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Harry Potter cartoon?

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is not even in theaters yet — in fact, it wont hit until the summer of 2009 — but already, the rumors and news bits have started circulating.  One particular rumor was of special interest to ToonBarn… that Harry Potter could have his own cartoon series after the live-action movies make their run.  It could be CGI, it could be ...

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ToonBarn Trivia: Who is this scary Spidey??

Today’s trivia question: Peter Parker is Spider-Man.  …no, that’s not giving away the trivia answer!  At one point, Peter finds some black alien goo that turns his suit black.  Eventually, Peter gets rid of the black costume… but the black costume doesn’t get rid of him!  The next time we see the black costume on someone, it’s trying to fight Peter!  What is ...

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Astro Boy – October 23, 2009

Astro Boy will be soaring to theaters on October 23rd, 2009.  The Summit Entertainment and Imagi Studios CGI animated feature film will star Astro, a powerful robot boy.  Astro fights evil in any form — most of his enemies are robot-hating humans or robots gone nuts (aaah!!).  The movie will be based on the earlier anime series and original Manga.  Among the cast members in the film ...

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Lord Piccolo (James Marsters) speaks on new Dragonball film

There’s been a decent amount of info on the new Dragonball film working its way over to ToonBarn.  We’ve heard about the movie’s music.  We’ve heard the fears of the fans.  We’ve even gotten to see some of the photos and images from the film. Now, we hear from Lord Piccolo. SFX, the leading science fiction and fantasy magazine, recently had an opportunity to ask ...

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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs is a funny title, but a real movie! The 3D animated film will be hitting theaters in January of 2010.  Sounds further than it is, it’s really just about a year away.  There are a number of celebrity voices rumored to be part of the cast, including Mr. T! The story is about the town of Chewandswallow, where the weather comes three times a day, at ...

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Hulk VS Wolverine

Hulk smash puny Wolverine?  Wolverine berserker rages on Hulk?  Well, you’ll have to wait until January to find out who does the most damage to who, when Marvel releases their new DVD “Hulk VS Wolverine.”  The DVD is actually one-half of a two-part story — the second half is called “Hulk VS Thor” and will be out later.  Seems like Hulk just wants to fight ...

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Igor hits the theaters

Typically, “Igor” is a silly or stupid henchmen that gets minor attention in films, usually seen as the helper to some sort of mad scientist.  That’s where this Igor comes in, doing whatever he can to prevent the mistreatment of his fellow Igors.  To do so, he joins in the Evil Science Fair and does the impossible — creates life!  What happens after that?  Well… ...

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Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow Trailer

We’ve talked a bit about the new Marvel DVD, Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow.  The DVD is available in stores now, but incase you’re not totally gung-ho on it just yet, check out the trailer above.  That should get you all set and ready for ...

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Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow now available on DVD

Now on DVD, you can get yourself Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow — a direct-to-video animated movie starring younger versions of your favorite Marvel super heroes.  Check out a piece of the official write-up: After five of the eight active Avengers die facing Ultron, Tony Stark takes their children – James Rogers, the son of Black Widow and Captain America; Pym, the son of ...

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The Mighty B! is back!

If you liked the first season of The Mighty B!, get ready for a whole bunch more!  Nickelodeon has confirmed that there will be a second season of the animated series.  The show currently airs at 10:30 AM on Saturday mornings on Nick, but its not yet known if that will remain its time slot for next season. Though we’re not sure of the time, it’s safe to say that Bessie will still ...

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Spooky Investigations

First, it was just Spooky Sisters — now, its a full Spooky Investigations!  This new animated series is still a few years off, but it is on its way to Disney networks in 2010.  As of now, the show is slated to appear on Disney UK, and it is unknown whether or not the show will appear in other regions like the U.S.   Spooky Sisters had a similar deal with Cecilia, the scientific genius ...

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Fanboy and Chum Chum

Fanboy and Chum Chum are on their way! Nickelodeon will soon have 26 episodes of the new CGI animated comedy series, which spins off from the upcoming Nicktoons Network series Random! Cartoons.  Fanboy and Chum Chum is about a fearless, comic book-loving 10-year old kid (Fanboy) and his best friend and trusty sidekick (Chum Chum) who team up to live their super hero adventures.  For Fanboy, ...

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