Looking for art? Check no further.

Adi Shankar Castlevania miniseries, Nintendo coming back to movies and Rovio cuts workforce by a third

castlevania nintendo rovio logos over the duck hunt background for episode 96 of the rubber onion animation podcast
We’re talking all Video Game related stories this week but start with a question: is “Animations” a word? Nintendo said they want more control over their movie properties, fan-film producer Adi Shankar (Judge Dredd: Superfiend, Power/Rangers) and Fred Seibert (Frederator) want to make a dark Castlevania animated mini-series, and Rovio cuts a third of their work force. This week we also play a game where Stephen reads out all the video game movies that have been made thus far and Rob and Pat try to guess what their Rotten Tomatoes rating is… I know this is cliche, but the answers may surprise you! The audience question this week is a great one about what animated series we would cancel in order to revive another.

blank blank blank

 

Annotations:

(1:05:47)   AUDIENCE QUESTION: “You are given the power to cancel any animated series to revive another – which do you pick?” ~Samuel R. Albro
(1:19:01)   RAPID FIRE!!!!!!!!!

 
Original video for The Cardigans’ “Lovefool” music video (referenced at 6:32)

 
Viral image of NY animator Pilar (referenced at 11:12)
blank
 
Uwe Boll angry rant video (referenced at 34:17)

 
Jeremy Polgar Demo Reel 2015 (from Andrew Kaiko’s shoutout in the Rapid Fire segment at 1:26:05)

 
SUPER TURBO ATOMIC NINJA RABBIT mock VHS opening credits (referenced in the Rapid Fire segment at 1:34:14)

 
Check out more of your hosts:
Stephen Brooks (@RubberOnion)
Rob Yulfo (@RobYulfo)
Pat Ryan (@TheBadPatRyan)

ICON-itunes-50x50And please Rate/Review us on iTunes
ICON-stitcher-50x50… and Rate/Review us on Stitcher while you’re at it! (=

Related Posts

Basquiat Bidding Auction Bungle

LONDON, Thursday February 14, 2013 "Can you hear me now? . . . Good."  Deceased street art legend turned fine art 80s phenom aka "The...

Art Captionator: Vader Condoms

NEW YORK - Tuesday, February 19, 2013 "I Will Not Be Your Father" - 20 Ad Lines For This Piece of Pop Art Sometimes pop culture...

Do You Prefer Your Cocktails Shaken Or Hand Sculpted?

Tokyo Japan, Tuesday February 19, 2013 After this video of Japanese drinking establishment Bar High Five master mixologist Hidetsugo Ueno hand sculpting a small block...

Art Sometimes Imitates Life, This Time Art Imitates Height

Berlin, Germany - 1997 Personal absurdities (1997)  is conceptual art piece created by Inges Idee, a German art collective formed in 1992 consisting of artists...