Gigglebug

Nordic Toon ‘Gigglebug’ Joins Channel 5 Family

Cologne-based WDR mediagroup has licensed Finnish animated kids’ program Gigglebug to Channel 5 for its popular preschool block, Milkshake! Produced by Gigglebug Entertainment, ... Continue Reading →
Smosh Mosh

Crowd Input Guides ‘Smosh Mosh’ Cartoon

Through to July 31, web denizens can head to www.smoshmosh.com to take part in an interesting animation experiment: a crowdsourced cartoon where community votes determine which narrative ... Continue Reading →
BabyRiki

‘BabyRiki’ Hits 25 Million Views in First Week in China

FUN Union’s preschool series BabyRiki is winning over digital viewers in China, where it hit the 25 million views mark just seven days after its platform release on top national outlets ... Continue Reading →
eigoMANGA

Comic-Con: eigoMANGA Brings Comics to the Next Dimension with VR

At this week’s Comic-Con in San Diego, eigoMANGA will be showcasing a way to juice up comic-book publishing with its new mobile virtual reality app, ComX VR, at booth #4531 from July ... Continue Reading →
Mia and Me

M4e Boosts YouTube Collaboration

Munich-based m4e AG is expanding its years-long cooperation with YouTube, which has brought more than 5,000 videos from m4e’s library to the platform which have generated over 500 ... Continue Reading →
Truckin'

Freitag Taps 5 Animators to Retell Its Brand Story

If you’ve ever wondered how Swiss company Freitag came to put a fashionable spin on recycling back in 1993, you can now take in their story through a series of animated shorts ... Continue Reading →
Berserk

Crunchyroll, NBCU Japan Form Development Pact

Streaming service Crunchyroll has announced a new partnership with NBCUniversal Entertainment Japan to co-develop new anime properties, building on their existing distribution relationship. ... Continue Reading →
Bob's Burgers

Hulu Beefs Up with Complete ‘Bob’s Burgers,’ ‘Futurama’ & More

Hulu has struck a deal with 20th Century Fox that expands their relationship, adding complete libraries of Fox animation hits to the streaming service. Hulu is now the exclusive VOD ... Continue Reading →
The Umbrella Academy

Netflix Snaps Up Graphic Novel Adaptation ‘Umbrella Academy’

A new 10-episode live-action series inspired by the Eisner Award-winning The Umbrella Academy comics and graphic novels is coming to Netflix worldwide in 2018. Created and written by ... Continue Reading →
BoJack Horseman

‘BoJack Horseman’ Season 4 Trots to Netflix in September

Streaming service Netflix has announced that its award-winning original animated series BoJack Horseman will return with a fourth season this fall, launching on Friday, September 8. ... Continue Reading →