Platinum Names Comic Book Challenge Winner

Platinum Studios and San Diego television station NBC 7/39 joined forces to discover new and unpublished writers and artists with the Comic Book Challenge, which concluded over the ... Continue Reading →

Gumby Turns 50 at Comic-Con

Among the many animation-related programs scheduled for the San Diego Comic-Con Int’l convention this weekend is a 50th anniversary celebration for the classic stop-motion Gumby ... Continue Reading →

Hatchling Hatches Toll at Comic-Con

Attendees of Comic-Con Int’l in San Diego can catch the premiere of The Toll, a new CG-animated short film from Portsmouth, New Hampshire-based production entity Hatchling Studio. ... Continue Reading →

Animators Turn Comic-Con into Actionopolis

A number of accomplished animators and comic-book illustrators will be at the San Diego Comic-Con this week promoting Actionopolis, a new line of illustrated prose chapter books for ... Continue Reading →

Nick to Ignite Comic-Con

Animation will be well represented at next week’s Comic-Con Int’l in San Diego as Nickelodeon presents a number of programs and sneak peeks at upcoming animated shows. On ... Continue Reading →

VES FEST Examines Animation

This year’s edition of the Visual Effects Society’s Festival of Visual Effects will feature a special focus on our beloved art form with panel discussion titled ‘Creating ... Continue Reading →

Screenplay Comp Offers Comic Deal

The Screenwriting Expo 5 Screenplay Competition has upped the ante this year by teaming with comic book studio Dabel Brothers Prods. (DB Pro) to turn the winning entry into a comic-book ... Continue Reading →

aniBOOM Judges Announced

Interactive animation content site aniBOOM today announced the six judges tapped to help decide the winners of its inaugural short animation competition. The panel of industry pros ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH to screen Dream Machine

Leading figures in birth of digital animation are profiled in The Dream Machine, a two-hour documentary that will be shown on July 30 during the SIGGRAPH computer graphics conference ... Continue Reading →

Hollywood and Games Summit Kicks Off in L.A.

The first-ever Hollywood and Games Summit got started today at the Beverly Hills Hotel as business and creative professionals from the video-game and film industries gathered to address ... Continue Reading →