An original concept by developed Engine Room, National Geographic’s “Empire” is the fascinating story of two iconic architectural projects, the Empire State building and the new One World Tower.
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Nickelodeon has just launched “Nick Jr. Draw and Play,” an app that allows kids to draw, paint and color with their favorite preschool characters.
Kathleen Kennedy is named the Co-Chair of Lucasfilm, with George Lucas becoming Co-Chairman of the Board and continuing as CEO.
The epic animated trailer “Avacyn Restored” for game title “Magic: The Gathering” is the latest in a series of darkly beautiful collaborations between game company Wizards of the Coast and award-winning design and production studio Spacejunk.
Preschool personalization engine Kidobi announced that its iPad application is now available free in the App Store.
With the Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD of the heroic tale, John Carter, about to be released, acclaimed director Andrew Stanton talks about the epic project in a Q&A.
Global brand management firm Evolution and Rollman Entertainment have partnered with creator Kevin Grevioux on the rights to “Monstroids,” Grevioux’s fresh twist on classic monsters from the upcoming Astounding Comics & Darkstorm Studios comic book series.
Alan Horn is named Chairman of The Walt Disney Studios, where he will oversee worldwide operations including production, distribution and marketing for live-action and animated films from Disney, Pixar and Marvel, as well as marketing and distribution for DreamWorks Studios films released under the Touchstone Pictures banner.
The Vancouver Animation School was recognized by the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) as the winner of the CIRA Impact Award for elearning in 2012.
Hanspeter Pfister, the SIGGRAPH 2012 Technical Papers Chair from Harvard University, shares his take on submission trends, jury selection and the jury process for SIGGRAPH 2012.
Level 256 Visual Effects announced that it has produced more than 60 VFX shots for “The Dictator,” the latest film from Sacha Baron Cohen.
Officials at New York Comic Con announced that the New York Anime Festival will become an integral part of the massive pop culture convention rather than continue to operate as a separate co-located event.
Faceware’s new end-to-end tool suite helps animators create high-fidelity facial performances 3-10x faster than hand keying.
Boris FX 10 adds new support for Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 / CS5.5 (Mac and Windows), Sony Vegas Pro 11, and Grass Valley EDIUS 6.
Video Games Live unveils the lineup for its eighth annual Los Angeles show with a cavalcade of special guests, first time ever music premieres, industry stars, new interactive technology and incredible prizes.
Odyssey Pictures has put out a sneak peek at some of the artwork for the forthcoming animated feature, “Hank the Cowdog,” based on the beloved children’s literary franchise by John R. Erickson.
After several weeks of building an online following, this week saw the debut of the pilot episode of hilarious new animated sci-fi web series” New Eden.”
Tickets for the Toronto Animation Arts Festival International (TAAFI), celebrating the best of animation arts from around the world, go on sale June 1, 2012.
“Wolf Dog Tales,” an animated short film from director Bernadine Santistevan, will have its world premiere on June 4, 2012, at this year¹s Annecy International Animated Film Festival.
Online game developer Red 5 Studios will establish its European headquarters in Cork, Ireland, creating 30 jobs in that region.