The upcoming “Dragon Ball Z Kai” will have Japanese pop star Leo Ieiri’s song “Junjo” [“Innocence”] as its second ending theme beginning in July 2014. This version of “Dragon Ball Z Kai” will run for 69 episodes and covers the Majin Buu Saga story arc. Already being aired in Japan, “Dragon Ball Z Kai” is […]
Anna Kendrick will provide the voice of Poppy Troll, the upbeat princess, in the upcoming “Trolls” – the DreamWorks Animation musical comedy feature film based on the miniature toys. “Trolls” is currently scheduled to be released on November 4, 2016.
International toymaker Hasbro will be appearing at this year’s International Licensing Expo in Las Vegas with a few announcements of its upcoming licensing arrangements for its signature toy lines that include Transformers, My Little Pony and The Littlest Pet Shop. Among the announcements… TRANSFORMERS The Transformers brand celebrates the 30th Anniversary in 2014 with the […]
Aardman, the award-winning British animation studio responsible for the wildly popular “Wallace and Gromit” films and series, has gone back to its roots and brought back one of its original characters – Morph – to present a children’s program for deaf kids. Morph, who first appeared in a 1977 UK kids program called “Take Hart”, […]
Netflix has partnered with Mattel to produce 12 animated episodes of “Ever After High” – a series based on the toymaker’s line of sons and daughters of famous fairytale characters. The 12 episodes will be preceded by a feature film – “Ever After High Unsprung” – before debuting in 2015.
DreamWorks TV has officially launched their YouTube channel. The new channel will include the usual suspects of Shrek, Puss in Boots, and Kung Fu Panda as well as a new animation and live-action lineup that consists of… Live Action OMG — A live-action sketch comedy series featuring up and coming kid comedians. Record Setter Kids […]
Regular Show on Cartoon Network currently has a handful of half-hour specials sprinkled throughout its routine 15-minute segments shows, but due to its popularity, the series will be expanding to include several more half-hour specials over the course of the upcoming season. According to series creator J.G. Quintel at the Annecy Animation Festival in France, […]
Jason Momoa [“Game of Thrones”] has reportedly been selected to play the role of Aquaman in “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” – the film directed by Zack Snyder and featuring Ben Affleck as Batman and Henry Cavill reprising his role as Superman. Momoa will join a cast that also includes Gal Gadot as Wonder […]
The video game “Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution” finally has a release date – albeit, for Japan only at the moment – as well as the announcement that there will be a playable demo which may be ready in time for the 2014 Comic Con in San Diego next month. Screenshots and videos have […]
After having its release date moved to December 25, 2014, a new trailer was revealed for “Paddington”, the CGI-live action hybrid movie based on the children’s book of the Peruvian bear and his traveling adventures that voice stars Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman and Sally Hawkins…