Category: Archived News

January 18, 2007 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – January 11-18 Anime News

1-18-07 (9:18PM EST)—- Chiaki Kuriyama Digs Otaku Culture In a Goo Movie article dated January 19th Japanese actress Chiaki Kuriyama (GoGo Yubari In Kill Bill) confessed commuting in Akihabara. The admission was made in front of 400 students at a commemoration talk show event for her latest movie held at Rikkyo St. Paul’s University in […]

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January 10, 2007 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – January 3-10 Anime News

1-10-07 (11:02PM EST)—- Economic Impact Of Winny On Anime / Manga Estimated Both the ACCS and JASRAC wrapped up an investigation of illegal file-swapping via the infamous Japanese Winny software. Winny and the game, the business software, and the image software and are the dissemination linguas as a result. The investigation was carried out by […]

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December 16, 2006 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – December 5 – January 2 Anime News

12-16-06 (5:41AM EST)—- Production I.G. USA Sends Season’s Greetings We found the following warm message featuring a new pic I.G.’s forthcoming REIDEEN in our inbox Friday evening and would like to share it with all of you: 12-15-06 (3:10AM EST)—- Busou Renkin PS2 Website Live Marvelous Interactive has launched an official presite for the forthcoming […]

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December 4, 2006 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – November 10 – December 4 Anime News

12-4-06 (10:13PM EST)—- A-I-R Animation Team Tackles Short Shirogumi who worked on the movie version of A-I-R has created a 3 part short work, “Poppura” for USEN and TLIP’s 3DCG and VFX focused “Original Short Animation Theater” which went up in November. 12-4-06 (2:47PM EST)—- Wachowski / Silver Dream Team Helm Speed Racer According to […]

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November 12, 2006 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Exclusive Screening Report: Ten Nights Of Dream (Yume Juya) At TIFF 2006

By Jonah Morgan After being the first English Language media to report (see our October 25th entry) Souseki Natsume’s novel Ten Nights Of Dream (Yume Juya) (www.yume-juya.jp) would be adapted to film back in 2005, catching the world premiere screening while attending the 19th Tokyo International Film Festival in October, 2006 was very high on […]

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November 12, 2006 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Exclusive Report: GR-Giant Robo At TIFFCOM 2006

By Jonah Morgan After publishing (see our October 10th, 2006 entry) details Soft Garage was going to hold their major production announcement event for the new GR-Giant Robo TV Animation during TIFFCOM at the 19th Tokyo International Film Festival, the company’s booth was one of the first on my list to visit. The visual entertainment […]

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October 17, 2006 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – October 9-17 Anime News

10-17-06 (4:48AM EDT)—- Warren Ellis Writing Anime Inspired Castlevania Dark Horizons linked a news item at Film Junk which indicates Transmetropolitan author Warren Ellis will be writing the script for a direct-to-video Castlevania animation film. Of note is the following section of the article: …chairman and CEO of Panacea Entertainment Eric Gardner, had this to […]

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October 9, 2006 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – October 2-9 Anime News

10-9-06 (6:40PM EDT)—- Grudge 2 Director Signings In Burbank Japanese director Takashi Shimizi will make a rare stop in the US to sign copies of two new releases this Sunday, October 15th in Burbank, California. The Great Horror Family (a horror/comedy anthology, which doesn’t officially hit streets until October 17th) and Ju-on 2 will be […]

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September 22, 2006 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – September 9th-22nd Anime News

9-22-06 (7:03PM EDT)—- Adapted Manga Selling Strong In Japan Kakaku visited a Toranoana manga shop and has some picks of the current top sellers which happen to be the basis for many of the fall’s most popular anime and are arranged in special displays. 9-22-06 (6:54PM EDT)—- Reiji Matsumoto Speaks Out At Copyright Conference Space […]

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