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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 […]
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Dragons: Riders of Berk – “When Lightning Strikes” Recap

by on December 11, 2012
The residents of Berk find their homes to be constantly compromised due to the weight of dragons sitting on them, so the town comes together to build a series of metal perches on which the dragons can sit. All goes well with that plan until nightfall, when a storm blows in and lightning begins to […]

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The Looney Tunes Show – “Customer Service” Episode Recap

by on December 6, 2012
Cable Company representative Cecil Turtle tortures Bugs by taking away his cable and forcing him into a wild goose chase to get it back on before the big sports game.  Elsewhere, Daffy achieves a job of being a customer service representative supervisor, and Tina requests for Lola’s advice on how to be positive with customers. […]
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Adventure Time – “All the Little People” Recap

by on December 5, 2012
Magic Man interrupts Finn and Jake’s day by slipping a magic bag into Finn’s pants.  Finn opens the bag to find miniatures of him and everyone else in Ooo. Like a game of Sims, Finn decides to play God and mess with the love lives of his miniatures. Jake sees Finn’s series of romantic hypotheticals […]

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The Amazing World Of Gumball – “Christmas” Recap

by on December 5, 2012
When Richard runs over a hobo, the family – sans Nicole – becomes convinced that he is actually Santa Claus and try to do whatever they can to get back in his good graces and save the holiday. This marks the second holiday special for The Amazing World Of Gumball, with “Halloween” being the other. […]
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Wizardlings Review for iOS

by Eileen Cruzon December 4, 2012
Wizardlings is a family friendly free-to-play touch-RPG for casual gamers that was recently released by Square Enix to the iOS platform (iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch) and will be coming to the Android OS. I played Wizardlings on the iPad. Instead of relying on a plot with a beginning and end, the game opts to go […]