Peter Skovsbo Named General Manager of ‘Leap!’ Studio L’Atelier

Montreal-based studio L’Atelier Animation has hired Peter Skovsbo as its General Manager, tasking him with the company’s strategic development as well as a full operational review ... Continue Reading →
The Venture Bros.

7 Big Questions for the ‘Venture Bros.’ Duo

***This interview originally appeared in the August ‘18 issue of Animation Magazine (#282)*** Jackson Publick (a.k.a. Chris McCulloch) and Doc Hammer are the mad geniuses behind Adult ... Continue Reading →
Bungo Stray Dog

Crunchyroll Expands Linear TV Offerings in Brazil

The world’s biggest anime and manga destination (40+ million registered users, 1+ million subscribers) Crunchyroll is expanding its linear TV programming in Brazil, with a new dubbed ... Continue Reading →
Lisa Frank x SpongeBob

Optimistic Icons Collide in Lisa Frank X SpongeBob Collection

Need some color in your life? The eye-popping Lisa Frank brand has teamed up with Nickelodeon’s beloved sea sponge for a new Lisa Frank x SpongeBob collection, available exclusively ... Continue Reading →
Girl Power: Pitch Me the Future

Cartoon Network LatAm Teams with Pixelatl for Girl Power Pitch

Cartoon Network Latin America and Mexican animation festival Pixelatl have renewed their partnership for an inspiring pitch contest, this time with a pro-female theme – Girl Power: ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes: ‘Steven Universe’ Creator, ‘Trump Bites’ & Trogdor Cause a Stir

’Hotel Transylvania 3’ Set to Become the First Arabic-Dubbed Animation Released in Saudi Arabia As the country gets re-acclimated to public movie theaters, Sony Pictures Animation’s ... Continue Reading →
Rising Sun Pictures

Rising Sun Expands Studios & Staff in Film Ramp Up

With growing demand from international film production, improved local incentives and a strong pool of talent available, Rising Sun Pictures has launched a major expansion effort. The ... Continue Reading →
Marvel Rising

‘Marvel Rising’ Is the Dawn of a New Era

***This story originally appeared in the Aug. ‘18 issue of Animation Magazine (#282)*** It’s about time Marvel fans got to see some amazing, diverse, female superheroes join forces ... Continue Reading →
WIA Vancouver Summit

First Ever WIA Vancouver Summit Announced

Women in Animation will have its first-ever regional summit, spearheaded by the new Vancouver, BC chapter, in partnership with Spark CG Society, and supported by Emily Carr University ... Continue Reading →
Jupiter's Legacy

Netflix Announces First Slate of Millarworld Titles

Netflix has announced its first raft of films and series based on the fantastical comic-book stories of Mark Millar. The streaming giant snagged the writer’s company Millarworld last ... Continue Reading →