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Matt Wayne Casts a "Storm" With Hellboy

by Stuon October 25, 2006
After you unleash an army of supervillains upon the Justice League, where do you go from there as a writer? Straight to Hell, apprantly. Toon Zone News managed to catch up with Hellboy: Swords Of Storms screenplay writer Matt Wayne via e-mail to talk about his work on the movie, which will air this Saturday. […]

"Batman Beyond Season Two": Back To The Future We Go!

by Stuon October 22, 2006
The gamble Kids WB! made with their Batman franchise paid off big time, with Batman Beyond becoming the country’s number one cartoon and delivering huge ratings and critical acclaim for the network in the first season. There were a few fanboy complaints, but lets not kid ourselves, there’s always a few complaining fanboys who whine […]

"Justice League Unlimited": The Balls Are Back!

by Stuon October 21, 2006
When Justice League Unlimited was originally announced, I remember being very suspicious. The original show often had difficulty juggling seven characters in 40-minute story – how did they hope to use 50 plus without someone getting the shaft? I admit some of the worrying was brought on from personal bias – in my opinion, a […]

All ‘Fantastic Four’ Loglines Available

by Stuon September 29, 2006
Marvel Animation Age has recently added it’s Fantastic Four: World’s Greatest Heroes sub-section and has unveiled the episode loglines for the rest of the season. Click on the link above to see what’s coming up in this season of Fantastic Four.

"Superman and the Legion of Superheroes": Whatever Happened To The Man Of Tomorrow?

by Stuon September 28, 2006
Saturday morning’s tradition of taking the summer’s big movie and creating an animated spin off is practically as old as the blockbuster itself. It’s never something I’ve really had a problem with – a lot of my favourite cartoons have been created because of movies. Kids WB! attempted something new this time… oh wait, no […]

"The Batman" Season Premiere: The Dynamic Duo Are Back!

by Stuon September 28, 2006
With Teen Titans now finished and Robin’s rights now free to use, The Boy Wonder has finally made his debut in The Batman, starting with this season’s premiere. Now, I’ve loved Robin since I can remember – I know a lot of fans aren’t impressed with Robin’s role in the mythos and preferred their Dark […]

"The Batman Season Two": The Batman Strikes Back?

by Stuon September 13, 2006
With its opening season rarely rising above mediocrity, The Batman needed a hell of a lot of work if it was to become worthy of 22 minutes of your time. Despite awesome character models, stunning animation and amazing chorography, The Batman was tiresome to watch in its initial season – the characters were two-dimensional bores, […]

Prepare For The Fantastic! Chris Yost Talks Fantastic Four!

by Stuon August 30, 2006
Chris Yost is no stranger to superheroes. Having previously worked on X-Men: Evolution, The Batman and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and currently co-writing Marvel’s New X-Men comic, Chris now serves as Story Editor on the upcoming Fantastic Four cartoon, set to premiere this Saturday. Toon Zone News managed to pull Chris away from his comics […]

Kyle and Yost Talk ‘Fantastic Four’

by Stuon August 29, 2006
In a recent press conference, Fantastic Four Executive Producer Craig Kyle and Story Editor Chris Yost talked at length to Comic Book Resources about the upcoming show, hinting at what fans can expect to see. Fantastic Four premieres this Saturday on Toonami. Look for more from Chris Yost on Fantastic Four soon at The Marvel […]

‘Fantastic Four’ Loglines And Airdates Revealed

by Stuon August 16, 2006
The Marvel Animation Age has obtained the first four loglines and airdates for the upcoming Fantastic Four cartoon. To read them, click on the above link. The Fantastic Four will premiere on Toonami on Saturday, September 2.