"Transformers" Live Action Movie Greenlit

by Conekilleron March 5, 2006
Producer Don Murphy has announced on his message board that the live action Transformers movie has been officially greenlit. In addition, Ian Bryce, the project’s Line Producer, mentions that casting for the human characters is underway and that casting for the Transformers themselves will come at a later date. Furthermore, shooting is “gearing up” to […]

Disney Channel March 2006 Animated Movies & Specials (Updated 3/5)

by Zeddon March 5, 2006
The following is a list of the animated movies and specials scheduled to air on Disney Channel during the month of March: Aladdin And The King Of Thieves (1996) Saturday, March 4 (1:00 p.m., ET/PT) Disney’s Kim Possible Movie: So The Drama (2005) Monday, March 13 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) An Extremely Goofy Movie (2000) Tuesday, […]

Yamato USA Announces Anime Action Figures

by Zeddon March 5, 2006
Yamato USA, the North American division of the Yamato Toy Group, has announced several releases from Yamato’s Story! Image! Figure! collections: Cowboy Bebop — Spike Speigel PVC Statue; Cutie Honey — Hurricane Honey & Sister Jill PVC Statues; Please Twins Karen Onodera & Miina Miyafujii PVC Statues; and Monkey Punch Girls Collection Trading Figures. More […]

CPM Releases "Negadon: The Monster From Mars" Teaser Trailer

by Zeddon March 5, 2006
Central Park Media has uploaded the North American teaser trailer for Negadon: The Monster From Mars. The trailer can be downloaded at [Source: Central Park Media]

Batman Featured on Boomerang

by Zeddon March 5, 2006
Boomerang, the sister station of Cartoon Network, will feature Batman as their character spotlight for March. Episodes of the animated series will air Saturdays and Sundays from 2:00pm – 4:00pm (ET). [Source:] (via Dan Collins)

"Minoriteam" Comes to Adult Swim Sunday, March 19

by Zeddon March 5, 2006
The new Adult Swim series Minoriteam, created by Adam de la Peña, Todd James and Peter Girardi, will debut on Sunday, March 19, at 12:00am (ET/PT). [Source: Cartoon Network]

"Robot Chicken" Season 2 Premieres April 2

by Zeddon March 5, 2006
The second season of Robot Chicken — the animated series that parodies politics, celebrity culture, and everything else by animating customized toys and action figures — arrives on Adult Swim on Sunday, April 2, at 11:30pm (ET/PT). Season two of Robot Chicken, created by Seth Green and Matthew Senreich, will air weekly and will include […]

Three New Fourth Generation Pokémon Revealed

by Dukeon March 4, 2006
Last month, Nintendo revealed a new Pokémon, Manaphy, who is a legendary in the upcoming Pokémon Diamond/Pearl video games for the Nintendo DS, and the star of the 9th Pokémon movie, Pokémon Ranger and the Prince of the Sea: Manaphy. When Manaphy was revealed, three other Pokémon were shadowed out, promised to be revealed later […]

Dragonball Z "Crash Course": It’s The End Of The Run As We Know It

by Chad Boninon March 4, 2006
Seven years after the fight with the monster Cell, life has returned to normal. The Z Warriors have all gone their seperate ways since Goku’s death; Gohan is going to High School, Bulma and Vegeta have (relatively) settled down, and the children Trunks and Goten have been sparring. Gohan’s double life as the Great Saiyaman […]

CN Announces New Shows, Renewals at Upfront (Updated)

by Benon March 3, 2006
At the first part of their upfront presentation in New York this morning, Cartoon Network announced their slate of new projects and acquisitions for the coming year. CN offically announced a new original series titled Squirrel Boy, created and produced by Everett Peck, creator of Duckman. In Squirrel Boy, Andy, voiced by Pamela S. Adlon, […]