"Superman Returns" Teaser Trailer Coming

by La Parkaon November 10, 2005
Superhero Hype! reports that a teaser trailer for Superman Returns will be attached to Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. The trailer will run for one minute and thirty-three seconds. Superman Returns comes to theaters on June 30, 2006.

Buena Vista Games Releases "Kim Possible: Kimmunicator"

by Zeddon November 9, 2005
Buena Vista Games has released Kim Possible: Kimmunicator, the first Kim Possible game created for the Nintendo DS. The game has a suggested retail price of $29.99 and is rated E for Everyone by the Entertainment Software Rating Board. [Source: Business Wire]

Noggin, Team Up

by Zeddon November 9, 2005
Noggin and have teamed up to extend the NOGGIN brand. An exclusive NOGGIN shop will launch Tuesday, November 15, via and The store will sell merchandise for both parents and children, featuring NOGGIN’s animated hosts Moose and Zee, as well as NOGGIN logos. [Source: PR Newswire]

Animated "Hellboy" Project in the Works

by Ed Liuon November 9, 2005
IDT Entertainment confirmed Internet rumors that they have licensed the animation rights to Mike Mignola’s Hellboy. Mignola and Hellboy film director Guillermo Del Toro will both be intimately involved with the production, and actors Ron Perlman and Selma Blair will reprise their movie roles as Hellboy and Liz Sherman, respectively. A sample image from lead […]

"Mars Daybreak" Needs More Depp

by Dukeon November 9, 2005
OK, so we’ve had pirates sailing the seven seas, pirates racing across the universe, and pirates ransacking pretty much everything they’ve come across. But we’ve never had pirates on Mars. Have no fear. This gaping hole in pirate lore is about to be filled. Mars has been terraformed and is now mostly water. People live […]

Washington Post Seeks "Editorial Animator"

by Ed Liuon November 9, 2005
The Washington Post has launched a competition seeking the first “editorial animator.” The newspaper will accept short films (3 minutes or less) designed, edited, or distributed in digital form and focusing on current events or topical issues until December 31, 2005. The winner will be announced in January 2006, with the winning film distributed in […]

Marvel Announces 3Q Financial Results

by Ed Liuon November 9, 2005
Marvel Entertainment reported a $23.4 million profit on overall revenue of $81.4 million for the third quarter of 2005. The numbers represent a 29% drop in profits from the same period a year ago, partially due to the positive impact Spider-Man 2 licensing had in 2004. Future projections for 2006 promise even bleaker financial results, […]

WizardWorld Texas "Ultimate Avengers" DTV Panel News

by Ed Liuon November 9, 2005
A report on’s PULSE News covers the Ultimate Avengers DTV panel at this past weekend’s WizardWorld Texas comic book convention. The panel addressed issues such as the connections between the DTV and the Ultimates comic book, the other animated projects in the works at Marvel, and rough time frames for the release of the […]

"Zixx Level Two" Episode 9: Call the Colonel, It’s a "Man-Eating Chicken"

by Chad Boninon November 9, 2005
Zixx is a live action show fused with CG, and through a convoluted, top secret arrangement that involves several illegal off-shore bank accounts and Sean Connery (or something), I am one of the only Americans watching it. The CG’s by Mainframe, creators of ReBoot. The show is mostly good stuff. Zixx, Flanngo, and three humans […]

Disney Animator Receives Medal of Arts

by Zeddon November 9, 2005
Legendary Disney animator Ollie Johnston will be the first animator to receive the prestigious National Medal of Arts in an Oval Office ceremony at the White House on Thursday, AWN reports. The medal, awarded each year by the President to those who have made extraordinary contributions to the creation, growth and support of the arts […]