Donald Glover to Play Miles Morales Spider-Man

by Ed Liuon August 26, 2014
Actor Donald Glover is set to play Spider-Man in an upcoming episode of Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors on Disney XD. In the series, Peter Parker travels between realities in pursuit of the Green Goblin, trying to prevent the Goblin from acquiring DNA samples from alternate universe Spider-Men. Glover will voice Miles Morales, the character who […]


Otakon 2014: Interview – Masao Maruyama on Studio MAPPA and its Works

by Todd DuBoison August 22, 2014
Masao Maruyama’s storied career spans the lifetime of the modern anime industry itself. He started out with Mushi Productions before going on to found the animation studio Madhouse in 1972, where he spent over four decades producing scores of noteworthy anime titles and working with some of the finest talent in the business. Such series […]


Disney/Pixar’s Lava To Erupt In Hiroshima This Weekend

by Alex Beanon August 21, 2014
The Disney/Pixar seven-minnute short “Lava” will make its debut at the Hiroshima International Animation Festival in Hiroshima, Japan, on August 22, 2014 [though it’s USA release will not be until June 19, 2015 as the opening feature for “Inside Out”]. Hawaiian singer Kuana Torres Kahele talks about his role in the film…

Mega Slowbro

Mega Slowbro Coming to Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

by Shawn Hopkinson August 18, 2014
Yes, even Slowbro has a Mega Evolution in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire. Although this armored form boosts his defensive abilities tremendously, he still somehow manages to look even sillier and more helpless. The Mega Slowbro  was revealed over the weekend at the 2014 Pokémon World Championships in Washington, DC by Junichi Masuda, video game director at […]


SDCC 2014: Hologram Homer Sued

by Alex Beanon August 15, 2014
A hologram of Homer Simpson that appeared onstage with creator Matt Groening at this year’s Comic Con in San Diego has created a lawsuit opportunity for the company Hologram USA, which claims it owns the technology used to create Hologram Homer and wasn’t contacted for authorization nor paid a licensing fee by Fox to use […]