"Robot Chicken" Doing Third "Star Wars" Special

by Maxie Zeuson July 12, 2010
Zac Ephron will voice Anakin Skywalker in Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III, a new installment in the series of Robot Chicken specials, Deadline Hollywood reports. Ephron will be joined by Anthony Daniels, who will reprise his role as C3PO, Mike Henry, and Donald Glover. Returning to the special will be Seth MacFarlane, Billy Dee […]

South Park Butters DVD Coming In September

by darkdetectiveon July 11, 2010
IGN had learned Comedy Central and Paramount is coming out with a new 2-disc South Park Butters DVD. “A Little Box of Butters” comes out on on September 28, 2010. The DVD will include remastered 5.1 surround sound on 13 widescreen Butters-centric episodes. It will also include an exclusive “It’s Butters! A Trivia Game” interactive […]

"Cleveland Show" Goes to Adult Swim, TBS

by Maxie Zeuson July 7, 2010
Adult Swim and TBS have picked up the off-network rights to The Cleveland Show, Variety reports. The series will bow on the Turner networks in 2013 and run similarly to the way the two currently share Family Guy. The trade paper says that Turner paid $500,000 per episode for the Seth MacFarlane comedy.

"xxxHolic: The Complete Series": ParaSNOREmal InActivity

by Karl Olsonon July 6, 2010
I want to lead off by saying that I’m a huge fan of CLAMP. I say this as the article title makes clear I’m not giving xxxHolic a terribly positive review. This is not because there is anything at all conceptually wrong with the show. After all, it made a great manga, and it and […]

Anime Expo 2010: Day 2

by Jeffrey Harrison July 5, 2010
The Anime Expo 2010 adventure continued on Friday.  I started the day at the Geneon Universal industry panel which I recapped in another story.  Geneon is now back under the banner of Universal International Pictures.  Attendees received a fancy bag that also featured a Japanese anime preview magazine.  Now, if only I knew Japanese.  ANIME […]

Anime Expo 2010: FUNimation Licenses 17 Properties, Announces New Simulcasts

by Weathermanon July 3, 2010
FUNimation has announced the licensing of a total of 17 properties at Anime Expo 2010. 7 new to the United States properties and 10 relicenses of previous Geneon releases. New to the United States are Darker than BLACK Season 2; Shakugan no Shana season 2, movie and OVA; Toaru Majutsu no Index; Toaru Kagaku no […]

Bengals’ Ochocinco to Camea in "Squidbillies"

by Maxie Zeuson July 2, 2010
Bengals wide receiver Chad Ochocinco will make an appearance in an upcoming episode of Squidbillies, the Los Angeles Times reports. Ochocinco’s appearance, in which a touchdown celebration takes an unexpected turn, will air on July 11.

“Best. Episode. Ever!” Toonzone Talks “Avatar: The Last Airbender”

by Ed Liuon June 30, 2010
To mark the release of M. Night Shyamalan’s The Last Airbender live-action movie, the staff of Toonzone News came together to name their picks for a “Best. Episode. Ever!” dedicated to the original Avatar: The Last Airbender animated series. The rest of this article assumes you’re already seen the show, and contains spoilers. Loads of […]

C. Martin Croker Interviewed

by Maxie Zeuson June 25, 2010
Metro Pulse interviews C. Martin Croker, who voiced Zorak and Moltar for Space Ghost: Coast to Coast, on how he came to be involved with some of his favorite childhood characters. Sample: How did you end up doing the voice of Zorak? … In a meeting, when the subject of Zorak’s voice came up I […]

"Futurama" Season 6: Looks Like Fun on the Bun!

by Ed Liuon June 24, 2010
The resurrection of Seth MacFarlane’s Family Guy from cancellation due to high DVD sales was an unprecedented event in television history. It virtually mandated that media companies could never ignore TV on DVD again, and raised hope among consumers that a TV show suffering in the ratings could get a new lease on life from […]