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"Wolverine and the X-Men" Gets Second Season

by Ed Liuon December 5, 2008
Marvel Animation and Toonz Entertainment have greenlit a second season of the animated series Wolverine and the X-Men, which has been airing in Canada, Latin America, and Italy, and will debut on the Nicktoons Network and the BBC in January 2009. The Marvel Animation Age has also been informed by YTV that the series will […]

"Haruka: Beyond The Stream Of Time" and Point Of Caring

by Chad Boninon December 4, 2008
Akane and her friends have been whisked away to Japan’s past and swept up in the legend of the Priestess Of The Dragon God. Akane is believed to be the Priestess, and eight guardians will rise to defend her. As students from the 21st century, she and her companions must figure out how to act […]

Andrea Romano Discusses the Voices Behind "Wonder Woman" DTV

by Ed Liuon December 3, 2008
The World’s Finest has posted an interview provided by Warner Brothers Animation with voice director Andrea Romano, discussing her work on the Wonder Woman direct-to-video movie. In addition to discussing the vocal performances of the Wonder Woman cast, Romano discusses the diverse projects she gets involved in, what actors she’d love to work with, what […]

PR: 36th Annual Annie Award Nominations Announced

by Ed Liuon December 1, 2008
36th ANNUAL ANNIE AWARD NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED “Kung Fu Panda” Leads Nominations – 27 for DreamWorks Animation BURBANK, CA (December 1, 2008) – The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations today for its 36th Annual Annie Awards recognizing the year’s best animated features, television productions, commercials, video games and short subjects. DreamWorks Animation’s “Kung Fu […]

Briefly: Sony Lands Marvel Anime Dist. Rights; The Influence of Tezuka

by Ed Liuon November 24, 2008
* Sony’s newly formed Intl. Product Expansion Group will be distributing the Marvel anime series produced by Madhouse Entertainment. [Variety] * The Japan Times looks at the legacy of Osamu Tezuka’s manga and its influence on Japanese pop culture and culture worldwide.

"Afro Samurai: Resurrection" Coming to DVD & Blu-Ray

by Dan Collinson November 24, 2008
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that the upcoming Spike TV movie Afro Samurai: Resurrection will be coming to DVD and Blu-Ray from FUNimation on February 3, 2009. The DVD features the voices of Oscar nominee Samuel L. Jackson (Pulp Fiction, Mace Windu from Star Wars Episodes I-III), Lucy Liu (Charlie’s Angels, Kill Bill), Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker from […]

"Batman: The Brave and the Bold" Interactive Website Launches

by Ed Liuon November 24, 2008
Warner Bros. Animation has launched an interactive website for Batman: The Brave and the Bold at www.braveandthebold.com. Visitors to the site can participate in a serialized Batman game, play with “Inter-Action Figures,” check on character profiles of the heroes and villains appearing on the show, and more. For full details, read the press release here.

PR: Warner Bros. Animation Launches "Batman: The Brave and the Bold" Web Destination

by Ed Liuon November 23, 2008
Warner Bros. Animation Launches “Batman: The Brave and the Bold” Web Destination Spanning KidsWB.com and DCHeroZone.com Site Features “Inter-Action Figures,” Multi-Level Game, and Behind-the-Scenes Experiences Themed Around the Cartoon Network Series Airing Fridays at 8 PM ET/PT BURBANK, Calif. (November 19, 2008) – Warner Bros. Animation today announced the creation and launch of a new […]

New Images for "Hulk Vs." and "Thor" DTV On-line

by Ed Liuon November 20, 2008
The Marvel Animation Age has posted several new images from the upcoming Hulk Vs. direct-to-video movie, featuring Marvel’s iconic gamma-irradiated superhero battling Wolverine and Thor. Elsewhere, Mania has several new images from the upcoming Hulk Vs. direct-to-video movie which are reportedly from an upcoming Marvel direct-to-video movie titled Thor: Tales of Asgard.

PR: Holiday Programming Bounty on Cartoon Network Includes "Chowder" Holiday Episode

by Ed Liuon November 18, 2008
A Holiday Programming Bounty on Cartoon Network All- New Chowder Holiday-Themed Episode and Favorite Christmas Specials Return in December Instead of enjoying only 12 days of Christmas, Cartoon Network presents favorite Christmas treats throughout the month of December. Cartoon Network kicks off the holiday season with a brand new holiday episode of Chowder premiering Dec. […]