Archive for June, 2004

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Barnes & Noble To Print Hardcover Edition Of Trigun

Thursday, June 24th, 2004 | tagged anime:

Barnes & Noble is publishing an exclusive hardcover print of Trigun Book 1. The new hardcover edition will be identicle to the Dark Horse / Digital Media version, the only exception being the binding. Trigun has already sold 80,000 copies since it hit shelves last October. Another interesting tidbit is that the Barnes & Noble […]

ADV Music Releases CD Inspired By Anime

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2004 | tagged anime:

ADV Music is working in conjunction with Elastic Media Corporation to bring us Anime X-plode. This audio CD contains music from American bands inspired by anime. This CD is the equivalent of Hollywood’s soundtracks “Music Inspired By The Motion Picture” and ADV says it is the first “in a series”, meaning more down the road.

Miyazaki DVDs Delayed

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2004 | tagged anime:

According to Anime On DVD, The Digital Bits has confirmed that My Neighbor Totoro, Nausicaa Of The Valley Of The Wind and Porco Rosso have all been delayed and Disney has not announced a future release date.

Tokyopop To Review Manga Portfolios

Sunday, June 20th, 2004 | tagged anime:

Tokyopop has announced that it will be reviewing the portfolios of aspiring manga creators at Anime Expo. The event will take place on July 3rd. Tokyopop’s editors will spend a few minutes looking over each portfolio, offering constructive criticism and possibly work on future products. Artists are encouraged to bring only current work with them […]

New Feature Article on Anime

Saturday, June 12th, 2004 | tagged anime:

The University Of Texas At Austin is running a new feature article on anime. The feature interviews Dr. Susan Napier who teaches a class on anime at the university. The main focus of the article talks about the recent trend of anime lately, calling it “The Anime Explosion”. Read the article here. Source: Anime News […]