A Gallery Of '80 Cartoon Supervillains Schooling You At Basketball

I can barely stand how awesome this series of pictures by Andy McDonald is. Honestly, Note: I want an actual cartoon special devoted to an all-supervillain '80s b-ball team asap. Note 2: I may never stop staring at the picture of Cobra Commander. Honestly, I may need to get a tattoo. » 11/29/14 4:01pm 11/29/14 4:01pm

How Snarf-Ra Invalidated Every ThunderCats Episode Ever

Although we can look back now and see how terrible most '80s cartoons used to be, most of them still have their charms. ThunderCats… not so much. Sure, it had an awesome opening credit sequence, but it was also the dumbest cartoon on TV, which was really saying something. And one episode, "Hair of the Dog," may well… » 8/28/14 10:09am 8/28/14 10:09am

Here's Why Superhero Movie Romances Suck

Greetings, little letterings. It's been a tough week here in the post-apocalypse, but looking at the date this column is going back in time to I can see it's been a tough week for you guys too. Take solace in this: It'll be years before President Brett Ratner has Joss Whedon executed for being so much better than him. » 8/13/14 8:04am 8/13/14 8:04am

​12 Insane Things You Totally Forgot About the ThunderCats

The ThunderCats don't have the cultural clout of Transformers or even He-Man, but it still has a legion of fans that remember it fondly to this day. Chances are, this is because they've forgotten how weird and ridiculous the cartoon usually was. Here are a dozen "fun" facts that should remind you the ThunderCats… » 1/17/14 10:34am 1/17/14 10:34am

The Scientifically Accurate ThunderCats are loose and just horrifying

Fox's ADHD, makers of the Scientifically Accurate DuckTales and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles videos, has set its sights on the ThunderCats, and the result may be the most disturbing one yet. There's stupidity, poop eating, weird penises — you know the drill. ThunderCats, Nooooooooooo! » 11/01/13 1:30pm 11/01/13 1:30pm

Meet the Samurai ThunderCats of ancient Japan in this awesome fanart

The new ThunderCats cartoon was sadly canceled after a single season; perhaps they should have looked to Phil Postma's radical samurai-themed redesigns for inspiration. Here's a massive gallery of Postma's ancient Japanese ThunderCats, as well as their nemesis Mumm-Ra. » 9/24/13 9:00am 9/24/13 9:00am

The 10 Most Badass Cartoon Heroines of the ‘80s

There was a phrase used in the 1980s for the intangible barrier that prevented women (and minorities) from reaching the upper echelons of corporate America: "the glass ceiling." But while real women were unfortunately battling for the positions of power they deserved, cartoon women were breaking the glass ceiling and… » 1/28/13 10:05am 1/28/13 10:05am

Transformers crocheted cap makes you a human in disguise

If you plan on spending your winter months battling Decepticons, take a gander at this crocheted Optimus Prime beanie. It won't let you transform into a truck, but it will keep your face warm. » 6/17/12 12:45pm 6/17/12 12:45pm

Wolverine and Spider-Man star in a remake of Freaky Friday

Ultimate Spider-Man returns this week (newly renewed for a second season) and features a Wolverine crossover written by Brian Michael Bendis. » 6/16/12 7:00am 6/16/12 7:00am

The second clip is pretty funny, with Wolverine trolling on Spider-Man. Nick Fury shows up in the clip, with Magneto and and Sabretooth making appearances in the…

This Week's TV: Falling Skies returns, and Kristen Schaal travels…

This week's TV has a lot of exciting stuff in store. Falling Skies is back, and we're going to get to see what happened after last season's crazy cliffhanger. Spider-Man and Wolverine are doing a "Freaky Friday" storyline together. Everything comes to a head in the Thundercats finale! Syfy unleashes... the… » 6/11/12 9:00am 6/11/12 9:00am

Tron: Uprising kicks off and Equalists get revenge on The Legend of…

One of the most awaited cartoons of the year, Tron: Uprising, began this week and we've got two great clips from the episode. Also, a Franken-princess is created on Adventure Time and we learn the secrets of nightclub bouncers on Regular Show! » 6/09/12 7:00am 6/09/12 7:00am

The second clip gives a glimpse of Zed and Mara's life as…

This Week's TV: Erica Durance and Michael Shanks star in the worst…

This week's television is chock full of premieres: True Blood is back! Tron: Uprising and Teen Wolf debut in their regular timeslots. Through The Wormhole with Morgan Freeman tackles a thorny issue. But more than that, there's the debut of a TV show that can only have been greenlit as a result of prodigious amounts of… » 6/04/12 9:00am 6/04/12 9:00am

Worf guest stars on Regular Show & Ponies re-enact The Avengers

Young Justice and the Legend of Korra hit their stride this week, and we welcome Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters to Saturday Morning Cartoons. » 6/02/12 7:00am 6/02/12 7:00am

This Week's TV: You are not ready for Alien Surf Girls!

This week's TV includes the extra-long season finales of Game of Thrones and Touch. Sir Patrick Stewart tells us all about the bizarre superpowers of some animals, and Henry Rollins talks weird animal religions. Adventure Time has its most freaktastic episode yet. But also, there is a brand new epic about alien girls,… » 5/28/12 9:00am 5/28/12 9:00am

The Super Best Friends can't decide on a name and Red Lanterns attack…

This week, Super Best Friends Forever returns, Red Lanterns attack the Green Lantern homeworld of Oa, and the Iacon City relic hunt comes to an end on Transformers: Prime! Legend of Korra, Adventure Time, and the Marvel Disney XD shows are off this week thanks of the long holiday weekend in the U.S., but enjoy the… » 5/26/12 7:00am 5/26/12 7:00am

This Week's TV: The Most Epic Game of Thrones Episode of All

This coming week's episode of Game of Thrones could be one of the most lavish, insane spectacles ever put on television, and we've got all the details here. Other reasons not to throw out your television set: Awake's finale features the meeting you never expected. » 5/21/12 8:35am 5/21/12 8:35am

Thor mocks Spider-Man's costume & obscure DC heroes moonwalk!

This week, a serial hugger is loose on Adventure Time! Also, Marvel continues to pop in some amazing guest stars on Ultimate Spider-man and The Avengers: EHM, a forgotten DC hero moonwalks in a DC Nation Short, and we get a sneak preview of Tron: Uprising! » 5/19/12 7:00am 5/19/12 7:00am

This short series is aiming for a…

This Week's TV: The One Hour of Television You Definitely Shouldn't…

This week on television, there are six huge season finales. Tron: Uprising's first episode gets its television debut! Syfy has its most ridiculous "mockbuster" TV movie of all time. And there's one hour of television that we're recommending you absolutely must not miss, under any circumstances. » 5/14/12 9:00am 5/14/12 9:00am

Hawkman starts a fight club, and Nick Fury outs an Avenger as a Skrull!

What cartoon clips are on deck this Saturday morning? Shapeshifters and identity theft are definitely the theme of this week's batch of cartoons — Skrulls invade the Avengers, and a bear tries to assume Finn's identity on Adventure Time. Also, the Iacon City relic saga continues on Transformers:Prime, as well as the… » 5/12/12 7:00am 5/12/12 7:00am

This Week's TV: John Hodgman is your brand new therapist. Plus 7 Huge…

In this week's television, seven of your favorite shows are having their climactic season finales. And a few more are having the penultimate episodes of the season. It's enough to make you have a nervous breakdown — but luckily, John Hodgman is playing a psychotherapist, and he's here to help. » 5/07/12 9:35am 5/07/12 9:35am