Nickelodeon Goes Back to the 90’s by Launching “The Splat”

by Ed Liuon September 25, 2015
NICKELODEON TAKES FANS BACK TO THE ‘90S WITH THE LAUNCH OF “THE SPLAT,” BRAND-NEW DESTINATION FOR ICONIC NICK CONTENT, STARTING MONDAY, OCT. 5, ON TEENNICK *Follow “The Splat” on Twitter @thesplat, Instagram @thesplatgram, Facebook, YouTube, Vine, Tumblr and Pinterest. #TheSplatIsComing NEW YORK – Sept. 24, 2015 – Millennials who crave the iconic Nickelodeon shows of […]

Time To Upgrade: Last-Gen Call Of Duty Won’t Have Campaign Mode

by Peter Paltridgeon September 25, 2015
Bad news if you still haven’t invested in a new console like the Playstation 4 or XBox One. More and more AAA games are having to sacrifice features just to fit themselves onto the aging PS3 and 360 platforms. Grand Theft Auto V actually ran out of memory room on those consoles and henceforth can […]


Jon Hamm Set to Guest Star on “SpongeBob SquarePants”

by Ed Liuon September 25, 2015
Actor Jon Hamm (Mad Men) has been confirmed as an upcoming guest star on Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants. According to the material sent to us by Nickelodeon PR: “[Jon Hamm] will play the role of Don Grouper – a charismatic head ad executive of the ad agency Grouper, Goby & Koi. His sharp mind and devastating […]

Going Back to “Hotel Transylvania” with Genndy Tartakovsky and Michelle Murdocca

by 90'sCartoonManon September 25, 2015
Genndy Tartakovksy made his name among animation fans for directing and producing Dexter’s Laboratory, Samurai Jack, and Star Wars: Clone Wars. He made his feature film directing debut with the first Hotel Transylvania, and returns to direct Hotel Transylvania 2. Michelle Murdocca worked as vice president of production at the inception of Sony Pictures Animation […]

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Review: “Hotel Transylvania 2” – Does New Blood Keep the Laughs Coming?

by 90'sCartoonManon September 25, 2015
Sony thrilled audiences so much with Hotel Transylvania in 2012 that they’re rolling out the blood red carpet again with its sequel just in time for the 2015 Halloween season.  The first movie asked the question of what would happen if a human fell in love with the sheltered vampire daughter of Dracula (answer: hilarity). […]
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Happy Homes And Extreme Exorcisms In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon September 24, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, things are rather quiet. Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer is the only major release of the week, and it’s also available at stores, which many prefer — especially since some versions come with the small New 3DS fans have been begging for. If you find that version, you’ll finally […]

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Activision Announces Worldwide Call Of Duty Competition

by Peter Paltridgeon September 24, 2015
Perhaps you’ve heard of esports, the rising trend of national competitions that take place within video games. Call of Duty publisher Activision has heard of it, and being the owner of the #1 FPS franchise in the world, it was a no-brainer to grab a slice of the pie. Hence Activision announced today the formation […]

The Pokemon Trading Card Game Expands With XY—BREAKthrough

by Peter Paltridgeon September 23, 2015
The XY line of the Pokemon Trading Card game will get a new boost soon with the expansion XY—BREAKthrough. The line will include over 160 new cards divided into booster packs and two theme decks, Burning Spark and Night Striker. Let’s run down The Pokemon Company’s bullet list…. New BREAK Evolution game mechanic— When a […]

First Trailer For Angry Birds Movie Is Out

First Trailer For Angry Birds Movie Is Out

by Peter Paltridgeon September 23, 2015
Rovio’s phone game Angry Birds unleashed a tornado of Angry Birds-related junk just a few short years ago, and the zealous quest for quick cash may have oversaturated the property into oblivion. It takes time to make an animated movie, though, typically about four years. Thus, four years after Angry Birds hit its peak, we’ll […]
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Review: “Solty Rei Complete Series” – 1985, Is That You?

by Weathermanon September 23, 2015
Some reviews write themselves: “It’s great!” or “I’d rather gargle with razor blades!” Some reviews don’t. Solty Rei is most certainly the latter. There’s certainly a lot about it that isn’t good, but there’s just enough that is to make for a interesting but frustrating experience. Stop me if you’ve heard this before. Grizzled detective/private […]