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“South Park,” “Croissant de Triomphe,” Lily Tomlin Take Home 2013 Creative Arts Emmy Awards

by Ed Liuon September 16, 2013
The 2013 Creative Arts Emmy Awards were granted, with the following winners in categories with animated properties in contention: Outstanding Animated Program: South Park “Raising The Bar” (Comedy Central/Central Productions) Outstanding Short-Format Animated Program: “Disney Mickey Mouse Croissant de Triomphe” (Disney.com/Disney Television Animation) Outstanding Voice-Over Performance: Lily Tomlin – An Apology to Elephants (HBO/HBO Family) […]

The Amazing World Of Gumball – “The Voice” Recap

by on September 16, 2013
When Darwin and Gumball receive a threatening message on Elmore Plus, they decide to apologize to everybody that they have wronged in order to put their minds at ease. Will it be enough to stop their tormentor? While I’m not happy with how often Gumball has had its airing date changed this season, I am […]

Cartoon Network Premiere Clips & Stills for Week of Sept 16, 2013: “Adventure Time,” “Regular Show,” “Dragons,” & More

by Ed Liuon September 14, 2013
Cartoon Network has provided the following clips, stills, and episode details for new episodes premiering in the week of September 16, 2013. All times provided are Eastern/Pacific. ADVENTURE TIME “The Vault” – Premieres Sept 16, 2013, at 7:00 PM On this week’s episode of Adventure Time, Monday, September 16 at 7:00 p.m. (ET/PT)…”The Vault” — […]

New DC Nation Clips & Stills: “Beware the Batman” and “Teen Titans Go!”

by Ed Liuon September 13, 2013
Warner Bros. Animation has released the following clips, stills, and plot synopses from upcoming new DC Nation programming, set to premiere on Cartoon Network starting this weekend on September 14, 2013. All times listed Eastern/Pacific. The next new DC Nation short will be Aardman’s “DC’s Worlds Funnest,” premiering on the Saturday, September 14, 2013, block […]

New Clips & Stills from Nickelodeon’s “Legend of Korra” Premiere; “Sanjay & Craig;” “Raving Rabbids;” “Monsters vs. Aliens”

by Ed Liuon September 13, 2013
Nickelodeon Debuts Book 2 of Fan-Favorite The Legend of Korra Friday, Sept. 13, at 7:00p.m. (ET/PT) Followed by All-New Episodes of Popular Animated Series, Sanjay and Craig, Rabbids Invasion and Monsters vs. Aliens On Friday, Sept. 13, at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT, The Legend of Korra returns with Book 2: “Spirits” which takes place six months […]

Review: “Wander Over Yonder” – You Should Wander Over Immediately

by KarlOlsonon September 13, 2013
It’s been awhile since we last saw Craig McCracken in action. The genius creator of The Powerpuff Girls and co-creator of Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends seemed to disappear as a wave of new talent spilled onto the US animation scene. While young blood like Pendleton Ward, J.G. Quintel and Alex Hirsch have been delivering […]

Review: “Wander Over Yonder” Worth the Trip

by Weathermanon September 13, 2013
Some shows have a great big high-minded purpose with massive casts and a sprawling epic story with dozens of intersecting plotlines. And some shows are Wander Over Yonder, where there’s just two main characters (so far anyway) and they mostly exist to make themselves laugh. Those two main characters are Wander, a happy-go-lucky guy who […]

PR: Crowds Flock to Scotland’s Biggest Ever Comic Con

by Grant Whiteon September 11, 2013
MCM SCOTLAND COMIC CON – GLASGOW SECC – 6 SEPTEMBER 2013 Crowds Flock to Scotland’s Biggest Ever Comic Con Last Saturday’s MCM Scotland Comic Con was the largest comic convention the country has ever seen, with almost 20,000 visitors coming through the doors of Glasgow’s SECC. “We knew the show was going to be popular, […]

PR: Starz Digital Media Launches Original Comedy Channel “Union Pool” on YouTube

by Ed Liuon September 11, 2013
STARZ DIGITAL MEDIA LAUNCHES ORIGINAL COMEDY CHANNEL “UNION POOL” ON YOUTUBE New Web Series Lineup Includes the Reddit-Inspired TV and Movie Mashup Series “Tvoovies,” Learnings from a Failed Actor on “Hollywood Acting Studio,” and Seafaring Puppet Adventures on “Captain Cornelius Cartoon’s Cartoon Lagoon” Beverly Hills, Calif. – September 10, 2013 – Starz Digital Media is […]

Review: “The Legend of Smurfy Hollow” Charms; “Slugterra: Slug Power!” Stumbles

by Ed Liuon September 11, 2013
I’ll admit that the Smurfs aren’t my favorite characters in the world, either in their original comic book or later animated forms. I like them fine, for the most part, and while I may like things like “The Purple Smurfs” or one of their holiday specials, I think I still tend to approach all things […]