The Animation Fan’s Guide to New York Comic Con 2009

by Ed Liuon February 5, 2009
The New York Comic Con is opening tomorrow, February 6, 2009, and running all weekend. Below are all the panels, screenings, and events that might be of interest to animation fans heading out to the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. For full details about any of these panels, visit the New York Comic Con website. […]

Toon Zone Presents "Batman: Brave & the Bold" Clips from "The Eyes of Despero!"

by Ed Liuon February 4, 2009
Toon Zone News is proud to present three new video clips and 17 still images from “The Eyes of Despero!”, the newest upcoming episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold. Click the images to play the clips (requires QuickTime): <!– <!– <!– Click on any of the screenshots below to view in full high-definition […]

"Batman: The Brave and the Bold" Panel at NY Comic Con on Friday, Feb 6, 2009

by Ed Liuon February 2, 2009
The 2009 New York Comic Con will host a panel on Friday, February 6, focusing on Batman: The Brave and the Bold from 4:45 – 5:45 PM. The official description of the panel is: Learn all the secrets of Cartoon Network’s Batman: The Brave and The Bold from the talents that make it happen! Spend […]

PULSE News Interviews Frank Paur on "Hulk Vs."

by Ed Liuon February 2, 2009’s PULSE News has interviewed Frank Paur about his work as the supervising director of the Hulk Vs. direct-to-video animated movie. Among other topics, Paur discusses why he only did character design for the “Hulk vs. Thor” portion of the DTV, the color scheme and design of that chapter vs. the “Hulk vs. Wolverine” chapter, […]

CBR Interviews Craig Kyle on "Hulk Vs."

by Ed Liuon January 30, 2009
Comic Book Resources has spoken with Craig Kyle on Hulk Vs., the new direct-to-video movie from Marvel Animation and Lionsgate. Kyle discusses how the previous Marvel direct-to-video movies led to this one, the relationship between the DTV’s Wolverine and the one in Wolverine and the X-Men (note: some spoilers for Wolverine and the X-Men), the […]

"Hulk Vs." Interviews: Frank Paur, Fred Tatasciore & Steve Blum (UPDATED)

by Ed Liuon January 29, 2009
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has posted the first part of an interview with Frank Paur, director of the new Hulk Vs. direct-to-video animated movie as well as several other Marvel direct-to-video efforts and shows such as Gargoyles and Batman the Animated Series. Among other topics, Paur discusses how Hulk Vs. began as an “Ultimate X-Men vs. […]

"Batman: Brave and the Bold" Interviews with Blue Beetles, Old and New

by Ed Liuon January 29, 2009’s PULSE News has interviewed Wil Wheaton about voicing Ted Kord, the Silver Age Blue Beetle, in Batman: The Brave and the Bold. Among other topics, Wheaton compares working on the show as a comic book fan to the guest stars on Star Trek: The Next Generation who were Star Trek fans, what it was […]

"Teen Titans" to Debut on Boomerang on February 2, 2009

by Ed Liuon January 28, 2009
Cartoon Network has just issued a press release stating that Teen Titans will begin airing on the Boomerang network starting Monday, February 2, 2009. The show about a quintet of DC Comics teenage superheroes will air Monday-Friday at 10:30 PM (Eastern/Pacific) as part of the “Boomeraction” programming block, which also includes Justice League and The […]

PR: Teen Titans to Get Hero’s Welcome on Boomerang

by Ed Liuon January 28, 2009
Teen Titans to Get Hero’s Welcome on Boomerang Beloved Cartoon Network program premieres Monday, Feb. 2 at 10:30 p.m. (ET) Fighting for truth, justice and the last slice of pizza, the D.C. Comics Teen Titans are five super heroes who are living proof that you’re never too young to save the planet. The animated series […]

Nathan Fillion Discusses Voicing Steve Trevor in "Wonder Woman"

by Ed Liuon January 28, 2009
Warner Brothers Animation has released another interview in conjunction with the upcoming Wonder Woman direct-to-video animated movie. This latest interview is with Nathan Fillion, the actor who plays Col. Steve Trevor in the movie. Fillion discusses the challenges and preconceptions he had in bringing Trevor to life, noting that, “I think I’ve carved out a […]