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Remastered Batman: The Complete Animated Series Releasing on Blu-Ray This Fall

Warner Brothers has announced that Batman: The Complete Animated Series will soon be released as a remastered Blu-ray release. For those who aren’t familiar with the series, Batman: The Animated Series was a series developed by Bruce Timm and Eric Radomski. The series ran on the Fox Kids network on September 5, 1992 through September 15, 1995. The series ran for 85 episodes and the final 15 episodes of the series was known as The Adventures of Batman & Robin. Due to the popularity of the series it later received a sequel season known as The New BatmanRead More


SDCC 2018: Viz Media to Release Netflix Castlevania Series on Home Video

Viz Media announced at San Diego Comic Con 2018 that they have licensed the first season of the Netflix original Castlevania series. For those who are unaware, the Castlevania animated series is based on the video game franchise of the same name. The first season launched on the service on July 2017 and consisted of four 30 minute episodes. As reported earlier this July the second season will consists of eight episodes and will premiere on the service on October 26 with a third season still in production. Announcement: Castlevania is coming to home video. More info on Trevor Belmont’s quest comingRead More


SDCC 2018: Transformers Siege Official Images

Hasbro has recently revealed official images of the reveals for the next line of Transformers releases in the Transformers Generations toyline, which were first revealed at San Diego Comic Con 2018. The 2019 figure releases will be released under the Transformers Siege line, which includes remakes of fan favorites as well as a new line of Micro Masters and Battle Masters aka Targetmasters. The 2019 line will be the first part of the new War for Cybertron Trilogy. The confirmed figures include: Micro Masters Race Car Patrol: (Roadhandler & Swindler) Battle Patrol: (Flak & Big Shot)  Rescue Patrol: (Red Heat & Stakeout) Battle Master Lionizer Deluxes Hound Chromia IronhideRead More


SDCC 2018: Star Wars: The Clone Wars Return Announced

The official Star Wars Twitter page has updated with the announcement trailer for  the return of Star Wars: The Clone Wars. The trailer was first unveiled at San Diego Comic Con 2018. For those who aren’t aware, Star Wars: The Clone Wars was a long running animated series based on the Star Wars brand, which aired in 2008-2013 on Cartoon Network. With the cancellation of the series, the sixth and final season was picked up by Netflix and premiered on the service in 2014. The series followed events soon after Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones.  Star Wars: #TheCloneWars.Read More


Transformers Generation One Walmart Reissues Announced

For those who haven’t been following the news, IGN has reported official details about the upcoming Transformers Generation One reissues. The figures will be exclusive to Walmart stores in the US and some of the offerings include Starscream,  Hot Rod, some of the Minibots, and even the mighty Devastator.  Some of the Minibots that will be reissued include Bumblebee and Outback. While pricing details for most of the figures have not been confirmed at this time. It has been revealed that the Devastator boxset will retail for $74.99. The figures will be released on classic cards and boxes that replicates the way the figures were released during the original toyline release in 1984.  The boxRead More


Marvel Rising: Initiation Official Trailer Streamed

The official Marvel Rising Facebook page has updated with a new trailer for the upcoming series of shorts. The latest trailer features a look at some of the main characters. All six shorts will premiere on Disney XD under the name, “Marvel Rising: Initiation,“on August 13th. The shorts will lead into the animated film titled, “Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors,” which will premiere on the Disney Channel this Fall.  More details about the series will be featured at the Marvel Rising panel at San Diego Comic Con 2018, which will begin at 3:15 P.M. PT in Room 6DE. The panel will be hosted byRead More


She-Ra and the Princesses of Power Official Stills Revealed

Entertainment Weekly has revealed some new official stills of the upcoming Netflix original She-Ra and the Princesses of Power animated series.  For those who are unaware, Dreamworks Animation will be producing a new series based on Filmation’s She-Ra: Princess of Power animated series. Earlier this May, the cast was revealed for the new series. The latest images features a look at the art style of the new series as well as featuring a look at some of the characters. The series’ premise will be very similar to the original 1985 series, featuring Adora, who was kidnappedRead More


