‘Yuri!!! on ICE Series Marathon’ one day ONLY October 13

One day only you can see a marathon of “Yuri!!! on ICE!Crunchyroll and Fathom Events is showing one to twelve subtitled episodes to select U.S. cinemas on Saturday, October 13 at noon (local time). Attendees will get the added treat of a video message from the series’ producer along with a “hello” from Makachin, Victor Nikiforov’s pet poodle. “Yuri!!! on ICE follows Japanese figure skater, the titular Yuri Katsuki, his coach, Russian figure-skating champion Victor Nikiforov, and emerging Russian skater Yuri Plisetsky during the Figure Skating Grand Prix. The popular series has won numerous awards, fan polls and praise from professional figure skaters with some olympians skating to music from the show in the 2018 Winter Olympics. 

The series was produced by MAPPA, directed by Sayo Yamamoto, and written by Mitsurō Kubo. Figure skating choreographer, coach, and former competitive ice dancer Kenji Miyamoto choreographed the realistic skating sequences by performing the routines himself.  “Japanese animated features continue to be immensely popular in the U.S.,” Fathom Events CEO Ray Nutt said. “This ‘binge watching’ session of the “Yuri” series is sure to be another favorite. We’re proud to partner with Crunchyroll to bring it to American movie theaters.” Crunchyroll’s Head of Events and Manga, Dallas Middaugh says, “Working with Fathom Events to bring “Yuri!!! on ICE” to theaters is a great opportunity to bring current fans and new fans together to enjoy this continuously popular series. Our partnership with Fathom Events allows us to continue to service our fans on the big screen!”

Tickets for “Yuri!!! on ICE Series Marathon” are available at www.FathomEvents.com and participating box offices. A complete list of theater locations is available on the Fathom Events website (theaters and participants are subject to change).

About Fathom EventsFathom Events is the leading event cinema distributor with theater locations in all top 100 DMAs® (Designated Market Areas) and ranks as one of the largest overall theater content distributors. Owned by AMC Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: AMC), Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK) and Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), Fathom Events offers a variety of unique entertainment events in movie theaters such as live performances of the Metropolitan Opera, top Broadway stage productions, major sporting events, epic concerts, the yearlong TCM Big Screen Classics series, inspirational events and popular anime franchises. Fathom Events takes audiences behind the scenes for unique extras including audience Q&As, backstage footage and interviews with cast and crew, creating the ultimate VIP experience. Fathom Events’ live Digital Broadcast Network (“DBN”) is the largest cinema broadcast network in North America, bringing live and pre-recorded events to 941 locations and 1,496 screens in 181 DMAs. The company also provides corporations a compelling national footprint for hosting employee meetings, customer rewards events and new product launches. For more information, visit www.FathomEvents.com.  

About CRUNCHYROLLCrunchyroll is the world’s largest destination for anime and manga, boasting a global community of more than 40 million registered users and over 1 million subscribers. Fans connect through the most complete anime library including “Naruto Shippuden,” “Attack on Titan,” and “Dragon Ball Super,” events such as Crunchyroll Expo, Anime Awards, Crunchyroll News, and can purchase related merchandise through its online store. Through its app on game consoles, set-top boxes, mobile devices and more, Crunchyroll delivers content from leading media producers directly to viewers translated professionally in multiple languages. The service is available for free or through a premium offering that allows users to watch ad-free with access to simulcasts—top series available immediately after Japanese broadcast. Fans can also view Crunchyroll on VRV, an audience-focused aggregation platform featuring premium SVOD channels and a curated house channel, VRV Select.

Get spooky with Nickelodeon!

Starting Monday, October 8th Nickelodeon is putting the boo in ‘Octoboo’ for kids with new holiday themed episodes and the new series ‘The Bureau of Magical Things‘ 

WITH SPOOKTACULAR HALLOWEEN-THEMED PREMIERES

It’s 31 days of Halloween fun from live-action, cartoons and pre-school series getting into the fun. 

Nick series that kids and families can enjoy include Double Dare, Henry Danger, Knight Squad, PAW Patrol, Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, SpongeBob SquarePants, The Loud House and magical mysterious new series, The Bureau of Magical Things, Monday, Oct. 8, at 8:30 p.m. (ET/PT).

Kids (with parents permission) can have fun with the Nick & Nick Jr. apps for Halloween-themed episodes, mini videos, games, quizzes and more to get in the holiday spirit. Preschoolers have content on NOGGIN, Nick’s top-ranked video subscription service with long-and-short form festive content.

