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Shout! Factory and Hasbro to Distribute My Little Pony: Equestria Girls Movie

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Leading kids’ entertainment distributor Shout! Factory and Hasbro Studios have jointly announced a new worldwide distribution alliance for the forthcoming animated movie My Little Pony: Equestria Girls.

Produced and developed by Hasbro Studios, My Little Pony: Equestria Girls is an all new animated family adventure that boasts of an exceptional voice cast and delivers a refreshing new take on the hit My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic series.

My Little Pony: Equestria Girls follows Twilight Sparkle as she tries to pursue a thief that has stolen a crown from the Crystal Empire. Unfortunately, her pursuit led her into an alternate world where she transforms into a teenage girl who must survive her biggest challenge yet: high school.

Voltron, Transformers, & Dinobots Prints from Acidfree Gallery: Wizard World Philly Exclusives

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Fans of the Giant Robots will have some Limited Edition Exclusives to look forward to this Thursday through Sunday, May 30-June 2, at Wizard World Philly Comic Con. The Acidfree Gallery Booth will be selling some great new releases of Voltron and Transformers, as well as DinoBots, from great artists, like Laurent Durieux and Tom Whalen. ToonBarn is excited to present these Limited Edition screen prints and their variant options as well, with details about each. ToonBarn is so excited to have had the opportunity to interview the man behind Acidfree Gallery, Chris Wofford. ToonBarn’s Marc Morrell found out about the business behind these great Limited Edition Prints, as Chris shares a lot of information with us about the artists, the licensing deals, and the paper that goes into providing these awesome screen prints.

SheZow: Controversy Overblown?

He’s here.

Better yet, she is here.

SheZow is an animated series from Australia that has already aired several episodes internationally. It’s now found a home on the recently renamed Hub Network (from The Hub).

Our main character, one Guy Hamdon, is more into guy stuff, and the stronger the better. But he finds a ring from his aunt who has passed away. This, thinking its his uncles (as a sort of a keepsake) would give him powers.

Turns out it gives him powers all right. Its turns him into a female superhero. The aforementioned SheZow.

Hasbro Expands Multi Year Programming Deal with Netflix

Hasbro Expands Multi Year Programming Deal with Netflix

Netflix, Inc and Hasbro, Inc have jointly announced an expanded agreement that makes two of the latter’s hottest new shows, Littlest Pet Shop and Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters, available for the former’s members in the US. Kaijudo is already available, while Littlest Pet Shop will be launched on the service in summer of 2013.

Under the expanded agreement, Netflix becomes the exclusive streaming subscription destination in the US for five of Hasbro Studios’ most popular shows – My Little Pony Friendship is Magic, Transformers Prime, Transformers Rescue Bots, Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters, and Littlest Pet Shop. New seasons of the shows will be made available for members to watch instantly a month after their finale airs on The Hub.

Shout! Factory and Hasbro to Release Kaijudo: Rise of the duel Masters Dragonstrike DVD

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Shout! Factory, Hasbro Studios, and Wizards of the Coast will be releasing Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters – Dragonstrike DVD this coming April 30, 2013. The DVD set will contain five new exciting adventures as well as an exclusive alternative art “Herald of Infernus” playable trading card.

Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters follows a young boy named Ray, who is joined by his best friends Gabe and Allie as they try to use the powerful art of Kaijudo in defending his home dimension from an evil mastermind known as the Choten, whose own skills in “The Way of the Creature” give him the ability to summon vicious beasts from a parallel dimension.

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Transformers The Ride 3D Coming to Universal Orlando Resort

Transformers The Ride 3D Coming to Universal Orlando Resort

Universal Orlando Resort has recently announced that their next blockbuster attraction will be based on the extremely popular Transformers franchise. Titled “Transformers: The Ride 3D”, the ride was created under license from Hasbro, Inc. and will be based on the version of the brand that was featured in Michael Bay’s hit movie trilogy.

Pre-Order Transformers Rescue Bots: Roll to the Rescue DVD

Own Transformers Rescue Bots: Roll to the Rescue on DVD this September

Hasbro Studios, in collaboration with Shout! Factory will be releasing the Transformers Rescue Bots: Roll to the Rescue DVD set this coming October 2, 2012 under the SRP of $14.93. But you don’t have to wait until September to secure a copy, because the DVD can be pre-ordered now via Amazon.com

Transformers: Rescue Bots is a new spin-off of the Transformers franchise and is geared towards a much younger audience. The show follows Chase, Heatwave, Blades, and Boulder as they go undercover and team u with a family of first responders, which includes a police chief, a firefighter, a helicopter pilot, and an engineer. With help from the family’s youngest member, Cody, the Rescue Bots do everything they can to keep people safe from harm while teaching young kids what it really means to be a hero.

New Transformers Mobile Games in The Works

New Transformers Mobile Games in The Works

In case you haven’t noticed yet, the rapid adoption of mobile devices – such as smartphones, tablets, and ultraportable computers – meant that developers are now seeing it as the most lucrative media for games, which is why we are seeing lots of companies porting their famous licenses to mobile games format, with Hasbro following suit as they strike a partnership with DeNa Co. in order to develop mobile games based on their Transformers franchise.

New My Little Pony and TMNT comics from IDW Publishing

New My Little Pony and TMNT comics from IDW Publishing

IDW Publishing has revealed during the San Diego Comic Con that they are working with Nickelodeon and Hasbro in order to launch new titles based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.

IDW’s project with Nickelodeon is the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Annual 2012, which is a 48 page story written by Tom Waltz and original creator Kevin Eastman, with illustrations from Eastman himself. The comic is scheduled to launch on October 2012, and will follow Raphael and Casey Jones as they find themselves in stuck in the middle of a criminal escapade gone wrong.

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