Faux Toon Trailer to Fool Auds

New York City-based animation studio Curious Pictures has been tapped by retail giant Best Buy to produce a gag trailer for a 2D-animated feature for exhibition in theaters. Part of ... Continue Reading →

Lobo Train Full Speed Ahead for Toyota

San Paulo-based animation and design studio Lobo created some high velocity effects for Train, a new animated spot highlighting the raw power and AWD capabilities of Toyota’s ... Continue Reading →

CN Applies Animal Logic to Tickle U

Sydney, Australia-based Animal Logic, a frequent contributor to Cartoon Network’s on-air look, was recently tapped to create packaging and bumps for the launch of the broadcaster’s ... Continue Reading →

Mainframe Expands Creative Services Unit

Canadian CG powerhouse Mainframe Ent. has launched a full-service division specializing in graphic design, motion graphics, titling, opening sequences and branding. Among other things, ... Continue Reading →

Loose Moose Animates Apple Jacks

Loose Moose animation studio in London recently produced the third installment in a series of commercial spots promoting Kellogg’s Apple Jacks cereal. The two-parter, titled "Costume," ... Continue Reading →

Belief Takes Stars to the Edge

In branding and promoting its latest premium cable outlet, Starz/Encore turned to Santa Monica-based broadcast design and production studio Belief to create a spot featuring dynamic ... Continue Reading →

Tronic’s Cool Moves for Nike Air Jordan XX

For those of you who have sported Air Jordan’s since Nike delivered the AJ1s in 1984, New York-based Tronic Studio has cooked up three online CG spots designed to make the latest ... Continue Reading →

Z Animation Builds for Longford Homes

Claire Armstrong and Joel Parod, Z Animation’s husband-and-wife directing duo, have wrapped up production on a southwest-flavored, 30-second animated spot for Longford Homes, ... Continue Reading →

Marvel Heroes Unite for Super Bowl Ad

What kind of cataclysmic event could bring Marvel’s best-known superheroes together in one place? Apparently, all it takes is someone losing their check card. That’s the ... Continue Reading →

Vinton Studios Taps Ad Directors

While Vinton Studios is making the leap to features with Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride (Halloween 2005) and Henry Selick’s adaptation of the Neil Gaiman book Coraline, the studio ... Continue Reading →