Posts Tagged ‘SDCC’
Uncle Grandpa MIsfortune Cookie

SDCC2015: “Uncle Grandpa” Crew Roundtable Interview

by 90'sCartoonManon July 22, 2015
Cartoon Network’s Uncle Grandpa centers around the title character, uncle and grandfather to everyone in the world who travels the planet in a mystical RV going on adventures and helping those in need. Toonzone News, along with other members of the press, sat down with series creator and voice of Uncle Grandpa Pete Browngardt, Eric […]

SDCC2015: “Robot Chicken” Crew Roundtable Interview

by 90'sCartoonManon July 22, 2015
Robot Chicken, The Emmy Award winning series where stop motion animation meets pop-culture parody, began airing in Febraury 2005 and is one of the top-rated original series currently on Adult Swim. Their third installment of specials featuring DC Comics heroes, Robot Chicken DC Comics Special III: Friendship Is Magic debuts along with season eight of […]

Google Spotlight Stories

SDCC2015: Interviews With The Team Behind Google Spotlight Stories

by 90'sCartoonManon July 21, 2015
Google Spotlight Stories is a new narrative format for presenting short films on mobile devices where the viewer gets to control where the camera looks in a 360 degree environment. Toonzone News was able to catch up with several creators with Google Spotlight Stories: Jan Pinkava, the director of “Windy Day” and creative director of […]
Google Spotlight Stories On Ice

SDCC2015: An Inside Look At Google Spotlight Stories

by 90'sCartoonManon July 21, 2015
Google Spotlight Stories was launched in October 2013 by Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP), but they made their presence known for the first time at San Diego Comic-Con this year. Google Spotlight Stories pairs award winning filmmakers with mobile technology to create films that put the camera in the viewers’ hands. Moderated by Google […]


SDCC2015: A Farewell to “Phineas and Ferb” Panel

by slaion July 14, 2015
This year was bittersweet for Phineas and Ferb fans. The series finale aired in June, so TV Guide held a special panel for fans to say farewell to their favorite show. Like the show, the panel began with TV Guide‘s moderator saying, “I know what we’re going to do today!” The answer: fix the microphones, […]

SDCC2015: Day Four Photo Gallery

by Peter Paltridgeon July 13, 2015
We took way more pictures than we could confine into just three days. Here are the rest of the sights at this year’s Comic-Con. [Photos by: Eileen Cruz] [SDCC2015] You saw one of the 90’s Turtles in yesterday’s batch of photos. Two of the four were there, actually, and they all looked impressive. “Hey dudette, you’re looking at the […]

Suicide Squad

SDCC2015: Suicide Squad Trailer Now Officially Uploaded

by Peter Paltridgeon July 13, 2015
The first big trailer for 2016’s Suicide Squad was revealed during Warner Bros’ Comic-Con panel, but until now, the only trace of it on the Internet was a lousy shaky cell phone video. Given that this trailer showed the very first moving footage of Jared Leto’s controversial Joker, people took what they could get and […]
Eisner Awards

SDCC2015: Dark Horse Takes Home Multiple Eisner Awards

by Peter Paltridgeon July 13, 2015
Guess what has two thumbs and cleaned up at the Eisner Awards? Not a horse, it has no thumbs. And not a comic book conglomerate either; a corporation isn’t a person no matter what the senators tell you. Guess what DOESN’T have two thumbs and swept the Eisners? That would be a horse of a […]


SDCC2015: Day Three Photo Gallery

by Peter Paltridgeon July 13, 2015
[Photos by: Eileen Cruz] [SDCC2015] The booths have powered down, the lights are off and the people from the dump will be here tomorrow. All those impressive sets and giant logos will be nothing but scrap soon. But we can always relive this year’s San Diego Comic-Con through pictures. The good news is that there are […]

SDCC2015: Berkeley Breathed Hints At A Return To Cartooning

by Peter Paltridgeon July 12, 2015
While the world’s greatest living non-reclusive cartoonist, Berkeley Breathed, WAS a guest at San Diego Comic-Con (part of the IDW booth), he did not speak at a panel or on a podium to my knowledge. He may have spoken in a low voice to fans he deemed worthy. Nevertheless, he did manage to drop a […]