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Disney’s Aladdin 2019 Teaser Trailer Streamed

Walt Disney recently revealed a teaser trailer for the upcoming live-action Aladdin film. The teaser trailer features a short peak into the film’s setting.  Some highlights include what looks to be Iago as well as taking a quick peak into the Cave of Wonders. The trailer also features a look at Aladdin (Mena Massoud) picking up the famous lamp.  Personally I think Disney did a good job so far in capturing the feel of the original film, however since there wasn’t much shown it is hard to say how well this film might turn out.Read More


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


She-Ra and the Princesses of Power Trailer Streamed

The official She-Ra and the Princesses of Power Twitter page has updated with an new trailer for the series. The latest trailer features a look at the setting of the series as well as taking a look at several of the characters. The trailer also reveals a first look of Hordak, Shadow Weaver, the main members of the Rebellion, and Swift Wind. Adora's destiny turns out to be far greater than she could have ever imagined. As the legendary warrior princess, She-Ra, it's up to her & a group of rebel princessesRead 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


Skylanders Academy Season 3 Trailer Streamed

The official Skylanders Youtube channel has updated with the Season 3 trailer for Skylanders Academy. The trailer features a look at setting of the third season and be warned as it also features some potential major spoilers. What is interesting to see is that the third season will be premiering on the service this September instead of October like the previous two seasons. Returning September 28th, the Skylanders are faced with their greatest challenge ever! With Spyro turned evil at the hands of uber-villain Strykore, it will take all of the Skylanders uniting togetherRead 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


Paramount Moves Sonic the Hedgehog Film’s Premiere Date

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Paramount Pictures has recently announced that the Sonic the Hedgehog film’s premiere date has been moved up one week. The film originally was set to premiere on November 15, 2019, however the film will now premiere in theaters on November 8, 2019. For those who are not aware, the film is a live-action/ CGI film adaption of the Sonic the Hedgehog game franchise. Ben Schwartz who will be voicing Sonic the Hedgehog while Jim Carry will be playing his arch nemesis, Dr. Eggman. The film will also star James Marsdon, who’s role has not been revealedRead 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


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


Mega Man: Fully Charged Premiere Date Announced

Deadline has reported the premiere details for the upcoming Mega Man: Fully Charged animated series. For those who are unaware, the upcoming series based on the Mega Man video game franchise is a new animated series that is produced by DHX Media and Dentsu Entertainment. Man of Action Entertainment serves at the executive producer/ story editors for the project. The series is set to premiere on Cartoon Network on August 5.  The series will be featured at San Diego Comic Con 2018 on July 20th from 6:00-7:00 p.m. The panel will be hosted by Kazuhiro Tsuchiya, Logan McPherson , Joe Casey, and Steven T.Seagle. NoRead 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