Masterpieces from Hayao Miyazaki & Isao Takahata – Full Four-Week Schedule, Dec 16 to Jan 12, at IFC Center
NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL – STUDIO GHIBLI FESTIVAL – ALL 15 FILMS FROM 1984 TO 2009 – NEW 35MM PRINTS!
Latest Update For VIZManga.com And The VIZ Manga App For iPad, iPhone And iPod Touch Includes Limited Time Volume 1 20% Off Promotion Starting December 7th
HOUSTON, December 6th, 2011 – Section23 Films is pleased to announce today’s release of ROSEN MAIDEN, a package that includes the original 12 episode series, the 12 episode sequel series TRÄUMEND and the two made for video episodes known as ROZEN MAIDEN: OUVERTÜRE.
Chaos;Head to premiere tonight at the Alamo Drafthouse – West Oaks in Houston, Texas at 7:30 PM. The first four episodes will screen in HD tonight. Chaos;Head is part of the continuous series being screen at West Oaks.
Takumi is an anime-obsessed recluse with a fetish for two-dimensional girls. His dirty little cyber secrets land him in real-life trouble after a chat room encounter with the mysterious General leads him to the scene of a gruesome murder. In the blink of an eye, Takumi goes from a caffeine-addicted gamer to a paranoid murder suspect caught up in something called the New Generation madness.
Between the police and a gang of girls with giant holographic swords, someone is watching his every move. As the world constructed around him begins to unravel, Takumi will discover that nothing – not even his own life – is what it appears to be. Welcome to Chaos Head. Can you survive reality?
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West Oaks Mall #429
Houston, TX 77082
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San Francisco, CA) – December 6, 2011 — San Francisco based comic book publisher, eigoMANGA announces its deal to produce and distribute original animation shorts with ShortsHD, the first and only high-definition television network dedicated to short movies. ShortsHD has a television distribution reach of over 40 million households which spans over 3 continents. ShortsHD is available on Direct TV (Channel 568), Dish Network (Channel 375), and AT&T U-Verse (Channel 1789).
Muneakiru Yagyu is a gifted student of the samurai way, but until he arrived at his dojo, he never knew just how gifted he truly was. There, beautiful girl Jubei falls naked from the sky and right into his arms, and when they kiss, he magically transforms her into a powerful master samurai. So, naturally, every beautiful girl at the dojo can’t wait to kiss him now! And some, like the sexy Gisen, want to do even more… It’s a tale of power and lust, filled with beautiful, scantily clad swordfighters who will do anything to please their master and attain even greater power!
“Rokuko, your life of apathy ends right now!”
Under a blood red sky, ninjas fight for supremacy as the rain pelts down over them. The strange thing is there are ninjas in a modern world where they combat for a great prize – an ancient fighting technique that no one else knows about.
Time for another installment of the antics of Iku and the others as Valentine’s day approaches! Iku is really at her wit’s end trying to figure out how to give chocolate to Dojo without being too obvious about it. Eventually she gives a bowl of chocolate to the entire division, hoping that Dojo would get a piece, but she forgets that chocolate can disappear very quickly when hungry people are around. Her roommate, Shibazaki, sets out to break hearts, while Iku seems not to care.
Things are getting worse! The original Homunculus, the one called Father, ends up to have a God complex. He needed 5 people who had tried the unthinkable to have 5 gates. Complicated isn’t it? Anyway, Father sacrificed an entire nation to give himself more power. When that happened, his new form was a dead ringer for one of the sacrifices. Edward and Alfonse Elric, along with their teacher, Izumi Curtis; their father, Van Hohenheim; and Roy Mustang, whom Father forced into doing the unthinkable, are the sacrifices. When they get the chance they fight with all they have, with help from May.
Loup=Garous coming to Sentai Anime Night at the Alamo Drafthouse on December 19, and The World God Only Knows will follow it in January 16, 2012. First four epsioses will be screened in high-definition on the big screen. The show will start at 7:30 PM at the West Oaks Alamo Drafthouse in Houston, Texas. Trailers and synopsis after the jump.
New and official anime trailers from Sentai Filmworks – A Channel, Broken Blade, Dream Eater Marry, ef A Tale of Melodies, ef A Tale of Memories, and Infinite Stratos.
Peoria, Illinois – December 1, 2012 – Anime-ZAP! 2012 has announced that the convention has moved one week earlier, and to a new location. The convention will now be held at the Four Points Hotel in Downtown Peoria from January 7-8, 2012. The two-day winter Illinois anime convention will feature the same events including a cosplay masquerade, a formal ball, a rave dance, video game tournaments, workshops, and several panels.
Artwork from fan-favorite series available on December 13, 2011
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