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Season Two Of Crackles Super Mansion Is Just Flat Out Fantastic

Season Two Of Crackles Super Mansion Is Just Flat Out Fantastic

Stop motion animation at some of its finest With Season Two in full swing, and the glow of two Prime Time Emmy noms still fresh on their minds, Supermansion has hit the ground running with hilarious results. The original series sporting an all star cast is a wonderfully guilty pleasure that combines brilliant stop motion animation, over the top characters,  and genuinely fun story lines that leave you wanting more. The new season begins with our hopelessly inept heroes trying […]

Rocksmith Presents METALOCALPYSE NOW: Bring the Long-Awaited DETHKLOK Ending to HULU

Rocksmith Presents METALOCALPYSE NOW: Bring the Long-Awaited DETHKLOK Ending to HULU

For years, fans have been clamoring for an official end to the story of Dethklok, the wildly popular animated heavy metal band at the center of pop culture mainstay and television show Metalocalypse. As announced via Marvel.com live at New York Comic-Con, Metalocalypse mastermind Brendon Small is championing a campaign to bring fans the official end to the Dethklok’s story. Presented by Rocksmith and dubbed Metalocalypse Now, the campaign is designed to combine the efforts of grassroots supporters, the heavy […]

Netflix Announces New Series with Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, Creators Of Robot Chicken

Netflix Announces New Series with Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, Creators Of Robot Chicken

Netflix will premiere the stop-animation, action comedy, Buddy Thunderstruck, created by Stoopid Buddy Stoodios – the masterminds behind Adult Swim’s top rated show, Robot Chicken. Buddy Thunderstruck, a Netflix series that will appeal to the teen and tween generation, will follow the adventures of a semi-truck racing dog named buddy and his albino ferret mechanic. It all goes down in race-obsessed grease pit, a place chock full of larger-than-life characters and nitro-burning, gear-slamming, good times. Buddy Thunderstruck will premiere worldwide […]

Sean Bean Is “Back From The Dead” In The Untamed, Teamed With Producer From Hellboy + Watchmen

Sean Bean Is “Back From The Dead” In The Untamed, Teamed With Producer From Hellboy + Watchmen

“I was given a second chance in death. Vengeance was offered, and I was quick to accept.” Based on the Graphic Novel, Stranger Comics has posted a pitch animatic done by Film Roman (The Simpsons, Hellboy Animated) for THE UNTAMED Animated TV series. The piece is not final animation, but a rough sketch which gives an idea of the cinematic mood that the series will have and it features voiceover by actor Sean Bean (Game of Thrones, Lord of the […]

Ralph Bakshi (Wizards, Lord of the Rings) Retrospectives in LA March 27-28 With In Person Appearances

Ralph Bakshi (Wizards, Lord of the Rings) Retrospectives in LA March 27-28 With In Person Appearances

Don’t Miss Bakshi In-Person at the American Cinematheque at the Aero Theater, Santa Monica March 27-28. Two nights of double-bills: Night 1: “Heavy Traffic” & “American Pop” CLICK FOR HERE FOR TRAFFIC/POP TICKET PRE-SALE Night 2: “Lord of the Rings” & “Wizards” CLICK HERE FOR LOTR/WIZARDS TICKET PRE-SALE Ralph will be also showing clips from “Last Days of Coney Island” (2015) Original animation art (animation cels and drawings) from Bakshi Productions will be available in the lobby. Bring your friends […]

Animated SciFi Short CARL Best International Student Film Award

Animated SciFi Short CARL Best International Student Film Award

CARL won the Best International Student Film award at the Melbourne International Animation Festival 2014. The plot of this Action/Romance short-film starts with the duel of Carl (Robot-Gladiator-Champion) and Space Jesus. Before the finishing blow could land, rescue comes in the form of a Techno-Angel, who turns out to be Carl’s long lost love. So he changes sides and goes head to head against Drill-Raptors, EggBeater-Scorpions and a mighty BBQ-Octopus. The main driving force of the story is the strength […]

Brendon Small, Ulrich Wild to host free CreativeLive workshop Metalocalypse

Brendon Small, Ulrich Wild to host free CreativeLive workshop Metalocalypse

Brendon Small, creator and primary musician behind the Adult Swim hit show “Metalocalypse,” and producer Ulrich Wild (Pantera, White Zombie, Slipknot, Deftones) will host a two day CreativeLive course next month, “Toontrack Presents: Studio Pass,” from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. PST / 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. EST on November 5 and 6. Small and Wild will show how they engineer and mix the music of “Metalocalypse” – explaining the recording techniques used for the drums, bass, guitars, vocals and […]

Adult Swim & Its Sponsors Create Ultimate Fan Experience at Comic-Con

Adult Swim & Its Sponsors Create Ultimate Fan Experience at Comic-Con

Adult Swim fans will be in for a real treat at 2014 Comic-Con® International: San Diego – both literally and figuratively – thanks to unique activations from its sponsors that will combine to provide the most comprehensive fan experience both on and off the convention floor. The network announced today activations with Intel, Lexus and State Farm designed to tap into and extend fan excitement around the annual event, complete with engaging on-site activations, rewarding online experiences and creative Adult […]

Rob Halford / Judas Priest to appear in The Simpsons this weekend

Rob Halford / Judas Priest to appear in The Simpsons this weekend

UPCOMING EPISODE INFORMATION:   HOMER GETS INTO THE MOVIE PIRACY BUSINESS ON AN ALL-NEW “THE SIMPSONS” SUNDAY, JAN 5, ON FOXWill Arnett, Judd Apatow, Rob Halford, Leslie Mann, Seth Rogen, Paul Rudd, and Channing Tatum Make Guest Appearances Homer becomes annoyed with movie theaters, so Bart teaches him how to download movies illegally. Homer is delighted with his discovery of free movies until he’s caught for piracy on the “Steal This Episode” episode of THE SIMPSONS airing Sunday, Jan. 5 […]

AVENGED SEVENFOLD Animated Series Is Now Available

AVENGED SEVENFOLD Animated Series Is Now Available

HIGHLY ANTICIPATED HAIL TO THE KING IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR BINGE-VIEWING ON MACHINIMA’S HAPPYHOUR CHANNEL (YOUTUBE.COM/HAPPYHOUR)   ALL-NEW ANIMATED SERIES COMBINES THE MUSIC AND CREATIVE MINDS OF AVENGED SEVENFOLD WITH THE PRODUCERS OF METALOCALYPSE Machinima, the number one global video entertainment network for young males, has announced that the Hail To The King animated series is now available for binge-viewing on Machinima’s HappyHour channel: www.youtube.com/happyhour.   From the creative minds of Avenged Sevenfold, one of rock music’s global heavyweights and […]

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