"Lyrical Nanoha": Let’s Be Friends

by Classic Speedyon January 6, 2009
Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha, as the title suggests, is a show about your average girl fighting evil with newly acquired magical powers. The opening of every single episode also reminds us, in case we forget. Still, there are a few things that make Nanoha stand out in the genre. For starters, Nanoha is only nine. […]

Video & Stills from "Batman: The Brave & the Bold" Episode "Enter the Outsiders!"

by Ed Liuon January 6, 2009
Toon Zone News has received two new video clips and several screenshots from “Enter the Outsiders!”, the next episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold, premiering on Cartoon Network on Friday, January 9, 2009, at 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). Click the images to play the clips (requires QuickTime): <!– <!– You can also right-click on […]

Powerpuff Girls Rule in Marathon, New Episode, and DVD Set

by Ed Liuon January 6, 2009
Cartoon Network has issued a press release trumpeting the 10th anniversary of the Powerpuff Girls, which will be celebrated by three different events: – A marathon of Powerpuff Girls episodes will run on Cartoon Network on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on January 19, 2009, running from 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). At 5:00 […]

PR: "Powerpuff Girls Rule!!!" Follows Full-Day Marathon on Jan 19, 2009

by Ed Liuon January 6, 2009
Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup Save the Day Once More in 10th Anniversary Special, THE POWERPUFF GIRLS RULE!!! All-New Half-Hour Animated Special Follows Full-Day “Best Of” PPG= Marathon DVD Boxed-Set Anniversary Edition Featuring Every PPG Episode and Special in Stores Jan. 20 Super-powered sisters Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup take to the skies once more for their […]

"Olivia" on Nickelodeon January 26

by MonkeyFunkon January 6, 2009
Olivia, a preschool CGI series based on the children’s books by Ian Falconer, is set to premier on Nickelodeon at 11:30 am (ET/PT) on January 26. The series tells the story of a pig who uses her imagination to go on incredible adventures. (click to enlarge) For full details, read the press release here.

"Wolverine and the X-Men" Premieres on Nicktoons January 23, 2009

by Ed Liuon January 5, 2009
Nicktoons Network will premiere Wolverine and the X-Men in the United States on Friday, January 23, 2009, with two back-to-back episodes starting at 8:00 PM (Eastern). The new series starts with the X-Men disbanded after a mysterious explosion destroyed the Xavier Institute, with fan-favorite character Wolverine trying to reunite the X-Men to avert a future […]

"Angel Wars: The Messengers" DVD Alights on March 17, 2009

by Ed Liuon January 5, 2009
20th Century Fox Home Entertainment will be releasing Angel Wars: The Messengers, a direct-to-DVD CGI animated movie on March 17, 2009. The movie centers on the “Guardian Force,” a team of “battle-trained, powers-class angels” led by the archangel Michael and dedicated to “fight fallen spirits who seek to corrupt all of humanity.” The DVD will […]

Head Writer for Noggin’s "Toot & Puddle" Profiled

by Ed Liuon January 5, 2009
The Press-Enterprise has profiled Stu Krieger, an assistant professor at UC Riverside and the head writer for Toot & Puddle, an animated series on Noggin based on the children’s books by Holly and Douglas Hobie. The article discusses Krieger’s long history in television writing stretching back to Steven Spielberg’s Amazing Stories and the original Land […]

PR: "Wolverine and the X-Men" Premiering January 23, 2009, on Nicktoons Network

by Ed Liuon January 5, 2009
Wolverine and X-Men Join Forces to Prevent World Destruction In New Animated Series Wolverine and the X-Men Premiering Jan. 23 on Nicktoons Network NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2008 – Nicktoons Network, the fastest growing kids’ network, introduces Wolverine and the X-Men, the new action-packed animated series based on Marvel’s ever popular Super Heroes. Produced by […]

PR: "Angel Wars: The Messengers" Arrives on DVD March 17, 2009

by Ed Liuon January 5, 2009
IN THE SHADOWS…THERE IS EVIL IN THE LIGHT…THERE IS HOPE New Family-Friendly, Animated Action-Adventure Series Soars Onto DVD March 17th From Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment CENTURY CITY, Calif. – As long as the forces of evil roam the Earth…they must fight to protect its people. In a city where darkness has fallen into the […]