While not the most overt reference, the folks behind Robotech, Harmony Gold's localization of Tatsunoko-produced mecha anime The Super Dimension Fortress Macross, Super Dimension Cavalry Southern Cross and Genesis Climber MOSPEADA, noticed that that "Orgalorg", the 40th episode of Cartoon Network's Adventure Time season 6, snuck in a nod to the classic sci-fi. Get a look after the jump.
The International Animated Film Association, ASIFA-Hollywood has announced the nominees for their 42nd Annie Awards. The Boxtrolls topped the field with 13 nominations The second most was How to Train Your Dragon 2 with 10, followed by Big Hero 6 and Song of the Sea with 7 each. Princess Kaguya by Studio Ghibli co-founder Isao Takahata was nominated for three, including Best Animated Feature, Directing in an Animated Feature Production and Outstanding Achievement, Music in an Animated Feature Production.
If the folks at the Gritty Reboots YouTube channel were trying to bum us all out with their live-action Adventure Time movie trailer, they succeeded. Watch as a more depressing vision of the Land of Ooo unfolds after the jump.
A three volume DVD set of Adventure Time is set to be released in Japan on August 8th, and to promote it, Junko Watanabe has bee appointed the the series' mini-skirted ambassador. While the series does featured a gender-swapped version of its hero, in this case, Ms Watanabe is explicitely crossplaying as Finn, who is voiced by Romi Park in the Japanese dub. Get a look after the jump.
Following up on Hey Ice King! Why'd You Steal Our Garbage?! and Explore the Dungeon Because I Don't Know!, the next Adventure Time game from WayForward clearly isn't ashamed to display its influences loud and proud. See its The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past style in the trailer after the jump.
With the new anime's debut, plenty of people are at least a bit nostalgic for Sailor Moon. Among them is." Check out the results after the jump.
FUNimation has confirmed the early Cartoon Network listings that had comedy sci-fi anime Space Dandy returning to the Toonami block for its second outing on July 5th. More after the jump.
At the Adventure Time panel during this past weekend's WonderCon it was announced that Masaaki Yuasa would write, storyboard, and direct an episode of the Cartoon Network series, produced in Japan with no outside supervision from the Adventure Time team. See a preview after the jump.
Last year a Hello Kitty balloon was one of the big additions to the Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. This year, it's Finn and Jake from Adventure Time joining the 87th parade. That is of course if weather permits. More after the jump.
Publisher Boom! Studios will be boasting an impressive range of style in their covers for issue 21 of their comic book spin-off of the Adventure Time animated series. Variants for the October issue come from Emily Partridge Wes Craig, Sarah Horrocks and Osaka based, hit Pixiv artist Ryo Nishiguchi. Get a look at the works after the jump.
If the idea of an Adventure Time game you can play on your consoles makes you wanna shout “Mathmatical!” then have I got good news for you. Check out the details after the jump.
Feel like your Kirito cosplay is lacking a little something? Want your Asuna to look deadlier? Prefer to win things instead of buying them? The guys at Codykoko Cosplay have a solution for that. Check out more after the jump.
To promote their release of Adventure Time, highly respected American voice actor John DiMaggio (Jake the dog, Futurama's Bender, Golgo 13: Queen Bee's Duke Togo) recently sat down with Australia's largest anime distributor, Madman. Among the topics he discusses is his work on the localization of Studio Ghibli classic Princess Mononoke. See what he had to say after the jump.
WayForward's Zelda II-inspired outing, Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why'd You Steal Our Garbage, heads to both Nintendo DS and Nintendo 3DS next week, so naturally we have a new trailer to celebrate its impending arrival. Check it out after the jump.