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Boomerang Features "Mr. T" in April Fools Marathon

by Dan Collinson March 26, 2006
In the 80s, Mr. T always pitied the fools. Now he pities the April Fools. Boomerang will present a special April Fools Marathon from 6:00am – 9:00pm on April 1. As part of the marathon, the network will air classic Mr. T cartoons. [Source: Cartoon Network]

"A Pup Named Scooby-Doo" Volumes 3 & 4 Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson March 26, 2006 reports that Volumes 3 & 4 of A Pup Named Scooby-Doo are coming to DVD on July 18.

"Saber Rider" Rides to DVD, but Only From WEP

by Dan Collinson March 21, 2006
World Events Productions, the company that produces Voltron, is bringing Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs to DVD. The DVD is not available in stores, but is rather available in WEP’s online webstore. The DVD is a 10-episode “best of” set. WEP is selling it for $29.00. [Source:]

Warner Launches "JL," "Batman Beyond," "Flintstones" and "Scooby/Dynomutt" DVD Sites

by Dan Collinson March 17, 2006
Warner Home Video has launched sites for the following DVDs: The Scooby-Doo/Dynomutt Hour: The Complete Series Batman Beyond: Season 1 Justice League: Season 1 The Flintstones: Season 5 The Flintstones: Season 5 & The Scooby-Doo/Dynomutt Hour: The Complete Series are in stores now. Batman Beyond: Season 1 and Justice League: Season 1 will be in […]

Animated "ALF" Coming to DVD (Updated 3/15)

by Dan Collinson March 15, 2006 has reported that Lions Gate will bring the animated versions of ALF to DVD. The cartoon version premiered on NBC back in 1987 after the success of the comedy in 1986. The show chronicles ALF’s life on his home planet of Melmac. In 1988, another animated spin-off entitled ALFTales premiered, placing the alien in […]

AOL Launches In2TV

by Dan Collinson March 15, 2006
Holy flashbacks! AOL has teamed up with Warner Brothers to create In2TV. The site shows classic full-length episodes of your favorite Warner Bros. shows on the web for free. Among the 14 channels is Toontopia TV which airs the following cartoons: Beetlejuice: Tim Burton’s prankster poltergeist causes trouble in and out of the Neitherworld, along […]

Hayes Leaving "South Park"

by Dan Collinson March 13, 2006
Isaac Hayes, the Grammy and Oscar winning singer/songwriter, is leaving the Comedy Central series South Park. Hayes thought that creators Trey Parker & Matt Stone crossed the line dealing with an episode about the religion of Scientology. Hayes is a Scientologist in real life. [Source: The Associated Press]

"Thundercats: Season 2 Vol. 1" Extras Announced

by Dan Collinson March 13, 2006
Movieweb has posted the extras found in the upcoming Thundercats: Season 2 Vol. 1 on DVD. The box set contains 34 episodes as well as bonus features. Episode Listing: Disc 1 1. Thundercats Ho! Part 1 2. Thundercats Ho! Part 2 3. Thundercats Ho! Part 3 4. Thundercats Ho! Part 4 5. Thundercats Ho! Part […]

BCI Releases KFS All Star DVD

by Dan Collinson March 11, 2006
BCI Eclipse, the company that distributes the He-Man DVDs (along with the upcoming She-Ra DVD), will distribute Animated All Stars. The two-disc, dual sided DVDs will feature a whopping 50 cartoons licensed by Hearst Entertainment (owners of King Features Syndicate). The set includes Flash Gordon, Betty Boop, Beetle Bailey, Prince Valiant, and Defenders of the […]

Wayans Brothers Produce Cartoon for Nickelodeon

by Dan Collinson March 9, 2006
Nickelodeon will premiere a new series of cartoon specials produced by Shawn, Marlon and Keenan Ivory Wayans (In Living Color, Scary Movie 1 & 2). The cartoon is called Thugaboo, and it deals with nine very different kids growing up in the inner city. The series will consist of three specials; one will be a […]