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Daily News Bytes: Disney Originals Under Threat, HAFF’s Upheaval, Bot-Written Wizardry & More

CALL FOR ENTRIES: 2018 Hiroshima International Animation Festival The biennial, Oscar-qualifying Japanese fest is now accepting entries for the 17th edition (August 23-27). Submit your ... Continue Reading →
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‘Archer’ Digital Goodies on a Limited Time Mission in Quidd

Leading digital goods buying and trading platform Quidd has teamed up with FX Networks to offer officially licensed digital stickers and trading cards inspired by hit animated series ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Marvel Trailers ‘Ant-Man and The Wasp’, Voodoo Doughnuts Sweet on ‘Steven Universe’, ‘Black Panther’ Wows & More

‘Black Panther’ First Reactions: It’s “Astonishing,” “Iconic” and “Will Save Blockbusters” Ryan Coogler’s visually stunning, ... Continue Reading →
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Production on Glover Bros. FXX ‘Deadpool’ Toon Underway

Production has kicked off in Atlanta, Georgia on the new Marvel’s Deadpool adult-targeted animated series for FXX, created by local entertainment pros (and brothers) Donald Glover ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Solo’ Synopsis, Marvel Toon Rumors, ‘Wrinkle in Time’ BTS, & More

Official Synopsis for ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Revealed Coming to theaters May 25: “Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in Solo: A Star ... Continue Reading →
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Carl Barks “Family Portrait” Helps Heritage Animation Auction Clear $1.5M

A painting by one of the most famous Walt Disney Studios artists of all time helped Heritage Auctions’ Dec. 9-10 Animation Art Auction in Beverly Hills, California clear more ... Continue Reading →
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The Animation Lover’s Holiday Gift Guide

FULLY BOOKED The Art of Ferdinand (Titan Books, $40) puts the colorful world of Blue Sky’s latest release into your hooves, with 160 pages of behind-the-scenes art and insights. Author ... Continue Reading →
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Writers Guild to Honor Animation Writer Len Wein

Late comic book co-creator of Marvel’s Wolverine and DC’s Swamp Thing and animation writer Len Wein will receive the Writers Guild of America West’s Animation Writers Caucus Animation ... Continue Reading →
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Women in Animation Awards Two Phyllis Craig Scholarships

Women in Animation announces that, for the first time, it has selected two recipients for the Phyllis Craig Scholarship: Heather Forlong and Esther Tejano. The annual award for student ... Continue Reading →
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New Hulk/Black Widow Funko Short Debuts

Marvel and Funko have collaborated to create a second season of the popular Marvel Funko animated shorts, the third of which, Tick Tick Smash, was released today. In the new offering, ... Continue Reading →