Toons Emerge as Strong Contenders in Daytime Emmy Race

The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced today its nominees for the 32nd annual Daytime Emmy Awards, and the categories for children’s programming are chock-full ... Continue Reading →

Game Trust, Shockwave Issue Interactive Challenge

Feel the satisfaction of developing an awesome game, score a licensing agreement for said form of electronic entertainment and win a tricked out Vespa? It may sound too good to be true, ... Continue Reading →

Mattel to License Hi Hi Puffy Ami Yumi

Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Cartoon Network have announced that Mattel will be the master toy manufacturer for the Cartoon Network’s newest animated rockers, Hi Hi Puffy ... Continue Reading →

The Price is Right for Animazoo’s Mocap Solution

Brighton-based Animazoo has announced a turn-key solution for motion capture taught and created in academic settings. The company is offering a $30,000 package including Gypsy4, a full ... Continue Reading →

Nancy Fowler Moving On Up at DIC

DIC Ent. has promoted Nancy Fowler (formerly Bassett) to the newly created position of president, worldwide consumer products. Fowler joined DIC’s ranks in 2002 and most recently ... Continue Reading →

Harmony Gold Serves up Robot Hunter

Harmony Gold will be offering the animated feature Casshan: Robot Hunter based on the original Japanese TV series this year at NATPE. This new project comes on the heels of the highly ... Continue Reading →

Agogo Hong Kong Makes NATPE Debut

Steven Ching, CEO of Agogo Hong Kong, announced that the company will be exhibiting its new animated properties for distribution and pre-sale in booth #1640 at NATPE for the first ... Continue Reading →

Tigar Hare Gets Shorties

Tigar Hare Studios, a 3D animation, visual effects and graphic design house, created a 30-second, 3D animated spot using high dynamic range imaging (HDR) for Mattel’s latest small ... Continue Reading →

Zoic Puts MasterCard Spin on Game of Life

Zoic studios recently collaborated with Smuggler’s directing team, StyleWar, and advertising agency McCann Erickson to produce "Career Path," a 30-second spot announcing ... Continue Reading →

Jan Nagel Tapped to Represent Agogo in U.S.

Steven Ching, CEO of Agogo Hong Kong, announced the selection of Jan Nagel, marketing consultant and president of Women In Animation International, to represent Agogo and its Animation ... Continue Reading →