Archive for October, 2004

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Ghibli Triple Movie Set Delayed, Again

Sunday, October 31st, 2004 | tagged anime:

Nausicaa.net is reporting that the Miyazaki triple movie set due out on February 22,2005 has been delayed yet again. No reasons have been given for the delay. The Miyazaki triple set includes double-disc special editions of Porco Rosso, Nausicca of the Valley of the Wind, and My Neighbor Totoro. The triple movie set was delayed […]

Ghost In The Shell 2: Innocence Box Office Numbers

Friday, October 29th, 2004 | tagged anime:

Box Office Mojo via Anime News Network has posted the box office sales for Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence. Innocence had an opening weekend of $317,722 and has been doing well the last six weeks. The total gross to date for Innocence is $893,403 in North America.

In-depth Look at 30 Years of Hello Kitty

Tuesday, October 26th, 2004 | tagged anime:

The Japan Times Online has an article discussing Hello Kitty’s 30th anniversary as well as a bit of Sanrio’s history. Source: Anime News Service

Newtype USA Brings Back DVD

Monday, October 18th, 2004 | tagged anime:

Newtype USA sent out a press release today stating that it will be bringing back the DVD supplement to newsstand editions. The DVD became a premium, available only to subscribers in August 2004. To help celebrate its second year as a leading anime magazine, Newtype USA will begin the bundle in its November issue this […]

Kuni ga Moeru Reportings

Sunday, October 17th, 2004 | tagged anime:

Anime News Network had originally reported that Kuni ga Moeru was recently suspended from Weekly Young Jump. The manga had depicted the Nanking Atrocities using a photograph the historians are claiming to have been falsified. Posting a follow-up, Anime News Network has posted two links depicting both the original photograph and the drawing in the […]

New Dates For Nausicaa / Totoro / Porco Rosso From Disney

Sunday, October 10th, 2004 | tagged anime:

Nausicaa.net is reporting that the triple movie set of Miyazaki films is to be released February 22, 2005. The set features Nausicaa of the Valley of Wind, My Neighbor Totoro, and Porco Rosso. Disney originally planned the release for last month but delayed for unknown reasons.