Quantcast

James Avery Interview

Neil a.k.a. “Shredder” of the rec.arts.animation newsgroup has posted his phone interview with James Avery of Fresh Prince of Bel-Air fame, who is also famous for numerous voice acting roles including the classic Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles‘s Shredder. Please note that Toon Zone News is posting the interview as it was posted to rec.arts.animation. While […]

"The Batman" Offers Small Improvements in Second Season

Episode 13: “The Bat, The Cat, and the Very Ugly” After an opening season that offered glimpses of brilliance but was generally plagued by mediocrity, The Batman returns with its second season, opening with a familiar feline and, just in case you’ve not seen enough of him, The Penguin. This is one episode I’ve been […]

Second Season Of "The Batman" Off To A Promising Start

When the final two episodes of The Batman‘s first season aired, they blew me away. This was a show I had really disliked, even hated at first. The Joker was awful, Bruce’s face was warped, Alfred seemed to have some kind of male-PMS thing going on, and the writing was near-Catwoman (2004) quality. But I […]

Universal Ratings Report for Saturday 3/19

Kids 6-11 Ratings for Saturday, March 19, 2005 Notes: All Times Eastern An (S) denotes Special Presentation Broadcast Networks: Kids WB (8 am – 12 pm): (2.3/10 Average) 8:00 am – What’s New Scooby-Doo? (1.9/12) 8:30 am – ¡Mucha Lucha! Gigante (2.1/10) 9:00 am – Teen Titans (2.2/9) 9:30 am – Xiaolin Showdown (2.6/10) 10:00 […]

New Japanese Tours Target Anime Fans

An article in the Asahi Shimbun newspaper notes the rise of anime-related tourism in Japan. Many local governments, including that for the Tokyo metropolitan area, are giving anime top billing in their tourism promotion efforts, and a growing number of travel package tours offer overseas visitors behind-the-scenes tours at anime studios and trips to anime […]

Mark Powers on "G.I. Joe" Comic Book Franchise

ComicBookResources.com has spoken to Devil’s Due Publishing editor Mark Powers about the future of the G.I. Joe comic book franchise. Powers discusses the shakeups currently underway in the battle between G.I. Joe and Cobra, the ‘G.I. Joe Arashikage Showdown’ manga-sized graphic novel, and the upcoming G.I. Joe: America’s Elite #0 relaunch by Joe Casey and […]

ADV Announces Four Releases for April

ADV Films will release Neon Genesis Evangelion Platinum:07, Wandaba Style: Idol Invasion, Hello Kitty’s Animation Theater: Far Away Lands, and Cyberteam in Akihabara: Cyber Rebirth to DVD on April 19, the company said yesterday. The DVD-only Neon Genesis Evangelion Platinum:07 will include the original television versions of episodes 24, 25 and 26 along with a […]

"Venture Bros." Gets New Season; New Pilots Premiere on Adult Swim

The Venture Bros. will return to Adult Swim in early 2006 with thirteen new episodes, Cartoon Network said today. The announcement came as part of the network’s upfront presentation. In addition to The Venture Bros., Adult Swim has ordered new episodes of Aqua Teen Hunger Force to debut in December of 2005. New episodes of […]

Two New Anime Series Come to YTV

YTV has announced plans for two new anime series — .hack//Sign premieres during Bionix, YTV’s Friday night action/anime block, on Friday, April 1, at 10:30pm; Battle B’Daman joins the network’s Saturday morning Vortex block starting Saturday, April 23, at 7:30am and 2:30pm. Additionally, YTV will host the Canadian television premiere of Inuyasha: Affections Touching Across […]

Animated "Rambo" Comes to DVD This Summer

TVShowsOnDVD reports that the animated 80′s Rambo series is coming to DVD on June 14 in two separate volumes, each containing 11 episodes, from Lions Gate.

Single Sign On provided by vBSSO