NYCC2009: "Batman: The Brave and the Bold" Hits the Big Apple!

by Ed Liuon February 8, 2009
On Friday afternoon, New York Comic Con attendees were treated to a panel discussion with some of the top talent behind Cartoon Network’s Batman: The Brave and the Bold. In attendance were story editor Michael Jelenic, producer James Tucker, Creative Executive for DC Comics Creative Affairs Ivan Cohen, actor Phil Morris (who will be voicing […]

NYCC2009: Marvel Animation Panel Report

by Eileen Cruzon February 8, 2009
On hand to give the state of the union for Marvel Animation were Cort Lane, Director of Animation Development and Eric Rollman, President of Marvel Animation. The Hulk Vs. DTV and upcoming Black Panther show were briefly mentioned, though no news was announced. The success of the animated series Wolverine and the X-Men was touched […]

NYCC2009: "Wonder Woman" Sets the New Gold Standard

by Ed Liuon February 7, 2009
Sing in me, Muse, and through me tell of the movie of that Woman skilled in all ways of contending, and her wanderlust, borne for years on end after she was formed of clay and given life on the proud shores of Themyscira. She saw the towers of Man’s World and learned the minds of […]

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 […]