Posts Tagged ‘f115’

Review: “Rocko’s Modern Life”: Complete Series: Not a Very Dangerous DVD

by Dr. Daedaluson April 3, 2013
(Note: Since this Complete Series package features every episode from seasons 1-4 and I already reviewed seasons 1-3 separately, I will only focus on volume 4 to reduce redundancy.) Rocko’s Modern Life has been a fun nostalgia trip, but luckily many episodes still manage to hold up for various reasons. Unfortunately, the ratio of good […]
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PR: Nickelodeon Names Participants of 13th Annual Writing Program

by Ed Liuon December 11, 2012
NICKELODEON NAMES PARTICIPANTS OF 13TH ANNUAL WRITING PROGRAM   Burbank, Calif. – Dec. 10, 2012 – Nickelodeon has named four new participants for its 13th annual Writing Program, it was announced today by Karen Kirkland, Executive Director, Nickelodeon Writing Program.  Aminta Goyel, who holds an MFA in Production from USC’s School of Cinematic Arts, Travis Braun, a  former USA Today  sports writer, […]

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PR: Nickelodeon Names Jill Sanford Vice President, Animation Development

by Ed Liuon November 6, 2012
NICKELODEON NAMES JILL SANFORD VICE PRESIDENT, ANIMATION DEVELOPMENT BURBANK – Nov. 6, 2012 – Nickelodeon has named Jill Sanford Vice President of Animation Development, Nickelodeon Group.  Sanford will be responsible for all aspects of development from concept to pilot, including all creative and production.  The announcement was made by Jenna Boyd, Senior Vice President of Animation […]

PR: Nickelodeon Debuts First Full-Length Stop-Motion Special “It’s a SpongeBob Christmas!” on December 9, 2012

by Ed Liuon October 31, 2012
NICKELODEON DEBUTS FIRST FULL-LENGTH STOP-MOTION SPECIAL, IT’S A SPONGEBOB CHRISTMAS!, DEC. 9, AT 7:30 P.M. (ET/PT) John Goodman Lends His Voice as Santa Claus in Half-Hour Special; Companion DVD, CD and Ebook to Be Released in November   LOS ANGELES, Oct. 31, 2012 – Nickelodeon celebrates the holidays with its first full-length stop-motion animated special, […]


Toonzone Interviews Greg Cipes on Being Michelangelo in “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”

by Ed Liuon October 28, 2012
 Actor, singer, musician, composer, pro-surfer, martial-arts champion—Greg Cipes is all these things and more. While he experienced early success as a competitive martial artist and a professional surfer, Cipes became an instant star to animation fans in his first role as Beast Boy in Cartoon Network’s Teen Titans. He has since gone on to land […]

Review: “Danny Phantom” Season 2, Part 2: Episodes So Nice, You Buy Them Twice

by Christopher Glennonon October 14, 2012
Following the release of the first part of season two of Nickelodeon’s Danny Phantom comes the Shout! Factory release of the second half. Not only is the breaking up of season two unnecessary, it’s pointless and maddening. Sure, a complete set would be a lot heavier than the typical, cheaper two-disc release, but owning both […]

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Analyst States Nickelodeon is Underperforming, Needs to Improve Programming

by Ed Liuon September 12, 2012
Pivotal Research Group analyst Brian Wieser wrote that the Nickelodeon cable network is “dragging (parent company) Viacom down” by underperforming in ratings compared to many of its competitors. Wieser’s analysis states that TV viewership among kids 2-11 has been up in the past 10 months, but not at Nickelodeon, and added that, “Kids have not […]

Review: “Aaahh!!! Real Monsters” Season 3: Sometimes More of the Same Thing Isn’t So Bad

by Weathermanon September 12, 2012
The streets under our cities are full of things.  Weird things.  Strange things.  And monsters.  Lots and lots and lots of monsters.  What do these monsters do?  Scare people of course.  And eat garbage.  And go to school.  Yes, monsters go to school to learn how to be better monsters.  Much like our main characters […]


PR: Jazwares Expands Portfolio to Include Nickelodeon License; New Figures & Plush Set to Launch Fall 2012

by Ed Liuon September 5, 2012
JAZWARES™ EXPANDS PORTFOLIO TO INCLUDE NICKELODEON LICENSE New Line of Classic Nicktoons Figures and Plush Set to Launch Fall 2012 SUNRISE, FL – September 4, 2012 – Jazwares™, a leader in the licensed products marketplace, announced today a licensing partnership with Nickelodeon to create Nicktoons-themed figures and plush. Inspired by some of the network’s most […]

PR: Nickelodeon Premieres Brand-New Animated series “Robot & Monster” August 4, 2012; New Video Clip Released

by Ed Liuon August 4, 2012
NICKELODEON PREMIERES BRAND-NEW ANIMATED SERIES ROBOT & MONSTER SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, AT 11:00 AM (ET/PT) Nickelodeon’s brand-new CG-animated buddy comedy, Robot & Monster, premieres on Saturday, August 4 at 11:00 a.m. (ET/PT) and follows the friendship and adventures of the most unlikely best-friend duo, Robot, a mechanical and self-proclaimed genius, and Monster, a happy-go-lucky organic.  […]