Syfy launches new Syfygames.com to curate best online free-to-play games for science fiction, fantasy and supernatural genre fans; redesign will feature exclusive content for ‘Battlestar Galactica Online’ game.
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Critically acclaimed 2D/3D hybrid series The Amazing World of Gumball is nominated for two awards, alongside Strange Hill High and holiday specials Room on the Broom and The Snowman and The Snowdog, dedicated to the memory of animator John Coates.
Framestore partners with Saatchi & Saatchi for Hans Strudel, a series of commercials and an online short film for Toaster Strudel.
Disney offers exclusive second screen live experiences to fans of the cult classic Tim Burton film, The Nightmare Before Christmas, starting October 18.
Sofia the First’s first primetime special, Sofia the First: The Floating Palace premieres Sunday, November 24 on the Disney Channel.
Sony Pictures Television announces the launch of a UK version of the anime, video on demand service, Animax.
LivoBooks announces the availability of the new app, Welcome to the Vampire's Lair...If You Dare, on the iTunes store.
Frederator Studios amps up Cartoon Hangover YouTube channel with second season launch of breakout animated hit, Bravest Warriors; new Season from the creators of cartoon network sensation Adventure Time headlines burgeoning YouTube channel’s programming expansion.
Annoying Orange creator Dane Boedigheimer teams with Collective Digital Studio to launch additional animated series on the Daneboe YouTube channel, beginning with The Misfortune of Being Ned, Gusto Rules and the premiere of Thunder McWylde.
Magic Light Pictures announces the first Room on the Broom interactive app based on the book by Julia Donaldson.
VIZ Media’s Neon Alley anime service celebrates one year anniversary with debut of “Catch Up” feature for Xbox and PS3, and an exciting fall season on October 18th; Ranma ½, Magi, Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Revolutionary Girl Utena, Gurren Lagann and the Lucha Libre-style Chikara.
Aardman produces Cupcakes of Doom, a new online game for the Emmy-winning animated series Regular Show.
Disney Interactive chooses humble’s Tumbleweed Tango to be the featured short Disney Shorts page on YouTube.
The 2013 edition of Italy’s VIEW Conference and VIEWFest highlights storytelling in all its forms, with presentations from filmmakers, animators, visual effects artists, and game and transmedia developers.
VIZ Media announces that the entirety of its digital manga catalog is now available on Amazon Kindle devices.
CAKE signs a VOD deal with DLA bringing eight properties, including Poppy Cat and Skunk-Fu!, to Latin America
Foothill Entertainment and Kidobi announce a digital distribution deal to add several preschool series to Kidobi’s web-based SVoD and mobile platforms.
New Watch [adult swim] initiative expands TV Everywhere strategy, launching live streaming functionality on AdultSwim.com and via the Watch [adult swim] app on iOS and Android devices.
New original series in development; First slate of content partners joining the channel; Premium brand advertisers flocking to new video distribution platform.