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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 →
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CES: FoxNext Takes You Inside the Virtual Making of ‘Isle of Dogs’

Fox’s games and VR division, FoxNext, took the stage at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to offer a sneak preview of Isle of Dogs Behind the Scenes (in Virtual Reality), ... Continue Reading →
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FaceRig Creators Holotech Receive $2M in Funding

Romanian software company Holotech Studios SRL, makers of the animation program FaceRig, announced it has secured $2 million USD. The investment, received by venture capital fund SignalFire, ... Continue Reading →
OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes

Trailer: ‘OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes’ Gets Jan. 23 Release Date

Cartoon Network has announced the release date for OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes as January 23, when the colorful toon tie-in will launch on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC (Steam) ... Continue Reading →
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Top Tech Tools and Trends of 2017

As we count down the days to the beginning of the new year, it’s a good time to look back at some of the top tech tools of 2017. Some are new, and some have evolved or pivoted into ... Continue Reading →
ASTEROIDS!

Ingrid Nilsen, Elizabeth Banks Star in Baobab’s ‘ASTEROIDS!’

Leading immersive animation shop Baobab Studios today debuted its highly anticipated VR film ASTEROIDS! The short features Ingrid Nilsen as the voice of Peas in her first VR endeavor, ... Continue Reading →
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Google Spotlight Stories Launches ‘Sonaria’ VR

The latest Google Spotlight Stories virtual reality experience, Sonaria launched Friday across multiple platforms, including Steam, Viveport and mobile for Android, iOS and Daydream ... Continue Reading →
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‘Machinarium’ Creators Tease New Game ‘Chuchel’

Czech video game developer Amanita Design got a hefty amount of attention from both gamers and animation fans when they released Machinarium in 2009. Combining classic point-&-click ... Continue Reading →
Roland Emmerich

‘Independence Day’ Helmer Roland Emmerich Launches VR Startup

For all the hype around Virtual Reality as a brand new cinematic and gaming medium, a major obstacle to the form gaining a wider audience has been its cost and unwieldy amount of required ... Continue Reading →
Angelo Rules

CAKE Inks ‘Angelo Rules’ S4 Deal with Cartoon Network

CAKE and Turner’s Cartoon Network have struck a deal for a fourth season of award-winning animated comedy Angelo Rules, co-produced with top French producer TeamTO. The new 52 ... Continue Reading →