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Archive of American Television Interviews on Google Video

by Ed Liuon October 27, 2005
A Mark Evanier’s weblog from the Archive of American Television has been published by Google Video. Interviews with animation industry insiders Phil Roman and Joseph Barbera are included in the archives. (via Mark Evanier’s weblog)

More Info on Ty Templeton's "Planet of the Apes" Comics

by Ed Liuon October 27, 2005
Mr. Comics has issued a press release with more information about the upcoming Planet of the Apes comic book to be written by Ty Templeton (Batman Adventures) and Joe O’Brien (Robocop: Prime Directives). Links to more preview artwork and other on-line interviews with the creative team are included in the release.

Golden Age Animator Martha Sigall Interviewed

by Ed Liuon October 27, 2005
Martha Sigall has been interviewed by Comicon.com’s PULSE News. Sigall has been working in animation since the 1930’s, and has worked with such legends as Bob Clampett, Tex Avery, Chuck Jones, and Friz Freleng. She has just published a memoir titled Living Life Inside the Lines.

"Sakura Diaries" Vol. 1: One Re-Release Too Many

by Dr. Daedaluson October 27, 2005
ADV originally released Sakura Diaries back in 2000. At the time, ADV didn’t realize they had dubbed an edited version. So they re-released it with the unedited version (with nudity), but only included the Japanese audio and English subtitles. Now, five years later, ADV has decided to re-re-release it with a new English track. Sakura […]

Duane Capizzi Remembers "Men in Black: The Series"

by James Harveyon October 27, 2005
With The Batman Versus Dracula now on shelves, and the third season of The Batman off to a great start, Toon Zone sat down with writer, editor, and story producer Duane Capizzi to talk about one of his earlier Kids’ WB cartoons, Men In Black: The Animated Series. Based on the popular live-action movies, this […]

"DuckTales", "Rescue Rangers" Episode Lists Confirmed

by Matthew Williamson October 26, 2005
TV Shows on DVD has confirmed the final episode lineup for Disney’s eagerly anticipated DuckTales and Chip N’ Dale Rescue Rangers DVDs. Each set will contain the first 27 episodes of each series – but with one imporant caveat – the pilot origin “movies” have not been included. It is unclear whether Disney will include […]

J.M. DeMatteis Talks "Defenders"

by Ed Liuon October 26, 2005
Writer J.M. DeMatteis (Justice League Unlimited, Abadazad) is the subject of a feature article at Comicon.com’s PULSE News talking about his Defenders mini-series from Marvel Comics. Issue #4 of the five-issue mini-series is on comic stands now.

Mr. Incredible Arrested for Solicitation

by Ed Liuon October 26, 2005
News reports state that superhero Mr. Incredible was recently arrested by the Los Angeles Police Department and charged with solicitation infractions. Elmo the Muppet was arrested in the same operation. Both were later released on $100 bond and returned to the site of the arrest on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Agent Rick Dicker of […]

"Ed, Edd 'n' Eddy's Boo Haw Haw": Hauntingly Great Art, Terrifyingly Mediocre Writing

by Killtacularon October 26, 2005
Since it began, Ed Edd ‘n’ Eddy has been dogged by a reputation as an ugly and annoying show, and despite performing well with kids it has yet to see much appreciation from animation enthusiasts or industry professionals. I can’t for the life of me understand why. While everyone is busy trying to rebuild the […]

"Ed, Edd 'n' Eddy's Boo Haw Haw": More Manic Fun from the Cul-De-Sac

by Dr. Daedaluson October 26, 2005
Another in the string of themed specials, Ed, Edd ‘n’ Eddy’s Boo Haw Haw tries its hand at Halloween, with hilarious results. To get into the holiday spirit, Ed watches horror movies all night. His room is literally a video store of horror tapes. As a result, Ed’s perceptions morph into a chaotic nightmare vision […]