"Mission: Magic!" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson April 15, 2007 reports that BCI is releasing the cartoon that launched the career of Rick Springfield in Mission: Magic! The Complete Series on DVD May 8th. Mission: Magic! is about Miss Tickle, who runs an “Adventurer’s Club” consist of six kids – Vinnie, Kim, Harvey, Franklin, Carol and Socks. And they go to far off adventures […]

"Sonic the Hedgehog": A Fan Looks Back

by Alex Weitzmanon April 14, 2007
It’s a reviewer’s job to be objective, but you, the reader, are going to have a hard time perceiving my objectivity this time. As anybody with half a brain and the ability to Google can discover, I am, or at least was, a major Sonic SatAM fanboy. I haven’t been an active fan for quite […]

"Sonic The Hedgehog": A Classic, Or a Sign of Bad Games to Come?

by Chad Boninon April 14, 2007
Mobius is in a state of war. Julian Kintobor has usurped the throne of the Kingdom of Acorn and re-christened its capital “Robotropolis” and himself “Dr. Robotnik.” Using stolen technology, he is out to turn his enemies into mindless slaves and pollute the planet. One force stands in his way. The Freedom Fighters, with the […]

Dana Snyder, "Master Shake," on "Aqua Teen Hunger Force" Movie; Chuck McCann Pt. 3

by Ed Liuon April 13, 2007
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts column has spoken to voice actor Dana Snyder about Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters. Snyder, the voice of Master Shake, discusses where he gets his character inspiration from and why the movie took so long to make. The column also includes part 3 of the Chuck McCann interview, […]

Roscoe Lee Browne 1925 – 2007

by Ed Liuon April 13, 2007
Actor Roscoe Lee Browne (sometimes credited as Roscoe Lee Brown or Roscoe Brown) passed away on April 11, 2007, at the age of 81. Browne’s long career on stage and screen was peppered with several prominent voice acting roles, including Mr. Arrow in Treasure Planet, the Kingpin in the late 1990’s Spider-Man animated series, and […]

Alan Burnett on His "Superman/Batman" Story Arc

by Ed Liuon April 13, 2007
Writer Alan Burnett has been interviewed by’s PULSE News about his upcoming six-issue story arc on DC Comics’ Superman/Batman, starting with issue #37. In addition to details about his story (including the tantalizing hint of “Zebra Batman”), Burnett briefly discusses his career in animation from SuperFriends to The Batman.

Christina Ricci Joins "Speed Racer" Cast

by Dukeon April 13, 2007
Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow have announced that Christina Ricci (The Opposite of Sex, Sleepy Hollow) will join Emile Hirsch in the live-action adaptation of Speed Racer, directed by Larry and Andy Wachowski of Matrix fame. Ricci will play Trixie, Speed’s girlfriend from the classic series. John Goodman and Susan Sarandon have also been confirmed […]

Press Release: Christina Ricci to Star in "Speed Racer"

by Dukeon April 13, 2007
Christina Ricci to Star in Warner Bros. Pictures‘ and Village Roadshow Pictures’ ”Speed Racer” To see a video interview with Christina Ricci talking about being cast in the role of Trixie in ”Speed Racer,” go to http: Christina Ricci has been set to star opposite Emile Hirsch in Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Village Roadshow Pictures’ […]

Bejuba Unveils "Jibber Jabber"

by Grant Whiteon April 13, 2007
Canadian distributor Bejuba will show early episodes of Jibber Jabber at next week’s MipTV trade show, C21Media reports. The new CGI show, about imaginative 7-year old twins, will air on YTV.

Toy Deal Struck for "Di-Gata Defenders"

by Grant Whiteon April 13, 2007
Nelvana has awarded Spin Master the master toy license for their action series Di-Gata Defenders, C21Media reports. The show has been licensed to a number of new countries, including Jetix in the UK, Raisat in Italy and Cartoon Network Australia.