Month: August 2013

New Image From Upcoming “Justice League: War” Animated Feature Released

Warner Home Video has released a new image from the upcoming direct-to-video Justice League: War animated feature. Wonder Woman takes the spotlight in the new image. The upcoming DC Universe Animated Original Movie title, scheduled for release come Early 2014 from Warner Home Video, will be an adaptation of the “Justice League: Origin” storyline recently published by DC Comics. “Justice League: Origin,” written by Geoff Johns with artwork by Jim Lee and Scott Williams, kicked off the comic publisher’s current ongoing “The New 52” comic-line initiative. Click on the thumbnail below for a closer look at the image.


The announced cast for Justice League: War so far includes Jason O’Mara as Batman, Alan Tudyk as Superman, Michelle Monaghan as Wonder Woman, Justin Kirk as Green Lantern, Christopher Gorham as The Flash, and Shemar Moore as Cyborg. Jay Oliva is confirmed as director for Justice League: War, with Heath Corson adapting the original “Justice League: Origin” story.

Justice League: War is set for release come Early 2014 as part of the DC Universe Animated Original Movie line from Warner Home Video. Before that, the next release under the DC Universe Animated Original Movie banner will be a Deluxe Edition release of Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, details of which can be found here. Stay tuned for further updates and more here soon at The World’s Finest.

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“All-Star Superman” Animated Feature Hits Teletoon Superfan Fridays This Week

The 2011 direct-to-video All-Star Superman animated feature is slated to air tonight, Friday, August 30th, 2013 at 9:00pm (ET/PT) on the Canadian network Teletoon. All-Star Superman is part of the DC Universe Animated Original Movie line from Warner Home Video, Warner Bros. Animation, and DC Entertainment. All-Star Superman features Superman pondering his future after a rescue mission to the sun exposes him to radiation. The DC Universe Animated Original Movies are regular fixtures on the animation-themed network, with assorted titles from the line airing multiple times throughout the year. Official details on the All-Star Superman animated feature are available below.

All-Star Superman
Airing Friday, August 30th, 2013 at 9:00pm (ET/PT) on Teletoon

Fueled by hatred and jealousy, Lex Luthor masterminds an elaborate plot to kill the Man of Steel – and it works. Poisoned by solar radiation, Superman is dying. With weeks to live, he fulfills his life’s dreams – especially revealing his true identity to Lois Lane – until Luthor proclaims his ultimate plan to control the world with no alien hero to stop him. Powers fading, Superman engages in a spectacular deadly battle with Luthor that could truly trigger the end of Earth’s Greatest Protector. This startling and gripping DC Universe Animated Original Movie stars the voice talents of James Denton, Anthony LaPaglia, Christina Hendricks and Ed Asner.

Complete details on the direct-to-video All-Star Superman animated feature can be found at the All-Star Superman subsite here at The World’s Finest. All-Star Superman airs tonight, Friday, August 30th, 2013 at 9:00pm (ET/PT) on Teletoon.

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Image And Clip From New DC Nation “Metal Men” Animated Short

Cartoon Network and Warner Bros. Animation have released media for new animated short-form content set to debut this Saturday, August 31st, 2013 during the DC Nation programming block. The animated short “Metal Men” will make its debut this weekend. The hour-long DC Nation programming block airs Saturdays and Sundays at 10:00am (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network. The DC Nation animated shorts star a host of different DC Comics characters in varying styles, and are usually paired with live-action interstitials. The block is anchored by Beware The Batman and Teen Titans Go!. Continue below to view the hi-res image and a clip in the Quicktime format.



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“Metal Men”
New Animated Shorts
Airing Saturday, August 31
10:00 a.m. ET/PT On Cartoon Network

The DC Nation airs Saturdays at 10:00am (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network, with an encore Sunday at 10:00am (ET/PT). The block kicks off with an all-new episode of Beware The Batman at 10:00am (ET/PT), followed with an special encore presentation of Teen Titans Go! at 10:30am (ET/PT). DC Nation shorts and behind-the-scenes content air during commercial breaks of the two above-mentioned shows, and rotate and change every week.

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Video Clip, Images From Upcoming New Episode Of “Teen Titans Go!”

