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NYCC2011: A Roundtable Interview with Voice and Casting Director Andrea Romano

by Ed Liuon October 17, 2011
Of all the interviews I’ve done in my time at Toonzone News, one which I was especially elated to get and is still one of my personal favorites is my interview with casting and voice director Andrea Romano before Batman: The Brave and the Bold premiered. I do need to correct and expand on some […]

NYCC2011: A Roundtable Interview with Kevin Conroy, the Voice of Batman

by Ed Liuon October 17, 2011
For a generation of superhero animation fans, Kevin Conroy is the definitive voice of Batman. He attended the prestigious Julliard School in the early 1970’s to hone his craft as an actor, studying with John Houseman and being classmates with Robin Williams and Kelsey Grammer. Conroy had appeared in numerous stage plays, including a stint […]

PR: Marvel Comics – Walt Disney Animation’s Prep & Landing Cure Christmas Chaos With Marvel’s The Avengers

by Grant Whiteon October 17, 2011
Walt Disney Animation’s Prep & Landing Cure Christmas Chaos With Marvel’s The Avengers! This November, Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Emmy Award-winning Prep & Landing enters the world of the Avengers, Marvel’s most popular super heroes, in an all-new comic book adventure. Certainly Santa doesn’t just visit the ordinary citizens of the world – even super […]

NYCC2011: Day 3 Photo Gallery (Displays, Cosplay, Self-Portraits)

by darkdetectiveon October 17, 2011
Here’s a selection of our photos taken on day 3 of the 2011 New York Comic Con. Click any thumbnail to enlarge: CON FLOOR DISPLAYS SELF-PORTRAITS darkdetective and Harley Return to Toonzone’s 2011 New York Comic Con Coverage Roundup

NYCC2011: Day 2 Photo Gallery (Pros, Cosplayers)

by Ed Liuon October 16, 2011
The following are selections of photos from day 2 of the 2011 New York Comic Con. For more photos, even larger versions of the ones below, character and cosplayer identifications, and occasional smart-alecky commentary from me, visit Ed’s NYCC 2011 Flickr photoset. Click any thumbnail to enlarge. PROS AND COMPANIES Bruce Timm before the Green […]

NYCC2011: "Justice League: Doom" Trailer Released

by Dan Collinson October 16, 2011
IGN has posted the trailer for the upcoming DC Universe animated film Justice League: Doom. which premiered at this year’s New York Comic Con. Based on Mark Waid’s story “Tower of Babel”, Batman’s secret plans to stop members of the Justice League if they go rogue have been stolen, and the team not only have […]

NYCC2011: The "Green Lantern: The Animated Series" Panel Report; First Scene Video Released

by Ed Liuon October 15, 2011
After screening the Green Lantern: The Animated Series pilot episode, executive producer Bruce Timm answered questions posed by moderator (IGN Executive Editor Eric Goldman) and audience members. Timm said that they had wanted to use Hal Jordan multiple times before, but the stars only aligned to do Hal in animation now. He added that Warner […]

NYCC2011: "Green Lantern: The Animated Series" Premiere Takes Off Like a Rocket

by Ed Liuon October 15, 2011
There has been much concern about the CGI animation for this series, but any fears that it would fail to measure up to the hand-drawn animation of past DC Animated series can be put to rest. The animation may not be as technically accomplished as other TV CGI shows like Star Wars: The Clone Wars […]

NYCC2011: Day 1 Photo Gallery (Cosplay, DC Animation)

by Ed Liuon October 15, 2011
These are the best photos we took on day 1 of the 2011 New York Comic Con. Click any thumbnail to enlarge, or visit Ed’s Flickr photoset for even larger versions and more commentary: DC Animation Panel: Cosplay: Return to Toonzone’s 2011 New York Comic Con Coverage Roundup