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 […]
The New York Times has taken a look at Hasbro’s plans for the Equestria Girls expansion of the My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic series. The article notes the Ponies’ resurgence in popularity thanks to the new show on the Hub, the impact the series seems to have had on the toyline, the pitch behind […]
John de Lancie came to Zenkaikon 2013 and shared a number of interesting stories from his life and career. Among many of his roles are “Q” from various Star Trek series, Colonel Frank Simmons from Stargate SG-1 and most recently the voice of Discord from My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. de Lancie was a […]
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 […]
PR: "My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic - Princess Twilight Sparkle" Coming to DVD on April 30, 2013
MY LITTLE PONY: FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC – PRINCESS TWILIGHT SPARKLE COMING TO DVD FROM SHOUT! FACTORY KIDS ON APRIL 30, 2013 Twilight Sparkle Earns Her Wings And Becomes A Princess! All hail the… Princess! My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic – Princess Twilight Sparkle is coming to DVD April 30th from Shout! Factory Kids in […]
Well, it finally happened. After months of speculation, leaks, then an official announcement, we’ve now witnessed Twilight Sparkle become an alicorn princess. What did I think of how it was pulled off? Aesthetically not too bad, story-wise exceptionally lifeless and didactic. It was as if the whole “destiny” part was an afterthought compared to the […]
Review: "My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic - Magical Mystery Cure:" You Say Why, I Say "I Don't Know"
The Toy Industry Association’s Toy Fair descended onto the Jacob K. Javits convention center from February 10-13, 2013, and Toonzone was there to get a look at new and upcoming toys licensed from your favorite animation properties (and a bunch of other cool, shiny stuff that just attracted my attention). Thanks to all the PR […]