Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous Announced for Netflix

Netflix is continuing its expansion of massive animated series with its newest announcement, Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous. The animated series is part of Dreamworks Animations continuing partnership with Netflix, and is executive produced by Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall, and Colin Trevorrow, with Scott Kreamer (Pinky Malinky) and Lane Lueras (Kung Fu Panda: The Paws of Destiny) serving as showrunners and executive producers. 

Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous follows a group of six teenagers chosen for a once-in-a-lifetime experience at a new adventure camp on the opposite side of Isla Nublar. But when dinosaurs wreak havoc across the island, the campers are stranded. Unable to reach the outside world, they’ll need to go from strangers to friends to family if they’re going to survive.

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Magic: The Gathering Animated Series in the Works at Netflix

After wrapping up what looks on track to become the biggest movie in box office history, The Russo Brothers are moving on to their next project: a Magic: The Gathering animated series for Netflix. Netflix announced the series as part of a new partnership between the streaming giant and Hasbro’s Allspark Studios. While details are scarce as of right now, we know the series will follow the Planeswalkers, legendary spellcasting heroes and villains that traverse the multiverse doing battle.

Hopefully we’ll learn more soon as this could easily become something massive for Netflix if handled well. Magic still has quite a fan-base and in the right hands could be great.

First Teaser Trailer for Disney Pixar’s Onward

Disney Pixar has revealed the first official teaser trailer for their upcoming fantasy-alternate-timeline animated film, Onward. Based on a true story from director, Dan Scanlon, albeit with a magical twist, Onward follows two brothers in a magical world centuries after modern machines took root. Elves, gnomes, unicorns, dragons, and more populate the world, alongside cars and planes.

With such an interesting premise, the cast is all-star with Tom Holland (Spider-Man: Homecoming), Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy), Octavia Spencer (The Shape of Water), and Julia Louis-Dreyfuss (VEEP). Onward hits theaters on March 6th, 2020.

First Look at Genndy Tartakovsky’s Primal

Genndy Tartakovsky is one of the most iconic names in animation history, with the likes of Samurai Jack and Hotel Transylvania under his belt, he’s beloved by both fans and creators. Now, his latest project has been revealed. Primal is headed to [adult swim] this fall, and will follow a caveman at the dawn of evolution, and a dinosaur on the brink of extinction, who forge an unlikely friendship in order to survive.

The first trailer can be seen above, and expect plenty more details at SDCC this year, where it will most certainly be quite the feather in [adult swim]’s hat.

More Casting Announced for Big-Screen Scooby Doo Film

Deadline is reporting that Warner Bros.’ upcoming animated Scooby-Doo movie, currently titled S.C.O.O.B., has added two key pieces in Academy Award-nominee Mark Wahlberg (Instant Family) and Golden Globe-nominee Jason Isaacs (Harry Potter). Wahlberg has been cast as Blue Falcon, while Isaacs will portray Dick Dastardly, the villain of the film.

They join an already impressive cast with Frank Welker (Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!) as the titular Great Dane, Will Forte (The Last Man on Earth) as Shaggy Rogers, Zac Efron (Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, and Vile) as Fred Jones, Amanda Seyfried (Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again) as Daphne Blake, Gina Rodriguez (Jane the Virgin) as Velma Dinkley, Tracy Morgan (30 Rock) as Captain Caveman, Kiersey Clemons (The Flash), and Ken Jeong (The Hangover) as Dynomutt.  S.C.O.O.B. hits theaters on May 15th, 2020.

Disney Announces Slate of Films Through 2027

Disney has officially announced its upcoming slate of films, now through 2027, with numerous Marvel films on the slate, including two new Marvel films next year, down from its previous three films. Additionally, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will be the last Star Wars film until 2024, giving us a lengthy break for the franchise.

Fox’s The New Mutants has been officially delayed to next year, as well as Avatar 2 being delayed to 2021. You can hit the jump for the full slate of films.

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Disney+ Series Monsters At Work Revealed

The original programming lineup for Disney+ just keeps getting bigger and bigger. The Hollywood Reporter a new animated series, Monsters at Work, will debut on the service in 2020. The series is set six months after the original Monsters, Inc. and will follow a new monster named Tylor Tuskmon (voiced by Ben Feldman), who is described as “an eager and talented mechanic on the Monsters, Inc. Facilities Team who dreams of working on the Laugh Floor alongside Mike and Sulley.”

It’s also been confirmed that Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Jennifer Tilly, John Ratzenberger, and Bob Peterson will return to voice their characters from the original film. Additionally, several newcomers have been confirmed, including Tylor’s best friend Val Little (voiced by Kelly Marie Tran), the new boss Fritz (voiced by Henry Winkler), fellow plumbers Smitty and Needleman (voiced by Stephen Stanton), and Tylor’s mom Millie (voiced by Aisha Tyler).

First Trailer for The Addams Family Now Online

It looks like this Halloween is going to be properly festive, as MGM has debuted the first trailer for their new animated adaptation of The Addam’s Family. With an all-star cast attached, it’s hard to not see this film being anything other than fantastic. The teaser introduces Gomez (Oscar Isaac), Morticia (Charlize Theron), Wednesday (Chloe Grace Moretz), Pugsley (Finn Wolfhard) and the rest of the strange family as they move into their new home.

