Posts Tagged ‘hasbro’

PR: The Hub Network’s April 2014 Programming Highlights

by Ed Liuon March 31, 2014
THE HUB NETWORK’S APRIL 2014 PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS Special Easter Sunday Sing-Along Marathon, April 20 All-New Episode of Warren Buffets “Secret Millionaires Club,” April 27 ORIGINAL EPISODES “My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic” (Saturdays, 10:30–11 a.m. ET) April 5 – “Testing, Testing, 1, 2, 3”: Rainbow Dash is preparing to take her test on the history […]


PR: “Transformers Prime Beast Hunters – Predacons Rising” Available on Digital Entertainment Platforms March 25, 2014

by Ed Liuon March 26, 2014
TRANSFORMERS PRIME BEAST HUNTERS – PREDACONS RISING A Original CG Animated Action Feature Produced by Hasbro Studios ARRIVES ON DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT PLATFORMS BEGINNING TUESDAY, MARCH 25, 2014 Get ready to roll out with the highly popular feature-length epilogue to Hasbro Studio’s Emmy® Award-winning series TRANSFORMERS PRIME on a variety of digital entertainment platforms in North […]

Review: Newest “Transformers: Rescue Bots,” “My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic,” “Doc McStuffins” DVDs

by Ed Liuon March 24, 2014
In the span of the past two weeks, three of my favorite shows have gotten new DVD releases, and they form an interesting cross-section of modern kids cartoons. All three are excellent shows with surprising cross-demographic appeal, and all three get a selection of good-to-great episodes on these newest DVDs. The Hub’s Transformers Rescue Bots […]


“Jem and the Holograms” to Get Live-Action Feature; Creator Christy Marx Shut Out of Production

by Ed Liuon March 21, 2014
The 1980’s animated series Jem and the Holograms is set to be adapted for a live-action feature film from Jason Blum’s Blumhouse Productions, Scooter Braun Productions, and director Jon M. Chu (Step Up 2: The Streets, Step Up 3D, G.I. Joe: Retaliation). The original series ran from 1985 – 1988, and focused on the musical […]

PR: “Transformers: Energon: The Complete Series” Coming to DVD on May 6, 2014

by Ed Liuon March 18, 2014
TRANSFORMERS ENERGON: THE COMPLETE SERIES Relive the Adventures of This Classic Animated TV Series in One Complete Set Featuring All 51 Action-Packed Episodes OWN THIS COLLECTIBLE 7-DVD SET ON MAY 6, 2014 FROM SHOUT! FACTORY This spring, get ready to relive some of the most exciting classic action battles of the AUTOBOTS through the complete […]


PR: The Hub Network Announces New Transformers Series for 2015

by Ed Liuon March 17, 2014
THE HUB NETWORK ANNOUNCES BRAND NEW TRANSFORMERS SERIES IN PRODUCTION NOW FOR 2015 Will Friedle, Darren Criss and Constance Zimmer to Star in New Animated Series by Hasbro Studios LOS ANGELES — The Hub Network, champions of family fun and the only network dedicated to providing kids and their families entertainment they can watch together, […]

G.I. Joe Enlists for Amazon’s Kindle Worlds

by Ed Liuon February 6, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter notes that America’s daring, highly trained special missions force has opened up a new front in their ongoing war against Cobra: Kindle Worlds,’s program that allows writers of fan-fiction to publish and profit from their work. Hasbro and Amazon have added G.I. Joe to the properties available for writers on Kindle […]

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Review: Kidvid Roundup with “JLA Adventures: Trapped in Time” and “Chuck & Friends: Trucks Vs. Wild”

by Ed Liuon January 28, 2014
James Tucker has famously described Batman: The Brave and the Bold as “the show I thought I was seeing when I was a little kid,” and I find that description fits the new direct-to-video animated movie JLA Adventures: Trapped in Time, currently a Target exclusive DVD. Hanna-Barbera’s Super Friends gets scorn and derision from modern […]
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Review: “Littlest Pet Shop: Lights, Camera, Fashion!” – Incremental Improvement

by Ed Liuon December 6, 2013
I was disappointed with the premiere episodes of Hasbro Studios’ Littlest Pet Shop, and managed only limited praise for the first DVD release of the show’s initial five episodes. The latest DVD, Lights, Camera, Fashion!, presents the last unreleased episodes of the show’s first season, and while I can say that the show has improved […]