June 21, 2000 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

June 18-21 Anime News

6-21-00—- Mach 5 Replica On Ebay As reported in Septemeber of last year, A 1/1 scale fully functional replica of the Mach 5 (including saw blade cutters, jumping ability through a special hydraulics system and interactive voice responses to steering wheel mounted buttons.) from the Speed Racer (Mach Go! Go! Go!) TV series was constructed […]

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June 17, 2000 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – June 13-17 Anime News

6-17-00—- Cardcaptor Costs According to this L.A. Times Calender article, Canadian-based Nelvana (the company behind the North American releae of the Card Captor Sakura TV series), has spent roughly $100,000 on each Cardcaptors episode, adding in new music, scripts and vocal tracks. 6-17-00—- Manga Entertainment Developments Manga has updated their website listing box art for […]

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June 12, 2000 / by Anime News Services / News / No Comments

May 31 – June 12 Anime News

6-12-00—- Anime Expo Programming Schedule Announced The programming schedule for Anime Expo 2000 has been released to the Anime Expo Website which can be viewed here. 6-12-00—- Wong To Direct Live-Action Mai The Psychic Girl Kirk Wong (The Big Hit) will reportedly direct Sony Pictures’ Movie adaption of Mai The Psychic Girl, based on the […]

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May 30, 2000 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

May 26-30 Anime News

5-30-00—- Dark Angel French Manga Release Generation Comics has recently published a French language version Kia Asamiya’s Dark Angel which has been released in Europe. The original black and white manga which ran in NewType magazine during the late 1980’s – ’90s hits Europe with this first volume containing the entire first Japanese volume of […]

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May 25, 2000 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

May 20-25 Anime News

5-25-00—- Viz News Excerpted from the official press release: KAMEHAMEHA!! July Issue of “Dragon Ball Z” will ship with 20″ x 30″ color poster Viz Comics proudly announces that the July issue of “Dragon Ball Z” (Part 3, #6) will ship with a 20″ x 30″ folder color poster. This poster, featuring Vegeta, Goku, Piccolo, […]

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May 19, 2000 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – May 8-19 Anime News

5-19-00—- Blue Sub No. 6 To Air On Cartoon Network Excerpted from the official press release: BANDAI ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES BROADCAST PREMIERE OF “BLUE SUBMARINE NO. 6” ON CARTOON NETWORK Home video distributor Bandai Entertainment Inc., proudly announces the future broadcast debut of Blue Submarine No. 6 on Cartoon Network. Broadcast details, including airdate will be […]

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April 27, 2000 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

April 16-27 Anime News

4-27-00—- Anime / Manga Gaming Bandai’s Mobile Suit Gundam Ambition of Giren: Genealogy of Zion for Dreamcast will feature internet support, players will be able to download the guidebook for this game from Bandai’s website. VGA Box will be included in the porrt. Japanese release is set for June 29, at the retail price of […]

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April 15, 2000 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

April 6-15 Anime News

4-15-00—- New Vampire Hunter D Movie Completed Excerpted from a recent post to the Urban Vision website: The new Vampire Hunter D movie is completely finished, and now, as of 4/12/00, we are still working to get the dubbed version (which was completed before the Japanese version) out in theaters. Since we really want to […]

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March 27, 2000 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – March 23-27 Anime News

3-27-00—- Top Anime DVD Sales (Japan) (As Of 3-27) 1. Angelique-Shiroi Tsubasa no Memoir-[Making] 2. Infinite Ryvius S-1 3. Urusei Yatsura: Only You (Un-cut Theatrical Feature) 4. Momoiro Sisters 3-27-00—- Top Manga Sales (Japan) (As Of 3-27) 1.Kareshi No Kanojo No Jijou 9 2. Monster 13 3. Hana Yori Dango 25 4. Yugi-oh 17 5. […]

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March 12, 2000 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

Anime News Service – Event Report: Animazement 2000 March 10-12 Raleigh, North Carolina

Day 1 (Friday, March10) On Friday Morning at 11:20 AM ET, at this past weekend’s Animazement ’00 convention in Raleigh, North Carolina, one could not help but feel the energy of excitement as the time drew near for the opening ceremonies. Approaching the Raleigh North Hilton hotel from the front, con-goers who may not have […]

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February 18, 2000 / by Anime News Services / Archived News / No Comments

February 15-18 Anime News

2-18-00—- Hidamari No Ki The March issue of the Japanese magazine, Animage, mentions Nippon TV will soon air a new late night TV series, Hidamari No Ki (The Tree In The Sun), based on the manga by “The God Of Manga”, Osamu Tezuka. The story is set at the end of Edo period, where samurai, […]

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