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Animal Logic Shacks Up With Simon Cowell

by Alex Beanon May 7, 2014
Australia-based animation house, Animal Logic, has signed an agreement to produce future projects in association with Simon Cowell’s Syco Entertainment production company. Animal Logic produced the animation for “The LEGO Movie” and Cowell’s company most recently produced the music film “One Direction: This Is Us”. The alliance is expected to release their first hybrid animated […]

The Flamin’ Thongs Premiere Down Under

by Alex Beanon May 7, 2014
The Thong family lives in Whale Bay, Australia, which is famous for one thing and one thing only – it is home of the Giant Thong – [not the ladies undergarment] and things can only go wrong from there. The promo for the series which premieres on May 9, 2014 in Australia…

Superhero Showdown In 2016?

by Alex Beanon May 7, 2014
In the superhero feature film universe, this is as big as it gets. In 2016, Captain America and Batman/Superman will go head-to-head or toe-to-toe or cape-to-shield or whatever analogy you prefer as both Disney and Warner Bros have scheduled their superhero franchise films to debut on the same day that year. The third installment in […]

Warner Animation Group Announces Pair Of Mystery Projects

by Alex Beanon May 7, 2014
These days, the major film producing studios think way in advance and make announcements accordingly, such is the case with the newly formed Warner Animation Group. Since being rekindled, WAG had its first feature movie – “The LEGO Movie” – be a monstrous hit this year, so far raking in nearly half a billion American […]

Archer Penetrates Comedy Central – Phrasing!

by Alex Beanon May 7, 2014
After receiving a renewal for seasons six and seven earlier this year, the FX animated spy comedy “Archer” was further bolstered by being selected for syndication by the Comedy Central network. The syndication deal covers all previous seasons plus future seasons of the show which recently completed its fifth season. For the first two years […]

New X-Men Days Of Future Past Teaser

by Alex Beanon May 6, 2014
Mutants have to look out for other mutants and everybody has to look at Jennifer Lawrence in a blue body suit as Mystique in this teaser for the upcoming “X-Men: Days of Future Past” – due to be released on May 23, 2014…

The Word For Bird? Viddiverse

by Alex Beanon May 6, 2014
Former Nickelodeon executive, Malcolm Bird, has launched a new kids social network [a la Disney’s Club Penguin] called Viddiverse. The new heavily video-based social network is focused on kids between the ages of eight and 13 – the so-called “tweens” – and features content from popular kid’s entertainment sources such as Nelvana and Zodiak Kids. […]

New Gotham Trailer

by Alex Beanon May 6, 2014
The new Batman-themed prequel, “Gotham” from Fox officially received their series order for its debut in the autumn and rolled out their brand spanking new trailer…

Spring 2014 Anime Impressions: “Captain Earth”

by on May 5, 2014
I have to admit, to having a love/hate relationship with Studio BONES. On one hand, they never disappoint in the technical aspects of a series. On the other, sometimes the stories they tell lack proper development and conclusion (I’m looking at you, Star Driver ).  Despite this I’m always excited when BONES announces a new […]

Spring 2014 Anime Impressions: “The World is Still Beautiful”

by on May 5, 2014
I checked out The World is Still Beautiful on a whim, knowing nothing about its premise or characters.  I saw a poster and liked the design of the main character, and from there decided to watch when Crunchyroll picked the series up for a simulcast. The first episode came and I saw that the plot […]