Archive for November, 2005

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January 3 Releases From ADV Films

Tuesday, November 29th, 2005 | tagged anime:

Misaki Chronicles For a hapless young cadet, boot camp is no picnic, and Misaki is as hapless as they get. With the help of friends Luxandra, Kiri, and Suzanna, however, she advances in her training. Pretty normal, right? Wrong. Luxandra should be dead. Suzanna should be discharged. Misaki herself should have vanished in the exodus […]

Gantz Season One Box to be Thinkpak

Wednesday, November 9th, 2005 | tagged anime:

According to Anime On DVD, the first season of Gantz will be released in a thinkpak set. The set, due in January from ADV Films, will be identical to the current DVD set. If you don’t know what a thinkpak is (I had to look it up myself), I suggest reading Anime On DVD’s article […]

Turner Classic Movies to Play Ghibli Movies

Tuesday, November 8th, 2005 | tagged anime:

Turner Classic Movies will be playing Ghibli movies every Thursday in January. Each movie will be introduced by John Lasseter, the director of the Spirited Away English dub and one of the founders of Pixar Animation Studios. Here is the TCM Ghibli schedule: Thursday, January 5, 2006 8:00pm: Spirited Away (2002 – English-language version) 10:15pm: […]

Online Anime from Tokyo Movie Shinsha

Tuesday, November 1st, 2005 | tagged anime:

TMS Entertainment has begun distributing anime online through its online theaters. The two theaters, Lupin III Theater and Tokyo Movie Online, use a currency of “points”. For �525 (about $4.50 USD) users get 500 points. Each anime costs 100 points. When purchased, the user has seven days to watch the anime. Currently available anime: Lupin […]