Nickelodeon has announced several premieres slated for the last day of “Crush Week” on February 12, 2011, including new romance-themed episodes of SpongeBob SquarePants, T.U.F.F. Puppy, The Penguins of Madagascar, The Fairly OddParents, and Planet Sheen. The full press release with summaries and air times follows: Nickelodeon Wraps Up “Crush Week” When Carly and Sam […]
Volume 3 of The Super Hero Squad Show: Quest for the Infinity Sword has the episode “Mental Organism Designed Only for Kisses,” in which a love enchantment gone awry makes Ms. Marvel fall madly in love with the massive-headed MODOK. This was really the episode of the show which pushed it from an entertainingly goofy […]
The 38th Annual Annie Awards were handed out over the weekend, with DreamWorks’ How to Train Your Dragon dominating with a total of 10 awards including Best Animated Feature. Other prominent winners include Pixar’s “Day and Night” for Best Animated Short, the Kung Fu Panda Holiday Special for Best Animated TV Production, and SpongeBob SquarePants […]
But what really appealed to me when I first started digging into both Transformers and G.I. Joe last year was the depth of their respective mythologies. I can’t imagine any other “brands” out there with a lore as detailed. TOONZONE NEWS: What are your day-to-day responsibilities at the studio? What does a typical day for […]
Walt Disney Studios has released the following turnaround videos to introduce new characters and old friends in Disney/Pixar’s Cars 2. The following stills and posters have also been released. Click any thumbnail to enlarge: Cars 2 is slated for release on June 24, 2011. Check out Toonzone News’ earlier coverage of Cars 2.
There was a time when the Pokemon anime was intended to be only 80 episodes long. There was a time when dangerous objects like guns (and Jynx in “blackface”) were put in the cartoon without a second thought, because the creators weren’t thinking they had to please a global audience. This was the first arc […]
Warner Bros. Animation has released the following new image from the upcoming revival of Thundercats: The official synopsis follows: Roaring to life through WBA and Studio4°C’s use of the Japanese animated artistry of anime, “ThunderCats” characters Lion-O, Mumm-Ra, Panthro, Cheetara and others will spring off the screen with realistic cat-like characteristics inconceivable in previous incarnations. […]
Nickelodeon has announced that a new SpongeBob SquarePants anthology of five new episodes will launch with its first episode on Facebook on January 27, 2011, at 8:00 PM (Eastern)/5:00 PM (Pacific). with the remaining four airing on prime-time TV the following day. TItled “Legends of Bikini Bottom,” the episodes will guest star Ginnifer Goodwin and […]