Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Season 6: Cowadunga

by JerryvonKrameron April 22, 2008
As I’ve said before, revisiting the sacred cows of one’s childhood can lead to mixed feelings. For me, in the case of Thundercats, it was worth it. Yes, that show has its undoubted flaws, but I can forgive them; it has just enough virtues, and I’ve enough warm, fuzzy feelings, to smooth over the cracks. […]

Briefly: LA Con to Honor Trio; Rollman to Run Marvel Toons; B’cast and License Deals

by Maxie Zeuson April 22, 2008
* Corinne Orr (the voice of Trixie in the original Speed Racer) and Art Clokey (creator of Gumby) will join Stan Lee as the Guests of Honor at the Los Angeles Comic Book and Sci-Fi Convention on May 4, 2008. [Cartoon Brew] * Eric Rollman has been promoted to president of Marvel Animation, where he […]

Marvel Theme Park Coming to Dubailand

by Maxie Zeuson April 21, 2008
Marvel Entertainment will get its own theme park at Dubailand, becoming the latest company to join with developer Tatweer in creating a Persian Gulf tourist resort. The Marvel Super Heroes park will showcase rides and entertainments themed around Spider-Man, the X-Men, Iron, Man, the Fantastic Four, and other Marvel characters. The 4.5 millions square foot […]

NYCC 2008: The Black Panel – "Black Panther," "Hannibal," and BET vs. "The Boondocks"

by Ed Liuon April 19, 2008
Saving the best for last, the Black Panel closed out Friday at the New York Comic Con. The panel was moderated by the ever-entertaining Michael Davis, exective vice president for Urban Ministries and a weekly columnist for He was joined by Cheryl Lynn Eaton, the founder of the Ormes Society, named for first female […]

More "Batman: Gotham Knight" Extras Announced

by Dan Collinson April 18, 2008
The two-disc collector’s edition of Batman: Gotham Knight will carry four episodes of Batman: The Animated Series as bonuses in addition to documentaries and featurettes. The episodes, “Heart of Ice,” “I Am the Night,” “Legends of the Dark Knight,” and “Over the Edge” are widely considered four of the best episodes of the Bruce Timm-produced […]

"Mortal Kombat Vs. DC Universe" Coming This Fall

by Dan Collinson April 18, 2008
Imagine Sub-Zero from Mortal Kombat taking on Superman, or what about Raiden squaring off against Batman. Guess what? It’s going to happen. Superhero Hype reports that Midway has teamed up with Warner Brothers to make Mortal Kombat Vs. DC Universe. The game will be out in Fall 2008, and will be made for Playstation 3 […] Begins Offering Free Streaming Video of Marvel Animated Shows

by Ed Liuon April 17, 2008 has begun making animated TV shows available for viewing via streaming video, starting with Fantastic Four: World’s Greatest Heroes. The episode “Trial by Fire” is viewable now, with future episodes coming approximately once a week. The home page indicates that X-Men: Evolution will be coming soon. (via Comic Book Resources Comics Reel)

TV Guide Hosts First Look at "Spectacular Spider-Man"’sGreen Goblin

by Ed Liuon April 17, 2008 has the exclusive first image of The Spectacular Spider-Man‘s Green Goblin, who will be making his first appearance on the show on April 26, 2008 at 10:00 AM (Eastern) in the episode “Catalysts.” The Goblin will be voiced by Steven Blum. (via Comic Book Resources Comics Reel)

Word Balloon Podcast Interviews Andrea Romano on Voice Directing the DC Universe

by Ed Liuon April 16, 2008
The Word Balloon podcast has interviewed voice director Andrea Romano, veteran casting and voice director who has directed dialog sessions for shows such as Batman the Animated Series, Justice League: The New Frontier, The Boondocks, SpongeBob SquarePants, and Avatar the Last Airbender. Romano provides some details about her work on the upcoming Batman: Gotham Knight […]

Yahoo! Movies Posts "Batman: Gotham Knight" Trailer

by Ed Liuon April 15, 2008
Yahoo! Movies has posted a new trailer for the upcoming Batman: Gotham Knight direct-to-video project. It is available in Flash and multiple high-definition QuickTime formats. (via Comic Book Resources Comics Reel)