Watch: He-Man & Skeletor Dirty Dancing advert

By Alex Wiggan Remember that epic MoneySuperMarket advert that hit TV screens back in March? You know the one; it featured iconic bad guy, Skeletor dancing along to the theme from Fame? Well, IAMAG, the team behind the ‘80s-themed commercial has produced a follow-up – and it’s equally as epic as the first! The new commercial features Skeletor, along with … Continue reading

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Watch: In a Heartbeat animated short

By Alex Wiggan Is the constant downpour of rain getting you down? Well, you’re not alone. However, today the Honcho-SFX blog brings you a video that not only provides you with the perfect reason to ignore the monsoon for five minutes, but also something which should warm your heart. A new animated short has been uploaded to YouTube – and it’s … Continue reading

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The five best episodes of The Batman

By Alex Wiggan Today we’re taking a look back at The Batman – DC/Warner Bros’ animated adventure show, from the mid to late ‘00s. The show – which ran for five seasons between 2004 and 2008 – is perhaps best remembered as ‘the Batman cartoon that wasn’t Batman: The Animated Series’, but actually it is a lot better than you … Continue reading

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Skeletor is so MoneySuperMarket

By Alex Wiggan Skeletor and He-Man have returned to TV screens! Hurrah! Only, it’s not in cartoon form. This time around, the classic ‘80s characters are fronting a new commercial for MoneySuperMarket.com and it is truly epic. Normally, we wouldn’t concern ourselves with a one-minute commercial, but this is quite possibly the best thing ever. The video – which you … Continue reading

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Original Space Jam website is still live – And it is so ‘90s

By Alex Wiggan Remember how websites used to look, back in the ‘90s? You know, before the arrival of superfast broadband, smartphones and decent web designers? Well, if you want to relive the past (and who doesn’t?), you might want to head on over to the official Space Jam website to see what net-based browsing was like more than two … Continue reading

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Madballs return

By Alex Wiggan Ladies and gentlemen, we are truly living in a glorious age – Madballs are back! The ‘80s cult favourite is returning to shelves courtesy of collectible connoisseur, Kidrobot. In a press release, Kidrobot said: “They’re gross, funny, yucky and sick! Madballs and Kidrobot present the Madballs 4” foam figures. Featuring fan favorites Dust Brian, Horn Head, Oculus … Continue reading

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He-Man and She-Ra come to Netflix

By Alex Wiggan This is a public service announcement on behalf of your friendly neighbourhood blog: He-Man and the Masters of the Universe AND She-Ra: Princess of Power are now on Netflix! Yep, both shows! Netflix is streaming the first seasons of both cartoons, which means 65 episodes of each respective series. He-Man episodes include ‘Teela’s Quest’ and ‘Prince Adam … Continue reading

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“Omelette du fromage” – 20 years of mispronouncing cheese omelette

By Alex Wiggan If we uttered the phrase, ‘omelette du fromage’, would you know what we were talking about? Yes? No? Maybe? Well if you answered yes, then you might like to know that today marks the 20th anniversary of ‘The Big Cheese’, our favourite episode from one of our favourite cartoons of the 1990s – Dexter’s Laboratory. On this … Continue reading

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Enchanted sequel to film in 2017

By Alex Wiggan Happy World Smile Day everybody – we’ve got some news that should certainly put a big grin on your face. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Disenchanted – the sequel to hit Disney movie Enchanted (2007) – is to begin filming next year. The film’s original star, Amy Adams is expected to return, with Hairspray (2007) director, Adam … Continue reading

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Remembering The Extreme Ghostbusters

By Alex Wiggan Following the release of the latest Ghostbusters movie, which is pretty damn good by the way, we’ve decided to take a look at another corner of the Ghostbusters universe which is equally as fun – if not a little disturbing. We are of course talking about Extreme Ghostbusters, the in-continuity follow-up to hit cartoon series, The Real … Continue reading

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