Meeting of the Masters

The best and brightest are preparing to descend on Marina del Rey for the fourth annual World Animation and Visual Effects Summit, set for Nov. 2-4. The World Animation and Visual ... Continue Reading →

A CG Cold War Redux

RISE recreates the not-so-distant past of a divided Germany for Guy Ritchie’s stylish The Man from U.N.C.L.E. By Karen ... Continue Reading →

Full Genre Mash-Up

Full Metal Panic blends familiar tropes with new twists and wildly shifts moods over three engaging seasons. Full Metal ... Continue Reading →

World Animation & VFX Summit Adds Three Master Classes

Animation Magazine’s World Animation and VFX Summit has announced three Master Classes for the Masters to take place on the last day of the event, Nov. 4, at the California Yacht ... Continue Reading →

Fred Rogers Co. Receives $3M Federal Grant for ‘Peg + Cat’

The Fred Rogers Co. has earned a $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation to support Peg + Cat, its multiple Emmy-winning animated math series on PBS Kids. The grant renews ... Continue Reading →

Disney XD Renews Marvel’s ‘Guardians’

Disney XD announced at New York Comic-Con that it has ordered a sophomore season of the animated series Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. The second season is in production and ... Continue Reading →

MAXON Sets Itinerary for Cinema 4D Road Show

MAXON has announced dates and locations for its Cinema 4D Road Show, which gives those interested in using the 3D modeling, animation and rendering application the lowdown on all the ... Continue Reading →

Troika Puts Its Mark on ‘Daily Show,’ Food Network Campaign

Troika has been having a good summer, with the marketing and branding agency having delivered a pair of high-profile projects, including a new show identity for The Daily Show with ... Continue Reading →

Milkshake Commissions ‘Dave’s Dinosaurs’

Channel 5’s Milkshake has commissioned a new CG-animated comedy from London-based studio Absolutely Cuckoo — the preschool-targeted Dave’s Dinosaurs. Absolutely Cuckoo is ... Continue Reading →

‘Gravity Falls’ Game Set for 3DS

Ubisoft and Disney Interactive will be launching a new action-adventure platformer Gravity Falls: Legend of the Gnome Gemulets exclusively for Nintendo 3DS handheld systems on October ... Continue Reading →