Moomin

‘Moomin’ Series Crowdfund Campain Exceeds $250K

The Indiegogo campaign to crowdfund the ambitious visual development of Gutsy Animations’ new Moomin series has inspired fans from across the globe to help raise $253,320. The campaign’s ... Continue Reading →
Spirited Away

Tix and Series Passes for Studio Ghibli Fest on Sale Now

We know you’ve been counting down the days ever since GKIDS and Fathom Events announced their Studio Ghibli Fest 2017 theatrical engagement series, which kicks off across the US this ... Continue Reading →
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Gallery Nucleus Opens Line Weight V and BFF Shows April 29 Head to Alhambra, CA for the opening of the latest Line Weight drawing collection curated by Natalie Hall (artist include ... Continue Reading →
One-Punch Man

VIZ Marks ‘One-Punch Man’ Release with LA Scavenger Hunt

The anime sensation about an unlikely superhero’s adventures, One-Punch Man, has made its home entertainment debut through VIZ Media. All 12 episodes of the Madhouse-produced series ... Continue Reading →
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Framestore Opens 3rd US Shop in Chicago

Oscar-winning VFX and animation company Framestore is opening the doors of a new office in Chicago’s West Loop on May 1. The outfit will be run by current Framestore employees David ... Continue Reading →
The Loud House

Papercutz Releasing ‘The Loud House’ Title for Free Comic Book Day

Next Saturday, May 6 will be a big day for fans of Nickelodeon’s No. 1 comedy toon The Loud House, as publisher Papercutz offers a sneak peek at the first-ever graphic novel based ... Continue Reading →
Escape from Hat, art by Brian Taylor

Mark Osborne, Adam Kline Join Two New Fox Animation Projects

The Little Prince director Mark Osborne and his Bone adaptation writing partner Adam Kline have signed on two new feature projects in development at Fox Animation, Deadline reports. ... Continue Reading →
Mutafukaz

Ankama’s ‘Mutafukaz’ World Premiere Set for Annecy

Ankama Animation’s new feature-length comic adaptation Mutafukaz will celebrate its World Premiere as part of the 2017 Annecy Festival, where it will screen out of competition ahead ... Continue Reading →
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‘Your Name.’ Plugin Tool PSOFT Pencil+ 4 Released

Japanese software developer P SOFTHOUSE has released the latest version of its non-photorealistic rendering plugin, PSOFT Pencil+4 for 3ds Max. Used in acclaimed feature films such ... Continue Reading →
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Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2017: Interview with the Feature Animation Competition Preliminary Selector, Tomoyuki Saito The industry vet shares views on this year’s competition (read ... Continue Reading →
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Clips & Pics: ‘Justice League Action’ Takes a Field Trip April 29

General Zod is at it again, and Earth’s only hope is a bunch of teen heroes — and one alien kitty cat? — in the all-new episode of Warner Bros. Animation’s Justice League ... Continue Reading →
The Star

First Look at the Stars of ‘The Star’ from Sony Pictures Animation

Sony Pictures Animation has revealed four of the key characters from its upcoming fath-and-family film The Star, and announced that triply Emmy winner Patricia Heaton has joined the ... Continue Reading →
Joanna Priestly

Joanna Priestley to Appear at Stuttgart, British Film Institute

Acclaimed indie animator Joanna Priestley will step away from her Portland, OR home base for a series of international appearances over the first week of May. First, the Stuttgart International ... Continue Reading →
Ben 10

‘Ben 10’ Universe Expands in Australia & New Zealand

Cartoon Network’s biggest franchise Ben 10 is bringing intergalactic adventure to multiple platforms and into more Australian and New Zealand homes this month through new free-to-air ... Continue Reading →
Droners

Cyber Group, Supamonks & Chouette Make ‘Droners’ Soar on TF1

Droners, a new animated series themed to current tech trends is getting ready to take off on French broadcaster TF1, which has partnered with compatriot producers Cyber Group Studios ... Continue Reading →
Dusty Film Animation Festival

SVA’s Dusty Awards Presenters Announced

Reeves Lehman, chair of the Film and Animation BFA programs at New York’s School of Visual Arts, and award-winning producer Annie Flocco — director of SVA’s 28th Dusty Film ... Continue Reading →
Steven Universe

Clip: ‘Steven Universe’ Returns for 5-Night Event on May 8

Rebecca Sugar’s critically acclaimed fantasy-adventure Steven Universe is returning to Cartoon Network for a five-night run of new episodes, beginning Monday, May 8 at 7 p.m. ET/PT ... Continue Reading →
Dogs in a Park

Exclusive: Adult-Targeted ‘Dogs in a Park’ Animatic

You’ll never be able to look at man’s best friend the same way again after encountering the foul-mouthed comedic canines of Dogs in a Park — a short-form animated series aimed ... Continue Reading →
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Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner to Play Pumbaa and Timon in ‘Lion King’ Jon Favreau’s live-action revamp of the iconic Disney animated feature also stars Donald Glover as “Simba” ... Continue Reading →
Sunny Bunnies

Media IM Appoints Evolution as NorAm Partner for ‘Sunny Bunnies’

London-based animation & family entertainment distributor Media I.M. has tapped Evolution to exclusively represent the North American licensing, merchandising and promotions rights ... Continue Reading →