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We Could See More Of Samurai Jack In The Future….Maybe

by Peter Paltridgeon November 1, 2017
The complete series hits Blu-Ray this week…but have we truly seen the last of Samurai Jack? Would series creator Genndy Tartakovsky ever consider returning to the director’s chair again? SyFy Wire brought Tartakovsky in for an interview and he covers a lot of ground relating to the series and the fifth season in particular. Here […]
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New Steven Universe Trailer And Return Date

by Peter Paltridgeon October 30, 2017
When in the name of Rose Quartz is Cartoon Network going to let some fresh episodes of Steven Universe out of their fortress? How does less than two months sound? We finally have confirmation of when the show will be returning to the air: this December. CN confirmed this afternoon that after a drought of […]

Review: “Sword Art Online: The Movie – Ordinal Scale”

by slaion October 30, 2017
Sword Art Online: The Movie – Ordinal Scale follows the events of the second season of the anime series. For those not familiar with the series, there’s a short recap of the pertinent details at the beginning of the movie, though the movie also serves as a nice refresher to fans of the series (which […]

It Was Bound To Happen: The Joker Has Kidnapped Mark Hamill!

by Peter Paltridgeon October 27, 2017
What would happen if Mark Hamill met the Joker? Would the entire universe implode? It would be a question worth asking if it hadn’t already been answered, thanks to this excellent new Justice League Action short. Recognizing Hamill on the street, Joker poses as a cab driver in order to kidnap him and ransom him […]

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VIZ Media’s Anime NYC 2017 Schedule

by Peter Paltridgeon October 25, 2017
What’s VIZ Media got planned for Anime NYC this year? Looking for a guide? VIZ shared it with us this afternoon and we’ve got the entirety posted below. VIZ is once again designating one day of the con as Sailor Moon Day and inviting a boatload of Sailor Scout VAs to participate. Stephanie Sheh, Kate […]
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Dragon Ball FighterZ Dated For January; Open Beta Planned

by Peter Paltridgeon October 23, 2017
Curious when the highly anticipated Dragon Ball FighterZ game will be released? As of today, we now know when….and more. How can you gain access to the open beta? Dragon Ball FighterZ, first shown off at E3 last June, will arrive on PS4, XBox One and PC January 26, 2018. There will also be a […]

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Steven Universe: Save The Light Introduces Hessonite

by Peter Paltridgeon October 23, 2017
Ready for Steven Universe: Save The Light to hit gaming consoles next week? You already know of one new character in the game, but were you aware of another? Today they pulled the curtain off Hessonite, a Homeworld commander and boss of Squaridot, who was introduced earlier. The backstory behind the game is that the […]
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Women Of Animation Release Open Letter Denouncing Harassment

by Peter Paltridgeon October 20, 2017
The fallout from the Weinstein scandal has inspired women across the entertainment industry to go public with their stories of men abusing their positions of power to get away with sexual harassment. This week multiple women came forward with harassment stories involving animation veteran Chris Savino, who has now been fired from Nickelodeon. The problem […]

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Here’s Why Hayao Miyazaki Returned To Filmmaking

by Peter Paltridgeon October 18, 2017
Remember four years ago when Hayao Miyazaki said he was officially retiring from making cartoons? As of this year, he’s back again….so what changed his mind? In 2013 Miyazaki left Studio Ghibli, citing his fading eyesight and aging body as a motive. “I feel that my days in feature film are done,” he said. “If […]
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“Baymax Returns” to Launch “Big Hero 6 The Series” on November 20, 2017

by Ed Liuon October 18, 2017
BIG HERO 6 THE SERIES LAUNCHES WITH PRIMETIME TV MOVIE ‘BAYMAX RETURNS,’ MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20, SIMULTANEOUSLY ON DISNEY XD AND DISNEY CHANNEL — Series to Debut Early 2018 on Disney XD — SAN FRANSOKYO – Disney XD’s animated “Big Hero 6 The Series” is set to launch MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20 (8:00-9:00 p.m. EST), with a […]