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Cartoons on the Bay 2018 Pulcinella Award Winners

Turin, Italy’s beautiful National Museum of the Risorgimento once again hosted Cartoons on the Bay earlier this month. The 2018 spotlight country was Japan, with the festival also ... Continue Reading →
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iLLOGIKA Makes AR Enhancements to Nick Game ‘Sky Whale’

Montreal-based developer iLLOGIKA (www.illogika.com) announces the release of the new augmented reality version of Nickelodeon’s popular mobile game Sky Whale — available now ... Continue Reading →
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‘Breath of the Wild,’ ‘Cuphead’ Win Big at GDC

San Francisco’s Game Developers Conference (March 19-23) this year resembled an anthill of supercharged gamers, many of them focused on rows of game stations. The prizes for best ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Studio Ghibli Fest Presents ‘Ponyo,’ China ❤️ ‘Molang’, ‘Rick and Morty’ Fans Take Action & More

Marvel’s Avengers Are Getting Their Own TV Channel Disney TV in the UK and Ireland will launch a “pop up channel” dedicated to the superhero squad, with an on-air takeover ... Continue Reading →
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Nora Twomey, Floyd Norman, ‘Coco’ Star Among Annie Presenters

ASIFA-Hollywood has announced the presenters for Saturday’s 45th Annie Awards at UCLA’s Royce Hall. These include actress Wendie Malick, Coco star Anthony Gonzalez (voice ... Continue Reading →
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ASIFA Announces Juried Annie Award Recipients

ASIFA-Hollywood has announced this year’s recipients for its Juried Awards honoring career achievement and exceptional contributions to animation. The Winsor McCay Award for career ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Godzilla Anime Release Looms, New Transformers Toon & More

’Cuphead’ Dev Want to Stick with 2D Animation Game designer Jared Moldenhauer of Studio MDHR stops in on the latest episode of IGN Unfiltered to discuss hand-drawn animation and ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Fathom Chooses More Pikachu, Plympton in Berlin, Talking with Twomey & More!

Encore Screenings Added for ‘Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!’ Due to overwhelming fan demand, the story of how Ash Ketchum’s friendship with Pikachu began is getting two encore ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Cuphead’ Finally Arrives, ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Fan Artisode, British Animation Awards Announcement, & More

This Unreal Facial Animation Is Unreal CG artists are inching ever closer to climbing out of the Uncanny Valley. This video of the Snappers Advanced Facial Rig is a pretty remarkable ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Watch ‘DuckTales’ Online, ‘Batman & Harley’ Clip, Inside ‘Cuphead’, & More!

‘DuckTales’ – “Woo-oo! Full Episode from Disney XD With the cord-cutting trend continuing among viewers, the big studios are starting to wake up — which is good news ... Continue Reading →