Below is the rundown of Nickelodeon’s Halloween-themed premieres:

NICKELODEON (all times ET/PT):

MONDAY, OCT. 8

12:00 p.m. – PAW Patrol “Pups Save the Trick-or-Treaters/Pups Save an Out of Control Mini Patrol”

“Pups Save the Trick-or-Treaters”- It’s Halloween in Adventure Bay, and a mysterious kid in a giant spider costume is taking all the treats from the trick-or-treaters. / “Pups Save an Out of Control Mini Patrol”- Alex and his Mini‐Patrol accidentally take off on Daring Danny’s rocket bike.

8:00 p.m. – Henry Danger “Danger Things”

When Piper is taken by a creature from another dimension, Captain Man and Kid Danger must rescue her from the evil science corporation that opened the portal.

8:30 p.m. – The Bureau of Magical Things “A Magical Mishap”

When ordinary teenager Kyra touches a mysterious book, she is transformed into a Tri-ling-–part-human, part-fairy and part-elf. In addition to acquiring amazing magical powers, Kyra discovers a secret world of magic all around her.

THURSDAY, OCT. 11

6:00 p.m. – The Loud House “Jeers for Fears”

After agreeing to go to The Royal Woods House of Terror, Lincoln and Clyde have to toughen up and face their fears.

FRIDAY, OCT. 12

12:00 p.m. – PAW Patrol “Pups and the Werepuppy!/Pups Save a Sleepwalking Mayor”

“Pups and the Werepuppy!”- When Rocky goes missing at Uncle Otis’ cabin in the woods, the PAW Patrol need to solve the mystery of the Werepuppy. / “Pups Save a Sleepwalking Mayor”- On Cowboy Day at the Wingnuts Dude Ranch, Mayor Goodway tries to brave the hazards of the ranch while sleepwalking.

6:00 p.m. – The Loud House “Tea Tale Heart”

Lola discovers Lucy has an old, fragile doll and decides she must borrow it, no matter what Lucy says.

THURSDAY, OCT. 18

6:00 p.m. – Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles “Mrs. Cuddles”

April and the brothers make Raph face his greatest fear…an adorable kids’ TV show bunny.

FRIDAY, OCT. 19

6:00 p.m. – Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles “The Gumbus”

Leo, Mikey and April investigate a mysterious specter that haunts a themed supermarket.

SATURDAY, OCT. 20

12:00 p.m. – Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel “Monster Mix-Up”

The Super Ninja Steel Rangers are ambushed by monsters who switch bodies with them.

8:30 p.m. – Knight Squad “Fright Knight”

After the Princess defies her father’s orders and attends the Party of Darkness, the Shadow Ghost appears and threatens to possess her, so the Phoenix Squad must fight to save their friend.

Guest Star: Lizzy Greene

SUNDAY, OCT. 21

7:00 p.m. – Double Dare “Electro Eradicators vs. The Twinning Team”

In this Halloween special, friends take on twins in a series of classic challenges with a spooky twist, and only one team gets to compete in the ghostly final round.

FRIDAY, OCT. 26

6:00 p.m. – SpongeBob SquarePants “The Night Patty”

SpongeBob helps out the Krusty Krab’s night shift crew, but the customers crave something creepier than usual.

SATURDAY, OCT. 27

8:30 p.m. – Dude Perfect “Trick Shots and Treats”

It’s Halloween and the Dudes plan to turn their headquarters into the ultimate trick-or-treat destination. They’ll put their larger-than-life Dude Perfect twist on beloved Halloween traditions. 

NICK JR.:             

FRIDAY, OCT. 12

3:00 p.m. – Becca’s Bunch “Halloween Spooktacular/Pumpkin”

“Halloween Spooktacular”- Becca and the Bunch put on a spooktacular mystery Halloween tour for their fellow Wagtailers. / “Pumpkin” – The Bunch succeeds in growing a giant pumpkin to enter the harvest festival competition but realize they have no way to transport it.

FRIDAY, OCT. 19

3:00 p.m. – Zoofari “Halloween Costume Party/Pre-school of Fish”

“Halloween Costume Party”- The animals are ready to show off their amazing Halloween costumes. / “Pre-school of Fish”- Swim on up for all your favorite preschool activities, like snack time and music time… all underwater.

FRIDAY, OCT. 26

3:00 p.m. – Shimmer and Shine “Costume Chaos/Potion School”

“Costume Chaos”- When costumes get magically stuck on Shimmer, Shine and Leah, they must track down a special feather to undo the magic. / “Potion School”- Zeta impersonates the girls’ potions teacher and tricks them into helping her brew a sneaky potion.

