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Daily News Bytes: Nick Ladd’s VR Produced Short, ‘Evangelion’ Keeps Rebuilding, David OReilly on Everything, & More

This Impressive Short Film Was Drawn and Animated Entirely Inside of VR Artist Nick Ladd turned to virtual reality tools Quill and ANIMVR to create his new animated short Escape in ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: The Joker Origin Flick Planned, ‘Rick & Morty’ vs. Bikini Bottom, Inaugural China Licensing Expo, & More!

The Joker Origin Movie on Deck WB and DC are developing another Batman spinoff following the success of Suicide Squad, according to Deadline. The project will be directed and co-written ... Continue Reading →
Revengeance

Plymptoons Announces Free NYC ‘Revengeance’ Screening

Indie animation fans in the New York area have a great opportunity to catch a free screening of Revengeance — an adult-targeted action toon from Bill Plympton and Jim Lujan. The ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: IDW Uncovers ‘Powerpuff’ Comics, ‘Lupin III’ Tix on Sale, ‘Aladdin’ Casting & More!

IDW Publishing Reveals ‘Powerpuff Girls: The Bureau of Bad’ #1 Covers In the upcoming three-part story from show and comics writers Haley Mancini & Jake Goldman, the ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: 3rd Day for ‘Castle in the Sky’, Blomkamp’s Shorts Shop, Women in VR, & More

Third Date Added for Studio Ghibli Classic ‘Castle in the Sky’ Due to overwhelming demand, GKIDS will present Studio Ghibli Fest screenings of Hayao Miyazaki’s beloved sci-fi/fantasy ... Continue Reading →
Leap!

Weinstein Co. Sets Up Mizchief Animation Label for ‘Leap!’ Debut

The Weinstein Company will be inaugurating a new animated features label, Mizchief, with the August 25 release of Leap! (trailer). The new branch will also serve as a nesting ground ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Big Hero 6’ TV Tease, Boov-Groovin’ with Cher, Giraffe Challenge & More

‘Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh’ – “Ooga Boo” Music Video feat. Cher If this dancey empowerment tune isn’t the song of the summer, I don’t know what is. ... Continue Reading →
Napping Princess

GKIDS Cuddles Up with ‘Napping Princess’

GKIDS has picked up North American distribution rights to the beautifully animated Japanese sci-fi fantasy Napping Princess, which first bowed in home soil cinemas in March. Having ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Watch ‘DuckTales’ Online, ‘Batman & Harley’ Clip, Inside ‘Cuphead’, & More!

‘DuckTales’ – “Woo-oo! Full Episode from Disney XD With the cord-cutting trend continuing among viewers, the big studios are starting to wake up — which is good news ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Casting ‘Pooh,’ Stone Newman Joins Pocket.Watch, SCAD Wraps 1st Fest, & More

Disney’s Live-Action ‘Christopher Robin’ Has Cast Winnie the Pooh, Eeyore and More This return to the fictional world created by A.A. Milne will star Ewan McGregor ... Continue Reading →