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Sony Computer Entertainment Acquires Sucker Punch Prods.

Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) announced today that leading game developer and long-time partner Sucker Punch Productions, creators of the top-selling Sly Cooper and inFamous franchises, joins the global development operation of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios (SCE WWS).

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Soul Surfer Debuts on Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack and DVD

Soul Surfer, based on the remarkable true story of pro surfer Bethany Hamilton’s journey from tragedy to triumph, debuts on Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack and DVD August 2nd from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

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Chuggington Eats Healthy with DVD Campaign

Riding the rails has never been sweeter! “Chuggington” the preschool hit from children’s entertainment company, Ludorum, will help young “trainees” and their families from coast-to-coast get on board with healthy eating when a new cross-promotional campaign from Anchor Bay Entertainment and Well-Pict Berries leaves the station this summer.

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Thinware Media Launches StudioCAP Asset Management System

Thinware Media Ltd (Thinware), an established animation industry leader based in Vancouver, B.C., today launched StudioCAP (CAP=Computer Aided Production), a completely new workflow automation and asset management solution for animation studios.

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Metalogix Releases Archive Manager 5.0

Metalogix Software, the leading provider in content lifecycle management (CLM) solutions for Microsoft SharePoint, Exchange, and legacy environments, today announced the general release of Metalogix Archive Manager 5.0, the next-generation of its award-winning archiving software products for Microsoft Exchange, files and SharePoint data.

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MAXON to Showcase New Release of CINEMA 4D at SIGGRAPH 2011

MAXON Computer, the leading developer of professional 3D modeling, painting, animation and rendering solutions, today announced the company’s exhibitor participation at SIGGRAPH 2011 – the leading convention for computer graphics and interactive technology professionals, taking place August 7th to 11th at the Vancouver Convention Centre, Vancouver, BC.

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Nick Greenlights Third Season Of T.U.F.F. Puppy

Nickelodeon, the number-one kids’ brand and largest producer of television animation in the world, has picked up a third season of T.U.F.F. Puppy, the newest hit animated series from Nicktoon hit-maker Butch Hartman (The Fairly OddParents), it was announced today by Brown Johnson, President, Animation, Nickelodeon and MTVN Kids and Family Group.

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Gravity Produces Over 130 VFX Shots For Crazy, Stupid, Love.

Gravity, an international creative content and brand communications company, produced over 130 visual effects shots for the Warner Bros. Pictures romantic comedy, “Crazy, Stupid, Love," which opened nationwide, July 29th.

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Tweak's RV Streamlines 3-D for ILM on Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Tweak Software's RV, used by Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) as its image and sequence viewer of choice, helped the company streamline stereo 3D visual effects reviews on the summer blockbuster Transformers 3.