eigoMANGA

Comic-Con: eigoMANGA Brings Comics to the Next Dimension with VR

At this week’s Comic-Con in San Diego, eigoMANGA will be showcasing a way to juice up comic-book publishing with its new mobile virtual reality app, ComX VR, at booth #4531 from July ... Continue Reading →
Mia and Me

M4e Boosts YouTube Collaboration

Munich-based m4e AG is expanding its years-long cooperation with YouTube, which has brought more than 5,000 videos from m4e’s library to the platform which have generated over 500 ... Continue Reading →
Oggy & the Cockroaches

Xilam’s ‘Oggy & the Cockroaches’ Fuels Up in GAS Region

Award-winning French animation company Xilam has licensed the third, fourth and fifth seasons of its hit comedy series Oggy & the Cockroaches to Disney Channel for Germany, Austria ... Continue Reading →
Insectibles

One Animation’s ‘Insectibles’ Going Strong in Germany

Insectibles is shaping up to be the next big thing from CG studio One Animation (Oddbods), with the 3D HD animated series scoring top kids’ TV ratings in Germany. The show is a co-production ... Continue Reading →
Loving Vincent

Good Deed Ent. Dates ‘Loving Vincent’ NYC & LA Openings

LA-based Good Deed Entertainment has set the opening dates for award-winning animated feature Loving Vincent — produced by Poland’s BreakThru Films (Peter and the Wolf) and ... Continue Reading →
Charlotte

Bibo Bergeron Gears Up for Animated ‘Charlotte’ Biopic

Director Bibo Bergeron (A Monster in Paris, Shark Tale) and producer Julia Rosenberg (Sundowners, Being Julia) are laying the groundwork for an ambitious animated biopic on German-Jewish ... Continue Reading →
Deb Pierson

Deb Pierson & Lloyd Mintz Promoted at Genius Brands

Kids’ multimedia entertainment company Genius Brands International has upped two of its leading executives: Kid Genius Cartoon Channel President Deb Pierson has been named Senior ... Continue Reading →
Animal Crackers

John Krasinski Unleashes Inner Beast in ‘Animal Crackers’ Trailer

Blue Dream Studios has released a new official trailer for its upcoming CG animated feature Animal Crackers via The Hollywood Reporter, giving potential moviegoers a taste of what propelled ... Continue Reading →
After All

Australian Academy Names Animated Short AACTA Nominees

Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts has announced the first round of nominees for the AACTA Awards — those in the Best Short Fiction Film and Best Short Animation ... Continue Reading →
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William Shatner, Felicia Day Pony Up for ‘Friendship Is Magic’ S7

The mid-season premiere of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic will feature some very special celebrity guest voices to usher in the next 15 all-new half-hour episodes, starting on ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Emoji Movie’ & ‘Nut Job 2′ Bits, ‘Game of Thrones’ Record & More

VIDEO: ‘The Emoji Movie’ “Emoticons” Clip Meet some of the colorful characters of Sony Pictures Animation’s technophile adventure in this newly release ... Continue Reading →
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Animag’s First Comic-Con Panel Toasts 30 Years!

If you’re heading to San Diego for Comic-Con International this week, be sure you set block out Saturday afternoon for Animation Magazine‘s first-ever SDCC panel, celebrating ... Continue Reading →
Truckin'

Freitag Taps 5 Animators to Retell Its Brand Story

If you’ve ever wondered how Swiss company Freitag came to put a fashionable spin on recycling back in 1993, you can now take in their story through a series of animated shorts ... Continue Reading →
Andy and Barbara Muschietti

‘It’ Helmer Andy Muschietti Suits Up for ‘Robotech’

Sony’s upcoming feature adaptation of popular 1980s cartoon Robotech has a new squad leader: Andy Muschietti, director of Stephen King’s It (Sept. 8), has been brought on ... Continue Reading →
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Trailer: Animagrad Teases ‘Mavka’ in Odessa

FILM.UA Group’s Animagrad studio gave attendees of the Odessa International Film Festival Summer Film Market a glimpse into a magical new animated world with the national premiere ... Continue Reading →
The Highest House

IDW & Glénat Form International Original Comics Pact

IDW Publishing in the US and French publisher Glénat have joined forces for a new joint initiative, “Original Graphic Novel,” dedicated to creating original comic books ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: George Romero & Martin Landau Pass, Emoji Steamboat Willie, & More

George A. Romero, ‘Night of the Living Dead’ Creator, Dies at 77 The man who created the zombie zeitgeist which still permeates pop culture today has gone to rest, following ... Continue Reading →
O Violeiro Fantasma

25th Anima Mundi Fest Celebrates 100 Years of Brazilian Animation

The annual Anima Mundi international animation festival has kicked off its 25th edition in Rio de Janeiro, boasting a global guest list, workshops, courses, panels and program — ... Continue Reading →
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GKIDS Scores Studio Ghibli Catalog Rights

GKIDS is deepening its relationship with acclaimed Japanese animation house Studio Ghibli with a new partnership that will see the stateside production-distribution co. handle home ... Continue Reading →
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NECA Launching LAIKA Line at Comic-Con

The National Entertainment Collectibles Association (NECA) has signed on to produce a multi-category lineup of merchandise with award-winning animation studio LAIKA. To kick off the ... Continue Reading →