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EA Removes In-Game Purchases From Star Wars Battlefront II

by Peter Paltridgeon November 16, 2017
Sore about the pay-to-win mechanics forced into Star Wars Battlefront II? We have encouraging news….is EA finally listening? In one of the biggest upsets in modern video game history, Electronic Arts has caved to massive public pressure and removed in-game purchases from Star Wars Battlefront II, hours before the game’s official release. The removal was […]
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Women in Animation Awards Two Recipients with 2017 Phyllis Craig Scholarship

by Ed Liuon November 16, 2017
WOMEN IN ANIMATION AWARDS TWO RECIPIENTS WITH 2017 PHYLLIS CRAIG SCHOLARSHIP Los Angeles, CA – Women in Animation (WIA) is pleased to announce Heather Forlong and Esther Tejano as the recipients of 2017 Phyllis Craig Scholarships. Established in 1997 to honor the legacy of WIA founding member Phyllis Craig, this is the first time this […]

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Pixar’s Coco Sets All-Time Box Office Record In Mexico

by Peter Paltridgeon November 15, 2017
How will Pixar’s latest film Coco do at the US box office this Thanksgiving? It’s already out somewhere else…what do the results tell us? Coco won’t open in the US for another week, but it premiered in Mexico first — and they ate it up. One Wednesday the animated feature earned over 827 million pesos, […]

Deadpool Goes Bob Ross For Teaser Trailer

by Alex Beanon November 15, 2017
Deadpool has temporarily morphed into the ghost of Bob Ross to promote – sorta – the upcoming “Deadpool 2” due out in theaters on June 1, 2018…    

Nintendo Could Hire Illumination To Make Mario Movie

by Peter Paltridgeon November 14, 2017
Remember that one news item last year that suggested Nintendo was interested in creating animated movies based on its iconic characters? Normally that’s the kind of announcement that slips into the ether and is never discussed again, but could there actually be momentum this time? Today the Wall Street Journal (article blocked by paywall) reported […]

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The Cartoon Network App Is Now On XBox One

by Peter Paltridgeon November 13, 2017
The Cartoon Network app is great and all, but wouldn’t it be nice to view the on-demand content on something larger than a phone? You can get that wish granted today if you have an XBox One…is all the content available? Cartoon Network announced today they’ve launched a version of the CN App for all […]

Warner Bros Moves Wonder Woman 2 Release Date

by Alex Beanon November 13, 2017
Undoubtedly pleased with the response they received with their release of the “Wonder Woman” movie, Warner Bros. has announced that they will be bumping up the release date for the sequel, tentatively titled “Wonder Woman 2”. Originally scheduled for a December 13, 2019 release, Warner Bros. has now moved that release date up to November 1, 2019 […]

Twelve Shorts from Frederator Studios

by Greg91on November 12, 2017
Frederator Studios and Sony Pictures Animation are working together to distribute twelve short films on the Cartoon Hangover YouTube page. The shorts are created by a variety of animators as part of a initiative to highlight new and upcoming artists. Sony Pictures Animation and Frederator Studios selected twelve of the many pitches they received from animators. […]