Comic Book Resources has spoken to writer Larry Hama about his upcoming run on G.I. Joe: Declassified, which will present the earliest days of the counter-terrorist team and the beginning of its battle with Cobra.
DVDToons reports that the classic Filmation series Flash Gordon is coming to DVD from BCI on July 18. The cartoon is based on the classic comic strip by Alex Raymond that chronicles Flash, Dale Arden, and Dr. Hans Zarkov going to the planet Mongo on a mission to save Earth from a tyrannical space lord […]
The following is a list of the animated movies and specials scheduled to air throughout the remainder of the month of April on Toon Disney: The Brave Little Toaster (1984) Tuesday, April 18 (5:00 p.m., ET/PT) Care Bears: Journey To Joke-A-Lot (2004) Sunday, April 23 (11:00 a.m., ET/PT) Digimon: The Movie (2000) Tuesday, April 11 […]
On the heels of the Kids WB! Fall Schedule announcement come images from two of their new acquisitions: Shaggy & Scooby-Doo Get A Clue! and Tom And Jerry Tales. Presented below are the first shots of the new Scooby Doo designs and an image of a very classic looking Tom and Jerry.
A post in writer Mark Evanier’s weblog provides a behind-the-scenes look at Hanna-Barbera’s The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan animated series. Evanier discusses the origins of the series in 1972, including the novel attempt to cast all Chinese (or Asian) actors in the leading roles and the problems that resulted. The tie-in comic book […]
In a post on his weblog, writer Paul Dini has confirmed that he will be scripting an episode of WB’s The Batman which will debut Harley Quinn into that animated continuity. He expects that the episode will debut this fall. The same blog entry also provides some details on his upcoming run on Detective Comics […]
K-9, the sometimes robotic companion of The Doctor in Doctor Who, is set for a spin-off, C21Media reports. Titled K-9 Adventures, the series is under development by Jetix UK and Park Entertainment and will be a mix of CGI and live action. The series follows hot on the heels of the recent Doctor Who revival.
Negadon: The Monster From Mars will be available on DVD in the U.S. and Canada on July 11, 2006. [Source: Central Park Media]
Seth MacFarlane, creator of Family Guy, spoke at the Stanford University Memorial Auditorium last week, with his comments being reported by the Stanford Daily student newspaper. Among the topics discussed were tussles with the FCC, the history of Family Guy and its production, and his opinion on the lampooning of Family Guy on recent episodes […]
Sumi Shimamoto will be appearing at the Anime Boston convention, which runs from May 26-28. Shimamoto is the voice actress for the title character of Studio Ghibli’s Nausicaa of the Valley of the Winds, and has also provided voices for Lupin III: Castle of Cagliostro, My Neighbor Totoro, and Princess Mononoke. (via Nausicaa.net)