Key Items 'Underproduced'
March 5, 2001
To keep interest and demand high, Mattel is determined to limit production on certain key items like a transparent plastic Harry Potter figure (w/invisibility cloak), and Harry's Levitating Challenge playset.
Due in July
March 19, 2001
Guardians of Order, the Canadian game publisher responsible for Sailor Moon , Tenchi Muyo! , Dominion Tank Police , and several other anime-based role-playing games, has announced that it will produce a new roleplaying game based on the El-Hazard anime.
Can Shojo Titles Succeed?
February 26, 2001
One of the most recent anime titles licensed for U.S. distribution is Tenshi Ni Naru Mon! (' I'll Become An Angel ').
Basic Info about RightStuf--the Manufacturer
February 27, 2001
Company info on this manufacturer of popular Japanese animation.
Another TV Station Takes on Anime
February 14, 2001
Pittsburgh's WTAE-TV consumer watch reporter Wendy Bell is the latest television news hound to go after anime.
TV Station Wires Teens
February 17, 2001
A Los Angeles television station with the provocative call letters 'KCOP' sent three underage boys into famed LA comic shop Golden Apple with the express purpose of attempting to purchase adult comics.
Videogames, Manga To Follow
February 17, 2001
Bakuten Shoot Beyblade is a new animated series that debuted on Japanese television on January 8 th .
January 29, 2001
Sega announced that it is likely to end production of its Dreamcast videogame console and will not produce a next generation game platform.
Back on Fox Weekday Line-up
January 23, 2001
The Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot animated series based on the Dark Horse Comic by Frank Miller and Geoff Darrow is returning to the Fox Kids weekday lineup starting on Monday, January, 29 th at 3:30 pm where it will be followed by Action Man and Digimon.
New Anime Coming Our Way
February 6, 2001
A raft of new anime titles, including the highly anticipated Earth Defense Family , are debuting on Japanese TV this January.