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ThunderCats and the Impact of Japanese Animation on Film Den of Geek‘s Ryan Lambie looks at the 1980s cult classic and its long shadow in popular entertainment. Go Behind the ... Continue Reading →
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Superhero Centric Toonami Launches in France

Turner France has launched a new animation channel, Toonami, which is branded as the “Home of the Superheroes.” The dedicated super toons channel will deliver action-driven shows ... Continue Reading →
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‘ThunderCats’ Reboot Coming to Blu-ray

Warner Archive Collection has opened pre-orders for an all-new Blu-ray edition of ThunderCats: The Complete Series — the 2011 reimagining of the classic ’80s action toon, ... Continue Reading →
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Stop-Motion Legend Arthur Rankin Jr. Dies

Legendary animator, producer and director Arthur Rankin Jr., who delivered some of the most enduring and well-loved TV holiday specials of all time, has died at age 89. The acclaimed ... Continue Reading →
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LOVEFiLM Secures WBA Deals

Amazon-owned streaming service LOVEFiLM.com has signed a deal with Warner Bros. International Television Distribution to bring a number of the studio’s animated series to U.K. ... Continue Reading →
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Teletoon Announces Jam-Packed Fall Lineup

Canada’s Teletoon has announced its eclectic slate of new and returning shows for the fall season, which kicks off on September 2: “Teletoon Canada’s comedy-filled ... Continue Reading →
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CN Sets Debut for ‘Chima’, Renews ‘Teen Titans Go!’

Cartoon Network has set a premiere date for the new Lego Group series Legends of Chima, and has renewed for a second season the hit series Teen Titans Go!. Premiering July 10 at 8 p.m. ... Continue Reading →
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‘Teen Titans Go!’ Premieres on April 23

Cartoon Network has set a premiere date for the new animated series Teen Titans Go! The new take on the famous teens will debut on Tuesday, April 23, at 7:30 p.m. and will be rebroadcast ... Continue Reading →
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Meet the Millennial Hipster Superheroes

Warner Bros. Animation takes the old Teen Titans characters in a totally new direction in the upcoming Cartoon Network series. It’s a well-known fact that some of the more recent ... Continue Reading →
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New ‘Teen Titans Go!’ to Fly on DC Nation

Robin, Starfire, Raven, Beast Boy and Cyborg are coming back to Cartoon Network in 2013. A new generation of Teen Titans will make their debut on the cable network’s DC Nation block ... Continue Reading →