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Cancellation Turns Disney’s Toy-Game Product Into “Disney Finity”

by Peter Paltridgeon May 10, 2016
Disney announced today it would be ceasing its Disney Infinity line of interactive toy-game products, and as a consequence, they’ll also be shuttering Avalanche Studios, the in-house development team responsible for the Infinity games. The line, as its name implied, was designed to go on without any planned end, but life worked out differently…the franchise […]
Meet Your Pokemon Sun And Moon Starters: Owl, Fire-Cat And Blue Seal

Meet Your Pokemon Sun And Moon Starters: Owl, Fire-Cat And Blue Seal

by Peter Paltridgeon May 10, 2016
This morning Nintendo and The Pokemon Company revealed the starter Pokemon that will be available to those who enter the world of Pokemon Sun and Moon this fall. If no one else told you first, they are as follows: Rowlet: The Round Owlet, as implied. Name: Rowlet Category: Grass Quill Pok√©mon Height: 1 ’00 “ […]

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2: Out Of The Shadows TV Spot

by Alex Beanon May 10, 2016
After a few trailers emphasizing that they will have no sleep till Brooklyn, the television spot promoting the upcoming [release date: June 3, 2016] “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2: Out of the Shadows” movie is decidedly more sedate… Video credit: TMNT Movie Discuss on the Toonzone Forums
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William Schallert, Actor, 1922 – 2016

by Ed Liuon May 10, 2016
Veteran character actor William Schallert passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2016, at the age of 93. His career spanned for more than 6 decades, earning credits on stage, screens large and small, and in voice-over. He was born on July 6, 1922, in Los Angeles, CA, shifting his career goal from composer to actor […]

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Super Mario Meets Minecraft — The Details

by Peter Paltridgeon May 9, 2016
Today Nintendo announced the Super Mario Mash-Up Pack is coming to the Wii U version of Minecraft — we posted the trailer earlier today. This update adds 40 new Super Mario-themed skins encompassing characters from across the Mushroom Kingdom, including all seven Koopalings and probably Petey Piranha somewhere. (Don’t give your hopes up for Geno; […]

Super Mario Meets Minecraft On Wii U

Super Mario Meets Minecraft On Wii U

by Alex Beanon May 9, 2016
The best of both worlds collide as Super Mario and Minecraft are mashed-up in pack for Wii U… Video credit: Nintendo Discuss on the Toonzone Forums
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The Real Ghostbusters Returning To DVD

by Peter Paltridgeon May 8, 2016
In 2009, Time-Life licensed The Real Ghostbusters from Sony and put out one of the most elaborate DVD sets devoted to a cartoon show ever created. With several documentaries, dozens of commentaries(in VIDEO form!), scripts, series bibles and isolated soundtracks, it was truly a work of art. Now, thanks to the upcoming Ghostbusters movie, Sony […]

EA Announces Battlefield 1, Launches First Trailer

EA Announces Battlefield 1, Launches First Trailer

by Peter Paltridgeon May 6, 2016
Electronic Arts has made the surprise announcement of a new Battlefield. We knew it was coming, we just didn’t know when they would say anything — but the day was today. EA and DICE have revealed that this new game will be set in World War 1 (yes, the “1” in the title has a […]