Archive for the ‘Anime News’ Category

Welcome to the archives! Enjoy your stay!

More Dragonball Images

Saturday, September 6th, 2008 | tagged anime:

More images have surfaced. These were taken from Dragonball – The Movie.

Casshern Sins Trailer and Website Online

Sunday, August 10th, 2008 | tagged anime:

The official website for Casshern Sins has been launched. The site features a streaming trailer for the new anime. Casshern Sins is a remake of Shinzo Ningen Casshan and is due in October. Source: AnimeNation Blog

New Dragonball Promo Images

Saturday, August 9th, 2008 | tagged anime:

The following official images have been released: Source: http://dbthemovie.com/

Three Men Arrested for Anime Sharing

Sunday, July 27th, 2008 | tagged anime:

Three men have been arrested and sentenced for uploading Gundam using a file sharing program called Share. Kasuhiro Maki, Moriyoshi Inoha and Takahiro Otomo have been sentenced to 18 months in prison. All three men were arrested on the same day. Japanese law allows legal downloading for private use but prohibits unauthorized uploading. Source: Anime […]

ADV Discontinues Four Domestic DVDs

Sunday, July 13th, 2008 | tagged anime: Tags: , , ,

According to AnimeNation, ADV Films has discontinued several domestic DVD releases. The discontinued series are Best Student Council, Five Centimeters Per Second, Innocent Venus and Robotech. No explanation was given.

Japanese Anime DVD Rankings, April 2 – 8

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008 | tagged anime: Tags: , , , , , ,

Dragon Ball GT #5 Dragon Ball GT #6 Lupin III: Green vs Red (Limited Edition) Spice and Wolf (Limited Pack) Lupin III: Green vs Red (Standard Edition) The World of GOLDEN EGGS Vol. 01 Mobile Suit Gundam 00 #3 D.Gray-man 2nd stage #02 ef – a tale of memories #5 The World of GOLDEN EGGS […]

The Girl Who Leapt Through Time Japanese Blu Ray Release

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008 | tagged anime: Tags:

Anime On DVD has reported that The Girl Who Leapt Through Time is coming out on Blu-Ray in Japan on July 25, 2008. The film will be released on DVD in the US through Kadokawa Pictures USA and Bandai Entertainment. Still no word on a US Blu-Ray release.

Takahata and Miyazaki both developing new works

Friday, February 1st, 2008 | tagged anime: Tags: , ,

According to Anime News Network, both Isao Takahata and Goro Miyazaki are developing works for release after Hayao Miyazaki’s Ponyo on a Cliff (Gake no Ue no Ponyo). Takahata co-founded Studio Ghibli and directed the hit drama Grave of the Fireflies. Goro Miyazaki directed Tales from Earthsea and is the son of Hayao Miyazaki.

Gallery Update [updated]

Friday, January 18th, 2008 | tagged anime:

Just a quick update to let visitors know that there is still life in this site. I have updated the gallery to a new system and users can now comment on the pictures! There is also something new coming to the site. Stay tuned! UPDATE: I’m now moving the gallery to ZenPhoto. Gallery2 is great, […]

Details on Detroit Metal City Anime

Saturday, November 17th, 2007 | tagged anime: Tags:

Detroit Metal City is a new anime that will be an OVA based on the manga of the same name. The animation will be handled by Studio 4°C (Spriggan). The manga was created by Kiminori Wakasugi.

Naruto Downloads From Viz

Saturday, November 17th, 2007 | tagged anime: Tags:

Viz Media has announced that Naruto will be available for digital download from IGN Entertainment’s Direct2Drive online store. Beginning November 15 the first 25 episodes will be available for $1.99 each. Source: Anime News Network

7 Miyazaki Directed Ghibli Films at Borders

Sunday, November 11th, 2007 | tagged anime: Tags: , , , , , ,

According to Nausicaa, Borders is currently offering a special collectors set of Ghibli movies. The set features seven of the eight Miyazaki directed films: Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind Porco Rosso My Neighbor Totoro Kiki’s Delivery Service Princess Mononoke Spirited Away Howl’s Moving Castle The set retails for $202.99 but a special coupon […]

Dragonball Movie Alive!

Sunday, November 11th, 2007 | tagged anime: Tags:

News has recently surfaced about the long coming Dragonball live action movie from 20th Century Fox. James Kyson Lee, the man who plays Ando on Heroes, has said he is auditioning for the role of Yamcha in the live action adaptation of the manga. He said the movie is planned for a 2010 release. Source: […]

New Album: The Place Promised In Our Early Days

Sunday, October 14th, 2007 | tagged anime: Tags:

I have uploaded another album to the gallery. This time it’s The Place Promised In Our Early Days, also translated as Beyond The Clouds. Over 300 images have been uploaded from the high definition version of the movie. Almost every image added would make an awesome wallpaper.

New Album: Eureka 7

Saturday, October 13th, 2007 | tagged anime: Tags:

Eureka 7 becomes the newest edition to the gallery.

New Album: Haibane Renmei

Saturday, October 6th, 2007 | tagged anime: Tags:

600 screenshots from Haibane Renmei have been added to the gallery.

New Album: The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

Saturday, October 6th, 2007 | tagged anime: Tags:

899 images from The Girl Who Leapt Through Time have been added to the gallery.

9.5 Million Streams for Jetstream

Sunday, August 20th, 2006 | tagged anime:

The partnership between VIZ Media and Cartoon Network has proven successful. In the first month alone “Toonami’s Jetstream”:http://www.toonamijetstream.com/ service, which features streaming full episodes of Hikaru no Go, Mar and The Prince of Tennis, has logged more than 9.5 million video streams from 725,000 visitors per week.

Castle in the Sky Still Going Strong

Sunday, August 20th, 2006 | tagged anime:

Laputa: Castle in the Sky has reached 200 weeks on Japan’s DVD Top 300. The top six DVDs are as follows: * _My Neighbour Totoro_, 242 weeks, 09-28-2001 * _Laputa: Castle in the Sky_, 200 weeks, 10-04-2002 * _Kiki’s Delivery Service_, 190 weeks, 06-08-2001 * _Spirited Away_, 184 weeks, 19-07-2002 * _Nausicaa of the Valley […]

Otakon Visitor Count

Sunday, August 20th, 2006 | tagged anime:

Otakon reached 22,302 visitors this year. Last year Otakon had a visitor cap in place at 22,000. Source: “Anime News Network”:http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/