Posts Tagged ‘Ben 10’
The plot is awfully straightforward and unsurprising. Ben and Rex meet and brawl for the fans, they learn what’s going on, they bond a bit, and then they have a grand showdown with the villain. The narrative does remember to have a little fun with its concept, at least. For instance the idea of a […]
The Cartoon Network Action panel on Sunday of the San Diego Comic-Con made a special announcement in regards to the future of Ben 10 and Generator Rex. The production crew behind both shows were in attendance and the panel was moderated by Yuri Lowenthal, the voice of teenaged Ben Tennyson. This Thanksgiving, Ben 10 will […]
Cartoon Network has released the trailer for the CGI animated movie Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens, screened for fans at the Ben 10/Generator Rex panel at the San Diego Comic-Con this year: The two shows will join forces for a Crossover Special Event, Ben 10 / Generator Rex: Heroes United, coming soon to Cartoon Network. […]
It’s been a long time since I’ve watched Ben 10, a show that in its initial run struck me as, at best, an extended toy commercial, and at worst as a lot of crude pandering to playground bullies, their sycophants, and their sneaking admirers. But it’s my turn to watch and review the latest Ben […]
Cartoon Network has ordered 32 more episodes of Ben 10: Ultimate Alien and 20 more episodes of Generator Rex, Animation Magazine reports. The orders come after both series debuted to strong ratings, placing as the top-rated programs for boys 6-11 and 9-14 in their time slots.
I must confess that I was never much of a fan of the original Ben 10 series, thinking that it skewed a bit too young for my tastes. This probably drove my apathetic reaction to the follow-up series, Ben 10: Alien Force, even considering the involvement of Glen Murakami and Dwayne McDuffie, two big reasons […]
Cartoon Network has announced that Ben 10: Alien Force will get its season 3 premiere on Friday, September 11, 2009. The new season promises the return of the villainous Vilgax, seeking revenge on Ben Tennyson and his friends. The full press release follows. Click on either thumbnail to enlarge. Cartoon Network’s globally-popular original action-adventure series […]
Newsarama has interviewed Dwayne McDuffie, executive producer of Ben 10: Alien Force, about the new season of the show. Topics discussed include how McDuffie ended up on the show, some of the over-arching plot elements of the season, the fate of Max Tennyson and why, how to annoy a Cartoon Network PR person, the inspiration […]
Warner Home Video has announced the first DVD of Ben 10 Alien Force. The first volume of season 1 is scheduled for release on October 21, 2008 and will contain 5 episodes. No special features have been detailed yet. Suggested retail price is $14.98.
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has interviewed Glen Murakami, supervising producer of Ben 10: Alien Force, the new spin-off series from Cartoon Network’s Ben 10. Murakami discusses his feelings on the animosity some Ben 10 fans have expressed to the new show, the approach he and story editor Dwayne McDuffie are taking to the new Ben, and […]