“Star Wars Rebels” to Join Disney Infinity 3.0

by Ed Liuon June 17, 2015
Disney Infinity has announced that four Star Wars Rebels characters will be joining the previously announced Star Wars characters set to debut with the Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, coming this fall to Sony’s PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3; Nintendo’s Wii U; and Microsoft’s Xbox One and Xbox 360. Ezra Bridger, Kanan Jarrus, Sabine Wren, and […]

Toonzone At MCM London Comic Con May 2015 – Hidetaka Tenjin Live Drawing Session

by Grant Whiteon June 15, 2015
The panel was opened by an introduction by Anime Limited president Andrew Partridge. Tenjin (appearing as a guest on behalf of Viewster) opened the panel by beaming in English “Hello, good afternoon! I’m from Japan. Thanks for coming this session!” before wryly adding “I’m from Japan and I can’t speak English, okay?” The rest of […]


Toonzone At MCM London Comic Con May 2015 – Hidetaka Tenjin Interview

by Grant Whiteon June 3, 2015
Although popular in his native Japan, the internet has allowed people in many other countries to become fans of the work of Hidetaka Tenjin. Boasting credits in illustration, design and voice acting, he is perhaps most famous for the illustrations he has provided to the world of Macross in addition to box art for Bandai’s […]

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Cartoon Network UK Mixes It Up With ‘Mixels Rush’ App Game

by Grant Whiteon May 21, 2015
Cartoon Network UK have announced the launch of new game ‘Mixels Rush’. A joint development between Cartoon Network and the LEGO Group, Mixels focuses on various tribes of crazy creatures who can use their special ability to combine together into powerful new forms. The game, available on iOS, Android and Amazon devices, sees players guide […]
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UK Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Cartoonito Announce June Highlights

by Grant Whiteon May 20, 2015
Summer is upon us and the temperature is rising with Cartoon Network UK’s June highlights. From 1st, weeknights at 6pm bring brand new episodes of Uncle Grandpa followed by brand new episodes of Steven Universe at 6:30pm. The channel also plans to premiere’ Xiaolin Showdown’sequel Xiaolin Chronicles, focussing on young monks in training who must […]


Japanese Mecha Designer And Illustrator Hidetaka Tenjin To Attend MCM London Comic Con

by Grant Whiteon May 13, 2015
MCM have announced that Japanese design talent Hidetaka Tenjin will be attending as Anime Guest of Honour for the Friday and Saturday of their May London event, 22-24th. Tenjin’s work includes a long history with the popular mecha classic Macross, Hellsing Ultimate, Glass Fleet and Aquarion. He has also provided the lavish box art for […]
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Star Wars Comes to Disney Infinity 3.0 in Fall 2015

by Ed Liuon May 6, 2015
Disney has announced that their hybrid toy/video game platform Disney Infinity will add the Star Wars universe in their 3.0 release, adding to the existing Disney, Pixar, and Marvel characters already available in the 1.0 and 2.0 versions. Enhancements to the Toy Box will add Toy Box Speedway (kart racing) and Toy Box Takeover (action-adventure), […]


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 […]

DC to Launch “DC Super Hero Girls” Universe in Fall 2015

by Todd 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 […]