Geographical Region: Asia
Studio Ghibli’s “From Up On Poppy Hill” is nominated for a 2012 Asia Pacific Screen Award for best animated feature film.
Hasbro Studios signs a production agreement with Malaysia's Vision Animation and Australia's Moody Street Kids.
Toei Animation will introduce “Driland,” its newest animated series based on the hit social game, at MIPCOM 2012.
Digital Domain Media Group wins court approval to sell its business to a partnership of Chinese and Indian film companies.
Yash Raj Films to release next installment of India's blockbuster action franchise in IMAX Theatres.
Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific, Inc. is set to expand its kids’ entertainment portfolio with the launch of Toonami.
A new free app starring Cartoon Network’s favorite action hero has shot straight to the top of the iTunes Store, achieving almost half a million downloads in its first month.
Animator LeSean Thomas speaks at TEDxSinchon about his experience moving to Seoul to work in South Korea’s animation industry.
eOne Family secures a series of acquisitions from major broadcasters across Asia for Peppa Pig and other shows in its portfolio of children’s programming.
Adobe powers “Krishna aur Kans,” India’s first stereoscopic 3D animated feature film Set for release on August 3, 2012.
1C Company announced the release of the next international game for the iPhone and iPad, “Luntik Counts to Ten.”
Veteran Toei Animation executive Katsuhiro Takagi has been named President, Toei Animation Co., Ltd., effective immediately.
Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific commissioned The DMC Initiative (DMCI) to help launch new children’s channel, Discovery Kids
Studio AKA’s David Prosser has just completed a beautiful 3 ½ minute film for the Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival (SICAF).
Japanese motion picture production company Digital Frontier worked on CG production and compositing for director Mamoru Hosoda’s latest animated film, “Wolf Children.”
Aptech’s education brand, Arena Animation, has created “Dudolls,” the first television commercial produced in India that has undergone a 3D stereoscopic conversion, making it ready to be viewed on any 3D-supported device including 3D monitors and 3D cinema theater.
Vancouver-based Rainmaker Entertainment has revealed that the company is selling its animation studio to Beijing-based animation company Xing Xing Digital.
Southpaw Technology announced that it has signed a 100-seat licensing deal with the Korean visual effects studio, Dexter Digital.
Oriental DreamWorks, the joint venture set up by DreamWorks Animation and a state-backed Chinese consortium, will be the flagship company at a new media center under development in Shanghai's West Bank Media Port.