Harveys Honor All-Star Superman, Umbrella Academy, Kirby Bio

All-Star Superman, Umbrella Academy and Kirby: King of Comics were among the multiple winners of this year’s Harvey Awards, presented this past weekend at the Baltimore Comic-Con. ... Continue Reading →

100-Plus Animated Films Offered at AFM

The American Film Market returns to Santa Monica Nov. 4-11, with more than a hundred animated features available to film buyers. The schedule for the event includes screenings of 445 ... Continue Reading →

Animation Asia Conference Sets Program, Speakers

The Animation Asia Conference has announced its program, speaker lineup and themes, as the one-day conference in Singapore focuses on ‘Globalization of Asia’s Soft Power.’ The ... Continue Reading →

Five Animated Films Vie for Asia Pacific Screen Award

Five films have been nominated for the best animated feature film honor in the 2009 Asia Pacific Screen Awards. Winners of the award, which bills itself as the region’s highest ... Continue Reading →

Marge Simpson Covers Playboy

Marge Simpson is out to prove she’s animation’s sexiest mom ‘ by appearing nude on the cover of Playboy. The Simpsons matriarch also will appear nude in a three-page ... Continue Reading →

Sid the Science Kid to Explain Vaccinations on Oct. 26

Science-based preschool series Sid the Science Kid will explain the germs, viruses, vaccines and how to stay healthy during flu season in a special episode to air Oct. 26. Produced ... Continue Reading →

Moonscoop Co-Production Starts On DaVincibles

Moonscoop is set to begin production on 52 11-minute episodes of a new high-definition Flash-animated children’s comedy series called The DaVincibles. The series was co-created ... Continue Reading →

Couples Rules, But Toys, Meatballs Hold Up Well

Animated features continued to hold up well against neurotic couples and zombies at the box office this weekend. Sony’s Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs closed in on the $100 ... Continue Reading →

Giftventure Signs Ben 10 and Bakugan for Puzzles

Giftventure, a company that makes personalized treasure hunt puzzles, has licensed the Bakugan and Ben 10 Alien Force properties from Cartoon Network Enterprises. The company will use ... Continue Reading →

Anime Studio Adds Facebook, YouTube Tools

Upgrades to Smith Micro Software’s Anime Studio Debut and Anime Studio Pro allow animators to share their work on such popular web sites as Facebook and YouTube. The upgrades ... Continue Reading →