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Robot Chicken

Robot Chicken Season 7 Greenlit

Robot Chicken’s multi-award winning creators and executive producers Seth Green and Matthew Senreich have announced at the NY Comic con that the series will return for its seventh season in 2013. Robot Chicken first aired in February of 2005, and became one of Adult Swim’s top rating shows as it uses motion animated sketches to […]

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Star Wars

ToonBarn Interview: Michael Price for LEGO Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out

Last week, on ToonBarn, I told you about LEGO Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out, a new 30-minute TV Special on Cartoon Network, airing this Wednesday, September 26, at 8 PM ET, and we showed you a preview, courtesy of StarWars.com. This week, you have a special treat. I was given an opportunity, and approval from Lucasfilm, to […]

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Cartoon Network Star Wars

Star Wars Detours Extended Trailer Available

Today, at SWCVI, Seth Green and the Robot Chicken crew unveiled this preview of their new animated series “Star Wars Detours” which will be airing on Cartoon Network. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-yRNXFhboBI Taken from the YouTube description: “Star Wars: Detours™ is an animated comedy that explores what daily life is like in a galaxy far, far away. There […]

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Cartoon Network Robot Chicken

Adult Swim Celebrates 100th Episode of Robot Chicken with Live Webcam Event

The Emmy Award-winning Adult Swim series Robot Chicken will air its 100th episode this Sunday, Jan 15 at 11:30 PM (ET/PT), and creators Seth Green and Matthew Senreich are celebrating the momentous event by launching a five day live action web cam event that asks and answers the probing question: What happens when a robot […]

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Other Cartoons

Robot Chicken creators start new studio

As creators of the wildly popular and long-running Robot Chicken series of cartoons, Seth Green and Matthew Senreich are hardly newcomers in the business, but the duo has recently started a new phase in their careers as they launched their own stop-motion animation studio with help from Buddy System’s Eric Towner and John Haratine IV. […]

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Cartoon Network Star Wars

Animated Star Wars Comedy from Robot Chicken Creators in the Works

According to a recent report by Shadowlocked, cult favorite co-creator of the Robot Chicken series and former Buffy cast member Seth Green has had two Star Wars comedic spin offs commissioned by Adult Swim and endorsed by George Lucas (!!!) himself. And no, we’re not talking about the Robot Chicken: Star Wars special – the […]

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Voltron

Voltron Force Producers Bob Koplar and Jeremy Corray Interview

Coming this Thursday, November 3, at 8:30 PM, only on Nicktoons (anybody else have it memorized?), you can see an all new episode of Voltron Force (Episode 14: Form Green Center). In honor of this new block of episodes, as a special treat to visitors of ToonBarn, we were extremely fortunate to have the opportunity […]

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Disney Other Cartoons

We need Mars Needs Moms on Disney Blu-ray and DVD August 9th

When a young boy is grounded by his mother, he feels like he’s being attacked and his world is over. …which, likely, isn’t all that different from his mother’s thoughts, when she’s attacked by aliens and thinks her world is over! OK, maybe “attacked” is too harsh, but certainly kidnapped by a group of Martians. […]

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Disney Other Cartoons

Disney brings Mars Needs Moms to Blu-ray and DVD on Earth

Think it’s tough being a mom here? What about tackling the job on Mars, where there’s a major shortage! Well, that’s the softer way of looking at the problem, anyway. Another view, including the intergalactic adventures of Milo, see the boy trying to rescue his mom, who was mom-napped from Martians because, aptly put, Mars […]

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Cartoon Network Other Cartoons

Seth Green stars in Mars Needs Moms, honest!

He’s been in all three Austin Powers films and is the driving force between Cartoon Network’s Robot Chicken franchise, but is Seth Green really in the CG film Mars Needs Moms? According to the sources behind the movie, yes! Well, sorta! The animation was created using motion-capture technology, that had the actors in “performance suits”, […]

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Batman

Batman Beyond: The Complete Series makes Warner Bros. a hero

Warner Bros. Animation has a rich history of bringing DC Comics super heroes to life via animation, and then to your homes via DVD collections. One of the more popular, if not cult-ish, toons that has since been neglected in a complete collection is Batman Beyond, the Future Knight version of the Batman mythos, created […]

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DreamWorks Other Cartoons

The Guardians of Childhood gets a new release date from DreamWorks Animation

There’s a lot of shuffleboard being played with animated movies. Monsters, Inc. 2 has a new date, Beauty and the Beast 3D was pulled, and now it appears DreamWorks Animation has followed suit, changing the release date of their upcoming film The Guardians of Childhood (not to be confused with Guardians of Ga’Hoole’s Legend of […]