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Headline News Snoop Debuts As First Hip Hop Artist In Rock Band

Harmonix and MTV Games announced that an eight pack of songs from rap legend Snoop Dogg will be added to the Rock Band Music Store of downloadable content for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and Wii.

Headline News SIGGRAPH 2010 Electronic Theater to Screen at LA ACM SIGGRAPH Event

The Los Angeles Chapter of ACM SIGGRAPH will host a one night only event, showcasing the world's finest animation and visual effects in a special screening version of the "Electronic Theater" from the SIGGRAPH 2010 Conference's Computer Animation Festival.

Headline News RE:Vision Effects Releases RSMB v4 OFX Plugin for Nuke, Maya/3ds Max Composite and Scratch.

RE:Vision Effects, acclaimed effects plug-in industry leader and makers of Academy Award winning software, announces a new version of their ReelSmart Motion Blur OFX plug-in.

Headline News i3DTutorials releases “Introduction to Polygon Modeling: 3dsMax 2011

i3DTutorials announces their latest training product for Autodesk 3dsMax 2011, “Introduction to Polygon Modeling: 3dsMax 2011".

Headline News Ed Asner Talks Granny Goodness Role In Superman/Batman: Apocalypse

Seven-time Emmy Award winner Ed Asner (Up) reprises his Superman: The Animated Series/Justice League role as Granny Goodness in Superman/Batman: Apocalypse, the ninth entry in the popular, ongoing series of DC Universe Animated Original PG-13 Movies coming September 28, 2010 from Warner Premiere, DC Entertainment, Warner Bros. Animation and Warner Home Video.

Headline News Annies Call for Entries, Adds Two Categories

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announces its ‘Call for Entries’ for the 38th Annual Annie Awards.

Headline News Fantasias Coming to Blu-ray This Fall

By Rick DeMott | Thursday, September 2, 2010 at 11:45am

Fantasia and Fantasia 2000 -- the magical, animated musical masterpiece and the contemporary classic inspired by it -- debut in highly anticipated Blu-ray High Definition and DVD 2-Movie Collection Special Editions on November 30.

Headline News Syfy Journeys To Neverland In Peter Pan Prequel

By Rick DeMott | Thursday, September 2, 2010 at 11:39am

Syfy is re-teaming with writer/director Nick Willing to present Neverland, his original prequel to author J.M. Barrie’s classic Peter Pan, it was announced today by Mark Stern, Executive Vice President of Original Programming, Syfy and Co-Head of Content for Universal Cable Productions.

Headline News Nicktoons & NFL Draft Additional Football Stars For Rush Zone

By Rick DeMott | Thursday, September 2, 2010 at 11:24am

Nicktoons, Nickelodeon’s boy-targeted network, and the National Football League today announced additional NFL players, coaches and personalities who will voice themselves in the new, animated short-form series, Rush Zone: Guardians of the Core, premiering Monday, Sept. 6, at 8:00 p.m. (ET) on Nicktoons.