PR: Virginia Madsen Discusses Voicing Hippolyta in "Wonder Woman"

by Ed Liuon January 7, 2009
ACADEMY AWARD NOMINEE VIRGINIA MADSEN DISCUSSES VOICING HIPPOLYTA, QUEEN OF THE AMAZONS, IN “WONDER WOMAN,” THE NEXT DC UNIVERSE FILM COMING TO DVD MARCH 3, 2009 (Click on any image to view it in full-size high-definition resolution.) Academy Award nominee Virginia Madsen brings an impassioned, stately voice to the role of Hippolyta, Queen of the […]

"Tokyo Majin" Part 1 Boxed Set: Teenage Magic Monster Killers

by Ed Liuon January 7, 2009
The idea of high school teenagers becoming superheroes to save the world isn’t exactly new. Spider-Man, the X-Men, and Buffy the Vampire Slayer have mined this territory for years, and even characters like the Scooby Doo gang and Kim Possible have used it for laughs along with the action. The parallels between struggling through that […]

Video & Stills from "Batman: The Brave & the Bold" Episode "Enter the Outsiders!"

by Ed Liuon January 6, 2009
Toon Zone News has received two new video clips and several screenshots from “Enter the Outsiders!”, the next episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold, premiering on Cartoon Network on Friday, January 9, 2009, at 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). Click the images to play the clips (requires QuickTime): <!– <!– You can also right-click on […]

"Wolverine and the X-Men" Premieres on Nicktoons January 23, 2009

by Ed Liuon January 5, 2009
Nicktoons Network will premiere Wolverine and the X-Men in the United States on Friday, January 23, 2009, with two back-to-back episodes starting at 8:00 PM (Eastern). The new series starts with the X-Men disbanded after a mysterious explosion destroyed the Xavier Institute, with fan-favorite character Wolverine trying to reunite the X-Men to avert a future […]

PULSE News Speaks with David McCallum on Being "Batman: The Brave & the Bold" Merlin

by Ed Liuon January 5, 2009’s PULSE News has spoken with actor David McCallum (NCIS) about his role as Merlin in Batman: The Brave and the Bold and as Zeus in the upcoming direct-to-video movie Wonder Woman. McCallum discusses how his first regular cartoon voice-over job as the car in Disney’s The Replacements has led to more voice work, what […]

"Tsubasa Vols. 9 & 10": I’d Like a Trip to an Entertaining Universe, Please

by Chad Boninon January 4, 2009
Today, on Tsubasa! Our heroes, the Reservoir Warriors, fight against intergalactic evil, traveling to worlds unknown. They’ll become literary masters and mad Maxes, and time-travel to change history for the better. Can they fight against destiny as a force from the future? Well, I’ve got to do my best to make this interesting to read, […]

Michael Jelenic Discusses Writing "Wonder Woman;" 3 New Stills Released

by Ed Liuon December 30, 2008
Warner Brothers Animation has released an interview with writer Michael Jelenic about scripting the Wonder Woman direct-to-video animated movie, along with three new still images from the movie. Jelenic discusses his writing process and what he focused on while writing the movie. Discussing the lead character, Jelenic said, “Diana had to represent all the feminine […]

PR: Screenwriter Michael Jelenic Discusses "Wonder Woman"

by Ed Liuon December 30, 2008
SCREENWRITER MICHAEL JELENIC DISCUSSES “WONDER WOMAN,” THE NEXT DC UNIVERSE ANIMATED ORIGINAL MOVIE COMING TO DVD MARCH 3, 2009 (click on any image to enlarge) “Wonder Woman” screenwriter Michael Jelenic takes questions during a panel at Comic-Con 2008. (Photo courtesy of Gary Miereanu) Writer Michael Jelenic makes the leap from animated television to feature-length films […]

ICv2 Lists Top Anime & Manga Properties For Fall 2008

by Dr. Daedaluson December 30, 2008
The results are in: These are the top anime and manga properties for September through mid November, based on info provided from retailers and distributors, as well as info from Nielsen BookScan. Anime: 1) Dragon Ball Z 2) Naruto 3) Afro Samurai 4) Death Note 5) Batman: Gotham Knight 6) Pokemon 7) Hellsing Ultimate 8) […]

WF Online Posts 2 Clips from Upcoming "Batman: Brave and the Bold" Episode

by Ed Liuon December 29, 2008
The World’s Finest Online has posted two video clips from the upcoming “Day of the Dark Knight” episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold. The episode promises to team Batman with Green Arrow against the evil of Morgan Le Fey in the medieval kingdom of Camelot. The episode will air on January 2, 2009, […]