After Delay, Sony Ups PSP Features, Downs Price

A day after Sony rocked the geek world with its PS3 delay, the company is promising a whole host of upgrades to its PSP line and a price drop. PSP users will soon be able to watch television, ... Continue Reading →

Viz Media Named Manga Master Licensor

VIZ Media, LLC a leading publishing, animation and licensing company has secured TV, home video and merchandizing rights to Shonen Jump’s Bleach from TV TOKYO Corporation and ... Continue Reading →

V for Vendetta, G for Great Gazoo

This weekend’s new film releases offer variety as much as anything else. First of all, the infamous Wachowski Brothers (The Matrix franchise) are offering up their ultimate antidote ... Continue Reading →

HD-DVD Titles Not Arriving Until Mid-April

Hard on the heels of Sony’s announcement that it’s delaying release of it PlayStation 3, Toshiba has announced that when it ships its new HD-DVD players this month there ... Continue Reading →

Brit Software Company Rules at Brummy Kudo-fest

While the concept of cartoons as educational took a beating a few years when a U.S. broadcaster tried to sell the Jetsons as a pedagogic look into the future, some programs really can ... Continue Reading →

Fox Among the Dogs in Graphic Deal

Fox Television Studios has signed a development deal with Spacedog to create projects based on three graphic novels. In a move right out of the book of synergy, plans call for the books ... Continue Reading →

Microsoft Enters Kidvid Game with 4Kids

Two things: The game wars continue on all-fronts and it’s never too early to get the kids ramped up about their Christmas 2006 lists. Microsoft Game Studios and 4Kids Entertainment ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Grabs Marvel-ous 4

These days, whether a company is selling coffee, cars or animated TV shows, it’s all about doing what must be done to keep the brand in front of consumers. Even with its legacy ... Continue Reading →

Rocket Blasts Off Pre-MIP

Taffy Entertainment, the distribution company for both Mike Young Productions and MoonScoop, has secured pre-market deals for the new MYP show I Got A Rocket!, debuting at this year’s ... Continue Reading →

Over the Hedge Bows at Sprockets

The ninth annual Sprockets Toronto International Film Festival for Children has announced a slate of films, including some high-profile animated titles. In its Special Presentation ... Continue Reading →