PR: Screenvision to Bring "My Little Pony Equestria Girls" to Cinemas Nationwide Starting June 16, 2013
SCREENVISION TEAMS UP WITH HASBRO STUDIOS & SHOUT! FACTORY TO BRING MY LITTLE PONY EQUESTRIA GIRLS TO CINEMAS NATIONWIDE BEGINNING JUNE 16 Ticket information and participating theatres at MLPEG.com New York, N.Y., May 20, 2013 – Screenvision has teamed up with Hasbro Studios and Shout! Factory to bring the full-length feature, My Little Pony Equestria […]
Review: The Hub June Premieres: "Pound Puppies," "SheZow," "Aquabats Super Show," "Wizards vs. Aliens"
The passing of the Memorial Day weekend means summer’s here, and the Hub Network has a heaping helping of premieres slated for June 1, 2013, with two new series and two returning shows. In the order that they are scheduled to premiere on June 1 (all times Eastern). I agree with my colleage Maxie Zeus […]
The Los Angeles Times has used the upcoming premiere of SheZow on the Hub Network to examine the health of the network, a little over 2 years after its debut. The article quotes chief executive Margaret Loesch on the upcoming premiere, where a 12-year old boy inherits the powers and costume of the female superhero […]
PR: Shout! Factory & Hasbro Studios Enter Global Distribution Alliance for "My Little Pony Equestria Girls"
SHOUT! FACTORY AND HASBRO STUDIOS ENTER GLOBAL DISTRIBUTION ALLIANCE FOR THE UPCOMING ANIMATED MOTION PICTURE MY LITTLE PONY EQUESTRIA GIRLS Los Angeles, CA – May 28, 2013 – Shout! Factory and Hasbro Studios, the Los Angeles-based production and distribution division of Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), announced a new worldwide distribution alliance for the highly anticipated […]
On October 10, 2010, Hasbro and Discovery Networks officially launched The Hub Network, with two crown jewels of Hasbro’s licensing crown getting animated TV shows soon afterwards: Transformers Prime rebooting the robots in disguise and G.I. Joe Renegades taking a fresh look at Hasbro’s Real American Heroes. However, while the Transformers are thriving on the […]
I’ve expressed my love for the 1980’s G.I. Joe opening sequences multiple times (especially the one that ran starting with the “The Pyramid of Darkness” mini-series and the TV show proper), but the opening credits for the feature-length G.I. Joe: The Movie deserves a closer look on its own. Like the opening credits to the […]
Like it’s counterpart series The Transformers, G.I. Joe is renowned to have a massive roster of heroes and villains, each with their own defining traits in both aesthetics and personality. Ranging from the highly memorable to the patently absurd, there is no shortage of characters in the everlasting battle to protect human freedom (or eliminate […]
Yo Joe! In conjunction with the impending release of G.I. Joe: Retaliation, the Toonzone blog staff has teamed up to present an (almost) week of posts looking back at the best G.I. Joe material, classic and modern, in the hope of providing animated alternatives to show what real G.I. Joe entertainment should be. Shoot, did […]
Review: "My Little Pony: Pinkie Pie Party" and "Chuck & Friends: When Trucks Fly" Are More Fun from the Hub
The latest My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic DVD, Pinkie Pie Party, collects 5 more episodes of the Hub’s breakout hit show, centering on the perpetually cheerful, slightly off-kilter Pinkie Pie. Taken from across the show’s three seasons to date, all five episodes are quite good and manage to maintain the theme (not always true […]