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"The Mighty B!" Coming to DVD

by Dr. Daedaluson December 1, 2008
Nickelodeon’s new animated series, The Mighty B!, will get a DVD release on 2/24/09. Entitled The Mighty B! – We Got the Bee, the DVD contains an hour and a half of cartoons as well as a “Behind The Mighty B!” featurette. Price is not yet available. [Source: TVShowsOnDVD.com ]

Aaron McGruder Announces "Boondocks Bootleg"

by Ed Liuon November 30, 2008
To help fill the gap between seasons of the animated series, Boondocks creator Aaron McGruder has announced BoondocksBootleg, the “Offiical Unofficial YouTube channel of Aaron McGruder” that will contain online video sketches starring characters like Granddad Witherspoon, Uncle Ruckus, and Carl “Thugnificent” Jones. (via HipHopDX.com)

"Emma: A Victorian Romance" Season 1: Love, Victorian Style (in Japanese)

by Ed Liuon November 25, 2008
To many in the United States, anime consists of giant fighting robots, ninjas, game adaptations, and the occasional bit of tentacle porn. Even true fans of anime should admit that non-Japanese audiences are exposed to relatively few of its many genres. In more ways than one, then, Emma: A Victorian Romance represents a quirky offering […]

Nickelodeon Announces December 2008 Programming Highlights

by Ed Liuon November 25, 2008
Nickelodeon has released highlights of their December 2008 programming schedule, focusing on the Christmas and holiday-themed specials. Animated premieres include the Christmas episodes of Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!, The Wonder Pets!, and The Fairly Odd Parents. Other seasonal episodes of The Backyardigans, Dora the Explorer, Go, Diego, Go!, and Yo Gabba Gabba! will also be running […]

"Freedom" Blu-ray Boxed Set: It's Not Always Nice. But It's Awesome.

by Ed Liuon November 21, 2008
I am sure it caused no small amount of anguish at Bandai Visual when Toshiba threw in the towel on HD DVD, since they had placed an early bet on the format with Freedom, a hard-science-fiction story about a futuristic city on the moon that was released in six hybrid DVD/HD DVD volumes (read my […]

'Venture Bros.' James Urbaniak Interviewed

by Craig Crumptonon November 20, 2008
James Urbaniak (voice of Venture Bros. Dr. Thaddeus “Rusty” Venture and Phantom Limb) has been interviewed by Atlanta Supercon. Urbaniak will guest star in an episode of CSI: Miami on Monday, 11.24.08 and will also be a featured in-person guest at this weekend’s Atlanta Supercon for a Venture Bros. panel, along with co-star Doc Hammer.

Choppy Waters: The Highs and Lows of "Black Lagoon: Second Barrage" Vol. 1

by Jameson November 19, 2008
When I think of pirates and smugglers, I conjure up visions of Han Solo types: slightly abrasive, silver-tongued men who lurk in cantinas trying to make an honest living quite dishonestly. I have no idea what real smugglers are like—probably a little less partial to waist-coats I guess. Pirates even less so. I somewhat doubt […]

"Wonder Pets! - Save the Nutcracker!" Debuts on Nickelodeon on Dec 8, 2008

by Ed Liuon November 18, 2008
The Wonder Pets! special episode Save the Nutcracker will be debuting on Nickelodeon on December 8, 2008, at 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). The special episode of the Emmy-winning show sends Linny the Guinea Pig, Turtle Tuck, and Ming-Ming Duckling into a version of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker ballet, as the Mouse King emerges from a picture book […]

"Venture Bros" Creators Three-peat at NY Comic Con

by Ed Liuon November 18, 2008
Doc Hammer and Jackson Publick, co-creators of Adult Swim’s The Venture Bros., will be returning for their third panel appearance at New York Comic Con this coming February. Mayhem will almost certainly ensue. The con will be held on February 6-8, 2009, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. For full […]