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PR: Nickelodeon Offers "Superstuffed Nicktoons Weekend" Starting Nov. 26, 2008

by Ed Liuon November 3, 2008
Nickelodeon’s Thanksgiving Menu Offers Non-Stop Animation with “Superstuffed Nicktoons Weekend”, Beginning Nov. 26 Four-Day Animation Cornucopia to Include Sneak-Peek of New Series The Penguins of Madagascar, New Animated Naked Brothers Band Special, Premieres of SpongeBob SquarePants, The Mighty B!, Back at the Barnyard and The Fairly OddParents *Art and Screeners Available Upon Request NEW YORK, […]

New "Peanuts" Motion Comics Available on iTunes

by Ed Liuon November 3, 2008
Charles Schulz’s iconic Peanuts comic strip is the latest comic to be turned into one of Warner Bros’ Motion Comics, with several classic 1964 comic strips turned into 3-4 minute Flash animated videos available at the iTunes store. Individual episodes containing two cartoons are 99 cents each, and the full “season” can be purchased for […]

PR: Three New Gems from the Disney Vault Join Walt Disney Treasures Wave VIII

by Ed Liuon November 1, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Three New Gems from the Disney Vault Join the Popular Series Just in Time for the Holidays Walt Disney Treasures Wave VIII The Chronological Donald, Volume Four The Mickey Mouse Club Presents: Annette Dr. Syn: The Scarecrow Of Romney Marsh Three Limited Edition Two-Disc DVD Sets Complete with Authenticity Certificate And Collectible […]

"Avatar" Seasons 1 and 2 Streaming Video Available on Veoh

by Ed Liuon October 31, 2008
The Veoh on-line video website has begun broadcasting Nickelodeon’s Avatar the Last Airbender in streaming video format. Seasons 1 and 2 are available now. (via TZ member Antiyonder)

PR: "Naked Brothers Band" Rock Nickelodeon in Nov. with New Movie & Animated Special

by Ed Liuon October 31, 2008
THE NAKED BROTHERS BAND ROCK NICKELODEON THIS NOVEMBER WITH NEW HOUR-LONG MOVIE AND FIRST-EVER ANIMATED SPECIAL One-Hour Movie “Operation Mojo” Premieres Saturday, Nov. 22, Followed by New Animated Special, “The Supetastic 6” on Wednesday, Nov. 26 The Brothers Kick Off First National Music Tour, “Nat & Alex Wolff: Fully Clothed & On Tour” on Saturday, […]

Viz Media Announces New February Titles Including "Death Note" Vol. 9

by SB20xxon October 30, 2008
The following Viz DVDs are expected in February 2009: * Death Note vol. 9: 2/24/09 – $24.98/$39.98 (deluxe w/figure) * Naruto vol. 12 Box Set (Uncut): 2/10/09 – $49.98/$69.98 (Special Edition) * Pokemon All-Stars vol. 17 & 18: 2/17/09 – $9.98 each [Source: RightStuf ]

Briefly: Top-Earning Dead Celebrities; Animation in Xinjiang; People Marrying ‘Toons

by Ed Liuon October 30, 2008
* Peanuts creator Charles Schulz landed at #2 on Forbes magazine’s “Top-Earning Dead Celebrities” list with earnings of $33 million, partially based on DVD sales of the Peanuts animated specials. Dr. Seuss comes in at #6 with $12 million for Horton Hears a Who in both the original and new editions. [Forbes] * Xidan University […]

PR: "You’re a Good Sport Charlie Brown" Races to DVD January 27, 2009

by Ed Liuon October 28, 2008
REV-UP FOR MOTOCROSS SEASON WITH SNOOPY! YOU’RE A GOOD SPORT, CHARLIE BROWN RACES ON TO DVD FOR THE FIRST TIME IN THE U.S. JANUARY 27, 2009 FROM WARNER HOME VIDEO The Emmy® Award-Winning Animated Peanuts Classic is Available in a Re-mastered Deluxe Edition with All-New Bonus Material and Updated Packaging New-to-DVD Bonus Episode You’re the […]

"Tinker Bell:" The Girls Will Love It, The Boys May Not Admit It

by Ed Liuon October 28, 2008
Some toy commercials are disguised as entertainment, and some entertainment is disguised as a toy commercial. The link between entertainment and merchandise has existed ever since Edgar Rice Burroughs figured out the cross-marketing potential of Tarzan, turning him into the first mass-merchandised fictional character, but that success pales in comparison to the virtual art form […]

"Coraline" News Roundup: Laika’s Gamble, Preview Look, Gaiman Comments

by Ed Liuon October 27, 2008
Several different media outlets have recently published articles about Coraline, the stop-motion feature film from Laika Entertainment directed by Henry Selick and based on the novella by Neil Gaiman. The Times-Picayune weblog has posted an article dealing with the big gamble that Laika is taking with Coraline, noting that the hard market sell of a […]