Metallica members James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett have lent their voices to the new Cartoon Network series Metalocalypse, which follows a Norwegian heavy metal band called Dethlok and the mayhem they cause. In addition to the Metallica stars, members of Nevermore and Arch Enemy are also contributing their voices to the series. [Source: Gigwise.com] (via […]
The Sydney Morning Herald is reporting that Warner Brothers is finally going to contribute to efforts to save the Tasmanian Devil from extinction. The wild Tasmanian devil population has been decimated recently by a communicable cancer called the Devil Facial Tumour Disease (DFTD). It is expected that Warner Brothers will work with Tourism Tasmania to […]
UltimateAvengers2.com, the official website for Lionsgate’s direct-to-DVD feature Ultimate Avengers 2: Rise of the Panther, is now online. The site features a trailer for this direct sequel to the first animated film, as well as wallpaper, AIM icons, and a gallery of images from the sequel. Ultimate Avengers 2 hits stores on August 8.
If you don’t know the story of Superman by now, prepare yourself. In the upcoming weeks you’re going to see him everywhere. With Superman Returns only days away from hitting theatres, Supermania is sweeping the nation, and if you’re into your DVDs, expect to see Superman’s square jaw plastered everywhere. For now is the time […]
Comicon.com’s PULSE News has previewed the new Dragon’s Lair comics available for pre-order now from Arcana Comics. The article includes many comments from publisher Sean O’Reilly, series writer Ryan Foley, and MV Creations founder Val Staples, as well as several preview pages from the comic.
Surely there are few television series trickier to mold into a PG-13 film than MTV’s cult animated hit Aeon Flux. Full of over the top violence and sexuality and with no coherent plot in sight, animator Peter Chung’s franchise doubtlessly presented the filmmakers with a daunting challenge. The live action Aeon Flux is a mildly […]
Disney/Pixar’s Cars remained ahead of its competition in the weekend box office estimates race, with an estimated $31.2 million in ticket sales to bring its domestic total gross to $114.5 million.
A news report from Reuters is claiming that Turkey’s public television network TRT has banned Winnie the Pooh‘s Piglet along with several other cartoon pigs. The explanation provided by the report is that pigs are considered unclean animals by Muslims. However, TRT has denied banning Winnie the Pooh cartoons or Piglet as a character, stating […]
Comedian Jeffrey Ross and his Where My Dogs At show are the subject of a profile at Comicon.com’s PULSE News. The show, which debuted on MTV2 this past weekend, focuses on a dog named Buddy (voiced by Ross) encountering a variety of celebrities while making his way home to New Jersey.
In the current issue of the Marvel Comic Civil War, Spider-Man takes off his mask and reveals the identity of Peter Parker to the entire world. Civil War is a seven issue mini-series where Marvel heroes are against each other because of The Super-Hero Registration Act, requiring all superheroes to reveal themselves and register as […]