Buena Vista will stop distributing all DVD and VHS versions of The Lion King, The Lion King 1 1/2, and The Lion King 2: Simba’s Pride on January 31, DVDExclusive reports. The moratorium, which will last for an undisclosed number of years, will also include all special editions and trilogy sets. (via Animated-News)
Chapters 21 through 25 of Star Wars: Clone Wars will get a big-screen presentation at the Celebration III convention in April, StarWars.com reports. Members of the Official Star Wars Fan Club who attend will also be able to attend a private screening and get a chance to win Clone Wars posters autographed by the creators. […]
The official websites for the Superman: The Animated Series – Volume One and Batman: The Animated Series – Volume Two DVD collections are now online. Both mutli-disc sets will be released on January 25, 2005. Discuss this news here on The DC Animation Forum. Stay tuned for more updates on these DVD sets very soon.
India’s Animation Bridge studio has announced a pair of co-productions with European production houses, the Business Standard reports. The studio will produce the 3D series Stoobie Cooper with the UK’s Richwood Entertainment and Bangalore’s Paprikaas Animation Studios. It will also coproduce Bob Screen with France’s Digital Salade. Animation Bridge also says it expects Guardians of […]
Filmmakers Mark Simon and Travis Blaise won the $10,000 Grand Prize in the Nicktoons Film Festival for their 2D short “Timmy’s Lessons in Nature,” the digital channel announced today. Elizabeth Ito took the Producers’ Choice Award for “Welcome to My Life.” Finalists in the festival, which was co-produced with Frederator Studios and Animation Magazine, include […]
The complete April 2005 solicitations for DC Comics are now available on the Toon Zone Comics page. Click here to view the solicitations, which include two mini-series spinning out of DC Countdown: Day of Vengeance and The OMAC Project, a collection of The Greatest Batman Stories Ever Told, two more Seven Soldiers mini-series, the return […]
Teletoon will add new series and new episodes of returning series to its lineup in March, the network announced today. Teletoon will give Harry and His Bucketful of Dinosaurs its world premiere on Monday, March 28, at 9:30am. The series will go on to air in that timeslot on weekdays. Meanwhile, Detour will add two […]
Marvel Enterprises has signed major licensing agreements with four publishing houses to produce an array of books based on such Marvel superheroes as Spider-Man, The Fantastic Four, Iron Man, X-Men, Wolverine, Marvel Ultimates and The Avengers, the company said today. DK Publishing will develop a line of children’s and all-age non-fiction titles as part of […]