According to various sources, including here and Titansgo.net, Cartoon Network has passed on a sixth season for Teen Titans. No specific reason for the cancellation of the animated show was given. A petition has been started to try and save the series. Click here to learn more.
Warner Bros. Home Video has a dubious record when it comes to animated series DVD releases. Some receive fully featured box sets, others are relegated to piecemeal, often less than satisfying individual discs. Teen Titans: Fear Itself is one of the latter, but this time a great episode counts makes it worth picking up. This […]
The Batman has been a love/hate show for franchise fans since the very moment it was announced. A feeling that it could never top Batman: The Animated Series didn’t help, but some remained cautiously optimistic that it could prove a refreshing take on the Caped Crusader. Now I watch and enjoy the series, but it’s […]
Steve E. Gordon, the character designer and CO-director on the upcoming Ultimate Avengers direct-to-DVD feature, has posted the character designs for Nick Fury and The Black Widow on his blog. The Ultimate Avengers, the first of nine direct-to-DVD animated features from Marvel and Lions Gate, will be released on February 21, 2006. The trailer for […]
The Marvel Animation Age recently spoke to composer Will Anderson about his past Marvel projects, including Spider-Man, X-Men: Evolution and Iron Man, as well as his future projects such as Biker Mice From Mars and Coconut Fred’s Fruit Salad Island. To read the interview, click here.
Yahoo! Finance has learned that a new animated series based on Marvel Comics’ X-Men franchise is currently in pre-production for a Summer 2007 release. The new show, primarily focused on Wolverine, will utilize 2D and 3D animation. Twenty-six episodes have been confirmed thus far, similar to the upcoming Fantastic Four and Iron Man shows.
Chances are if you’ve taken to watching cartoons within the past few years, you’ll know who Kirby Morrow is. Morrow is one of today’s most prolific voice actors, and he currently stars in Stargate Atlantis. Toon Zone News recently caught up with him to talk about his work in animation. TZN: Do you have a […]
Wizard World reports that The Ultimate Avengers, Marvel and Lion Gates’ first Direct-to-DVD animated feature, will be released on February 21, 2006. The Wizard World convention also had the first screening of the movie’s trailer. It is unknown if the trailer will be shown online. Also included in the above link is a one sheet […]
DVDAnswers has announced that a trailer for the upcoming animated feature The Ultimate Avengers will be featured on the Fantastic Four movie DVD, scheduled to be released in December. The Ultimate Avengers is planned for release in February 2006. Stay tuned to Toon Zone News for more news on The Ultimate Avengers.
DVDAnswers has announced the specs for the upcoming Fantastic Four movie on DVD. The disc is set to include English Dolby Digital 5.1 and DTS 5.1 tracks, an audio commentary with the films cast, a behind-the-scenes featurette, a “Making Of” featurette, FOX’s casting session and “Making A Scene.” Other features included music videos and a […]