ADV announces plans for Clannad anime series

ADV has announced that it will release Clannad, a 24-episode series originally produced by Japanese Kyoto Animation, on April 21, 2009. The first volume will include four episodes of the series (ADV will... 

Tokyopop’s manga publishing plans for 2008-2009

In a recent interview with Marco Pavia (Tokyopop’s Associate Publisher), ICv2 learned that Tokypop has a number of hot manga projects in store, set to unveil by the end of this year and into next... 

Ex-CEO of Manga Entertainment starts new anime production company

Marvin Gleicher, the former CEO of Manga Entertainment, will start up a new company, Marvin Media, “to develop, produce and license animated films for the international market.” The company’s... 

Manga artist Misako Rocks! to hold manga panel and book signing event at New York Anime Festival

Misako Rocks! (Japanese manga-ka, or “manga artist”) will hold a Manga Panel and book signing event at this weekend’s New York Anime Festival. The Manga Panel will take place this Saturday,... 

Free ‘Princess Ai Encounters’ manga & video clip downloads from Tokyopop!

Free Princess Ai Encounters manga downloads here! Watch Princess Ai manga video clips online for free here! Courtesy of Tokyopop!  ...

Wallflower, The Graphic Novel 17

PRICE: US $8.21RELEASE DATE: September 30, 2008Just when Sunako and the four hottest guys in Japan had finally gotten used to living together, their landlady springs a shocking surprise: she’s going... 

NEW YORK ANIME FESTIVAL 2008 – SEPT 26-28, 2008 – JACOB JAVITS CENTER – NYC

This year’s NEW YORK ANIME FESTIVAL 2008 will be taking place Friday, September 26 through Sunday, September 28 at the JACOB JAVITS CENTER in New York City. Special events and guests will include: -... 

Astro Boy Graphic Novel 1 & 2

Coming September 10, 2008!PRICE: US $11.21RELEASE DATE: September 10, 2008GET IT HERE NOW!Created by the late Osamu Tezuka, a revered animator and cartoonist (who created over 150,000 pages of comics in... 

ADV Films acquires rights to new fan-service laden anime series, ‘Indian Summer’

This upcoming new anime series about (yes get ready to whince all those of you who are “non-otaku” geeks) a guy who buys a sexy robot maid – featuring generous helpings of fan service... 

Wallflower, The Graphic Novel 16

PRICE: US $8.21RELEASE DATE: July 22, 2008The four hottest boys in Japan have just one goal: turn the goth-girl Sunako into a true lady. And suddenly they’re making progress! First, Sunako ventures...