Thursday, February 21, 2019

Pop Culture Infiltration: Horses in Girly Cartoons

Welcome back to Pop Culture Infiltration, the segment where we zero in on a singular trope or trend in pop culture that seemingly spread like a virus out of nowhere. For today's topic, we're heading back into the Land of Cartoons to discuss the...

Twitch is Having a Massive Pokemon Marathon

Twitch recently announced that starting August 27th at 10am they will be streaming Pokémon! The programming will last months and play into 2019 covering 932 episodes and 16 movies. So snuggle up with your favorite Pokémon plushie and wiggle into your giant Snorlax bean bag...

Crunchyroll Prepares for Original Content Launch With High Guardian Spice

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Deadline reports that Margaret Dean, former general manager of Stoopid Buddy Stoodios and current president of Women in Animation, has been named head of studio for the new division. She’s charged with developing originals for both brands, including overseeing production for High Guardian Spice, the first Crunchyroll Original Series,...

Star Wars Resistance Trailer Released

We finally have a look at what the new Star Wars Resistance series will look like. Disney has released it's first trailer of the show that is to be directly tied to the current trilogy. This will be the first animated series that has such...

Unanswered Questions for 80s Cartoons

Spoiler: These are questions for "girl" cartoons. Enjoy! As kids, we often easily accept the story we’re given, as long as it’s easy to understand and simple to digest. But as we age and we re-watch some of the shows we love…we realize that they sometimes...

The Shivering Truth and Tigtone Animated Series Order By Adult Swim

The TV channel Adult Swim has ordered two original animated comedy series called The Shivering Truth and Tigtone. The both have different styles from each other. The Shivering Truth is an animated series created and written by Vernon Chatman. The best way to describe it...

Fan Theory: Alvin and the Chipmunks Exist in a Time Paradox

Alvin and the Chipmunks is a long-time pop culture phenomenon, created in 1958 by Ross Bagdasarian Sr. (better known by his stage name David Seville). He was a stage performer and singer who brilliantly realized if he recorded himself singing and played around with...

A Disney Afternoon (Virtual) Experience

It’s the early 90’s and kids are playing outside, getting tons of fresh air and probably drinking from the hose. Except from the hours of 3pm to 4:30pm when we were all glued to the TV for the much awaited Disney Afternoon! Grab your...

Representation of Depression in Cartoons (and Why it is SO Important)

I was on a plane the other day looking for something to watch when I came across an episode of the new PowerPuff Girls that really stood out to me. It dealt with the theme of depression and how they were all dealing with...

5 Fictional Couples You Just Shouldn’t Ship

This is a Nerdbot "Nerd Voices" contributor post from reader Jose Ramos. Follow him on Twitter for more cartoon theories and nostalgia!   Ah love. It makes you smile. Makes you blush. You imagine a field of lilies or daisies or whatever and running in slow...
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