background img

All posts in: Star Wars

Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace 3D hits theaters February 10th
1082 Views

Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace 3D hits theaters February 10th

Aren’t you a little 2D for a Stormtrooper? Well worry no more, Princess, because the days of 3D Star Warsing are here! Just this week, Lucasfilm Ltd., Twentieth Century Fox, and Industrial Light & Magic announced that all six Star Wars films are returning to theaters, completely reworked for the third dimension. First up is Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace, ready to hit ...

Cartoon Network's Star Wars: The Clone Wars goes Chewbacca
2046 Views

Cartoon Network’s Star Wars: The Clone Wars goes Chewbacca

Is it “crrrrrbbbwl?” Is it “URRRRddddddLLLLL?” I think the debate could wage on and on about how to properly spell Chewbacca’s battle cries. Honestly, I really wish there was a definitive answer so we could have used it for the title of this news post, and I can only hope you’re making the noise now as you read this (I’ll PAUSE a bit to give you ...

Nickelodeon brings Rango to theaters
1892 Views

Nickelodeon brings Rango to theaters

In three weeks time, we’ll be Rango-ing about the ToonBarn offices, preparing ourselves for the Nickelodeon and Paramount film set to hit theaters on March 4th. Starring Johnny Depp, Rango tells the story of a former-pet chameleon who hits the old west styled town of Dirt to become the sheriff. Unfortunately, the town has a long history of bad things happening to the lawmen. Industrial ...

Star Wars: The Clone Wars Altar of Mortis
3314 Views

Star Wars: The Clone Wars Altar of Mortis

The Force sees new depths in the latest episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Altar of Mortis. With the Jedi still in Mortis, Anakin’s loyalties are tested. Ahsoka Tano attempts to turn Skywalker to the Dark Side, which proves a vicious mental battle. Meanwhile, “Father” hopes to separate “Son” and “Daughter”, the Dark and Light sides of the Force, ...

Nightsisters brings Savage Opress to Star Wars: The Clone Wars
2576 Views

Nightsisters brings Savage Opress to Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Just waiting to dig into some Clone Wars action scenes? Already a buzz with the Force thanks to the recent Star Wars Blu-ray announcements? Well Cartoon Network has some big stuff planned for you, starting with the newest Nightsisters storyline for season 3 of Star Wars: The Clone Wars. The three-episode arc introduces Savage Opress, whom George Lucas himself dubbed “Darth Maul’s ...

Star Wars Forces the Complete Saga, Prequel and Original Trilogy to Blu-ray
1431 Views

Star Wars Forces the Complete Saga, Prequel and Original Trilogy to Blu-ray

Before there was Clone Wars, there were Star Wars. …actually, the timeline gets a little tricky, but it is safe to say it all happened “a long time ago.” Finally, after years of waiting, fans have “Forced” George Lucas to bring the Star Wars trilogy to Blu-ray. …actually, the two trilogies! At the recent CES 2011 event, Lucas announced three separate ...

Adult Swim scores big with Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III
2379 Views

Adult Swim scores big with Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III

Was the force with you? Cartoon Network recently rolled out a several-part Robot Chicken special entitled Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III, and fan reaction could not have been better! Filling out an hour of the Adult Swim program block, the episode focused on Emperor Palpatine, Darth Vader, Boba Fett, and Gary the Stormtrooper each revealing secret side stories that filled the Star Wars ...

Cartoon Network and Hasbro work on Star Wars: The Clone Wars toys
2232 Views

Cartoon Network and Hasbro work on Star Wars: The Clone Wars toys

Few things can make action figures better, but that doesn’t stop toy companies from trying! One easy way to introduce a great line is connecting it to a great cartoon series. So, in that regard, Hasbro already has an enormous advantage creating toys for Cartoon Network’s hit CG toon Star Wars: The Clone Wars. But the pair has gone a step even further to up the ante, creating a ...

Missing in Animation: Cartoon Network's Ed, Edd n Eddy
7353 Views

Missing in Animation: Cartoon Network’s Ed, Edd n Eddy

Before there was Ben 10, before there was Total Drama, before there was Clone Wars (well, at least the animated ones — the Clones Wars technically happened “a long time ago”) Cartoon Network was a very different beast. Different logo, different toons, and a whole different mantra. We’re talking “Cartoon Cartoons” here. Just before the millennium hype hit a ...

Cartoon Network's MAD debuts TransBoreMores / Groan Wars tonight
3223 Views

Cartoon Network’s MAD debuts TransBoreMores / Groan Wars tonight

Want to go MAD tonight? Cartoon Network is here to help! The animation channel recently premiered a new toon based on the satire magazine just last week, and the initial feedback has been awesome. Continuing where the first episode left off, tonight, the “usual gang of idiots” (a not-so-nice way to refer to creative folks behind MAD) take on Transformers, How I Met Your Mother, ...

Cartoon Networks Kids Corner comes to BHS restaurants
1267 Views

Cartoon Networks Kids Corner comes to BHS restaurants

Interested in some Ben 10 Omnitrix Omelets? Maybe some Generator Rex Ravioli? Flapjack flapjacks makes sense, as does Chowder’s chowder, but what about Powerpuff Pastries? Clone Wars Scone Wars? I know, I know, the more terrible the pun, the more delicious the item! That’s exactly what BHS has in mind as they ink a partnership with Turner CN Enterprises to bring Cartoon Networks ...

The Force returns to Cartoon Network, new Star Wars: The Clone Wars on September 17
702 Views

The Force returns to Cartoon Network, new Star Wars: The Clone Wars on September 17

Season one had style. Season two had grace. Season three? Season three has Force. On Friday, September 17th, Star Wars: The Clone Wars returns full blast(er) for a one-hour special premiere to kick off the third season. The episode, running from 9pm – 10pm, is the first of 22 all-new episodes in the Lucasfilm Animation toon, which follows the adventures of Jedi Knights Obi-Wan Kenobi, ...

Skip to toolbar