Review of “Aquaman: King of Atlantis”

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“Aquaman: King of Atlantis ” Review by Suzanne 4/20/22

This is a good miniseries for kids. As someone who grew up reading comics, I didn’t enjoy it. It’s too silly. It’s a kids’ cartoon. Also, I’m not a huge fan of this style of animation.¬† It’s definitely a good series for kids or teens. The voice actors do a good job, and the animation has a lot of wonderful detail. We’ve never really seen this much of the world of Atlantis before. We only saw a little bit of it in the “Aquaman” movie.

I wish they would do more of the Aquaman animated movies, like “Justice League: Throne of Atlantis.” That was a good one.¬† They need to give Aquaman his own animated movie, though. I know that many people like to make fun of the character, but growing up, I never had any problem with him or thought that he was comical. Jokes aside, he can do a lot more than “talk to fish!” He has that trident (just as powerful as Thor’s hammer, if you ask me), and he’s very strong, fast and smart – almost as much as Superman. He can breathe in multiple environments and has super hearing as well as SONAR abilities. He’s certainly not the boob portrayed in this cartoon.

The DVD does not come with any extras or features, unfortunately. I’m sure the kids won’t care. They’ll probably watch it on HBOMAX if their parents can afford it. Otherwise, the DVD is a great alternative.

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BURBANK, CA (March 24, 2022) ‚Äď Monstrous creatures, devious foes and incredible underwater adventures populate¬†Aquaman: King of Atlantis, an action-packed mini-series now coming to Digital and DVD¬†(USA $14.99 SRP; Canada $19.99 SRP)¬†as a feature-length animated film¬†on April 26, 2022 courtesy of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment.

Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, the mini-series premiered on HBO Max on October 14 to rave reviews from both critics and fans alike. James Wan (Aquaman) served as executive producer through his Atomic Monster production company on this playful reimagining of the iconic DC Super Hero and tells an original tale about Aquaman’s first adventures as King of Atlantis.

Aquaman: King of Atlantis¬†begins with Aquaman starting his first day on the job as king of Atlantis ‚Äď and he‚Äôs got a lot of catching up to do. Luckily, he has his two royal advisors to back him up: the scholar Vulko, and Mera, the water controlling warrior princess. Between dealing with unscrupulous surface dwellers, elder evils from beyond time and his own half-brother who wants to overthrow him, Aquaman must rise to the challenge and prove to his subjects ‚Äď and to himself ‚Äď that he‚Äôs the true heir to the throne, and holder of the trident!

Cooper Andrews (The Walking Dead, Shazam!) leads the cast of Aquaman: King of Atlantis as the title character, and he’s joined by Gillian Jacobs (Community, Invincible, Injustice) as Mera, Thomas Lennon (Supergirl, Reno 911!) as Vulko, Dana Snyder (Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Justice League Action) as Ocean Master, Andrew Morgado (Supergirl, Archer) as Mortikov, Kevin Michael Richardson (The Simpsons, American Dad!) as the Royal Announcer, Flula Borg (The Suicide Squad, Pitch Perfect 2) as Mantis, and Kimberly Brooks (DC Super Hero Girls, Batwheels) as Hammer. Also providing voices is Chris Jai Alex, Trevor Devall, Armen Taylor, Kaitlyn Robrock, Regi Davis, Ludi Lin, Robbie Daymond, Erica Lindbeck, Laila Berzins and Erica Ash.

Victor Courtright (ThunderCats Roar!) and Marly Halpern-Graser (Batman vs. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) served as showrunners and co-executive producers. Courtright and Marly Halpern-Graser conceived the story for the mini-series/film, and Halpern-Graser, Bryan Condon (Right Now Kapow) and Laura Sreebny (She-Ra and the Princesses of Power) co-wrote the teleplay. The mini-series was executive produced by James Wan (Aquaman), Atomic Monster’s Michael Clear (Annabelle Comes Home), Rob Hackett (Swamp Thing), and Sam Register (Teen Titans Go!). Keith Pakiz (ThunderCats Roar) served as director on all three episodes of the mini-series.


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About Warner Bros. Animation

Warner Bros. Animation (WBA) is one of the leading producers of animation in the entertainment industry, producing and developing projects for multiple platforms, both domestically and internationally. WBA‚Äôs current series include¬†Animaniacs¬†for Hulu,¬†Green Eggs and Ham¬†and¬†Wings of Fire¬†for Netflix,¬†Aquaman: King of Atlantis, Batman: Caped Crusader, Batwheels, Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai,¬†Harley Quinn,¬†Jellystone!, Little Ellen, Looney Tunes Cartoons, My Adventures with Superman, Tiny Toons Looniversity, Tom and Jerry in New York, Velma¬†and¬†Young Justice¬†for HBO Max,¬†DC Super Hero Girls, Teen Titans Go!, ThunderCats Roar¬†for Cartoon Network,¬†¬†Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz, Scooby-Doo! and Guess Who?, The Tom and Jerry Show¬†and¬†Yabba-Dabba Dinosaurs!¬†for Boomerang. WBA is also in production on a series of animated longform movie specials for¬†ACME¬†Night, WarnerMedia Kids & Family‚Äôs family programming block on Cartoon Network and HBO Max. Programs include¬†Did I Do that to the Holidays? A Steve Urkel Story, Merry Little¬†Batman and an Untitled¬†Looney Tunes Cartoons¬†movie.¬† The studio is currently in production with New Line Cinema on the upcoming original anime feature film,¬†The Lord of the Rings: The War of the Rohirrim.¬† WBA‚Äôs full-length theatrical film,¬†Teen Titans GO! to the Movies, was released in summer 2018. As home to the iconic animated characters from the DC, Hanna-Barbera, MGM and Looney Tunes libraries, WBA also produces highly successful animated films ‚ÄĒ including the DC Universe Movies ‚ÄĒ for DVD, Blu-ray¬ģ¬†and digital media. One of the most-honored animation studios in history, WBA has won six Academy Awards¬ģ, 40 Emmy¬ģ Awards, the George Foster Peabody Award, a BAFTA Children‚Äôs Award, an Environmental Media Award, a Parents‚Äô Choice Award, the HUMANITAS Prize, two Prism Awards and 21 Annie Awards (honoring excellence in animation).

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