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Pokemon Black and White hit stores March 4th
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Pokemon Black and White hit stores March 4th

…if you’re in the UK. How’s that for a teasing headline!! Yes, the Nintendo DS exclusive games, Pokemon Black and Pokemon White, are still set for a March 6th release in the United States. But fans overseas can start hunting Pokemon a few days earlier, so says a few official spokesmen from Nintendo Magazine. With the games battle modes, this does offer those in the UK some ...

Disney Channel and Disney XD score big 2010 ratings
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Disney Channel and Disney XD score big 2010 ratings

In the history of Disney Channel, 2010 is now officially the highest rated year ever, bringing more eyeballs to the network than any other era. The channel averaged over 1.7 million viewers during the span of the entire day, and even beat other other major networks in specific demographics. Disney XD didn’t do too bad itself, pulling in it’s biggest ratings ever – even ...

Wild Kratts roars with PBS Kids Go
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Wild Kratts roars with PBS Kids Go

Wild Kratts recently made its premiere on PBS Kids Go along with zoologist brothers Chris and Martin Kratt. The series, which is a hybrid of live action and animation, details what life is like in the wild for a number of foreign and exotic animals. After giving the user some details on the critters in the “real life” shots, the Kratt brothers transform to an animated style (along ...

Columbia Pictures looks to revive He-Man and the Masters of the Universe
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Columbia Pictures looks to revive He-Man and the Masters of the Universe

Just a few days after learning He-Man has a video game revival on the way, we’re now told we could see a cinematic adventure following the Masters of the Universe. Though we’re still working with early announcements and rumors, Columbia Pictures has said they tasked Mike Finch and Alex Litvak to write a Masters of the Universe reboot based on a Justin Marks script. Recreating the ...

Konami deals Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's Trading Card Game Duelist Pack: Yusei 3
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Konami deals Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s Trading Card Game Duelist Pack: Yusei 3

In just a few short weeks, Konami Digital Entertainment will debut the latest duelist pack from the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise, Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s Trading Card Game Duelist Pack: Yusei 3. The pack hits stores on January 25th, and is made up of 30 cards. Each set features eight new cards — four monsters, two Spell Cards, and two Traps. In terms of locating those “hard to get” ...

Toy Story, Cars, Ratatouille, Up, and Wall-E get Stamped
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Toy Story, Cars, Ratatouille, Up, and Wall-E get Stamped

How much does a stamp go for nowadays? Is it still a quarter? Wait, what, 44 cents?! Geez. I guess with email being so common, we’re not writing too many regular letters. However, the latest effort from the United States Postal Service might get us to start writing snail mail letters more and more, as long as we can use those sweet new Pixar stamps! Together with Disney, the USPS is ...

Care Bears Stare at credit cards
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Care Bears Stare …at credit cards

During their animated reign, we remember the Care Bears going up against a number of villains, obstacles, and otherwise harsh conditions. Professor Coldheart, Frostbite, Auntie Freeze, Wizard No Heart, Beastly, Shreeky, Dr. Fright, Sour Sam, Nicholas, Evil Spirit, Dark Heart, The Wizard of Wonderland, Dim and Dumb, the Rat King, Evil Vizier, Sir Funnybone, Grizzle, and WingNut were just some of ...

Ricky Gervais digs Mole from The Wind in the Willows
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Ricky Gervais digs Mole from The Wind in the Willows

Over 100 years ago, back in 1908, Kenneth Grahame published what would become a children’s classic, The Wind in the Willows. Perhaps best known through Disney’s adaptation and subsequent amusement park adventure, Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride, the story follows Mole, Ratty, Toad, and Badger, as the group spends their time getting into trouble, getting lost, and “simply messing ...

Disney's Alice in Wonderland brings HD animation through the looking glass
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Disney’s Alice in Wonderland brings HD animation through the looking glass

Nearly one year after Tim Burton reinvented the classic Alice in Wonderland courtesy of Johnny Depp, Mia Wasikowska, and Helena Bonham Carter, Walt Disney Studios is bringing their original take home on Blu-ray. Starting February 1st, fans can own Alice in Wonderland: 60th anniversary special edition on blu-ray and DVD combo pack, as well as download the title to digital formats. The original ...

Conan O'Brien's Flaming C on Cartoon Network's Young Justice
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Conan O’Brien’s Flaming C on Cartoon Network’s Young Justice

Cartoon Network is clearly trying some new things with the Young Justice toon they premiered recently. In perhaps the largest separation from their earlier Justice League and Justice League Unlimited franchises, they’ve introduced a new celebrity character, the Flaming C! Alright, that’s not entirely true. Late night funny man Conan O’Brien recently sat with Warner Bros. ...

Animasia and Neptuno attack with ABC Monsters
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Animasia and Neptuno attack with ABC Monsters

First, there was Kung Fu Chicken. Through the genius of Animasia Studio and Neptuno Films, the pair brought us an amazing new animated series. Now, the duo is working together again, hoping to bring ABC Monsters to Europe and, later, North America. Twenty Six cuddly ABC Monsters (one for each letter) live within the walls of Capital Castle – but when they get on the loose, only Alice ...

Disney gets Kingdom Hearts Recoded in stores
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Disney gets Kingdom Hearts Re:coded in stores

After the events of Kingdom Hearts II, and the Battle with Xemnas, Sora, Riku and Kairi take some time to relax on Destiny Islands. Meanwhile, Jiminy Cricket spends his time chronicling the events from the first game when he notices a line he didn’t remember writing. It seems a number of things in Jiminy’s journal have the power to create themselves spontaneously, as the gang will ...

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