Category: Archived News

September 10, 1999 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – September 3-10 Anime News

9-10-99—- Jou Hisashi Wins JASRAC Prize For Princess Mononoke Soundtrack This year’s JASRAC Prize winners have been announced, the Japanese authors’ body JASRAC awards JASRAC Prizes, which go to the writers whose songs garnered the most royalties during the year to March 31. * The Gold Prize went to Mitsuru Igarashi for his song “Time […]

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September 3, 1999 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

August 29 – September 3 Anime News

9-3-99—- Anime USA Convention On Again The Anime USA convention which was scheduled to be held Oct. 15-17 in Falls Church Virginia, and then subsequently canceled due to lack of rooms, is now back on! Con organizers have reportedly found a new hotel in the area willing to host the event. Details on the new […]

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August 28, 1999 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

August 25-28 Anime News

s about 50,000 children, more than expected crammed to get8-28-99—- Anime On Cable Tonight Adieu Galaxy Express 999: 3:00 AM ET Sci-Fi Channel Battle Angel: Part 1: 11:40 PM ET Encore Action Channel Battle Angel: Part 2: 12:10 PM ET Encore Action Channel 8-28-99—- Ghibli Film Festival Showings Schedule Due to the upcoming release of […]

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August 19, 1999 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – August 14-19 Anime News

8-19-99—- Weekend Late Nights Are Primetime For Anime On TV Increasingly, while the majortiy of Americans are snoring away in the wee hours of the morning on Friday and Saturday Nights, a growing number are finding reasons to stay up and watch Anime! Anime, Late Nights and Weekends are a winning combination for Cable and […]

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August 13, 1999 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

July 25-August 13 Anime News

8-13-99—- Galaxy Express 999 At Shinagawa Station Since August 1 a replica steam engine based on the Galaxy Express 999 (Ginga Tetsudou 999) is being exhibited at Shinagawa station in Tokyo Prefecture. The Galaxy Express 999 appeared in the popular anime of the same name created by Reiji Matsumoto, and had the outside appearence of […]

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July 24, 1999 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

July Anime News

7-24-99—- The Pilot of Star 2 Comet A CD drama based Yuichi Sasamoto’s Sci-Fi Novel: The Pilot of Star 2 Comet , The Pilot of Star 2 Comet which received the Japanese science fiction award, “Seiun Sho”, will be produced by GAINAX and the CD will be on sale on July 25th. Illustrations are done […]

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June 22, 1999 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Battle Royale Report

Battle Royale Report Ever since I heard about the controversy and saw the trailer, I had to see Battle Royale for myself. The commercial made me think I’d get plenty of campy, action-packed goodness. So when a friend told me it’d be screening at a film theater in my area(The Egyptian on Hollywood), I hurried […]

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December 26, 1998 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

October-December ’98 Anime News

12-26-98—- New Anime Series In The Next Year -From Kaicho’s Anime Page- Oja-Majo Doremi (Feb.7) Doremi and her two friends aim at full-fledged witches. They have to buy “Maho-Dama (Magic Ball)” to imporve their magic power. So they made a magic item shop named “Maho-Do”. This is their business story (?).Microman the Small Giant [Chiisana […]

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July 8, 1998 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

July ’98 Anime News

Anime News Service – July 1998 Anime News 7-8-98—- Slayers NEXT, Fushigi Yuugi On The Way To America Software Sculptors (CPM) annouced plans that it will continue the Slayers TV series, releasing Slayers NEXT, after the Slayers series has finished it’s release. Pioneer also announced it had aquired the TV series rights for Fushigi Yuugi. […]

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