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Adult Swim Greenlights Michael Cusack's "YOLO: Crystal Fantasy" Series

Clearly, we were in the minority when it came to Michael Cusack's animated Australian version of Rick and Morty, because we weren't huge fans of 2018's "Bushworld Adventures." We're hoping that the reason it was released by Adult Swim on April Fools Day was that they knew just how shockingly annoying it was – in […]

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"My Hero Academia": Returns & Reveals Power Solid "Tweener" Ep [REVIEW]

This season, My Hero Academia has given us one quality episode after the other – and "Japanese Hero Bilboard Chart" keeps that momentum rolling along. It was interesting to see how they are finally trying to get things back around to superhero action again. This episode proved much more of a balance between slice-of-life anime […]

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"Steven Universe": His Own Worst Enemy, Afraid to Be Himself [REVIEW]

I am so happy I stumbled upon Cartoon Network's Steven Universe Future finale. It really did not disappoint. I feel these final episodes really captured the essence of the last season without making it preachy or beating us over the head with heavy-handed messages. It had every bit the emotional impact that I was expecting, […]

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"Space Ghost", "Metalocalypse" & More: 7 Binge-Worthy Adult Swim Shows

Adult Swim has stepped up to combat all of this staying at home and "involuntary social distancing" by making a ton of their content available to stream for free. This is in many ways perfect, as this takes me back to a couple of decades ago adolescence, when I'd stay home most Friday nights and […]

Disney+ "Must-See" Classic Cartoons: Mickey, Donald, Santa & More

  Disney+ has been my go-to streaming service since I've been working from home. Right now, we need escapism more than anything, and Disney+ is giving us just that. Looking to jump into some classic Disney cartoons? Here are some of my favorites that I think you and your family will enjoy! So let's get […]


Eagle-Con 2020 Brings High Powered Guests To Cal State LA

Eagle-Con 2020 Brings High Powered Guests To Cal State LA

This week, a little-known convention, Eagle-Con 2020, has been booking some big name talents. With collaborations between California State University Los Angeles and the Art Directors Guild, this annual event has developed into quite a fete. For example on Thursday, lauded author Steven Barnes was the recipient of the Octavia Butler Memorial Award, named after the […]





"Aquaman: King of Atlantis" – HBO Max, James Wan Team for 3-Part Animated Miniseries

HBO Max is using today's Television Critics Association (TCA) winter press event to flex a little DCU muscle while James Wan (Aquaman, Malignant) isn't quite ready to let go of "The Seven Seas" – and the result? Three-part animated mini-series Aquaman: King of Atlantis, set to be executive produced bt Wan through his Atomic Monster production […]

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"American Dad": Seth MacFarlane's Long-Running TBS Series Renewed 2 Seasons

Looks like Roger's going to have a little more time to develop a whole gaggle of new personalities, now that TBS has renewed Seth MacFarlane's long-running animated series American Dad for two more seasons. Created by MacFarlane, Mike Barker, and Matt Weitzman, with Weitzman and Brian Boyle serving as co-showrunners, the series is set to […]




"ThunderCats Roar": Cartoon Network "Confirms" 2020 Debut; Preview Released [VIDEO]

What's one of the the things we're most excited for next year? That the continuing battle between Lion-O's ThunderCats — Tygra, Panthro, Cheetara, Wilykat, and Wilykit — and Mumm-Ra will be making its way to Cartoon Network in 2020 (though originally slated for 2019, more on that below), with Warner Bros. Animation rebooting the feline-like […]