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Meet Another New Pokemon: Salandit

Meet Another New Pokemon: Salandit

by Peter Paltridgeon July 7, 2016
Nintendo and The Pokemon Company will be releasing new Pokemon on a regular basis from now until Pokemon Sun and Moon launch this November. This week say hello to Salandit, but don’t touch him. Salandit is a lizard Pokemon of the fire/poison variety. So potent is Salandit’s poison that it’s effective on every other Pokemon […]
Life, Animated

Review: “Life, Animated” – Disney Animation as Real World Magic for Autism

by Christopher Glennonon July 1, 2016
Disney loves to promote the idea of “Disney magic,” often accompanying that phrase with smiling children faces, catchy music, and movie re-release after movie re-release. However, “Disney magic” isn’t necessarily just a marketing tool. The animation of Disney has created all kinds of hardcore fans, and in some instances, the love of these movies can […]


Histeria Finally Coming To DVD

by Peter Paltridgeon June 30, 2016
They’ll love this in Bulgaria. Until now, the biggest hole in the WB Silver Age library was Histeria, the 52-episode edutainment program that aired between 1998 and 2000 on Kids WB. Previously only available in bootleg form (and still rare at that), Warner Bros. is finally releasing the show in one go next month, with […]
Wreck-It Ralph 2

Disney Announces “Wreck-It Ralph 2”, Reschedules “Gigantic” in 2018

by Todd DuBoison June 30, 2016
Walt Disney Animation has officially announced a sequel to its 2012 feature film Wreck-It Ralph. The news was first announced through a live video on Facebook, where director Rich Moore was joined by screenwriter Phil Johnson and Ralph actor John C. Reilly to break the news to fans. For the sequel, Phil Johnson will be co-directing […]


English Dub of “Digimon Adventure Tri” Films to Screen in U.S. Theaters

by Todd DuBoison June 29, 2016
In a press release issued today, a partnership between Toei Animation and Eleven Arts was announced to bring the studio’s Digimon Adventure Tri film series to theaters in the United States this fall. The series is a sequel to the Digimon Adventure and Digimon Adventure 02 anime series previously localized for children’s television by Saban […]


The Top 10 Most Epic Generation III Pokemon

by Todd Blackon June 26, 2016
Nintendo may not be doing so hot as a company right now, but the Pokemon franchise has never been stronger. The next generation is coming via Sun/Moon, the anime is still going on, and the original games that were re-released have sold over 1.5 million copies. Add that to the hopefully good Pokemon Go, and […]


“Amazing World Of Gumball” Renewed For Sixth Season

by Peter Paltridgeon June 23, 2016
Broadcasting and Cable reports that Cartoon Network’s The Amazing World of Gumball has been renewed for a sixth season. According to CN, Gumball had over 165 million viewers globally in Q1 2016, and was viewed nearly 7 million times on app downloads, plus 8 million more times on its YouTube channel this year alone. Gumball Watterson is […]

Nickelodeon Renews “Blaze & the Monster Machines,” “PAW Patrol,” and “Shimmer and Shine”

by Ed Liuon June 23, 2016
NICKELODEON DOUBLES DOWN ON PRESCHOOL SLATE WITH SEASON RENEWALS OF HIT SERIES BLAZE AND THE MONSTER MACHINES, PAW PATROL AND SHIMMER AND SHINE Nick Greenlights Fourth Seasons of Blaze and the Monster Machines and PAW Patrol, and Third Season of Shimmer and Shine, in Biggest Preschool Content Pipeline Ever NEW YORK–June 21, 2016– Nickelodeon is […]