Category: Mobile and Wireless
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.
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 Trunki to create the family friendly PaddlePak app, available now on the App Store.
Big Fish partners with Calabash Animations to enhance the popular mobile game, Fairway Solitaire, with animated video.
Imagination Technologies will showcase their new developments in ray-traced graphics at SIGGRAPH with previews of Caustic Visualizer for Maya v1.2 and Caustic Visualizer for 3ds Max 1.0.
Toon Goggles rolls out the latest major update to the Toon Goggles app on July 15, with an increased selection of no-cost content.
VFX company Tippett forms a partnership with visual technology group Pixelux Entertainment to supply and license Hollywood-style original and creature animations for the Efexio special effects marketplace with the creation of an exclusive “Tippett Creature Shop,” featuring downloadable quality animations of creatures.