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Story Writer Revealed for DreamWorks Shrek 5 Trolls directors Walt Dohrn and Mike Mitchell reveal that the fifth adventure in Far Far Away is conceived by Austin Powers scribe Michael ... Continue Reading →

Gust and Toei Reveal ‘Kakuchou Shoujokei Trinary’

The mysterious collaborative property teased last week by Toei Animation and game developer Gust (part of KOEI Tecmo Games) has been revealed in the latest issue of Japan’s Weekly ... Continue Reading →

Toei and Gust Tease Original Collaboration

Megalithic Japanese studio Toei Animation and Gust — the KOEI Tecmo Games-owned brand behind the Atelier and Nights of Azure game series — have launched a website to teasingly ... Continue Reading →

Eleven Arts, Toei Announce One-Night ‘Digimon’ Movie Event

L.A. based distributor Eleven Arts and Toei Animation announce that they will release the English-language version of feature-length anime Digimon Adventure tri. – Chapter 1: ... Continue Reading →

Toei Animation Coming to Looke in Brazil

Toei Animation has licensed popular animation series Saint Seiya, Nadja and Digimon Adventure to Brazil’s leading digital platform, Looke. The streaming service has had over 110,000 ... Continue Reading →

Shout! Factory and Zag Strike Deal for ‘Miraculous’

Shout! Factory and multimedia kids and family entertainment company AG have entered a strategic distribution partnership for CG-animated action-comedy series Miraculous Tales of Ladybug ... Continue Reading →

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New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival – Tickets on Sale and Full Program Online Highlights include Mamoru Hosoda’s The Boy and the Beast and Mark Osborne’s ... Continue Reading →

Toei Launches ‘DBZ,’ ‘Saint Seiya’ Remasters in LatAm

Toei Animation has kicked off distribution of eagerly awaited remastered versions of animated series classics Dragon Ball Z and Saint Seiya in Latin America with early deals for both ... Continue Reading →

Turner: Boomerang in Korea, Toonami Asia Nabs ‘Dragon Ball Super’

Turner Broadcasting is keeping busy in the ever expanding Asian market. The company announced that its second flagship kids’ brand Boomerang will arrive in Korea on November 14, becoming ... Continue Reading →
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Toei MD Hiroyuki Kinoshita Dies

Anime News Network has reported that according to the online version of Japanese media trade paper Bunka Tsushin, Toei Animation’s managing director Hiroyuki Kinoshita died earlier ... Continue Reading →