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A Japan's Best Friend: Our Favorite Anime Pets
Americans love their pets, as is clearly evidenced by the amount of doggy designer clothing and mohawked cats out there. With such a pet crazy culture it's no wonder that many of our favorite animated shows star cuddly animals. Japan is no different; the country that invented kawaii has a soft spot for anything soft and their anime reflects this love of furry friends, so we thought we’d take a look at some of the best pets in anime!
Bruce Timm Steps Down from DC Duties
One of the most celebrated figures in the animated comic-heroes universe is putting away his cape as DC animated universe guiding light Bruce Timm has stepped down from his position as supervising producer. Voices of Krypton reports Timm will be replaced by another DCAU veteran, James Tucker, who gave an exclusive interview to the site.
Timm has steered the bulk of the DC animated projects since he co-created the Emmy-winning Batman: The Animated Series with Eric Radomski in the early ’90s. He also produced for TV series Superman: The Animated Series, The New Batman Adventures, Batman Beyond, Justice League and Teen Titans, as well as the direct-to-video projects Superman Doomsday, Batman: Gotham Knight, All-Star Superman, Batman: Under the Red Hood, Batman: Year One, Justice League Doom and Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Parts 1 & 2. Recently he helped develop the Green Lantern toon for Cartoon Network. VFK reports Timm will be focusing on some of his own projects now.
Rocketeer, Spirit by Waid
IDW Publishing announced several new projects at WonderCon over the weekend. Dave Stevens' The Rocketeer and Will Eisner’s The Spirit will team up in a four issue series, written by Mark Waid with art by Paul Smith, this summer. The Rocketeer/The Spirit: Pulp Friction will launch in July.
Full Length 'The Wolverine' Trailer Finally
After working its way up from six seconds of the first Wolverine footage Monday to twenty seconds Tuesday (see "'The Wolverine' Teaser"), Fox has released the first full trailer for the film. The Wolverine will release July 26th.
2013 Spring In-Stock Clearance Sale
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