Review: “Bodacious Space Pirates Part 1 & Part 2 (UK Editions)”: It’s Time For Some Piracy!

by Grant Whiteon July 29, 2013
In the far future humanity extended to the stars and colonised alien worlds. War inevitably broke out between the overseers and the colonists, the latter bolstering their forces by issuing Letters of Marque to pirate ships and using their actions as legal pirates to weaken their enemy. 100 years later pirates have become a little […]

New Clip Released from “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” Episode Premiering on July 27, 2013

by Ed Liuon July 27, 2013
Nickelodeon Debuts All-New Episode of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Saturday, July 27, at 11:00 a.m. (ET/PT) The crime-fighting Turtles are back for more action-packed adventure in the all-new episode, “Operation: Break Out,” premiering Saturday, July 27, at 11:00 a.m. (ET/PT) on Nickelodeon. In this last thrilling episode of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles before the one-hour […]


PR: “Marvel’s Avengers Assemble: Assembly Required” Comes to DVD on October 8, 2013

by Ed Liuon July 26, 2013
MARVEL’S AVENGERS ASSEMBLE: ASSEMBLY REQUIRED Complete with Exhilarating Bonus Features, Never-Before-Seen Episodes, and a FREE Gift With Purchase!!  Available on DVD October 8th, 2013 Synopsis:                          Experience new adventures and more heroic action from the company that brought you the biggest Super Hero movie of all time, Marvel’s The Avengers. Iron Man, Hulk, Thor, Captain America, […]

New Clips & Stills Released from “Beware the Batman,” “Wonder Woman” DC Nation Short, “Teen Titans Go!”

by Ed Liuon July 26, 2013
Warner Bros. Animation has released new clips and stills from part 3 of the “Wonder Woman” DC Nation animated short films written and directed by Robert Valley (TRON Uprising), and the next new episode of Beware the Batman, “Tests.” Both premiere on Cartoon Network this Saturday, July 27, 2013, at 10:00 AM (ET/PT). In addition, […]


PR: Nickelodeon Extends Partnership with Activision for New “SpongeBob SquarePants” Video Game

by Ed Liuon July 26, 2013
NICKELODEON EXTENDS PARTNERSHIP WITH ACTIVISION PUBLISHING, INC.; PUBLISHER SIGNS ON AS MASTER VIDEO GAME LICENSEE FOR SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS Global, Multi–Year Agreement Includes Fall Release of Brand-New Title, SpongeBob SquarePants: Plankton’s Robotic Revenge NEW YORK – July 25, 2013 – Nickelodeon and Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard (Nasdaq: ATVI), today announced […]

“Burka Avenger,” Pakistan’s First Animated Female Superhero, to Premiere in August 2013

by Ed Liuon July 25, 2013
The Guardian reports that Pakistani pop star Haroon has created an animated female superhero called the “Burka Avenger,” set to debut in August on the Geo TV channel. The character’s alter ego is Jiya, who works as a teacher at an all-girls school by day. By night, Jiya dons a burka to battle against forces […]


PR: Josh Holloway Guest Stars in New “Yo Gabba Gabba!” Premiering July 27, 2013

by Ed Liuon July 24, 2013
Josh Holloway (Lost) guest stars in a brand-new episode of the critically acclaimed preschool series, Yo Gabba Gabba! on Saturday, July 27, at 8:30 a.m. (ET/PT) during a Gabba marathon from 7-9 a.m. (ET/PT) on Nick Jr. In “Farm,” DJ Lance and his Gabba friends visit Farmer Josh (Holloway) who teaches them about farm animals, […]

PR: Nickelodeon Unleashes New Preschool Series “Paw Patrol” on August 12, 2013

by Ed Liuon July 24, 2013
NICKELODEON UNLEASHES NEW PRESCHOOL SERIES PAW PATROL MONDAY, AUG. 12, AT 8:30 P.M. (ET/PT) New School-Themed Episode of Top-Rated Bubble Guppies to Premiere at 8 P.M. (ET/PT) NEW YORK, July 24, 2013 – Nickelodeon celebrates the dog days of summer with the launch of the new CG-animated preschool series, Paw Patrol, on Monday, Aug. 12, […]


Chub City Gets Fueled Up

by Alex Beanon July 24, 2013
The Chubs are revving their engines and looking for a network drag strip to call their own Chub City. Dentsu, the Japanese corporation behind the popular toy line of souped-up, chubby cars has teamed up with Canadian animation studio Nelvana and USA marketer Fuel Entertainment for an animated action comedy show entitled “Chub City” that […]

Record Attendance For MCM Manchester Comic Con; Manga Entertainment Announces New UK Licenses

by Grant Whiteon July 24, 2013
Last Saturday’s MCM Manchester Comic Con saw record attendance of 19,340 visitors, beating last years also record breaking number of 11,300. In response to this trend next year’s Manchester event will extend to two days, covering 26th-27th July 2014. In attendance for the event were Manga Entertainment UK who announced a series of new forthcoming […]