Marvel Releases Q1 2007 Results

by on May 8, 2007
Marvel Entertainment released their 1st Quarter 2007 results and saw an increase in income from this time last year. Marvel’s net sales rose to $151.4 million and net income rose to $46.8 million, compared to the $90.1 million and $17.5 million respective profits from the 1st Quarter of 2006. Marvel attributes a large part of […]

PR: Marvel Reports Q1 2007 EPS of $0.56 Driven by Strength across All Businesses

by on May 8, 2007
– Spider-Man 3 Sequel Takes Box Office by Storm with Record-Setting $151 Million Opening Weekend – Marvel will host a webcast today for all investors at 9:00 a.m. EDT available at: or Marvel Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: MVL), a global character-based entertainment and licensing company, today reported operating results for the first quarter ended […]

PR: THQ Announces Robust Product Slate for 2007 Based on Nickelodeon’s Biggest Hits

by on May 8, 2007
El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera to Make Its Video Game Debut; Avatar: The Burning Earth to Become First Nickelodeon Title for Xbox 360™ THQ Inc. (NASDAQ:THQI) today announced the company’s 2007 Nickelodeon video game lineup. The upcoming portfolio will include the debut of El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera, as well as […]

Tony Millionaire on "Drinky Crow" Show

by Ed Liuon May 8, 2007
Tony Millionaire has been interviewed at Newsarama’s Animated Shorts column about The Drinky Crow Show, based on his Maakies comics and premiering on Adult Swim this Sunday, May 13, 2007. Millionaire discusses the origins of Maakies, the frustrating attempts to bring the show to the air before Adult Swim funded the short, and how the […]

Expect More Warner Toons Coming Soon to DVD

by Dan Collinson May 8, 2007
The Home Theater Forum had a chat with Warner Home Video last Monday night on which shows are coming to DVD Among the toons coming out later this year will be Looney Tunes: Volume 5, Tom & Jerry: Volume 3, Robot Chicken: Volume 2, The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians, and Aquaman. They also have […]

"Ben 10" Video Game Coming This Fall

by on May 7, 2007
D3Publisher of America (Naruto: Clash of Ninja, Earth Defense Force 2017) has announced that it will be creating a video game based on Cartoon Network’s hit action series Ben 10 known as Ben 10: Protector of Earth. The action game will feature all of the show’s characters and will feature Ben and five of his […]

PR: D3Publisher of America to Bring Cartoon Network’s Ben 10 to Video Game Systems

by on May 7, 2007
D3Publisher of America to Bring Cartoon Network’s Hit Show Ben 10 to Video Game Systems This Fall with Ben 10: Protector of Earth D3Publisher of America, Inc. (D3PA) announced today that it will bring Cartoon Network’s hit original series Ben 10 to video game systems for the first time this fall with Ben 10™: Protector […]

"The Simpsons": The Complete Tenth Season on DVD 8/7/07

by SB20xxon May 7, 2007
The tenth season of The Simpsons will be released on August 7, 2007, shortly after The Simpsons Movie hits theaters. It will contain all 23 episodes from season 10, and the Bart head will be used for the limited edition packaging. Extras include commentaries, deleted scenes, animatics/storyboards, TV spots, The Simpsons Movie sneak peek, and […]

"Tokko" Vol. 1: Good Plot, Not So Good Execution

by SB20xxon May 7, 2007
In the right hands, Tokko would probably be an excellent show. The plot is actually fairly interesting for what is essentially a zombie movie mixed with a supernatural thriller. The problem is a presentation so flawed that it actually hampered my ability to get into the show. The plot of Tokko concerns a recently graduated […]

"Captain N and the New Super Mario World" Coming to DVD

by SB20xxon May 6, 2007
According to a post by DVD producer Brian Ward at the Shout! Factory message boards, Captain N and the New Super Mario World is currently in progress for an upcoming DVD release. No date has been set; stay tuned to Toon Zone as this develops. [Source: Shout! Factory Message Boards ; ]