Back to the Moon

Google’s First VR Doodle Celebrates Magic of Méliès

Today marks the launch of the first-ever Virtual Reality/360-degree interactive Google Doodle. The charming animated project Back to the Moon celebrates the magic and genius of French ... Continue Reading →
The Art of Google Spotlight Stories

Google Spotlight Launches Art Book and Exhibit

For the past three years, animation fans have been enjoying the amazing projects produced under the Google Spotlight Stories banner. Now they can take in some of the fantastic concept ... Continue Reading →
Rain or Shine

Google Spotlight Presents VR Launch of ‘Rain or Shine’ on Steam, Viveport

Google Spotlight Stories and Nexus Studios are embracing the newly arrived spring season with the virtual reality version of Rain or Shine, directed by Felix Massie, which is available ... Continue Reading →
The Amazing World of Gumball

‘Revolting Rhymes’, ‘Gumball’ & More Score 2018 British Animation Awards

The winners of the 2018 British Animation Awards were revealed Thursday night in a ceremony laced with surprises, held at London’s BFI Southbank and hosted by comedian-actor Miles ... Continue Reading →
The Breadwinner

Manchester Animation Fest Gets Buzzing Nov. 14

Having released a rundown of programming highlights for the 2017 edition back in September, organizers of the Manchester Animation Festival are putting on the finishing touches ahead ... Continue Reading →
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Mixed Media

Patrick Osborne and Felix Massie test the limits of animation in the burgeoning field of VR with the Google Spotlight Stories Pearl and Rain or Shine. Patrick Osborne’s follow ... Continue Reading →
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Google Spotlight Stories Launches ‘Rain or Shine’

Google Spotlight Stories and Nexus Studios have debuted their new 360, interactive animated story, Rain or Shine — available now on YouTube 360 and the Google Spotlight Stories ... Continue Reading →
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VIEW Conference 2016 Details Revealed

Italy’s largest computer graphics and digital media conference, VIEW, will take place in Turin October 24-28 this year. The 2016 edition promises the largest and most diverse ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

’Finding Dory’ Sets Animation Film Record with $9.2 Million Thursday Preview Pixar’s hotly anticipated sequel scores highest Thursday night preview take of all time, and might ... Continue Reading →
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Google Trailers ‘Rain or Shine’ from Nexus

Google Spotlight Stories has released a trailer for their newest, most interactive short yet: Rain or Shine, directed by Felix Massie and produced with Nexus Animation Studio. As with ... Continue Reading →