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Pre-SIGGRAPH Highlights & Tech News

‘Fortnite’ Trailer Rewrites Traditional CG Workflows Epic Games has released a 3-minute launch cinematic trailer for its toon-styled multiplayer survival game, featuring a detailed ... Continue Reading →
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SDCC: First ‘Rocko’ Footage, ‘Archer’ Meets Eggsy, ‘Voltron’ S3 Trailer & More

Nickelodeon Unveils First Footage of ‘Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling’ Fans were treated to a sneak peek at the return of the wallaby at a panel with original series’ voice ... Continue Reading →
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Tom Sito Joins Academy Board; Edlund Returns to VFX Branch

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has announced the new electees to its 2017-18 Board of Governors. Among these esteemed industry veterans, animator, historian and educator ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Han Solo’ Helmers Out, LA Schwizgebel Event, D23 Goodies & More

’Star Wars’: Why the Han Solo Film Directors Were Fired Sources say the the LEGO Movie helmers clashed creatively with Star Wars script vet Lawrence Kasdan. Possible replacements ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

Scum & Villainy Cantina Extended Thru June The sold-out pop-up Star Wars dining experience is extending its LA run through June — ticketing and reservations are now open! ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: Disney XD Bricks Up for Star Wars Day

It’s the biggest holiday on the galactic calendar, Star Wars Day! To celebrate, Disney XD has built up an all-day marathon of fun and adventure in a galaxy far, far away. The entire ... Continue Reading →
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‘Frozen 2,’ Marvel & Star Wars Flicks Get Dates from Disney

Walt Disney Studios’ feature release schedule for the next four years has been revealed. On top of 2017’s lineup of titles detailed in January (view here), we finally have debuts ... Continue Reading →
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Disney XD Greenlights ‘LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures’ Season 2

A second season of galactic adventure is coming this summer as LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures returns to Disney XD. “The series creators expertly deliver an equal amount ... Continue Reading →
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D23 Disney Fan Expo Heading to Japan in 2018

The Walt Disney Company (Japan) has announced it will hold a D23 Expo Japan in 2018. The special event created by the the Official Disney Fan Club will run February 10-12 at Tokyo Disney ... Continue Reading →
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BANDAI Brings Tamashii Nations Tour to NYC

Japanese toy company BANDAI Co., Ltd. is embarking on an international tour to celebrate the 10th anniversary of its Tamashii Nations collectible figures brand. Figure display events ... Continue Reading →