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Wreck-It Ralph 2 Still A Possibility

by Peter Paltridgeon July 13, 2015
Wreck-It Ralph was an excellent film that could easily adapt itself for a sequel. It also had the unlucky fate of being the movie that came before Frozen, though I suppose being the movie that came AFTER Frozen makes for a worse shadow to live under (will we ever see the Big Hero 6 team […]

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Review: "Minions" Needs Less Story, More Stupid

by Ed Liuon July 13, 2015
The Minions were a favorite element in the Despicable Me movies, so it was only a matter of time before they got their own feature film. The good news about Minions is that the trio of them that anchor the movie are as adorable, idiotic, and hilarious as ever. The kids who will undoubtedly flock […]
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SDCC2015: Berkeley Breathed Hints At A Return To Cartooning

by Peter Paltridgeon July 12, 2015
While the world’s greatest living non-reclusive cartoonist, Berkeley Breathed, WAS a guest at San Diego Comic-Con (part of the IDW booth), he did not speak at a panel or on a podium to my knowledge. He may have spoken in a low voice to fans he deemed worthy. Nevertheless, he did manage to drop a […]

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SDCC2015: First Look At Sanjay And Craig Episode Featuring Anthony Bourdain

by Peter Paltridgeon July 12, 2015
Today Nickelodeon held its “Everything Other Than Spongebob” panel at San Diego Comic-Con. Nick fans got to peek at upcoming series Pig Goat Banana Cricket and The Loud House, as well as Harvey Beaks, but the lion’s share of the panel was centered around Sanjay and Craig. Sitting on the panel were Maulik Pancholy (30 […]
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SDCC2015: Robot Chicken Goes Commercial

by Peter Paltridgeon July 12, 2015
During its “Adult Swim on the Green” screening last Thursday, the chaotic cable network revealed its latest Robot Chicken crossover. They’ve worked with Star Wars, they’ve stop-motioned the DC superheroes….what could be next? A co-production with KFC where the Robot Chicken himself runs into Colonel Sanders, that’s what. Attendees of the screening got to see […]

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SDCC2015: First Look At Spongebob Episode "Lost In Bikini Bottom"

by Peter Paltridgeon July 12, 2015
This Saturday, during the Spongebob Squarepants panel at SDCC, attendees played trivia and listened to a live table read featuringTom Kenny (SpongeBob), Bill Fagerbakke (Patrick Star), Rodger Bumpass (Squidward) and Dee Bradley Baker (everyone else). The read was of the episode “Idiot Box,” the leading result of a poll offered to fans online. But the […]
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SDCC2015: Star vs. The Forces of Evil/Penn Zero: Part Time Hero Panel

by slaion July 11, 2015
Disney XD’s Penn Zero: Part Time Hero and Star vs. The Forces of Evil were highlighted this year in a shared panel consisting of Penn Zero creators Jared Bush and Sam Levine; the voice of Sashi, Tania Gunaldi; the voice of Penn, Tom Middleditch; Star creator Daron Nefcy; the voice of Star, Eden Sher; and the voice of Marco, Adam […]

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SDCC2015: Legend Of Korra Graphic Novels Coming From Dark Horse

by Peter Paltridgeon July 11, 2015
Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino appeared at San Diego Comic-Con not just to plug their respective separate projects but to reveal the next chapter in the Avatar: The Last Airbender graphic novel series (which will be called “Smoke and Shadow”). They also revealed Dark Horse, who publishes the Avatar comics as well as the […]
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SDCC2015: The Legend of Korra to continue via Dark Horse Comics Panel Summary

by slaion July 11, 2015
I was surprised to see there would be an Avatar: The Last Airbender, The Legend of Korra panel on this year’s San Diego Comic-Con schedule since both shows have finished their run on Nickelodeon, plus both co-creators, Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino, said last year’s panel would be their last San Diego panel.  I guess they just meant the […]