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Arrow Episode Recap - Year’s End - Season 1, Episode 9

by Alex Beanon December 18, 2012
Synopsis: With potential Mrs. Arrow, Helena the Huntress, seemingly on vacation in the Bahamas after last episode’s Dirty Harryesque meltdown, Oliver – aka Arrow – keeps himself busy by tussling with a copycat vigilante known as the Dark Archer, who is evidently either trying to make Arrow/Oliver look bad or reveal his true identity or […]
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Arrow Episode Recap - Vendetta - Season 1, Episode 8

by Alex Beanon December 18, 2012
Synopsis: Oliver – aka Arrow – hooks up with Helena the Huntress in a sort of pre-marital test of vigilante philosophies [revenge vs. sweet justice] before going down the possible path to Mr. and Mrs. Arrowdom. It looks like Mr. and Mrs. Arrow are in business as a crime fighting couple until – oh no […]

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Arrow Episode Recap - Muse of Fire - Season 1, Episode 7

by Alex Beanon December 18, 2012
Synopsis: Oliver – aka Arrow – inadvertently hooks up with the Bertinelli mafia family of Starling City and sorta, on purpose, hooks up with the crime boss’s daughter who also turns out to be The Huntress – a vigilante superhero like him. Details: The opening has a mysterious all-black-clad motorcycle gunman seemingly making an assassination attempt […]
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Childrens Hospital Episode Recap – Eulogy – Season 4, Episode 14

by Alex Beanon December 16, 2012
Synopsis: Doctor Blake Downs died at the hand of Chief or maybe Detective Briggs [one or the other – take your pick] in the previous episode and Newsreaders are there to reveal the expose behind the scenes of his startling on-screen death seen by millions [or possibly hundreds]. Details: Everybody saw it last week – […]

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NTSF:SD:SUV:: Episode Recap – Christmas Activity – Season 2, Episode 14

by Alex Beanon December 14, 2012
Synopsis: Christmas at Kove’s house turns into the nightmare before X-mas when somebody opens their gift before X-mas, unleashing the wrath of the evil Alaskan Santa Claus who comes to exact revenge in “Blair Witch Project/Paranormal” style. Details: It’s Christmas at Kove’s house for everybody except Sam, who claims he’s Jewish and doesn’t believe in […]
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Toonzone’s Holiday Gift Guide 2012 - Manga Studio EX 4

by Eileen Cruzon December 13, 2012
With the festive season upon us, we’ve decided to cover some gift ideas that might be great for you or someone you know. Today we’ll take a look at the comics and manga illustration software, Manga Studio EX 4. Manga Studio EX 4 contains numerous time-saving features and provides you with the tools you need […]

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Toonzone’s Holiday Gift Guide 2012 - Anime Studio Pro 9

by Eileen Cruzon December 13, 2012
The festive season is upon us and we’re back with a solid recommendation for any animator’s or animation enthusiast’s holiday wish list: Anime Studio Pro 9. The Anime Studio series, if you’re unfamiliar with it, is an affordably priced software package that serves the needs of the animation enthusiast, through Anime Studio Debut 9, and […]
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Cartoon Intro Cavalcade: "Dirty Pair: Project Eden" (1986)

by Ed Liuon December 12, 2012
The opening credits sequence to the Dirty Pair: Project Eden OVA movie are a tantalizing blend of sex, technology, and spy thrillers, along with some bracingly bizarre images and segues. It reminds me of the best Maurice Binder opening sequences to the James Bond movies, using powerfully evocative imagery to create a distinctive artistic statement […]

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Mario's New Pad: Toonzone's Official Wii U Review

by Peter Paltridgeon December 11, 2012
Wii U is not Wii. It plays Wii GAMES, and new games that are a lot like Wii games, but it is not a simple rehash of the gimmicky waggle-fest the last six years have been. While it’s stuffed with gyroscopes and speakers and motion sensors, the Wii U’s signature controller represents what may be […]
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LewToons Video: Toon News, Episode 3

by Eileen Cruzon December 11, 2012
In Episode #3 of Toon News, Chad discusses the upcoming Disney animated feature, Frozen, Seth MacFarlane’s appearance on next year’s season premiere of The Simpsons, IDW’s recently announced title, John K Presents: Spumco Comic Book and the latest news surrounding the Dexter’s Laboratory episode that had been banned from television. For more LewToons, be sure to check out […]