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Kabillion launches Spanish Roku channel

Splash Entertainment’s video-on-demand service Kabillion has launched a Spanish channel on Roku players. The new app is intended to offer both educational and entertaining content in the Spanish language. Some of the shows included are Dive Olly Dive, The DaVincibles and ToddWorld. Kabillion en Español is now available to download in the United States and Mexico. “Reaching the large ...

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Square Enix’s Minecraft-like Dragon Quest Builders gets a sequel

Square Enix has announced a new followup to last year’s Dragon Quest Builders. Appropriately titled Dragon Quest Builders 2, the sequel will be released on PS4 and Nintendo Switch at an unspecified time. The game will add multiplayer (up to 4 players), gliding and underwater exploration to the building fun of the first game. The game’s world has been increased and you can stack ...

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WATCH: What happens when cereal mascots fall out of popularity

Soggy Flakes is a stop-motion animated short film from the Affolter Brothers in British Columbia, Canada that shows just what could happen when the faces on your favorite cereal boxes fall out of fashion. In a low-carb, sugar-free, gluten-intolerant world, a group of washed-up, out-of-work breakfast cereal mascots form a weekly support group. Together they lament the golden ages of yesteryear and ...

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Anime streaming website Daisuki.net shuts down

Bandai Namco Entertainment has announced that it’s closing down its anime streaming service Daisuki.net. Launched in May 2013, the site will officially close on October 31, 2017 at 11 a.m. Japan Standard Time. Here’s how the official shutdown will happen: [Schedule Leading Up to the Closure of DAISUKI] (All times listed are in Japan Standard Time) July 1, 2017 – 12:00 a.m. New ...

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Wanda Sykes and Portia De Rossi Guest Star on Doc McStuffins

Disney Junior’s award-winning preschool show Doc McStuffins has always made a point to be progressive and to carry a message of acceptance, making it a great show for teaching kids how to build a more inclusive, friendly community as they grow older. Now, it ups the ante as it will be the first show on Disney Junior to feature an LGBT couple in a storyline. As a bonus, the characters are also ...

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LEGO DC SuperHero Girls: Brain Drain SDCC Interviews & DVD Release

Missing memories provide an intriguing mystery for everyone’s favorite young female protagonists in the all-new animated film, LEGO® DC Super Hero Girls: Brain Drain. Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, DC Entertainment and The LEGO® Group, the film – the first LEGO® entry in the worldwide DC Super Hero Girls franchise phenomenon – will be distributed by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment ...

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The Deep’s second season gets new partners

DHX has picked up new broadcast partners for the second season of their CG-animated underwater adventure series The Deep. First time partners include Universal Kids (U.S.), Nickelodeon (Greece), NRK Super (Norway), YLE (Finland), POP (Italy), Biggs (Portugal), RTBF’s OUFtivi (Belgium), MBC3 (Middle East), Minimax (CEE), KidZone TV (Baltics), Multimania (Russia), Hop! (Israel), SVT (Sweden), TSR ...

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Square Enix animates miraculous player moments from Dragon Quest X

Japanese game publisher Square Enix is celebrating the fifth anniversary of its Dragon Quest X massively mulitplayer online role-play gaming in an unusual fashion. While the company has more traditional content updates planned for the title, they also solicited some “miraculous stories” from fans about their experiences with the game. The result? A series of animated shorts bringing ...

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New Form and Olan Rogers Launch New Animated Pilot: Lion’s Blaze

The entertainment studio aptly named New Form has recently launched a new animated pilot from creator Olan Rogers, titled “Lion’s Blaze.” This animated comedy pilot focuses on a group of four friends that have been trapped in an arcade game for the better part of fifteen years. The group has managed to survive in the game world for a while, but their world is turned upside down ...

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The King of Fighters: Destiny launches on Steam

Japanese game developer SNK and Chinese animation studio iDragons launched their all-new CG-animated adaptation of The King of Fighters video game franchise last week. The 24 episode series, titled The King of Fighters: Destiny, has been produced exclusively for web distribution and launched in China on Youku, bilibili, sitv, and other local streaming platforms. In the west, the series is being ...

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DreamWorks partners with fright factory for Spooky Jack

According to a report by Deadline, DreamWorks Animation is teaming up with the horror masterminds at Blumhouse Productions on a film tentatively titled Spooky Jack. The film’s a dark comedy that takes a “look at the world of “eerie” things that are conjured from the imaginations of children – from the Monsters Under Your Bed to Leprechauns, Boogeymen, Bigfoot and the Chupacabra ...

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WATCH: Hey Arnold: The Jungle Movie’s SDCC Sneak Peek

Following a behind-the-scenes first look with series creator Craig Bartlett, Nickelodeon has released the first clip from Hey Arnold: The Jungle Movie at their San Diego Comic-Con panel. In it, viewers see a home movie made by the residents of Hillwood praising the football headed boy’s influence on their lives in a bid to give Arnold the chance to win a trip. Will Arnold ever get the ...

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