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Video Game Review: Super Mario 3D World – Cats Off To You, Nintendo!

by Javeon December 9, 2013
3D Mario games have always been an event for a new Nintendo system, and now, a year after the Wii U’s release, we have our newest entry in the series with Super Mario 3D World. Following all the Mario staples and adding several new features, it’s within the realm of quality and polish that you would […]

Nintendo Fans Campaign Against Region Locking

by Javeon June 27, 2013
A while back, Sony announced that their new video game console, the Playstation 4, will be region free. Shortly after, Microsoft announced that they were removing their DRM policies for their own upcoming console, the Xbox One, making it effectively region free. With all of this, Nintendo is now the only major video game company […]

Video Game Review: “Fire Emblem: Awakening” (3DS)

by Javeon February 15, 2013
When someone mentions Nintendo, a lot of people think of Super Mario Bros. Others think of The Legend of Zelda, others think of Kirby, others think of Super Smash Bros., and others think of the Wii series of games starring the Mii characters. Very few people think of the strategy RPG Fire Emblem, outside of […]

Animation vs. Video Games UPDATE – More Characters Added!

by Javeon April 1, 2010
We’ve just got news of MORE characters being added to the roster!  Here’s the list: Animation: – Homer Simpson (The Simpsons) – Peter Griffin (Family Guy) – Bender (Futurama) – Fred Flintstone (The Flintstones) – Wall-E (Wall-E) – Yusuke Urameshi (Yu Yu Hakusho) – Edward Elric (Full Metal Alchemist) – Light Yagami (Death Note) – […]

“Animation Vs. Video Games” to be Released on your Favorite Console!

by Javeon March 27, 2010
Like cartoons? Like video games? Well, rejoice! Because the video you’ve always dreamed about has finally come to be! Several animation and video games companies have joined forces, in order to create the ultimate fighting game. This game will include characters from lots of your favorite series, in an absolute All-Star cast that you can’t […]

Why Do People Like Pixar?

by Javeon July 15, 2009
I’m pretty sure we’ve all been there. The argument as to what makes Pixar such a highly praised animation studio and their movies so successful. Is it because their movies are extremely promoted? Is it because of peer pressure? Or is it because their movies are simply that good? For quite a while, I’ve wondered […]

Former WB Voice Actor Greg Burson Dies at Age 59

by Javeon August 3, 2008
On July 22, 2008, Voice Actor Greg Burson passed away due to sever complications involving diabetes and arteriosclerosis. Many of his roles consisted on replacing deceased actors such as Mel Blanc (Bugs Bunny, Foghorn Leghorn, among many others), Jim Backus (Mr. Magoo) and Daws Butler (Yogi Bear, Huckleberry Hound, among others). For the full story […]

"Smurfs" is Officially Coming to DVD

by Javeon August 2, 2007
On December 4, the first 19 episodes of the series, along with The Smurfs Springtime Special will hit the shelves with “The Smurfs: Season One, Volume One”. This 2-disc set will have a runtime of of 345 minutes and will have an initial price of $26.99. More details at

"The Simpsons Movie": One Great Viewing Experience

by Javeon July 29, 2007
So I went to the theater to watch The Simpsons Movie. Given the decline the show has suffered in its later seasons, my expectations weren’t very high: I wasn’t expecting writing in the level of “Lisa’s Substitute”, or humor as wild as “Cape Feare.” But you know what? It didn’t matter. This is a truly […]

The Return of Goofy: Animation Directors talk about upcoming Disney Shorts

by Javeon April 23, 2007
Animated Views has recently posted an interview with directors Andreas Deja and Mark Henn. In it, they reveal some information on the revival of Disney’s shorts division, as well as information on the Goofy cartoon How to Hook Up Your Home Theater. Full Article at Animated Views.