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Funko ECCC 2020 Reveals - NBA, College, and Trolls

Funko ECCC Reveals – "The Office", "Simpsons" and More!

Emerald City Comic Con Funko Pop exclusive reveals continues as Funko brings some of your favorite TV shows alive. Four figures have been revealed and first up is from the iconic animated yellow family show, The Simpsons. Milhouse is making his Pop debut and he is just as adorable and silly as you would think. […]

Why “Rick and Morty” and “Futurama” is the Ultimate Animated Crossover [OPINION]

"Rick and Morty" & "Futurama": The Ultimate Animated Crossover [OPINION]

There's no denying the current impact of Rick and Morty to the cultural zeitgeist. It adds so many elements of science fiction together from satirizing the pop culture through its various worlds while maintaining the balance between comedy, cynicism and nihilism. Hard to imagine despite the show's popularity on Adult Swim, it gets the longevity […]

Will Disney+ Bring Back More Star Wars Characters?

Why Disney Plus Notification for Past Content is Disingenuous [OPINION]

Disney deserves credit, where it's due releasing past content contemporary audiences may find objectionable on their streaming platform Disney Plus. With films like Dumbo (1941), the synopsis includes the disclaimer. "This program is presented as originally created. It may contain outdated cultural depiction." The specific scene in question involves a group of crows depicted as […]

Simpsons Fans Rejoice- Correct Aspect Ratios Coming to Disney+

Simpsons Fans Rejoice- Correct Aspect Ratios Coming to Disney+

Simpsons fans were aghast this week when Disney+ went live on Tuesday and something was amiss. A lot of the episodes were presented in a forced widescreen aspect ratio, cutting off sight gags and making viewing quite awkward. Needless to say, this did not make fans very happy. I myself have been watching a ton […]

Disney + Only Hours Old, Already Experiencing Growing Pains

Does Disney+ Mean It's "Dead Media Walking" for Blu-Rays & DVDs? [OPINION]

So I was rooting around the Disney+ streaming service, getting the lay of the land. All the other movie sites were going nuts that Tony Stark's deleted death scene from Avengers: Endgame had finally been released. If you watch it, you'll find that they were right to cut it. It doesn't work. It would have […]

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"Rick and Morty" Animation Producer J. Michael Mendel Passes Away, Age 54

Emmy Award winning Rick and Morty animation producer J. Michael Mendel has passed away at the age of 54, with his wife, Emmy-winning casting director Juel Bestrop (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Life in Pieces), revealing to The Hollywood Reporter that he died of natural causes at their Studio City home on Sunday night. Though Mendel began his […]

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"Better Call Saul" Star Bob Odenkirk to Guest-Voice "The Simpsons" Season 31 Ep

As fans of Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould's Breaking Bad prequel/sequel/parallel series Better Call Saul patiently await the show's fifth season return in 2020 (as well as speculate over rumors that the sixth season will be its last) series star Bob Odenkirk (Mr. Show) is taking a break from his life as a shady lawyer – to play an animated […]

It Appears We're Getting a New Simpsons Video Game

It Appears We're Getting a New Simpsons Video Game

It looks like sometime within the next year we'll be getting a brand new video game based around The Simpsons with an announcement coming soon. E3 posted this tweet below yesterday, letting attendees know that a panel featuring several producers and writers for the show would be at the convention on Tuesday, June 11th, for […]

'Simpsons World' to Shutter Once Disney+ Launches

'Simpsons World' to Shutter Once Disney+ Launches this Fall

Disney's upcoming streaming service, Disney+, will have all 30 some odd seasons of The Simpsons once it launches in the fall of 2019. That's great news for fans of the long running series, but not so great for the Simpson's World website that has been running since 2013 courtesy of FX. FX Networks CEO John […]

First Look at Disney+ Streaming Service; Star Wars, Marvel, Pixar, and NatGeo

Homer Welcomes Disney Corporate Overlords in Disney+ 'The Simpsons' Announcement

During today's Disney Investor's Day presentation which showed off EVERYTHING coming to the Disney+ streaming service, there was a short video from America's longest-running animated family. It was announced today that the first 30 seasons of The Simpsons will be exclusively available on launch day of Disney+, which was finally revealed as November 12th 2019. […]

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'The Simpsons' Pull Michael Jackson Episode from Airing, Streaming

"Stark Raving Dad", one of The Simpsons more memorable episodes during the show's early seasons, will be removed from future airings and steaming following the controversy surrounding the Michael Jackson-focused HBO documentary, Leaving Neverland. As the season three premiere, Jackson provided the voice for Leon Kompowsky, a mental patient who meets Homer (Dan Castellaneta) at a […]

D'oh! D'oh! D'oh! 16 Simpsons Christmas Episodes, Ranked Naughty to Nice

In thirty years and thirty seasons, FOX's The Simpsons has had several classic Christmas episodes (with a lot of mediocre ones from the later seasons – D'oh!) Even though the show's premiere episode "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire" is Christmas-themed, early seasons rarely made Christmas episodes: the show was more recognizable for its Halloween "Treehouse of […]

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Wanna See a 'The Simpsons' 2018 Treehouse of Horror XXIX Clip?

One of the annual highlights of the longest running scripted series on television, The Simpsons, is their Halloween extravaganza episode, "Treehouse of Horror". 2018's season 30 episode 4 entry marks the 29th of these seasonal shows, and we've got a clip of this year's episode. In "Treehouse of Horror XXIX", we're getting some additional FOX property […]

2019's 'The Simpsons' Treehouse of Horror XXX will be Episode 666

Somehow, it really does make perfect sense that the creative minds behind long-running animated FOX series The Simpsons would have made plans almost 30 years ago for a title gag. If you know your Springfield lore, then you are no doubt familiar with the annual Treehouse of Horror episode that the series does each Halloween. There […]