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    Saturday May 11, 2013
  • From "Naruto" to Mike Tyson, See What Adult Swim Has Planned for the Next Year

    Programming block announces 2013/2014 Plans

    If you follow American TV, it was a big week for news with a bloodbath of cancellations announced, along with a number of new projects. Cartoon Network's Adult Swim block revealed what they'll be previewing to the industry and potential advertisers at next week's 2013/2014 upfront event, featuring a performance by Kanye West. From Naruto to Mike Tyson, see what the programming block has in mind for the next year, after the jump.

  • Sunday March 10, 2013
  • MomoCon Toonami Panel Roundup

    Panel held by programming block's staff during convention reveals new additions

    During the MomoCon convention, the staff behind Cartoon Network's Toonami block held its first panel since the block's official return last May to Adult Swim's regular schedule. Some big news was revealed regarding show acquisitions and a film airing as well as slight changes to the visual look of the block going forward. Hit the jump for all of the details

  • Tuesday January 29, 2013
  • Cartoon Network Plans More "Power Puff Girls" and "Teen Titans"

    "Young Justice" and "Green Lantern: The Animated Series" replaced by "Beware the Batman" and "Teen Titans Go!"

    It's up front season, which means TV networks are letting prospective advertisers know what to expect for the year to come. In the case of Cartoon Network, their preview came with the bad news for super hero fans that Young Justice and Green Lantern will not be back for 2013/14. In their place will be Beware the Batman and the SD style Teen Titans Go! More after the jump.

  • Monday January 14, 2013
  • Cartoon Network Programming to be Offered on Netflix Streaming

    Content will be rolled out starting March 30th

    Netflix has announced that the media distributor has inked a deal with Time Warner that will allow them to stream past seasons of Cartoon Network‘s Adventure TimeBen 10Regular Show and Green Lantern as well as the Adult Swim block's Robot ChickenAqua Teen Hunger ForceThe Boondocks and Children's Hospital. Content will be rolled out starting March 30th. More after the jump.

  • Friday January 4, 2013
  • VIDEO: "DC Nation" Returns to Cartoon Network

    New episodes of "Young Justice" and "Green Lantern" joined by "Amethyst" and "Thunder & Lightning" shorts

    Back on October 13th, new episodes of Young Justice and Green Lantern were supposed to air on Cartoon Nework's DC Nation block, but were mysteriously pulled at the last moment, with a lot of fan speculation and a January return date in the wake. This week, DCN makes its awaited return. Ge a preview after the jump.

  • Saturday November 10, 2012
  • VIDEO: DC Nation Animated Short - New Teen Titans - Titanimal Kingdom

    After being pulled on October 13th, DC Nation returns to Cartoon Network in January

    Back on October 13th, new episodes of Young Justice, Green Lantern, and shorts including Amethyst were supposed to air on Cartoon Nework's DC Nation block, but were mysteriously pulled at the last moment, with a lot of fan speculation and a January return date in its wake. As a hold over, Cartoon Network has posted a new chibi Teen Titans short. Get a look after the jump.

  • Saturday October 27, 2012
  • VIDEO: MAD Spoofs Pokemon and Prime Time Drama

    Watch Person of Interest's Reese uses his Special Forces skills to track down a Psyduck

    Cartoon Network has posted a preview spoof of Pokemon and the prime time drama Person of Interest from their animated comedy anthology MAD. Watch Reese uses his Special Forces skills to track down a Psyduck after the jump..

  • Monday October 1, 2012
  • VIDEO: Cartoon Network 20th Anniversary Tribute Music Video

    Mad Decent and ILOVEDUST celebrate network's 20th birthday

    While it is disappointingly Toonami-free, Cartoon Network watchers should get a heavy hit of nostalgia from a new animated music video commissioned to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the network. It airs at the conclusion of the birthday celebrations, but can already be seen online. Check it out after the jump.

  • Friday June 15, 2012
  • VIDEO: "Thundercats" Finale Preview

    The season, and possibly the series, ending for the 80's toy/toon revival

    Thundercats "What Lies Above (part 2)" airs Saturday, June 16th at 9:30 a.m. ET/PT on Cartoon Network. It's the conclusion to this season of the Studio 4°C (Tekkon Kinkreet) animated 80's toy/toon revival and given, Cartoon Network's conspicuous silence on where the series might fit into 2013 plans, it's widely assumed that this is also the curtain call for the new Thundercats. More after the jump.

  • Wednesday June 13, 2012
  • Toonami Anime Block Ratings Improve in Week 2

    Results go from "OKAY" to "We're doing well!"

    When we checked in on Toonami ratings after the Adult Swim anime block's return, numbers were, as Jason DeMarco put it, "OKAY." Thankfully they improved over the second week, with premiere episodes of BleachDeadman Wonderland, and Casshern Sins doing better than before. Details past the break!

  • Sunday June 10, 2012
  • Cartoon Network To Launch Full "Teen Titans Go!" Series in 2013

    Greg Cipes, Scott Menville, Khary Payton, Tara Strong and Hynden Walch will be back to voice DC's teen heroes

    While anime inspired cartoons have a fairly spotty track regard among fans of the original Japanese medium, Cartoon Network's 2003-2006 Teen Titans was generally well received. A super deformed spin-off of Teen Titans Go! shorts recently began airing on the network's DC Nation block, and that was apparently well received too, because it's getting its own full show next year. More after the jump.

  • Thursday June 7, 2012
  • Poll: Cartoon Network Japan's "Best Animation in the World"

    95,682 votes for 92 cartoon titles

    Cartoon Network Japan announced the result of a viewers' survey on the best animation in the world (excluding Japanese anime) on June 7. The total number of votes were 95,682. The top 10 titles will be broadcasted in its summer special program from July 23 to August 31. Check the ranking after the jump.

  • Thursday May 31, 2012
  • New Toonami Anime Did "OKAY," Rankings Up Among Young Adults

    "Deadman Wonderland," "Casshern Sins" #1 in time slot in certain YA demographics

    Adult Swim's two new anime premieres, Deadman Wonderland and Casshern Sins, both ranked #1 in their time periods among certain young adult demographics. While the rankings were up, Cartoon Network and Adult Swim's vice president of strategic marketing and promotions, Jason DeMarco, says it was just, "OKAY." Read on for more!

  • Wednesday May 16, 2012
  • Adult Swim Developing "Original Anime Programming" for Toonami

    Revival of classic block to run from midnight to 6:00am Saturdays

    If you're still reeling from the confirmation of the Toonami anime block's revival on Adult Swim, get ready for more. According to a press release, Adult Swim is also "developing new original anime programming for fans" as part of the block. Read on for more!