The Studio Madhouse-made Avengers Confidential anime movie comes out on March 25th, and unlike a lot of the recent Marvel anime series, the animation looks top-notch, and features Black Widow kicking super-villain butt. I just wish she weren't displaying her butt to the camera so much.
Earlier this month, Madhouse's X-Men anime miniseries debuted on Animax in Japan. We checked out the first three episodes and found that this show effectively balances high-octane mutant fighting with (cornball yet endearing) soap operatics. Cyclops is so emotional!
The first teaser for Madhouse Animation's X-Men TV series has hit the web — you can see anime-fied versions of Beast, Storm, Wolverine, Cyclops, and Professor X. The show debuts on Animax in Japan on April 1 and will air on G4 later this year. Hopefully this doesn't share the so-so plotting that plagued Madhouse's …
We discovered the first episode of Madhouse Studios' Iron Man anime series on Youtube. While the premiere isn't groundbreaking, it's not a disaster. What happens? Tony Stark heads to Japan, acts like a horndog, and wrangles a scorpion mecha.
Paprika and Paranoia Agent director Satoshi Kon passed away this week, but before he died, he wrote a final blog post to his friends, family, and anime colleagues.
The last time we heard anything about the Warren Ellis-scripted Marvel Anime projects was Comic-Con 2009. This weekend, we learned that Ellis' films — which were animated by the Japanese studio Madhouse — will air in 2011 on G4.
It's one of a very few anime based on a western TV show. Warners Japan announced today that the company will be working with Japanese studio Madhouse (which created Death Note) on an anime version of the show Supernatural.