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Rimba Racer – Season Two, Episode Two Review: “Right On Time”

by Joshua Baileyon May 26, 2018
I’ve always loved clock levels in video games. Tick Tock Clock, in Super Mario 64, was one of the best levels in the game. With its spinning gears and swinging pendulums, the level’s moving parts made for a challenging platforming experience. It’s rarer to find cartoons that make use of the setting, but clock towers […]

Rimba Racer – Season Two, Episode One Review: “Back In The Game”

by Joshua Baileyon May 12, 2018
The first season of Glue Studios’ Rimba Racer stunned me by how well written it was.  I went into it expecting a fairly straight-forward racing cartoon but quickly found it to be so much more.  Its narrative weaved through many twists and turns, taking the show in unexpected directions and leading up to a season finale […]

Animation Abroad – Recap & Follow Ups

by Joshua Baileyon November 14, 2017
I’ve had the privilege to write about a number of fascinating foreign cartoons this year. These animated programs, from small but talented studios around the world, deserve to be recognized for what they are bringing to the industry. I have been following them for quite some time, and with news on multiple fronts, I felt […]

Animation Abroad – Glue Studios’ Rimba Racer

by Joshua Baileyon February 7, 2017
It’s often easy for even the most avid fan of animation to overlook a great deal of what the world has to offer. We may live in the age of digital distribution, but most animated programs that are created never get the chance to be seen by audiences outside of their home countries. It is […]

PR: Prepare For Monster Truck Adventures In “Blaze and the Monster Machines” On Nick Jr. UK

by Grant Whiteon February 16, 2015
Ready, Set, Go! Join Blaze and his monster machine friends as they race their way on to Nick Jr. UK this March.  Fasten your seatbelt and hold on tight for brand new animated series Blaze and the Monster Machines,racing onto Nick Jr. with an hour-long premiere on Friday 6th March at 4:00pm. The series follows […]

World Of Warcraft Adds Another Theme Park Game – And It’s Not Find The Measles Kid

by Alex Beanon February 9, 2015
In its latest content patch, “World of Warcraft” has added a racing mini-game in its theme park world of Darkmoon Faire Island. The game involves almost literally jumping through hoops while running as fast as you can to certain locations as people are trying to attack you – almost like a real-life theme park…

We Are About To Enter A World Of Speed

by Alex Beanon February 10, 2014
The racing-themed video game industry mostly consists of three highly recognizable franchises [Gran Turismo, Forza Motorsports and Need For Speed] but a new contender has entered the fray – “World of Speed”. The racing MMO is the creation of a former “Need For Speed” game developer and will make its debut on PC later this […]