Viz, Generator Launch ‘Naruto’ E-Tailer’

VIZ Media is launching an official Naruto online store for the U.S. and Canada in partnership with digital marketing and eCommerce solutions provider Generator (a division of Sony DADC). ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Brings ‘The Last: Naruto the Movie’ to LatAm

VIZ Media will be bringing the latest adventures of everyone’s favorite ninja-in-training to theaters in Latin America as The Last: Naruto the Movie launches in Chile and Peru this ... Continue Reading →

Neon Alley Adds 40+ Free Episodes

The weather outside is frightful, but the glow of our various screens is delightful. And even more so this December as anime streaming channel Neon Alley adds over 40 new episodes of ... Continue Reading →

MIP Junior 2014 Highlights

Nine animated and hybrid series to work into your schedule during the kids’ content market, taking place October 11-12 in beautiful Cannes, France. Heroes: Legend of the Battle ... Continue Reading →

VIZ, Eleven Arts Expand ‘Road to Ninja’ Premiere

VIZ Media and Eleven Arts have announced they will expand the premiere of the sixth Naruto feature film to over 35 cities in Canada as well as the 45-plus U.S. locations previously ... Continue Reading →

Neon Alley Serves Up Free On-Demand Anime

VIZ Media is officially relaunching its today as the new, consolidated online destination for free, streaming anime content in the U.S. The new site will offer subbed ... Continue Reading →

‘Naruto Shippuden’ Debuts on Toonami This Weekend

Long-running and hugely popular anime series Naruto Shippuden will begin its much-anticipated return to Adult Swim’s Toonami block this weekend. The first episode of the show, ... Continue Reading →

Global News Bytes: Oznoz, Elmo, Naruto Shippuden

+ Oznoz, a new online channel for bilingual kids, is introducing Sesame Street content in six languages to its multi-platform service. Available through web (, PC, iOS, streaming ... Continue Reading →
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Mike Hopkins Is Hulu’s New CEO

Hulu has named Mike Hopkins as its CEO. Acting CEO Andy Forssell is leaving the company. Hopkins, who has been a Hulu board member since 2011, was most recently president of distribution ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Releases Latest ‘Naruto’ Movie This Week

VIZ Media will release latest Naruto feature Naruto Shippuden The Movie: The Lost Tower on DVD and Blu-ray September 17th. The latest feature version of the popular ninja action property ... Continue Reading →