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Review: "Senran Kagura: Ninja Flash!" In The Pan

by Chad Boninon April 24, 2015
Did you see that cute girl walking to class? If you did, she must not be a ninja. The Good Ninjas take special classes at Hanzo Academy, sight unseen from the common people, and are engaged in a never-ending battle against the Evil Ninjas of the Serpent Academy. Engaged in their martial arts training, they […]

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CLIP: USA Today on New Female Transformers Joining the Robots in Disguise

by Ed Liuon April 24, 2015
USA Today covers Strongarm, Windblade, and Victorion: a trio of female Transformers that are among the newest additions to Hasbro’s perennial toy/cartoon/unfortunate-Michael-Bay-live-action-movie franchise and an explicit outreach to the many female Transformers fans. While female characters have been present in Transformers (stretching back to Arcee and Chromia in the original 1980’s cartoon series), the enthusiastic […]

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Chris O'Dowd Narrates New Nick Jr. UK Show "Puffin Rock"

by Grant Whiteon April 24, 2015
Irish actor and comedian Chris O’Dowd (The IT Crowd, Moone Boy) will be taking the role of narrator in Nick Jr’s new animated series Puffin Rock. Produced by an alliance of Oscar nominated Irish animation studio Cartoon Saloon, Penguin Random House Children’s publishing and Dog Ears media, the series focuses on the puffling Oona and […]
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Cartoon Network UK Releases "The Amazing World of Gumball: Rainbow Ruckus" On iOS And Android

by Grant Whiteon April 24, 2015
Fans of The Amazing World of Gumball can now play a brand new game, Rainbow Ruckus.  Available on both iOS and Android devices, the game sees Gumball and Darwin on a quest to thwart the villainous Jealousy from stealing the rainbow in the sky above Elmore.  The boys must navigate his sewer lair to return […]

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Time for Your Peabody Award, Doc McStuffins

by Ed Liuon April 23, 2015
DISNEY JUNIOR’S “DOC MCSTUFFINS” WINS PEABODY AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN CHILDREN’S PROGRAMMING Disney Junior’s “Doc McStuffins” has won the Peabody Award in the Children/Youth category. The prestigious award recognizes outstanding storytelling in electronic media. The acclaimed animated series for kids age 2-7, which was recognized for its “disarming, inspiring storytelling,” depicts a young girl who […]
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Nickelodeon Greenlights "Welcome to the Wayne" for Television

by Ed Liuon April 23, 2015
NICKELODEON’S FIRST DIGITAL SERIES WELCOME TO THE WAYNE GREENLIT FOR TELEVISION 20-Episode Animated Adventure with Companion App to Debut in 2016 Burbank, Calif., (April, 23, 2015)–Nickelodeon, the number-one entertainment brand for kids, announced today it has ordered 20 episodes of the comedy-adventure series, Welcome to the Wayne, marking its first digital short-form series to be […]

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Hulu Gains Cartoon Network and Adult Swim Programming in Turner Broadcasting Deal

by Todd "GWOtaku" DuBoison April 23, 2015
The video streaming service Hulu and Turner Broadcasting have reportedly reached their first-ever multiyear licensing deal, which secures Hulu exclusive rights to programming from television networks Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, TBS and TNT. Under the deal Hulu will debut current animated series from Adult Swim and Cartoon Network for the first time, in addition to […]
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DC to Launch "DC Super Hero Girls" Universe in Fall 2015

by Todd "GWOtaku" DuBoison April 22, 2015
DC Entertainment has announced today the forthcoming launch of the “DC Super Hero Girls” universe in Fall 2015, an expansive new project that will span multiple mediums and a myriad of new product lines. DC’s purpose is to develop a distinct setting for girl-centric storytelling and products targeted directly at the 6 – 12 female […]