"Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths" Announced as Next DC Animated DVD Feature

by Ed Liuon August 10, 2009
The packaging for the Superman/Batman: Public Enemies direct-to-video animated movie has revealed the title and some information about Warner Bros. Animation’s next DTV project. The next movie will be titled Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths, and Dwayne McDuffie was listed as the writer for the movie. No other details are available about the movie […]

Adam Reed on the Worst of "Sealab 2021"

by Ed Liuon August 9, 2009
The Hartford Courant TVEye weblog spoke briefly with Adam Reed on his earlier work on Adult Swim shows like Sealab 2021 and Frisky Dingo. Reed discusses the free rein his crew was given to make shows, adding, “We made some pretty bad cartoons” such as “one episode where, for the entire show, it was an […]

"G.I. Joe" Season 1.2 Coming November 3, 2009

by Ed Liuon August 7, 2009
TVShowsOnDVD is reporting that Shout! Factory will be releasing the G.I. Joe Season 1.2 box on November 3, 2009. The four-disc set will continue the vintage 1980’s series with 21 episodes plus a bonus disc containing a “History of G.I. Joe” featurette, more “Knowing is Half the Battle” PSAs, and archival toy commercials. Future releases […]

NY Anime Fest Debuts "Cencoroll" on Sept 25, 2009

by Ed Liuon August 7, 2009
The New York Anime Festival 2009 will be hosting the US premiere of Aniplex’s Cencoroll, a 30-minute film drawn entirely by award-winning artist Atsuya Uki, on Friday, September 25, 2009 at 9:00 PM. The original “Cencoroll” short was screened at the inaugural New York Anime Festival in 2007. The full press release follows: ANIPLEX’S CENCOROLL […]

Fox Aborts "Family Guy" Episode

by Dan Collinson August 7, 2009
The Live Feed reports that Fox will not air an episode of Family Guy next season because it deals with abortion. The episode titled “Partial Terms of Endearment” features Lois as a surrogate mother for a couple who couldn’t bear children. The couple is later killed in a car crash, leaving Lois with a tough […]

"Superman: The Complete Animated Series" Coming to DVD on November 24, 2009

by Ed Liuon August 6, 2009
The World’s Finest Online reports that a complete series set of Superman: The Animated Series will be released on November 24, 2009. The 7-disc set will include all 54 episodes of the acclaimed series, which followed the success of Batman: The Animated Series and ultimately led up to Justice League. A special bonus disc will […]

MediaShift on "Sita Sings the Blues" vs. Copyright Law

by Ed Liuon August 6, 2009
The MediaShift weblog on the PBS website has taken a look at the unique ways that filmmaker Nina Paley dealt with overwhelming music licensing fees to release her animated movie Sita Sings the Blues. The autobiographical movie retells the Indian epic The Ramayana and Paley’s own painful divorce using the music of 1920’s blues singer […]

"Spider-Man" (1994) Animated Series Streaming from

by Ed Liuon August 6, 2009
Marvel Digital has announced that the 1994 Spider-Man animated TV series will begin broadcasting on in streaming video, with the first episode available now and a new episode being added each week. The full press release follows: MARVEL DIGITAL LAUNCHES 1990’s HIT ANIMATED SERIES SPIDER-MAN First episode available on on August 5, 2009 […]

"Dragonball Evolution": The Legacy of Gohan

by Dukeon August 6, 2009
When people first heard that Fox was actually going to make a live-action Dragonball film (and not just sit on the license rights forever), it scared them. The martial arts stuff one could recreate easily, but it would cost a lot of money to make all the weird creatures, ki beams, and flying look good. […]

Bandai Entertainment Announces New October Titles Including "Terra" Collection

by Classic Speedyon August 5, 2009
A few new Bandai DVD titles have been announced for October release dates: * Code Geass R2 Part 2: 10/6/09 – $39.98/$44.98 (Limited Edition with vol. 5 manga) * Escaflowne Complete Collection (Super Legends): 10/20/09 – $39.98 * My-Otome Complete Collection (Anime Legends): 10/20/09 – $49.98 * Toward the Terra Complete Collection (Anime Legends) (Sub […]