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Star Wars Rebels “In the Name of the Rebellion” Trailer Streamed

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Rebels.  The latest trailer titled, “How We Choose To Fight,” features Mon Mothma having a conversation with Saw Gerrera about her current leadership of the rebellion.  The next episode of Star Wars Rebels titled, “In the Name of the Rebellion,” will premiere on Disney XD on Monday, October 23. The episode will premiere at the following times.  All times are set to EST. 12:30 a.m 3:00 a.m 7:30 a.m 5:30 p.m 7:00 p.m 9:00 p.m  


Transformers: Cyberverse Animated Series Details Revealed

Comicbook.com has recently reported about new details about the upcoming Transformers animated series, Transformers: Cyberverse.  For those who are unaware back in August the show was revealed during Hasbro’s Media & Investor Day.  First, Hasbro released a full synopsis for the show. “Bumblebee is on a critical mission where lives are at stake! Only, he can’t remember what it is? It’s a good thing his best friend Windblade has found him to help repair his damaged memory chips. With each recovered memory, Bumblebee rediscovers his past adventures on Cybertron before coming to Earth. He relives funRead More


Professor Layton TV Series Announced

The Total Licensing magazine has announced that a TV series adaptation for the Professor Layton video game franchise is currently in development.  The first season of the series is stated to have 26 episodes and is set to release in 2018. Also confirmed in the September issue of the License Global magazine that Level-5 will continue to bring a “a variety of content” for Professor Layton.  This includes but not limited to “animated products” and more.  A new game in the series is also been confirmed in the issue of the magazine, however outside of the late Summer 2018 release date noRead More


Paramount to Produce Sonic the Hedgehog Film

The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that the Sonic the Hedgehog film will now be produced by Paramount Pictures.  The live-action CGI hybrid film was originally going to be produced by Sony Entertainment, however the film has now changed studios. The main production team who was previously working on the project at Sony Entertainment will continue to work on their duties at Paramount Pictures. Currently no other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.  


Star Wars Rebels Season 4 Schedule Announced

The official Star Wars website has updated with the premiere schedule for the first part of Season 4 of Star Wars Rebels.  The schedule will go as followed: Monday, 10/16 – “Heroes of Mandalore”  Parts 1 & Monday, 10/23 – “In the Name of the Rebellion” Parts 1 & 2 Monday, 10/30 – “The Occupation” and “Flight of the Defender” Monday, 11/6 – “Kindred” and “Crawler Commandeers” Monday, 11/13 – “Rebel Assault” After “Rebel Assault,” the series will be taking a holiday break and will return back in early 2018. Episodes will air every Monday with fiveRead More


Marvel’s Spider-Man Season 1 Episode 7 Trailer Streamed

Marvel Entertainment has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Marvel’s Spider-Man. The latest trailer features Spider-man as he is trying to stop Flint Marko’s daughter, Keemia who happens to similar powers as her father.  Keemia will be voiced by Sofia Carson while Flint Marko will be portrayed by Dave Willis.  The latest episode of Marvel’s Spider-Man titled, “Sandman,” will air this Saturday at 7:00am ET/PT on Disney XD.  


Captain Planet to Cameo On OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes

Mashable has reported that Captain Planet will be having a cameo on Cartoon Network’s O.K. K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes. It has been revealed that David Coburn and LeVar Burton will be reprising their roles as Captain Planet and Kwame respectively for the upcoming episode of the series.  The episode will feature Lord Boxman polluting the air around the plaza so it is up to K.O. and his friends along with the help of the Captain Planet duo to help stop him. For those who are unaware, Captain Planet and the Planeteers was an animated show that aired on the TBS network on September 15, 1990 – December 5,Read More


Marvel’s Spider-Man “A Day in the Life” Episode Clip Streamed

Marvel Entertainment has updated their official Youtube channel with a new clip for Marvel’s Spider-Man.  The latest clip features a look at Spider-Man’s encounter with Black Cat who will be making an appearance in the the upcoming episode this weekend. The next episode of Marvel’s Spider-Man titled, ” A Day in the Life,” will premiere this Saturday on Disney XD at 7:00am ET/PT.


Marvel’s Spider-Man Behind the Scenes With Cameron Boyce

Marvel Entertainment has updated their official Youtube channel with a behind the scenes video for Marvel’s Spider-Man. The latest video features Cameron Boyce as he talks about Herman Schultz aka the Shocker.  Unlike the older variations of the Shocker via the various shows and comics, it seems the character will be a much younger version of the character. The next episode of Marvel’s Spider-Man will premiere this Saturday on Disney XD at 7 A.M. EST/ PT.  


Marvel’s Spider-Man Sneak Peak Streamed

Marvel Entertainment has updated their official Youtube channel with a new clip for Marvel’ Spider-Man. The clip features Spider-Man fighting off against the Vulture.  Marvel’s Spider-Man will premiere on Disney XD this Saturday at 7 A.M. EST/PT.   


Young Justice: Outsiders Creators Talk About Season 3

DC Entertainment has updated their official Youtube channel with a new behind the scenes look at Young Justice: Outsiders. The video features the creators of the series as they talk about the new characters and previews the setting of the new season of the series.  Young Justice: Outsiders will premiere exclusively on “DC-Branded Digital Service” in 2018. Seeing as the preview doesn’t reveal a whole lot of new information about the upcoming season personally there isn’t much to comment on. It is nice that the team is promoting the season more before it’s debutRead More


Cort Lane and Joe Quesada Talk Marvel’s Spider-Man

Marvel Entertainment has updated their official Youtube channel with a new behind the scenes video for Marvel’s Spider-Man.  The latest video features Cort Lane (SVP, Animation & Family Entertainment) and Joe Quesada (Chief Creative Officer) as they talk about the upcoming show.  Marvel’s Spider-Man will premiere on Disney XD on August 19 at 7AM ET/PT.


Marvel’s Spider-Man Cast Featurette Streamed

Marvel Entertainment has updated their official their official Youtube channel with a new featurette for the upcoming Spider-Man animated series.  The featurette features several of the cast members talking about their roles and showcases a few new scenes from the series. Marvel’s Spider-Man will premiere on Disney XD on Saturday at 7AM ET/PT.


Justice League Action: Season 1 Part 1 Home Video Release Date Announced

Warner Brothers Entertainment has recently announced the home video release date for Justice League Action: Season 1 Part 1.  The first half of the first season of Justice League Action will be released on DVD priced at the MSRP of $18.94 on October 10.   YOUR FAVORITE DC SUPER HEROES UNITE FOR NON-STOP THRILLS AS WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT AND DC ENTERTAINMENT RELEASE JUSTICE LEAGUE ACTION: SEASON 1 PART 1 ON DVD OCTOBER 10, 2017 Celebrity-Laden Cast Features Kevin Conroy, Mark Hamill, James Woods, Carl Reiner, Christian Slater, Jon Cryer, Sean Astin, Ken Jeong, AndyRead More


Hasbro Announces An Transformers Animated Theatrical Film

Hasbro has announced during their annual Media & Investor Day that a new Transformers Animated theatrical film is in the works by Boulder Media Studio and Allspark Pictures.   The team will also be working on animated films based on the My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic and the Stretch Armstrong franchises.  With this announcement they have also revealed that they will be producing an animated feature film annually.  According to the Transformers Writers’ Room, the film will explore deeper into the Transformers live-action films.  No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.