Category: Archived News

September 4, 2007 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – September 1-4 2007 Anime News

9-4-07 (11:06PM EDT)—- Tsuribaka Nisshi Spinoff Manga Announced Based on the long running comedy fishing manga by Juuzou Yamazaki and Ken’ichi Kitami, a new sequel series to Tsuribaka Nisshi (The diary of a fishing fool) has been revealed through recently running print ad spots. The original serial began in “Big comic original” in 1979 and […]

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August 31, 2007 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – August 2007 Anime News

8-31-07 (11:48PM EDT)—- Microsoft Enters Anime Industry At a strategy briefing for partners in Tokyo titled “CONNECTED” on August 29th, American software firm Microsoft continued their promotion of a digital lifestyle campaign which is ongoing this year, seeking to make Windows Vista and the PC a nucleus. President & CEO of Microsoft Co. Ltd., Japan […]

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April 27, 2007 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – April 24-27 Anime News

4-27-07 (11:48PM EDT)—- ADV Films Acquires AIR TV And Movie Today ADV Films co-founder Matt Greenfield announced that ADV has acquired exclusive home video and broadcast rights in North America for the anime series Air and the 85-minute Air Movie. Greenfield made the announcement during a panel at Anime Matsuri, South Texas’ largest anime convention. […]

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April 23, 2007 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – April 17-23 Anime News

4-23-07 (8:28PM EDT)—- Tokyo Anime Fair 2008 The Tokyo International Anime Fair Executive Committee has treated ANS to an exclusive sneak peek at their official 2008 promotional poster. Next year’s event is scheduled to run from March 27th – 30th at Big Sight. Features include: International Trade Fair – Exhibition, Creators World, Anime Rookies, Buyers […]

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April 16, 2007 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – April 12-16 Anime News

4-16-07 (5:15PM EDT)—- New Japanese Service To Rent Manga Online Internet / digital book seller Renta has begun a new service to rent electronic manga on April 10th in Japan. 100 Yen nets users a loan period of 24 hours. An electronic ticket system, allows transactions via credit card and cellular phone. Buyers won’t have […]

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April 11, 2007 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – March 17 – April 11 Anime News

4-11-07 (3:23AM EDT)—- Hollywood Developing Films Based On Madhouse Anime Madhouse made no bones about the fact that they are cozying up to Hollywood at this year’s Tokyo International Anime Fair. In fact, they put the information out into plain view. Checkout our exclusive high resolution pic of their poster heralding the news and follow […]

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March 16, 2007 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – March 9-16 Anime News

3-16-07 (8:02AM EDT)—- Paprika To Be Released On DVD – UMD – Blu-ray Disc In Japan Sony Pictures has announced Satoshi’s Kon’s animated feature Paprika will arrive on a number of commerical media formats simultaneously on May 23rd. These include: Blu-ray Disc (5,980 yen), DVD (4,980 yen), DVD BOX (13,440 Yen) and UMD Video (3,990 […]

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March 8, 2007 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – March 1-8 Anime News

3-8-07 (10:45PM EST)—- Goshou Aoyama Manga Factory Staff Uniforms The staff uniforms for the Goshou Aoyama Manga Factory which opens in Tottori, Kitasakae-cho on the 18th of this month have been revealed. They are themed around similar clothing appearing in the Detective Conan manga. 3-8-07 (10:46PM EST)—- Kyojin No Hoshi Seiyuu Kyoharu Kobayashi Dies Voice […]

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March 7, 2007 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

TAF2007 Exclusive Report: Yumedamaya Kidan

By Jonah Morgan Back on March 22-25 at The Tokyo Anime Fair, Japanese Animation broadcaster Animax was hyping Akari Tsukino’s forthcoming Yumedamaya Kidan work with a poster featuring some of the first released artwork. The 2006 Grand Prize winner of its Animax Awards, Production I.G. currently has it in the production stage. Originally slated for […]

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