Column by Steve Bennett
March 27, 2019
This week, Steve Bennett looks at the many new versions of Astro Boy.
Anime 'Weathering With You' Strong in Limited Release
January 19, 2020
In franchise happy Hollywood it was a rare battle "of the stars" at the box office this weekend with new wide releases featuring former Iron Man Robert Downey, Jr. and ex-Man in Black Will Smith going head-to-head.
May 19, 2016
Humble Bundle has partnered with Dynamite Entertainment to offer an essential collection of writer Garth Ennis’ comic book work for the digital platform.
TV Series Heading To The U.S.
April 17, 2003
On April 6 (his birthday no less) a new Astro Boy anime TV series debuted on Fuji TV in Japan.
Packaged Goods and Kid's Meals Promotions Planned
December 15, 2003
The Kids' WB has announced the long-awaited debut of the new Astro Boy series on Saturday, January 17 at 8:30 am (ET, PT).
By Australia's Animal Logic
February 4, 2015
Australian company Animal Logic Entertainment announced a partnership with Japan’s Tezuka Productions to develop a live-action feature of Osamu Tezuka’s Astro Boy.
Plus Simon Pegg Joins the Cast
October 8, 2018
The first teaser trailer Amazon's adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson's The Boys declares that "Vought Is Here for You."
Comic Adaptation Debuts on July 26
June 18, 2019
Amazon has released an "official" trailer for its upcoming adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson's The Boys.
VHS Only for Now
July 15, 2002
Volumes 4-6 of the Astro Boy VHS series will hit the street on August 27, but Manga can't release the DVD versions until 2004 because of an agreement with the Tezuka estate.
Bandai America Named Master Toy Licensee
September 22, 2003
The new Astro Boy anime series will make its debut on the Kids WB in early 2004.