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It’s Cartoon Network’s 20th Birthday! (That’s Algebraic!)

Two decades after its launch, the 24-hour cable channel is one of the most influential forces in pop culture and the toon business. It all started with Daffy Duck. This month as Cartoon ... Continue Reading →
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Ready for their Market Close-Ups

We know what many of the TV animation industry will be doing during the first 10 days in October. They’ll be checking out all the new animated shows in production and early stages ... Continue Reading →
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Marathon Media Reveals World Domination Plans

As Marathon Media’s Totally Spies! heroines get ready to take over the palace of Versailles, the French studio prepares a new storyboard-driven series with Nickelodeon in Hollywood. Marathon ... Continue Reading →
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Miller Time

Warner Bros. Animation offers another epic chapter in the history of the Dark Knight, based on Frank Miller’s acclaimed comic. Few graphic novels have had the staying power of Batman: ... Continue Reading →
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Nelvana Makes Major Content Sale to China’s Ciwen Media

China’s Ciwen Media Group has picked up the rights to air about 1,000 half-hours of classic animated and live-action shows from Canada’s Nelvana Enterprises to Chinese broadcasters ... Continue Reading →
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Home Plate Ent. Launches New Distribution Shingle

L.A.-based Home Plate Entertainment has formed a new distribution division, under the Home Plate Entertainment Distribution Alliance, announced studio CEO Bill Schultz at the MIPCOM ... Continue Reading →
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Movie Plans for Toei’s Dragon Ball, One Piece & Saint Sieya

Japan’s toon powerhouse Toei Animation announced that the studio is releasing a new Dragon Ball Z movie in March of 2013.  At MIPCOM, Toei Animation vice chairman Kozo Morishita ... Continue Reading →
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Monstrou, Sweatbox Ink First Spain-Singapore Toon Deal

Leading Singaporean animation production house Monstrou Studio has announced a new deal valued at 3.9 million euros (appx. $5 million USD) with Spanish production company Sweatbox and ... Continue Reading →
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Nintendo to Showcase ‘Adventure Time’ Game at NYCC

Here’s something totally mathematical to look forward to: D3Publisher and Cartoon Network’s upcoming videogame Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why’d You Steal Our Garbage?! ... Continue Reading →
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Vote for Big Bird! Join the Million Muppet March for PBS!

Big Bird is all over the social media sphere lately, thanks to Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s comments during last week’s presidential debates that he would ... Continue Reading →