Nathan Greno

‘Tangled’ Helmer Nathan Greno Joins Skydance Animation, Directing ‘Powerless’

Skydance Media announced Thursday that Nathan Greno is joining the company’s rapidly expanding animation studio under a multi-year deal. The director of Disney’s Tangled has been ... Continue Reading →
Super Slackers

Stoner Streamer 420TV Launches with Toons on Deck

On Thursday at 4:20 p.m. PT (appropriately), the world gets its first dose of 420TV — a new VOD channel dedicated to all things cannabis. Reflecting the evolving cultural attitudes ... Continue Reading →

Tiny Hero Preps for Big Debut in ‘Moss’ VR Release Next Week

Gamers who enjoy visually rich fantasy adventures in immersive worlds will be excited to hear that Polyarc’s buzzworthy title Moss will officially be released next Tuesday, February ... Continue Reading →

Squeeze, WowWee Plan ‘Fingerlings’ Toy Toon

Quebec-based animation company Squeeze (Cracked) has been chosen by innovative toy company WowWee to bring its adorable animatronic collectibles the Fingerlings to life with a new short-form ... Continue Reading →
Muppet Babies

‘Muppet Babies’ Get March 23 Premiere, Grown-Ups Get Reboot

Exciting news for fans of Kermit, Piggy and co., as Disney has set a premiere date for the new CG-animated Muppet Babies, and announced another reboot for the classic foam-and-fur Muppets ... Continue Reading →

‘Ferdinand,’ ‘Jumanji,’ ‘Last Jedi’ Win at 1st PETA “Oscats” for CG Animals

A new industry recognition with a message has entered the annual awards season, as PETA’s Animals in Film and Television Division has announced the winners of its first-ever Oscats ... Continue Reading →
Katie Eary for The Powerpuff Girls

Titanic NY Toy Fair & Licensing Round-Up!

Read on for animated highlights from the world of licensing & merchandising, fashion, fun and collectibles from New York Toy Fair 2018 and beyond. JAKKS Pacific Reveals 2018 Lineup Nickelodeon: Shimmer ... Continue Reading →
Stipan Tadić

Stipan Tadić Named Signature Artist of Animafest 2018

The World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb has revealed this year’s fantastically colorful, gorgeously unnerving official poster illustrated by Stipan Tadić, who ... Continue Reading →
Sonic the Hedgehog

Paramount’s ‘Sonic’ Speeds to 2019 Release

After a slowdown at Sony, the Sonic the Hedgehog live-action/CG hybrid feature has been slated by Paramount Pictures for a November 15, 2019 release. The project is based on the immensely ... Continue Reading →
ACCA: 13-Territory Inspection Dept.

Twitch Carries Anime Marathon Ahead Crunchyroll Awards Stream

The 2018 Crunchyroll Anime Awards are rapidly approaching, and the organizers have announced that Twitch will be carrying the livestream on February 24, from Hollywood’s Montalban ... Continue Reading →