Clip: Celebrate World Septopus Day with Hank!

On October 8, cephalopod supporters across the globe will celebrate World Octopus Day, in recognition of the amazing eight-armed creatures that live in Earth’s oceans. And today, ... Continue Reading →

Six New Animated Kids’ Series Coming to Netflix

Netflix has announced the addition of six new, original animated series to its upcoming program slate. Set to debut in 2017/2018, the offerings include magic, mystery and adventure-driven ... Continue Reading →

Blondes Have More Fun in Disney Channel ‘Tangled’ Teaser

Disney Channel has unveiled the first teaser trailer for the upcoming 2D animated adventure Tangled: The Series, premiering on air in 2017. The spot launched online Friday morning, ... Continue Reading →
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World Animation & VFX Summit Reveals Master Classes

Animation Magazine is pleased to announce that this year’s World Animation and VFX Summit will feature three Master Classes lead by top industry experts, taking place Wednesday, November ... Continue Reading →

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Loot Crate and Sanrio Unveil “Sanrio Small Gift Crate” Subscription at New York Comic-Con Fans of Hello Kitty, Chococat, Gudetama and the rest of the gang can join up for “small ... Continue Reading →

Marv Newland Curates Toon Showcase for VIFF

Canadian animation legend Marv Newland (Postalolio, Bambi Meets Godzilla) has been charged with curating Vancouver International Film Festival’s second annual “Kooks and Legends” ... Continue Reading →

Baobab Teases VR Short ‘Asteroids!’

Baobab Studios is at work on Asteroids!, a follow-up to its award-winning animated virtual reality short Invasion! The new project follows aliens Mac and Cheez into an asteroid field, ... Continue Reading →

Kate Lambert Upped to SVP Animation at FX

As part of its push to expand its original animation development, FX cable network has promoted Kate Lambert to Senior Vice President – Development and Animation. Lambert’s ... Continue Reading →

‘Nudinits’ Makes Animation Selection List for LA Femme

British animation company Woolly Vision will present its online short sensation Nudinits – Tickled Pink as part of the Animated Film Official Selection at this year’s LA Femme ... Continue Reading →

‘Power of Mattel’ Art Show Celebrates ‘80s Nostalgia in LA

If you are a fan of classic toy and toon properties (like, who isn’t?) and you happen to be in the Los Angeles area, be sure to get down to Gallery 1988 (West) between now and October ... Continue Reading →