Vixen: The Movie

‘Vixen: The Movie’ Makes Broadcast Debut on CW

Following its home entertainment release in May, the two-hour animated series compilation Vixen: The Movie will be making its broadcast debut. Cut together from two seasons of digital ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Star Citizen’ Faces Real-Time, Some Bad B.O., ‘SpongeBob’ X Anime?! & More

Legendary Voice Actor Kevin Conroy Talks ‘Batman and Harley Quinn,’ Batfleck and Much More The voice of the Caped Crusader for 25 years says he was drawn back into the DC ... Continue Reading →
Bing

Acamar Extends ‘Bing’ Master Toy Pact with Fisher-Price

Acamar Films’ animated preschool property Bing is cuddling up even snugger with master toy partner Fisher-Price, growing the alliance which first began in 2014. “Our relationship ... Continue Reading →
Super Mario Odyssey

Gamescom Award Winners: ‘Super Mario Odyssey’ Is Best of Show

Gamescom 2017 wrapped up in Cologne Thursday night with the presentation of this year’s awards. Sweeping the event was the Nintendo Switch title Super Mario Odyssey, which snagged ... Continue Reading →
Leap!

At the Movies: ‘Leap!,’ ‘Castle in the Sky’ and ‘Deep’

If you are looking to get your fix of animation at the movies this weekend, you have a quite a few choices to consider: First up, there is Leap!, the new CG-animated offering from the ... Continue Reading →
Overwatch

Blizzard Dazzles with Hearthstone and Overwatch Shorts

Game giant Blizzard, which is best known for producing popular titles such as Warcraft and Overwatch, made a huge splash with two new CG-animated projects at Gamescon this week. The ... Continue Reading →
Death Note

‘Death Note’ and ‘Bleach’ Free to View on Pluto TV

Just in time for the debut of new Death Note movie on Netflix, OTT service Pluto TV has announced that it is offering all the original 37 episodes of the anime series Death Note and ... Continue Reading →
The Muppets Take the Bowl

New Details Revealed Re. Muppets at the Hollywood Bowl

If you are a die-hard Muppets fan, you won’t miss the chance to see Jim Henson’s beloved characters perform some of their favorite songs at the legendary Hollywood Bowl Sept. 8 ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Oscar Entry Deadlines!, ‘Spider-Man’ Sneak Peek, Triggerfish’s Hot Take, & More

Submission Deadlines for 2017 Oscars Approaching! Get your movie-making rears in gear! Deadlines to submit your work for consideration in the 90th Academy Awards are coming up fast: ... Continue Reading →
Star Wars Force Friday II

Global Star Wars AR Event ‘Find the Force’ Blasts Off Sept. 1

Building on the success of 2015’s inaugural Force Friday, Disney and Lucasfilm have announced Find the Force, a global augmented reality event rolling out on Force Friday II (September ... Continue Reading →
Thorgar

Collingwood to Pilot ‘Thorgar’ Series at Cartoon Forum

Award-winning UK studio Collingwood & Co. (Animal Stories; Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave) has just wrapped production on a pilot for its new animated series, Thorgar, a 52 x 11 min. ... Continue Reading →
Puppy Dog Pals

Disney Junior Adopts Second ‘Puppy Dog Pals’ Season

Disney Junior’s Puppy Dog Pals has been picked up for a second season, following a warm reception from its debut this spring. Created by prolific comedian and actor Harland Williams ... Continue Reading →
Dennis & Gnasher Unleashed

Jetpack Snaps Up ‘Dennis & Gnasher Unleashed’ from Beano

Jetpack Distribution has acquired international rights to season one of the shiny new animated sitcom Dennis & Gnasher Unleashed — featuring the stars of the world’s longest-running ... Continue Reading →
Heroes of Envell

MIPJunior Recruits Russian Toon ‘Heroes of Envell’ for World Premiere

For the first time in its 25-year history, the MIPJunior content market has selected a Russian animated project as one of its World Premiere TV Screenings. Organizers Reed MIDEM have ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Nick Ladd’s VR Produced Short, ‘Evangelion’ Keeps Rebuilding, David OReilly on Everything, & More

This Impressive Short Film Was Drawn and Animated Entirely Inside of VR Artist Nick Ladd turned to virtual reality tools Quill and ANIMVR to create his new animated short Escape in ... Continue Reading →
Spirit Riding Free

DreamWorks’ ‘Spirit Riding Free’ S2 Hoofs It to Netflix

DreamWorks Animation Television and Netflix have announced that season 2 of hit animated series Spirit Riding Free will debut Friday, September 8, with a new trailer and photos revealing ... Continue Reading →
Todd Parr's I Love You

New Todd Parr Pre-K Series to Debut at MIPCOM

New original series for preschool audiences from New York Times best-selling children’s author Todd Parr (ToddWorld). The untitled project is currently in development with UK animation ... Continue Reading →
True and the Rainbow Kingdom

Guru’s ‘True and the Rainbow Kingdom’ Signs Master Toy Partner

Having just premiered its first season, Guru Studio’s preschool-targeted Netflix Original animated series True and the Rainbow Kingdom has secured a master toy licensee in Toy State. ... Continue Reading →
Big Mouth

Clips: ‘Big Mouth’ Puts a Fearsome Face on Puberty

An edgy new adult-targeted 2D animated Netflix Original Series is coming to streaming next month, reimagining the hormonal horrors of puberty into actual monsters interacting with unwitting ... Continue Reading →
Tyrus Wong

Tyrus Wong Documentary Premieres on PBS September 8

Tyrus, the first dedicated documentary on pioneering Chinese-American artist Tyrus Wong — who made an indelible impact on the history of animation with his work on Walt Disney’s ... Continue Reading →