Spark Animation 2015 Kicks Off Oct. 21

Spark CG Society will present the 2015 edition of the Spark Animation Festival, Conference and Job Fair in Vancouver, BC from October 21-25 ( This year, festival screenings ... Continue Reading →

Three Top Toon Execs Depart Nick

Three top execs exited Nickelodeon Animation Studio last week: Rich Magallanes, senior VP, current series; Jenna Boyd, senior VP, animation development; and Jill Sanford, VP, animation ... Continue Reading →

Nick to Develop Comic-Con Pitch

Nickelodeon has greenlit an original animated short called Cupcakery of Doom, which was pitched to the network at its first-ever open call during San Diego Comic-Con last month. After ... Continue Reading →

Nick Takes Short Submission ‘Loud House’ to Series

Nickelodeon has ordered 13 episodes of The Loud House, the first series to be greenlit out of its 2013 Animated Shorts Program. Inspired by first-time creator Chris Savino’s (Rocko’s ... Continue Reading →

A Few Things We Loved About the 2013 Animation Summit!

If you’ve been following Animation Magazine online, you already know that we had a terrific turnout at our 2013 World Animation & VFX Summit, which was held at the California ... Continue Reading →
Kristy Scanlan

Dean and Scanlan Elected as Women in Animation’s Co-Presidents

Women In Animation (WIA), the professional non-profit organization for women, who are involved in any aspect of the animation industry, has re-launched under new executive leadership. ... Continue Reading →

Pitch Party 2013: Vote For Your Favorites!

Animation Magazine’s 12th Annual Pitch Party is on and you can now click here: to view all of this year’s entries and vote for your ... Continue Reading →

Act Fast! Limited Space Open for Pitch Party ’13

Animag’s 12th annual Pitch Party Contest has only a few pitch slots open for the 2013 competition, so aspiring series creators and brilliant toonsters must act fast to be included. In ... Continue Reading →

Pitch Party 2013: Latest Judges Confirmed!

Animag is up and running with the 2013 edition of our annual Pitch Party contest — the online/print pitching competition that puts your animated project ideas into the hands of industry ... Continue Reading →

Nick Announces Winners of Shorts Program

Nickelodeon has announced the 12 winners of its second annual Animated Shorts Program, which is designed to identify and develop original comedy-driven content for kids. The cabler ... Continue Reading →