Publication Calendar

Issue # Month Ad Art Date Street Date Features Bonus Distribution
263 October 2016 Aug. 22 Sep. 2 Aardman’s 40th anniversary, Disney TVA’s Future-Worm!, Pete’s Dragon, The Long Way North, Cartoon Forum preview, Ottawa preview, MIP Jr. preview, Star Trek Beyond VFX, Suicide Squad VFX, Ghostbusters VFX. • Cartoon Forum 9/13-16
• Ottawa 9/21-25
• MIPJR 10/15-16
264 November Sept. 23 Oct. 4 Nickelodeon Animation at 25, Sound and Voices spotlight, Warner Bros.’ Storks, fall TV preview, World Animation and VFX Summit preview, MIPCOM, Brand Licensing Europe, CTN Animation eXpo preview. • MIPCOM 10/17-10/20
• Brand Licensing 10/11-13
• CTN 11/18-20
265 December Oct. 16 Oct. 27 Annual Oscars preview of animated features and shorts, Disney’s Moana, DreamWorks Animation’s Trolls, World Animation and VFX Summit, AFM, India spotlight, China spotlight, Doctor Strange VFX. • World Animation & VFX Summit 10/31-11/2
• AFM November 11/2-9
* Special Oscar Mailing List
266 January 2017 Nov. 28 Dec. 8 Illumination’s Sing, Oscars VFX spotlight, Annie Awards nominations, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them VFX, 2017 anniversaries, Toon Timeline, World Animation and VFX Summit wrapup. * Special Oscar Mailing List
267 February Dec. 18 Dec. 30 Paramount’s Monster Trucks, Star Wars: Rogue One VFX, Trade Show Calendar, Golden Globes nominees, Oscars VFX Short List, Oscars Animated Short Films Short List, Best Tech of 2016. • 2017 Trade Show Calendar
* Special Oscar Mailing List
268 March Jan. 26 Feb. 8 The LEGO Batman Movie, Oscars Nominations, VES Awards Nominations, Annies Awards preview, International Education and Career Guide, Oscars Sci-Tech Awards, Cartoon Movie preview. • Cartoon Movie 3/8-10
• International Educational &
Career Guide
* Special Oscar Mailing List
269 April Mar. 10 Mar. 22 DreamWorks Animation’s Boss Baby, Sony’s Smurfs: The Lost Village, Wolverine 3 VFX, Kong: Skull Island VFX, The Dark Tower VFX, Oscars winners, Annies Awards Winners, VES Awards Winners, Wonder Con preview, MIP TV preview, Cartoons on the Bay preview, FMX preview, Stuttgart Festival preview • MIPTV 4/3-6
• Cartoons on the Bay April 2017
• FMX 5/2-5
• Stuttgart Festival 5/2-5
Submissions for editorial consideration must be made at least 6 weeks in advance of publication date.
Publication Calendar will be updated for future issues as dates for Trade Shows become available.
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