Atomic Cartoons and Australia’s Sticky Pictures start production on 26 half-hour episodes of the original animated television comedy series Pirate Express, set for broadcast on Canada’s TELETOON in the fall of 2014 and Nine Network Australia in 2015.
CAKE launches the stop-motion animated Clay Kids in Brazil, featuring the voice of local rapper/songwriter Gabriel O Pensador.
Now in its second year, the SIGGRAPH Mobile program presents the latest advances in mobile technologies, graphics, and apps with talks, workshops, panels, and demonstrations with mobile innovators from around the world.
The executive, who was to have stepped down as CEO in March 2015, will retain that title until the end of his current contract as executive chairman expires.
D23 Expo attendees to be among the first to see the film in 3D with special appearances from select filmmakers and stars.
New Adult Swim Funhouse will dazzle and delight series panels for fan favorite shows and 2014 animated series Soundproof Booth will provide fans a sweet escape.
Cartoon Network plans Adventure Time and Regular Show extravaganzas at 2013 San Diego Comic-Con, including an Adventure Time booth featuring a replica of the Ice King’s castle and Regular Show Regular Zone Experience at New Children’s Museum of San Diego, as well as back-to-Back Adventure Time and Regular Show Panels at Hilton Bayfront on Friday, July 19.
Canadian media regulator the CRTC approves a revised bid by Bell Media-parent BCE to acquire Astral Media for $3.4 billion.
Video Games Live announces 30+ more tour dates, with stops in Chile, China, Brazil, Mexico, the United States, and more.
Summit Entertainment showcases its highly-anticipated Ender's Game at Comic-Con 2013, presenting never-before-seen new footage, appearances by cast members and filmmakers, and interactive fan events.
Advance registration for SIGGRAPH 2013 taking place in Anaheim from July 21-25 ends this Friday, June 28.
Practical effects company 32TEN Studios expands its capabilities with the installation of a ventilated paint booth, 10 x 15-foot green screen, and a PROJECT HD 3000 3D printing system.
Geneva Film’s stop-motion animated short, Foxed!, will have its Canadian premiere at the Toronto Film Festival.
The Animation Block Party, dedicated to exhibiting all genres of the world's best independent, professional and student animation, celebrates its tenth anniversary with the festival’s largest slate of programming ever.
Studio Ghibli releases a teaser for director Hayao Miyazaki's forthcoming animated feature, The Wind Rises (Kaze ga Tachinu), giving fans a 35-second glimpse at the highly-anticipated project.
SIGGRAPH Dailies celebrates excellence in computer graphics in a fast-paced event that gives each presenter two minutes to show an animation and describe their work.
Jamaica tries to position itself as the next hub of global animation, a growing industry that generated more than $100 billion last year.
The SIGGRAPH Asia 2013 Student Volunteers Program seeks reliable, independent and enthusiastic students who are keen to be among the industry leaders and professionals of the next generation.
The 2013 Palm Springs International ShortFest announces festival winners, with the claymation Arts & Crafts Spectacular #2 receiving the prize for best animated short, and Harald by Moritz Schneider taking first prize for best student animation.
Warner Bros. Television Group descends upon Comic-Con International: San Diego 2013 with teleporters, super heroes, vampires, androids, and more.
Animation studio Bento Box expands its business into developing and producing original animated content; hires comedy veteran Mike Clements to run newly-formed division.
Legendary British animation director, designer and studio owner John Wilson dies on Friday, June 21, at the age of 93.
Japan’s Polygon Pictures announces the establishment of J Cube Inc. (J³), a new computer graphics R&D service and consulting agency established to take the group to the next level of technological innovation.