Funimation has announced that the Dragonball Z series will continue in America. The series, which was stopped at 52 episodes (17 volumes) will pick back up this summer on video, and this fall on Cartoon Network. Funimation attributes the continuation to popular demand.
AnimEigo has posted new numbers for its poll on TV series and Urusei Yatsura on DVD. The numbers are getting bigger... both the UY movie set and You're Under Arrest! TV set are within 200 votes of production.
Wolf Children is honest about the gross reality of raising kids (and pets) while still leaving room for fantasy, which is really the only way a movie about single motherhood can work for a general family audience, as Wolf Children largely does.
Rarely before has an anime series so keenly and uncomfortably struck home about the humorous travails of a social misfit. Its triumph is in creating an anti-moe protagonist who paradoxically winds up being intensely moe, too.