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Mondo Media wants your Animation Ideas
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Mondo Media wants your Animation Ideas

If you’re a big fan of cartoons, chances are you’re not a passive participant, and that you have some killer ideas for an animated show. It’s just that you aren’t being given an opportunity to bring your ideas to life. Multi-platform distributor Mondo Media wants to change all that, and is now accepting pitches for animated shows targeted towards teens and young adults. If your idea is ...

Nickelodeon ratings jump with Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness
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Nickelodeon ratings jump with Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness

Just a few days back on November 7th, Nickelodeon kicked off with the very first episode of Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness. So, how has the DreamWorks Animation franchise done for the Nick? Apparently, pretty darn awesome! The toon’s premiere has kicked off a series of record high ratings for Nickelodeon, setting itself up for quite a long future. Along with already uber ...

Secrets bring Harm to Young Justice
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Secrets bring Harm to Young Justice

Secrets bring Harm to Young Justice Finally, it’s Halloween time! Er… that’s not right. Wait, what’s today? October 31st? No no, we’re a few weeks into November already. So what’s going on, why do the folks on Young Justice think that this is Halloween? Perhaps, there’s a magical spell on display! That very well could be the case, as this ...

Warner Bros. Greenlights Lego CG movie
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Warner Bros. Greenlights Lego CG movie

As one of the most popular franchises in the world, Lego has appeared in almost all forms of merchandise and media, particularly the big three – toys, videogames, and TV shows. But recently, Warner Bros has given the go signal for Lego to break through yet another popular medium: Movies. As reported by Variety, the popular Danish construction toy will get its own CG-animated / live action ...

Voltron Defender of the Universe on PSN and XBLA November 29
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Voltron Defender of the Universe on PSN and XBLA November 29

From days of long ago comes a legend — the Legend of Voltron, Defender of the Universe! It’s a classic subtitle to a classic cartoon, since reborn on Nickelodeon’s Nicktoons network. Now, THQ is jumping in with the 1980s retro fun by launching Voltron: Defender of the Universe, a downloadable video game on PlayStation Network (PSN) and Xbox Live Arcade (XBLA) November 29th! Get ...

Newtype Confirms Madoka Magica Film Trilogy
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Newtype Confirms Madoka Magica Film Trilogy

The latest issue of Newtype has confirmed that the hit anime series Puella Magi Madoka Magica will get its own feature film, but instead of a single film adaptation, the Madoka Magica series will instead get a big screen trilogy. Puella Magi Madoka Magica revolves around a fictional reality, where there are magical creatures that can grant one wish to a chosen girl, on the condition that said ...

Mattel and Technicolor Team-up for new Barbie holiday special
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Mattel and Technicolor Team-up for new Barbie holiday special

Technicolor has recently announced its partnership with Mattel’s Barbie brand for the popular toyline’s latest DVD movie, Barbie: A Perfect Christmas. The feature will be Barbie’s 22nd GC-animated film to date, and will be released in North America on November 8, with a UK release scheduled for November 22. Technicolor’s contribution to the project includes pre-production (design, ...

U.K. Animation Industry is in trouble - Aardman Animations
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U.K. Animation Industry is in trouble – Aardman Animations

In a recent interview with BBC and Deadline.com, Aardman Animations’ head of TV Miles Bullough has let it slip that the Bristol-based animation company may eventually find it necessary to start producing their projects in Germany, Canada, or Ireland in order to cut costs. Bullough lamented that the lack of support for TV animation and the exorbitant tax laws in the UK make it difficult for ...

Cars 2 available on Blu-ray and DVD
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Cars 2 available on Blu-ray and DVD

For just a few weeks now, Cars 2 has been available on Blu-ray and DVD, bringing the Disney and Pixar blockbuster sequel home to fans worldwide. Engines have roared, just as the sales have, with the movie selling out quickly at distributors everywhere. Seems like fans can’t get enough of Lightning McQueen, his best friend Mater, and his girlfriend Sally Carrera. With a World Grand Prix ...

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