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Over the Garden Wall, the much loved cartoon mini-series is returning in comics form with OVER THE GARDEN WALL: DISTILLATORIA, an all new original graphic novel coming this November. Eisner Award-winning writer Jonathan Case (Dear Creature) and Eisner Award-winning Over the Garden Wall artist Jim Campbell are the creative team. Created by Patrick McHale, Over the […]
Teen Titans Go!, the Cartoon Network phenomenon that has put a self-aware Deadpool-esque spin on the DC Comics property, is getting a movie. Scheduled for wide theatrical release on July 27th, 2018, Teen Titans Go! to the Movies had its first trailer released today. In it, the Titans in all their goofy, chibi-fied glory, took the rest […]
The Beat sat down with creator Ian Jones-Quartey, known for his work on Adventure Time and Steven Universe, to learn more about the brand new show he’s created for Cartoon Network: OK K.O! Let’s Be Heroes. The show features the titular K.O., who wants to become the world’s greatest hero. 1 .OK K.O. IS A […]
The Lego Movie franchise continues to be fertile ground for spinoffs and licensing, and now Unikitty is getting her own WB Animation produced series for Cartoon Network that promises sunshine and dance parties. No word on when it will debut. Confession: I have never seen the Lego Movie (don’t judge!) but I’m guessing this will […]
§ Nice art: Tomer Hanuka is selling prints of his New Yorker cover Spring Awakening for $45 but sales end today. They may have already ended – hurry hurry hurry! § I got a note from a promo company named Rackfest that sells limited edition autographed stuff and they have a signed edition of God Woke, […]
Adventure Time, the cult hit that has won Cartoon Network six Emmys, and acted as a home on television for a number of comics luminaries, will be coming to an end with its ninth season in 2018.
Over the weekend I was devastated to learn of the sudden death of Clay Martin Croker, best known as the voice of Zorak and Moltar on Space Ghost Coast to Coast, but also an animator, cartoonist, and general renaissance man. He was only 54, and died after a sudden, acute illness. You can read about […]
It’s been over a decade since Samurai Jack aired, but an ending for the series – in the form of a movie or otherwise – has been on creator Genndy Tartakovsky’s mind since. After last year’s announcement that the series would finally return with a fifth season, Tartakovsky sat down with press at SDCC to explain what that return would look like and what brought it about.
The days of not having the Justice League on television are coming to an end, as it was announced today that Justice League Action, a new quarter hour animated series starring the team is coming to Cartoon Network.