DreamWorks Animation is seeking to buy Classic Media for $150 million, The New York Times reports. If completed, the deal would give DreamWorks ownership of a number of well-established if rather worn intellectual properties, including Casper the Friendly Ghost, He-Man, Fat Albert, Frosty the Snowman, Lassie, Mr. Magoo, Postman Pat, Richie Rich, and Where’s Waldo? […]
San Diego Comic-Con International 2012 is underway now in San Diego, CA, and Toonzone’s Eileen Cruz (Harley), Sonia Lai, Jeff Harris (TheVileOne), and Chris Glennon (90sCartoonMan) are there! Check back periodically for links to our coverage of the con, as we will be updating throughout the weekend with news, stills, videos, and more! You can […]
I won’t beat around the bush: Panty and Stocking with Garterbelt is a wasted opportunity. Here we have a show that should have been a lot of fun: It’s brimming with visual creativity, sports a unique look compared to many modern anime, and doesn’t take itself seriously at all. In many ways, it shares aspects […]
SDCC2012: PR: "Phineas & Ferb" and Marvel's Iconic Super Heroes Team Up for "Phineas & Ferb: Mission Marvel"
DISNEY’S “PHINEAS AND FERB” AND MARVEL’S ICONIC SUPER HEROES TEAM UP FOR LANDMARK ANIMATED ADVENTURE, “PHINEAS AND FERB: MISSION MARVEL” PREMIERING NEXT SUMMER ON DISNEY CHANNEL (click to enlarge) Production is now underway on “Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel,” an animated adventure that will assemble characters from two hugely popular franchises, Disney’s “Phineas and Ferb” […]
The Marvel Television Presents panel began with the introduction of Jeph Loeb. The enthusiastic audience applauded Marvel’s Head of Animation and he quickly went into his presentation of their upcoming shows. Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. will be coming in 2013. The team will be made up of Hulk, She-Hulk, Red Hulk, Skaar and new character, […]
The “Optimus Prime: Up Close and Personal” panel, hosted by Larry King, was really a tribute to the man who has voiced Optimus Prime for almost 30 years, Peter Cullen. When King and Cullen appeared before the crowd, the entire audience rose in standing ovation for the both of them. Even after a short pre-recorded […]
The Nickelodeon: Butt Biting and Magical Mischief! panel featured Butch Hartman’s two shows on Nickelodeon, T.U.F.F. Puppy and The Fairly OddParents. The panel was moderated by Hartman and featured the voice cast for both shows, many of whom do voices for both. Hartman confirmed that both shows are currently still in production with new episodes […]
Optimus Prime’s band of misfits are forced into a situation none of them are prepared for when they discover the elusive Allspark, the giver of life to all Cybertronians. Unfortunately, the Decepticons are not far behind with intent to snatch it for their own means. Transformers Animated is the Wind Waker of the Transformers franchise. No, […]
At San Diego Comic-Con International 2012, Walt Disney Feature Animation released the following new trailer for Tim Burton’s Frankenweenie, which pays homage to the classic horror films that inspired Burton’s film: Frankenweenie will be in theaters on October 5, 2012. For more details, visit the Frankenweenie Facebook page.