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A.D. Vision (known simply as ADV and also referred to as ADV Films) was an American multimedia entertainment studio that served as the largest American and British anime distributor in the late 20th to early 21st centuries.
Action film is a film genre in which the protagonist or protagonists are thrust into a series of challenges that typically include violence, extended fighting, physical feats, and frantic chases.
Adult Swim (stylized as and often shortened to) is the adult-oriented nighttime programming block of the American children's cable network Cartoon Network and programmed by William Street Productions.
Adventure films are a genre of film that typically use their action scenes to display and explore exotic locations in an energetic way.
Akira (Japanese: アキラ Hepburn: Akira) is a 1988 Japanese animated post-apocalyptic science fiction film directed by Katsuhiro Otomo, produced by Ryōhei Suzuki and Shunzō Katō, and written by Otomo and Izo Hashimoto, based on Otomo's manga of the same name.
Anime is a style of hand-drawn and computer animation originating in, and commonly associated with, Japan.
Anime News Network (ANN) is an anime industry news website that reports on the status of anime, manga, video games, Japanese popular music and other related cultures within North America, Australia, South East Asia and Japan.
is a Japanese anime and music production company owned by Sony Music Entertainment Japan and established in September 1995.
An art film is typically a serious, independent film, aimed at a niche market rather than a mass market audience.
Australasia, a region of Oceania, comprises Australia, New Zealand, neighbouring islands in the Pacific Ocean and, sometimes, the island of New Guinea (which is usually considered to be part of Melanesia).
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
is a Japanese toy maker and a producer of a large number of plastic model kits as well as a former video game company.
, also known as the Bandai Namco Group, is a Japanese holding company which was formed from the merger of Bandai and Namco on September 29, 2005.
Bandai Namco Partners (NBP), also known as Bandai Namco Australia, is an amalgamation of several former Atari (Infogrames) offices located in PAL territories, which were acquired beginning in 2009 by Bandai Namco Holdings.
(Formerly known as AE Planing (August 1983–March 1989), Network Frontier (1984–1988) and Bandai Media (1988–October 1992), is a Japanese anime, film production and distribution enterprise, established by Bandai Company, Limited and a subsidiary of Bandai Namco Holdings, Inc. Most of the anime and films that has been distributed and licensed by Bandai Visual has been released under the Emotion label. Since the reorganisation of Bandai Namco Holdings in 2006, Bandai Visual now heads the group's Visual and Music Content Strategic Business Unit. Its subsidiaries include the Emotion Music Company, Limited, (whose logos also include the Moai from Easter Island), and Lantis Company, Limited music publishing labels. Until 2012, it was involved in the production and distribution of several anime titles, including those it has directly produced itself and anime series produced by the anime studio Sunrise, an alternate anime studio subsidiary of Bandai Namco Holdings. In September 2017, Bandai Visual has acquired the anime studio Actas.
Blu-ray or Blu-ray Disc (BD) is a digital optical disc data storage format.
C31 Melbourne is a free-to-air community television channel in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Cartoon Network Australia and New Zealand is an Australian cable and satellite television channel created by Turner Broadcasting which primarily shows animated programming, It was launched on 3 October 1995.
Charbel Nader is an Australian investment banker who was the architect of a number of innovative Film Financing transactions in the 1990s the most notable being a series of Village Roadshow off balance sheet film financings which funded Films such as ''The Matrix'' series and Ocean's Eleven in conjunction with Warner Bros. After a successful stint in Sydney with News Corp's Venture capital vehicle e-Ventures and PBL/Nine Network where he was responsible for the Macquarie Nine Film raising; a joint endeavour between the Nine Network and Macquarie bank he returned to Melbourne as managing director of McHudson Corporate.
A children's television series, or children's show, is a television show designed and marketed to children, normally scheduled for broadcast during the morning and afternoon, when children are usually awake.
Chuang Yi Publishing Pte Ltd. (Simplified Chinese: 创艺, Pinyin: Chuàngyì, meaning "creative arts") was a publishing company based in Singapore that specialized in producing domestic and imported comics and comics-related merchandise, in English and simplified Chinese.
Asian cinema refers to the film industries and films produced in the continent of Asia, and is also sometimes known as Eastern cinema.
The City of Yarra is a local government area in Victoria, Australia in the inner eastern and northern suburbs of Melbourne.
