McFarlane Toys has announced a deal with Hanna-Barbera that will “introduce an all-new line of action figures based on characters from the hugely successful Hanna-Barbera library.”
Marvel Animation Age has posted a small gallery of images from the upcoming Ultimate Avengers DTV, due on shelves February 21st.
The Los Angeles Times and The New York Times have covered a recent SEC filing about the proposed Disney/Pixar merger (registration required for both), noting that Pixar creative chief John Lasseter will be granted the power to greenlight all animated features from the studio, subject to final approval from Disney CEO Robert Iger. The filing […]
A press release has details for anime and manga programming for the upcoming New York Comic-Con. Companies attending the con include Viz, Tokyopop, ADV Films, Central Park Media, and Del Rey. The New York Comic-Con will be held at the Jacob Javitz Convention Center in New York City from February 24 – 26.
Dan Slott, former co-writer for the Batman Adventures comic book, spoke briefly to Comic Book Resources about three of his current comics projects. Slott drops teasers for upcoming storylines in his She-Hulk and Thing monthly comics from Marvel, and also talks about Big Max, a new comic from Mr. Comics that stars an “Ape in […]
IGN Media has posted a new trailer for Ultimate Avengers, the direct-to-video movie coming soon from Marvel/Lionsgate. The trailer can be downloaded in both Windows Media and QuickTime formats. (via Comic Book Resources’ Comics Reel column)
Cartoon Network has pre-ordered Team Galaxy, an action-adventure comedy series from Marathon — producers of CN’s Totally Spies and Martin Mystery. The 52-episode series, set to premiere this fall throughout the world, including on Canada’s YTV, is one of the most expensive original non-CN-produced acquisitions by the network at $16-17 million for the entire series. […]
Warner Home Video has officially announced the upcoming May 23rd release of Samurai Jack Season 3 on DVD. Changed from the initial report on TV Shows on DVD is the box art, which features a different image on the slip cover portion. As of now, few details are available, but expect more shots of the […]
Two of Animation Collective’s newest properties, Ellen’s Acres and HTDT, have been acquired by Cartoon Network to premiere this fall. Ellen’s Acres is a preschool comedy about an imaginative five-year-old girl named Ellen who lives in a hotel owned by her parents. The 52 eleven-minute episodes will likely be a part of the network’s Tickle […]
ImaginAsian TV, America’s first 24/7 Asian American network, has chosen Central Park Media Corporation (CPM) as its partner in launching the ImaginAsian Home Video label in North America. CPM will provide sales, warehousing, and physical logistics services to ImaginAsian Home Video. ImaginAsian Home Video will announce its initial release schedule at NAVD and will appear […]