Posts Tagged ‘Anime’

Media Blasters Announces Delays of "Ikki Tousen", "Rayearth", "Queen’s Blade"

by Classic Speedyon July 21, 2010
A number of Media Blasters-licensed anime titles have been delayed to the new dates below: * Ikki Tousen Dragon Destiny vol. 3: 8/31/10 * Ikki Tousen Dragon Destiny Complete Collection: 8/31/10 * Magic Knight Rayearth Season 2 Remastered: 9/7/10 * Queen’s Blade vol. 2: 9/7/10 * Queen’s Blade vol. 3: 10/26/10 * Queen’s Blade Complete […]

Media Blasters Announces New October Titles Including "Queen’s Blade" Collection

by Classic Speedyon July 13, 2010
Queen’s Blade gets a complete collection release in October. It will be released in both DVD formats (10/5/10) and Blu-ray formats (10/19/10). Both versions will cost $49.98. Speaking of Queen’s Blade, the second season, which aired in the later half of 2009, is expected for a release sometime in Q1 2011. Additionally, Kanokon‘s third volume […]

Anime Expo 2010: Day 2

by Jeffrey Harrison July 5, 2010
The Anime Expo 2010 adventure continued on Friday.  I started the day at the Geneon Universal industry panel which I recapped in another story.  Geneon is now back under the banner of Universal International Pictures.  Attendees received a fancy bag that also featured a Japanese anime preview magazine.  Now, if only I knew Japanese.  ANIME […]

Anime Expo 2010: Geneon Universal Previews New Anime Titles

by Jeffrey Harrison July 3, 2010
Japanese anime producer and distribution company, Geneon Universal Entertainment, previewed new anime shows at its industry panel Friday at the Anime Expo. Among the new titles Geneon previewed were Hakuouki: Shinsengumi Kitan, Black Lagoon 3: Roberta’s Trail of Blood, and High School of The Dead. Hakuoki, animated by Studio DEEN, is a Japanese samurai story […]

"Kick Buttowski" Renewed for Second Season

by Ed Liuon June 8, 2010
The Walt Disney Company has announced that Kick Buttowski – Suburban Daredevil has been renewed for a second season, scheduled to begin airing in the spring of 2011. The series focuses on its title character: a suburban kid determined to become the world’s greatest daredevil. Series creator Sandro Corsaro will serve as executive producer for […]

Media Blasters Announces New September Titles Including "Blade of the Immortal" Set

by Classic Speedyon June 5, 2010
In September, Media Blasters plans to release the following anime DVDs: * Blade of the Immortal Complete Collection: 9/14/10 – $39.98 * Dairugger vol. 3: 9/28/10 – $34.99 * Genshiken 2 Complete Collection (LiteBox): 9/7/10 – $39.99 * Queen’s Blade vol. 3: 9/28/10 – $29.99 * Voltron: Fleet of Doom (Blu-ray): 9/28/10 – $19.99 [Source: […]

Bratty Otaku vs. Soulja Boy: No, This Isn’t A MC Battle

by Karl Olsonon May 31, 2010
I’m going to lead this off by saying the following: I don’t like Soulja Boy as an MC. However, he wasn’t in the wrong on this. He did what every other rapper who makes mixtapes does, just with something besides the backing music, and with something outside of the mainstream HipHop milieu. The site that […]

Why You’re Killing Anime

by Zach Loganon May 21, 2010
            The economic recession has certainly hit the animation industry hard in the last few years, and it’s shown. Cartoon Network has moved into what I could only assume is the more cost-effective live action market. Networks like SyFy which seemed at one point to be open to airing Japanese and American animation now seem […]

Media Blasters Launches Streaming Video of "Queen’s Blade", "Kanokon", & More

by Classic Speedyon May 12, 2010
Media Blasters has gotten into the streaming game by allowing the first episodes of Ikki Tousen: Dragon Destiny, Kanokon: The Girl Who Cried Fox, and Queen’s Blade to be viewed for free on their website. These are the dubbed versions, and preserve the original aspect ratio. Magic Knight Rayearth is also coming soon to the […]

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

by Classic Speedyon 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 ]