Nick Debuts Virtual World

Nickelodeon today launched Nicktropolis, a kid-targeted virtual world that will allow visitors to engage in a variety of web-based activities. Akin to Linden Labs’ online community ... Continue Reading →

Black History Gets Animated

BrainPOP, a leading producer of animated educational films, is celebrating Black History Month with more than a dozen animation shorts detailing the history of the African American ... Continue Reading →

BBC Builds Virtual Kid Space

British broadcaster BBC announced that it is creating CBBC World, an online environment where kids can create their own avatars and interact with TV characters and other kids in a virtual ... Continue Reading →

Gotham Group, Yahoo! Team for Animation

Following Google’s acquisition of the popular viral video site YouTube, competing internet entity Yahoo! is raising its profile as a video content provider. The company’s ... Continue Reading →

Fans Seal Fate of Lionsgate HABBO Movie

On the heels of its theatrical toon debut with Happily N’Ever After, mini-major film studio Lionsgate is turning to Internet users to decide the course of its latest animated ... Continue Reading →

Taffy Goes Broadband with Kabillion

Taffy Ent. today launched Kabillion, its new ad-supported, multi-platform kids’ programming service that is available as a broadband website (, as well as a ... Continue Reading →

GD Multimedia Going Wild at NATPE

Newly minted global distribution company GD Multimedia is making its NATPE debut this week with a new animated series titled Going Wild. Produced by Japan’s Tokyo Kids, the comedic ... Continue Reading →

Looney Tunes Channel Hits Web

Broadband network has introduced the Looney Tunes Channel, an online source for hundreds of classic animated shorts, many of which are appearing on the web for the first time. ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Debuts New Web Toons

Comedy Central has increased the size of its Motherload on with the addition of 11 new original broadband shows, including six animated entries. Among the new toons ... Continue Reading →

Transformers Trailer Online

Those who were underwhelmed by the sparse teaser trailer for DreamWorks’ and Paramount Pictures’ upcoming Transformers feature can get an eyeful of Decepticon and Autobot ... Continue Reading →