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All posts by: Cecilia Cordero

dragon's dogma
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Netflix is Producing an Adaptation of Capcom’s Dragon’s Dogma

Netflix has recently announced that they are producing an anime adaptation of the videogame Dragon’s Dogma. The game is a 2012 action role playing game from veteran developer/publisher Capcom. While not as successful as Capcom’s more mainstream properties like Street Fighter, Megaman, and Resident Evil, Dragon’s Dogma was still commercially successful and has developed a cult following. In ...

lucky
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WATCH: Trailer for Nickelodeon’s CG Animated Lucky Released

Coinciding with St. Patrick’s Day, Nickelodeon has released a new trailer for their upcoming CG animated TV movie, Lucky. The movie premiered last Friday, March 8, at 7PM on Nickelodeon USA. Lucky focuses on the unluckiest Leprechaun around, Hap, who is searching for his family’s lost gold. You can watch the trailer below: Lucky boasts of an all-star cast that includes Mark Hamill ...

funko
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Funko is Launching a Children’s Book Series

There’s no geek or nerd these days who isn’t aware of Funko. Their Pop figures, which are characterized by oversized heads and cute button eyes, have taken the world by storm. There’s no popular character these days who doesn’t have a Funko POP version. Now, Funko is venturing into yet another medium. According to a recent announcement, Funko is teaming up with Sterling Publishing in ...

yoshi
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Yoshi’s Crafted World Gets an Overview Trailer

Nintendo’s Super Mario Franchise is responsible for launching several side characters into mainstream popularity, with some characters going so far as to spawn their own series of standalone games. One such character is Yoshi, who is due for a return soon via a new game titled Yoshi’s Crafted World. Yoshi’s Crafted World is scheduled for a March 29 worldwide launch on the Nintendo ...

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Disney CEO Says Fox Deal Will Close “Soon.”

Disney’s pending acquisition of Fox’s film and TV studio, FX, Natgeo, and 30% stake in Hulu is a big deal, mainly because of the number of properties that the House of Mouse will have access to. But for many superhero fans the big deal is that it will help consolidate the Marvel film rights under one roof. For a long time now, Fox has had the film and TV rights to a number of Marvel IPs, ...

costume quest
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Frederator’s Costume Quest Makes its Way to Amazon Prime

Costume Quest is one of those underrated videogames that flew under the radar of people who would have loved the game. It has since built a cult following, years after its initial release in 2010, but now the franchise is about to get even more fans because an animated adaptation recently debuted on Amazon Prime. Frederator Studios is behind the adaptation, so we can expect quality all ...

princess emmy
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Shout! Factory Brings Princess Emmy to the U.S. and Canada

Media company Shout! Factory has recently signed a deal with Studio 100 Film for the distribution rights to Princess Emmy – The Movie. The deal covers distribution for the United States and Canada, with Shout! Gaining all NA distribution rights for the digital, video on demand, home entertainment, theatrical, and broadcast. Shout! Plans to launch the property across multiple platforms via ...

gen:LOCK
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WATCH: New Trailer for Michael B. Jordan’s gen:LOCK

As a way of promoting the season one finale of gen:LOCK, Rooster Teeth recently unveiled a new trailer designed to encourage viewers to binge the first seven episodes. We want to spare you the hassle of clicking away from Toonbarn, so we embedded the trailer below: For the uninitiated, gen:LOCK is a sci-fi mecha anime that stars Michael B. Jordan, Dakota Fanning, Maisie Williams, Asia ...

chucky
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Chucky from Child’s Play Gets an Animated Short

The iconic 1988 horror film Child’s Play, which revolves around a doll possessed by the spirit of a psychopathic killer, is getting a reboot and a TV show soon. So the Youtube series Tell It Animated so it fit to pay tribute, by creating an animated short titled “The Evolution of Chucky.” The Evolution of Chucky is scripted, designed, and animated by Aaron Lecours and narrated by ...

hello kitty
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New Line and Flynn Picture to Develop Hello Kitty Film

Sanrio recently sold the film rights of their iconic Hello Kitty property to Warner Bros.’ New Line Cinema and Flynn Picture Company, who will be on hand to develop the first English-language feature based on the Hello Kitty franchise. There are no details yet on the project, so nobody knows if it will be live action, animation, or a hybrid. Beau Flynn and Wendy Jacobson are attached to the ...

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Tama & Friends Reunite in May for Cats Tail’s Tales

For the first time in 26 years, the kitty stars of the adorable anime brand Tama & Friends will reunite for a new feature film titled Cats Tail’s Tales. The new feature is scheduled for a May 10 release, and comes courtesy of Tokyo-based Sony Creative Products, which is in charge of the license for the Japanese market. Cats Tail’s Tales follows the adventures of three cats – ...

sword art online
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Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization Gets a Western Switch Release Date

After releasing a preview for the Switch release of Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization, Bandai Namco sweetened the pot by also announcing the exact release date for the American and European release of the game. With a release date of May 24, it looks like fans from the west will have to wait a month while Japanese Switch owners are playing with theirs. The American release of Sword Art ...

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