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Why The AT&T/Time Warner merger, means a massive change in US Dubbing (and isnt a good thing)

Note: The opinions expressed in this article are not necessarily the views of Toon Barn or its affiliates For a few years, I have been talking about Crunchyroll and its effects on the US Dubbing of anime and the way anime has been marketed in the states for some time. It has also been an issue with how licensing has been done, with certain artists (western artists like LeShawn Thomas who has ...


The Voice of Moltar (On Space Ghost Coast to Coast and the first few seasons of Toonami) has Passed away

On September 18th, news broke over twitter and facebook, that C. Martin Croker – the first voice of Toonami, passed away at the age of 54. One of the more underrated voice actors in his time, his work made Space Ghost Coast to Coast a cult classic. He also did Zorak for the series. But his work on toonami’s early years will stand as one of his great accomplishments. Toonami later did ...

Cartoon Network Releases Steven Universe iOS App

The Battle Between Respect and Fanbases (Whats Going on with Steven Universe and Sausage Party?)

Note: The Opinions in this essay are not necessarily are the views of Toon Barn and its affiliates  There are more black marks in animation these days than most. But right now, these black marks are turning into an abyss. In the last several days, we have seen what a marketplace based on a “entities” biases towards content does to the producers of these works. For years, Steven ...


We Bare Bears and Powerpuff Girls Panels Debut on San Diego Comic-Con

Last Saturday, CN presented a back-to-back panel show featuring 2 of its famous cartoon franchises, The Powerpuff Girls and We Bare Bears. Both are going to be having their San Diego Comic-Con debuts with their first proper panels. Behind the scenes insights and never before seen footage were shown to the audiences in the Indigo Ballroom. Series creator and Annie Award winner Daniel Chong ...


Joe Alaskey, The Second Man To ever Voice The Looney Toons Characters – Has Passed.

Emmy Award Winning Voice Actor, Joe Alaskey passed away late last night of complications due to cancer, he was 63 years old. His many works as Bugs and Daffy (of the latter he would win the aforementioned Oscar for the animated series Duck Dodgers), as well as the Rugrats’s Grandpa Lou Pickles. He also did Plucky Duck in Tiny Toon Adventures. He did two live action works (a movie and a TV ...


Its Saturday Morning – And The Room Is Empty.

Or: How Thundercats (2011) was the end of the North American animation/Kids Business (in a way) Note: The Opinions shown on this essay does not reflect the views of Toon Barn and its affiliates. Its Saturday – winter is only a few days away and after that – Christmas on Friday and then – Saturday rolls around again, the next Friday is 2016 and then the first day of the new year ...

Immortals Director wants to make a Samurai Jack movie

Breaking: Samurai Jack will Return to Adult Swim and Toonami in 2016.

So… i was just checking the twitter feeds, and in full disclosure i do follow one of the co creators of Toonami. So the announcement has come out on the Toonami Tumblr page: “Adult Swim is excited to announce that JACK IS BACK. Creator and executive producer Genndy Tartakovsky continues the epic story of Samurai Jack with a new season of episodes that will premiere on Adult Swim’s ...


Why BuzzFeed and Cartoon Brew Kinda forgets about Women in Animation.

The Article that came out a few days ago concerning Women and the Hardships they face in Animation – isnt a new thing. However the stories missed a major point that people have forgotten. Half the reason why these new female animators got discriminated against (until very, very recently), was a bit of that “old boys network”… When it came to the art style the women ...


CLIP: Teen Titans Go! – I’m the Sauce

Warner Bros. Animation has just posted a couple of new clips for the next episode of the hit animated comedy series Teen Titans Go!, which is scheduled to air this coming Thursday, September 3 at 6/5c on Cartoon Network. The episode is titled I’m The Sauce, and no – this is not a continuation of the previous week’s Spice-related episode. This time around, the Titans are stuck inside because ...


15 years too late? Warner Brothers and DC to create a DCAGU

Beginning in Fall 2015, DC Entertainment, Warner Bros. Animation, Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Mattel are joining forces to launch DC Super Hero Girls, an exciting new universe of Super Heroic storytelling that helps build character and confidence, and empowers girls to discover their true potential. Featuring DC Comics’ most powerful and diverse line-up of female characters as ...


Adventure Time Nominated for a Peabody Award: And some reasons on why-

Disney Junior’s preschooler series, “Doc McStuffins,” was cited for its disarming, inspiring storytelling about a female, African-American doctor’s daughter who “treats” other kids’ broken toys, while Cartoon Network’s “Adventure Time” was praised for its uniquely imagined, truly odd fantasy world and for stories about exploration and adventure to help kids work through their ...


Cartoon Network Upfront – Powerpuff Girls Return 2016, but for now – a safe if not stable lineup

At its annual network upfront, Cartoon Network unveiled a conservative 2015′-16 slate, taking an “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” approach. While the line-up is sparse on original series, it will please fans of its current schedule. The series Adventure Time, Clarence, Regular Show, Steven Universe, The Amazing World of Gumball, Teen Titans Go! and Uncle Grandpa will all continue with ... now has 68 pages of news and games!12345Last Page »

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