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First footage from Studio Ghiblhi’s animated series, The Robber’s Daughter

First footage from Studio Ghiblhi’s animated series, The Robber’s Daughter

Studio Ghibli’s first ever TV series. It will be an adaptation of Ronia, the Robber’s Daughter (Sanzoku no Musume Ronja) by Swedish author, Astrid Lindgren. Ronia lives with her father, a robber chieftain, and his band of men in their fortress on the top of a mountain. On the night Ronia was born, a bolt of lightning split the stronghold in two,...

How Godzilla should have ended

How Godzilla should have ended

The good folk over at How It Should Have Ended have turned their attention to the recent reboot of Godzilla. Check out what the Alpha Predator should have...

Pacific Rim animated series will be one long story arc leading into Pacific Rim 2

Pacific Rim animated series will be one long story arc leading into Pacific Rim 2

Guillermo del Toro recently spoke about the plans for a Pacific Rim animated show. He doesn’t want it to be episodic and instead wants it to be one long story arc leading into Pacific Rim 2. Here is what he had to say about the show. We’re going for a long arc, so the idea is to show a group of characters—we have pilots, functional...

Watch Batman and his Heavy Metal band

Watch Batman and his Heavy Metal band

This cool little animation imagines Batman, Nightwing, Robin and Red Hood as members of a heavy metal band. The song used in the short is Dethklok’s Face Fisted. Ace work by...

Cool Art: Adventure Time’s Princess Bubblegum

Cool Art: Adventure Time’s Princess Bubblegum

Wonderful artwork by the always excellent Stanley...

Jay and Silent Bob’s Super Groovy Movie – Trailer

Jay and Silent Bob’s Super Groovy Movie – Trailer

Jay and Silent Bob are back in a new animated feature. We see the chaos commence when they win big on the lottery and use their money to do what anyone would do: become superheroes. It was written by Kevin “Silent Bob” Smith, directed (and co-animated) by Steve Stark and produced by Jason “Jay” Mewes. As well as Smith and Mewes the...

Bob Hastings, the voice of Commissioner Gordon, has died

Bob Hastings, the voice of Commissioner Gordon, has died

Bob Hastings, star of McHale’s Navy and the voice of Commissioner Gordon in Batman: The Animated Series has died at the age of 89. Allison Knowles says her grandfather died Monday in his Burbank, California, home after a lengthy battle with prostate cancer. Hastings won fans on “McHale’s Navy” as Lt. Carpenter, a bumbling yes-man....

Studio Ghibli’s When Marnie Was There gets a trailer

Studio Ghibli’s When Marnie Was There gets a trailer

Studio Ghibli‘s new film is based on the book by Joan G. Robinson. Here is the synopsis: Anna hasn’t a friend in the world – until she meets Marnie among the sand dunes. But Marnie isn’t all she seems…An atmospheric ghost story with truths to tell about friendship, families and loneliness. Anna lives with foster parents, a misfit with no...

Enchanted 2 is in development

Enchanted 2 is in development

Enchanted was the 2007 Disney film that featured Amy Adams as an animated Princess who ends up being transported to the live action, real world New York. It is a lovely film which parodied the classic Disney animated movies. It also starred Patrick Dempsey, James Marsden, Timothy Spall, Idina Menzel, Rachel Covey, and Susan Sarandon. Disney have now decided...

Disney & Marvel’s Big Hero 6 – Character posters

Disney & Marvel’s Big Hero 6 – Character posters

Big Hero 6 features brilliant robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who finds himself in the grips of a criminal plot that threatens to destroy the fast-paced, high-tech city of San Fransokyo. With the help of his closest companion—a robot named Baymax—Hiro joins forces with a reluctant team of first-time crime fighters on a mission to save their city. The film...