Astro Boy Wants To Come Live On Your Desktop

The new Astro Boy movie pays tribute to his anime roots, with this new desktop wallpaper, which we got the exclusive heads up on. Click through to see the whole thing. » 4/01/09 1:45pm 4/01/09 1:45pm

Astro Boy's Quest For Humanity Will Finish On Time, Despite…

Astro Boy is back in production after a halt, says Variety, and it's on track to make the Oct. 23 release date. Imagi's $25 million funding boost also means Gatchman and Tusker will continue. » 2/25/09 10:00am 2/25/09 10:00am

First Astro Boy Trailer Brings The Robot Boot-Rocket Slipstream

The first trailer for Imagi's big-screen Astro Boy » 11/20/08 2:30pm 11/20/08 2:30pm has gone up online, and it has everything. You get to glimpse the -esque electrical zaps that created Astro Boy, the robot who wants to be a real boy. And then Astro Boy shows off what he can do - flying and burrowing and finally smashing out of a mountain. Awesome.…

The Greatest Pinnochio-Bot Of All Time

When Summer Glau's Terminator started ballet dancing for no particular reason in a recent episode of Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, it totally made sense: She's just another android/robot who wants to be human. Like the guy in this classic Johnnie Walker Scotch ad. It's like the fourth rule of robotics: The… » 3/07/08 11:30am 3/07/08 11:30am