Fifteenth international conference and festival of contemporary character design and art runs May 8-12.
Featuring new tools and performance enhancements for faster animation, improved working environments, higher quality previews and improved pipeline integration.
Second collaboration between director and animator Michael Frei and game designer Mario von Rickenbach is from the publishers of David OReilly’s critically-acclaimed ‘Everything.’
New deal includes previously announced ‘UglyDolls’ animated feature film directed by Kelly Asbury along with an animated TV series, digital and print publishing, mobile and educational games, soundtrack and music, and merchandising and licensing programs.
Former PlayStation and EA executive will head studio’s efforts in producing cinematics, trailers and marketing content for game publishers.
A modern UI and new desktop experience aim to improve creative flow and collaboration for artists and reviewers.
Created using the Unity game engine, VR experience and accompanying theatrical short film written and directed by Eric Darnell and produced by Maureen Fan pushes real-time graphics to new heights.
Faster interactive rendering, improved displacement, and new AI denoising bring even more power to artist-friendly renderer.
Nickelodeon’s ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ wins Children’s BAFTA for international animation; Amazon Studios’ ‘Tumble Leaf’ wins international preschool award.
Documentary film features interviews with Jorge R. Gutierrez, Eric Goldberg, Nancy Beiman, Bill Plympton and many other hand-drawn animators from all different corners of the industry.
New update to industry-leading inertial motion capture solution adds a suite of enhancements including support for multi-level scenario capture.
Unity game engine recognized with Technology and Engineering Emmy Award for ‘Big Hero 6 The Series’ short film collaboration with Disney Television Animation.
Companies working to release tools that ensure full data interoperability between key products by fall of next year.
Seeking class-action status, new lawsuit claims the ‘League of Legends’ developer operates under a ‘men-first’ ‘bro culture’ in which harassment and inappropriate behavior go unchecked.
New release adds increased mobile optimizations to Android and iOS, up to 60 percent speed increases when cooking content, and more power and flexibility in the industry-leading Niagara effects toolset for real-time VFX.
Animated feature co-produced by ‘Mario’ creator Shigeru Miyamoto could arrive theaters as soon as 2022.
Biennial awards ceremony celebrating the world-class creative talent within the Irish animation, VFX and gaming industries to be held at the Animation Dingle festival on March 23, 2019.
Two new Origin systems will power one of the largest virtual arcades in Europe; additional locations planned throughout The Netherlands and beyond.
One-day U.K. animation industry event kicks off ahead of the Manchester Animation Festival on Monday, November 12.
Winners of the British Academy Children’s Awards celebrating the best in global children’s media to be unveiled on Sunday, November 25.
10 new episodes of animated fantasy roleplaying series from ‘Rick and Morty’ co-creator will air on VRV in 2019.
New batch of 19 AAA-quality characters now available free-of-charge to Unreal Engine 4 developer community.
DreamWorks Animation, Google VR, NVIDIA, The Mill, and the USC Institute for Creative Technologies among 15 award recipients to be honored at 9th Technology Lumiere Awards.