The following article is reprinted with permission from Her Universe: 2013 is the “Year of the Fangirl” and to celebrate, Her Universe™ has been spotlighting a different fangirl every day on HerUniverse.com showing their diversity, dreams and interests. Geek Girls are one of the fastest growing and important segments of the sci-fi/fantasy audience and can […]
Ring in the New Year with television marathons from all your favorite Cartoon Channels! Here’s ToonBarn’s definitive list of all New Year’s Marathons that are set for Dec. 31, 2011 and Jan. 1, 2012.
Just about one year ago, The Transformers returned to TV via the joint venture of Discovery and Hasbro known as The Hub. It’s there that the animated series made famous in the 1980s was reborn for today’s audience, complete with a new look that merged the classic style of the original toon with the updated […]
So, it’s Thanksgiving, a time for friends and family and happiness and food and of course giving thanks. But, we’re also gearing up for Darnkess Rising, a time of evil and Decepticons and fighting and …well, there’s probably some food too. Energon flavored. On December 6th, Shout! Factory will bring the Hub’s Transformers Prime home […]
This December, there will be more to think about than the typical holiday party planning. You’ll have to spend at least part of your day worrying about the Darkness Rising in the form of a really ticked off morphing robot named Megatron. On December 6th, Shout! Factory will bring Transformers Prime: Darkness Rising home to […]
Introducing Toon Watch, bringing you animation news and reviews in an animated formatted with an anchorman named Artie Armadillo! In this video we have clips of “A Monster In Paris”, “Adventure Time with Fiona and Cake”, a review of “The Looney Tunes Show”, and more!
The screen goes dark. Police blimps circle overhead, as two goons suspiciously run from a burning bank. Cops are on the chase, but not nearly fast enough, as the crooks look to escape. Then, before their very eyes, the grim visage of the Dark Knight drops from the heavens, ready to stop them at any […]
Starting August 8th, summer goes to the dogs! That’s because the Hub will heat up next week’s programming with the Dog Days of Summer marathon. Taking top dog priority in the list are the network’s own Pound Puppies, who will get two brand new episodes, back to back, on Saturday August 13th, starting at 9am. […]
When The Hub premiered on our television screens, it graced us with old cartoons that we know and love. We’re talking G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero, Conan the Adventurer, Men in Black: The series, Batman Beyond, Transformers Generation 1, and others. But they didn’t limit their offerings to 80’s and 90’s cartoons — instead, […]
The network only debuted about 6 months ago, but already The Hub has made major strides into the world of animation, offering instant classics in the re-imagined Transformers, GI Joe, My Little Pony, and other such toons. Now, The Hub is bringing out original titles, once again taking claim of the landscape. One of it’s […]
It was almost exactly one year ago that we learned about Discovery Communications and Hasbro joining together on a brand new joint network. As time went on, little bits and pieces of information about their future began to leak out, detailing new plans. Now we have some more info as the companies prepare for the […]