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ABC Australia Picks Up JAM Media’s Becca’s Bunch

JAM Media has recently inked a major deal with ABC KIDS in Australia for their brand new preschool animated series, Becca’s Bunch. The new series is a 52 x 11min show that focuses on Becca, who is a bird who chirps to her own tune and goes on fantastical adventures around Wagtail Woods. Together with her “Bunch,” Pedro, Russel and Sylvia, Becca uses her big ideas and creativity in order to ...


9 Story’s Wild Kratts Makes its Way to Australia

9 Story Meda Group has recently announced that they have secured a raft of new deals in Australia for the hit animated series Wild Kratts, which includes a broadcast placement deal with Channel Nine’s Go! Channel. The channel will start airing the series weekdays at 7am and 2:30pm from November 14th and at 1:30pm on Saturdays and Sundays starting in November 21. Aside from broadcast deals, Wild ...


Blinky Bill TV Series to Return in 2016

Riding on the momentum of the Blinky Bill movie that’s going to debut this September, Seven Network Australia is going to launch an all new Blinky Bill TV series in 2016. Titled “The Wild Adventures of Blinky Bill,” the new series consists of 26 episodes and will be developed by Australian studio Flying Bark Productions. The series will be carried by Channel 7. The Wild Adventures of Blinky ...

Adult Swim Makes its Way to Australia

Adult Swim Makes its Way to Australia

Not to be outdone by Toonami, Cartoonito, or Boomerang, Turner Broadcasting has recently brought Adult Swim to the Asia Pacific as the brand is officially launched as an online, on-demand video platform. The new online VOD platform will be accesible through and will feature existing [adult swim] programs such as Harvey Birdman, Robot Chicken, Metalocalypse, The Venture Bros, and ...

Vic the Viking Commissioned by Australia's ABC TV

Vic the Viking Commissioned by Australia’s ABC TV

A new 78 x 11 animated series titled Vic the Viking has been commissioned by Australian broadcaster ABC TV. The series will be co-produced by ASE studios and Studio 100 Animation, with help from Flying Bark Productions. The show was originally titled Vicky the Viking, but necessitated a title change as English-speaking audiences may prefer a more masculine name for the male Viking lead. ...

ToonOlympics Match 16 Canada vs Australia

ToonOlympics Second Round Match Canada Vs. Australia

ToonOlympics! What a difference a day makes! The battle between “Yamato 2199” and “Phineas and Ferb” is by far the biggest battle of the competition to date. And you still have until Midnight tonight to get all your votes in. It’s really incredible! At one point last night, Phineas and Ferb held a commanding 61-1 lead in this contest. As of the moment of the posting ...



With the release of THE RESCUERS (35TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION)/THE RESCUERS DOWN UNDER – 2 MOVIE COLLECTION, it’s apparent that Disney has picked up the habit of re-releasing remastered Blu-rays of their 2D classics by squeezing originals and their sequel in one combo pack. Not that we’re complaining. Getting two movies in one buy is always a good thing. But one possible reason they’ve done ...

ToonOlympics Match 15 Japan vs USA

ToonOlympics Second Round Match Japan Vs. USA

We told you the ToonOlympics competition on ToonBarn would have a match where you just can’t decide which cartoon is better. Well, here it is! Yamato 2199 takes on Phineas and Ferb. Both are excellent in many ways. Both have very good animation, excellent musical scores, and terrific voice-over work. What will be the deciding factor that puts one in front of the other? We haven’t ...

ToonOlympics Match 8 Germany vs Australia

ToonOlympics First Round Match Germany Vs. Australia

Yesterday’s Olympic Men’s Basketball Gold Medal Match between USA and Spain was watched by millions of people all over the world, as the USA prevailed by a score of 107-100 over Spain. Amazingly enough, the ToonOlympics also had a match between USA and Spain over the weekend, and it seems USA’s Phineas and Ferb will prevail over Spain’s Lucky Fred, with the score of 34-3 ...

ToonOlympics Match 7 USA vs Spain

ToonOlympics First Round Match USA Vs. Spain

The first round of the ToonOlympics continues! The voting on our first 6 matches has been terrific! We need more judges, so tell your friends about the ToonOlympics, so everyone can vote. We really want to make this a worldwide event. So far, here are the numbers as of Friday, August 10, at Noon (EDT): Match 1: Sidekick (CANADA) = 23 Votes Chhota Bheem (INDIA) = 4 Votes Match 2: El Chavo ...

Teenage Fairytale Dropouts Picked-up by Seven Network

Teenage Fairytale Dropouts picked up by Seven Network

After staying true to the “drop out” part of its name, Teenage Fairytale Dropouts may have found a home in the land down under, where its been picked up by Australia’s Seven Network. Co-produced by Anima Estudios, SLR Productions, and Home Plate Entertainment, Teenage Fairytale Dropouts focuses on the lives of Fury, Jeremiah, and Trafalgar – 3 bestfriends and second generation fairy ...

Total Drama Action, Total Drama World Tour, and Stoked heading to Australia

Total Drama Action, Total Drama World Tour, and Stoked heading to Australia

Folks with the Australian ABC TV are in for a tremendous gift. Cake Entertainment has recently signed a deal with the network for 80 (80!) hours of awesome programming to air across Australia’s ABC1 and ABC3. This includes all sorts of great shows, but most notably Fresh TV’s animated series like Stoked, Total Drama Action, and the brand new Total Drama World Tour. As if that ... now has 2 pages of news and games!12

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