Posts Tagged ‘Anime’

NYAF2008: Harmony Gold’s Kevin McKeever Gets Bowled Over by "Anime in China"

by Ed Liuon September 27, 2008
On Saturday afternoon at the 2008 New York Anime Festival, Harmony Gold’s Marketing Coordinator Kevin McKeever hosted a panel titled “Anime in China.” This turned out to be a slightly deceptive title, since the panel really focused on McKeever’s trip in May 2007 to the 3rd Annual China International Cartoon and Animation Festival (CICAF) in […]

NYAF2008: Oliver, Hebert, and Blum with Bandai and Aniplex at "Gurren Lagann" Panel

by Ed Liuon September 27, 2008
The New York Anime Festival played host to 3 of the voice actors from the new series Gurren Lagann: Tony Oliver (who also serves as the voice director), Kyle Hebert, and Steve Blum. Also in attendance were Bandai producer Toshifumi Yoshida and Hiroe Tsukamoto of Aniplex of America. During the panel, Oliver said that they […]

"Voltron: Volumes 6 & 7" Delayed

by Dan Collinson September 25, 2008 reports that Volume 6 of Voltron: Defender of the Universe will be delayed from September 30th to December 23rd. The upcoming Volume 7 will be delayed as well from its initial date of December 23rd. No word on when Volume 7 will be out.

Media Blasters Announces New December Titles Including "Tweeny Witches" Collection

by Dr. Daedaluson September 19, 2008
A few complete collections are being released by Media Blasters in December: * Berserk Remastered: 12/23/08 – $44.99 * Step Up Love Story: 12/30/08 – $19.99 * Tweeny Witches: 12/2/08 – $99.99 * Voltron Set 7: 12/23/08 – $34.99 In addition, Night Head Genesis‘s second volume will be released on 12/23/08 for $21.99. [Source: RightStuf […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New November Titles Including "Gurren Lagann"

by Dr. Daedaluson September 11, 2008
The bilingual versions of Gurren Lagann will be released on 11/11/08 in the same manner as Code Geass: In singles and as Part 1, which contains the first two volumes. Vol. 1 runs 125 minutes, vol. 2 runs 100 minutes (both priced at $24.98), and Part 1 runs 225 minutes, and comes in both regular […]

Media Blasters Announces New November Titles Including "Moribito"

by Dr. Daedaluson August 28, 2008
Moribito, which is currently airing on Adult Swim, will see its DVD debut on 11/4/08. Its first two volumes will be released for $24.98 each, and there’s also the option to buy a two-pack of the first two volumes with ($44.99) or without ($37.99) an art box. A few complete collections have been announced by […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New October Titles Including "Rocket Girls"

by Dr. Daedaluson August 19, 2008
The 2007 sci-fi anime series Rocket Girls makes its debut on 10/7/08 with a complete collection. It costs $49.98 and will include all twelve episodes. My-Hime fans are in for a treat, as 10/7/08 not only sees the release of the My-Hime Complete Collection (Anime Legends), but also My-Otome Zwei, which comes in both regular […]

"Voltron: Volume 6" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson August 18, 2008 reports that the long awaited vehicle versions of Voltron: Defender of the Universe are coming to DVD in Voltron: Defnder of the Universe – Collection 6: Air Team. The 3 disc set will contain 17 episodes from the show as well as bonus features. The set will be in stores on September 30th. The […]

Bandai Entertainment Licenses ".hack//G.U. Trilogy"

by Dr. Daedaluson August 12, 2008
At Otakon ’08, Bandai Entertainment announced that they have .hack//G.U. Trilogy, a 2008 feature length anime film based on the .hack series. [Source: Anime News Network ]

Tony Oliver, Kyle Herbert, and Steve Blum to Appear at NY Anime Fest 2008

by Ed Liuon July 31, 2008
The New York Anime Festival has announced that Tony Oliver, Kyle Herbert, and Steve Blum will be appearing as Featured Guests at this year’s festival, which runs from September 26-28, 2008, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. The three will be there as part of the English voice cast of […]