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PR: Marvel Comics On-Sale 3/23/11

by Grant Whiteon March 21, 2011
Marvel Comics On-Sale 3/23/11 Hey there True Believers, here’s your official list of comic books, collections and posters arriving in comic stores on March 23rd, 2011. For more information on any of these titles, and on upcoming mighty Marvel releases, please visit Marvel.Com or contact your local comic book retailer at 1-888-comicbook. Stay tuned each […]

Disney Channel Upfront 2011: Phineas & Ferb, Ultimate Spider-Man, TRON: Uprising

by Ed Liuon March 16, 2011
The Disney Channels Upfront 2011 presentation was held today in New York City, with Carolina Lightcap (President, Disney Channels Worldwide) highlighting new series and returning shows on Disney Channel, Disney XD, and Disney Junior. (click to enlarge) “Gravity Falls” (new animated series) This animated comedy tells the story of twins Dipper and Mabel – two […]

"Batman: The Brave and the Bold" and the Awesome and the Cool in Season 1, Part 2

by Ed Liuon March 15, 2011
“Why do another Batman show?” It was a question asked by many fans of DC’s recent animated offerings on learning that the follow-up to the short-lived Legion of Super-Heroes would be another Batman cartoon. Didn’t we already have the superlative Batman the Animated Series to Justice League, along with the significantly less well-received The Batman? […]

How TV Guide Influenced Your Parents

by Peter Paltridgeon March 12, 2011
In 1991, TV Guide started publishing issues twice a year devoted to helping parents decide what programs their kids should be watching. A committee of child psychologists would overanalyze each show, looking for any trace of harmful content. After many weeks of thorough research, using multiple episodes of every network cartoon for reference, they published […]

Marvel Knights Animation Announces "Thor & Loki: Blood Brothers"

by Eileen Cruzon March 11, 2011
Marvel Knights Animation has announced a new animated series Thor & Loki: Blood Brothers, based on the comic book series Loki by Robert Rodi and Ribic. A trailer was included with the announcement: (Movie native size: 1920 x 1080) – click “full-screen” icon in lower-right to enlarge The 4-episode series will be available for download […]

Toonzone Presents: An Interview/Tribute to Dwayne McDuffie

by on March 9, 2011
Back in 2006, I briefly flirted with the notion of writing a book about superhero animation, its history and trajectory. It never came to fruition, partially because real life got in the way, and partially because I decided to refocus my energies on my biggest passion, which is voice acting. But I was fortunate enough […]

New Clips & Press Release Interviews on "All-Star Superman"

by Ed Liuon March 8, 2011
Warner Home Video has released video clips, stills, and press-release interviews in conjunction with All-Star Superman, the new animated direct-to-video movie released on February 22, 2011. (Movie native size: 1920 x 1080) – click “full-screen” icon in lower-right to enlarge (Movie native size: 1920 x 1080) – click “full-screen” icon in lower-right to enlarge Check […]

New Clip from "Batman: The Brave and the Bold" S1 Pt. 2 DVD, Coming March 15 2011

by Ed Liuon March 3, 2011
Warner Home Video has released the following video clip to promote the upcoming DVD release of Batman: The Brave and the Bold Season One Part 2 on March 15, 2011: (Movie native size: 640 x 480) Synopsis: Batman wings into an exciting new era, teaming with a mighty honor roll of DC Comics Super Heroes […]

"Green Lantern: Emerald Knights" Trailer Released

by Ed Liuon March 1, 2011
Warner Bros. Animation has released the trailer for Green Lantern: Emerald Knights, the upcoming animated direct-to-video movie coming on June 7, 2011: (Movie native size: 640 x 360) A new still has also been released from the movie; click the following thumbnail to view full-size: The movie will star Nathan Fillion (Firefly, Wonder Woman) as […]

"Megamind" Is a Mega-Disappointment

by Ed Liuon February 28, 2011
There are people who think they can harpoon the lunacies and ludicrousness of superhero stories just by pointing out Spider-Man should be shooting webs out of his butt. This is a joke that’s kind of funny when heard for the first time, but any humor value it has drops off dramatically upon repetition, and it […]