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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


The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part Trailer Streamed

Lego has updated their official Youtube channel with the first trailer for The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part. For those who are unaware, the film is the sequel to The Lego Movie, which was released in 2014. The trailer shows that the sequel has quite the different tone compared to the original film while still maintaining the typical Lego charm. The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part will premiere in theaters in February 8, 2019.  The sequel to the Lego Movie is starting to look quite interesting especially since it seems the team are going back to their rootsRead More


James Marsden to Star in Live-Action ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Film

Variety has reported that James Marsden will be starring in the upcoming live-action film adaptation of the Sonic the Hedgehog video game franchise. Currently his role is unknown as the film is still early in development. As reported earlier, the production team consists of: Jeff Fowler – Director Tim Miller, Toby Ascher – Executive Producers Neal H. Moritz, Takeshi Ito, Mie Onishi – Producers Dmitiri Johnson, Dan Jevons – Co-producers Andrea Gianetti – Overseer Patrick Case, Josh Miller – Script writers Paramount Pictures, Marza Animation Planet – Production studios The live-action Sonic the Hedgehog film is setRead 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


DC Universe Streaming Service Coming Soon

After the initial announcement last year, details have been scarce for the upcoming DC Entertainment streaming service. Today DC finally revealed the first details about the service The streaming service will be known as DC Universe, and will allow subscribers to have unlimited access to several exclusive content. Some highlights include the long awaited Young Justice: Outsiders animated series, the live-action DC’s Titans series, and DC’s Harley Quinn animated series. DC Universe is also working on a television series called Swamp Thing that will also premiere on this platform. We also have the logo for the upcoming series.Read More


Machinima’s Transformers Power of the Primes Animated Series Trailer Streamed

Machinima has updated their official Youtube channel with a trailer for the Transformers Power of the Primes animated series. The latest trailer features the setting as well as taking a look at the various characters that will be featured in the series. Transformers Power of the Primes will premiere on go90 on May 1.  


Machinima’s Transformers Power of the Primes Animated Series Premiere Date Announced

Recently the official Transformers facebook page has updated with the announcement that Transformers Power of the Primes animated series will premiere on May 1. For those who are unaware, Transformers Power of the Primes is the third and final chapter of Machinima’s Prime Wars Trilogy. Currently it is unknown where the show will air exactly, however it is very possible it will premiere on the Go90 network looking at the official promotional image below. https://transformersprimewars.tumblr.com/post/170990297208/dont-miss-the-final-chapter-transformers-power  


F. Gary Gray to Direct Live Action M.A.S.K. Film

Deadline has reported that Paramount has recently made a deal with F. Gary Gray to direct the live-action film adaptation of the M.A.S.K. franchise. For those who are unaware, M.A.S.K. is a 80s property that was created by Kenner.  M.A.S.K stands for Mobile Armored Strike Kommand, and features a team of heroes in control of Matt Trakker as they fight against the evil organization named Venom.  As the team swiftly are looking for writers for the project, the film is stated to be  “…a contemporary subculture movie with a youth empowerment angle.” No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned forRead More


Marvel Rising Animated Series Character Designs Revealed

Marvel announced last Winter that a new animated series titled, Marvel Rising was in the works. For those who are unaware, Marvel Rising is animated miniseries that consists of six, four minute digital shorts that features a special team of heroes. The series along with it’s accompanying film titled, “Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors,” are set to premiere later this year. Today, the character designs and descriptions were revealed. The team consists of: Gwen Stacy aka Ghost-Spider (formerly Spider Gwen) voiced by Dove Cameron (“Descendants,” “Hairspray Live”) – a free spirited teen who found her calling to beRead More


Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Trailer Streamed

The official Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Facebook page has updated with the first trailer for upcoming series, “Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.” The trailer features a look at the setting of the series and features a look at the main heroes and some of the villains. Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is set to premiere on Nickelodeon this September.  


Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy Premiere Date Announced

Recently it has been revealed that the next series based on the Transformers: Rescue Bots franchise will be airing on Discovery Family. The next series titled, “Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy,” will premiere on the network this Fall. The series was initially stated to premiere in 2019, so it is interesting to see the series will air earlier than expected. Cynopsis Media states: Season 8 of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic premieres Saturday, March 24 at 11:30a, with two back-to-back episodes. “We’re excited because this season picks up where the movie last year left off, and we have six new characters,” SondonRead More


Star Wars Rebels Finale Trailer Streamed

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with the finale trailer for Star Wars Rebels. The latest trailer features a look at some of the events that will be featured in the action packed three part finale.   “A Fool’s Hope,”  “Family Reunion,” and“Farewell,” will premiere on Disney XD on Monday, March 5 at 8:30 P.M. ET/PT.   Ezra calls in all his favors to rally a ragtag group and liberate his home world of Lothal once and for all in the final episodes of Star Wars Rebels. Star Wars Rebels was a fantastic series inRead More


Star Wars Rebels “Here We Go” Trailer Streamed

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Rebels. The latest trailer titled, “Here We Go,” features the Rebels going on their way to find way back to the Jedi Temple. The next episode of Star Wars Rebels titled, “Wolves and a Door,” will premiere on Disney XD on Monday, 26 at 9 P.M. ET/PT.