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FXX to Launch New One-Hour Animation Block on January 22, 2015

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FXX GETS ANIMATED New One-Hour Late Night Animation Block Kicks Off on January 22 With Special Sneak Preview Following the New Year’s Day Marathon of The Simpsons FXX’s Animation Block to be Anchored by Original Episodes of Lucas Bros. Moving Co. and Stone Quackers LOS ANGELES, December 17, 2014 – FXX will launch its new […]

"Kate & Mim-Mim" to Premiere on Disney Junior on December 19, 2014

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NEW ANIMATED PRESCHOOL SERIES, KATE & MIM-MIM, SET TO PREMIERE ON DISNEY JUNIOR ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 19TH AT 8:00 PM ET/PT Join the Adventures of Fearless Kate and her Toy Bunny, Mim-Mim, in New TV Show Created by Award-Winning Husband and Wife Team and Inspired by their Family Burbank, December 16, 2014 – This holiday […]

Review: "Looney Tunes Platinum Collection Vol. 3" - A Swell Swan Song

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It’s hard to review the third Looney Tunes Platinum Collection release without addressing the genuine possibility that this may be the last Looney Tunes Blu-ray release for a long time. Between gradually declining sales with each volume, the market shifting away from Blu-ray to digital, and Warner Bros.’s reluctance to devote much of their budget […]

Archie's 75th Anniversary Makeover to Include New Comics, TV Cartoon, and More

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The New York Times covers plans for a makeover of the renowned perpetual comic book teenager Archie Andrews, with parent company Archie Comic Publications using the character’s 75th anniversary in print as an opportunity to update the character. A new comic book will be launched with writer Mark Waid pairing with artist Fiona Staples, building […]

"Transformers" Fan Forum Reveals 'The Allspark Foundation' Charity

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After many successful charity drives on behalf of the Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Transformers/My Little Pony fan community The Allspark has announced the formation of a committed charity foundation. Their first charity focus will be to raise $10,000 by February 28th for the Hospital’s Scrabble Ball, due to be held March 7th. Those within the US […]

"Star Wars Rebels" Season Two Debut at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim in April 2015

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STAR WARS REBELS at Star Wars Celebration in April 2015 This April, attendees of Star Wars Celebration Anaheim will witness the Global Premiere of Star Wars Rebels Season Two, which continues the epic adventures of the crew of the Ghost and further reveals the early days of the rebellion against the Empire. Fans will be […]

Martha Goldman Sigall, Termite Terrace Animator, 1917 - 2014

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Animation historian Jerry Beck reports on the passing of Martha Goldman Sigall, a veteran of the animation industry who worked mainly as a painter and inker (along with numerous other tasks) for studios including Leon Schlesinger Productions (a.k.a., the Termite Terrace that produced the classic Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies cartoons), the MGM Cartoon Department, […]

Review: "Ghost in the Shell: Arise" - Shadows Of The Successor?

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It’s time to reboot the system and the timeline. Major Motoko Kusanagi has not been forged in the fires of the Laughing Man and the Individual Eleven, but is instead a budding hacker with a debt to the government: she owes them her body, literally. Recruited to investigate a bombing, she must deal with the […]

Nickelodeon Announces 2015 Global Animated Shorts Program Details

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NICKELODEON CONTINUES TO LEAD IN DEVELOPING THE NEXT GENERATION OF ANIMATION TALENT WITH 2015 GLOBAL ANIMATED SHORTS PROGRAM Open Call for Submissions to Take Place Feb. 1–March 31, 2015 Search Includes International and Preschool Pitches to Feed Animation Studio’s Growing Slate of Original Content BURBANK, Calif. – Dec. 9, 2014 – Nickelodeon continues to pave […]

Review: "The Devil Is A Part-Timer!" is Full-Time Fun

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The Devil is a Part-Timer! is a hard show to classify. It is not an “action” show, since there aren’t enough action sequences to make it qualify as such. It is not a drama, since there are too many comedic sequences, but it’s not a pure comedy either, as the dark backstory of the main […]

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