‘Battle for Terra’ Director Interviewed

by Craig Crumptonon May 2, 2009 interviews Aristomenis Tsirbas, director of the 3D animated sci-fi/action-adventure feature film Battle for Terra which opened in theaters this weekend. Tsirbas discusses how the script changed over the last 15 years, why he wanted to make the movie in 3D from day one, and how he managed to cast Brian Cox and Evan Rachel […]

Tara Strong Talks Huntress

by Craig Crumptonon May 2, 2009
Comic Book Resources interviews Tara Strong on her role as Huntress in the upcoming May 8th episode of Batman: The Brave and The Bold. She discusses the character, her work on Teen Titans, doing group voice-over sessions, what it was like working with James Tucker, Diedrich Bader, and Andrea Romano, and reveals that voice actor […]

New "Batman: Brave and the Bold" Episodes Pushed Back to May 8, 2009

by Ed Liuon May 1, 2009
Cartoon Network has announced that new episodes of Batman: The Brave and the Bold will begin on Friday, May 8, 2009, instead of today, May 1, as originally scheduled. The upcoming new episode air dates and titles are: Friday, May 8: “Night of the Huntress!” Friday, May 15: “Menace of the Conqueror Caveman!” Friday, May […]

"Total Drama Island" Coming to DVD August 18

by Jeff Harrison May 1, 2009
On August 18, Warner Home Video will release the complete season of Cartoon Network’s highest rated series of 2008. All 27 episodes, including the reunion special leading up to the upcoming second season, Total Drama Action, will be included on four discs. Special features include cast interviews, others to be announced later.

"Tiny Toon Adventures" Season 1 Part 2: A Rollercoaster of Enjoyment

by Classic Speedyon April 30, 2009
Tiny Toon Adventures, a Looney Tunes-inspired animated series from 1990 starring a new batch of characters whose mentors are classic cartoon stars like Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck, may not always hit the mark, but when it does, it’s a joy to watch. Season 1, Volume 2 contains the final thirty episodes of Tiny Toon‘s […]

"Freakazoid!" Season 2: It’s So Good, I’m Gonna Freak Out!

by Classic Speedyon April 30, 2009
Freakazoid! was a short-lived show that debuted with the beginning of Kids WB in 1995. It’s about a teen named Dexter Douglas who is sucked into his computer and is given the special power to transform into a wacky superhero named Freakazoid just by saying “Freak out!” With his new abilities, Freakazoid faces an assortment […]

FUNimation Announces New July Titles Including "Gungrave" Collection

by Classic Speedyon April 30, 2009
Numerous DVD complete collections are coming in July from FUNimation: * Case Closed Season 1 Box Set (Viridian): 7/14/09 – $34.98 * Elemental Gelade Box Set: 7/14/09 – $49.98 * Gungrave Box Set: 7/14/09 – $49.98 * Kyo Kara Maoh! Season 2 Box Set: 7/7/09 – $79.98 * Paradise Kiss Box Set: 7/7/09 – $39.98 […]

Newsarama Speaks with Craig McCracken on the End of "Foster’s"

by Eileen Cruzon April 30, 2009
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts interviews the creator of Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends, Craig McCracken. McCracken touches on the struggle to keep the show original, his personal attachment to Foster’s, Cartoonstitute, and his plans for the future.

VIZ Announces "Naruto," Bleach" and "Pokemon" Titles for July

by Maxie Zeuson April 30, 2009
VIZ Media will release box sets of Naruto and Bleach, and new DVDs collecting Pokemon episodes to home video in July, the company announced earlier this week. Naruto Uncut Box Set Vol. 15 will include fourteen episodes and playing cards 37-45, and will retail for $49.95. It will be released on July 21. Bleach Uncut […]

Adult Swim Adding British "The Office" to Lineup

by Maxie Zeuson April 30, 2009
The original British series The Office will be joining the Adult Swim line-up, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The network has picked up two seasons of the series along with its Christmas special.