In a modern sense, comedy (from the κωμῳδία, kōmōidía) refers to any discourse or work generally intended to be humorous or amusing by inducing laughter, especially in theatre, television, film, stand-up comedy, or any other medium of entertainment.
Dark Horse Comics is an American comic book and manga publisher.
Digital video is an electronic representation of moving visual images (video) in the form of encoded digital data.
is a Japanese media franchise created by Akira Toriyama in 1984.
DVD (an abbreviation of "digital video disc" or "digital versatile disc") is a digital optical disc storage format invented and developed by Philips and Sony in 1995.
Eastern Eye is a British weekly newspaper.
Entertainment is a form of activity that holds the attention and interest of an audience, or gives pleasure and delight.
Extreme sports are recreational activities perceived as involving a high degree of risk.
A feature film is a film (also called a motion picture or movie) with a running time long enough to be considered the principal or sole film to fill a program.
Fiji (Viti; Fiji Hindi: फ़िजी), officially the Republic of Fiji (Matanitu Tugalala o Viti; Fiji Hindi: फ़िजी गणराज्य), is an island country in Oceania in the South Pacific Ocean about northeast of New Zealand's North Island.
FUNimation Productions, LLC (commonly known as Funimation) is an American entertainment, anime, and foreign content distribution company that is majority owned by Sony Pictures Entertainment, a division of the Japanese conglomerate Sony.
A graphic novel is a book made up of comics content.
Harmony Gold is a real estate developer, motion picture distributor and production company, based in Los Angeles.
is a series of light novels written by Nagaru Tanigawa and illustrated by Noizi Ito and which were adapted into other media.
Kinect (codenamed Project Natal during development) is a line of motion sensing input devices that was produced by Microsoft for Xbox 360 and Xbox One video game consoles and Microsoft Windows PCs.
Madman Anime Festival (also known simply as MadFest) is an annual Australian anime and Japanese culture convention held in Melbourne, Perth and Brisbane.
are comics created in Japan or by creators in the Japanese language, conforming to a style developed in Japan in the late 19th century.
Manga Entertainment is a producer, licensee, and distributor of Japanese animation in the United Kingdom.
Media Blasters is an American entertainment corporation founded by John Sirabella and Sam Liebowitz, based in New York City.
Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Mumbrella is an Australian marketing and media industry news website.
Music is an art form and cultural activity whose medium is sound organized in time.
MVM Entertainment, also known as MVM and MVM Films, is a British licensor and distributor of Japanese animation.
(formerly known as Geneon Universal Entertainment and previously Pioneer LDC – Pioneer LaserDisc Company, a former subsidiary of Pioneer Corporation) is a Japanese music, anime and home entertainment production and distribution enterprise headquartered in Akasaka, Minato, Tokyo, Japan.
is a Japanese mecha anime television series produced by Gainax and Tatsunoko Production and directed by Hideaki Anno, and was broadcast on TV Tokyo from October 1995 to March 1996.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
NTSC, named after the National Television System Committee,National Television System Committee (1951–1953),, 17 v. illus., diagrs., tables.
, or Ah! My Goddess! in some releases, is a Japanese seinen manga series written and illustrated by Kōsuke Fujishima.
is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda.
Phase Alternating Line (PAL) is a color encoding system for analogue television used in broadcast television systems in most countries broadcasting at 625-line / 50 field (25 frame) per second (576i).
Papua New Guinea (PNG;,; Papua Niugini; Hiri Motu: Papua Niu Gini), officially the Independent State of Papua New Guinea, is an Oceanian country that occupies the eastern half of the island of New Guinea and its offshore islands in Melanesia, a region of the southwestern Pacific Ocean north of Australia.
Physical fitness is a state of health and well-being and, more specifically, the ability to perform aspects of sports, occupations and daily activities.
The PlayStation 3 (PS3) is a home video game console developed by Sony Computer Entertainment.
The PlayStation 4 (PS4) is an eighth-generation home video game console developed by Sony Interactive Entertainment.
A privately held company, private company, or close corporation is a business company owned either by non-governmental organizations or by a relatively small number of shareholders or company members which does not offer or trade its company stock (shares) to the general public on the stock market exchanges, but rather the company's stock is offered, owned and traded or exchanged privately.
