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Crackle Acquires ‘Robotech’ To Anchor Anime Channel  Crackle, Sony’s free streaming network, has acquired the complete series to Harmony Gold’s popular ’80s anime series ... Continue Reading →
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Alibaba, Flame Node Support Sheep and Wolves China Release

Wizart Animation announced a partnership with Flame Node Entertainment and Alibaba Group to bring to China its new feature Sheep and Wolves. Flame Node Entertainment, which released ... Continue Reading →
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CPC to Run Spain and Portugal rights for Cyber Group’s ‘Zou’

Cyber Group Studios appointed Consumer Product Connection to oversee the Spanish and Portuguese licensing rights for the animated preschool series Zou. The show has reached more than ... Continue Reading →
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Playing to Win

Rainmaker and Blockade hope animation smarts turn the PlayStation game series into a hit movie. Adapting any ... Continue Reading →
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Stripped from Life

Chris Savino’s real-life experiences and his love of comic-strip esthetics infuse Nickelodeon’s new comedy series The Loud House.  Chris Savino grew up in a family of 10 children, ... Continue Reading →
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BREAKING: NBCU Buys DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 Billion

NBCUniversal announced this morning that it has bought DreamWorks Animation and will add it to the Universal Filmed Entertainment Group. According to reports, Chris Meledandri, head ... Continue Reading →
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‘Mr. Pickles’ is Back April 17 For a Deeper Dive on Adult Swim

It’s fair to say Adult Swim’s quarter-hour comedy series Mr. Pickles is like no other animated show on television. Created by executive producers Will Carsola and Dave Stewart, ... Continue Reading →
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Roth, 6PH Conjure ‘Witches’ Promo for ‘Dark Souls 3′

How do you get fans excited for a new installment in one of today’s most popular and acclaimed video game series? Clearly, you get a name filmmaker and a hot animation studio ... Continue Reading →
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A Deeper Reboot

Cartoon Network takes a more modern, character-driven approach in updating The Powerpuff Girls for a new generation. Craig ... Continue Reading →
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‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Is Safe at Home

Star Wars: The Force Awakens arrives on Blu-ray-DVD-Digital HD combo pack this week, allowing millions of the world’s Star Wars fans the chance to begin dedicating its every detail ... Continue Reading →