Nickelodeon Launches Social VR Experience SlimeZone with IMAX

Nickelodeon and IMAX Corp. have teamed up to bring the network’s first multiplayer social virtual reality experience “SlimeZone” to IMAX VR Experience Centres globally — ... Continue Reading →
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Watch: Bringing ‘Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire’ Location VR to Life

If you fancy yourself an ideal candidate for the Rebel Alliance, you definitely want to put a visit to the new VR experience Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire on your bucket list. The ... Continue Reading →
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Unreal Dev Grants Back Pakistan Feature ‘Allahyar,’ ‘Claybook’ Game & More

Epic Games has revealed the recipients of the latest Unreal Dev Grants round, which total more than $200,000 in no-strings-attached funds for talented creators of animation, games, ... Continue Reading →

Bots, Battles, Music & Magic: Epic Awards More Unreal Dev Grants

Epic Games has announced the latest round of Unreal Dev Grants — a $5 million initiative that awards developers no-strings-attached funding for their contributions to the Unreal ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH 2017′s Cool Tools!

A few weeks ago, I had the chance to attend the SIGGRAPH CG animation and technology expo in Los Angeles. After hitting the floor and talking with a bunch of vendors, I’ve come ... Continue Reading →

Epic Games Brings Real-Time Innovations to SIGGRAPH

Epic Games will be holding its first SIGGRAPH Unreal Engine User Group (and party!) on July 31 at L.A.’s Orpheum Theatre, from 4:30-9 p.m. (Register for free online.) The User ... Continue Reading →

Unreal Announces Return of E3 Awards, $275K in Dev Grants

The dynamos behind Epic Games’ Unreal Engine are keeping quite busy, announcing the return of the Unreal E3 Awards to the LA gaming extravaganza (June 13-15), as well as the awarding ... Continue Reading →
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NAB Show ‘17 Animation Highlights

The NAB confab ( is underway in Las Vegas this week. Amid all the crazy new broadcasting tech on display, there’s always a few animation & VFX gems to catch the ... Continue Reading →

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VIDEO: Teen Titans Go! “Hand Zombie” In the all-new episode premiering Friday, April 21 at 6/5c on Cartoon Network, Starfire kisses Robin’s hand (Clip 1!), and his vow to ... Continue Reading →

‘Truffle Pig’ Blends 2D and Oculus VR

Los Angeles studio Gentleman Scholar has revealed an intriguing new project that immerses viewers into animated virtual reality. The Oculus Rift experience, Truffle Pig, combines 2D ... Continue Reading →