Brian Ward Dives Headfirst into Mobius and "Sonic the Hedgehog"

by Alex Weitzmanon March 27, 2007
Last time we heard from Brian Ward, Toon Zone was talking to him via e-mail. This time, in honor of the DVD release of the SatAM series of Sonic the Hedgehog, I drove out myself to Los Angeles and took a look at Shout! Factory in person. Meeting Brian Ward face-to-face, we grabbed a couple […]

"Witchblade Anime" Clip On-line

by Ed Liuon March 26, 2007 has a 5-minute video clip from Witchblade Anime available for viewing on-line. The project is the first collaboration between Top Cow, FUNimation, and Studio Gonzo to introduce new elements into the Witchblade franchise.

Neil Patrick Harris in "Justice League" Movie

by Ed Liuon March 26, 2007
The cast biographies on the NCAA How I Met Your Mother Picks states that actor Neil Patrick Harris “will appear in the upcoming Justice League movie.” It was not clear whether the statement applied to one of the direct-to-video DC animated movies (presumably DC: The New Frontier) or to the announced live-action movie project. (via […]

"BoBoBo-Bo Bo-BoBo" Volume 1: Is Illumitoon a "Bo-nafide Protector" Of These Rights?

by Chad Boninon March 26, 2007
Czar Baldy Bald hopes to rid the world of hair. To accomplish this, he has sent squadrons across the world to rid the scalps of the populace of their follicles. One man stands in his way, though, and that man’s full name is complicated. He is BoBoBo-Bo Bo-BoBo. Along with his friends Beauty, Don Patch, […]

TMNT shells up $25.4 million!

by Jacob T. Paschalon March 25, 2007
Shell yeah! Your favorite mean green fightin’ machines rack up twenty-five point four million on their first weekend back! [Source: Super Hero Hype]

Hugo Weaving to Voice Megatron in Live-Action "Transformers" Movie

by Jacob T. Paschalon March 25, 2007
Mr. Hugo Weaving (Agent Smith of the Matrix trilogy) will be voicing Megatron in Michael Bay’s live adaptation of Hasbro’s toy franchise. Transformers is slated to hit movie theaters on July 4, 2007 starring Shia LaBeouf, Peter Cullen, Megan Fox, and Hugo Weaving. [Source:]

Comcast Hosts ‘Final’ Spider-Man 3 Trailer

by Nobuyuki samaon March 24, 2007
In an advertisement shown during CBS’s broadcast of the NCAA basketball tourney today, Comcast is now hosting the newest and “final” trailer for Spider-Man 3, streamed in Apple QuickTime High-Definition on their exclusive website. Spider-Man 3 is set to open in theaters on May 4, 2007.

"Space Ghost & Dino Boy" and "Birdman & the Galaxy Trio" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson March 24, 2007 reports that Warner will release Space Ghost & Dino Boy: The Complete Series and Birdman & The Galaxy Trio: The Complete Series on DVD on July 17. Both DVDs will be 2 disc sets containing 20 episodes from each series. Space Ghost & Dino Boy chronicles the adventures of the space age superhero who […]

Droopy Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson March 24, 2007 reports that Warner Brothers is releasing the sad, but lovable basset hound in Tex Avery’s Droopy: The Complete Theatrical Collection. Its a 2-disc box set containing 24 remastered and unedited theatrical shorts from 1943-1958. It also containsa documentary as well as a gag reel. The box will be in store on May 15th.

Speed Racer Has Been Cast

by Dukeon March 24, 2007
Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures today announced that they have found the actor who will portray the title role in its upcoming live-action adaptation of Speed Racer. Emile Hirsch (The Lords of Dogtown, Alpha Dog, Into the Wild) has been cast as the Mach 5 driver. A YouTube video of Hirsch talking about his […]