Chi-Chi, The Apprentice Sorceress

TV Bytes: ‘Chi-Chi’ Co-Pro, ‘Mr. Magoo,’ ‘School of Roars’

News dispatches from MIPTV and around the world. + Toonz Media Group, Neon Creation and Backbone Ent. inked a co-production deal for a new 3D CG kids’ fantasy-comedy, Chi-Chi, The ... Continue Reading →
Heart of Darkness

Annecy Goes to Cannes Slates Five WIP Features for 2018

France’s premiere animation event continues its alliance with the nation’s most prestigious film market for a third consecutive year, with the Annecy Goes to Cannes program set ... Continue Reading →
Revolting Rhymes

‘Revolting Rhymes’ Wins Int’l Emmy Kids Award for Animation

The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences revealed the winners of the 2018 International Emmy Kids Awards on Tuesday at a ceremony held during MIPTV in Cannes, in ... Continue Reading →
Castlevania

Frederator Animation Roster Grows Under WOW! Umbrella

Since becoming part of WOW! Unlimited Media in October of 2016, Frederator Networks has continued to be at the forefront of next-gen kids and youth animation through its Frederator ... Continue Reading →
WALL•E Cork Strap Watch

BoxLunch Celebrates Earth Day with Disney-Pixar’s ‘WALL•E’

In its latest collaboration with animation powerhouse Disney-Pixar, retailer BoxLunch has announced an exclusive collection of apparel, accessories, home goods — and even a limited ... Continue Reading →
Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero

‘Sgt. Stubby’: Tale of a Terrific Terrier

***This story was written for the May 2018 issue of Animation Magazine No. 280*** Inspirations for animated projects can arrive from the unlikeliest of sources. Just ask writer, director ... Continue Reading →
Rick and Morty

‘Rick and Morty’ Roll the Dice in D&D Crossover for IDW

Over the weekend at Chicago’s stand-out fandom event C2E2 (www.c2e2.com), IDW announced in partnership with Oni Press that it is combining two of the most popular properties into ... Continue Reading →
Emmy & Gooroo

TV Bytes: ‘Bita & Cora,’ ‘Grizzy and the Lemmings,’ Superighs CJ E&M Deal

+ 9 Story Distribution International has acquired worldwide distribution rights to The Diary of Bita & Cora (26 x 5’), a new stop-motion children’s series from Spain’s TV ... Continue Reading →
Introducing the Unicorn Rescue Society

Watch: Mixtape Club Introduces ‘The Unicorn Rescue Society’

From US creative studio Mixtape Club, meet the heroes of a new story universe featuring kid-friendly cryptozoological adventures in a charming animated promo short, Introducing the ... Continue Reading →
Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay

Clip: The Suicide Squad Is Hell on Wheels in New DCU Release

Amanda Waller (voiced by Vanessa Williams) assembles the best baddies she can find on the DC Super Villain list and sends them off on a secret mission packed with R-rated action … ... Continue Reading →