• December 10th, 2014
It's a vintage AF team up in the latest news edition, Marc Vibbert is joined by Justin Vactor to discuss all the latest animation industry news from November.
Amongst the topics in this episode are reviews for "Big Hero 6", "Penguins of Madagascar", and the new Studio Ghibli Blu-ray releases. The announcement of "Toy Story 4", "The LEGO Movie" sequel writers, "Hullabaloo", and much, much more are also discussed.
• October 31st, 2014
Happy Halloween boys and ghouls!
Prepare for a very eerie episode with Tom Fonss and Marc
Vibbert as they discuss Halloween classics new and old (as well as some
Also discussed: Reviews for Disney's "Maleficent"
& "Planes: Fire and Rescue", "Beware the Batman”, and
"Mr. Peabody and Sherman" on Blu-ray, as well as the "Avengers:
Age of Ultron" teaser trailer, plus so much more!
(Recorded on 10/24/14)
• October 8th, 2014
It's another edition of AF News with Stanford Clark and Marc
Vibbert! On today's show they discuss and review a whole slew of recent
animated TV Blu-ray releases, Stanford's upcoming trip to New York Comic Con,
as well as Laika's "The Boxtrolls" and Disney's "Star Wars
Also Discussed: "Sleeping Beauty" Diamond Edition,
special episodes of "Phineas and Ferb," and new trailers for Pixar's
"Inside Out", Studio Ghibli's "The Tale of The Princess
Kaguya" & Disney's "Big Hero 6." Plus, a whole bunch more...
(Recorded on 10/06/14)
• September 17th, 2014
In this episode the man, the myth, the legend himself, Greg
Weisman, joins Tom Fonss and Marc Vibbert.
Weisman's Shakespearian background, the origins of
"Gargoyles" (and it's twentieth anniversary), hopes for the possible
futures of both "The Spectacular Spider-Man" and "Young
Justice", as well as voice acting on "Star Wars: Rebels" are all
spoken of. Plus so much more...
Also Discussed: "Doctor Who" and
"Transformers - Beast Machines" reviews, Donald Glover as Miles
Morales/Spider-Man, "Daffy Duck's Quackbusters," and a flying Baymax.
(Recorded on 09/12/14)
• August 20th, 2014
Stanford Clark and Tim Costello join Marc Vibbert to pay tribute to the legend that was Robin Williams, as well as discuss all the news that came out of San Diego Comic Con. Also announced is an exclusive "Big Hero 6" promotion from the Animation Fascination team.
Also Discussed: the August Disney Blu-ray releases reviewed, Disney and LAIKA say that 2D hand drawn animation is still very much alive, the next "Toy Story" holiday special, awesome toys from Mondo Tees, new trailers from DreamWorks and Paramount, and so much more ...
(Recorded on 08/13/14)
• July 23rd, 2014
Geronimo! Welcome to the second episode of our special
animated sci-fi month. In this episode Marc Vibbert and Tom Fonss are joined by
veteran Whovians Kevin Kittridge and Bob Mitsch to discuss everyone's favorite
timelord, "Doctor Who!"
So sit back, have a jelly baby, and come along with us as we
explore all of time and space with the Doctor on his animated adventures.
Remember, bow ties are cool.
Also Discussed: Reviews for "Orphan Black" and "Transcendence" on Blu-ray and "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" in theaters, recommendations for the
film "Boyhood", "Monty Python Live", "The Lego Movie",
"Edge of Tomorrow", and some classic "Doctor Who" episodes.
(Recorded on July 20, 2014)
• June 25th, 2014
In this bewilderbeast-sized episode Marc is joined by Tom
Fonss, Jessica Wersky, and the prodigal son himself Matt Quest.
Matt catches us up on what he's been up to for the past six
months as Tom and Jessica assist Marc in our "How to Train Your Dragon
2" roundtable discussion. Special guests Jessie Forer and Jennifer Harlow
hop on to talk about their favorite parts of the film and share some insight
into their work on it as well.
Also Discussed: a whole gaggle of Blu-ray, DVD, and book
reviews about - "Doctor Who", "Transformers", "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", "Ernest
and Celestine", "Alexander", and "The Nutty Professor."
(Recorded on June 15th, 17th, & 22nd, 2014)
• June 11th, 2014
Stanford Clark and Marc Vibbert are joined by returning
guest Otis Frampton as he hops on to discuss his new animated shorts series
"ABCDEFGeek" and the upcoming release of his comic "Oddly
Also Discussed: "Big Hero 6" and "The Book of
Life" trailers, Phoenix Comicon (including a Q and A with John Ratzenberger),
a contest for LAIKA's "The BoxTrolls," and reviews for
"Maleficent", "The Lego Movie", and "An Adventure in
Space and Time."
(Recorded on 06/08/14)
• May 30th, 2014
The mutant brotherhood of Marc Vibbert, Stanford Clark, and
Tom Fonss unite to talk all about the X-Men. They discuss their favorite
animated incarnations of these astonishing mutants on television and film
throughout the years.
So join them as they enroll at Xavier's School for Gifted
Also Discussed: the voice acting documentary "I Know
That Voice", what's next for "Star Wars", the new
"Guardians of the Galaxy" trailer, and the Disney Blu-ray releases in
(Recorded on 05/19/14)
*Note: Sentinels began messing with our audio feed near the
end of the recording; we apologize. *