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My Little Pony

My Little Pony Holiday Special Announced

Discovery Family has recently announced a new My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic holiday special scheduled for December 13, 7PM ET/6 PM CT, which will kick off their holiday programming line-up. Titled “My Little Pony: A Very Minty Christmas,” the special promises one hour of whimsical and colorful MLP characters going on a heartfelt holiday […]

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Other Cartoons

Hub Network Transforms Into Discovery Family

It seems like it wasn’t so long ago when Hub Network was still called The Hub, but now the network is going to undergo yet another change. Only this time, it goes beyond simply changing names: according to the official announcement, the Hub Network will be rebranding itself into Discovery Family effective by October 13.

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Other Cartoons

Discovery Acquires I’m a Creepy Crawly

Monster Entertainment’s 2D animated series I’m a Creepy Crawly has been acquired by Discovery Networks Int. for Central/South Asian, India and Pacific Rim territories. The series is scheduled for June 2012 delivery, and has already been pre-sold to 60 territories via broadcasters such as RTE Ireland, YLE, Finland, DR Denmark, TVO, Knowledge Network and BBC […]

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The Hub Transformers

Grab Darkness Rising on DVD for a Transformers holiday

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 […]

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The Hub Transformers

Darkness Rising for the Happy Holidays

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 […]

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Other Cartoons The Hub

G.I. Joe: Series Two DVD scheduled for 2012

As one of the most popular cartoon titles (and toy figures) back in the 80s, G.I. Joe holds a special place in our pop culture. The recent live action adaptation and cartoon remake, has given the current generation a chance to enjoy the franchise again, but there is something great about the original series that […]

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The Hub Transformers

Shout delivers Transformers Prime Darkness Rising to DVD on December 6

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 […]

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Transformers

Transformers Prime: Darkness Rising on DVD December 6th from Shout!

Get ready to transform and roll out! Or rise darkness! Whichever you’d prefer, honestly. Either way, on December 6th, Shout! Factory is teaming with Hasbro and Discovery’s The Hub to release Transformers Prime: Darkness Rising on DVD. The 5 part miniseries kicks off the new era of Transformers, first airing when The Hub premiered last […]

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Futurama The Simpsons

Comedy Central’s Futurama is more science than fiction, Discovery.com

Futurama has been tied to Fox, Comedy Central, the Simpsons, Matt Groening, the concept of cancellation and the concept of renewal during it’s span of the past decade or so. Now, the folks over at Discovery.com are trying to tie the popular animated series to relaity, claiming the sci-fi series might have a little more […]

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Other Cartoons

The Hub barks with Pound Puppies during Dog Days of Summer

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. […]

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Transformers

Trans4th of July Transformers marathon on the Hub

As America celebrates the anniversary of it’s birth, aka the Fourth of July, The Hub will celebrate in it’s own special way, with Trans4th of July, a 7 hour Transformers marathon airing most of July 4th, 1-8pm. Trans4th of July will feature alternating episodes of The Hub’s CG Transformers Prime and the original 1980s Transformers […]

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Transformers

The Hub 2011-2012 toons: Transformers, Littlest Pet Shop, Batman

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, […]