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The Lion King: Diamond Edition's Circle of Life on Blu-Ray 3D and DVD
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The Lion King: Diamond Edition’s Circle of Life on Blu-Ray 3D and DVD

The Circle oF Life is one of the major themes in Disney’s modern day epic, the Lion King. Mufasa, the king of the Pride Lands, whose very throne is Pride Rock, seemingly stands on top of the world when he tours around the kingdom with his new son, Simba. But just as his brief story to his child goes, everything comes full circle, and one day, his time will pass. However, because the Circle ...

Discuss Disney's Tangled with Byron Howard and Nathan Greno
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Discuss Disney’s Tangled with Byron Howard and Nathan Greno

We’re lucky. We’re smack dab in the middle of a golden era of animation. There are dozens of cartoon channels, all types of animated films, and even a variety of animation formats, from CG to stop motion to traditional cel animation. As fans, this is a glorious time for all of us. So just imagine how amazing it must be to be part of the animation process! That’s just what ...

Disney and Pixar's The Incredibles Review
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Disney and Pixar’s The Incredibles Review

For the past ten or fifteen years, it is undeniable how popular CG animated toons have been; the Toy Story franchise, Shrek, How to train your Dragon, Cars, Madagascar, etc, etc. In that same span of time, it is similarly clear that this is also the age of the super hero; The Batman and Dark Knight films, Spider-Man, X-Men and Wolverine, Iron Man, Captain America, etc. So, in 2004, Disney ...

Review: Disney's Tangled on Blu-ray and DVD
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Review: Disney’s Tangled on Blu-ray and DVD

Tangled has the weight of Cinderella’s castle on it’s shoulders, as the film has the honor, and pressure, of being the 50th animated feature in Disney’s classic line. From Snow White to Bambi, Lion King to Princess and the Frog, the entire long line leads squarely to this modern day look at the Rapunzel fairy tale from the Brothers Grimm. After 5 years of development, a ...

Review: Disney's Tangled on Blu-ray and DVD
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Review: Disney’s Tangled on Blu-ray and DVD

Tangled has the weight of Cinderella’s castle on it’s shoulders, as the film has the honor, and pressure, of being the 50th animated feature in Disney’s classic line. From Snow White to Bambi, Lion King to Princess and the Frog, the entire long line leads squarely to this modern day look at the Rapunzel fairy tale from the Brothers Grimm. After 5 years of development, a ...

Bambi Diamond Edition Blu-ray and DVD review
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Bambi Diamond Edition Blu-ray and DVD review

After years of waiting (and hoping and pleading) Disney is finally bringing Bambi to Blu-ray. The fifth animated feature in the long line of Disney films, Bambi is truly a classic in all meanings of the word. The story is that of a young fawn and his journey to grow into an adult deer — both in the struggles with danger, and the more whimsical moments of finding friends, and love. It is ...

Batman Beyond The Complete Series now on DVD
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Batman Beyond The Complete Series now on DVD

A few months back, we got word Warner Bros. was bringing Batman Beyond The Complete Series to DVD box set, and we felt much excitement. That excitement was greatly magnified when WB sent us a free copy to review! Between Batman: The Animated Series, Justice League, and Batman Beyond, we got to experience stories the live-action films, comic books, and other toons have never been able to ...

ToonBarn is looking for Total Drama World Tour Episode Reviews
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ToonBarn is looking for Total Drama World Tour Episode Reviews

Have you been watching Cartoon Network’s lastest in the Total Drama franchise, Total Drama World Tour? What am I asking here… of course you have! The ratings for the contestant-based animated game show have been through the roof so far, and it’s only just begun! Well, how about THIS challenge — if you’re watching the episodes, what are your thoughts on them? ...

Disney's The Princess and the Frog Review
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Disney’s The Princess and the Frog Review

The latest and greatest animated film to the Disney collection has just recently been released on Blu-ray and DVD March 16th, as we can welcome Tiana and her lovable tale The Princess and the Frog to our homes. The film marks Disney’s triumphant return to the realm of traditional animation, it’s first in the field since Home on the Range in 2004. Once Toy Story hit theaters in ...

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IGN reviews Naruto: The Broken Bond for Xbox 360

The Xbox 360 is getting a Naruto game of it’s own!  Naruto: The Broken Bond is out in stores this week, and IGN has already posted their review.  Check out what they had to say: Aside from some bad quests, The Broken Bond is a great game. I’m not a huge Naruto fan, but I couldn’t help but be drawn in by the story. And the end set of missions — which can take well over ...

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Sonic Unleashed Review

Sonic the Hedgehog is back.  …as a werehog.  OK, so that part is new and weird, but it’s also cool and great!  IGN recently reviewed Sonic Unleashed for Nintendo Wii, and here’s what they had to say: Sonic Unleashed is half great game and half tedious gimmick. The daytime levels will amaze you for they harken back to the 2D classics and are positively overrun with raw speed, ...

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IGN reviews Ben 10: Alien Force for the Nintendo DS

IGN has just reviewed the latest Ben 10 game for the Nintendo DS, entitled .  Here’s a little bit of what they had to say: The Ben 10: Alien Force video game on DS is a much less satisfactory experience than last year’s Protector of Earth. It’s unfortunate that the positive progress made in the TV series couldn’t be reflected in this latest game adaptation, as the first ...

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