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Cartoon Network Thundercats

Greatest TV Cartoon Theme Songs #17: Thundercats

You don’t have to know everything about the Thundercats to really enjoy the theme song that kicked off every episode, starting in 1985. However, once you have seen and heard the opening theme, you can’t help but want to be consumed by the lore behind these feline heroes. The fansite, ThundercatsLair.org, sums up the Cartoon […]

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An interview with Cartoon Network’s ThunderCats Thunder-Cast

The ThunderCats are loose again on Cartoon Network! After months and months of buildup and waiting, last week, the CN finally unleashed the premiere episode of the new ThunderCats series with a one-hour special episode called Omens. Perfectly reviving the 1980s classic toon, the new animated series has an entirely fresh take on the originals, […]

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Cartoon Network Thundercats

ThunderCats Omens one hour premiere on Cartoon Network July 29

Ancient Spirits of Evil, beware! Tonight, July 29th, the ThunderCats are born again – reviving the classic 1980s franchise with an all new animated series on Cartoon Network. The hour-long premiere kicks off tonight with “Omens” reintroducing the iconic characters to us, as if for the very first time; Lion-O, Tygra, Cheetara, Panthro, WilyKit, WilyKat, […]

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Other Cartoons

JEM and The Holograms: The Truly Outrageous Complete Series on DVD

On October 11th, your DVD player will get outrageous! That’s the date when Hasbro and Shout! Factory will release JEM and The Holograms: The Truly Outrageous Complete Series on DVD. The 11-disc box set contains all 65 episodes of the 1980s toon, as well as all-new bonus content. You got your pink hair, star-shaped earrings, […]

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AGP plans Care Bears return for 30th anniversary

The Care Bears are back! Or… they will be! The group of emotionally powerful bears were originally created by American Greetings Properties in the early 1980s for use on greeting cards. Only a few years later, the cards’ popularity warranted a toy line, complete with top selling Care Bear plush teddy bears. It wasn’t long […]

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M.A.S.K. Transformers

M.A.S.K. The Complete Original Series on DVD August 9th

On August 9th, Shout! Factory pushes the notion that Illusion is the Ultimate Weapon, a tagline that can only mean one thing: M.A.S.K.! Shout! Factory is working together with Fremantlemedia Enterprises to bring the 1980s series home to DVD in a box set collection they’re appropriately calling M.A.S.K. The Complete Original Series. All 65 episodes […]

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1980s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in HD, Fanimation

Nickelodeon may not be the only one with plans to rejuvenate the Turtles! Happy Dragon Pictures, a collection of super fans that include Davd A. Rose, decided they’d remake the opening sequence from the 1980s TMNT cartoon for an all new, HD look at the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The 1980s Team Green never looked […]

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The Smurfs

The Smurfs: A Magical Smurf Adventure on DVD

On July 19th, Warner Bros. is going back to some magical times. That is, they’ll bring The Smurfs: A Magical Smurf Adventure home to DVD. No longer do you simply have to wait for the little blue guys to hit the big silver screen: now you can get a jump on the Smurfy feeling, and […]

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Cartoon Network Thundercats

Original ThunderCats return to Boomerang July 16th

ThunderCats are on the move; ThunderCats are loose! Feel the magic on Cartoon Network when the ThunderCats relaunch premieres July 29th, but that’s not the only roar! Serving up some classic cartoon goodness, Boomerang (Cartoon Network’s sister channel) is dishing out a marathon for the original, 1980s version of the ThunderCats animated series on July […]

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Cartoon Network Thundercats

ThunderCats roar on Cartoon Network July 29th

On Friday, July 29th, Cartoon Network goes cat. On that night, at 8pm, the CN will launch the brand new ThunderCats animated series, completely re-inventing the classic 1980s toon for a new era. The series kicks off with a one-hour special from 8-9pm before filling a regular slot every Friday at 8:30pm. Warner Bros. Animation […]

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Nickelodeon Voltron

Voltron Force premieres with big numbers for Nicktoons

With a few decades of nostalgia from the 1980s classic series, Nickelodeon’s new Voltron toon, Voltron Force, made a huge impact during it’s recent debut! In fact, the numbers were so big that Nicktoons proudly proclaimed the transforming lions as the highest rated debut ever on the network. The opening episode, Voltron Force: New Defenders […]

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M.A.S.K. Transformers

MASK The Complete Original Series: Illusion is the Ultimate Weapon

On August 9th, get ready to get Masked – no Halloween necessary. That Tuesday, Shout! Factory and FremantleMedia Enterprises will bring every episode of the M.A.S.K. animated series from the mid 1980s to DVD, in a gigando package dubbed MASK The Complete Original Series. Spanning a whopping 12 DVDs, the box set collects every adventure […]