Practical effects company 32TEN Studios provides a number of practical effects for Guillermo del Toro’s newly-released Pacific Rim.
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Universal and Illumination Entertainment's box office hit Despicable Me 2 holds onto the top spot on the box office charts in its second weekend, beating out Guillermo del Toro's Pacific Rim and Sony’s Grown Ups 2.
Beginning Saturday, July 13, Disney XD launches the Randomation Animation programming block featuring the series premieres of Packages from Planet X and Camp Lakebottom, new episodes of Max Steel and Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja, and Phineas and Ferb Musical Cliptastic Countdown Hosted by Kelly Osbourne.
Side Effects Software announces the Houdini Engine, which allows for deep integration of Houdini technology into a wide variety of Digital Content Creation tools.
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.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announces the establishment of a new postproduction, visual effects and animation company at the landmark Tri-Main Center in Buffalo, NY.
Marvel's Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H., an action-packed, fun-filled animated series starring Marvel's strongest super heroes, to premiere on Disney XD with a special two-part episode on Sunday, August 11.
Hit series Once Upon a Time returns for its third consecutive year; two of Fall’s most anticipated new ABC series, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D and Once Upon a Time in Wonderland, will make their Comic-Con debuts.
Nexus and Analog create visual effects for Wieden + Kennedy's "Hands,” a two-minute CG animated short film directed by Smith & Foulkes for Honda.
Fox announces its complete lineup for San Diego Comic-Con 2013, including contests, meet-and-greets, panels, autograph sessions, talent appearances and giveaways.
Over five years in the making, animated short The Café is a work-in-progress with an ever-changing cast of participants from around the world, led by led by husband-and-wife powerhouse animation team Dana (Boadway) Masson and Terrence Masson.
Rainbow appoints new licensing agents to its global network for top brands including Winx Club, PopPixie, and Huntik: Secrets & Seekers.
DHX Media signs a new deal with Canal+ to bring the CG animated show, Monster Math Squad, to territories including France, Monaco and Andorra.
Japanese director Mami Sunada directs Kingdom of Dreams & Madness, a behind-the-scenes view of Studio Ghibli directors Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahataas and producer Toshio Suzuki as they complete their forthcoming animated features.
Adobe announces the availability of Adobe Anywhere for video, initially previewed in April 2013 at the National Association of Broadcasters trade show.
Monsters Inc. and Monsters University stars Billy Crystal and John Goodman, technology visionary Steve Jobs, television icon Dick Clark and other beloved contributors to the Disney legacy to be named and honored as official Disney Legends during the D23 Expo 2013.
VFX house Nvizible announces the company’s involvement with UK sci-fi feature, Our Robot Overlords, starring Gillian Anderson and Sir Ben Kingsley.
ArsenalFX turns up the volume in a 30-second ad, #UWANTIT, for Beats Pill by Dr. Dre for RadioShack.
My Little Pony Equestria Girls, the full-length feature introducing an exciting new dimension to the popular brand, heads to Blu-ray and DVD August 6.