Arrow Episode Recap: Identity – Season 2, Episode 2

by Alex Beanon October 18, 2013
Synopsis: China White and Bronze Tiger have teamed up to make life extremely difficult for Arrow while local politician Sebastian Blood is working to make life difficult for Oliver Queen forcing Oliver to decide on some guidelines for protecting his dual identities. Details: The earthquake-ravaged Glades section of Starling City is to be the recipient […]

PR: Stan Lee’s New Indian Superhero to Debut on Cartoon Network India on November 30, 2013

by Ed Liuon October 18, 2013
Stan Lee’s new Indian superhero to debut on Cartoon Network Mumbai, October 16, 2013 – Cartoon Network, Graphic India and POW! Entertainment have announced a partnership that will bring Stan Lee’s first ever Indian superhero to life. The movie, 66 minutes in length, is called Chakra: The Invincible and will premiere on Cartoon Network in […]


Review: “Bakemonogatari Part 1 & Part 2 (UK Editions)”: Vampire without Bite

by on October 18, 2013
There comes a time in every reviewer’s life when he or she meets an obstacle they just can’t get past. In my head I conjure the image of a passive stone bear blocking my prose-path. The bear gives it the personification of being an organic issue or obstacle of character. The stone is the immovable […]

NYCC 2013: “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” Panel Report

by Todd DuBoison October 18, 2013
The evening of October 11th saw the return of a lively Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles panel to New York Comic Con, all to discuss the new second season. The panel was moderated by Rich Magallanes, Senior Vice President of Nickelodeon Animation. Members of the panel this year included Executive Producer Ciro Nieli, Story Editor Brandon […]


PR: Who’s Coming to London Comic Con? Special Guest Round-Up

by Grant Whiteon October 17, 2013
MCM LONDON COMIC CON – EXCEL LONDON – 25-27 OCTOBER Who’s Coming to London Comic Con? Special Guest Round-Up MCM London Comic Con, the biggest event of its kind in Europe, returns to ExCel London on 25-27 October. As well as hosting a galaxy of great sci-fi, movie, games, comics,  anime and cosplay content, we’ve […]

PR: Shaun the Sheep Scores With Rugby World Cup 2015 Partnership

by Grant Whiteon October 17, 2013
SHAUN THE SHEEP SCORES WITH RUGBY WORLD CUP 2015 PARTNERSHIP   Bristol UK, Thursday 17th October 2013 – Aardman have partnered with Elite Sports Properties UK Ltd (ESP), Master Licensee for Rugby World Cup 2015 (RWC 2015), in an exciting joint licensing programme starring family favourite, Shaun the Sheep.  The licensing initiative will include a […]


Gargamel Chases Smurfs 3 Into August

by Alex Beanon October 17, 2013
Next year’s third installment in the “Smurfs” film franchise has been moved back a month from its original July 24, 2104 release date. The film is expected to be an origin story detailing how Gargamel and the Smurfs came to know each other and why Gargamel despises the Smurfs. Voice actors for the film include […]

NYCC 2013: “The Legend of Korra” Interview: P.J. Byrne, Joaquim Dos Santos, and Bryan Konietzko

by Ed Liuon October 17, 2013
At the 2013 New York Comic Con, Toonzone News had the chance to sit down with some of the cast and crew from Nickelodeon’s The Legend of Korra: actor P.J. Byrne (Bolin), executive producers Joaquim Dos Santos and Bryan Konietzko. TOONZONE NEWS: My first question is for P.J.: you were a finance and drama double-major […]


NYCC 2013: “The Legend of Korra” Panel – “Beginnings”, Anecdotes and the Creative Process

by Todd DuBoison October 17, 2013
Saturday morning at New York Comic Con, the massive Empire Stage was filled to capacity for the official panel for The Legend of Korra, Nickelodeon’s sequel animated series to Avatar: The Last Airbender. Vice President of Series Animation Megan Casey introduced the enthused crowd to a panel that included co-creator Bryan Konietzko and Co-producer Joaquim […]

NYCC 2013: The “Arthur: Aardvark for the Ages” Panel Was a Wonderful Time of Day

by Ed Liuon October 17, 2013
Fun fact: with its 17th season premiering next month (and seasons 18 and 19 in production), PBS’s Arthur is the second longest-running animated series in TV history, right after The Simpsons. On Sunday at New York Comic Con 2013, Arthur writer David Steven Cohen moderated a panel about the show consisting of panelists Peter Hirsch […]