Abstract: Critically-acclaimed interactive director Aramique joins Tool, where he will explore the intersection of technology and storytelling with a focus on interactive and experimental installations for brands, music, museums and festivals.
Newly launched Venice, CA-based multi-disciplinary studio Golden secures representation with Gay Guthrey and Associates in the Midwest territory and Salon Reps on the West Coast.
New interactive video game, “Bush’s Bean Dash,” extends television commercial across multiple platforms.
Paris-based Cyber Group Studios signs a deal with Les Armateurs to represent international sales rights on one of the company’s flagship TV animation productions, ‘The Long, Long Holiday.’
Animation distributor GKIDS acquires North American rights to the Brazilian animated feature ‘Boy and the World,’ directed by Alê Abreu.
OTOY announces the availability of OctaneRender 2, the latest version of the company’s sophisticated real-time rendering software boasting more than a dozen new features requested by users.
Bonita cameras and Blade software deliver fast, affordable production for Chicago-based games developer Phosphor Games.
Creative Director/Partner Gary Nueman launches creative content and production company Engine Virtual Film Company.
Transaction to drive creation of 3D game engine for game developers, architects, engineers and designers.
Post facility Nice Shoes announces the opening of a new creative studio, Nice Shoes Creative Studio, headed by Executive Producer Geraint Owen.
Young women prove their might at the North American box office, delivering a $48.2 million opening for YA romance ‘The Fault in Our Stars’ and beating out Disney’s ‘Maleficent’ and Tom Cruise’s ‘Edge of Tomorrow.’
Acquisition comes as part of Kabillion’s expansion into digital distribution of third-party content in the U.S.
50 free high-res, PBR base materials will ship with Substance Designer; a direct link to GameTextures.com will allow for access to hundreds more.
Oscar-nominated entertainment company options the rights to adapt ‘Stick Man,’ the much-loved children’s book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler.
Key figures at L.A. production company Gigapix Studios accused of defrauding hundreds of investors for unfinished 3D animated ‘Wizard of Oz’ feature.
Spain’s Imira Entertainment secures deal with VOD giant Amazon in North America for tween-skewed ‘Lola & Virginia.’
Digital workflow management tool saves production time and money, affording complete control over digital assets.
Sony Pictures Entertainment celebrates the 30th anniversary of its blockbuster franchise ‘Ghostbusters’ with a 4K restoration of the original 1984 film and limited theatrical run starting August 29.
Stereo correction toolset gets massive overhaul, bringing higher quality results and improved workflows.
PGS Entertainment announces pre-sales of ‘ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks,’ the new series from Bagdasarian Productions, to Germany’s SUPER RTL and Spain’s ATRESMEDIA TELEVISIÓN.
Nickelodeon grows its content family with 13-episode order of ‘The Loud House,’ the first series to be greenlit out of its 2013 Animated Shorts Program.