‘Wild Kratts’ Builds on Ratings with New Licensees

Kratt Brothers Company and 9 Story Media Group are expanding their Wild Kratts licensing program based on the hit animated television series. New licensees include In Character (Halloween ... Continue Reading →

Musical ‘Looney Tunes’ Encore and More on Disc

The entree of this week’s DVD and Blu-ray releases is a new collection of cartoon classics, Looney Tunes: Musical Masterpieces (Warner Home, SRP $19.97). Feast your senses on ... Continue Reading →

‘Masha and the Bear’ Pursues Expansion in Americas

Russia’s Animaccord Animation Studios will be bringing its hit CG property Masha and the Bear to the Licensing Expo in Las Vegas (June 9-11) for the third year. Having recently ... Continue Reading →

‘Maya’ Flies, ‘Strange Magic’ Casts Spell on Disc

A pair of under-the-radar animated features make this an interesting week for home video releases. First, is Maya the Bee Movie (Shout! Factory; $24.97, 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray, DVD and ... Continue Reading →

Clip: ‘Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts’ Out May 12

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has released a new clip and images from the latest animated caped crusader adventure, Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts, which arrives on Blu-ray Combo ... Continue Reading →

NCircle Nabs ‘Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab’ for NoAm

Genius Brands International has licensed North American home entertainment rights — including DVD and specific digital rights — for its animated science-inspired series ... Continue Reading →

Scooby-Doo Meets KISS in ‘Rock and Roll Mystery’

One of the most legendary rock bands of all time, KISS will take center stage as animated stars in the latest feature-length Scooby-Doo! release. Available July 21, 2015 from Warner ... Continue Reading →

‘Batman vs. Robin’ Brings Gritty Action to Disc

It’s a fairly quiet week on the home entertainment front, with one notable exception. The latest entry into the DC Universe Animated Original Movie canon, Batman vs. Robin (Warner ... Continue Reading →

eOne Reports ‘Peppa Pig’ is a Hit in Brazil

Entertainment One Licensing reports exceptionally strong retail sales and growing TV audiences for Peppa Pig in Brazil and plans experiential retail events to drive growth in 2015. Peppa ... Continue Reading →

West, Ward Tease Animated Return to Batman

Holy Reunions, Batman! Actors Adam West and Burt Ward, who played Batman and Robin on the classic 1966-69 live-action TV series, let slip at a convention appearance that they will reprise ... Continue Reading →