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My Life as a Zucchini

Review: Childhood Overcomes Pain in “My Life As a Zucchini”

by Todd "GWOtaku" DuBoison June 7, 2017
GKIDS Films has made a name for itself importing foreign animation that’s well off the beaten path tread by theatrical animation in the U.S. The stop-motion French-Swiss drama My Life as a Zucchini is one of the finest cases to date. Short on jokes but big on heart, My Life as a Zucchini offers an uncomfortable […]

Toonzone @ MCM London Comic Con October 2016 – Naoyoshi Shiotani Interview

by Grant Whiteon May 25, 2017
Director Naoyoshi Shiotani’s career includes work on productions such as Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Oblivion Island and Fullmetal Alchemist. He attended the convention to specifically discuss his director role in the Psycho-Pass franchise being released by Anime Limited and Toonzone News had the chance to interview him. TOONZONE NEWS:  It’s been said that […]

Deadpool Gets Animated On FXX

by Alex Beanon May 10, 2017
Deadpool will get even more animated than he usually is as FXX has given a 10-episode series order for an adult animated action-comedy series on its channel based on Marvel’s popular quasi-superhero character.[How quasi? Yes, four, of course]. The new Deadpool animated series is FXX’s first animated collaboration with Marvel and is expected to be […]

Marvels The Defenders Trailer

by Alex Beanon May 3, 2017
With some help from Kurt Cobain, everybody eventually figures out they are on the same team in the trailer for Marvel’s “The Defenders” series which will debut on Netflix on August 18, 2017. Marvel’s “The Defenders” stars Charlie Cox as Matt Murdock/Daredevil, Krysten Ritter as Jessica Jones, Mike Colter as Luke Cage and Finn Jones […]

Veronica Taylor, Original Voice Of Ash Ketchum, To Attend MCM London Comic Con May 2017

by Grant Whiteon April 10, 2017
She voiced the hero of a generation kids in the late 90s, voicing Pokemon’s master in training Ash Ketchum as he ventured through regions including Kanto, the Orange Islands and Johto. Now voice actress Veronica Taylor sets out on a new quest  to earn the MCM badge at the ExCel in London this May. Veronica’s […]

Hot Streets

Adult Swim Greenlights Action-Packed “Hot Streets” for Debut in Fall 2017

by Ed Liuon April 1, 2017
Adult Swim Greenlights Action-packed New Animated Series – Hot Streets will Debut in 2017 March 30, 2017 – Adult Swim, who continues to dominate the ratings and remains the #1 in basic cable with millennials for more than a decade, announces the action-packed new animated series that will premiere in the fall, Hot Streets. This […]

Deadpool 2 Trailer – Oh, He’s Not Gonna Walk That One Off

by Alex Beanon March 5, 2017
The unorthodox trailer for “Deadpool 2” has our somewhat indifferent superhero taking too long to change into his superhero garb to help thwart a mugging and ends with a comedic fine print summary of Ernest Hemingway’s classic, “The Old Man and the Sea”…

Toonzone @ MCM London Comic Con October 2016 – Takeshi Honda Interview

by Grant Whiteon February 13, 2017
Takeshi Honda has many prolific credits in the Japanese animation industry, including Evangelion (both the original series and new movies), Ponyo, Millennium Actress, Kill la Kill and Space Dandy. Toonzone News had the chance to pose some questions to him during his UK visit on behalf of Studio Khara and Anime Limited. TOONZONE NEWS:  I’d […]

Naoko Yamada To Attend Glasgow Film Festival Screening Of ‘A Silent Voice’

by Grant Whiteon February 6, 2017
Director Naoko Yamada will be making a rare appearance outside of Japan to discuss her latest film A Silent Voice after a screening to be held by Anime Limited. Occurring at the Glasgow Film Festival Thursday 23rd February, Yamada (whose credits include K-On! and Tamako Market) will discuss with noted anime historian Jonathan Clements the […]