More "SpongeBob" on DVD

by Maxie Zeuson June 23, 2005
Paramount will release SpongeBob SquarePants: Absorbing Favorites to DVD on September 20, DVD Toons reports.

"Seuss Celebration" Heads to DVD

by Maxie Zeuson June 23, 2005
Universal will release the Seuss Celebration collection of animated Dr. Seuss adaptations, Animated Bliss reports. The $26.98 collection will feature The Cat in the Hat; The Lorax; Pontoffel Pock & His Magic Piano; Green Eggs And Ham; Grinch Night; The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat and The Hoober-Bloob Highway.

CiTV Picks Up More "Grizzly Tales"

by Maxie Zeuson June 23, 2005
CiTV has ordered two new seasons of Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids, c21 Media reports. The new seasons will be ready for broadcast in early 2006.

"Legend of the Dragon" Gets Video Game Deals

by Maxie Zeuson June 23, 2005
Game Factory will produce and market video games based on BKN’s Legend of the Dragon for multiple platforms, World Screen reports. The deal is part of a number of deals that BKN has announced at this week’s Licensing Show.

Mattel Acquires "One Piece" Toy License from 4Kids Entertainment

by Zeddon June 23, 2005
4Kids Entertainment, Inc. and Toei Animation have announced a multi-year licensing agreement with Mattel, Inc. Under the terms of the agreement, Mattel will serve as master toy licensee for One Piece. The license grants Mattel the exclusive rights for a full range of products including action figures, play sets, role-play items, games, and puzzles. The […]

DC Comics to Develop ''Princess Natasha'' Comic Books

by Zeddon June 23, 2005
America Online’s KOL service for kids has signed a new licensing deal with DC Comics to develop comic books based on its original “Princess Natasha” webisode series. Under the terms of the deal, DC Comics will publish a four issue mini-series to be released in 2006. “Princess Natasha” will also extend to television, books, and […]

"The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction" Talent Announced

by Zeddon June 23, 2005
Vivendi Universal Games has announced its talent lineup for The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction, the Super Hero game from Sierra Entertainment. PR Newswire reports.

Nickelodeon and Nick Jr. Licensing Announcements

by Zeddon June 23, 2005
PR Newswire has information on the licensing announcements made by both Nick Jr. and Nickelodeon at this week’s Licensing Show in New York.

"Cybuster" Just Can't Stop Being Mediocre

by Dukeon June 23, 2005
In order for a giant robot anime to stand out from the pack, it needs at least a couple of the following: catchy music, nice animation, an interesting plot, engaging characters, and of course some really, really cool giant robots. Which show defines the standard is subject to personal opinion, but there are some series […]

On-line Comics Previews: Solo #5 (Darwyn Cooke), Iron Man: House of M #1

by Ed Liuon June 22, 2005 has several advance comic-book previews. Highlights for the June 29 comics include DC Comics’ Solo #5 (which focuses on artist Darwyn Cooke) and Runaways #5 by Brian K. Vaughan and Adrian Alphona. (UPDATE: The previews now include Spider-Man/Human Torch #5 by Dan Slott and Ty Templeton.) Highlights for Marvel comics scheduled for a July […]