Morticia, devilishly devoted to her husband and children, is the pale glue that holds her clan together. Gomez, debonair, sinister and passionately in love with his wife, is enthusiastic about whatever dreadful scheme he’s cooked up. Wednesday is a brilliant and sinister teenage girl with long braids and dead-pan wit. Pugsley, a menacing 10 year old on over-drive, enjoys getting into any kind of dreadful mischief he can find. Mad Uncle Fester is good natured, merry and likes to create mayhem any way he can. Grandmama is smitten with her grandchildren who enjoy her cookies shaped like bats and skulls. Margaux Needler, the reality TV makeover queen, is consumed with a desire for absolute suburban, pastel perfection.

First Look at Dragon Quest: Your Story Animated Film

Square Enix has posted the first trailer of the upcoming Dragon Quest animated film, Dragon Quest: Your Story. The trailer is our first look at footage from the film, marking the first animated film that Square Enix has released since Final Fantasy XV: Kingsglaive. The film looks gorgeous, and an insane amount of fun for fans of the franchise.

Dragon Quest: Your Story hits theaters in Japan on August 2nd, with no word on an international release. But given the history of animated releases internationally, we should expect to hear news soon.

New Details for Upcoming DC Universe Projects

Continuing the massive weekend for the DC Universe streaming service, DC Entertainment announced that it would be adding the entire DC Comics Digital Library, beginning today (April 1st), and adding new issues consistently throughout the next year until the entire library has been added. That totals out to over 20,000 single issue comics and graphic novels!

The catch? New issue comics, beginning today, will not be added to the service until 12 months after their initial release, ensuring long-time readers will still have to subscribe or visit their local comic book shop each week. Despite that, $7.99 per month is looking nicer every day.

In addition, we’ve also learned that the second half of Young Justice: Outsiders will debut on July 2nd, after the first 13 episodes aired earlier this year on the service. Lastly, the much anticipated Swamp Thing series will premiere on DC Universe on May 31st, exactly one week after the conclusion to the 15-episode first season of Doom Patrol. It’s an exciting time to be a DC Comics fan with so much fantastic content debuting consistently throughout the next 12 months.

More Cast Announced for Scooby-Doo

Deadline is reporting that Warner Bros.’ upcoming animated Scooby-Doo film, which is now tentatively titled S.C.O.O.B., has rounded out its star-studded cast with Zac Efron (Baywatch) and Amanda Seyfried (Mamma Mia!), voicing Fred Jones and Daphne Blake, respectively.

They join an already massive cast with Frank Welker as Scooby Doo, Will Forte as Shaggy Rogers, Gina Rodriguez as Velma Dinkley, and Tracy Morgan as Captain Caveman. The plot is currently under wraps, but we know that Mystery Inc. will partner with other members of the Hanna Barbera universe to stop the evil Dick Dastardly. S.C.O.O.B. hits theaters on May 15th, 2020.

Analog EP84: Blue In The Face

Josh, Theo, and Bovi are back from their hiatus with one of the biggest episodes ever! Covering the latest cool shit that pop culture has to offer.

Trailers for Avengers: Endgame, Aladdin, and Toy Story 4, as well as tons of news from Marvel, Disney, and DC Entertainment on casting and directorial fronts. The return of James Gunn, as well as his next project, and Google’s crazy new game system. All on this week’s massive episode of Analog! Check out the episode, and follow us on Instagram – Instagram.com/AnalogCast! Check out the links below to listen, and please Rate & Review us on iTunes!

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First Full Trailer for Toy Story 4 Debuts

Disney and Pixar have released the first full trailer for Toy Story 4 giving us our best look yet at the new film, and the adventure that Woody and friends find themselves in. In this installment, Woody attempts to convince Forky, a spork-turned-toy made by their new child, Bonnie, that he’s there to help Bonnie make happy memories. After being separated, the two have to find their way back, encountering friends, new and old, on the way.

Toy Story 4 looks set to be yet another huge film for Pixar, and could be one of the Summer’s biggest hits when it hits theaters on June 21st.

Marvel Developing What If? Animated Anthology Series

According to /Film, Marvel Studios is developing an animated anthology series based on the Marvel What If? series of comics for Disney+. Kevin Feige will produce the series, though it will obviously not be set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, though the report speculates several actors could lend their voices to the series, reprising their roles from the MCU.

The Marvel What If? series re-imagines key events in Marvel History, rewriting them to speculate what could happen if certain details changed, though it’s currently unknown which stories are being adapted. Expect more information soon, as it develops.

Batman vs. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Trailer Now Online

Warner Bros. Animation has shared the first official trailer for the upcoming crossover animated film, Batman vs. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The trailer gives us an idea of the story, based on the comic by James Tynion IV and Freddie Williams II. The film boasts an incredible roster of heroes and villains, with both heroes’ bevy of rogue’s making an appearance, with an all-star voice cast to boot.

Check out the announcement post for more information on the massive cast, with Batman vs. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles hitting shelves on March 31st.