Netflix Castlevania Series’ Second Season Premiere Date Confirmed

  Recently, Warren Ellis, the head writer for the Netflix original Castlevania animated series, has revealed the release date for the second season for the series on his official twitter page. The second season for the series will premiere on the service on October 26. As reported, the series will consist of eight episodes, doubling the amount of episodes featured in the first season. Earlier this year it was initially revealed that series would be released this Summer, however due to the lack of details it is not a surprise to see that the season may have been delayed. Read More


SDCC 2018: Vol.1 Retro Rock Garage Transformers Box Set Announced

iO9 has revealed the first look at one of Hasbro’s Transformers exclusives they will be offering at San Diego Comic Con 2018.  One of the Transformers exclusives will be the Vol.1 Retro Rock Garage box set that will include a “retro gold” colored 1977 Camaro version of Bumblebee as well as a set of Transformers G1 Dinocassettes named Dial and Zaur. For those who aren’t familiar with the two Dinocassetes, both were released exclusively in Japan in 1987 under the names Dairu and Zauru; although the originals featured different paint schemes.  Since they were released only in Japan, this set will be a great opportunity for long time fansRead More


Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Intro Sequence Streamed

The official Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles twitter page has updated with the first reveal of the intro sequence to Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. For those who are unaware, Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is the upcoming animated series based on the brand. The intro sequence features a pretty kicking theme song and showcases the turtles in action. Get shell-shocked! OFFICIAL Rise of the #TMNT show open & theme song is here! pic.twitter.com/KII4lkk8pT — TMNT (@TMNT) June 26, 2018 Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is set to premiere on Nickelodeon thisRead More


Castlevania Animated Series Season 3 In the Works

The Digital Spy has revealed that a third season for the Castlevania animated series is in the works. For those who are aware, the Castlevania animated series is based on the popular video game series of the same name. The first season of the series is currently available exclusively on Netflix with a total of four 23-25 minute episodes.  While the second season has yet to premiere on the platform it is interesting to see that series has been picked up for a third season. Earlier this year it was revealed that the second season will premiere on NetflixRead More


How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Trailer Streamed

Dreamworks has recently released the first official trailer for How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World. For those who aren’t aware, the film is the third and final film in the How to Train your Dragon movie franchise, which started in 2010.  The film also received an animated series on Cartoon Network with later seasons being streamed exclusively on Netflix.  The films and series are based on the children’s book series written by Cressida Cowell. The latest trailer features a look at the premise of the film as well as taking a look at theRead More


Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 Trailer Streamed

Disney has recently released a new trailer for Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 on their official Youtube channel. For those who are unaware, the film is the sequel to the first Wreck-It Ralph animated film that was released in 2012. The latest trailer features another look at the premise of the film as well as previewing some of the cameo appearances from the various Disney owned properties. Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 will premiere in theaters on November 21. Watch the official trailer for Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2. See the filmRead More


She-Ra Animated Netflix Series Cast Announced

Last December, it was revealed that an animated series based on She-ra was in the works. For those who are unaware, the new series will be a Netflix original series and will be produced by Dreamworks TV.   Today Entertainment Weekly revealed more details about the series including a new official visual as well as the cast for the series. Noelle Stevenson, one of the producers on the project had this to say.  “I was always looking for the female characters in sci-fi and fantasy who were more than just the girlfriend,” says the celebrated cartoonist, 26. “I love theRead More


Young Justice: Outsiders Official Visual Revealed

Last week, Warner Brothers revealed a new visual for Young Justice: Outsiders. For those who are unaware, the series is the third season of the Young Justice animated series.     The latest visual features a whole new team of heroes that could potentially be the team of Outsiders that will be featured throughout the season. Long time comic fans will know that the Outsiders were formed by Batman in the late 70s with founding members Black Lightning, Geo Force, Halo, Katana, Looker and Metamorpho. Many of those founding members are seen in the visual. YoungRead More