Sprout Adopts Cyber Group’s ‘Zou’

French producer and distributor Cyber Group Studios has inked a new deal for its preschool hit Zou with PBS Kids Sprout in the U.S. The 104 x 11″ series will premiere on Sprout ... Continue Reading →

‘Totally Spies’ Visit Versailles in New App

Marathon Media (a Zodiak Kids company) and Château de Versailles Spectacles have joined forces to launch a new educational app based on Marathon’s hit toon property: Totally ... Continue Reading →

Aardman Helps Kids Build Virtual Ships

Acclaimed Bristol studio Aardman Animations is once again donning the mantel of British cultural and historical promoter by adding their special brand of toon genius to a new virtual ... Continue Reading →

Method and Halon Sign Strategic Alliance Deal

Vfx house Method Studios and pre-vis house Halon Ent. have made a strategic alliance pact. Method will collaborate with Halon to jointly provide previs and vfx services to customers, ... Continue Reading →

ILM and Sony Picture Imageworks Release Alembic 1.5

Sony Pictures Imageworks (SPI) and Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) have released their jointly developed, open sourse project Alembic 1.5. The new tool facilitates the sharing of ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Expands Catalog, Promotes Natalie Osborne

9 Story Entertainment announced today the closing of its agreement with CCI Kids, the family content division of CCI Entertainment, under which 9 Story has acquired the underlying rights ... Continue Reading →

Big Jump/Amberwood’s ‘Shutterbugs’ Flies to TVOKids

Amberwood Entertainment and Big Jump Productions’ preschool show Shutterbugs has entered in to a development agreement with TVOKids. “We are delighted to continue working ... Continue Reading →

LightWave Unleashes New NevronMotion Software

LightWave has announced the arrival of NevronMotion, its new motion capture retargeting software for LightWave 11.6 that supports the popular Microsoft Kinect camera. With NevronMotion, ... Continue Reading →

Imira Acquires Accio Toons

Spanish production and distribution company Imira Entertainment has secured distribution rights for several projects from local toon house Acció! Studios, including feature films and ... Continue Reading →

Nick Launches ‘Paw Patrol,’ New ‘Bubble Guppies’

Nickelodeon will be celebrating the dog days of summer with the launch of the brand-new, CG animated preschool series Paw Patrol on Monday, August 12 at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT. The tail-wagging ... Continue Reading →