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Bakugan Franchise Relaunches with Bakugan Battle Planet

Last year it was announced that the Bakugan franchise would be rebooted, however outside of the initial announcement not much information regarding the project was revealed that the time. Recently it has been revealed that Spin Master will be collaborating with TMS Entertainment and Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana subsidiary will be working on the reboot for the franchise. The new series will be titled, “Bakugan Battle Planet,” and will premiere this December on Cartoon Network in North America and on Teletoon in Canada. The series will also air on Cartoon Network in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America in 2019. The series will also launch in both Australia and NewRead More


NYCC 2018: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Clip Streamed

Dreamworks has updated their official animation Youtube channel with a new clip for How to Train your Dragon: The Hidden World, which was first revealed at New York Comic Con 2018. The latest trailer features another look at the story of the film. The clip also reveals that a new full trailer for the film will be revealed on October 25. How to Train your Dragon: The Hidden World will premiere in theaters on February 22, 2019.  From DreamWorks Animation comes a surprising tale about growing up, finding the courage to face the unknown…and how nothing can ever trainRead More


Kaley Cuoco To Voice Harley Quinn In DC Universe Series

Deadline has reported that Kaley Cuoco will be voicing Harley Quinn in the upcoming animated series that will be released exclusively on DC Universe. Warner Brothers also provided a trailer for the series, which features Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy. Other cast members for the Harley Quinn animated series include: Lake Bell Alan Tudyk Ron Funches J.B. Smoove Natalie Morales Jim Rash Diedrich Bader Tony Hale Chris Meloni Cuoco will also be working as an executive producer for the project through her company, Yes, Norman Productions. Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker, and Dean Lorey.  No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned forRead More


New ‘Marvel Rising’ Animated Specials Announced

Marvel Entertainment has announced that two more Marvel Rising specials will soon be released. For those who are not aware, Marvel Rising was originally a series of shorts under the name “Marvel Rising: Initiation.” The shorts were later followed up by a TV film titled, ““Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors,” which aired over the weekend. The two new specials will be titled, “Marvel Rising: Chasing Ghosts,” and “Marvel Rising: Heart of Iron.” Marvel Rising: Chasing Ghosts will feature the return of Dove Cameron (Gwen Stacy / Ghost-Spider), who was absent from the film. The special will feature Ghost-SpiderRead More


Ralph Breaks the Internet Official Trailer 2 Streamed

Disney has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Ralph Breaks the Internet. The latest trailer features a closer look at the film’s setting. The trailer also features some new cameo appearances that weren’t present in the previous trailers including Bay Max from Big Hero 6 and Buzz Lightyear from Toy Story, just to name a few. Ralph Breaks the Internet will premiere in theaters on November 21.  Watch the official trailer for Ralph Breaks the Internet, and see the film in theatres November 21! “Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2” leaves Litwak’s video arcade behind, venturingRead More


She-Ra And The Princesses Of Power Teaser Trailer Streamed

Dreamworks has updated their official animation Youtube channel with the first teaser trailer for She-Ra and the Princesses of Power. For those who are not aware, the series is a reboot of She-Ra: Princess of Power animated series, which was produced by Filmation and aired starting in 1983. The new series will be produced by Dreamworks and will be streamed exclusively on Netflix. The teaser trailer features a sneak peak at the animation of the series, as well as look at what looks to be the new version of “Light Hope.” She-Ra and theRead More


Thundercats Savage World Figures Release Details Revealed

Funko has updated their official blog with the release details and official images for the Thundercats figures, which will be released in their Savage World toyline. For those who are not aware, the Savage World toyline is a line of 5.5 inch figures created in the style of Mattel’s old Masters of the Universe figures. Some previously released or soon to be released figures include characters based on Mortal Kombat and Horror themed icons, just to name a few. Today, Funko has revealed details for the along waited figures based on the Thundercats. The Savage World Thundercats line was first unveiled at NewRead More


Transformers: Cyberverse US Premiere Date Announced

Entertainment Weekly recently reported about the US premiere details for Transformers: Cyberverse as well as revealing a new trailer for the series. The series will premiere on Cartoon Network and Video on Demand on September 15.  Tom Warner, Senior VP of the Transformers brand at Hasbro had this to say about the upcoming series. “When we were designing the look and feel of Transformers: Cyberverse, we were inspired by the classic clean appearance of the original G1-style,” Tom Warner, Senior VP for the Transformers franchise at Hasbro, which is producing the series. “This was the design we initially fell inRead More


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