The hit Showtime series “Weeds” is back for its eighth and final season, and IdeaRocket is in the thick of it with their creation of the series’ new whiteboard show open animation.
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Visual effects software developer The Foundry announced that VFX facility MPC (The Moving Picture Company) has purchased a site license of KATANA to replace its in-house lighting system.
Valve announced Steam Greenlight, a new platform feature that enlists the community's help in selecting some of the next games to be released on Steam.
From touchdown to takeoff, Syfy is planning an all-out assault in order to give fans their first introduction to the visionary transmedia experience, "Defiance," at San Diego Comic-Con 2012.
Nickelodeon will debut the all-new, CG-animated series “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” with a one-hour special event on Saturday, September 29, at 11:00 a.m.
Cartoon Network has announced the DVD release of the entire first season of its Emmy-nominated animated comedy series “Adventure Time”.
Bron Animation has made several appointments under newly named Creative Directors Gil Rimmer and Ben Burden Smith.
Framestore’s digital team has partnered with Secret Cinema to further enhance film viewing experiences with immersive visual effects.
SIGGRAPH Real-Time Live! – a series of 10 international jury-selected submissions showcasing the latest trends and techniques for pushing the boundaries of interactive visuals – will be presented at at SIGGRAPH 2012.
Digital production and design studio Big Block produced the arresting and engaging visuals for viral campaigns for BMW, Nissan and Audi.
CARTOON--the European Association of Animation Film--has announced the five finalists for the Cartoon d'Or 2012, the pan-European award for the best animated short film of the year.
Nickelodeon honors the late Ernest Borgnine with a two-hour “SpongeBob SquarePants” marathon featuring the actor as Mermaid Man.
Sony Pictures Animation announces the signing of Genndy Tartakovsky to an overall agreement that extends beyond his current directorial film debut of “Hotel Transylvania” to include development and direction of his own projects, as well as an all-new take on “Popeye.”
Sony Pictures Entertainment’s visual effects artists, stereographers, colorists and sound mixers came together to apply the finishing touches to the summer tentpole “The Amazing Spider-Man.”
Motion design and production studio Royale was recently tapped by Nike to create a launch spot for the new Nike Lunar Hyperdunk 2012+ shoe.
Aardman has partnered with the SEA LIFE to produce unique “Timmy Time at SEA LIFE” events that will be held at four UK SEA LIFE attractions from July 21 until September 2, 2012.
LipSync, one of the UK’s fastest growing visual effects facilities, has appointed Ben Shepherd as its new Head of 3D/Visual Effects Supervisor.
Autodesk announced new versions of Autodesk Scaleform user interface (UI) middleware for mobile game development, offering an Adobe Flash-based gaming and application platform, as well as a new Unity game engine plug-in.
Marvel Studios announced that it will be hosting an “Iron Man 3” Kids’ Costume Event on Saturday, July 14, at 12:30 p.m. at the Marvel booth (#2329), at Comic-Con International in San Diego.
The Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art is closing its physical location; future arrangements will be announced by the end of July.
International visual effects company Pixomondo has added two top-notch VFX industry professionals to their London office, Executive Producer Roma O’Connor and VFX Supervisor Joern Grosshans.
eyeon Software released Fusion 6.4, highlighting another major update to what has been continuously benchmarked as the fastest compositor on the market.
For its latest collaboration with PopTech, Trollbäck + Company created the conference's opening sequence around the theme of "Toward Resilience."