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Toy Story 3 Hits Shelves November 2nd

by darkdetectiveon August 13, 2010 has reported Toy Story 3 will be available on November 2nd on 1-disc DVD ($29.99 SRP) and 2-disc Blu-ray ($39.99 SRP). A 4-disc DVD/Blu-ray/Digital Copy combo pack ($45.99 SRP) will be available as well. Amazon is now accepting preorders. In related news, Mater’s Tall Tales, which collects nine of the “Cars Toons” shorts will […]

Animaniacs Crew Video Interview Now Online

by darkdetectiveon August 12, 2010’s Doug “Nostalgia Critic” Walker has posted a 3-part video interview with the crew of Animaniacs. You can view it here. Note: Some coarse language is used. View at your own risk.

Supernatural Anime Trailer Online

by darkdetectiveon August 10, 2010
The trailer for Supernatural The Animation, the anime based on the WB/CW show of the same name, has recently surfaced. Watch it below: Supernatural The Animation is set to debut in Japan in January 2011. The series is produced by famed Japanese anime studio Madhouse.

Paul Dini Joins Ultimate Spider-Man

by darkdetectiveon August 4, 2010
In an exclusive interview, MTV has learned Batman: The Animated Series writer Paul Dini has joined Disney XD’s Ultimate Spider-Man. On the difference between working on Spider-Man as opposed to Batman, Dini siad, “I love Spider-Man, and I’ve never worked with the character before. It’s fun to try something new. There’s a different energy to […]

"Creating Animated Cartoons with Character": Hope You Have Room on Your Bookshelf

by darkdetectiveon August 3, 2010
. With cheap animation programs available to the public, anyone can theoretically create their own webtoon without selling the rights to some huge company. It’s impossible to read this book and not compare it to David B. Levy’s Animation Development: From Pitch to Production. Both books cover similar ground, though Levy’s book focuses more on […]

Harry Potter Star, Martha Stewart, And Others To Appear on The Simpsons

by darkdetectiveon August 3, 2010
IGN has reported Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliff, as well as Martha Stewart, Halle Berry, Ricky Gervais, House star Hugh Laurie, John Hamm, Paul Rudd, Allyson Hannigan, Rachel Wiesz, Cheech & Chong, Nascar‘s Danica Patrick and NBA‘s Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and many others will be guest-starring in The Simpsons this season. In addition, the season premiere, […]

Preview Of Cartoon Network’s MAD Now Online

by darkdetectiveon August 1, 2010
CBS has uploaded a preview of the upcoming Cartoon Network show MAD, based on the popular magazine of the same name. You can view it here or below: MAD comes to Cartoon Network this September. [Via: Matt Hazuda]

Wallace And Gromit, Cheech & Chong, "Glee" Cast to Appear on "The Simpsons"

by darkdetectiveon July 27, 2010
The LA Times has reported Wallace and Gromit will guest star on The Simpsons, as well as the entire cast of Glee, Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg, Cheech and Chong, and Hugh Laurie. When asked how much longer he thinks The Simpsons will last, showrunner Al Jean replied, “Really, there is no end in sight.” As […]

Transformers Prime Teaser Online

by darkdetectiveon July 23, 2010
IGN has posted a teaser trailer for the new upcoming Transformers animated series, Transformers Prime. You can see it here or below: More Transformers Prime Info

Priscillano "Pres" Romanillos 1963-2010

by darkdetectiveon July 22, 2010
The LA Times reported Priscillano “Pres” Romanillos, animator of Shan-Yu in Disney’s Mulan, Prince Naveen in Disney’s The Princess and the Frog and the Native American Little Creek in DreamWorks’ Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron has died at 47.He passed away this Saturday at his home in Tujunga , surrounded by his family and friends […]