Posts in: August, 2004

Anime News Service – July 28 – August 1 Anime News

8-1-04—- Super Eurobeat 150 Track Listing

AVEX has released details on the track listings for it’s milestone Super Eurobeat album SEB 150. The album includes 2 50 track CD’s and 1 collectors DVD. Street in Japan is August 4th at 3,150 Yen:

DISC1 : SEB GOLDEN HITS 50
01. YESTERDAY / CHERRY
02. NIGHT OF FIRE / NIKO
03. DANCER / MAKO
04. HOT VAMPIRE / GO GO GIRLS
05. MICKEY MOUSE MARCH / DOMINO
06. I WANNA DANCE / DOMINO
07. ANNIVERSARY / DAVE, DOMINO & VIRGINELLE
08. ONE NIGHT IN ARABIA / GO GO GIRLS
09. I NEED YOUR LOVE / DAVE SIMON
10. MONEY GO ! / MARKO POLO
11. MADE IN JAPAN / DAVE RODGERS
12. TOO YOUNG TO FALL IN LOVE / EDO
13. LIKE A VIRGIN / VIRGINELLE
14. TORA TORA TORA / DOMINO
15. HARMONY / VALENTINA
16. SEVENTIES / MEGA NRG MAN
17. TRY ME / LOLITA
18. HOT LOVE & EMOTION / VIRGINELLE
19. SHOTGUN KILLER / LOVE & PRIDE
20. SUGAR BABY / ALEXIS
21. LOVE IS DANGER / LINDA ROSS
22. DARK IN THE NIGHT / MAIO & CO.
23. HEART BREAKER / MIKE HAMMER
24. WILD REPUTATION / THE BIG BROTHER
25. KING AND QUEEN / KING &anp; QUEEN
26. FANTASY / VIRGINELLE
27. DOCTOR DOCTOR / LISA JOHNSON
28. HURRICANE / KAREN
29. KAMIKAZE / DJ NRG
30. HE-HEY DANCIN’ / KING & QUEEN
31. HEARTBEAT / NATHALIE
32. SPEEDWAY / NIKO
33. SPACE BOY / DAVE RODGERS
34. BURNING DESIRE / MEGA NRG MAN
35. BOOM BOOM FIRE / D.ESSEX
36. EUROBEAT / DR.LOVE
37. FEVER THE NIGHT / MATT LAND
38. BEAUTIFUL DAY / LOLITA
39. WE’LL SEE HEAVEN / DIGITAL PLANET
40. SUNDAY / NUAGE
41. DON’T WANNA LOSE YOU BABY / NUAGE
42. ME, MYSELF & I / CHRISTINE
43. LET’S GO, COME ON/ MANUEL
44. THE RACE IS OVER / DAVE RODGERS
45. COCOA BILL / BABY BAZOOKA
46. JINGLE JUNGLE BOY / BABBY ONE
47. HORROR FANTASY / SCREAM TEAM
48. SUPERBAD / NIKO
49. TSUNAMI COMES / MAD MAX
50. NOT FOR SALE / GO2

DISC2 : J-EURO GOLDEN HITS 50
01. TRY ME -B4 ZA BEAT REMIX- / NAMIE AMURO
02. SEASON / NAMIE AMURO
03. BURNING LOVE / NAMIE AMURO
04. GO! GO! / NAMIE AMURO
05. STOP THE MUSIC / NAMIE AMURO
06. MEMORIES / NAMIE AMURO
07. KISS ME KISS ME, BABY / MAX
08. SEVENTIES / MAX
11. HARMONY / MAX
12. EXTASY / MAX
13. LOVE LOVE FIRE / MAX
14. SUMMER TIME / MAX
15. SO MUCH IN LOVE / MAX
16. STRANGER IN THE NIGHT / MAX
17. DON’T YOU LOVE ME / MAX
18. BROKEN HEART / MAX
19. BECAUSE I NEED YOU / MAX
20. REALITY / MAX
21. LOVE DESIRE / MAX
22. KISS TO KISS / MAX
23. ENDLESS LOVE / MAX
24. LOVE IS A MELODY / D&D
25. SHAPE UP LOVE / D&D
26. TOGETHER FOREVER / D&D
27. BRAND NEW LOVE / D&D
28. REMEMBERING YESTERDAY / D&D
29. BE MY LOVER / D&@;D
30. IN YOUR EYES / D&D
31. KISS IN THE SUN / AYA & CHIKA from D&D
32. DANCIN’ MY HEART / AYA & CHIKA from D&D
33. RISE IN MY HEART / AYA & CHIKA from D&D
34. WAITIN’ FOR HEAVEN / AYA & CHIKA from D&D
35. AMAZING LOVE / Folder 5
36. IT’S UP TO YOU / Folder 5
37. BELIEVE / Folder 5
38. LIAR / Folder 5
39. READY! / Folder 5
40. GEMINI / Folder 5
41. FOLLOW ME / Folder 5
42. HEART BEAT / Folder 5
43. BREAK THE SILENCE / Folder 5
44. NIGHT OF FIRE / dream
45. DO YOU WANNA DANCE / dream
46. JEALOUSY / dream
47. KING & QUEEN / dream
48. TRUE LOVE / HIROKO ANZAI
49. LET’S SPEND THE NIGHT / wi?th
50. ON MY OWN / vivace

DISC3 (DVD):
1.SUPER EUROBEAT HISTORY
2.PARAPARA HISTORY
3.ALL NIPPON PARAPARA BATTLE
4.SEB’S ARTIST & PRODUCER

8-1-04

– Alaska’s Juneau Empire talks graphic novel quality and quantity in the local library and
The San Jose Mercury news talks Japanese contemporary art and it’s influences.
The Alameda Star is running the Boston Globe’s story a few days old on girls getting into Japanese comics.
The Philippine Daily Inquirer has some views from Brazil including one of a group of fans who were recently traveling to an anime convention in the country when they were robbed.
Time Magazine’s Andrew Arnold goes to Comic Con and shares his report.
– Singapore’s Experience Gaming interviews Toru Kobu who produced Gungrave with Red Entertainment.
The Register interviews DIVX and discovers there are 2 million handheld CE devices which have been sold bundled with the DiVX MPEG 4 based-codecs into equipment that is sold in retail. There are plans to sell another 18 million by Christmas.
The Corvallis Gazette Times examines the phenomena which is Adult Swim.
The Oregonian covers Comic Con and gives some details and history of the event.
– The Official Larc-en-Ciel website has uploaded stunning images from it’s concert to occur at this weekend’s Otakon.

7-31-04—- Rahxephon Voice Actors At US Military Base

Actors from the hugely popular animated series “RahXephon” paid a visit to Ft. Hood, TX on Saturday, July 24 to meet with base personnel and their families. Lead voice actors Chris Patton (“Ayato Kamina”) and Monica Rial (“Haruka”) signed t-shirts and DVDs of the hit anime series, which airs in the U.S. exclusively on Anime Network. “Anime fans come from every corner of the country,” explains Kevin Corcoran, President of Anime Network. “However, many of our fans in the military are unable to travel to anime conventions to meet their favorite actors, so we decided to come to them; and since Anime Network is a