London design/animation studio We Are Formation turns to iPi Motion Capture to provide a layer of authenticity to Take On Blake, a Facebook game for automaker KIA’s Optima that allows players to create their own animated avatar and compete in a slam dunk contest against NBA star Blake Griffin.
ASIFA-Hollywood announces its call for entries for the 41st Annual Annie Awards, to begin Tuesday, September 3.
Konami Digital Entertainment and Kung Fu Factory release Domo Jump, an all-new app available now on the App Store.
Virtual reality technology developer Oculus announces the open beta launch of Share, a new platform that allows users to self-publish, discover, download, and play virtual reality-based games and experiences.
Ubisoft announces a partnership with Sony Pictures Entertainment and New Regency to create a feature film based on the action adventure game Watch Dogs.
Motion Theory’s directorial team Akama creates a short animated trailer for Ubisoft’s upcoming cross-platform game Rayman Legends.
DreamWorks Animation’s Turbo Racing League App spends ten weeks as the #1 most downloaded racing and reaches 20 million downloads.
Disney Interactive launches two mobile apps – Disney Infinity: Toy Box and Disney Infinity: Action – for the forthcoming console game incorporating many of the company’s most iconic characters.
KingsIsle Entertainment taps Clockwork VFX to create the launch ads for online games Pirate101 and Wizard101.
Digital Domain promotes Terry Clotiaux to president of feature films; Rich Flier is promoted to president of advertising and games.
Wolf & Crew present a day-in-the-life of Dave as he escapes a Plants vs. Zombies skirmish in the new trailer for Plants vs. Zombies Part 2: It’s About Time!
Disney/ABC Television Group’s Digital Media team launches Gravity Falls Mystery Shack Attack, a new tower defense strategy game for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch based on the popular Disney Channel show Gravity Falls.
Aardman Animations partners with the Brunel’s SS Great Britain and the Science Museum to create an interactive experience for children of the Isambard Kingdom Brunel in Full Steam Ahead.
Nickelodeon partners with Activision Publishing to develop video games featuring SpongeBob SquarePants.
Big Fish partners with Calabash Animations to enhance the popular mobile game, Fairway Solitaire, with animated video.
Digital agency Modus Operandi creates an action-intensive campaign to showcase the EA SPORTS IGNITE Engine and the next generation of EA SPORTS games.
MPC teams up with digital agency Modus Operandi to create a pair of adrenaline-pumping spots for EA SPORTS used to promote the company’s four sports franchises at the 2013 E3 conference.
Toon Goggles rolls out the latest major update to the Toon Goggles app on July 15, with an increased selection of no-cost content.
Ubisoft’s Rabbids head to Nickelodeon in an all new CG-animated series, Rabbids Invasion, premiering August 3.
Rovio Entertainment and Lucasfilm announce a continued collaboration on the Angry Birds Star Wars franchise with Angry Birds Star Wars II, launching September 19th in app stores worldwide.
Disney's most loyal fans will get a close-up look at an extensive collection of interactive experiences and merchandise at the 2013 D23 Expo, taking place August 9-11 at the Anaheim Convention Center.