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That’s right, kids: it’s time for part two of our exclusive episodic unveilings of the cool toon origins stories featuring in season 2 of The Aquabats! Super Show! on Hub Network! Each of the first five episodes of the new season include one Bat’s recollection of how the musically gifted [...]
Animag’s 12th annual Pitch Party Contest has only a few pitch slots open for the 2013 competition, so aspiring series creators and brilliant toonsters must act fast to be included. In addition to seeing your pitch printed in the Comic-Con issue of Animation Magazine (in which we will announces the [...]
Animation veteran Doug TenNapel, creator of TV shows Earthworm Jim, Catscratch and the groundbreaking game The Neverhood, has launched a project called Armikrog in partnership with Pencil Test Studios. The clay- and puppet-animated adventure game is seeking to raise $900,000 from gaming and animation fans on www.kickstarter.com. The founders of [...]
The European TV animation event Cartoon Forum has released its list of accepted series projects which will be pitched to the industry at the 2013 edition. This year, 69 projects will be represented in various stages of production. Overall, 800 participants form 32 countries (including 250 buyers) are expected to [...]
The Creative Talent Network, host of the annual popular CTN Animation Expo will open a new gallery in Burbank devoted to the art of professionals who work in the animation industry. The Center Stage Gallery, which will be launched on June 13th, in association with Stuart Ng Books and Wacom [...]
Komixx Entertainment Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of London-based Komixx Ent. Ltd., is teaming up with Los Angeles management and production company the Gotham Group to create a new joint-venture called KG Entertainment Inc. Based in LA, KGE will bring the two companies together to develop and co-produce content for the [...]
Nigel Stone, CEO of U.K.-based indie film and kids’ TV production studio Platinum Films, has announced that Carl England has been appointed as the company’s new managing director. England will be leading the international licensing and merchandising roll-out of Platinum’s new boys action franchise, Matt Hatter Chronicles, managing a global [...]
French TV confab MIPCOM today announces the initial line-up for the Media Mastermind conference program at the Palais des Festivals’ Grand Auditorium in Cannes. The confirmed speakers are Frances Berwick, president of Bravo and Style Media; Cécile Frot-Coutaz, CEO of FremantleMedia; Ryan Kavanaugh, CEO of Relativity Media, and Roy Price, [...]
Six former members of vfx house The Mill have formed a new London-based vfx studio called Milk. The new shop will specialize in innovative 3D effects and character animation for both TV and feature films. Milk will immediately begin work on the 50th anniversary episode of Doctor Who (BBC) and [...]
Award-winning Polish animation and vfx studio Platige Image has unveiled new information and a trailer for its upcoming animated feature Another Day of Life. Based on the book by Ryszard Kapuściński, the feature is directed by Raul de la Fuente and Damian Nenow (Paths of Hate). The pic is produced [...]