Tag: animation

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 5, 2012
Block to Include Short-Form Series that Bring the Heroes and Powers of the Mighty Marvel Universe to Life in New and Unexpected Ways   The epic storytelling of Marvel — full of action, adventure and humor, along with complex, courageous and aspirational characters – will be introduced to a new generation of kids and families…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 2, 2012
The wait is over and the new “DC Nation” block starts Saturday morning on Cartoon Network (check your local listings).   DC Nation Kicks Off with Green Lantern: The Animated Series and Young Justice on Cartoon Network All-New Hour-Long Block Premieres Saturday, March 3 at 10 a.m. (ET, PT)   Cartoon Network, Warner Bros. Animation…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 2, 2012
Star Wars: The Clone Wars draws closer to its fourth season finale, and return of Darth Maul. This week, in “Bounty,” an aimless Asajj Ventress joins a team of bounty hunters under the leadership of young Boba Fett. On an alien world, they undertake a dangerous but profitable mission that tests the limits of their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 29, 2012
As mentioned in Superfriend’s blog, today is the release of the new straight-to-dvd animated feature “Justice League: DOOM.” For fans of Justice League Unlimited, and the Superman and Batman Animates series, this is a bit of a homecoming with many of the original voice cast members of those shows. Here’s a fun little video that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 24, 2012
The Universe’s Most Notorious Sith Brings Star Wars: The Clone Wars Season Four to a Dramatic End Season Four of Star Wars: The Clone Wars concludes with a nail-biting, two-part finale arc beginning Friday, March 9 at 8 p.m. (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network with “Brothers.” After being used as a weapon of vengeance by Count…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2012
The conspiracy against the Chancellor is set. The playing pieces are on the board. Now, Count Dooku makes his move… In the next all-new episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, an extremely popular four-episode arc comes to its shocking finale. Obi-Wan is still deep undercover as the assassin Rako Hardeen, and he’s part of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 26, 2012
  Fleeing across the galaxy with criminal fugitives, a disguised Obi-Wan, Cad Bane and Moralo Eval are tenaciously pursued by Anakin and Ahsoka, who have no idea they’re chasing their friend, in “Friends and Enemies,” a new episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, airing at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT Friday, January 27th on Cartoon Network.

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2012
A Deep Undercover Mission   When the Jedi learn of a Separatist plot to kidnap Chancellor Palpatine, one of them must go deep undercover as a hardened criminal to extract information from the conspirators. To alleviate all suspicions and fit seamlessly into a high security Republic prison, a Jedi must die! But not everything is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2012
Super Hero Adventures, Based On the Hit ‘Super Hero Squad’ Cartoon Coming to The Hub, Will Debut New Action Figures, Playsets and Plush at New York Toy Fair PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS – News) continues to grow and expand its long-term strategic partnership with Marvel Entertainment, LLC, as the global branded play…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 12, 2012
In the next all-new episode of The Clone Wars, Ahsoka Tano is reunited with Lux Bonteri, the handsome young Separatist who opened her eyes to the fact that the war isn’t always black-and-white. When Lux suddenly barges into a peace conference between Separatists and Republic delegates, he involves Ahsoka in a dangerous search to find…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 4, 2012
Star Wars: The Clone Wars returns with new episodes starting this Friday, January 6th at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT on Cartoon Network. In “Escape from Kadavo,” the conclusion to a three-part story arc, Anakin tries to convince the Zygerrian Queen that she too is a slave and pawn in an evil Separatist plot. Meanwhile, Obi-Wan toils…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 25, 2011
This video has been making the internet rounds this week and thought it would be a good finale to our video posting this week- It’s an animated short by director and former Monty Python member Terry Gilliam. Happy Holidays everyone!

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 9, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: November 17th , 2011 Wave/Assortment: MattyCollector.com exclusive Packaging: 7-pack (in a 6-pack style box) Accessories:2 stands Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Packaging by: Frank Varela Notes:  This boxed set includes Crimson Avenger, Creeper, Gypsy, Doctor Midnight, Johnny Thunder and his Thunderbolt and Speedy.  These seven characters are the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: Fall 2011 Wave/Assortment: Series 1, Wave 1 Packaging: Single Carded Accessories: Fast Food bag Collect and Connect: Hall of Justice Facade (2 pieces) Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In House Team THE PACKAGE  

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2011
  I’ve been missing out.  I remember when the new animated Avengers show started airing.  I remember posting the press release and letting folks know it was coming, but I didn’t set my DVR for it at the time so I missed the first couple and then I just never picked it up.   Turns out,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2011
  I’ve been missing out.  I remember when the new animated Avengers show started airing.  I remember posting the press release and letting folks know it was coming, but I didn’t set my DVR for it at the time so I missed the first couple and then I just never picked it up.   Turns out, […]

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2011
  I’ve been missing out.  I remember when the new animated Avengers show started airing.  I remember posting the press release and letting folks know it was coming, but I didn’t set my DVR for it at the time so I missed the first couple and then I just never picked it up.   Turns out, […]

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2011
In addition to the carded samples of DCUC wave 17 that Mattel Posted yesterday on the Matty Facebook page they also revealed the packaging for their upcoming 4" Young Justice figure 2-packs.   As you can see they are very reminiscent in shape/design to the DC Infinite Heroes 3-packs. Check out the Young Justice 2-packs…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: July 15th, 2011 Wave/Assortment: MattyCollector.com exclusive Packaging: single carded (oversized) Accessories: swappable human head and helmet head. Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes: This is the last oversized figure planned  in the JLU line.  This figure uses the same head swap peg as the JLU Green Lantern 3-pack…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2011
Today we have 2 copies of the BRAND NEW,  just released  "Avengers: The Earth’s Mightiest Heroes" DVD sets to give away to 2 lucky AFi readers!!    Earlier today we posted the announcement of the release of both volumes of the new Avengers animated series, along with the cover art and a clip of the…

 

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