MAXON Sets Itinerary for Cinema 4D Road Show

MAXON has announced dates and locations for its Cinema 4D Road Show, which gives those interested in using the 3D modeling, animation and rendering application the lowdown on all the ... Continue Reading →

Troika Puts Its Mark on ‘Daily Show,’ Food Network Campaign

Troika has been having a good summer, with the marketing and branding agency having delivered a pair of high-profile projects, including a new show identity for The Daily Show with ... Continue Reading →

Milkshake Commissions ‘Dave’s Dinosaurs’

Channel 5’s Milkshake has commissioned a new CG-animated comedy from London-based studio Absolutely Cuckoo — the preschool-targeted Dave’s Dinosaurs. Absolutely Cuckoo is ... Continue Reading →

‘Gravity Falls’ Game Set for 3DS

Ubisoft and Disney Interactive will be launching a new action-adventure platformer Gravity Falls: Legend of the Gnome Gemulets exclusively for Nintendo 3DS handheld systems on October ... Continue Reading →

‘Snow Queen’ Headed to 17 Countries

Wizart’s The Snow Queen franchise is continuing to roll out worldwide, with 17 international premieres coming throughout the end of 2015. Key home entertainment releases are also ... Continue Reading →

‘Lion Guard: Return of the Roar’ Set for Nov. 22

The animated epic of The Lion King will continue with the premiere of primetime TV movie The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar on Sunday, November 22 at 7 p.m. ET/PT on Disney Channel ... Continue Reading →

VIEW Conference Sets LAIKA Anniversary Tribute

The VIEW Conference 2015 has added a special celebration of LAIKA’s 10th anniversary and several special presentations about the future of videogames to this year’s gathering. Set ... Continue Reading →

Bakshi’s ‘Coney Island’ Due Oct. 29 via Vimeo

Animation legend Ralph Bakshi’s new animated feature Last Days of Coney Island is set for release Oct. 29 exclusively online via Vimeo on Demand. Created, written and directed by ... Continue Reading →

Preview: ‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show’ Debuts Oct. 9 on Netflix

The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show, DreamWorks Animation Television’s most-recent adaptation of the studio’s features, debuts Oct. 9 on Netflix. Based on the characters created ... Continue Reading →

Disney, Pixar, Marvel Slates Expanded, Reshuffled

Disney has announced changes and additions to its feature film release schedule, confirming two new Pixar features for 2020 and a sequel to Marvel’s Ant-Man. Most exciting for Pixar ... Continue Reading →

World Animation & VFX Summit Sets First Round of Industry Panelists

Animation Magazine’s World Animation and VFX Summit has unveiled the initial list of industry panelists and guests for this year’s event. The World Animation & VFX Summit ... Continue Reading →

Sesame Workshop Inks China Streaming Deals

Sesame Workshop has entered into collaborations with three major digital platforms in China which over the next two years will bring the international version of its iconic preschool ... Continue Reading →

Kid Genius Channel Launches on Xfinity On Demand

Genius Brands International has launched the Kid Genius children’s entertainment channel on Comcast’s Xfinity On Demand platform, making it available to roughly 21 million households ... Continue Reading →

MIPCOM: Raft of Malaysia Deals; Imira Signs Mirsand’s ‘Alisa’

Malaysian animation studios have been busy of late, with the nation announcing five deals at MIPCOM, while Imira Entertainment secured rights to Russia-based Mirsand Ltd.’s Alisa ... Continue Reading →

Weiss-led Universal Kids Productions Announced

Universal Pictures has launched a new children’s entertainment division, which will be overseen by former Nickelodeon executive Teri Weiss. Dubbed Universal Kids Productions, the ... Continue Reading →

MIPCOM: Bento Box, Corus Form New Studio

Corus Entertainment and Bento Box Entertainment announce the creation of Bento Box Canada, an animation production company based in Toronto aimed at developing and producing toons targeting ... Continue Reading →

MIPCOM: Nelvana, Oktobor & Playmates Team for ‘Mech Mice’

Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana is partnering with Oktobor Animation and Playmates Toys to develop and produce a CG animated action-comedy series Mech Mice. The producers plan to premiere ... Continue Reading →

Fox Doubles Down on ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Order

20th Century Fox Television will feed fans’ insatiable appetites for Bob’s Burgers with a seventh and eighth season of the hit animated sitcom. Created by Loren Bouchard (Home Movies) ... Continue Reading →

Shout! Nabs NorAm Rights to Animated Lovecraft Film

Shout! Factory and Arcana Studio have inked a deal that will see a U.S. and Canada distribution of upcoming animated feature Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom, currently in production. ... Continue Reading →

Clip: Native Hawaiian Auli’i Cravalho Cast as ‘Moana’

Walt Disney Animation Studios has found a voice for the titular heroine of its upcoming CG feature Moana, casting 14-year-old Native Hawaiian newcomer Auli’i Cravalho in the starring ... Continue Reading →