Episode #68 – Why Didn’t This Get Made?! – Animation Edition

For every one of the numerous animated classics that have been released over the years, there are countless animated ideas that never come into fruition. It’s amazing to think of how many would-be-classics might have happened if development had continued on so many projects. In a follow up to last week’s How Did This Get Made?! – Animation Edition, the panel is discussing some fascinating animated projects that never quite came to be.


Zack Slater
Frank Melman (on Twitter)
Tommy Smithereens (on Twitter)
Clifton (on Twitter)

Produced by Zack Slater

Produced/Edited by Clifton (on Twitter)

Engineered by Mike BlueLion209

Music: Arpy – Dan Henig  
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Episode Notes for Why Didn’t This Get Made?!

Disney’s Haunted Mansion by Shannon Tindle


Gotham High by Celeste Green and Jeffrey Thomas

Superman Family by Vinton Heuck & Sean “Cheeks” Galloway

Mixed Nutz by Tom Ruegger


Street Fighter: Warriors Dawn by Joaquim Dos Santos

Nightwing by Ki Hyun Ryu

Chicken Little – a Disney Wartime Short from 1943

Genndy Tartakovsky’s Superman for DC Nation

Background art by Scott Wills

Goonies from Tony Cervone, Spike Brandt, art by Stephen Silver

Opening for Duck Dodgers in the 24th ½ Century  Performed by Tom Jones and The Flamming Lips

Batman: No Man’s Land (First Attempt)

Batman: No Man’s Land (Second Attempt)

Buffy: The Animated Series

Saban Captain America 

X-Men Pilot “Pryde of the X-Men”

Character Model Sheets for “Pryde of the X-Men” 

Stills from X-Men Arcade Game

Amethyst: Princess of Gemworld – Level 1: Your Quest Begins from DC Nation by Brianne Drouhard

Amethyst: Princess of Gemworld by Brianne Drouhard – (All Shorts)

Harpy Gee animated Short by Brianne Drouhard for Nickelodeon 

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