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Ex-Rovio Head Launches New Animation Co. Haruworks

A new Finland-based animation start-up studio has officially opened today, dubbed Haruworks. The company is headed by animation and mobile entertainment expert Nick Dorra as Founder, ... Continue Reading →
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Mike Rosenthal Brings “Moldcore” to Cartoon Hangover with ‘Slug Riot’

Frederator is building its highly prized digital catalog by commissioning several new, original series for its Cartoon Hangover Select channel (available on Ellation’s VRV), including ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Animation & Cartoon Hangover Launch 1st Incubator Film ‘The Summoning’

Sony Pictures Animation and Frederator Networks (a WOW! Unlimited Media company) has debuted its first GO! Cartoons incubator short: The Summoning. The fruits of the program, first ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Clips, ‘Cars 3′ on Digital, Frederator Hits 1 Billion Views & More

The Strange, Spooky Story Behind ‘Michael Jackson’s Halloween’ Vanity Fair‘s Yohana Desta gets the down-low on the all-star, one-hour TV special announced this ... Continue Reading →
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World Animation & VFX Summit: 2017 Honorees, Master Classes & Panelists

The 2017 edition of the World Animation and VFX Summit has announced this year’s recipients of the Hall of Fame awards and panelist lineup. This year’s honorees, recognized for ... Continue Reading →
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Adult Swim Unveils ‘Apollo Gauntlet’ at Rooster Teeth

Adult Swim is heading to Austin, Texas, to premiere two episodes of its upcoming series Apollo Gauntlet at the Rooster Teeth Animation Festival. Set for July 6-9 at the Austin Convention ... Continue Reading →
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Netflix’s ‘Castlevania’ to Screen at Rooster Teeth Fest

The dead will rise in Austin, Texas when Rooster Teeth Animation Festival presents an exclusive theatrical screening of the new Netflix Original Series Castlevania. Set for July 7 at ... Continue Reading →
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Nelvana Brings First ‘Bravest Warriors’ Broadcast Season on MIP Quest

Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana has announced at MIPTV that it is teaming up with Frederator Studios (part of WOW! Unlimited Media) for a fourth season of digital platform hit Bravest ... Continue Reading →
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Frederator, Recursion Venture into ‘The Nameless City’

Frederator Studios, a WOW! Unlimited Media company, has entered an agreement with Recursion Media and Eisner Award winner Faith Erin Hicks to develop an animated series base on her ... Continue Reading →
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Amazon Greenlights Original Toons ‘Pete the Cat’ & ‘Costume Quest’

Amazon has ordered two new animated titles for its Amazon Original Kids Series slate: Pete the Cat, based on the award-winning book series, and Costume Quest, inspired by the hit videogames. ... Continue Reading →