Dokkoida!? is one of those series you watch without thinking. Plot and character development are secondary to gags. And in an anime comedy, that means lots of sexual innuendo and puns. Now, there’s been a ton of anime comedies that sometimes spoof superheroes, but an entertaining 100% superhero spoof is a relative rarity. Is this […]
The New York Times has published an article about Brown Johnson, an 18-year veteran of Nickelodeon who will be named executive creative director of preschool television today (free registration required). The article focuses on her contributions to shows like Blue’s Clues and Dora the Explorer and the challenge Nick’s programming presents to PBS.
Silver Bullet Comics has interviewed writer/artist Darwyn Cooke about his DC: The New Frontier graphic novel. At the end of the interview, Cooke reveals that he has written an upcoming episode of Justice League Unlimited starring the Suicide Squad. The interview also includes preview artwork for his Green Lantern Secret Files story. DC: The New […]
Writer Gail Simone has been interviewed by Newsarama.com about Villains United, one of four mini-series spinoffs coming after March’s DC Countdown that unites six of DC’s top villains into a Justice League-styled organization. Simone is both the fan-favorite writer of the Birds of Prey comic book and the writer for an upcoming issue of Justice […]
J. Torres, writer for DC’s Teen Titans Go!, has been interviewed by Comicon.com’s PULSE News about his original graphic novel Love as a Foreign Language, centering on a smitten English teacher living in Korea. Volume 1 was released in August, and Volume 2 is due this Wednesday (free previews are available at the Oni Press […]
Kids 6-11 Ratings for Saturday, February 19, 2005 Note: All Times Eastern Broadcast Networks: Kids WB (8 am – 12 pm): (2.2/10 Average) 8:00 am – What’s New Scooby-Doo? (0.8/5) 8:30 am – ¡Mucha Lucha! Gigante (2.0/11) 9:00 am – Teen Titans (2.1/10) 9:30 am – Xiaolin Showdown (2.9/12) 10:00 am – Pokemon Advanced Challenge […]
For the first time, ABC will air the classic 1974 special It’s The Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown on Friday, March 25, at 8:00pm (ET/PT). In the special, Peppermint Patty attempts to teach Marcie how to decorate eggs, Snoopy finds a birdhouse for Woodstock, and Linus persuades Sally not to color eggs since the Easter Beagle […]
Rick Burchett, former artist for Batman Adventures, is the new artist for the second volume of Greg Rucka’s Queen & Country Declassified. Burchett was interviewed by Comicon.com’s PULSE News about his new assignment, and how drawing for the murky world of spies contrasts with superheroes. He also mentions his assignment on an upcoming Batman children’s […]