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SDCC 2016: “Batman: The Killing Joke” Interviews – Kevin Conroy, Tara Strong, Ray Wise, Brian Azzarello, Sam Liu, and Bruce Timm

by Christopher Glennonon August 12, 2016
San Diego Comic Con 2016 premiered latest DC Animated Film Batman: The Killing Joke. Toonzone News and other members of the press was able to sit down for round table interviews with Kevin Conroy (Batman), Tara Strong (Batgirl), Ray Wise (Commissioner Gordon), director Sam Liu, screenwriter Brian Azzarello, and executive producer Bruce Timm. TARA STRONG […]
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SDCC 2016: The Cartoon Network “Steven Universe” Panel

by Christopher Glennonon August 11, 2016
Cartoon Network’s Steven Universe has been steadily gaining popularity since it premiered in 2013. The fact that Comic Con devoted an entire panel to it in the massive Indigo Ballroom is a testament to the show’s power and strong fan base. One of the things the show has come to be known for is its […]

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How To Be Batman, By Kevin Conroy

by Peter Paltridgeon August 10, 2016
There have been many Batmen over the 75-plus years he’s existed, but the one universally beloved Dark Knight is Kevin Conroy. Conroy has now gotten to play Batman for far longer than any other actor, and in more roles than anyone else by far. What’s his secret, anyway? This is the advice he told IGN […]
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Nickelodeon’s “Regal Academy” Premieres August 13, 2016

by Ed Liuon August 8, 2016
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Ms. Marvel Makes Her Animated Debut This Weekend

by Peter Paltridgeon August 5, 2016
One of the most popular recent additions to the Marvel Universe is the reinvention of Ms. Marvel. Kamala Khan doesn’t come off as your typical tough, stoic superhero; she’s more like a giant fangirl of superheroes that became one herself (and LOVES it). if her Jake the Dog-like powers of growing and stretching don’t stop […]
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Review: “Batman: The Killing Joke” – Not a Good Day

by Ed Liuon August 4, 2016
I am in the minority of comic book fans that was in no hurry for the fine folks at Warner Bros. Animation to adapt The Killing Joke in their direct-to-video line. It definitely reshaped the American superhero comic book industry along with The Dark Knight Returns and Watchmen, but of the three, The Killing Joke […]

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Suicide Squad SDCC Attraction Now Playable At Home

by Peter Paltridgeon August 3, 2016
During SDCC something called “Squad 360: The VR Experience” was playable on the show floor. It was a 360-degree virtual reality version of a key fight scene from Suicide Squad, seen from the perspective of Harley Quinn. It was a way for the attending cosplayers to finally, authentically be Harley without getting arrested. Now you […]
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NY Times Profiles Kevin Conroy on Reprising Batman for “The Killing Joke”

by Ed Liuon August 1, 2016
The New York Times has profiled actor Kevin Conroy, one of the definitive voice actors for Batman since the days of Batman: The Animated Series and who has played the role longer than any other actor before or since. The article focuses on his reprisal of Batman for Batman: The Killing Joke, the new direct-to-video […]

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SDCC 2016: Homecoming Is Freaks And Geeks Spider-Man Style

by Peter Paltridgeon July 24, 2016
Members of the press were shown an exclusive, tightly private series of clips from Marvels Spider-Man: Homecoming, and a lot of them noticed parallels between the early trailer and NBC’s Freaks and Geeks. For one thing, the trailer (which is not online) has an opening pan of high school yearbook photos while Joan Jett’s “Bad […]