#231 July 2013

July ’13 Highlights – Issue 231

The Gru Next Door
Universal/Illumination’s acclaimed anti-hero returns to the big screen in the 3-D summer sequel Despicable Me 2.

Hail the Magnificent Mollusc
Turbo, DreamWorks’ second animated feature of 2013, offers a high-energy tale about an unlikely hero who dreams of winning the Indianapolis 500 race.

The Late-Night Revolution Will Be Televised!
FOX TV’s hot new animation block ADHD hopes to leave cynicism far behind.

The Dream Team Is Back
Marvel’s Avengers Assemble brings the very popular and quirky superheroes to the Disney XD lineup this summer.

Holy Awesome, CG-Animated Show, Batman!
Glen Murakami and Mitch Watson chat with us about Beware the Batman, their highly anticipated animated series on Cartoon Network.

Building a Better Son of Krypton
The vfx gurus behind Man of Steel reveal some of the behind-the-scenes secrets of this summer’s spectacular Superman blockbuster.

Print to Screen: Upcoming Comic-Book Movies
Our annual glimpse into the crystal ball of comic-book and graphic novel-based features coming soon.