in Kiki’s Delivery Service, where the plot revolves around the title character reaching the age when she must strike out into the world and find her own […]

Stoneham Sun on How Sandro Corsaro Created "Kick Buttowski"

by Ed Liuon February 23, 2010
The Stoneham Sun has profiled Sandro Corsaro, who has gone from local boy to creator of the new Disney XD series Kick Buttowski. The article follows Corsaro’s educational and professional career and how Kick Buttowski went from a concept Corsaro came up with 8 years ago to the new animated series.

Bandai Entertainment Announces New May Titles Including "MSG Trilogy"

by SB20xxon February 23, 2010
The following Bandai titles have been announced for May: (DVD unless otherwise noted) * Hayate the Combat Butler Part 5 (Sub Only): 5/2/10 – 150 min. – $39.98 * Kurokami Part 2 (Blu-ray) (Dub Only): 5/2/10 – 100 min. – $24.98 * Kurokami Part 2: 5/2/10 – 150 min. – $29.98 * Mobile Suit Gundam […]