"Thundercats: Season 2 Vol. 1" Extras Announced

by Dan Collinson March 13, 2006
Movieweb has posted the extras found in the upcoming Thundercats: Season 2 Vol. 1 on DVD. The box set contains 34 episodes as well as bonus features. Episode Listing: Disc 1 1. Thundercats Ho! Part 1 2. Thundercats Ho! Part 2 3. Thundercats Ho! Part 3 4. Thundercats Ho! Part 4 5. Thundercats Ho! Part […]

"The Secret World of Benjamin Bear" Comes to DVD

by Zeddon March 13, 2006
Genius Products, Inc. has set a spring 2006 street date for the U.S. home entertainment release of PorchLight Entertainment’s The Secret World of Benjamin Bear, produced by Amberwood Entertainment. The following four new DVDs will be available at retail outlets beginning May 23, 2006: The Secret World of Benjamin Bear: Having Fun with Pets The […]

Nick Jr. Commemorates 10 Years of "Blue’s Clues"

by Zeddon March 13, 2006
Nick Jr. is inviting preschoolers, parents, and educators alike to join in commemorating the 10th anniversary of Blue’s Clues. Nick Jr. will kick off a special celebration of the series by introducing the audience to a new character–Blue’s brother–on the hour-long primetime movie Meet Blue’s Baby Brother on Sunday, September 10, 2006, from 7:00pm – […]

"SpongeBob SquarePants: The Yellow Avenger" Comes to the PSP

by Zeddon March 13, 2006
SpongeBob SquarePants: The Yellow Avenger has shipped for the PSP (PlayStation Portable) System, THQ has announced. Based on the characters of Nickelodeon’s animated television show SpongeBob SquarePants, the game explores a new dimension of SpongeBob as a superhero and is now available at retail outlets nationwide. [Source: PR Newswire]

Cartoon Network UK Brings Animated Shorts Back to the Cinema

by Zeddon March 13, 2006
The cartoon short before the main feature used to be an integral part of the cinema going experience. Generations of adults remember them fondly and now in a media first, Cartoon Network UK is bringing them back as a way of promoting its TV brand to the kids of today. This seven figure campaign is […]

Uncle Ben to Return in "Spider-Man 3"

by La Parkaon March 13, 2006
Superhero Hype! reports that Cliff Robertson will return in the upcoming Spider-Man 3.

"Taro The Dragon Boy" A Decent Alternative to Miyazaki and Disney

by Dukeon March 13, 2006
We have seen an extremely limited amount of old school anime here in the ‘States. Sure, we have the popular series such as Astro Boy, Speed Racer, Mobile Suit Gundam, Lupin III, Gigantor, and the like, but the vast majority stays in Japan. Whether it’s because the tapes are in bad condition or that most […]

"Hand Maid Mai": Cyberdyne’s Abandonware Could Have Been Better, Faster, Stronger

by Chad Boninon March 12, 2006
Hideo Ozu, a slacker video editor for a seedy video company (think SoftCel) that releases live-action videos of an adult nature (think La Blue Girl), hasn’t been able to rise up and become a movie director. On the other hand, his childhood friend Mai Kurosawa seems to have achieved her goal, and is on the […]

New Interview With "Spawn" Supervising Director Eric Radomski

by Bird Boyon March 11, 2006
Toon Zone’s new Todd McFarlane’s Spawn website has launched, and included in the site is a new interview with the first animated Spawn‘s supervising director, Eric Radomski. The interview goes into Radomski’s career on the show and his overall thoughts on the show’s quality and production. Further interviews are to be added to the site […]

BCI Releases KFS All Star DVD

by Dan Collinson March 11, 2006
BCI Eclipse, the company that distributes the He-Man DVDs (along with the upcoming She-Ra DVD), will distribute Animated All Stars. The two-disc, dual sided DVDs will feature a whopping 50 cartoons licensed by Hearst Entertainment (owners of King Features Syndicate). The set includes Flash Gordon, Betty Boop, Beetle Bailey, Prince Valiant, and Defenders of the […]