Jedi Master Mace Windu Returns to "Star Wars: Clone Wars" on March 13, 2009

by Ed Liuon March 10, 2009
Lucasfilm has released a plot synopsis and new image from “Liberty on Ryloth,” the third and final chapter of the “Ryloth Saga” that chronicles one of the many battles of Star Wars: The Clone Wars. In the episode, Jedi Master Mace Windu joins the battle by attempting to rally a group of Twi’lek freedom fighters […]

"X-Men" Coming to DVD (Updated March 10)

by Dan Collinson March 10, 2009 has just reported that Disney is bringing the long awaited cartoon series X-Men on DVD. A team of mutants lead by Professor X join together to save humanity from the evil Magneto. Heroes include the eye-laser blasting leader Cyclops, Storm who can control the weather, and the rage and fury of Wolverine. X-Men was […]

"South Park" Season 12: More Messages, Fewer Laughs

by JerryvonKrameron March 9, 2009
As South Park rumbles into its thirteenth season, Season 12 has been released on DVD: 14 episodes on three discs. South Park shows few signs of stopping any time soon and, admirably, steadfastly even, it refuses to succumb to the lures of lazy formula. If Seasons 10 and 11 showed Matt Stone and Trey Parker […]

"Shin-Chan Season 2 Part 1": Far From an Abortion

by Chad Boninon March 9, 2009
Shin-Chan follows the adventures of Shin, his family, and his friends—if you can call them “adventures.” The boys from South Park accomplish more. Either way, Shin-Chan is a show that defies explanation. There are plots, but “getting to school” is about the extent of them. Japan has stretched this concept out for the better part […]

CBR Talks with John DiMaggio on Being Aquaman for "Batman: Brave and the Bold"

by Ed Liuon March 9, 2009
Comic Book Resources has spoken with actor John DiMaggio about his role as Aquaman on Batman: The Brave and the Bold. Among other topics, DiMaggio discusses why he thinks Aquaman is cool, why this particular version of Aquaman is fun, how he reconciles the serious and the silly aspects of his character, and how he […]

Jeff Bennett on Being the Red Hood and the Joker in "Batman: The Brave and the Bold"

by Ed Liuon March 9, 2009’s PULSE News has spoken with actor Jeff Bennett about being the Red Hood and the Joker in Batman: The Brave and the Bold. Among other topics, Bennett discusses how he passed up the chance to voice the Joker in The Batman, how his unfamiliarity with the character or the animated incarnations by Kevin Michael […]

"Dora the Explorer" Teen Look Previewed, Causes Uproar

by Ed Liuon March 9, 2009
Nickelodeon and Mattel have released a teaser silhouette of a revamped Dora the Explorer line of toys that will debut in the fall, which will turn the character into a teenager who has abandoned her shorts and sneakers for longer hair, what seems to be a short skirt, and pointed ballet pumps. In the new […]

NY Times on "Pinocchio" vs. "Gulliver’s Travels" on Home Video

by Ed Liuon March 9, 2009
The New York Times has noted a new matchup between Walt Disney and the Fleischer Brothers, as Disney’s Pinocchio and the Fleischer’s Gulliver’s Travels will be released on DVD and Blu-ray tomorrow, March 10, 2009 (free registration required). Disney and the Fleischers were major rivals at the box office during the 1930’s, with Gulliver’s Travels […]

"Penguins of Madagascar" Premieres on Nickelodeon on March 28, 2009

by Ed Liuon March 9, 2009
Nickelodeon has announced that The Penguins of Madagascar will debut on Saturday, March 28, 2009, immediately following the 22nd Annual Kids’ Choice Awards at 9:30 PM. The new series will follow the misadventures of the penguins from the Madagascar franchise, with Andy Richter and Tom McGrath reprising their roles from the movies for the television […]

Media Blasters Announces New May Titles Including "Voltron Movie"

by Classic Speedyon March 8, 2009
Three new Media Blasters DVDs are slated for May: * Dojin Work vol. 3: 5/5/09 – $19.99 * Night Head Genesis vol. 5: 5/12/09 – $21.99 * Voltron: Movie – Fleet of Doom: 5/26/09 – $19.99 [Source: AAA Anime ]