Marvel’s Joe Quesada on Increased Input for Animation, "Black Panther" Delay

by Ed Liuon July 24, 2009
In his latest “Cup O’ Joe” interview, Marvel Comics’ Editor-in-Chief Joe Quesada expanded on earlier comments on his added responsibilities for creative input for Marvel’s animation and movie projects, saying “I suspect that my involvement will be on creating new concepts, reviewing proposals, scripts, art and so on.” He also relayed the news that BET’s […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2009: “Green Lantern: First Flight” Takes Flight, Scrooge Returns To The Screen

by Jeffrey Harrison July 24, 2009
A record of 120,000 ferocious fans are in attendance for this year’s San Diego Comic Con.  No less so than in the form of the Twi-tart, Twilight, fans as they are so affectionately called.  The Twi-tarts began camping outside Hall H of the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday night in order to get the […]

Aniboom and Marvel Team-Up for Motion Comics Initiative

by Ed Liuon July 23, 2009
Aniboom and Marvel Comics have announced a collaborative effort to give the Aniboom community a chance to create original motion comics using some of Marvel’s iconic array of superheroes. A panel of Marvel Comics creative talent will select the best motion comic of the submission, winning the animator a $10,000 prize and a showcase for […]

More ‘Batman/Superman: Public Enemies’ Details Revealed

by Craig Crumptonon July 23, 2009
Voice Actors in the News has posted highlights of a four-page feature article on Batman/Superman: Public Enemies in Life Story: Movie Magic Magazine which includes interviews with voice actors Kevin Conroy (Batman/Bruce Wayne), Tim Daly (Superman/Clark Kent), Clancy Brown (Lex Luthor), script writer Stan Berkowitz, and supervising producer Michael Goguen. The article reveals character and […]

Tara Strong Guests on ‘Batman: The Brave and the Bold’

by Craig Crumptonon July 23, 2009
Voice Actors in the News has posted a cast photo from a Batman: The Brave and the Bold recording session, courtesy of Tara Strong. Strong also mentioned that she provided the voice of Billy Batson — to be featured in an upcoming episode of the series. And Captain Marvel will be voiced by Jeff Bennett.

Volume 2 of "Batman: The Brave and the Bold" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson July 22, 2009 reports that Warner will release Volume 2 of Batman: The Brave and the Bold. The single disc contains these 4 episodes: Day of the Dark Knight! Enter The Outsiders! Dawn of the Deadman! Fall of the Blue Beetle! The DVD will also have the trailer for the new DC Universe film Superman/Batman: Public Enemies. […]

Boomerang to Air "Justice League Unlimited" Marathon on July 25, 2009

by Ed Liuon July 22, 2009
Boomerang will be airing a marathon of all 39 episodes of Justice League Unlimited on July 25, 2009, starting with the episode “Initiation” at 6:00 AM (Eastern). The follow-up series to Justice League featured a host of superhero guest stars, with characters like Green Arrow, Hawk and Dove, and Supergirl joining the remaining 6 members […]

SDCC09: Marvel and Madhouse to Preview "Iron Man" and "Wolverine" Anime

by Ed Liuon July 17, 2009
Marvel Entertainment and Madhouse have announced a sneak peek at the new anime adaptations of classic Marvel superheroes Iron Man and Wolverine, to be screened at the Marvel Animation Panel at the San Diego Comic-Con International on Friday, July 24, 2009, at 4:30 PM. The series are expected to debut on the Animax channel in […]

Right Stuf Announces "Boogiepop Phantom" Set for October 27, 2009

by Ed Liuon July 17, 2009
Right Stuf’s Nozomi Entertainment has announced the Boogiepop Phantom/Boogiepop and Others DVD Collection, scheduled for release on October 27, 2009. The 5-disc set will include the full 12-episode Boogiepop Phantom TV series and the live-action prequel movie Boogiepop and Others. Suggested retail price is $39.99. The full press release follows: RIGHT STUF’S NOZOMI ENTERTAINMENT Announces […]

TELETOON Announces August 2009 Programming Highlights

by Ed Liuon July 17, 2009
TELETOON has released highlights from their August 2009 programming on the TELETOON, TELETOON Retro, and TELETOON Detour. The highlight of TELETOON Retro’s August will be a 24-hour marathon of G.I. Joe, starting at 9:00 AM on August 1, 2009, in advance of the G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra live-action movie. The main TELETOON network […]