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NY Times on Anti-Aging Efforts for Vintage Disney Animation

by Ed Liuon May 8, 2015
The New York Times covers a major initiative between the Disney Animation Research Library and the Getty Conservation Institute to preserve some of the studio’s oldest animation artwork, many of which are deteriorating. Tiny samples from animation cels will be exposed to a battery of lab tests to simulate long-term exposure to conditions like extreme […]

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"Mighty Magiswords" Launches on Cartoon Network Anything as First Original Digital Series

by Ed Liuon May 8, 2015
Mighty Magiswords, The First Original Digital Series from Cartoon Network Studios, Begins Multiplatform Content Rollout The Story Starts in Kids’ Hands with Exclusive Premiere on Cartoon Network Anything App Mighty Magiswords is now the first original series to engage fans on the award-winning mobile micronetwork Cartoon Network Anything, voted as one of Google Play’s Best […]
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Review: "Tokyo Ravens" Season One Part One - Taking Flight

by macattackon May 8, 2015
Another review, another anime series based on a light novel series. It would be so easy to just go “ho hum,” right? Light novels have almost supplanted manga as source material for anime adaptations, and while there might be any number of reasons why the format is so appealing, it is a trend that feels […]

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Adult Swim Upfront Programming Slate for 2015-16

by Peter Paltridgeon May 7, 2015
In advance of the Turner Upfront scheduled for May 13, Adult Swim has revealed their 2015-2016 season plans in a new, lengthy press release. This was awfully nice of them, as you don’t have to sit and listen to their musical guest performer, Miley Cyrus, to get the desired information. In animated news, TV Sucks […]

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Ginnifer Goodwin and Jason Bateman Anchor Disney's "Zootopia" Voice Cast

by Ed Liuon May 6, 2015
DISNEY’S ZOOTOPIA VOICE CAST REVEALED Ginnifer Goodwin and Jason Bateman Head to “Zootopia” Walt Disney Animation Studios welcomes Ginnifer Goodwin and Jason Bateman to “Zootopia,” Disney’s 2016 animated feature set in a modern mammal metropolis. Goodwin (ABC’s “Once Upon a Time,” “Something Borrowed,” “Walk the Line”) will lend her voice to an optimistic bunny named […]

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Nickelodeon Rolls Out New Multi-Platform "Blaze and the Monster Machines" Content for May 2015

by Ed Liuon May 6, 2015
NICKELODEON ROLLS OUT NEW BLAZE AND THE MONSTER MACHINES CONTENT ACROSS TV, DIGITAL AND MORE FOR MONTH OF MAY Nick Debuts “Dragon Island Duel” TV Special May 25 at 11 a.m. (ET/PT), Launches Dedicated Online Game, App Update and All-New Consumer Products Line Inspired by Hit Preschool STEM Curriculum Series Blaze and the Monster Machines […]
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Anime Limited Bumps Up Revised Release Of "Durarara!!"

by Grant Whiteon May 6, 2015
Anime Limited’s revised release of Durarara!! for the UK has been bumped up Monday 18th May. This release, available on both DVD & Blu-ray, corrects assorted presentation issues found within the company’s previous release of the title (read our review of that version/the series here).  Anime Limited have personally created this revised release using the […]