American Gods

Stuff We Love: April’s Must-Have Books, Discs and Toys

***This feature was written for the April 2018 issue of Animation Magazine No. 279*** TROLL-TALLY RAD PARTY PACK With the new Trolls: The Beat Goes On DreamWorks Animation Television ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Fantasy Fs Up in ‘Short but Sweet’, New ‘Black Panther’ Spot, ‘Isle of Dogs’ BTS VR at Sundance, & More

Tix on Sale, New Dubbed Trailer for ‘Eureka Seven’ Don’t miss the Eureka Seven Hi-Evolution 1 — the first part of the movie trilogy inspired by studio BONES’ ... Continue Reading →
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The Animation Lover’s Holiday Gift Guide

FULLY BOOKED The Art of Ferdinand (Titan Books, $40) puts the colorful world of Blue Sky’s latest release into your hooves, with 160 pages of behind-the-scenes art and insights. Author ... Continue Reading →
My Hero Academia

Trailers: New Previews Tease Returning Anime Favorites

The weekend saw the release of several previews for anticipated new seasons of anime that have acquired dedicated audiences in Japan and abroad. These should please Crunchyroll, Funimation, ... Continue Reading →
One Piece

Sony TV to Acquire Majority Stake in Funimation

Sony Pictures Television Networks has reached an agreement to acquire a substantial majority in leading anime distributor Funimation Productions, subject to regulatory approval and ... Continue Reading →
Black Butler: Book of The Atlantic

Funimation Opens Advance Tix for ‘Black Butler’ US Release

Advance ticketing is officially open for Funimation Films’ limited release of anime feature Black Butler: Book of The Atlantic. Based on the New York Times best-selling manga ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

CALL FOR ENTRIES: TOFUZI 2017 Submit your animated films and series by June 30, 2017 for consideration in the 9th annual international festival of animated films, taking place Oct. ... Continue Reading →
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Animation Nominees for 40th Japan Academy Prize Announced

The Nippon Academy-sho Association has revealed the nominees for the 40th annual Japan Academy Prize honors. The 2017 ceremony will take place March 3 at the International Convention ... Continue Reading →
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Mamoru Oshii’s ‘Ghost in the Shell’ Returns to Theaters Feb. 7-8

Lionsgate and Funimation Films are teaming up to bring Mamoru Oshii’s groundbreaking 1995 anime feature Ghost in the Shell back to US theaters for two-day limited engagement, ... Continue Reading →
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A Head Trip for the Heart

  Makoto ... Continue Reading →