Ubisoft has recently released the follow-up to the toy-inspired RTS/Tower Defense hybrid game Toy Soldiers, which gave players the chance to play with all sorts of virtual toys and action figures from the comforts of their desktop PCs. The follow up is titled Toy Soldiers: War Chest, and it aims to crank the intensity of […]
NBC’s hit comedy sitcom will once again use the medium of animation in order to spoof another franchise, this time around it’s the classic 1980s animated action series G.I. Joe. The episode is scheduled to air on April 3 at 8 PM, but was already presented during a PaleyFet panel dedicated to the show last […]
ToonBarn’s Marc Morrell was on the New York Comic Con Show Floor to talk to Chris Wofford, CEO of AcidFree Gallery, makers of Limited Edition Licensed Prints from franchises such as Transformers, G.I. Joe and Voltron.
RetroCon! While the name tells you that it is a convention about everything “retro”, it is really a celebration of a time when there were some really cool things for people to get excited about. That time, in the 70’s and 80’s, when cartoons were still hand made, in 2 dimensions, and voice actors were […]
DreamWorks’ The Croods originally gave the studio a chance to get out of the rut that it’s been stuck in since the Rise of the Guardians’ poor box office performance, with the Caveman-themed feature managing to climb to the top, but Paramount’s action-packed movie loosely based on the hit Hasbro action figures, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, […]
Phil LaMarr has contributed so much as an actor to the animation industry that he should have a statue of each of his characters erected in a Phil LaMarr Hall of Fame Gallery. This Hall of Fame would take up the space of 50 football fields, at least. That’s how much acting and voice acting […]
On June 5, 2012, Shout! Factory will release the first 13 episodes of the popular Hasbro animated series in a collectible 2-DVD set. The DVD set will retail for the MSRP of $19.93. Aside from the 5+ hours of action-packed G.I. Joe: Renegades action, the first product run of the DVD will also include a […]
As a follow up to last year’s zombie invasion, Comic Publisher IDW has recently launched Infestation 2, in which their line of licensed comics face off against the otherworldly creations of legendary horror author H.P. Lovecraft.
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.
Doggy is back, and this time he’s tackling the most popular cartoon on the internet: My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic!
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 […]
That’s right, it’s a flying car. As far as I’m concerned, this shouldn’t be an animation at this point – it’s 2011, where’s my real-life flying car! At least I know the folks behind M.A.S.K. understood where I’m coming from! Thankfully, the folks at Hasbro and Shout! Factory do, as well, as they’ve teamed together […]