Nation Crucifies SpongeBob

If certain members of the religious right aren’t already angry with SpongeBob SquarePants, they might be when they see the Feb. 21 issue of political mag The Nation. We got a ... Continue Reading →

G4TechTV Goes Shopping with Abenobashi

Anime Unleashed, G4techTV’s late-night animation block, tonight hosts the North American broadcast debut Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi, a series produced by Japanese animation ... Continue Reading →

Meet the American Dad

Okay, so the actual Super Bowl game may not be the most exciting match-up in years, but it should at least be a good lead-in for American Dad, Fox’s new animated half-hour comedy ... Continue Reading →

Cromosoma’s Triplets Discover Don Quixote

Spanish toon house Cromosoma announced this week that its hit animated series The Triplets will be part of the celebration of the 4th centenary of Don Quixote with a 75-minute TV special. ... Continue Reading →

Wimze Studios Launches with Firecrackers

Wimze Studios, a new 3D animation company founded by award-winning Brazilian animator Cleber Redondo, is set to explode onto the scene with The Firecrackers this December. The 26-episode, ... Continue Reading →

Paramount to Stop Beaming Enterprise

Paramount Network Television will bid farewell to Star Trek: Enterprise, the latest incarnation of Gene Roddenberry’s brainy sci-fi franchise. After floundering on UPN for four ... Continue Reading →

MoP Brasil Digital Dives into Distribution

Make room for a new player in Brazil’s content distribution business. MoP Brasil Digital, the producer of the CG animated series The Pixcodelics, announced today that it is embarking ... Continue Reading →

Pet Alien Abducts Big Ratings for CN U.K.

The new toon comedy series, Pet Alien, mounted a successful invasion of the British airwaves. Distributed by Taffy Ent. and produced by parent studio Mike Young Productions (MYP), the ... Continue Reading →

McFarlane Spawns Fox Series

Todd McFarlane, creator of the Spawn comic-book, feature film, video game and animated TV franchise, is teaming with AngryFilms to develop a Twilight Zone-type series for the Fox network, ... Continue Reading →

Darguad Restructures with Dupuis Takeover

Change is in the air at French publishing, distribution licensing and sales company Dargaud as its acquisition of animation and comic-book company Dupuis is made official this week. ... Continue Reading →