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2:00 PM on 11.02.2011

Rejoice! Kite film remake is "groundbreaking" & "not 3D"

Earlier this week, I posted up a news story about the new live-action Kite adaption being manned by director of Shark Night 3D and Snakes on a Plane fame David R. Ellis. If anything, I was just a bit skeptical on this adaptio...

OxKing

8:00 PM on 06.14.2011

Licensing SQUID: Media Blasters acquires Squid Girl

No, I'm not squiddin' you! The fine humans at Media Blasters have officially become race traitors, and chosen to aid and abet the invasion of mankind by the lifeform known as Squid Girl. We're all doomed! The blood of billion...

Josh Tolentino

4:00 PM on 12.02.2010

Set blood to 'hot'! Media Blasters grabs Mazinkaiser SKL

Are the giant robot stylings of this season's Super Robot Wars anime not MANLY enough for your tastes? You want that frosted-hair pansy in Alt Eisen to get a proper ass-kicking for not being MANLY enough?Then you're in luck, ...

Josh Tolentino

5:00 PM on 11.22.2010

Media Blasters can't seem to quit yaoi manga

AnimeonDVD caught a tweet from the Media Blasters folks, citing that they're returning to the yaoi manga game in 2011, and that after New Year's, they'll be announcing their full lineup. Hooray, more boy's love! But what does...

Brad Rice

5:00 PM on 11.21.2010

Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit rescued, taken to Bluray

Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit was pretty good, for what I saw of it. Out in the days of Lucky Star, it was a reasonably serious anime (unlike Lucky Star) under the aegis of Production I.G. and the direction of Kenji Kamiya...

Josh Tolentino

4:00 PM on 10.16.2010

Media Blasters cancels some DVDs

To be specific, Media Blasters is canceling Kanokon DVD volumes #2 and #3. The company made the surprise (and unfortunate) announcement via their Twitter on Thursday afternoon. But there's still hope. While Media Bl...

Crystal White

5:00 PM on 05.14.2010

Media Blasters to blast DVD-quality streams of horny vids

HHHNNNNGGGGG! QUEEN'S BLADE AND IKKI TOUSEN BLASTING TO MY EYEBALLS.Media Blasters is getting into the streaming game. A free streaming service will let you see some horny sh*t in high quality, alongside previews of upcoming ...

Dale North

4:15 PM on 04.17.2010

Media Blasters going with box sets for future releases

Business is tough in the anime industry. What with the lean economy and the whole thing with the anime bubble bursting, publishers everywhere that don't have their claws in some kind of sure-win property are scrambling to ada...

Josh Tolentino

12:00 PM on 03.09.2010

Media Blasters cuts staff by nearly 25%, rescheds titles

While the manga business seems to be growing to allow more competitors in, the anime front is seeing more troubled times. Starting last Friday, anime/manga licensor and distributor Media Blasters had to lay off or furlough (s...

Brad Rice

7:00 PM on 02.19.2010

Media Blasters is bringing back Record of Lodoss War!

Well, all I know is, when I watched Record of Lodoss War back in the deliciously awesome anime years of the nineties, Deedlit did not look like THAT. I mean, she was hot, but good lord ... talk about an upgrade. Anyway, we he...

Colette Bennett

3:00 PM on 02.18.2010

Media Blasters announces Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei for May

The licensing of Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei has been something that's been rumored for a while now (and Media Blasters wasn't talking), but we can finally put that to rest: Media Blasters has officially announced that Volume 1 ...

Ben Huber





6:00 AM on 06.21.2009

Television gets cozy with its anime block: Moribito and Gundam 00 return!

First up, Nebs has spotted that Bandai's Moribito will be returning with episode 11, the first new one in a while, on August 22nd. Last weekend, Adult Swim began rebroadcasting the series, and so it looks like that the schedu...

Brad Rice