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Reviews: ‘Ranma½,’ ‘Princess Nine,’ ‘Casshan,’ ‘Cobra’

Ranma½: Set 1 Viz: $54.97, Blu-ray, 3 discs plus booklet; Rated TV 14. Since its debut as a manga in 1988 and in animation a year later, Rumiko Takahashi’s gender-bending romantic ... Continue Reading →
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Philippe Moins Explains WWI Program 14-18 Coming To Annecy

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, also known as The Great War, and its impact a century on is being explored via animation in a new program running ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Imageworks Moving to Vancouver

Sony has revealed plans to move the headquarters for its Sony Pictures Imageworks visual-effects division from Culver City to Vancouver, Canada. The company plans to move into a new ... Continue Reading →
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First Trailer for ‘Book of Life’

The first look is here for The Book of Life, the animated feature from Reel FX and Fox, directed by Jorge Gutierrez. The movie is due to open Oct. 17 and tells the tale of two matadors ... Continue Reading →
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‘Adventure Time’ Welcomes Masaaki Yuasa as Guest Director

The latest guest-directed episode of Cartoon Network’s hit animated comedy Adventure Time is slated to premiere Thursday, June 12 at 7 p.m. and will be helmed by acclaimed Japanese ... Continue Reading →
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‘DreamWorks Dragons’ Goes Netflix Exclusive

The Dragons of Berk are heading for Netflix. DreamWorks Animation has announced that all-new seasons of the series DreamWorks Dragons, filling in gaps between episodes of the How to ... Continue Reading →
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Rudd, McBride, Holm Join ‘Sausage Party’ Cast

Sausage Party, an animated feature film from the filmmaking team behind the comedy This is the End, has added comic stars Paul Rudd, Danny McBride and Anders Holm to the voice case. The ... Continue Reading →
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Portland-Based BENT Takes Manhattan

Internationally award-winning animation and vfx company BENT Image Lab has opened a new office in New York City. Coming on the heels of its expansion into Spain, the multi-specialty ... Continue Reading →
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Everything Old Is New Again, Part 3: ‘X-Men’

I doubt that anyone is surprised that X-Men: Days of Future Past opened huge and promises to become one of the biggest hits of the year. Neither, most likely, is anyone surprised that ... Continue Reading →
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Genius Brands Redesigns Baby Genius

Genius Brands International has unveiled redesigns of the Baby Genius signature characters from celebrated artist and self-described professional doodler Todd Goldman. The debut of ... Continue Reading →