TEENNICK:

Beginning Monday, Oct. 8, TeenNick will treat viewers to “Fear O’Clock,” a lineup of Halloween-themed episodes, movies and specials, airing Monday through Friday during the month of October. 

NICKTOONS:

MON.– FRI., OCT. 15 – OCT. 26

7:00 p.m. – Welcome to the Wayne

In celebration of Halloween, Nicktoons will air brand-new episodes of Welcome to the Wayne beginning Monday, Oct. 15.

Meet DC Universe at San Diego Comic-Con

I have a date with DC Universe Fan Experience the new streaming service that will make every DC Fangirl and Fanboy drool and say ‘take my money’! They are offering SDCC attendees the opportunity to be a part of the DC Universe in a fully immersive experience. Attendees can search for Dick Grayson in his Titan loft, explore the Swamp Thing’s mystical home and try to avoid a deadly virus, and BE Harley Quinn in her own chaos room to create all the mayhem your heart can desire! The DC UNIVERSE Experience is open Thursday, July 19 to Sunday, July 22. Pre-register at DCUniverseExperience.com

Fans can sign up for the upcoming DC UNIVERSE digital subscription service designed especially for DC fans from new to old the streaming service is bringing the library, new and returning series that we all love!

Open for four days only Thursday, July 19 to Sunday, July 22, a larger-than-life installation of epic proportions will welcome fans into interactive spaces that bring iconic characters and stories to life. After registering, fans will head to the Hilton San Diego Gaslamp Quarter, directly across the street from the San Diego Convention Center. Guests of the activation will interact with dozens of activities and installations including:

  • Explore Dick Grayson’s Titans loft and uncover clues to his whereabouts

  • Experience the mysterious creations of Dr. Niles Caulder in the Doom Patrol lab

  • Avoid succumbing to the deadly virus in the mystical swamps of Swamp Thing

  • Join earth’s newest superhero team in the Young Justice Watchtower

  • Create mayhem in the Harley Quinn chaos room

  • Step into the sewers with Batman and descend into madness in The Court of Owls

  • Enjoy the first public unveiling of rare artwork and memorabilia only previously seen in exclusive engagements

  • Discover hidden clues and get an exclusive first-look at the DC UNIVERSE digital subscription service

Signing up online in advance allows guests to streamline the onsite admission process. Pre-registration does not allow guests to reserve their spot or bypass the line. The activation will be open on a first-come, first-served basis.

Dates of operation: ThursdaySunday, July 19 – 22, 2018

Hours of operation: Thursday – Saturday hours: 9:30 AM – 7:00 PM (line closes at 6:00 PM), Sunday hours: 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM (line closes at 4:00 PM)    

Location: Hilton San Diego Gaslamp Quarter, 401 K Street, San Diego, CA 92101

Pre-registration link: DCUniverseExperience.com

ABOUT DC UNIVERSE

DC UNIVERSE, launching in 2018, is a standalone digital experience designed for the DC fan. Showcasing DC’s iconic characters, DC UNIVERSE offers new original live-action and animated series, legendary films and series, and epic animated movies, as well as a fan community, a curated selection of comic books, and exclusive merchandise. DC UNIVERSE is operated by Warner Bros. Digital Networks under license from DC Entertainment and in collaboration with Warner Bros. Digital Labs. DC UNIVERSE offers access to exclusive content and experiences not available anywhere else. To learn more, visit www.DCUNIVERSE.com.

Which one of the SDCC Warner Bros Pins by FanSets do I want

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I’m fangirling SOOOO hard about this years FanSets and Warner Bros. 2nd year of collectible pins and bags combo! All of the San Diego Comic- Con’s official 18 carry-all bags this year will have one of 12 different exclusive FanSets DC Comics super hero pins featuring highly detailed heads of such iconic super heroes as Batman, Superman, Black Lightning and Wonder Woman. Even if you aren’t attending SDCC fanboys/fangirls can buy one of the 5 companion pin designs only available on fansets.com. Fans are still trying to buy pins/bags from the first year of the collaboration last!

“We are proud to be returning as the provider of the gift pins for the 2018 SDCC with Warner Bros. It’s a great compliment to the quality and collectability of our pins that we were asked to be involved again for the second year in a row. Warner is a great partner to work with and we are proud of our association with them.”  Lew Halboth, Partner, FanSets.

So what bag and pin do you wish you could grab? I kind of want the Black Lightening bag/pin and if I can’t get that than the Young Justice or Teen Titans Go! bags and the pin maybe Superman?

