The Avatar franchise of television shows is something that I give a lot of credit to for the portrayal of strong, diverse female characters and when Legend of Korra was announced starring a teenaged female Avatar it seemed like the logical next step in the development of this world. SPOILER: I am going to talk in some detail about events of the most recent season of Legend of Korra, if you haven’t watched it and are planning to, you might want to come back later. Legend of Korra would probably be a lot more successful is Korra were at all…
Press Release The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are more popular today than ever before. The newest animated series on Nickelodeon is beloved by new and longtime fans alike, creating a diverse audience hungry for new stories, media and merchandise. With that audience in mind, Nickelodeon has partnered with Diamond Select Toys (DST) to create a similarly diverse array of toys and collectibles for fans of the hit franchise, with the first products scheduled to debut at the 2014 Comic-Con International in San Diego.
While Nick was busy taking down The Legend of Korra from its television programming schedule, the Nickelodeon booth was going up on the convention show floor.
Nickelodeon released its list of activities planned for the San Diego Comic-Con, and one of the things they are participating in is a n open call for original animated project ideas.
Nickelodeon will be wrapping of the second season of The Legend of Korra on Friday, but since the network has released the episode online already much has been discussed about the future of the show. Series creators, Michael DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko, recently discussed the ideas to be shown in Book 3, and the title of the season, which you can read after the jump. Obviously spoilers will be contained within.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows launched today on both X-Box 360 and PC. Activision has released a launch trailer celebrating that fact and it looks rather awesome. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FPBskLcgwn8?feature=player_detailpage&w=640&h=360] The game follows the story form the current television series, though with a look all its own. It comes out for PS3 the 25th of September and we will be bringing you a review sometime soon.
If you heard me talk up the beauty that is the Dark Horse hardcover art book on The Legend of Korra: The Art of the Animated Series Book One – Air HC, you know I’m super excited about the coming second season. Today, the first teaser trailer arrived.
Michael Bay cast Megan Fox as April O’Neil in the upcoming Turtles reboot, much to the fans’ chagrin. And while we aren’t expecting much to come of this, the first set photo has been released, and honestly, she doesn’t look half bad, but you can take the jump and see for yourself.
I don’t think the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have ever had a time when there wasn’t an audience for their hijinks. So it makes sense that Nickelodeon would bring the characters back for a new series. Take the jump for a look at the footage that premiered at the San Diego Comic Con.
We’ve been waiting for official word, and now Legend of Korra fans can rejoice – Nickelodeon has given a big thumbs up for a second season. But here is the item most didn’t put together until recently – Korra is coming back next year as Season 1, Book 2, so this announcement really means there will be Season 2, Book 1. Oh, yeah… three awesome story arcs for one of our favorite animated shows. via SuperHeroHype