VIZ Media launches Hello Kitty: Here We Go!, a new original title centered around the theme of travel.
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Magic Light Pictures announces the first Room on the Broom interactive app based on the book by Julia Donaldson.
VIZ Media announces that the entirety of its digital manga catalog is now available on Amazon Kindle devices.
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.
Disney’s Sofia the First launches as an appisode on Disney Junior Appisodes app, available for iOS platforms.
Academy Award winning Moonbot Studios creates a mobile arcade-style adventure game and animated short film, The Scarecrow, to help promote Chipotle Mexican Grill.
Radical Sheep Productions and Industrial Brothers Canada launch the multi-platform Yup Yups, which is set to premiere on Disney Junior Canada September 16.
Tippett Studio relies on the latest Hitachi NAS platform to power HD animation and images for the new Efexio effects marketplace.
V & S Entertainment appoints Daredevil Development to create a gaming app for the hit show Everything’s Rosie.
The full lineup of speakers planned for VIEW CONFERENCE 2013 is unveiled, including a keynote presentation from ILM’s John Knoll as well as presentations and talks from ILM’s Roger Guyett, Digital Domain’s Eric Nash, Image Engine’s Peter Muyzers, Sony Picture’s Troy Saliba and Parag Havaldar, the Moving Picture Company’s Marco Carboni, Sony Animation’s Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn, Pixar’s Sandra Karpman and Lucia Modesto, MacGuff’s Bruno Chauffard, computer graphics scientist Paul Debevec, and many more.
Trigger Happy teams with Frederator Studios to bring characters from the hugely popular web series, Bravest Warriors, to Toon Hero, an app for iPad users of all ages to create their own animated stories using world famous characters.
ASSIMILATE launches free SCRATCH Play, a comprehensive media player for professional and consumer formats.
Autodesk unveils Maya LT for indie and mobile game developers starting at $50 a month; powerful tools and affordable pricing expand 3D options for independent game developers and small studios.
Konami Digital Entertainment and Kung Fu Factory release Domo Jump, an all-new app available now on the App Store.
Estée Lauder launches The Beauty of Night, an interactive digital experience created by design agency HUSH.
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.
Disney Animated, a collaboration with Touch Press and Walt Disney Animation Studios, provides unprecedented access to the art and technology behind all 53 Walt Disney Animation Studios feature films.
The Cartoon Network mobile app is now available for free download from the NOOK Store and the Amazon Appstore.