Animation and VFX Oscar Nominees React to the Great News

It’s become an Oscar nomination announcement morning tradition: The talented men and women who are up for the Academy Awards tell the press how they found out the news and what ... Continue Reading →

Five Animated Pics Nominated for Academy Awards

This morning (Jan. 16), the nominations for the 86th Annual Academy Awards were announced at a news conference at the Samuel Goldwyn theater in Beverly Hills. Here are the animation ... Continue Reading →

There Be a Cunning Dragon!

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February 2014 Tech Reviews

Best of the Year Our brilliant tech critic picks 12 of his favorite releases of the past year: Lagoa. This web-based 3D system with a progressive, physically-based render engine in ... Continue Reading →

What’s the Story, Anne D. Bernstein?

A woman in an animation writers’ room sometimes seems more rare than a dodo egg omelet on your local brunch menu, with unicorn cheese. But why should that be? In this next pair ... Continue Reading →

Adult Swim Enrolls ‘China, IL’ for 3rd Season

Get ready for another year of hijinks at America’s worst university as Adult Swim’s animated comedy China, IL gets picked up for a third season. Production on the third ... Continue Reading →

New Clip for ‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’

20th Century Fox has released a new clip from the upcoming DreamWorks Animation feature Mr. Peabody & Sherman, due for release March 7 in stereoscopic 3D. The feature is based on ... Continue Reading →

Shut Up!’s ‘Smosh Babies’ Returns for Season 2

The Smosh Babies are back. The online series from Shut Up! Cartoons debuted this week the first episode of its second season. The series debuted in August 2013 and became one of Shut ... Continue Reading →

LGBT Characters Likely in ‘Sailor Moon’ Reboot

Sailor Moon is coming back to anime in a reboot said to be a more faithful adaptation of Naoko Takeuchi’s original manga that likely will retain several LGBT characters. Producer ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Animation, YouTube Serve Daily Web Series

DreamWorks Animation has teamed up with YouTube to produce a new daily web show called YouTube Nation. The show, which airs a new episode each day at 6 p.m. PT on its Spotlight channel, ... Continue Reading →