"The New Adventures of He-Man Volume 1": Fighting Mutant Slime in a Future Time

by Chris Woodon January 17, 2008
The G.I. Joe and He-Man franchises have a lot in common. Both launched new toy lines in 1982, TV series in 1983, and feature films in 1987. Both are today fondly remembered 80s pop culture icons, and both, reportedly, are due for feature film revivals. And each one has a black sheep in the family: […]

"Justice League: The New Frontier" HD DVD Date Pushed Back; Final Specs Released

by Ed Liuon January 16, 2008
The High-Def Digest website is reporting final specs for the Justice League: The New Frontier direct-to-video animated movie on DVD, HD DVD, and Blu-ray disc. All 3 versions of the movie will include a set of common special features, including two audio commentary tracks, three documentaries, and three bonus episodes of Justice League Unlimited (including […]

Teletoon Announces February Highlights

by Maxie Zeuson January 16, 2008
Teletoon’s Spin Cycle will run special love-themed episodes of Wayside, Carl2, Totally Spies!, and 6TEEN during Valentine’s Day week, the network says. In addition, the channel’s The Detour will air romance-themed episodes of Futurama and Bromwell High on Valentine’s Day itself. Teletoon also announced three movies for its “Teletoon Presents” in February. February 2 will […]

February 2008 Programming Highlights

by Maxie Zeuson January 16, 2008
THIS MONTH LOVE IS IN THE AIR ON TELETOON WHILE THE DETOUR FINDS THE FORCE WITH ROBOT CHICKEN There is more than just romance going on this February on TELETOON as Spin Cycle brings back-to-back episodes of top TELETOON shows throughout the month as well as some slushy Valentine specials to television screens the week […]

Press Release: "He-Man and the Masters of the Universe 2002"

by Dan Collinson January 14, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE<O</O <O</O TAKE HOME THE POWER!<O</O HE-MAN® <O</O AND THE <O</O MASTERS <O</O OF THE UNIVERSE®<O</O <O</O Includes the First 13 Episodes<O</O From the 2002 Emmy®-Award Winning Series<O</O Debuts on DVD on February 19, 2008 <O</O <O</O New Hope, MN (January 9, 2007) – BCI Entertainment announces the much-anticipated DVD release of HE-MAN®AND […]

"Thundercats": A Critical Retrospective

by JerryvonKrameron January 11, 2008
Looking back, I see growing up in the UK in the 1980s as a uniquely soulless experience. When I was eight, my favourite drink was Coca-Cola, my favourite treat on a day out was a visit to McDonalds, and my favourite cartoon action hero was a guy designed solely to sell plastic action figures. (If […]

PR: In February, Corus Kids Television has Ghostly Encounters, Time Travel, and More

by Ed Liuon January 9, 2008
THIS FEBRUARY, CORUS KIDS TELEVISION HAS GHOSTLY ENCOUNTERS, TIME TRAVEL, LOVE AND OSCAR® Treehouse Welcomes Two New Animated Series to the Schedule (January 9, 2008 – Toronto , Canada ) This February, viewers get comfortable at home as YTV and Treehouse bring more new programming, events and specials, including an all-new season of the Canadian […]

"Turok: Son of Stone" Direct-to-Video Movie Arrives February 5, 2008

by Ed Liuon January 9, 2008
Genius Products and Classic Media have announced the impending arrival of Turok: Son of Stone on DVD on February 5, 2008. The direct-to-video movie will revive the 1950’s comic book character and Nintendo video game star to tell a “dark, intense, epic reimagining” of Turok’s origin. Voice actors will include Adam Beach (Flags of Our […]

PR: The Quintessential Dinosaur Hunter Returns in "Turok: Son of Stone"

by Ed Liuon January 9, 2008
THE QUINTESSENTIAL DINOSAUR HUNTER RETURNS IN GENIUS PRODUCTS AND CLASSIC MEDIA’S TUROK: SON OF STONE The Legend is Born With DVD Debut February 5th SANTA MONICA, CA – A great warrior in a lost land is about to find his destiny when TUROK: SON OF STONE charges onto DVD for the first time February 5th […]

Dwayne McDuffie Working on "Ben 10" Revamp

by Ed Liuon January 7, 2008
In an article with Comic Book Resources, writer Dwayne McDuffie stated that he and Glen Murakami (Teen Titans) are working on a revamp of Cartoon Network’s Ben 10, which will be “set five years in the future from the show that is currently running” and stated that, “It’s pretty much unlike anything people have ever […]