Tag Archives: cartoon

Squirrel Girl Sings Her Own Theme To The Tune Of Sixties Spider-Man Cartoon

From the Axel Alonso regular interview on CBR, a two page preview of the upcoming Unbeatable Squirrel-Girl comic by Erica Henderson and Ryan North. And it’s brilliant. Get a certain sixties cartoon theme tune in your head all ready… Anyone …

A Cartoonist At The Guido Fawkes Tenth Anniversary Party #GF10

The other night I went to a tenth anniversary awards do/party for the Guido Fawkes blog. I’m their Monday Morning cartoonist. Which means most Sunday nights I can be found poring over the political reports of the day looking for …

Has Brian Bendis Just Sold A Superhero Cartoon To Fox?

The other week we told you that Warners was pitching a Supergirl TV series to networks. We got a production detail wrong, naming the wrong producer, but thankfully the folk at Deadline helped correct us. And the story blew open. …

Exactly What Happened Between Bruce Wayne And Barbara Gordon That So Estranged Dick Grayson On Batman Beyond? (SPOILERS)

The comic book Batman Beyond 2.0 is set two years after the end of the cartoon series Batman Beyond. The future Batman, Terry McGinnis, has partnered with the grown up Dick Grayson, joining the series as his mentor, rather than …

In Court For Drawing A Cartoon Of The Pope

In 2010, French cartoonist Plantu drew a cartoon picturing the Pope having sex with a baby. Which means the Pope portrayed wasn’t this Pope, it was the last one. As a result, he has been sued by a Catholic association …

Justice League: War – The NYCC Panel Recap

Andy Bentley writes for Bleeding Cool: The panel Friday afternoon consisted of Gary Miereanu of WB Home Entertainment, Producer James Tucker, Director Jay Oliva, Voice Director Andrea Romano and our new and reportedly ongoing voice of Batman, Jason O’mara. Before the …

Could We Have Had A Gay Aqualad?

So Aquaman isn’t in Justice League War. But Aquaman is getting his own movie. And Aquaman was in the Flashpoint Paradox movie, as was a certain sidekick, as tweeted by one keen Young Justice fan; Look who has a non-speaking …

Is A Guardians Of The Galaxy Cartoon On The Way?

From last week’s Guardian of The Galaxy letters pages, a tease and a hint.

Young Justice, The Cartoon, The Toys And The Fans

I learnt last year that the Young Justice TV had been cancelled but wasn’tconfident enough to stand it up, all I had were the circumstantial evidence of, say, the delays and the comic book suffering the same fate. But I …

Axe Cop As President

Before we get the Axe Cop cartoon proper… it’s time to ask Axe Cop about becoming President. He has plans. Oh yes. After all, he is Axe Cop.

JIm Henson’s Doozers – Fraggle Rock Spinoff For 2014 Seen In The Wild

By “in the wild” we mean in the land of the silly creatures.

Time For A Little SuperF*cker Action

The first chapter of SuperF*ckers, based on the Top Shelf comic from James Kochalka. Yup. Sweet Mystery.  

Ultimate Spider-Man Does James Bond

For Your Eye Only… dah dah dahdaaah dah dah daaah dah dadadaa da da daaahhhh Grab the family and bond over this Sunday’s brand new episode of Ultimate Spider-Man inside Marvel Universe on Disney XD! Written by Brian Michael Bendis, …

John Kricfalusi Puts The Violence Back Into Cartoons

To promote a new line of John K-designed T-shirts, Stüssy have hired the Ren & Stimpy creator (and regular destructor) to animate a new, if pretty characteristic, cartoon. Kricfalusi has also posted to his blog, with a headline that promises …

Grace Randolph’s Between The Pages – The Ultimate Spider-Man Or The Dregs?

Disney XD has premiered it’s new Marvel animation block of 2012, yet fans are not happy about the Ultimate Spider-Man TV series! Even though this cartoon is written by Brian Michael Bendis and Paul Dini plus the trailer got a …

Strike At The Strand Bookstore: The Comic

Greg Farrell is a cartoonist who works at the Strand Bookstore in Manhattan, the staff of whom are currently in conflict with management over a new contract. And he’s decided to record events vis the medium of comic book. You …

The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes Season Two Trailer

Here, have some promotional text courtesy of Marvel; Assemble!! Marvel’s The Avengers hits the big screen May 4… But in the meantime, get your hero fix with Marvel TV’s trailer for season 2 of The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, premiering …

Blue Beetle And Lagoon Boy To Join Young Justice

One of them has just had his comic relaunched. The other doesn’t even have a comic. But it seems that the new Blue Beetle and Lagoon Boy, created by Erik Larsen in Aquaman, will be joining Young Justice in the …