ASIFA Now Accepting Winsor McCay Award Recommendations

ASIFA-Hollywood is now accepting recommendations for the 2009 Winsor McCay Award recipient. This honor may be awarded to a maximum of three individuals in recognition of lifetime or ... Continue Reading →

Amberwood’s Rollbots Glides Over to CW4Kids

Amberwood Entertainment’s RollBots will be making its U.S. debut this fall on the new CW4Kids Saturday morning lineup. The CG-animated series, which has been airing in Canada ... Continue Reading →

Osmond and Kristofferson Help Handy Manny

Disney Channel’s popular CG-animated preschool show continues to attract top-notch guest stars to do voice duties. Kris Kristofferson, Donny Osmond and L.A. band Los Lobos are ... Continue Reading →

NASSCOM Releases 2009 Figures for Indian Animation Industry

India’s National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) has released its animation and gaming report for 2008-2009. The report provides a detailed insight on ... Continue Reading →

Tokyo Onlypic Is Critics’ Pick at Korea’s CinDi

Japanese director’s Mashima Riichiro’s 2008 movie Tokyo Onlypic has received the Green Chameleon Award from a jury of international critics at the third edition of Korea’s ... Continue Reading →

Japan’s Toon Business in Slump Says Report

A new doom-and-gloom report from The Media Development Research shows that the animation business in Japan only made $2.24 billion in 2008′that’s a $300 million drop from ... Continue Reading →

Avatar Imax Tickets On Sale

The official release date for James Cameron’s highly hyped Avatar is more than three months away, but the tickets for the movie’s midnight screening on Dec. 18 at roughly ... Continue Reading →

Corus TV and LEGO Launch New BIONICLE Games

Beginning this Monday (Aug. 31), Corus TV and LEGO Canada are launching a new BIONICLE videogame campaign on Under the Glatorian Legends banner, this six-weeks-long program ... Continue Reading →

Family Guy’s New Star Wars Spoof Out on DVD in Dec.

Fox Home Ent. has announced plans to release the upcoming Family Guy Star Wars spoof on Blu-ray and DVD on December 22. Seth MacFarlane’s popular series, which holds the record ... Continue Reading →

TV-Loonland to Distribute WordWorld

Munich and London-based media company TV-Loonland will begin distributing the acclaimed preschool series WordWorld at this year’s MIPCOM market in France in October. The show ... Continue Reading →