Game Over Boots up on UPN

With video games stealing adult male audiences away from broadcasters during primetime hours, it was a smart move for UPN to bring the world of interactive entertainment to the tube. ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Takes Crack at Code Lyoko

Moonscoop, the newly launched distributor for Antefilms Production and France Animation, has inked its first major U.S. deal with the sale of Code Lyoko to Cartoon Network. The new ... Continue Reading →

DIC Kid’s Network Adds New Lineup

Independent children’s entertainment company DIC Ent. is set to launch the second season of its top-rated DIC Kids’ Network with an all-new kid’s line-up. The three-hour ... Continue Reading →

SCI FI’s Tripping Doesn’t Stumble

SCI Fi Channel’s new Thursday night lineup drew big numbers for the cable network last week. According to Daily Variety, the new CG animated series, Tripping the Rift, pulled ... Continue Reading →

TECH TV Unleashes Last Exile

Tonight, Monday, March 8, sees the launch of the Japanese animated series Last Exile on Tech TV’s Anime Unleashed block. From Gonzo Ent. and distributed in the U.S. by Geneon ... Continue Reading →

Nicktoons Launches Kaput & Zosky

Kaput & Zosky, a series of 78 seven-minute shorts from Futurikon, will debut on Nicktoons on March 7 at 8 p.m. (ET/PT). The title characters are alien invaders who scour the universe ... Continue Reading →

SpongeBob Goes Flintstone

SpongeBob trades in his signature square pants for a square loin cloth in the primetime special SpongeBob SquarePants Goes Prehistoric, premiering tonight, March 5, at 8 p.m. on Nickelodeon. The ... Continue Reading →

Daytime Emmy Noms Unveiled

The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences today announced its nominees for the 31st annual Daytime Emmy Awards, recognizing some popular cartoons among the hopefuls. PBS’ Arthur, ... Continue Reading →

SCI FI Begins Tripping the Rift

SCI FI Channel’s first animated series, Tripping the Rift, premieres tonight 10:30 p.m. The racy, CG animated half-hour comedy Joins the Thursday night lineup following the debut ... Continue Reading →

Spike TV Previews This Just In

Male-oriented cable network Spike TV expands its animated offerings next week with the debut of This Just In, a Flash-animated comedy series that offers timely riffs on politics and ... Continue Reading →