Disney/Pixar’s Cars Trailer Hits the Road

Capitalizing on the hype surrounding today’s release of The Incredibles, Disney has released the first trailer for the upcoming Pixar production, Cars. Slated for release in November, ... Continue Reading →

ANIMAX Helps Teens Cope with Chemo

Los Angeles, Calif.-based animation studio ANIMAX has produced a series of six short animated webisodes titled Coping with Chemo for the Starlight Starbright Foundation. The pieces ... Continue Reading →

Sims 2 Movies to Hit the Web

Electronic Arts’ eagerly awaited The Sims 2 debuted last week with a new feature that lets fans make animated movies using the Sims characters. Now the game publisher is creating ... Continue Reading →

Jackson Offers Kong Peek

In his production diary on www.kongisking.net, director/producer Peter Jackson has added a new behind-the-scenes look at progress on his big-budget remake of King Kong for Universal ... Continue Reading →

Apple.com Gets New Robota Teaser

Many fans of sci-fi and fantasy have been tracking the progress of the $50 million CG feature, Robota, since director Doug Chiang’s concept art for the film appeared as an illustrated ... Continue Reading →

Ghost In The Shell 2 Director Does Q&A

Mamoru Oshii, director of the anime cult favorite, Ghost in the Shell, and writer/director of the eagerly awaited sequel, Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence, will answer fan questions ... Continue Reading →

JibJab Free to Use Guthrie Tune

JibJab Media last month drew fire for using Woody Guthrie’s classic song "This Land is Your Land" in its much talked about animated short poking fun at presidential ... Continue Reading →

JibJab Toon Gets More Hits than Kerry, Bush Sites Combined

Reston, Virgina-based comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer Internet behavior, noting that JibJab.com, home of the famous "This Land is Your Land" ... Continue Reading →

Anime Network Programming Director Chats Online

Chris Nelson, director of programming for Anime Network, will be the featured guest tonight, Aug. 11, as Anime News Network re-launches its chat feature. Visitors to www.animenewsnetwork.com/chat.php ... Continue Reading →

Stan Lee’s Sunday Comics Goes Online

In a move announced at Comic-Con Int’l in San Diego over the weekend, Stan Lee, ibooks, Inc., and Komikwerks, LLC have launched Stan Lee’s Sunday Comics, a subscription-based ... Continue Reading →