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Gundam Seed Relaunched in HD for 10th Anniversary
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Gundam Seed Relaunched in HD for 10th Anniversary

As preparation for Gundam Seed’s 10th anniversary, Sunrise has opened a new website that promotes the mecha war epic’s new HD remastered release. Gundam Seed is first scheduled to return to Japanese TV on New Years, followed by a release of the first Blu-Ray box set in March. ...

The Peanuts gang returns in It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
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The Peanuts gang returns in It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

Getting right to the point, it’s not Halloween until Snoopy says so. The same can be said for several other holidays, from Christmas to Thanksgiving. And no matter what kind of argument you use against the point, the fact remains: the holiday just doesn’t feel like the holiday unless you get to experience the Peanuts special, just like you did the year before, and the year before ...

Celebrate his 30th with Postman Pat The Movie: You Know You're The One
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Celebrate his 30th with Postman Pat The Movie: You Know You’re The One

Happy Birthday Postman Pat! As of this month, the Classic Media iconic toon becomes the longest running animated series on the BBC, hitting the ripe old age of 30. And how do most of us celebrate our birthdays? By unveiling we are going to star in our own CG, 3D Stereoscopic feature film, of course! Well, maybe the rest of us don’t do exactly that, but Postman Pat will! Postman Pat: ...

The Fox and the Hound and The Fox and the Hound 2 box art
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The Fox and the Hound and The Fox and the Hound 2 on Blu-ray and DVD

On August 9th, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment will bring two great friends in two great adventures home on Blu-ray and DVD, with the simultaneous release of The Fox and Hound, and the sequel, the Fox and the Hound 2. The original film is packaged as part of the 30th anniversary celebration, dating back to 1981, while the sequel has a much more modest 5 year anniversary of its own. Both ...

AGP plans Care Bears return for 30th anniversary
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AGP plans Care Bears return for 30th anniversary

The Care Bears are back! Or… they will be! The group of emotionally powerful bears were originally created by American Greetings Properties in the early 1980s for use on greeting cards. Only a few years later, the cards’ popularity warranted a toy line, complete with top selling Care Bear plush teddy bears. It wasn’t long until they figured an animated series would do well, ...

A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner July 9th
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A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner July 9th

In just one week, Nickelodeon will celebrate the 10th anniversary of The Fairly OddParents with the very first hybrid live-action and CG-animated TV movie, A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner! The flick kicks off on Saturday, July 9th, at 8pm, revealing a 20-year-old Timmy who refuses to grow up. Why? Well then he’d lose Cosmo and Wanda, his beloved fairy godparents! Drake Bell ...

The Fairly OddParents celebrates 10 years on Nickelodeon
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The Fairly OddParents celebrates 10 years on Nickelodeon

For ten years, The Fairly OddParents has been entertaining folks across the Nickelodeon empire. Joining in the ranks of SpongeBob SquarePants and Dora the Explorer, the adventures of Timmy Turner and his magical fairy godparents have reached their 10th anniversary, moving into a special league of all-time classic toons. Just to put this amazing accomplishment into some better perspective, 10 ...

Fanimation: John Banana celebrates The Rocketeer 20th anniversary
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Fanimation: John Banana celebrates The Rocketeer 20th anniversary

Twenty years ago, Disney brought a classic super hero to the live action big screen: The Rocketeer. Set in the Indiana Jones-friendly WWII era, the Rocketeer was a regular, non super-powered man with two advantages: a rocket jet pack strapped to his back, and an unparalleled amount of bravery to have a rocket jet pack strapped to his back! The result was a flying man, whose helmet (that ...

Sega delivers on Sonic the Hedgehog's 20th anniversary
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Sega delivers on Sonic the Hedgehog’s 20th anniversary

For twenty years, Sonic the Hedgehog has been a massively popular icon for video games and animation, alike. Whether you’re watching Sonic X or playing Sonic the Hedgehog 4, the blue speedster has surely brought you hours of joy. Sega is looking to reward that dedication with their upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog’s 20th anniversary celebration. To kick the party up a notch, the ...

The Fox and the Hound Special Edition howls to Blu-Ray
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The Fox and the Hound Special Edition howls to Blu-Ray

Very rarely has the bare bones, basic concept of “friendship” been so wonderfully portrayed in a film. It just so happens, this franchise did it twice! Disney’s The Fox and the Hound first reached theaters some 30 years ago, eventually finding room for a sequel in the past few years. Now, the pair of films is joining Disney’s Classics line on Blu-ray and DVD Combo Pack ...

Sonic the Hedgehog 20th anniversary
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Sonic the Hedgehog 20th anniversary

It was way back in 1991 when Sega first premiered Sonic the Hedgehog for Sega Genesis. From that moment on, Sonic became the company’s most iconic mascot, knocking Alex Kidd from the title, and never looking back. From his first appearance as a dashboard toy in Rad Mobile, to his Sonic X animated series, battling with Dr. Eggman and Dr. Robotnik, meeting up with Tails and Knuckles, ...

Alice in Wonderland 60th Anniversary Edition DVD and Blu-Ray review
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Alice in Wonderland 60th Anniversary Edition DVD and Blu-Ray review

Disney has a large stable of animated tales in it’s long history. There’s the Disney Princess flicks (Cinderella, The Little Mermaid, Mulan), the Animal films (the Jungle Book, Tarzan, Lion King, 101 Dalmatians), and even a CG category (Toy Story, The Robinsons, UP). Then, there’s a film like Alice in Wonderland… which fits no category. In Disney’s original, ...

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