Animation And Comics

From Isaac Asimov to Aimee Mann, 'robophobia' plagues humans

Aug 16, 2017

As robots become more common in the workplace, humans are reflecting on their relationships with them

Disney to launch streaming services for movies, live sports

Aug 9, 2017

Disney is launching a new streaming service for its movies, and an ESPN service for some - but not all - sports

Crackle's 'SuperMansion' special promises Halloween fun

Aug 7, 2017

The stop-action animated series "SuperMansion" is getting spooky this Halloween. Streaming service Crackle said Monday that the special "SuperMansion: Drag Me to Halloween" will air with guest stars Lake Bell and Phil LaMarr.

Netflix makes 1st acquisition: comic book maker Millarworld

Aug 7, 2017

Netflix says it made its first acquisition Monday, buying the comic book publisher Millarworld

Crowd-funded animated short about gay love goes viral

Aug 2, 2017

An animated short film about an adolescent gay couple has gone viral, garnering roughly 8 million views on YouTube in just two days

June Foray, voice of Rocky the Flying Squirrel, dead at 99

Jul 27, 2017

Actress June Foray, who gave voice to Rocky the Flying Squirrel and hundreds of other cartoon characters and was sometimes known as the "female Mel Blanc," has died

Showtime sets a Donald Trump cartoon from Stephen Colbert

Jul 27, 2017

Showtime has elected to air a cartoon satire about the Donald Trump White House

New series from 'The Simpsons' Matt Groening set for Netflix

Jul 25, 2017

Netflix has ordered an adult animated comedy fantasy from Matt Groening, mastermind of "The Simpsons."

R.L. Stine talks 'Goosebumps' at 1st San Diego Comic-Con

Jul 21, 2017

'Goosebumps' creator R.L. Stine makes first appearance at San Diego Comic-Con

Fans flood San Diego Comic-Con at Wednesday's preview night

Jul 20, 2017

Fans flood San Diego Comic-Con during Wednesday's preview night; four days of panels and events follow

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