In This Week in Animation News, I’ll take a look at the previous week in the world of animation in order to get you caught up on everything you might have missed. It’s your one-stop shop for news regarding cartoons, anime, and animated web series. We’re talking movies, TV shows, digital shorts, and everything in between!
For the latest animation stories we’ve already covered on the site this week, take a look at the following links. Then, check out a selection of new stories below. Be sure to let us know your thoughts in the comments!
- Nicolas Cage to Finally Play Superman!… in the ‘Teen Titans GO!’ Movie
- Exclusive: ‘Muppet Babies’ Clip Reveals the New Series’ Kid-Friendly Adventures
- Exclusive: ‘Son of Bigfoot’ Trailer Offers a First Look at the DIRECTV Release
- Run The Jewels’ ‘Rick and Morty’ Music Video Announces the Adult Swim Festival
- ‘Isle of Dogs’: New Video Digs into the Gorgeous Animation Behind Wes Anderson’s Movie
- ‘Isle of Dogs’ Stop-Motion Cast Interview Introduces Wes Anderson’s Very Good Dogs
In anticipation of the one-hour Season 3 premiere of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout! on Sunday, March 18th (8:00-9:00 a.m., ET/PT) on Disney XD and DisneyNOW, we have a pair of clips to share with you!
Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout! finds the guardians amidst fame and fortune after arresting Thanos and then quickly back on their feet after being framed by the Collector. They’ll travel to new universes, stage the ultimate sting operation inside Nova Corps, and expose a highly anticipated secret invasion. Season three is filled with all-new guest stars including Raven-Symoné (Disney Channel’s Raven’s Home), Henry Winkler (Happy Days) and Ming-Na Wen (Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.).
Check out a pair of clips from the new season below:
SUNDAY, MARCH 18
Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout! – “Mission: Breakout” (8:00 – 8:30 A.M. EST)
The Guardians must work together to escape the elaborate prisons created for them by The Collector.
Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout! – “Back in the New York Groove” (8:30 – 9:00 A.M. EST)
The Guardians meet up with Spider-Man in New York City to defeat Thanos’ super-powered symbiote.