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Holy Moly – The First Teaser Trailer For Peanuts Looks Absolutely Fantastic

Everything is right. The lines, the textures, the music, the voice, Snoopy’s laugh, and the stylised animation.

First Look At Charlie Brown And Snoopy In The New, CG Peanuts Movie

This is, if nothing else, a rather unusual look. There’s a rather more simple texture to the CG than in many recent movies, and then there’s a very pen-like line style over the top. All things considered, it’s not scary. …

‘Have Realistic Expectations And Treat People Fairly’ – The 15th Anniversary IDW Interview With Ted Adams

This year marks the 15th Anniversary of IDW Publishing, and co-founder and CEO Ted Adams has a few reflections on his youthful obsession with books, working to bring some of his personal heroes to print, and the landmarks he’s noted …

The Wild Variations Of Alice In Wonderland To Be Collected By IDW Publishing

No one knows if Lewis Carroll had even a clue how popular his little Alice would become. We see a bevy of interpretation of the character in every medium: film, television, comics and video games. You can’t go anywhere without …

Freaks And Geeks’ Paul Feig Overseeing Peanuts Movie

Peanuts was his Star Wars. I guess that makes Lucy van Pelt his Darth Vader. Sounds about right.

IDW Publishing Makes It In New York – NYCC Recap

IDW the west coast publisher headed east to the New York Comic Con with a bag full of announcements that got people talking. There announcements ranged from new Artist’s Editions, to children’s comics and the return of an anti-hero. Plus …

500 New Peanuts Cartoons Coming, Based Closely On Classic Strips

Unlike the Peanuts feature film, these shorts won’t be in the 3D CG-modelled style but ape the look of the 2D strips much more closely.

Jack Kirby, Dave Gibbons And Charles Schulz Get IDW Artist Editions

Here are the official announcements from IDW for not one… not two… but THREE Artist Editions. First Kirby and Gibbons: IDW Publishing will be doing two blockbuster Artist’s Editions produced under license from DC Entertainment. And these offerings are truly …

BC Mag #2: The New Adventures Of Charlie Brown

Bleeding Cool Magazine article by Rick Verbanas Created by Charles Schulz, Peanuts was first published in October 1950. At its height in popularity, the comic strip was published in 75 countries, in 21 different languages. Generations of readers were able …

Peanuts Feature Film Set For 2015

We’ll be having a Charlie Brown thanksgiving all over again. UPDATED with promo image.

Watch And Learn – Charles Schulz Draws Charlie Brown

In this excerpt from the rare, unaired TV documentary, A Boy Named Charlie Brown, Charles Schulz does a little show and tell. He shows you how he would draw young Chuck, and he tells you why the character is so …

New Peanuts Special, Happiness Is A Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown, Due In March

When last I reported on Happiness is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown details were thin on the ground; today, the direct-to-disc Peanuts special has been officially announced. Directors Andy Beall and Frank Molieri have Up, Ratatouille, Spongebob and The Simpsons …

The BBC Give Us Good Grief With The Story Of Peanuts

Broadcast on BBC Radio 4 yesterday morning, Good Grief: The Story of Peanuts is now available via the iPlayer – and, in theory at least, it’s accessible worldwide. A 30-minute audio documentary on Charles Schulz’s world-beating strip and, to a …