Column by Scott Thorne
January 11, 2016
This week, Thorne talks about possible ramifications of the creation of Catan Studios and its joining with Asmodee NA.
Manga and Art Books From Yen Press
March 28, 2016
Yen Press has announced several new English print licenses for manga and art books.
'Finding Dory' Swims to Another Record
June 26, 2016
Roland Emmerich’s Independence Day: Resurgence became the latest high-priced Hollywood sequel to fall short at the box office, opening below expectations with an estimated $41 million.
Week of August 9, 2016
August 7, 2016
The flow of TV series is starting to pick up in advance of the new season with two offerings with great geek appeal, the first season of the Supergirl TV series, and the excellent miniseries adaptation of Stephen King’s novel 11/22/63 , plus for serious moviegoers, Tom Tkywer’s excellent adaptation of David Eggers’ A Hologram for the King.
Share Properties, Split Functions
September 9, 2016
Global anime providers Crunchyroll and FUNimation announced a partnership to share titles across streaming, home video, and electronic sell-through.
Week of November 29, 2016
November 27, 2016
This week’s home entertainment offerings include only one hit, the horror thriller Don’t Breathe , and three major box office misfires, Steven Spielberg’s The BFG , David Lowery’s Pete’s Dragon , and Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie.
First Second's Fall 2017 Lineup
February 10, 2017
First Second has revealed its Fall 2017 lineup, including the latest entries in some of their popular middle-grades series and work from comics newcomers.
'Resident Evil' Finale Boffo in China
February 26, 2017
Hollywood studios tend to avoid competing with their own TV spectacular on Oscar weekend, and this year was no exception with only one new release with any serious box office hopes, Jordan Peele’s Get Out , a clever bit of social commentary wrapped up in the trappings of a horror film.