Anime Network Sheds VOD Status

Anime Network, which has been serving fans as a video-on-demand (VOD) format, is on the verge of becoming a 24-hour, seven-day-a-week national network. The changeover will make Anime ... Continue Reading →

LOGO Lands Chelsea Boys Toon

Ren and Stimpy, Queer Duck, Smithers from The Simpsons … the list of gay cartoon characters is growing and it’s about to expand by three. LOGO, Viacom and MTV’s new ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Unveils Long List of New Toons

There is a lot to look forward to on Cartoon Network’s recently announced fall and winter season, including the debuts of the new series Justice League Unlimited, Foster’s ... Continue Reading →

Postman Pat Delivers Block on CBeebies

Entertainment Rights popular stop-motion mail carrier, Postman Pat, is getting his own branded block on BBC’s Cbeebies. The U.K. broadcast outlet will begin airing the wrap-arounds ... Continue Reading →

Mainframe’s Scary Godmother Haunts Cartoon Network

Fresh from winning three Leo Awards in British Columbia, Scary Godmother Halloween Spooktakular is set to brew some toil and trouble on Cartoon Network. Produced by Canadian CG house ... Continue Reading →

Spike TV Welcomes The Immigrants with Marathon

Joining Stripperella and Ren & Stimpy in Spike TV’s animated lineup is the new adult cartoon, The Immigrants, which will debut on August 12 with a two-hour marathon scheduled ... Continue Reading →

NASCARtoon Racing Revs Up

Well-made toons and well-tuned engines collide as NASCAR and Cartoon Network join forces to launch NASCARtoon Racing, a customized on-air and online campaign sponsored by Kellogg’s. Introduced ... Continue Reading →

Frederator and Animation Magazine Join Forces for Nicktoons Film Fest

Nicktoons, Nickelodeon’s digital channel for the next generation of animation, will join forces with Frederator Studios and Animation Magazine to present The Nicktoons Film Festival, ... Continue Reading →

Marvel Sues Disney Over Toons

Daily Variety reports that Marvel Enterprises has filed a lawsuit against the Walt Disney Co. claiming the House of Mouse owes the comic book giant $16 million for animated shows licensed ... Continue Reading →

DPS Film Roman to Capture Krome’s Tasmanian Tiger

Australian game developer Krome Studios has joined forces with DPS Film Roman to create animated television and DVD productions featuring characters from the best-selling videogame ... Continue Reading →