Animag’s 12th Annual Pitch Party Results Are In!

There are lots of people in this world who think they have a good idea for an animated show, but few of them actually do something about it. A good concept, paired with a striking visual, ... Continue Reading →

Palm Springs ShortFest Announces 2013 Winners

The 2013 Palm Springs International ShortFest announced its Festival award winners on Sunday (June 23). This year, the well-attended North American short festival (June 18-24) served ... Continue Reading →

Brice Parker is New Animation Producer at Athena

Emeryville, Calif-based Athena Studios has signed CG animation production manager Brice Parker to the newly created position of Producer. Parker will oversee development of the studio’s ... Continue Reading →

Warner Archive Offers Classic ‘Marine Boy’ DVD

Anime fans have been looking forward to the release of classic TV series Marine Boy, which originally ran on Fuji TV in the 1960s. Marine Boy was one of the first color cartoons to ... Continue Reading →

Big Jump/Amberwood’s ‘Shutterbugs’ Ready to Buzz

Ottawa’s Amberwood Entertainment and Big Jump Productions are pleased to announce a joint venture for a new animated pre-school series entitled Shutterbugs. The series was created ... Continue Reading →

WB Reveals Comic-Con Plans

Warner Bros. Television has revealed the slate of new and returning series that will be highlighted on its Comic-Con International events schedule. In addition to live-action fare, ... Continue Reading →

‘Green Lantern’ Supercharges This Week’s DVDs

Maybe it’s because we just sent off our stuffed-with-superheroes Comic-Con issue to the printers–or maybe it’s just because we’re all geeks at heart–but ... Continue Reading →

‘Monsters U.’ Scares Up Terrific Business at No. 1

Mike and Sulley and the rest of the gang of collegiate scarers of Disney/Pixar’s Monsters University managed to scare up lots of tickets sales at the box office this past weekend. ... Continue Reading →

British Animator John Wilson Dies at 93

We were saddened by the recent death of British animation director and designer John Wilson, who passed away on June 21st at the age of 93 (according to animator Michael Sporn’s blog). ... Continue Reading →

Bento Box Launches Original Content Division

Burbank-based animation studio Bento Box Entertainment, which is best known for producing the animation for FOX TV’s Bob’s Burgers and Comedy Central’s Brickleberry, is now ... Continue Reading →