The 2012 iteration of the Game Developers Conference, presented each spring in San Francisco, kicked off on Monday, marking another great year for creators, publishers, technology developers and consumers alike.
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Warner Bros. has secured the rights to Bolivar, an upcoming graphic novel from publisher Archaia Entertainment, with Irish filmmaker Kealan O’Rourke attached to write and direct the project.
Michael Cawood and Michaela Copikova have been named as the second quarter winners for AniMazSpot 2012.
Global kids phenomenon Moshi Monsters is set to take the music world by storm after parent company Mind Candy confirmed a major partnership deal with Sony Music.
HP introduced new multicore updates and increased expandability on its powerful line of HP Z Workstations.
Joe Strike interviews R.O. Blechman at the NY Society of Illustrators on March 7, 2012, as part of the “Interview with an Animator” series.
Autodesk announced that indie game studio GlobZ used the company's user interface (UI) solution, Autodesk Scaleform middleware, to re-create the Flash-based game "TwinSpin" for the iOS platform, which runs on Apple's iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices.
Autodesk has announced new and enhanced game development middleware from its recently launched Autodesk Gameware product line.
An intricate drama hailed as one of the finest ever made for television, John le Carré’s classic Cold War-era spy drama Tinker, Tailor, Solider, Spy debuts on Blu-ray from Acorn Media on April 24, 2012
The Facilis TerraBlock 5.5 Shared Storage Solution with the Facilis Shared File System for Linux is now available.
USC ICT , Icon Imaging Studio , Lightstage LLC and House of Moves (HOM) collaboratively pioneered a new process to create digital doubles for the recently released Journey 2: The Mysterious Island.
Dashing shows off the miraculous inner-engineering of Hyundai's vehicles as the cars cruise around a massive interior test track in a new five-spot campaign for Innocean Worldwide.
2K Play, Nickelodeon, the Major League Baseball Players Association and Major League Baseball Properties today announced that Nicktoons MLB 3D is now in stores.
iPi Soft, LLC, announced that iPi Motion Capture Version 2.0 -- the next generation in the company’s scalable line of markerless motion capture technology -- is scheduled for availability in Spring 2012.
Michael Zimbard takes the reins as the new owner and president of acclaimed pre-viz studio Edit1 and welcomes of Mike Donovan as Executive Producer.
Disney EMEA announced that it has started production in Ireland on a new action-packed animated comedy, “Randy Cunningham: Ninth Grade Ninja.”
The Jim Henson Company has announced a slate of international broadcast license agreements for the company’s masterful, live-action fantasy feature films LABYRINTH and THE DARK CRYSTAL, and its ingenious science-fiction series, FARSCAPE. All three titles will be offered to international buyers at this year’s MIP-TV.
Popular network rendering controller for Lightwave, Maya, Modo, Messiah Studio, 3DSmax, XSI, Digital Fusion, After Effects, Cinema 4D, Blender, 3Delight, VUE, Houdini, Mental ray, Nuke, Maxwell, Arnold, Terragen 2, MachStudio and more, has been updated with new features, including support for LightWave 11.
The Marvel Universe programming block, which includes animated series "Ultimate Spider-Man" and season two of "The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes," arrives on Disney XD Sunday, April 1, 2012.
Autodesk has entered into a landmark license agreement allowing Nintendo to provide Autodesk Gameware technology to its licensed developers, creating video games for the upcoming Wii U platform and helping differentiate Nintendo's new hardware, expected to hit store shelves later this year.
Songwriter Robert Sherman, best known for writing the infectious Disney tunes “It’s a Small World After All” and "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious," died Monday, March 5 in London.
London post facility Rushes provided VFX and the main title sequence for the BBC4’s “Dirk Gently” comedy series, based on the books by Douglas Adams.
IKinema LTD, creators of IKinema inverse kinematics (IK) solver, announced that Luxology has integrated their RunTime technology into the freshly released modo 601.