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Recording Legend Stan Freberg Dies at 88

Acclaimed satirist, radio and recording artist and animation voice actor Stan Freberg died April 7. He was 88. Freberg’s death was reported by his estranged son, Donavan Freberg, ... Continue Reading →
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Virtual Reality Enters a New Era

One of the major new trends at the recent Game Developers Conference was the introduction of headsets that enable gamers to enter high-resolution three-dimensional worlds that they ... Continue Reading →
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Animate Yourself with Plotagon App

The Swedish developers of Plotagon are bringing the creativity-fueled app to the SXSW event in Austin this month (booth #1147) to unveil a new feature: the ability for users to generate ... Continue Reading →
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Awesome Dudeness Presents Animation Dance Party

YouTube channel Awesome Dudeness is kicking off its inaugural year by hosting a fun online competition: the Animation Dance Party. Submissions are open to animation students and amateur ... Continue Reading →
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Shapeways Seeks Characters for 3D Printing Contest

Wouldn’t you love to have a custom figurine of that one-of-a-kind animated character you’ve come up with? 3-D printing company Shapeways has partnered with the 3D Modeling ... Continue Reading →
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Ring in ‘Sailor Moon’ Return with Virtual Party

The first four newly dubbed episodes of the iconic Sailor Moon anime series will arrive this Friday, September 5 at 8 p.m. PT on Neon Alley and Hulu, and the Neon Alley team will celebrate ... Continue Reading →
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‘Jinxy Jenkins’ Hits the Web

Ringling College of Art and Design graduates Michael Bidinger and Michelle Kwon have released their award-winning short Jinxy Jenkins, Lucky Lou to Vimeo. The short centers on the chaotically ... Continue Reading →
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‘Liquid Television’ Returns on MTV Other

Animation fans who remember the late 1980s and early 1990s no doubt recall MTV was a real hub for animation, and its flagship show was the anthology series Liquid Television. Well, ... Continue Reading →
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Cast Your Votes for Fan-Favorite ‘Pink Panther’ DVD

MGM and FOX are inviting cartoon fans to celebrate the 50th anniversary of beloved DePatie-Freleng feline The Pink Panther by planning a first-ever, fan-selected collection of his animated ... Continue Reading →
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Toon Hero Launches HTML5 Social Network

Toon Hero app creators Trigger Happy has launched its own social network at www.toonhero.com that allows users to quickly publish their creations using HTML5 technology. A user profile ... Continue Reading →