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PBS Kids to Air Curious George Special on Valentine’s Day

PBS Kids will be celebrating Valentine’s Day in advance with the help of Curious George via the special Happy Valentine’s Day, George!. The holiday special will follow Curious George as he tries to make his friends a Valentine’s Day card. Unfortunately, he finds it difficult doing everything manually so he resorts to creating the first ever monkey Valentine printing press, with the use of ...

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Review: Studio Ghibli’s Pom Poko, Porco Rosso, and Tales from Earthsea Blu-Ray Releases

Fans of Studio Ghibli probably watched most of the studio’s offerings when they originally came out, and most likely own home video releases in some form or another. But those who have yet to be introduced to the genius of Miyazaki, Takahata, and the rest of Studio Ghibli, Walt Disney’s most recent Blu-Ray releases will serve as good starting points. Yesterday, February 3rd, 2015, Walt Disney ...

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Sony Animation Gets A new President – but she has worked with Sony…when she was in Dreamworks

Lets start with the explanation: (Kristine) Belson spent nearly a decade at DreamWorks Animation, where she produced The Croods and executive produced the first installment in the How to Train Your Dragon series. More recently, she was the executive producer on B.O.O.: Bureau of Otherworldly Operations, which was unceremoniously halted in mid-production last Thursday as part of the ...

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Remember Erin Esurance? Her Creator Passed Away Today

Animation veteran Phil Robinson, one of the founders of the former San Francisco studio Wild Brain, passed away yesterday, after losing a three-year battle with pancreatic cancer. The Welsh native attended Southampton College of Art in England. He was a forty-year industry veteran, who began his career animating on features like The Twelve Tasks of Asterix (1976), Heavy Metal (1981) and Plague ...

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Downington Abbey gets animated…for at least 11 minutes.

I really didnt know Arthur was still going – now in its 16th season?! In the drama-filled “Fountain Abbey,” Muffy finds herself absolutely devastated when she learns her great-great grandmother, Mary Alice, wasn’t royalty at all. She was a common maid — oh, the indignity! However, through reading Mary Alice’s diary, Muffy is transported back in time to the famous English ...

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GKids, Gets Marnie as the Last Films of Ghibi come state side:

Animation distributor GKIDS has announced that it has entered into a distribution agreement with Studio Ghibli for the North American rights to the upcoming animated feature When Marnie Was There (Omoide no Marnie). Directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi (The Secret World of Arrietty) and based on the British children’s novel by Joan G. Robinson, the film tells the story of a troubled young girl, ...

BBC Inks Licensing Deals for Something Special
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The BBC Children’s Division gets a new CEO

So many changes are a foot, and there will be more in the months ahead. The BBC has appointed Alice Webb, currently chief operating officer of the UK pubcaster’s northern England operations, as the new director of its children’s division. Webb will replace Joe Godwin at the end of February, taking over responsibility for the corporation’s two children’s channels, CBeebies and CBBC. Kay ...

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FUNimation Secures Rights to Samurai Warriors Anime

FUNimation has recently announced that they have added the anime adaptation of Koei’s Samurai Warriors/Sengoku Musou to their winter simulcast line-up. The franchise is known for the third person hack-and-slash games loosely based on Japanese history, and has seen iterations on various consoles and handhelds throughout the years. The first episode of the Samurai Warriors anime is scheduled to ...

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Some short words about 2015, and Growth as Fans of Animation

Note: Happy New Year everybody. I told you that i was writing more on Toon Barn, and so yes – here it is – day one of 2015. First off, there are some older works that i wrote on other websites that didn’t get a audience will come here a long with the new stuff and the news i will post. Also some other works as well. Keep a look out for all of it. Here is what you need to ...

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New Image From Pixar’s Inside Out Released

A new image has just been released for Pixar’s upcoming 2015 release, Inside Out, via Empire Magazine. The movie is directed by Pete Docter (Up), and will feature the voices of Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Lewis Black, Mindy Kaling, and Phyllis Smith. The new image features five of the main characters, who represent a girl’s different emotions, gathered together watching her memories. You can ...

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New Digimon: Cyber Sleuth Screenies Show Off BlackAgumon and BlackGabumon

The Playstation Vita’s upcoming Digimon game, Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth is getting ready for its release in Japan, and a couple of new screenshots posted online reveal two new monsters reserved for a certain amount of first print copies. If you get one of the early copies, you will receive codes for BlackAgumon and BlackGabumon. Both have the ability to level up and evolve into ...

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