Posts Tagged ‘Anime’

NYCC2009: VIZ Media Panel Report

by Ed Liuon February 11, 2009
Hosting the VIZ Media panel at the 2009 New York Comic Con was Mark Chang and Candice Vyloan, presenting a combination of manga and anime-related news and announcements. New information was relatively light, but there were a few surprises and one big announcement near the end of the panel. Stan Lee and Hiroyuki Takei’s Ultimo […]

"Code Geass" Episodes On Bandai’s YouTube Channel

by Dr. Daedaluson February 7, 2009
Bandai Entertainment is currently hosting numerous episodes of Code Geass on their official YouTube channel, in both English and Japanese languages. Trailers of new releases, such as Akira (Blu-ray) and Ghost Slayers Ayashi, are also available. [Source: YouTube: Bandai Entertainment ]

PR: Updated Information about "Yatterman" World Premiere @ NYCC

by Ed Liuon February 4, 2009
UPDATED INFORMATION ABOUT YATTERMAN’S WORLD PREMIERE NEW YORK COMIC CON, SUBWAY CINEMA, AND NIKKATSU PRESENT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT TAKASHI MIIKE AND SHO SAKURAI’S NYCC APPEARANCES Norwalk, CT, February 3, 2009: New York Comic Con (NYCC) revealed earlier in the month that maverick Japanese director Takashi Miike and superstar actor and pop star Sho Sakurai will […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New April Titles Including "Freedom" Box Set

by Dr. Daedaluson January 30, 2009
A few new Bandai titles are set for April releases: * Freedom Box Set: 4/7/09 – $39.98 * Ghost Slayers Ayashi Part 2: 4/7/09 – $39.98 * Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory Complete Collection (Anime Legends): 4/21/09 – $49.98 [Source: RightStuf ]

PR: VIZ Media Announces Animated DVD Releases for April 2009

by Ed Liuon January 30, 2009
VIZ MEDIA ANNOUNCES ANIMATED DVD RELEASES FOR APRIL 2009 San Francisco, CA, January 28, 2009 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), one of the entertainment industry’s most innovative and comprehensive publishing, animation and licensing companies, has announced their DVD lineup for April 2009, which include animated favorites such as HUNTER X HUNTER, DEATH NOTE, NARUTO, […]

FUNimation Announces New April Titles Including "Kanon" Collection

by Dr. Daedaluson January 29, 2009
Re-releases from FUNi in April include: * Air: The Movie: 4/21/09 – $19.98 * Air (TV) Collection: 4/21/09 – $49.98 * Beck Collection (Viridian): 4/28/09 – $49.98 * Black Lagoon: The Second Barrage Collection: 4/14/09 – $49.98 * Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo Collection: 4/28/09 – $69.98 * Kanon Collection: 4/28/09 – $69.98 * […]

Media Blasters Announces "Night Head Genesis" Vol. 4

by Dr. Daedaluson January 21, 2009
Only one new Media Blasters title is on tap for April, and it’s Night Head Genesis‘s fourth volume. It is slated for a 4/7/09 street date, and is priced at $21.99. 1/23/09 Update: In related news, Ah! My Buddha vol. 2 has been rescheduled for 4/21/09, while Voltron‘s eighth boxset is rescheduled for 4/28/09. [Source: […]

"Voltron: Volumes 7 & 8" Dates Announced

by Dan Collinson January 12, 2009 reports that Media Blasters have the correct release dates for Voltron: Defender of the Universe – Collection 7: Land Team, and Voltron: Defender of the Universe – Collection 8: Sea Team. Both collections will contain 3 discs each as well as exclusive features. The Land Team set will hit stores on January 27, 2009, […]

"Rozen Maiden Traumend" Vol. 3: Father, Can You Hear Me? Give Me a Better Ending!

by Dr. Daedaluson January 8, 2009
Rozen Maiden Traumend “concludes” with a quartet of episodes that end the Alice Game but leave many questions unanswered. Don’t you just love anime? If you don’t want to be spoiled, skip the next three paragraphs. Last time, we saw that Souseiseki had decided to fight in Alice Game, while her sister, the similarly named […]

"Lyrical Nanoha": Let’s Be Friends

by Dr. Daedaluson January 6, 2009
Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha, as the title suggests, is a show about your average girl fighting evil with newly acquired magical powers. The opening of every single episode also reminds us, in case we forget. Still, there are a few things that make Nanoha stand out in the genre. For starters, Nanoha is only nine. […]