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Simpsons World App To Debut In Autumn

by Alex Beanon July 21, 2014
With next week’s “The Simpsons” marathon scheduled to begin on FXX, the network has announced that they will be rolling out an app in October 2014 that will provide access to every one of those same episodes. The FXNow app will be available on smartphones, tablets, gaming consoles, smart TVs, and additional set-top devices and […]

Review: “Strange Hill High (UK Edition)”: Puppet Ghoul School Fun

by Grant Whiteon July 21, 2014
Josh Weinstein is the co-creator and show runner of Strange Hill High, an interesting case of an American industry veteran steering a British production. Many will remember Weinstein working with Bill Oakley to run what is seen by many as the final leg of the ‘golden age’ of The Simpsons. Airing on CBBC (who seem to […]

The Boxtrolls Prepare for San Diego Comic-Con “Eat Like the Boxtrolls” Experience

by Ed Liuon July 21, 2014
Focus Features and LAIKA Animation Studios are set to roll out a special “Eat Like the Boxtrolls” experience at San Diego Comic-Con International 2014 as a special promotion for the upcoming stop-motion feature film The Boxtrolls. Numerous events have been announced, and new character posters were revealed: The following events were revealed, along with news […]

Trailer and Stills for Studio Ghibli’s “When Marnie Was There”

by Todd "GWOtaku" DuBoison July 18, 2014
A full-length theatrical trailer has been released for Studio Ghibli’s next film When Marnie Was There, the studio’s first movie produced without input from its founders Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata. The movie is based on the novel of the same name by Joan G. Robinson, which was shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal award in […]

The Legend of Korra – “The Metal Clan” – Episode 31 Recap

by Neo Yion July 18, 2014
Team Avatar ventures off to the Zaofu, home of the Metal Clans after receiving word of another Airbender in the midst. At the same time, a reluctant Lin is forced to confront her past. I dig Lin. I like her no-nonsense attitude and her flexibility in spite of her position as a member of the […]

The Legend of Korra – “In Harm’s Way” – Episode 30 Recap

by Neo Yion July 18, 2014
When Team Avatar discovers the Earth Queen had been kidnapping Airbenders in secret, Korra vows to free them all. With confirmation that the Earth Queen is kidnapping Airbenders, our heroes take it upon themselves on a grand search around the kingdom. Lake Laogai seems to be the perfect step to start looking and it serves […]

Disney TV Animation Announces “Haunted Mansion,” 3 More Pilots; “The 7D” Launch a Hit in Ratings

by Ed Liuon July 18, 2014
Walt Disney Television Animation has announced several new projects in development, including a special based on the Haunted Mansion theme park attraction (which has also been the subject of a 2003 feature film and is reportedly still under development as a second feature with Guillermo del Toro). The other pilots under production are Billy Dilley’s […]

Review: “Planes: Fire and Rescue” Lights My Fire

by Ed Liuon July 18, 2014
My head can rattle off numerous problems with Planes: Fire and Rescue. It’s storyline and character twists just recycle the first Planes movie. Several of the plot twists that aren’t recycled are still predictable from a mile off. It relies a bit too heavily on paper-thin stock characters, if not extremely stale ethnic stereotypes. It […]