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 →

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 →

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 →

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 →

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 →

‘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 →

‘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 →

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 →

Toon Hero Launches HTML5 Social Network

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

Full Length ‘Maleficent’ Trailer Takes Wing

After toying with Disney fans with snippets and teasers, Disney has finally released a more revealing trailer for its upcoming live-action, vfx driven film Maleficent — coming ... Continue Reading →