Hey Arnold

SDCC: Peek at ‘Hey Arnold’ Movie, ‘TMNT/Usagi Yojimbo,’ ‘Young Justice: Outsiders,’ ‘Inhumans’ & Beyond!

See previous announcements from San Diego Comic-Con here! Nickelodeon Gives Fans an Exclusive First Look at ‘Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie’ At Friday’s panel — featuring ... Continue Reading →
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‘The Loud House’ Panel Set for WAC 2017

Things are getting into gear for The World Animation Celebration 2017, with the WAC animated short film festival judges just announced and the exciting reveal that key creatives are ... Continue Reading →
Galaga

The Nuttery Launching ‘Galaga’ into Animation Universe

Through an exclusive option agreement with BANDAI NAMCO, the classic game Galaga will finally get an origin story with a new animated series from Swedish and Los Angeles-based producer ... Continue Reading →
Holland Animation Film Festival

Call for Entries: Holland Animation Film Festival 2018

Submissions are open for the 21st Holland Animation Film Festival — HAFF 2018. Taking place March 21-25 in Utrecht, The Netherlands, the fest is a unique and energetic international ... Continue Reading →
Japan Media Arts Residency

Applications Open for Japan Media Arts Residency

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Residency Program for Overseas Media Arts Creators in Tokyo. Part of the Project to Support Nurturing of Media Arts Creators organized ... Continue Reading →
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Deluxe’s Metho & Iloura Build an Urban Web for ‘Spider-Man’

To create a digital playground for all the web-slinging action in Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures’ recently released Spider-Man: Homecoming (starring Tom Holland as a scrappy young ... Continue Reading →
BabyRiki

‘BabyRiki’ Hits 25 Million Views in First Week in China

FUN Union’s preschool series BabyRiki is winning over digital viewers in China, where it hit the 25 million views mark just seven days after its platform release on top national outlets ... Continue Reading →
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Big Bad Boo Greenlights Season 2 of ‘Lili & Lola’

Big Bad Boo Studios has committed to a second 5 x 7-min. season of its animated preschool series Lili & Lola, which will be delivered to multiple platforms including Big Bad Boo’s ... Continue Reading →
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2017 World Animation Celebration Judges Announced

The official judges panel for The World Animation Celebration 2017 international short film animation festival have been announced, with pros from across the animation and visual effects ... Continue Reading →
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Pre-SIGGRAPH Highlights & Tech News

‘Fortnite’ Trailer Rewrites Traditional CG Workflows Epic Games has released a 3-minute launch cinematic trailer for its toon-styled multiplayer survival game, featuring a detailed ... Continue Reading →
Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling

SDCC: First ‘Rocko’ Footage, ‘Archer’ Meets Eggsy, ‘Voltron’ S3 Trailer & More

Nickelodeon Unveils First Footage of ‘Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling’ Fans were treated to a sneak peek at the return of the wallaby at a panel with original series’ voice ... Continue Reading →
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Skydance & Ilion Tap Directors Vicky Jenson, Alessandro Carloni for Features

The recently launched animation division of Skydance Media, formed in partnership with Madrid’s Ilion Animation, has brought on a couple of DreamWorks Animation alums for its first ... Continue Reading →
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

DHX Serves Up ‘Meatballs’ with 30-Title Buffet to Virgin TV

DHX Media announced a distribution deal with the UK’s Virgin TV for SVOD rights in the UK and Ireland, plus linear rights for its TV3 Ireland network, adding up to 615 half-hours ... Continue Reading →
Power Battle Watch Car

‘Power Battle Watch Car’ Goes Back to School in Russia

School and office supplies manufacturer BG has inked a licensing agreement with CLS Media for a new line of stationery and kids’ creativity goods in Russia, based on the animation ... Continue Reading →
Bluey

ABC KIDS, BBC Form Pack with Ludo for ‘Bluey’

Emmy-winning Australian creative house Ludo Studio has kicked off production on Bluey, a new animated preschool series created by Joe Brumm (Charlie and Lola). The 52 x 7 min. series ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Toon Tribute to Adam West, New ‘Pony’ Poster, Encore VFX & More

VIDEO: In Loving Memory of Adam West – ‘Family Guy’ Season 15 Following the screen legend’s passing last month, EP Steve Callaghan stated that the show would be keeping ... Continue Reading →
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Comic-Con: eigoMANGA Brings Comics to the Next Dimension with VR

At this week’s Comic-Con in San Diego, eigoMANGA will be showcasing a way to juice up comic-book publishing with its new mobile virtual reality app, ComX VR, at booth #4531 from July ... Continue Reading →
Mia and Me

M4e Boosts YouTube Collaboration

Munich-based m4e AG is expanding its years-long cooperation with YouTube, which has brought more than 5,000 videos from m4e’s library to the platform which have generated over 500 ... Continue Reading →
Oggy & the Cockroaches

Xilam’s ‘Oggy & the Cockroaches’ Fuels Up in GAS Region

Award-winning French animation company Xilam has licensed the third, fourth and fifth seasons of its hit comedy series Oggy & the Cockroaches to Disney Channel for Germany, Austria ... Continue Reading →
Insectibles

One Animation’s ‘Insectibles’ Going Strong in Germany

Insectibles is shaping up to be the next big thing from CG studio One Animation (Oddbods), with the 3D HD animated series scoring top kids’ TV ratings in Germany. The show is a co-production ... Continue Reading →