New Clip Released from “Ultimate Spider-Man” Episode Premiering June 16, 2013

by Ed Liuon June 14, 2013
Marvel Animation has released the following clip and plot synopsis for the next new episode of Ultimate Spider-Man, premiering on Disney XD on Sunday, June 16, 2013, at 11:00 AM (Easter)/10:00 AM (Central). OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS Ultimate Heroes. Ultimate Villains. Ultimate Responsibility. Spider-Man must lead his team of teen heroes against the greatest assembly of super […]

Review: “Adventure Time: The Complete Second Season” Blu-ray is Algebraically Awesome

by Ed Liuon June 14, 2013
From its earliest episodes, I felt that Adventure Time was going to be a show that people either loved or hated, but I still have to admit some surprise at how fast the show built up its fanbase and how fervent that fanbase can be. In addition to showing no signs of slowing down on […]


PR: Disney XD Zooms into a “Non-Stop Summer” Beginning Monday, June 17

by spidey4545on June 13, 2013
DISNEY XD ZOOMS INTO A “NON-STOP SUMMER” BEGINNING MONDAY, JUNE 17 Summer-long Programming Initiative Includes Guest Stars Dwight Howard, DeSean Jackson, Joey Logano and More Disney XD kicks into high gear for summer 2013 with an expansive “Non-Stop Summer” programming initiative for kids and families, including guest star appearances by NBA’s Dwight Howard, NFL’s DeSean […]

NY Times Talks with Bill Cosby on “Fat Albert”

by Ed Liuon June 13, 2013
The New York Times has interviewed Bill Cosby on the eve of the release Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids: The Complete Series on DVD on June 25, 2013. Among other topics, Cosby discusses how the show came to TV; the ties between the show and its characters and his own life and experiences growing […]


Review: By Glob, Season 1 of “Adventure Time” Is a Triumph on Blu-ray!

by Todd DuBoison June 13, 2013
Season one of Adventure Time on Blu-ray is, quite simply, a first-class release for a first-rate cartoon. Here is festive program born of unrestricted imagination finally presented the way it was meant to be seen, fated to stand the test of time for a simple reason: just as truly great animation so often does, it […]

PR: Nickelodeon Launches First Global Animated Shorts Program and Receives Over 100 Submissions From Creators Representing 20 Countries

by spidey4545on June 12, 2013
NICKELODEON LAUNCHES FIRST GLOBAL ANIMATED SHORTS PROGRAM AND RECEIVES OVER 100 SUBMISSIONS FROM CREATORS REPRESENTING 20 COUNTRIES Global Kids’ Brand Taps Artists, Designers, Writers, Directors and Comedians 15 Shorts to be Selected For Future Development and Production Annecy, France: June 12, 2013 – Nickelodeon today announced that it has launched its first ever global animated shorts program […]


E32013: Quantum Break Trailer

by Alex Beanon June 12, 2013
What at first looks like a really bad paper cut gone horribly wrong is, in fact, a glimpse of a time-traveling action-adventure mystery that is part video game and part television series [or will be eventually – sorta like “Defiance” currently is]. The trailer for “Quantum Break” which was unveiled at the Electronic Entertainment Expo […]

Put A Bird On It! Portlandia Renewed For Two More Seasons

by Alex Beanon June 12, 2013
Pseudo-hipsters rejoice! IFC has not only renewed their hit television series “Portlandia” for a fourth season, they are all about sustainability, so they added a fifth season renewal to boot. The hipster-mocking comedy series starring Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen has officially received renewals for 10 episodes apiece for both Season Four and Season Five. […]

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PR: “Inspector Gadget” Reboot Tops Off TELETOON Canada’s Latest Original Production Slate

by Ed Liuon June 11, 2013
Inspector Gadget Reboot Tops Off TELETOON Canada’s Latest Original Production Slate TELETOON Canada announces two new original series, Inspector Gadget and Pirate Express, as well as the renewal of four others (Banff, Alberta – June 11, 2013) –TELETOON Canada Inc. today announced its latest original production slate, featuring a brand new CGI version of the […]

Teen Titans GO! Picked up for a second season

by PowerZordon June 11, 2013
The animated comedy series Teen Titans GO! Has been picked up for a second season, Cartoon Network announced today. The show, since its premiere on the network in April, is averaging more than 1.7 million total viewers (P2+) per telecast. In addition, the series is the #1 program (excluding movies) on Tuesday on all TV […]