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Beware the Batman: Sacrifice

Pre-Orders Available Now for “Beware the Batman: Dark Justice” Blu-ray

by Ed Liuon June 26, 2014
PRE-ORDERS NOW OPEN FOR WARNER ARCHIVE COLLECTION BLU-RAY RELEASE OF BEWARE THE BATMAN: DARK JUSTICE AVAILABLE SEPTEMBER 30, 2014 Pre-orders are now open for Warner Archive Collection’s Blu-ray™ release of “Beware The Batman: Dark Justice.” Featuring the final 13 episodes of the groundbreaking, all-new CGI series’ first season, the single-disc Blu-ray™ will be released on September […]

Nickelodeon and Activision to Produce “Legend of Korra” Video Game

by Ed Liuon June 26, 2014
NICKELODEON CONTINUES RELATIONSHIP WITH ACTIVISION PUBLISHING, INC. TO PRODUCE THE LEGEND OF KORRA VIDEO GAME Fans Can Select Video Game Cover Art Via The Legend of Korra Facebook Page   NEW YORK – June 26, 2014 – Nickelodeon and Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) today announced plans […]

Peppa Pig Gobbles Up Russia And Ukraine

by Alex Beanon June 25, 2014
Popular British children’s animation series “Peppa Pig” is already shown on television stations in both Russia and Ukraine but both countries are set to be invaded by Peppa Pig merchandise as the E1 Studio responsible for producing it will expand their licensing agreement that will have plush toys, wooden toys and bath toys coming to […]

Kingdom of Dreams and Madness Hayao Miyazaki

Salon Profiles Hayao Miyazaki

by Ed Liuon June 24, 2014
Salon has profiled Studio Ghibli co-founder and director Hayao Miyazaki in a lengthy feature article titled “Don’t Call Him the Walt Disney of Japan,” and highlighting the numerous ways that Miyazaki’s work and public statements go counter to conventional wisdom (especially that espoused by Disney and its many competitors in the American market). The article […]

Vishnu Athreya named VP, Program Scheduling, for Cartoon Network & Boomerang

by Ed Liuon June 24, 2014
Vishnu Athreya Named Vice President, Program Scheduling at Cartoon Network and Boomerang Vishnu Athreya has been named vice president, program scheduling for Cartoon Network and Boomerang, it was announced today by Rob Sorcher, chief content officer for Cartoon Network. In this position, Athreya will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day scheduling and strategic positioning of […]

Disney TV Animation Orders “Pickle & Peanut,” New Seasons of Mickey Shorts & “Wander Over Yonder”

by Ed Liuon June 24, 2014
DISNEY TELEVISION ANIMATION BEGINS PRODUCTION ON PICKLE & PEANUT, A BUDDY COMEDY FOR DISNEY XD STARRING JON HEDER AND JOHNNY PEMBERTON — Studio Also Receives Season Pickups for “Mickey Mouse” Cartoon Shorts and “Wander Over Yonder” — Adding to the creative strength that helps fuel Disney-branded channels and platforms worldwide, Disney Television Animation has begun […]