Iron Man Tackles the Super Bowl

Paramount Pictures and Marvel Ent. today teased comic-book fans with news of a new Iron Man spot that will air on the FOX network during the Super Bowl on Sunday, Feb. 3. The expensive ... Continue Reading →

Rocket Fish Animates ‘Panda’ Bowl Spot

Rocket Fish, a new company formed by Animation Magazine founder Terry Thoren, was tapped by producers Geoff Callan and Daniel Grace of boutique advertising and branding agency Creative:Mint ... Continue Reading →

elementFX Animates Iron Chef

Visual effects studio elementFX has created an animated spot that employs the anime style in promoting the popular Food Network series Iron Chef America. In the piece, five top chefs ... Continue Reading →

THX Debuts New Animation in Theaters

For many moviegoers, the CG-animated spots that demonstrate the dynamic sound quality at THX-certified cinemas have become part of the experience, much like the cartoon refreshments ... Continue Reading →

Aardman Creates ‘Discomforts’ for Charity

Playing on its hit British television series Creature Comforts, Aardman Animations is hoping to challenge and change attitudes about disabled persons with ‘Creature Discomforts,’ ... Continue Reading →

Dawkins Upped at Nickelodoen

Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group has promoted Nicktoons Network general manager Keith Dawkins to senior VP of Nickelodeon Programming Partnerships. In his new role, Dawkins will ... Continue Reading →

Shrek Characters Hock HD DVD

As Shrek the Third gets set to make its home video debut on Nov. 13, characters from the animated smash hit will be seen extolling the virtues of HD DVD in print and television ads. ... Continue Reading →

FlickerLab Animates Pink Panther

Those who love the classic Pink Panther cartoon series are sure to get a kick out of a new advertising campaign for the Virginia Lottery. The 30-second animated spot titled ‘Camouflage’ ... Continue Reading →

Simpsons Game a Parody Fest

The Simpsons team revealed at Comic-Con a couple of the popular titles that will be parodied in the upcoming video game as the show’s Emmy-winning writers and voice cast team ... Continue Reading →

Method Creates VFX for 300 Director’s Beer Spot

Having brought Frank Miller’s graphic novel, 300, to the big screen, director Zack Snyder took some time to sell some spuds and brought vfx house Method along for the ride. For ... Continue Reading →