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New Pokemon Sun/Moon Trailer Features Turtonator

While people are too busy being outside and stuff, getting into all sorts of wacky troubles while being all ARG with their mobile phone Pokemans, a new trailer has just been released for the upcoming Pokemon Sun and Moon, which is slated for release on the Nintendo 3DS this November 18. The new trailer is notable for featuring the new breed Turtonator, which is a spiked Fire/Dragon type pokemon ...


Season 6 of The Venture Bros. On the Way to Home Video

According to a recent announcement, the 6th Season of Adult Swim’s hit action comedy series The Venture Bros. will be making its way to Blu Ray and DVD on October 4, 2016. The sixth season originally aired earlier this year, and is notable for being the much-awaited return of the series after a two and a half year hiatus. The Venture Bros.’ 6th season follows brothers Hank and Dean as they ...


1960s TV Classic Batman Gets Animated in Batman: Return of the Caped Crusader

Batman! The Dark Knight is coming back to the legacy of the 1960s TV classic series in a new animated movie titled Batman: Return of the Caped Crusader. It is inspired by the Batman show, which broadcasted from 1966 to 1968 and will feature the voices of original series stars Burt Ward (Robin), Adam West (Batman) and Julie Newmar (Catwoman). has just released a trailer showing Batman and ...


Super Wings is Ready for Lift Off with m4e Germany

German media company and brand management m4E AG is taking over merchandising and licensing responsibilities for Super Wings in German-speaking territories from South Korea’s EBS, FunnyFlux and CJ E&M; China’s Qianqi Animation; U.S.-based Little Airplane Productions; and co-production partner KiKA. The contract gives m4e representation for all categories except home entertainment and ...


Surf’s Up 2 New Trailer Released

A new trailer for Surf’s Up 2: Wavemania has debuted from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. The CG sequel to the Oscar-winning animated comedy of 2007 is a co-production with WWE Studios, with some of the biggest Superstars in wrestling, together with the familiar Sony characters. Surf’s Up 2: Wavemania is to be released in early 2017. The sequel of the film is directed by Henry Yu, Genndy ...


Alex Hirsch of Gravity Falls Tapped for Pokemon Movie

Thanks to the astonishing success of AR game Pokemon GO, Pokemon is more famous than ever, even after 20 years of world domination. Together with the pocket monster property’s forthcoming projects is its 1st live-action movie. The movie is based on the Detective Pikachu game which was released in February in Japan for the Nintendo 3DS. It is being produced by Legendary Entertainment in ...


Long Way North to be Released on September 30

Thanks to Shout! Factory Films, the Annecy Audience Award-winning animated feature Long Way North will be hitting the U.S. theaters on September 30. The movie, which also bagged the Grand Prize and Governor of Tokyo Award at 2016’s Tokyo Animation Festival will premiere in New York, Los Angeles and other select major markets, including additional cities. Long Way North is directed by filmmaker ...

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 ...


GIVEAWAY: Kubo and the Two Strings Prize Pack

This coming Friday, August 19th, LAIKA’s newest masterpiece Kubo and the Two Strings will be hitting the silver screens. To start the celebrations early, Toonbarn is hosting a special giveaway for a prize pack full of Kubo and the Two Strings merchandise! The Kubo and the Two Strings Prize Pack Contains: • 1 set of trading cards • 1 set of folders • 1 frisbee • 1 set of pins • 1 ...


Jackie Chan, Justin Theroux, Dave Franco Added to LEGO Ninjago Movie Cast

While Warner Bros.’ The LEGO NinjaGO Movie is still a long ways away from its September 22, 2017 release, the studio is already drumming up some excitement via the announcement of its cast list, which includes some very recognizable names. The filmmakers have assembled an impressive cast list that includes likes of Dave Franco, Justin Theroux, Fred Armisen, Abbi Jacobson, Olivia Munn, Kumail ...


New Trailer Shows Off 2nd Forms for Dissidia Final Fantasy Characters

Square Enix has just released a new trailer for the current gen iteration of Dissidia Final Fantasy. The trailer as usual shows off how spiffy the game looks using current technology (even though the original already looks good on the limited hardware resources it had access to), but the most special part is the showcase of 2nd forms for each character, which are obtained either by reaching level ...

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Plim Plim Makes its Way to Colombia

Smilehood Media has brought its cute animated preschool property Plim Plim to Colobia via the national channel Señal Colombia, following a broadcast schedule of two episodes on both Saturday and Sunday via its local broadcast partner. The series was originally produced in Argentina, with Smilehood creating 22, 7, and 3 minute formats of the 2D series featuring the titular charming little clown ... now has 765 pages of news and games!12345Last Page »

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