Tom Taylor is bringing The Deep to SDCC and bringing TOYS

Tom Taylor is coming to San Diego Comic-Con and bringing his Graphic Novel and world premier of Toy Line from Simba Toys.

The Deep started out as a graphic novel series that won the Aurealis Award co-created by New York Times Bestselling comic author and screenwriter Tom Taylor (All-New Wolverine, Earth 2, Superior Iron Man, Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight, Injustice: Gods Among Us, Star Wars: Blood Ties) and co-created by artist James Brouwer (Justice League Beyond).

The Deep has gone from graphic novel, to animated series and now 4-D theatrical experience ‘The Deep: Mystery of the Ancient Amulet’, and fans in the U.K. and Germany recently enjoyed interactive entertainment experiences of The Deep at over 20 SEA LIFE aquariums, produced in collaboration with Merlin Entertainments Group. It’s also spawned a music soundtrack from seasons one and two from Air-Edel Records!

The series is about the diverse Nekton family—a brilliant team of underwater explorers. With state-of-the-art technology and an unquenchable thirst for discovery, the Nektons explore the mysterious depths of the ocean, where most of our world lies unexplored and unexplained. Mr. Taylor will be at the BOOM! Studios booth #2229 to sign copies of his original graphic novels and the new toy line from Simba Toys Thursday to Sunday at SDCC. Simba Toys is the master toy partner with figures, playsets and role-play toys that will debut in  Germany, Austria, Switzerland, UK, and Nordic countries in Fall 2018. In Germany they will also include outdoor, die-cast and radio-controlled vehicles and wheeled toys in 2019. Graphic novels and Simba toys are available for purchase at the Booth for him to sign.

The Deep has won numerous awards including the 50th Annual AWGIE Awards in Australia for Children’s Television (5-14 years old), the 2017 Kidscreen Award for Best New Series (Kids Category) and the Golden Sparrow Award at the 2017 German Children’s Media Festival. You can enjoy Seasons one and two of The Deep on broadcasters and streaming services in more than 130 markets where it has reached kids who have fallen in love with the series and graphic novels. You can find the series streaming on the Universal Kids network in the U.S. at 7pm, Netflix (U.S.), ABC ME (Australia), CBBC (UK), Family CHRGD (Canada), YLE (Finland) and Biggs (Portugal). You can find the series broadcast on board for season two include Super RTL (Germany), Nickelodeon (Greece), NRK Super (Norway), POP (Italy), RTBF’s OUFtivi (Belgium), MBC3 (Middle East), Minimax (CEE), KidZone TV (Baltics), Hop! (Israel), SVT (Sweden), TSR (Switzerland), SRC (French Canada), and Zap (Angola and Mozambique).

 

WHAT: Tom Taylor Celebrates the Hit CG Animated Underwater Adventure Series The Deep at Comic-Con – Graphic Novel Signing – World Premiere of Toy Line from Simba Toys

WHEN: Thu 7/19: 4-5 pm, Fri 7/20: 5-6 pm, Sat 7/21: 11-12 pm, Sun 7/22: 4-5 pm

WHERE: BOOM! Studios Booth #2229

 

About The Deep

The Deep is a co-production between Australia-based A Stark Production (scripts, design and music) and Canada-based DHX Media (animation, voices and post-production), with distribution also handled by DHX Media. Technicolor, underlying rights holder to The Deep, has oversight of the brand’s licensing extensions, with CPLG, a DHX Media company and one of the world’s leading licensing agencies, serving as the multi-territory licensing agent for the brand, including North America, EMEA (excluding Germany) and Latin America.

The Deep was originally optioned from Nekton Productions.  The Deep graphic novels are published by Wolfgang Bylsma and Skye Ogden’s Gestalt Comics., on behalf of Nekton Productions.  Robert Chandler serving as an Executive Producer on the television series.

 

About BOOM! Studios

BOOM! Studios was founded by Ross Richie in 2005 with the singular focus of creating world-class comic book and graphic novel storytelling for all audiences. Through the development of four distinct imprints—BOOM! Studios, BOOM! Box, KaBOOM!, and Archaia—BOOM! has produced award-winning original work, including Lumberjanes, The Woods, Giant Days, Klaus, and Mouse Guard, while also breaking new ground with established licenses such as WWE, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Cartoon Network, and The Jim Henson Company properties. BOOM! will also bring their original series to life through unique first-look relationships with 20th Century Fox for film and with 20th Television for the small screen. Please visit www.boom-studios.com for more information.

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