‘LEGO Marvel Heroes’ Soars to Retail

The hotly anticipated brick-smashing action of LEGO Marvel Super Heroes is within your grasp now as Warner Bros. Interactive launches the action adventure game on Xbox 360, PlayStation ... Continue Reading →

Kids BAFTA Nominees Announced

The British Academy Children’s Awards, from the U.K.’s BAFTA organization, has announced the nominees for this year’s celebration, taking place November 24. While ... Continue Reading →
Lou Scheimer

Lou Scheimer: An Appreciation

It seems that everyone in the animation business loved Lou Scheimer. The Saturday morning kidvid devotees of the 1960s (which included me) loved the cool shows Lou produced through ... Continue Reading →

Singapore’s Asia TV Forum to Launch Animation Lab

The 2013 edition of the Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF) in Singapore will introduce a new three-day event called Animation Lab. The new program is created to help promote the region’s ... Continue Reading →

Warner Bros. and Tim Burton May Do ‘Beetlejuice 2′

Tim Burton and Warner Bros. are opening the tomb of Beetlejuice again. The Hollywood Reporter says the macabre-loving director is in talks with the studio to direct a sequel to his ... Continue Reading →

Cyber Group Doubles Global Sales

Following its most successful visit to MIPCOM to date, Paris-based toon producer/distributer Cyber Group Studios reports a doubling of its international sales since last October, thanks ... Continue Reading →

Kaboom! Gets Branded Space in Canadian Targets

Phase 4 Films’ kids and family label kaboom! Entertainment has signed a far-reaching agreement securing dedicated, branded retail space in all of Canada’s 125 Target branches ... Continue Reading →
Mao Zedong

China Prepares Animated Pic about Mao’s Teen Years

China’s popular animated character Pleasant Goat is getting some politically powerful competition. Founder of Communist China Mao Zedong will reportedly be the subject of an animated ... Continue Reading →

Categories Announced for British Animation Awards

The British Animation Awards (BAA) has announced the nomination categories for its 2014 awards. The 2014 awards will include standard categories: Best Student Film, Best Short Film, ... Continue Reading →

iam8bit Studio To Host Ben Butcher Exhibit

L.A.-based iam8bit studios is hosting “Part of a Complete Breakfast,” the first-ever solo exhibition by former Pixar artist Ben Butcher. The exhibit will open Thursday, Nov. 7 (7-11 ... Continue Reading →