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Steven Universe Alone Together

Why ‘Steven Universe’ Is The Anti-SJW Show

by Grant Whiteon June 21, 2016
Steven Universe is one of the current hits of the Cartoon Network schedule. Created by Rebecca Sugar, formerly of CN sibling hit Adventure Time, the show focuses on the titular lad as he grows up in the seaside American town of Beach City. Steven happens to be a hybrid, with his father, Greg Universe, being […]
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George Takei To Voice New Character in “Teeny Titans” Game

by Grant Whiteon June 20, 2016
Oh my! George Takei, famous for playing Sulu in the Star Trek franchise and his work for promoting gay rights, will be appearing as a brand new character in Cartoon Network’s new app game Teeny Titans. Based on the Teen Titans Go! animated series, Robin has become addicted to a new figure based collectable battling […]

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Cartoon Network UK Invites “Adventure Time” Fans To Interactive Ooo Experience

by Grant Whiteon June 17, 2016
Adventure Time Come on, grab your friends. We’ll go to very distant lands. Of a sorts, at least. Fans of Cartoon Network’s popular Adventure Time will be familiar with the land of Ooo, the setting for the show’s surreal escapades. Now fans in the UK have the chance to visit Ooo themselves and prove their […]
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Toonzone @ MCM London Comic Con May 2016 – Michael Arias Panel

by Grant Whiteon June 12, 2016
With Anime Limited’s Jeremy Graves presiding as MC, the Michael Arias panel offered a rare chance for insight on this veteran of the Hollywood and anime industry, including his recent adaptation of the Project Itoh novel Harmony. Michael’s earliest memories of anime were watching televised dubs in his Southern Californian childhood, titles such as Speed […]

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Toonzone @ MCM London Comic Con May 2016 – Gundam The Origin Staff Interview

by Grant Whiteon June 8, 2016
Prior to the Gundam The Origin III screening and panel, Toonzone News had the chance to talk to producer Osamu Taniguchi and designer Mika Akitaka about the production. TOONZONE NEWS: What was the genesis point in deciding to produce an adaptation of The Origin? OSAMU TANIGUCHI: That’s a tough one [thinks] …I’m not even sure […]
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Toonzone @ MCM London Comic Con May 2016 – Anime Limited Sunday Panel

by Grant Whiteon June 5, 2016
With various attendees and guests nursing hangovers, Anime Limited kicked off the Sunday of the event in the right way with a bright and charismatic panel chaired by president Andrew Partridge, product managers Kat Hall and Keith and marketing representative Jeremy Graves. It was highlighted that the previous day was Jeremy’s birthday, leading to an […]

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Toonzone @ MCM London Comic Con May 2016 – Gundam The Origin III Panel

by Grant Whiteon June 2, 2016
Following the screening it was time for both Osamu Taniguchi and Mika Akitaka to take to the stage, joined by Anime Limited president Andrew Partridge and interpreter Bethan Jones. Andrew began by explaining that the screening of the episode at MCM London was held in tandem with ones occurring in the franchise’s native Japan. At […]
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Toonzone @ MCM London Comic Con May 2016 – “Gundam The Origin III” European Premiere Review

by Grant Whiteon June 2, 2016
Last October, Anime Limited partnered with Sunrise to theatrically screen the first two episodes of Gundam The Origin at their MCM Loves Anime festival. With May bringing the first MCM London convention of the year, this partnership returned but now with the screening held within the main convention itself and presented by two of its […]

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Toonzone @ MCM London Comic Con May 2016 – Tamashii Nations / Bandai UK Booth Images

by Grant Whiteon June 1, 2016
Bandai have become a recurring staple of MCM London, with toy collectors like myself serviced by the existing UK branch offering collector items from the ever popular Power Rangers in addition to Banpresto while Tamashii Nations offer a range of figurines and accessories from their namesake in Japan. Although previously we’d seen a push for […]
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Anime Limited Taking Pre-orders For Limited Edition “Fullmetal Alchemist” Blu-ray Set

by Grant Whiteon May 27, 2016
UK based anime distributor Anime Limited today announced their licensing of Seiji Mizushima’s Fullmetal Alchemist series, the first animated adaptation of Hiromu Arakawa’s popular manga. Set in an alternate world where humans can wield the near magical science of alchemy, the series focuses on the young brothers Ed and Al Elric who seek to locate […]