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Gundam UK Fan Convention Under Planning For 2016

by Grant Whiteon July 22, 2015
Japan-Cool, a Leeds based seller for imported ‘Gunpla’ plastic models from the popular Mobile Suit Gundam franchise, have announced plans for a UK Gundam fan convention titled G-Con to be held in 2016. The focus of the event is currently planned to cover such community events as cosplay, movie screenings, a cafe and sales/tutorials of […]

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Over The Garden Wall Getting DVD Release

by Peter Paltridgeon July 22, 2015
Cartoon Network’s critically acclaimed miniseries Over The Garden Wall will be receiving its long-overdue home video release early this fall. All ten episodes will be released with no network bugs or logos for the first time, on a single DVD. From creator Patrick McHale, one of the minds behind Adventure Time, comes Over the Garden […]
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Three Hollywood Studios Want To Make A Movie About Emoji

by Peter Paltridgeon July 21, 2015
Sony just won an intense bidding war among two rival studios (according to Deadline, rumored to be Paramount and WB) to obtain the rights to a pitch for a movie based around emoji, the yellow faces of various emotions that people tag at the end of their text messages nowadays. This wasn’t the bid to […]

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SDCC2015: Interviews With The Team Behind Google Spotlight Stories

by 90'sCartoonManon July 21, 2015
Google Spotlight Stories is a new narrative format for presenting short films on mobile devices where the viewer gets to control where the camera looks in a 360 degree environment. Toonzone News was able to catch up with several creators with Google Spotlight Stories: Jan Pinkava, the director of “Windy Day” and creative director of […]
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Minecraft Gets A Director: Rob McElhenney

by Alex Beanon July 21, 2015
The film version of the popular video game, “Minecraft”, has been given a director by Warner Bros. and it is Rob McElhenney, the writer, co-star co-creator of the FX network television show “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”. McElhenney has directed three episodes of the show along with one short and a television movie [“Pariah”] but […]

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Tomonobu Itagaki’s Devil’s Third Heads to Wii U This Christmas

by Peter Paltridgeon July 21, 2015
Nintendo exclusively published a game in Japan by developer Tomonobu Itagaki called Devil’s Third. Development began in 2008 by Itagaki’s studio, Valhalla Game Studios Co., Ltd, and the game was originally going to be released by THQ, but Nintendo picked it up in the barn sale after the former company’s collapse. Described by Nintendo as […]
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Call of Duty Heroes Gameplay Trailer

by Alex Beanon July 21, 2015
“Call of Duty Heroes” has become available for Android and iOS formats – here is a gameplay trailer to give you an idea of what you will get with your download…

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Call Of Duty: Black Ops III Will Be Cross Console Generational

by Alex Beanon July 21, 2015
Likely due to the amount of money they are still making from last-generation consoles, “Call of Duty: Black Ops III” – the newest video game in the venerable “Call of Duty” franchise – will be a cross console generational game available in both Sony PlayStation 3 and 4 consoles as well as Microsoft Xbox 360 […]
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SDCC2015: An Inside Look At Google Spotlight Stories

by 90'sCartoonManon July 21, 2015
Google Spotlight Stories was launched in October 2013 by Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP), but they made their presence known for the first time at San Diego Comic-Con this year. Google Spotlight Stories pairs award winning filmmakers with mobile technology to create films that put the camera in the viewers’ hands. Moderated by Google […]