Tag Archives: animation

Things To Do In Birmingham This Weekend If You Like Batman

By Olly MacNamee   Bringing the summer long celebration of Batman’s Birthday here in Birmingham to a close local, well loved indie cinema Electric Cinema has teamed up with the good people behind Comics4Causes to present a Bank Holiday weekend …

T.A.S.K. Is Coming! Talking With Damion Gonzales About The New Animated Series

By Nikolai Fomich [T.A.S.K] Lightning Rod! Onyx! Glitch! Lady Baskerville! You may not know these names now – but creators Damion Gonzales, Zak Farmer, and Sean Izaakse are determined that you soon will. Together they’ve combined their talents to create …

Tales From The Four Color Closet – Bubbline Lives!

By Joe Glass Something that has always struck me as the most important tool in improving attitudes to LGBTQ people, especially amongst younger generations who are the future of our society, is education. I have also always been of the …

Why Don’t DC Comics Give More Of A Damn About The Teen Titans 50th Anniversary? (UPDATE)

By Dimitrios Haritos As everyone knows DC has been doing a year long celebration for Batman’s 75th Anniversary, but there has been no recognition of the fact that in July of 2014 the Teen Titans hit a milestone for being …

SDCC 2014 Marvel Animation: Guardians Of The Galaxy Cartoon Is Coming

Liveblogged from SDCC by Liz Hey Saturday morning cartoons are not at all a new tradition, but today’s Marvel Animation Presents panel made things a bit more exciting than sitting in your underwear in front of the TV. After all, you …

Key & Peele Panel At San Diego Comic Con Announces Animated Show And Upcoming Keanu Movie

At the Key & Peele panel at San Diego Comic Con on Thursday, they announced that they have an animated show coming soon to Comedy Central and a Key & Peele movie entitled Keanu, about the comedy duo and a …

The Events of San Diego’s Chuck Jones Gallery – Including A Night With Hanna Barbara Icon Bob Singer

By Nikolai Fomich [The Gallery] San Diego’s Chuck Jones Gallery, home to hundreds of classic art pieces by Jones and other animation legends, will be holding several events throughout Comic Con. On display at the Gallery are Jones originals many …

ConnectiCon Draws Massive Crowds Alongside Warped Tour And Riverfest

By Shawn Perry Over last weekend I attended the 12th Annual ConnectiCon in Hartford.  The event celebrates comics, gaming, pop culture and all things certified fresh in the geek space and   Despite being scheduled during one of the busiest weekends …

Guillermo del Toro Talks Pacific Rim Animated Series

Can’t wait for April 17th, 2017 for more Pacific Rim? You may be in luck. When Legendary Pictures and Guillermo del Toro announced the upcoming sequel, they also mentioned an animated series that may just fill the gap until the …

Watch Guillermo Del Toro Officially Announce Pacific Rim 2 For 2017 Plus A Spin-Off Cartoon Series

April 7th, 2017. Regular readers know that I loved Pacific Rim. Regular readers are probably imagining that I’m doing a funny little dance right now. Regular readers are completely correct. Thanks to Buzzfeed for the video, and this statement from …

First Poster For New Pixar Project Lava, And A Little Explanation Of What It Is

Yesterday, Pixar showed the opening scenes of their new feature Inside Out to some LA people and, at the same time, announced the short film they’ll be screening with it. Lava is apparently a love story, a musical and covers …

I Don’t Understand This Anime Trailer About Superheroes With Food For Their Heads

No, I don’t really know what I can say about this except – It looks quite interesting. I’m suddenly quite hungry. I hope a subtitled trailer comes along.

First Image Of Genndy Tartakovsky’s CG Popeye

The Las Vegas Licensing Expo is underway right now and among all of the completely boring reveals of logotypes and title treatments for films that don’t even have titles yet – 2015′s Mission: Impossible, 2016′s Planet of the Apes – …

Sony Planning Sonic The Hedgehog Movie, Combining Live-Action And CG

Many years too late, Sony have decided to green light a Sonic the Hedgehog feature film. They’re partnering with Japanese animation studio Marza, the folk behind the recent Space Captain Harlock movie. I’d have thought they’d have something better to …

The Spirit of Adventure Time With Braden Lamb At Hartford Comic Con

By Shawn Perry Last weekend, I had the pleasure of meeting the artists behind Adventure Time, Braden Lamb and Shelli Paroline at Hartford Comic Con. In addition to teaching me how to draw Finn and Jake during their panel, Lamb …

Pony Genius Lauren Faust To Direct Animated Medusa Movie

The resume of Lauren Faust is an encouraging one, to say the very least. Perhaps her crowning achievement is redeveloping My Little Pony into something witty, good looking, sincere and all-round appealing. It’s about time she was hooked up with …

Celebrated Indie Animator Bill Plympton Drops Some Wisdom At Dare2Draw In New York

  Acclaimed independent animator Bill Plympton was the special guest speaker at this week’s Dare2Draw event held at the Society of Illustrators in New York City on Thursday, an institution close to Plympton’s heart which he has long thought of …

Video: Looking Deeper Into Disney Infinity’s Marvel Superheroes Game, Avengers Characters And Playsets

I’m a proud fan of the first Disney Infinity but this year’s 2.0 version promises to be better in every respect.