Company Representatives: John Ledford
- President & CEO, Matt Greenfield
- Vice President/Co Founder, David Williams
- DVD Producer, Janice Williams
- DVD Coordinator
A total of seventeen anime series and features were announced as being licensed. Several of those had been announced or mentioned as early as summer of 2003. The seventeen titles are:Area 88 TVDetective LokiElfen LiedErementar GeradGantz
GilgameshGravion ZweiHello Kitty Animation TheaterKurau: Phantom MemoryLegend of Moby DickMaburahoMoeyo KenNanaka 6/17Saiyuki: Requiem
Tactics (TV)Tree of PalmeYumeriaADV
has not yet decided if they will use the pre-exisiting subtitles that were created for Tree of Palme
's theatrical screenings (at various festivals in North America and around the world) or if they will create a new set of subtitles.Hello Kitty
wil be released as a hybrid DVD with English and Japanese audio tracks and English subtitles.
The classic 1966 Marine Boy TV
series will be airing on The Anime Network
. Dark Water
has joined the list of manga titles ADV
will be releasing.
In response to audience questions, the ADV
studio representatives referenced the recent hiring of Steven Buck to direct the ADV Films
Theatrical Division and mentioned that over 30 films ADV
has the rights to are currently "in queue" for potential theatrical release.
When answering another question, it was stated that, given the success of The Anime Network
, titles ADV
has acquired will frequently be made available on The Anime Network
prior to DVD release.