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Warner Bros. Animation revives Thundercats for Cartoon Network
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Warner Bros. Animation revives ThunderCats for Cartoon Network

One of the most beloved and classic franchises from the world of 1980s toons is walking-in, er, roaring-in, with a fresh coat of paint. Warner Bros. Animation has announced that they’ll be re-imagining the ThunderCats as a brand new animated series on Cartoon Network. “In addition to being Warner Bros. Animation’s first anime series, ThunderCats marks our most ambitious foray yet ...

Total Drama World Tour hits Cartoon Network on June 21st
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Total Drama World Tour hits Cartoon Network on June 21st

Cartoon Network has set an official departure date for the third season in the popular Total Drama franchise; the latest animated realty series Total Drama World Tour will kick off on Monday, June 21st, at 9pm. Once again, the series will be hosted by Chris McLean, and featuring 17 contestants, new and old, competing their way to the trophy — even including Duncan, the winner of Total ...

Michael Bay producing Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot
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Michael Bay producing Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot

TMNT has been through some changes lately. First, they were back to the sewer. Then, Turtles Forever saw leagues of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles unite. Then there was the sale of the whole TMNT universe from 4Kids to Nickelodeon. Now, we’ve been hearing bits and pieces about a reboot to the live-action movies from the 90s, and today’s gossip is a big one: Michael Bay, of ...

DreamWorks casts voices for Kung Fu Panda: The Kaboom of Doom
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DreamWorks casts voices for Kung Fu Panda: The Kaboom of Doom

Much work, study, and preparation is going into DreamWorks Animations’ upcoming film, Kung Fu Panda: The Kaboom of Doom. The CG and 3D flick, sequel to the successful original Kung Fu Panda, is already known to feature the voice talent of returning stars like Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, Jackie Chan, Seth Rogen, Lucy Liu, David Cross, and James Hong. Now, the producers ...

Nickelodeon's Dora the Explorer hits her 10th anniversary
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Nickelodeon’s Dora the Explorer hits her 10th anniversary

Since her very first appearance in 1999, Dora the Explorer has been a fixture of the Nick empire. The series has appeared on Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., and CBS in the US, and in hundreds of other channels and markets around the globe, making Dora Marquez, the young girl who embarks on new trips every episode, one of the most internationally recognized icons. To celebrate her 10th anniversary in ...

Tim Burton speaks out on Alice in Wonderland
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Tim Burton speaks out on Alice in Wonderland

Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland has since become one of only a handful of films to bring in over a billion dollars at the world wide box office, along with Batman the Dark Knight, Avatar, Pirates of the Caribbean, and others. So what was the magic involved in this 3D Disney film, to bring such phenomenal success? As we inch our way closer to the June 1st release date of the film on ...

ABC Family launches Pixar marathon; Toy Story, Toy Story 2, and Buzz Lightyear of Star Command
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ABC Family launches Pixar marathon; Toy Story, Toy Story 2, and Buzz Lightyear of Star Command

Disney and Pixar fans have something huge to look forward to. ABC Family will help the Toy Story 3 promo train roll on by airing the original pieces in the franchise. Kicking it all off is the original 1995 blockbuster Toy Story, set to play on Saturday, June 5th at 7pm. Just hours later, it’s the sequel Toy Story 2 at 9am on Sunday June 6th. The following weekend is an even bigger ...

Tristan & Isolde head to DVD on June 15 via PorchLight Home Entertainment
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Tristan & Isolde head to DVD on June 15 via PorchLight Home Entertainment

On June 15th, PorchLight Home Entertainment will bring Tristan & Isolde on DVD to fantasy and love story fans across North America. Who’s afraid of giants and dragons when you’ve got love and a couple of magical mischief-makers on your side? In a magical land, the brave knight Tristan and the beautiful Princess Isolde meet and fall in love. The evil schemes of envious Baron ...

Nicktoons and Marvel bring Iron Man: Armored Adventures back for season two
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Nicktoons and Marvel bring Iron Man: Armored Adventures back for season two

Iron Man is having a pretty good run right now. Marvel’s ShellHead super hero is ruling box offices with Iron Man 2, his smash hit sequel to 2008’s Iron Man. There are new video games based on the movie with Tony Stark’s likeness. He’ll make numerous appearances in Cartoon Network’s Marvel Super Hero Squad. And last, but not least, his very own Mr. Potato Head ...

DC Comics and Warner Bros announce Green Lantern: The Animated Series for Cartoon Network
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DC Comics and Warner Bros announce Green Lantern: The Animated Series for Cartoon Network

It started with Super Friends. Years later, it was appearances on Superman: The Animated Series. Then starring roles (and multiple portrayals) on Cartoon Network’s Justice League and Justice League Unlimited. Within the past two years, he had his own Warner Premiere cartoon movie and then reports of an upcoming live action mega blockbuster film. Move over Batman, and stand aside ...

4Kids One Piece versus original anime One Piece
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4Kids One Piece versus original anime One Piece

Cartoons are sometimes created in one region of the world and later brought to others, making certain changes necessary; impacting different audiences, different beliefs, different languages, etc. It’s not an easy job, especially with us picky fans. 4Kids has been known to famously “Americanize” anime with a manga and Shonen Jump and Toei background, like One Piece, and even ...

Phase 4 and Nelvana bring toon DVDs to North America via kaBOOM
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Phase 4 and Nelvana bring toon DVDs to North America via kaBOOM

Phase 4 Films and Nelvana Enterprises have teamed to share their cartoon joy with us. Deals between the pair will bring a number of animated DVD collections to regions across North America, including; Toopy and Binoo, Franklin, The Berenstain Bears, Max & Ruby, and 6Teen, amongst others. The series regularly air on Treehouse, YTV, Teletoon, Nickelodeon, PBS, Cartoon Network, CBS, qubo, ...

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