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Writer Russell Lissau on "The Batman Strikes!" Comics

by Ed Liuon October 30, 2007
Writer Russell Lissau has been interviewed at Comics in the Classroom about writing The Batman Strikes!, the tie-in comic book to the CW animated show The Batman. Lissau discusses how he broke into the comic book business, how he collaborates with the artists and editors on the comic book, what constraints he has to work […]

"The Legend of Prince Valiant" Vol. 2: Dub This a Classic

by Chris Woodon October 26, 2007
The other day I heard a radio talk show guest singing the praises of the morally fortified adventures of the Hardy Boys. Oops, there goes half the audience. You know that Nancy Drew movie that neither you and nor anyone else saw this summer? The Hardy Boys were a lot like that, only four-legged and […]

Bruce Timm on Directing Live-Action, CGI, and "The New Frontier" (UPDATED Oct 12)

by Ed Liuon October 12, 2007
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has posted a Q&A with Bruce Timm, where he answers questions submitted by Newsarama’s readers. Among other topics, Timm comments on voice recording techniques, the prospect of directing live-action superhero movies, and whether or not he would do a computer-animated film. He also comments on the different factors involved in selecting projects […]

"The Batman" to Air on Boomerang Starting 10/15

by Dr. Daedaluson October 12, 2007
The Batman will begin airing on Boomerang’s late night “Boomeraction” block beginning on 10/15/07. It will air Monday through Sunday at 11:30 PM/10:30c as a companion to Justice League Unlimited. For more info on The Batman or Boomerang, read the press release. [Source: Toon Zone Press Release ]

Marvel Reveals the New Captain America and Sets a Release Date

by Weathermanon October 12, 2007
Marvel has released the first drawings and character details for the new Captain America, set to debut in Captain America #34 on January 16, 2008. The new Captain America design incorporates many elements from the original Captain America designs and includes a .45 caliber pistol and a knife carried in the shield from the movie […]

PR: Boomerang Enlists Caped Crusader for "Boomeraction" Block

by Ed Liuon October 11, 2007
Boomerang Enlists Caped Crusader for Monday-Sunday “Boomeraction” Block The Batman Premieres October 15 in Strip at 11:30 p.m. (ET) The Batman, an innovative animated television series based on the famed DC Comics super hero will join Boomerang’s late-night line-up beginning October 15. The series will air Monday – Sunday in the network’s “Boomeraction” block at […]

The CW to Shut Down KidsWB; 4Kids to Take Over Programming Sept 2008; Schedule Update

by Matt Hazudaon October 4, 2007
The CW has announced it will be shutting down the Kids WB! Saturday morning programming block at the end of the current 2007 – 2008 season. Rival 4Kids Entertainment will handle programming and marketing of the block starting with the new season in September 2008. Some current Kids WB programs may continue to air after […]

J. Torres States "Teen Titans Go!" Comic to Continue

by Ed Liuon October 2, 2007
On his weblog, writer J. Torres has confirmed that DC’s Teen Titans Go! comic book will continue up to issue #54, which will be scheduled for release in April 2008. Torres further stated that the series is “supposed to continue but perhaps (note: perhaps) in a different format and most likely at a different frequency”. […]

New Images of "The Batman's" Green Arrow and Count Vertigo

by Ed Liuon October 2, 2007
The Batman: Yesterday, Today, & Beyond website has posted several screenshots from the upcoming The Batman episode “Vertigo,” which will introduce the villain Count Vertigo and the superhero Green Arrow to Gotham City. (via Comic Book Resources Comic Reel)

"The Tick vs. Season 2:" Laughs Still Can't Beat the Lawyers

by Ed Liuon September 27, 2007
Last year, The Tick Season 1 was released on a two-disc DVD set with no small number of deficiencies. One episode was missing—tied up in legal limbo. It had no special features to speak of, and it lacked chapter stops within episodes. In August, The Tick vs. Season 2 was released. Buena Vista Home Entertainment […]