Tag: animation

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 16, 2016
New Animated Television Series “Skylanders Academy” to Debut on Netflix Santa Monica, Calif. – Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) announced that “Skylanders Academy,” the first production by Activision Blizzard Studios-its newly-created television and film studio-will premiere in Fall 2016 on Netflix, the world’s leading internet television network.  “Over the last five years, millions of families…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 14, 2016
“Avatar: The Last Airbender” and “Serenity” Coloring Books to Debut in October FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MILWAUKIE, OR—Dark Horse proudly announces a brand-new adult coloring book program hitting bookshelves and coffee tables this fall. Kicking off the coloring books line are Avatar: The Last Airbender and the fan-favorite Serenity series. Each adult coloring book features forty-five…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 14, 2016
We are coming to the end of our Thunderweek reveals of Bandai’s “lost year” of ThunderCats product.  I know this posting is a little late.  I’m actually going to split this last post into two posts so that I can get this half posted today.   Today we are going to look at the vehicles that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 11, 2016
NEW OFFICIAL Trailer Available for “LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures” – Premieres Monday, June 20 at 10:00 a.m., ET/PT on Disney XD!   Zach King to Host Live-Stream “Brick-Building” Event, which will Feature Series Sneak Peek Introducing new heroes and villains to the LEGO Star Wars universe, the animated television series “LEGO Star Wars:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 10, 2016
Pickle and Peanut Vinyl Figures Disney’s Pickle and Peanut make their Funko debut as stylized vinyl figures! When these two aren’t off causing mischief, they’re rapping, scheming, and generally trying to do it all! Collect them both this summer! Coming in August!

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2016
“The Early Hatchling Gets The Worm” heads to the big screen this weekend The Angry Birds Movie has flown to new heights, circling $300 million in worldwide box office, and the Hatchlings are celebrating in their own incredibly cute way.  Everyone’s favorite fluffy little birds, voiced by young children, star in a brand new short,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2016
Cowabubga!! New Tamashii Nations Figures Debut This Fall And Join “Leonardo” And “Donatello” As Limited Edition Exclusive Releases For North America   Anaheim, CA, June 6, 2016 – Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, Hong Kong and more, makes itself synonymous with Tamashii Turtle Nations as it…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 2, 2016
Welcome back to Day 3 of THUNDERWEEK where we are taking a look at the lost year of Bandai America’s ThunderCats products that would have been released back in 2012 if the show and the line had not been cancelled.  If you missed any of the previous installments you can go back and check out…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 31, 2016
Welcome to AFi’s THUNDER WEEK where we are, for the first time anywhere revealing a years worth of unproduced ThunderCats products from Bandai America.   If you missed the previous installments you can read the Day 0 Sneak Peek and the Day 1 reveals at the previous links and also catch up on the story so…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 30, 2016
Back in 2009 Warner Brothers Animation and Studio 4°C Animation started development on a revamped and revived Thundercats animated series.  This new series launched with an hour long special in July 2011 on the Cartoon Network.   The series was very well received by critics and fans.   I’m sure not everyone loved it, but it was…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 19, 2016
Pop! Animation: Rick and Morty Funko welcomes Rick and Morty to Pop! Animation! Rick, the troubled scientist, and his kind-hearted grandson, Morty, embark on misadventures that send them through time and space! Collect them both this summer!   Coming in July!

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2016
Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Collectibles.  These products will appear and be available to pre-order in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.    The products announced in this solicitation will be arriving in stores primarily December 2016, but there’s also an August and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2016
The Duo Join Previously Announced Cast Members Emily Blunt, Kristen Chenoweth, Uzo Aduba and Michael Pena   SANTA MONICA, Calif. and PAWTUCKET, R.I., May 16, 2016 – Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) and Lionsgate (NYSE:LGF) are welcoming Liev Schreiber (Ray Donovan and Spotlight) and Taye Diggs (Murder in the First and Best Man Holiday) to the official cast…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2016
  From Cartoon Network and Titan Merchandise come Cartoon Network TITANS: The Cartoon Network Collection! Collecting fan favourites from such classic and contemporary series as Dexter’s Lab, Johnny Bravo, Adventure Time and Uncle Grandpa – this wave of 3” Blindboxed Vinyl figures is a must have for any cartoon fan! Each figure is 3” blind-boxed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 11, 2016
FRANCHISE TO ANCHOR CRACKLE ANIME CHANNEL BEGINNING MAY 15TH    Stream for Free Starting May 15th Using the Crackle App for TVs, Connected Devices, Game Consoles and Mobile Devices or Online  CULVER CITY, Calif. (May 11, 2016) – Crackle, Sony’s free streaming network, announced today that they have acquired the complete series to Harmony Gold’s popular…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 29, 2016
You should already be aware of the Ghosbusters: The Boardgame II Kickstarter that our pals at Cryptozoic Entertainment are currently running. Now they are beck with news of a REALLY exciting add on pack: This one’s for the REAL Ghostbusters fans out there! Cryptozoic announced a new add-on to Ghostbusters: The Boardgame II called the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 29, 2016
Acquisition Builds on NBCUniversal’s Presence in Family and Animation Space DreamWorks Animation to Become Unit of Universal Filmed Entertainment Group NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NBCUniversal, a division of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA), today announced the acquisition of DreamWorks Animation (NASDAQ: DWA). One of the world’s most admired family brands, DreamWorks Animation creates animated feature films, television series…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2016
Introducing new heroes and villains to the LEGO Star Wars universe, the animated television series “LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures” will premiere MONDAY, JUNE 20 (10:00 a.m. EST) on Disney XD.  Set between the events of The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, the action comedy series follows the Freemakers, a family…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 23, 2016
The first season of Amazon’s original animated kids series Thunderbirds Are Go, is now available to stream for Prime members. All 13 episodes of season one are available to stream in the US and Japan, and will subsequently air on Prime Video in the UK, Germany and Austria. Thunderbirds Are Go is a reinvention of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 23, 2016
Welcome back to day 6 of AFi’s 11th Anniversary “Scoop Week.”  This is the first of 2 scoops we have for you today, but we didn’t get to everything we wanted to this week, so we will be extending the celebration into next week with a few more interviews, some packaged item reveals and a…

 

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