Tag: animation

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2011
MARVEL’S NEWEST ANIMATED SERIES FEATURING IRON MAN, THOR, CAPTAIN AMERICA AND THE HULK The First 13 Episodes of Marvel’s All New Animated Series To Debut on DVD April 26, 2011 BURBANK, Calif., March 2, 2011 – When the forces of evil are so overwhelming that no single hero can save the world… the Avengers assemble!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 3, 2011
Iron Man and Wolverine Anime Series To Air On G4 July 2011   San Francisco, April 2, 2011 – Marvel’s Head of Television Jeph Loeb announced casting for two of the company’s much anticipated anime series, IRON MAN and WOLVERINE, at its WonderCon panel today in San Francisco to the delight of fans in attendance….

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2011
The trailer for the GCI animated Tron: Uprising is now on line.  This series will air in the fall on DisneyXD.  It takes place between the two TRON films and it sports an impressive voice cast.    

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2011
Earlier in the week we gave you your first look at first of three Mattel "Collector Appreciation Tour" Justice League Unlimited exclusive 3-packs. Now it’s time to move on to the 2nd Con exclusive 3-pack. This one contains Angle Man, Killer Frost and Firestorm.   This is the fist ever JLU figures of Angle Man…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 22, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: April 2011 Wave/Assortment: Mattel’s Collector Appreciation Tour 2011Exclusive 3-pack assortment Packaging: 3-pack Accessories: One stand Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes:Angle Man’s weapon is molded into his hand.  It is not removable. THE PACKAGE  

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2011
Just as I arrived back from NYC from Toy Fair 2011 a new box of samples from Mattel arrived.   I gave AFi readers a chance to vote on what from the box I covered first and the vote came back JLU! Here is the first of the 3 new JLU 3-packs I’ll be showing you…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 10, 2011
Kung Fu Panda 2 and Penguins of Madagascar Toy Lines Debut at Toy Fair 2011 NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mattel, Inc.’s (NASDAQ: MAT) subsidiary, Fisher-Price®, Inc., and DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (NASDAQ: DWA) today announced that they have entered into an exclusive licensing relationship in which Fisher-Price, the world’s leading brand of infant and preschool toys, will…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 7, 2011
Animator Robb Pratt created a traditionally animated/digitally painted fan film that combines classic elements from Superman through the ages.  It’s a charming piece (that I’m sure DC and the WB will have pulled down) that really shows his love of the character.  It’s been making the rounds today on Facebook and Twitter, but I thought…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2011
We at AFi are saddened to learn today of the passing of Boyd Kirkland.  Boyd Kirkland died Wednesday waiting for a lung transplant at UCLA at the age of 60.  Boyd was a key member of the animation teams on many of our favorite animated series such as Batman: The Animated Series, X-Men Evolution, G.I…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 24, 2011
Diamond Select Toys have launched a new Facebook page, where you can see news, be notified of updates on the Art Asylum blog and interact with DST.  Also on their page is the news of "The Real Ghostbusters" coming to Minimates.  Check out the post about it below, then head over and "like" the new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 3, 2010
Premiere Event Includes: Back-to-Back Original Episodes; Behind-the-Scenes Special “Hub Exclusive: ‘G.I. Joe Renegades’” LOS ANGELES, Ca. – Coming this Thanksgiving holiday weekend to The Hub, a cable network for kids and their families, is a special two-part premiere of the new half-hour, action-adventure animated series “G.I. Joe Renegades,” Friday, November 26. The Hub is a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 22, 2010
RETURN TO A GALAXY FAR, FAR AWAY…WITH THE ACTION-PACKED ANIMATED ADVENTURES OF STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS ON DVD AND BLU-RAY!   From Lucasfilm Ltd. and Warner Home Video, Four-Disc Set Includes All 22 Action-Packed Episodes, Extensive Behind-The-Scenes Materials and a Blu-ray Exclusive – Jedi Temple Archives   The Force is back and better than…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
October 16, 2010
The Young Justice panel started with a preview of the new show.  Two clips actually, run one right after the other.  "Today is the day,"  they all kept saying as each sidekick and hero pair fought an ice themed villain.  Robin, Speedy, Aqualad, Kid Flash.  The new Aqualad.  More on him later.  Every scene brought […]

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
October 16, 2010
The Young Justice panel started with a preview of the new show.  Two clips actually, run one right after the other.  "Today is the day,"  they all kept saying as each sidekick and hero pair fought an ice themed villain.  Robin, Speedy, Aqualad, Kid Flash.  The new Aqualad.  More on him later.  Every scene brought…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 14, 2010
Mmm…Candy! Yep, you had better hide the candy stash as the dark one of Springfield has risen from the grave in search of Halloween treats. Here’s the latest Homer Simpson 10" DIY Qee custom created by Leathers2000, ‘Count Homercula.’ Part of an invitation only collection, this is the lastest Simpson custom now featured in the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 17, 2010
The war wears on, and the Republic is pushed to its breaking point. Support for the Jedi Knights and their noble cause comes in the form of valiant clone troopers – steadfast defenders of peace and justice, even as the Jedi falter and the mighty Republic begins to crumble. Joined by familiar faces and confronted…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 17, 2010
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Sep 17, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Debuting Saturday, September 18 on the Cartoon Network, Hot Wheels(R) Battle Force(TM) 5 Fused drives into living rooms with all-new heroes, a powerful cast of villains and thrilling vehicle combinations that deliver action-packed racing adventures. The Emmy(R)-nominated series enters its second season following the elite drivers…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2010
Here’s all the news from Mattel’s "Mattypalooza" panel as it breaks! New product will launch all year long on MattyCollector.com. Ghostbusters Club Ecto is available to sign up now.  Club Ecto & Club Eternia will ship together and will only be open for 2 weeks to sign up. Ghostbusters II 6"Box Set – will have…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 19, 2010
Just when you thought ALL the SDCC exclusives had been announced THIS just popped into our mail box. Lego has announced their 2010 LEGO Comic-Con exclusives – LEGO Star Wars Cube Dudes!  These are based on the Clone Wars version of R2-D2, C-3PO, Yoda a Clone Trooper/Captain Rex and Obi-Wan.  They will be selling 450…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 19, 2010
Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Direct.  These products will appear and be available to preorder in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.   All products listed below are scheduled to to ship and be in stores March 2011. One interesting item…

 

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