Nintendo Snags Airbender Game Exclusive

A new interactive game based on the forthcoming live-action version of the animated Nickelodeon series The Last Airbender is coming exclusively to Nintendo platforms. The game, developed ... Continue Reading →

Adventure Time Debut Tops Ratings

The premiere episode Cartoon Network’s new series Adventure Time was the top-rated show among children and boys in its time slot, prompting the network to announce it has ordered ... Continue Reading →

Cirkus Presents ABCs of Animation, Signs Marketing Deal

New Zealand-based animation studio Cirkus ‘ creators of the hit online video ABCs of Animation ‘ has signed a long-term PR and marketing deal with Mojo Working. Cirkus, ... Continue Reading →

Michael Taylor Joins Rising Sun as CEO

Michael Taylor, a former exec with Ascent Media and Digital Domain, has joined the Australian visual-effects studio Rising Sun Pictures as its new CEO, Variety reports. The hire is ... Continue Reading →

CN Promotes Wigzell, Weidenfield

Cartoon Network has promoted two of its original executives, according to Cynopsis. Tramm Wigzell has been promoted to to VP of action-adventure for animation and live-action, while ... Continue Reading →

Have Breakfast With The Simpsons Crew April 23

You may not be able to share a box of donuts with Homer Simpson himself, but Animation Magazine is offering up the next best thing ‘ breakfast with Al Jean and the crew behind ... Continue Reading →

Paprikaas Animates Nick’s Kung Fu Panda Series

Paprikaas, the India-based animation studio owned by Technicolor, has been awarded the production duties on Nickelodeon’s upcoming animated series based on the DreamWorks feature ... Continue Reading →

Mr. Magoo Returns in New DVD Feature

The eyesight-challenged Mr. Magoo is back in Kung Fu Magoo, the first new Magoo production in more than 30 years. The all-new animated feature will be released May 11 on DVD and through ... Continue Reading →

FUNimation Nabs Chobits, Eden of the East

Anime importer FUNimation has acquired North American rights to the classic series Chobits and Eden of the East. The Texas-based company plans to release Chobits on DVD and Blu-ray ... Continue Reading →

Toon Boom Releases Animate 2

Toon Boom has announced the release of Animate 2, designed to give Flash users more power and flexibility in creating animation. The new version enhances Animate’s tailor-made ... Continue Reading →