‘Marvel’s Spider-Man’ Coming to Disney XD in 2017

A new original web-slingin’ toon will debut on Disney XD next year with the arrival of Marvel’s Spider-Man in 2017. The Marvel Television production will tell the story ... Continue Reading →
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Dwayne McDuffie Award Nominations Now Open

Mad Event Entertainment and Long Beach Comic Con have opened nominations for the 2017 Dwayne McDuffie Award for Diversity in Comics. This year welcomes a new director of the award, ... Continue Reading →

‘Gnomes & Goblins’ VR from Jon Favreau Debuts

Leading virtual reality studio and content distributor Wevr (creators of theBlu) has launched a preview for a new, immersive VR experience titled Gnomes & Goblins – conceived ... Continue Reading →

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SGN Buys TinyCo, Maker of ‘Marvel Avengers Academy’ Mobile Game SGN, founded by MySpace and Fox vets, marks its third acquisition since its 2010 founding with the company also behind ... Continue Reading →

‘Transformers 5′ Gets Title: ‘The Last Knight’

Paramount Pictures has officially dubbed the fifth installment of its box-office obliterating giant robot film series, announcing Transformers: The Last Knight. Production will kick ... Continue Reading →

Animation Architects

Industrial Light and Magic has created pure movie wizardry for four decades — and we look back at some of the best animated moments from its vast archive of achievements. It’s been ... Continue Reading →

TeamTO Taps Lead Creatives for Girl-Power Toon ‘Jade Armor’

French studio TeamTO has appointed director Chloe Miller and head writer Rebecca Hobbs to its new “girl-power” animated series Jade Armor, after switching out the original concept’s ... Continue Reading →

Star Wars, Marvel Attractions Planned for Shanghai Disneyland

Shanghai Disneyland, set to open to the public in Spring 2016, will contain six themed lands (Mickey Avenue, Adventure Isle, Gardens of Imagination, Tomorrowland, Treasure Cove and ... Continue Reading →

Disney XD Builds to Sept. 26 ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Premiere

The Marvel Animated Universe is going cosmic this autumn, with a Sept. 26 premiere date on Disney XD now set for its upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy animated series. Leading up to ... Continue Reading →

PGS Secures Further ‘Iron Man’ Sales

PGS Entertainment has inked a number of global media licensing deals for Iron Man: Armored Adventures (52 x 30). The CG-animated adventure series produced by Method Animation, DG Entertainment ... Continue Reading →