Tag: animation

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 14, 2012
Warner Bros. Animation’s DC Nation programming block comes soaring back, bringing action from the pages of DC Comics to the television screens of comic book fans of all ages.  Green Lantern: The Animated Series goes retro-futuristic when it starts the block with the episode “Steam Lantern.” After being blasted by the Anti-Monitor, Hal finds himself…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2012
    This Saturday marks the last episode before the holidays for Star Wars: The Clone Wars. After a comet damages their shuttle, R2-D2, Colonel Gascon and the other droids crash on a desolate planet where they must make their way across a bewildering expanse of emptiness to carry out their mission in “A Sunny…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 30, 2012
  This Saturday marks the beginning of a new story arc on Star Wars: The Clone Wars. R2-D2 is part of a team of Republic droids chosen for an important mission led by the diminutive Colonel Gascon (voiced by Stephen Stanton) to obtain an encryption module from a Separatist dreadnought. The droids must overcome numerous…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 8, 2012
David Tennant, best known as the tenth doctor to play The Doctor on the hit series Doctor Who, will make his Star Wars: The Clone Wars debut this week in “A Test of Strength,” airing Saturday, November 10th at 9:30am ET/PT on Cartoon Network. Tennant will voice the character Huyang, a droid who greatly impacts…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 1, 2012
“Build your own lightsaber, you shall. But first, harvest your crystal, each one of you must.”   Ahsoka escorts a group of younglings to Ilum, where they will learn from Yoda and undergo a crucial rite-of-passage: the construction of their lightsabers. They grapple with both physical and inner challenges as they face the dangerous task…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2012
Watch your back, Rudolph — the Mad Monster Party has begun! Released in 1967 by stop-motion magnates Rankin-Bass, Mad Monster Party is the horror buff’s bedtime story, the Halloween equivalent of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, and a benchmark in the grand tradition of stop-motion animation. Now, 45 years later, Diamond Sleect Toys is giving the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 22, 2012
Available October 23, 2012   The Complete Season Four From Lucasfilm Ltd. and Warner Home Video, Three-Disc Blu-ray Set Includes All 22 Action-Packed Episodes, Five New Cast and Crew Video Commentaries, and The Jedi Temple Archives, containing test animations, concept art and Extensive Deleted/Extended Scenes   SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.  – Executive Producer George Lucas and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 17, 2012
After an unsuccessful rebel attempt to rescue Onderon’s true king, Ramsis Dendup, an unexpected ally steps forward to halt Dendup’s execution and aid the rebel cause in “The Soft War,” airing this Saturday, October 20th at 9:30am ET/PT on Cartoon Network.   Episode Trivia: Gregg Berger joins the cast of The Clone Wars as General…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 12, 2012
BILLUND, Denmark, Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The LEGO Group, makers of the world’s leading construction toys, and Nickelodeon, one of the world’s leading entertainment brands for kids, announced today an expansion of their global partnership to develop construction toys inspired by the recently launched CG-animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles television series. The collection is slated…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 1, 2012
The Marvel heroes and Capcom superstars collide in a barbeque of brutality!

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 26, 2012
  Cartoon Network and Lucasfilm Animation present the Season Five premiere of Star Wars: The Clone Wars this Saturday, September 29 at 9:30 a.m. Continuing the story from the epic Season Four finale, Season Five begins with “Revival.” Darth Maul and Savage Opress are reunited and brimming with rage. They bring terror across the galaxy,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 20, 2012
30TH ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATIVE COLLECTION OF HE-MAN® AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE® CELEBRATES THE HISTORY OF THE ANIMATED FRANCHISE WITH AN EPIC LIMITED EDITION DVD SET LOADED WITH COLLECTIBLE BONUS ITEMS He-Man® and the Masters of the Universe®  Collection Offers Fans 189 Episodes on 22 DVDs of the Three Television Series   Minneapolis, MN (September…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 17, 2012
The shadow of the dark side falls upon Star Wars: The Clone Wars Season Five as the series moves closer to the events of Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith. Some characters will meet their destinies over the course of the hit show’s upcoming fifth season. The question is: Who Will Fall?   Star Wars: The Clone…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 12, 2012
Walt Disney Pictures has released the second trailer for their upcoming animated feature “Wreck-It Ralph” starring the voice talents of John C. Reilly, Jack McBrayer, Jane Lynch, and Sarah Silverman. Opening November 2nd, 2012.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 7, 2012
Check your local listings for the weekend showings of Robot Chicken’s DC Comics Special September 9th on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim.

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 7, 2012
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 – “Promise” Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 – “We Are the Law”

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2012
What might normally be sad news, learning that the pre-order for the Young Justice Superboy/Miss Martian 2-pack did not reach it’s goal, is softened a bit by the news of the possibility we could maybe still see them in other lines.  The following update was posted today on MattyCollector.com. Toy Fans, Like you, we’re huge…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 31, 2012
  We are in the final hours to reach the goal on the pre-order to get this set made and to complete our 6″ Young Justice team.     The preorder page is here.  Right now the status thermometer is at about half way.  There is still time to rally for this set!  The preorder sell-in window…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 29, 2012
The Epic Saga Continues as Star Wars™: The Clone Wars™ Returns for its Fifth Season on Cartoon Network and Enters Syndication Nationwide This September, the Critically Acclaimed Series from Lucasfilm Animation Returns for Season Five, while Seasons One and Two Enter Syndication Across the Nation. SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (August 29, 2012) – Following an impressive…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 17, 2012
Los Angeles, CA (August 17, 2012) – Huckleberry picks up from their San Deigo Comic Con preview with the release of it’s first series of figures from Focus Features / LAIKA film ParaNorman.  The eight figure 3.5”-4” line encompasses all of the core characters and a number of spooky zombies.  Included are Norman in pajamas,…

 

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