November 26, 2011 – Davenport, Iowa – Anime-zing! 2012 is excited to announce that Cristina Vee and Trevor Mueller will be attending the 2012 Anime-zing! anime convention in Davenport, Iowa. Christina and Trevor will be joining Robert Axelrod and Sonny Strait, in addition to still unannounced guests, for a three-day weekend including autograph signings, Q&A sessions, and various panels.
November 26, 2011 – Minneapolis, MN – AniMinneapolis, the second largest anime convention in Minnesota, is excited to announce the return of Nerdcore rapper YTCracker to the convention. The three-day anime festival will feature tons of events, including several autograph signings, Q&A panels, and a Nerdcore concert. Registration for the convention is currently only $25 per person.
Diversifying its library with a fresh new direction in anime, Crunchyroll adds the CG animated short: gdgd Fairies
“Wisdom is the mightiest weapon”
VIZ Media Europe is proud to announce that Hyoe Narita, previously Executive Vice President at VIZ Media, LLC in San Francisco, will become the new President of VIZ Media Europe (VME) from December 1, 2011.
Anime at the Alamo presents the premiere of Fairy Tail (Part One – Episodes 1 -4) tonight at the West Oaks Alamo Drafthouse at 7:30 PM.
About Fairy Tail:
In the Kingdom of Fiore, powerful wizards make their living by joining magical guilds and contracting out their services to become “wizards for hire.” Harnessing the forces of Dragon Fire, Ice, Weaponry, and the Zodiac, four young wizards of the infamous guild Fairy Tail team up to seek their fortunes. Growing stronger with every mission, they travel the countryside helping people and battling rival guilds, but with personalities as different as their magic skills, this team may end up doing more damage than good.
Shoppers Are Invited To Add A Fun Dose Of Japanese Pop Culture To Holiday Shopping With Special Sale Items At NEW PEOPLE THE STORE, BABY THE STARS SHINE BRIGHT, h. NAOTO, And SOU • SOU; Save Up To 50% On Select Items!
(LOS ANGELES, November 22, 2011) – Seven Seas Entertainment is pleased to announce that it has added two much-requested manga series to its 2012 line-up—Kusano Kouichi’s hilarious harem comedy I Don’t Like You At All, Big Brother!! and Morinaga Milk’s highly praised yuri romance manga Girl Friends. Seven Seas will release both series in value-priced omnibus editions.
FUNimation.tv launches with a new integrated programming schedule and an e-commerce site with their partner FUNimation Entertainment.
HOUSTON, November 22nd, 2011 – Section23 Films is pleased to announce today’s release of the twin sci-fi anime mini features COICENT and FIVE NUMBERS. The two larger than life stories will be released together on DVD and Blu-Ray.
Dedicated Anime Cel Art Online Store Open For Business!
Sentai Filmworks present ICE at the West Oaks Alamo Drafthouse. The first four episode of the series will screen tonight starting at 7:30 PM. About the ICE: Some strange virus, whether planned or accidental, has wiped out most of the population. The survivors? Beautiful women. Faced with the possible extinction of their entire race, some of these new Amazons have decided to live out their final days in the pursuit only of fleshly pleasures. Others choose to use their beauty, their might, and their minds to fight back and reclaim the planet once more.
Innovative Art Book Created In Partnership With Autodesk To Benefit Japanese Disaster Recovery; Exhibit Of Artwork Also Takes Place In Las Vegas At Autodesk University
The highly-anticipated RPG Fighting Game Based On The Popular Anime Series, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, now available on iPhone And iPod Touch with iPad, Android and Facebook Versions Coming Soon
VIZ MEDIA FIRES THE IMAGINATIONS OF YOUNGER FANS AND READERS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON WITH NEW LEGEND OF ZELDA, MAMESHIBA AND POKÉMON RELEASES
San Francisco, CA, November 16, 2011 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest distributor and licensor of anime and manga in North America, has plenty to delight even the youngest manga (graphic novel) and anime fans this holiday season with a variety of new releases from VIZ KIDS to fill young minds with wonder and fire imaginations with fun adventures with characters from POKÉMON, MAMESHIBA and THE LEGEND OF ZELDA.