Monday, July 28, 2008

A Tribute to Tiny Toon Adventures

In honor of the first official DVD release of Tiny Toon Adventures tomorrow, here's an article that shows a look at that seminal show and some other stuff that may reveal things about the making of Tiny Toons that may not have known before.





And here's another article from that same issue of Comics Scene that concerns director Rich Arons:



Tiny Toons (and Animaniacs) Links:

Article on director Kent Butterworth: http://johnpannozzi.blogspot.com/2008/07/all-about-kent-butterworth.html

An article introducing Tiny Toons: http://jedaniels-adventures.blogspot.com/2006/05/what-should-be-released-on-dvd.html

Interviews with Tiny Toon directors: http://jedaniels-adventures.blogspot.com/2006/05/tiny-toon-directors.html

Entertainment Weekly article on Tiny Toons: http://www.ew.com/ew/article/0,,318258,00.html

Part one of an interview with senior producer Tom Ruegger: http://www.platypuscomix.net/people/ruegger2.html

Part two of an interview with senior producer Tom Ruegger: http://www.platypuscomix.net/people/ruegger2.html

Interview with director and animator Jon McClenahan: http://www.platypuscomix.net/people/mcclenahan1.html

Another interview with Johnny Mack: http://wba.toonzone.net/mcclenahan/

Yet ANOTHER interview: http://news.toonzone.net/article.php?ID=9642

Still another interview with Johnny Mack: http://www.retrojunk.com/details_articles/871/

An article on Tiny Toons, Animaniacs, Pinky and the Brain and Freakazoid:
http://www.retrojunk.com/details_articles/1120/

An article on Animaniacs: http://www.retrojunk.com/details_articles/539/

An article on the development of Animaniacs: http://members.cruzio.com/~keeper/anibeg.html
A write-up of the Tiny Toons/Freakazoid panel at Comic-con 2008: http://news.toonzone.net/article.php?ID=25275

Tiny Toons Sheet Music: http://johnpannozzi.blogspot.com/2008/03/tiny-toon-adventures-theme-song-piano.html


Enjoy!

All About Kent Butterworth

Here's an article on animation director Kent Butterworth.




Since this article was published, Kent has directed all 65 episodes of Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog, and recently an independent animated feature film called "Attila the Ham and the Great Blue Bean". Visit Kent at his blog and his MySpace Page.