Issue #165 October 2006 (Cover A)
Same content as Issue #165 (Cover B), just different cover image! Gaming - Fall brings creepy new games for boys and ghouls. Features - Memorable characters and elastic cartoony style make Sony Pictures Animation’s Open Season a sight for sore eyes; IDT hits one out of the park in "Everyone’s Hero" as the resilient spirits of Christopher and Dana Reeve inspire the studio’s first CG animated feature. Television - A quick sampler of some of the new shows and players of the ’06 global toon market; The unluckiest animated heroine is "Growing Up Creepie" this fall; " "Legion of Super Heroes" gets its own Warner Bros. toon; Comedy Central adds "Freak Show" to its cartoon lineup; A look at Baestarts, the young, vibrant animation studio in Budapest; Disney Channel's "Handy Manny" teaches younger kids how to face the daily challenges of life. VFX - Stop-motion gets surreal in Michel Gondry’s "The Science of Sleep"; Director Neil LaBute learns how to deliver digital bees for his new thriller, "The Wicker Man".
Animation Magazine, Volume 20, Issue 10, #165
- Fall TV Preview and an overview of some of the key toon buyers. Producers from 29 European countries gather at Cartoon Forum to share ideas and get their hands on some financing.