Cartoon Network has provided The World’s Finest with new stills and a clip from the upcoming Teen Titans Go! episode “Burger vs. Burrito,” airing Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 at 7:30pm (ET/PT). The half-hour comedy/adventure series – which features two 11-minute tales – airs new episodes Tuesdays at 7:30pm (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network, with rebroadcasts airing during the DC Nation programming block Saturday and Sunday mornings at 10:30am (ET/PT). Please note the new story “Burger vs. Burrito” will be paired with a re-airing of a previously-aired 11-minute tale. Continue below to view a gallery of new images and a clip in the high-definition Quicktime format. The first image leads to the clip, and the remainder to episode stills.


Teen Titans Go!
“Burger vs. Burrito” airs Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 on Cartoon Network

Cyborg and Beast Boy are in perfect sync, except when it comes to their taste in food. What’s the best food ever created, burgers or burritos? The two friends have an all-out competition to settle things once and for all.

Teen Titans Go! © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Teen Titans and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and © DC Comics

The new Teen Titans Go! installment “Burger vs. Burrito” will be paired with the previously-aired short.

Teen Titans Go! airs Tuesdays at 7:30pm (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network, with rebroadcasts airing weekends as part of the DC Nation programming block. Stay tuned for further updates Teen Titans Go! updates here soon at The World’s Finest.

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September 2013 Episode Schedule Details For “Beware The Batman” On Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network has provided The World’s Finest with a first look at the September 2013 schedule for new Beware The Batman episodes slated to debut. Beware The Batman, which airs Saturdays at 10:00am (ET/PT) as part of the DC Nation programming block on Cartoon Network, offers a radical new take on the established Batman mythos. Beware The Batman is the latest animated series based on DC Comics characters to be added to DC Nation, Cartoon Network’s Saturday morning hour-long programming block. The series is joined by Teen Titans Go! at 10:30am (ET/PT) and additional all-new DC Nation animated shorts. Continue below for exclusive episode details and a general series synopsis provided by the network.

Beware The Batman
Saturday, September 7th, 2013 at 10:00am (ET/PT)

“Family” – Bethanie Ravencroft lures Bruce to the Argus Club in an attempt to steal the Soultaker Sword; Katana rescues him and Bruce reveals that he is Batman.

Beware The Batman
Saturday, September 14th, 2013 at 10:00am (ET/PT)

“Allies” – Lt. Gordon asks for Batman’s help to recover his kidnapped daughter Barbara; Batman and Katana find a rhythm working together to save her.

Beware The Batman
Saturday, September 21st, 2013 at 10:00am (ET/PT)

“Control” – Katana saves Batman from Cypher , a part robot villain with the powers of mind control who is seeking the Ion Cortex.

Beware The Batman
Saturday, September 28th, 2013 at 10:00am (ET/PT)

“Sacrifice” – Batman and Katana are in a race against time to escape a chemical weapons facility before it’s destroyed.

Cartoon Network describes the series as follows, as seen below.

BEWARE THE BATMAN (TV-PG)
Saturdays at 10:00 a.m. (ET, PT)

A cool, new take on the classic Dark Knight franchise, Beware the Batman incorporates Batman’s core characters with a rogue gallery of new villains not previously seen in animated form. Along with backup from ex-secret agent Alfred and lethal swordstress Katana, the Dark Knight faces the twisted machinations of Gotham City’s criminal underworld led by the likes of Anarky, Professor Pyg, Mister Toad and Magpie. Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, this action-packed detective thriller deftly redefines what we have come to know as a “Batman show.” Featuring cutting-edge CGI visuals to match the intricate twists and turns of the narrative, Batman steps out of the shadows and into the spotlight for an entirely new generation of fans.

Click here to view the The World’s Finest Beware The Batman subsite. The subsite features videos, images, and exclusive content not available anywhere else. The section is consistently updates with new content. Stay tuned for additional Beware The Batman coverage right here at The World’s Finest, including a subsite and exclusive content.

Beware The Batman airs Saturdays at 10:00am (ET/PT) as part of the DC Nation programming block on Cartoon Network, with rebroadcasts airing Sundays at 10:00am (ET/PT). Stay tuned for further updates Beware The Batman updates here soon at The World’s Finest, including exclusive content and more.

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