Bandai, Cartoon Network Roll D.I.C.E.

Bandai Ent. and Cartoon Network have acquired the new anime action/adventure series, D.I.C.E. Created by Bandai and animated by Xebec, a subsidiary of Production I.G., the series is scheduled to premiere on Cartoon Network this January.

D.I.C.E. (DNA Integrated Cybernetic Enterprises) is a large organization established to deal with emergencies occurring throughout the Sarbylion galaxy. When the highly trained kids of unit D.I.C.E F-99 need assistance, they rely on their Dinobreakers (transforming dinosaur vehicles) to help get the job done.

Aimed at boys 6-11, D.I.C.E. features a blend of CG and cel animation. Cartoon Network has picked up 26 episodes of the series created by Bandai Ent., distributor of such notable titles as Mobile Gundam SEED, Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Cowboy Bebop, .hack//SIGN and Wolf’s Rain.

More information about D.I.C.E. can be found at the show’s official Web site,