|Issue #||Month||Ad Art Date||Street Date||Features||Bonus Distribution|
|236||January||11/22/2013||12/6/2013||Oscar contenders; key animation/vfx companies and character anniversaries for 2014; Best of 2013. Music for Animation. The Wind Rises; Walking with Dinosaurs. Approved for Adoption.||• Calendar Issue;
• Awards season mailing list
|237||February||12/20/2013||1/7/2014||VFX Oscar contenders; 10 things to look forward to in
2014; Annual School Guide listings and related articles about animation/vfx schools. Annie Awards; The Nut Job. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. El Americano.
|• School Guide issue
• Awards season mailing list
|238||March||1/24/2014||2/7/2014||Animated Short contenders; VES Awards; Cartoon
Movie’s top European movies; final thoughts on the Oscar nominees. The LEGO Movie.
|• Award season mailing
• VES Awards – Feb 12
• Cartoon Movie – Mar 5-7
|239||April/May||3/17/2014||3/28/2014||Top 12 animated shows at MIPTV; The new U.K. TV animation landscape; new innovations unveiled at NAB; Best new animated apps of the season. Mr. Peabody and Sherman. Rio 2.||• NAB – Apr 5-10
• MipTV – Apr 7-10
• Cartoons On the Bay – April 10-12
|240||June||5/19/2014||5/30/2014||Summer Movie Preview Issue; Highlights of the Annecy
Festival; Licensing Expo overview; New summer TV season offerings. How to Train Your Dragon 2.
|• Annecy – Jun 9-14
• E3 – Jun 10-12
• Licensing Expo – Jun 17-19
|241||July||6/30/2014||7/11/2014||Superhero Redux; The Future of comics; Comic-Con
Must-See list; Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Planes: Fire & Rescue. Voice-over Special Focus
|• Comic-con – Jul 24-27|
|7/21/2014||8/1/2014||SIGGRAPH Sensations; profile of Award-winning shorts; Guardians of the Galaxy. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Animation in the workplace (legal, architectural, medical applications, etc.); Canadian Studio Boom.||• Siggraph – Aug 10-14|
|243||October||8/29/2014||9/12/2014||Behind the scenes of LAIKA’s The Boxtrolls. Greatest hits of Cartoon Forum and MIP Junior market; Ottawa Festival. Rising Stars of Animation & VFX.||• Cartoon Forum – Sep 23-26
• Ottawa Festival
• MipJunior – Oct 11-12
|244||November||9/12/2014||9/25/2014||New animation technology spotlight; MIPCOM newsmakers;
Brand Licensing topliners; Mexico studio spotlight. Reel FX’s Book of Life. Cartoon Saloon’s Song of the Sea. Preview of Animag’s Animation/VFX Summit.
• Brand Licensing – Oct 7-9
• Mipcom – Oct 13-16
• CTN – Nov 21-23
|10/17/2014||10/30/2014||Oscar season preview issue; top contenders of 2014,
features and shorts; Quotes from the directors/producers; Animated crossword; Disney’s Big Hero 6, DreamWorks’ Home.
|• The World Animation & VFX
Summit – Nov 2-5
• AFM – Nov 5-12
• Award Season mailing
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