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The Last Airbender brings Avatar to theaters this Thursday

Getting excited? Do you feel it in the air? Bent or otherwise? Well you’d better be! In just a matter of days, Nickelodeon Movies is bringing the hit Nick-based anime series Avatar to the big screen as The Last Airbender. The M. Night Shyamalan production, originally set to hit on July 2nd, is arriving a […]

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Nickelodeon launches M. Night Shyamalan’s The Last Airbender July 1st

Fans waiting until July 2nd to feast their eyes upon M. Night Shyamalan’s The Last Airbender might be a bit disappointed. Why? Well, because they’ll no longer be the first people to check out the film! Nickelodeon Movies has announced that they’re releasing the live action take on Avatar a whole day earlier, hitting box […]

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Hudson and Nevlana to produce Beyblade: Metal Fusion video game

There’s a good deal of cross over between anime fans and video game fans, and Tatsunoko and Nelvana are hoping to benefit both audience sets. Along with Hudson Soft’s Hudson Entertainment, the companies are developing video games based on d-rights’ Beyblade: Metal Fusion animated series. For now, the targeted consoles are the Nintendo Wii and […]

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4Kids One Piece versus original anime One Piece

Cartoons are sometimes created in one region of the world and later brought to others, making certain changes necessary; impacting different audiences, different beliefs, different languages, etc. It’s not an easy job, especially with us picky fans. 4Kids has been known to famously “Americanize” anime with a manga and Shonen Jump and Toei background, like […]

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Toei and Orange bring us Captain Harlock and Ken the Great Bear Fist

French fans of anime have a lot to be happy for! Orange recently with Toei Animation Europe to bring two hit animated series to their Video on Demand feature; Captain Harlock and Ken the Great Bear Fist. Captain Harlock, also known as Captain Herlock, is as noble as he is rebellious, fighting against earth-born and […]

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Dragon Ball Origins 2 ready for Nintendo DS

What’s better than a brand new Dragon Ball Origins game coming out for the Nintendo DS? How about a free portion of that game! On Monday, May 31st, in the heart of the Memorial Day holiday, Nintendo will be offering a free download of the game via the Nintendo Wii’s Nintendo Channel. Dragon Ball Origins […]

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M. Night Shyamalan’s The Last Airbender brings Nickelodeon’s Avatar to 3D

On July 2nd, a mere 6 weeks from now, Nickelodeon and Paramount Pictures will bring The Last Airbender to the big screen. The film is M. Night Shyamalan’s live action representation of Nick’s Avatar: the Last Airbender animated series, an American anime with manga style. As an added little bonus, and largely due to the […]

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Nicktoons goes Dragon Ball Z Kai crazy May 24th

Monday May 24th is D-Day for Nickelodeon watchers. Well, DBZ-day. Or, maybe DBZK-day? Whatever you want to call it, at 8pm, Nicktoons will be airing back to back episodes of Dragon Ball Z Kai, repeating the back-to-back mini-marathon again on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday of that week. The Funimation Entertainment and Toei Animation series has […]

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Avatar’s The Last Airbender gets a third trailer from Nickelodeon

Since we got a great look at the film in action during the Super Bowl, we’ve been truly excited to finally get to see M. Night Shyamalan’s The Last Airbender. Based on Nickelodeon’s American-made, manga-styled anime Avatar: The Last Airbender, the upcoming movie is a rich mix of live action and CG effects. Produced by […]

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Dragon Ball Z Kai to TheCW4Kids

We only just recently got the news that Dragon Ball Z Kai will be joining Nickelodeon’s Nicktoons lineup later this year, and now we’re here with another Dragon Ball announcement: Dragon Ball Z Kai will be heading to Saturdays on TheCW4Kids. Wait… what?! Yes, that’s right. Funimation and Toei have not only teamed up with […]

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The Last Airbender toys, Aang and other Avatar favorites

One way to instantly mark how fun a franchise is; the toys! Nickelodeon has had tremendous success with their Avatar: The Last Airbender animated series, as well as the action figures based on the manga-styled American anime cartoon. Up for grabs at this point are the toys and playsets that will be based on the […]

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Dragon Ball Z Kai joins Nicktoons

Dragon Ball Z Kai will be making its way to Nicktoons in a few weeks. The Funimation Entertainment series has teamed up with Nickelodeon to start airing episodes as early as this May. As part of the franchise’s 20th anniversary celebration, Toei Animation has been airing this series as “Dragon Ball Revised” since last spring […]