Revelation Films is an independent DVD distributor in the UK that licenses and distributes television, comedy shows, children's programmes and films on DVD.
Richmond is an inner suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 3 km (1.86 miles) south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District in the local government area of the City of Yarra municipality.
Robotics;Notes is a visual novel video game developed by 5pb. It is the third main game in the Science Adventure series, following Chaos;Head and Steins;Gate, and is described by the developers as an "Augmented Science Adventure".
Ruby Violet Payne-Scott, BSc(Phys) MSc DipEd(Syd) (28 May 1912 – 25 May 1981) was an Australian pioneer in radiophysics and radio astronomy, and was the first female radio astronomer.
Sailor Moon, known in Japan as, is a 1992 Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation using Super Sentai motifs.
is a Japanese ''shōnen'' manga series written and illustrated by Jin Kobayashi.
Screen Australia is the Australian Federal Government's key funding body for the Australian screen production industry.
Sentai Filmworks is an American anime licensing company based in Houston, Texas, specializing in Japanese animation and film.
Shock Records (now part of Shock Entertainment) is an Australian independent record label.
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.
Siren Visual (formerly Siren Entertainment) is an Australian company which specialises in the distribution of Japanese anime, documentaries and off-beat cinema in Australia, New Zealand, and Papua New Guinea.
A skunkworks project is a project developed by a small and loosely structured group of people who research and develop a project primarily for the sake of radical innovation.
, often abbreviated as SMEJ or simply SME, and also known as Sony Music Japan for short, is Sony's music arm in Japan.
The Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) is a hybrid-funded Australian public broadcasting radio, online, and television network.
A sports film is a film genre that uses sport as the theme of a film.
Steins;Gate is a visual novel video game developed by 5pb. and Nitroplus.
is a 2011 anime television series created by the animation studio White Fox based on 5pb. and Nitroplus's 2009 video game of the same name, and is part of the Science Adventure franchise.
Streaming media is multimedia that is constantly received by and presented to an end-user while being delivered by a provider.
, is an anime series produced by Group TAC based on the fighting game Street Fighter II.
is a Japanese animation film studio based in Koganei, Tokyo, Japan.
is a Japanese animation studio and production company which is a subsidiary of Bandai Namco Holdings.
Supanova Comic Con & Gaming (also known simply as Supanova) is a fan convention focusing on science fiction and fantasy film and TV, comic books, anime, gaming and collectables.
The is a handheld digital pet, created in Japan by of WiZ and Aki Maita of Bandai.
is a 2008 Japanese Animated Film produced by OLM's Team Kamei division, based on the Tamagotchi digital pet franchise jointly created by Bandai and WiZ.
is a 2007 Japanese animated film produced by OLM's Team Kamei division.
A television show (often simply TV show) is any content produced for broadcast via over-the-air, satellite, cable, or internet and typically viewed on a television set, excluding breaking news, advertisements, or trailers that are typically placed between shows.
The Criterion Collection, Inc. (or simply Criterion) is an American home video distribution company which focuses on licensing "important classic and contemporary films" and selling them to film aficionados.
The Transformers: The Movie is an animated science fiction action adventure film based on the animated television series by the same name, which in turn is based on the toyline of the same name created by Hasbro.
Tokyopop, styled TOKYOPOP, and formerly known as Mixx Entertainment, is an American distributor, licensor, and publisher of anime, manga, manhwa, and Western manga-style works.
Tyrannosaur is a 2011 British drama film written and directed by Paddy Considine in his directorial debut.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
Victoria (abbreviated as Vic) is a state in south-eastern Australia.
Video on demand is a programming system which allows users to select and watch/listen to video or audio content such as movies and TV shows whenever they choose, rather than at a scheduled broadcast time, the method that prevailed with over-the-air programming during the 20th century.
VIZ Media LLC is an American manga and anime distribution and entertainment company headquartered in San Francisco, California.
Warp Films is an independent film and television production company based in Sheffield & London, UK, with a further affiliated company Warp Films Australia based in Melbourne, Australia.
World cinema is not the sum-total of all films made around the world.
World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., d/b/a WWE, is an American integrated media and entertainment company that primarily is known for professional wrestling.
Xbox One is a line of eighth generation home video game consoles developed by Microsoft.
Yen Press LLC is an American manga and graphic novel publisher co-owned by Kadokawa Corporation and Hachette Book Group.