Digital Media
DreamWorks Dragons Race to the Edge

Exclusive “DreamWorks Dragons: Race to the Edge” Artwork – New Episodes Coming June 24, 2016

by Ed Liuon June 21, 2016
The dracologists of DreamWorks Animation Television and Netflix have released several exclusive images of a newly discovered species of dragon they have dubbed the “Triple Stryke.” The dragon, and many more newly discovered species, will be revealed when the third season of DreamWorks Dragons: Race to the Edge begins on Netflix starting June 24, 2016. […]

George Takei To Voice New Character in “Teeny Titans” Game

by Grant Whiteon June 20, 2016
Oh my! George Takei, famous for playing Sulu in the Star Trek franchise and his work for promoting gay rights, will be appearing as a brand new character in Cartoon Network’s new app game Teeny Titans. Based on the Teen Titans Go! animated series, Robin has become addicted to a new figure based collectable battling […]


Review: Amazon Pilot Season (Summer 2016) Premieres

by Ed Liuon June 17, 2016
Amazon Studios has released its latest batch of pilot episodes for the 2016 season, with a half-dozen new offerings aimed at kids, five of which are animated and one of which is a remake of a classic puppet-driven TV series from the 1970’s. How do they measure up? Reviewed in the order that the pilot […]
Tumble Leaf

Toonzone Explores “Tumble Leaf” with Tara Sorensen and Drew Hodges

by Christopher Glennonon June 16, 2016
Tumble Leaf is a multi-Emmy award-winning Amazon original preschool series.  Amazon Studios hosted an event in celebration of the premier of the second season of the series.  Toon Zone News was able to speak with Tara Sorensen, Head of Kids’ Programming for Amazon Studios, and Tumble Leaf creator and executive producer Drew Hodges, for interviews. […]


Review: “Quackerz” Lays an Egg

by Ed Liuon June 15, 2016
One of my fundamental precepts of comedy is that ducks are funny, but Quackerz is an animated feature film that is intent on challenging that idea. This Russian import, now available on American shores via Shout! Factory, is a chaotic and messy affair that baffles more than it amuses, and sometimes came close to offending […]

Mighty Magiswords

Cartoon Network Announces “Mighty Magiswords” TV Series and More Interactive Content

by Ed Liuon June 14, 2016
Cartoon Network Takes Viewer Engagement to the Next Level with Mighty Magiswords Multi-Platform World Allows Fans to Watch, Play and Collect Cartoon Network, recently named one of the most innovative media companies by Fast Company, continues to redefine content and the fan experience with the evolution of its latest franchise, Mighty Magiswords. Debuting last year […]


Interview: All Hail Composer Frederik Wiedmann on “All Hail King Julien”!

by Christopher Glennonon June 13, 2016
Born in Stuttgart, Germany, Frederik Wiedmann came to Los Angeles in 2004 to become a film composer. Wiedmann was twice nominated for the Annie Award for his musical work on Green Lantern the Animated Series. He has also worked on the Beware the Batman TV Series as well as DC Animated movies Son of Batman, […]
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Official Let’s Play Shows Final Battle In Total War: Warhammer

by Todd Blackon June 10, 2016
Despite their infamy, developers do post official Let’s Plays of their titles. Many times its to show a special part of the game, or show off something that players might not get to see on their own. For SEGA and Creative Assembly, and their title Total War: Warhammer, they decided to release a Let’s Play […]