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Discovery Kids Brings Wissper to Lat-Am

Fresh new CG animated kids series Wissper will be gracing Latin American TV screens in later this year and all the way through spring 2016, courtesy of a deal between German brand management and media company m4e AG and Discovery Networks Latin America/US Hispanic. The deal gives Discovery Networks LA/USH exclusive Pay TV and basic subscription TV rights for Latin American territories. Wissper ...


Nintendo Debuts Female Link, Linkle, in Hyrule Warriors Legends

Now we can lay all the “Female Zelda” memes to rest, as Nintendo has just introduced a female version of Link, dubbed Linkle, as an upcoming playable character in Hyrule Warriors Legends. Linkle’s existence is already known to many fans, due to her appearance as a concept art in a Hyrule Warriors art book, but this time we get to see her in action, fighting waves upon waves of baddies in ...


LEGO: Avengers Reassembles On Monday

This coming Monday, November 16 at 9:30 PM ET/PT, Disney XD will be debuting a new 22 minute compilation special dubbed LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Avengers Reassembled! As the title implies, the special focuses on LEGO versions of Marvel’s premiere superhero team and will present Earth’s mightiest heroes in a more comedic and blocky form. LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Avengers Reassembled! Follows ...


Turner Secures Dragon Ball Super for Several Asian Territories

The return of Akira Toriyama’s iconic Dragon Ball franchise was incredibly successful, despite many of the original series’ fans being old enough to be the fathers of its newer followers. So it only stands to reason that broadcasters will be jumping at the chance to bring the franchise to different territories, and the winners in this case is Turner Broadcasting, whose ongoing campaign to ...


Fox Releases New Ice Age Short, Cosmic Scrat-Tastrophe, Online

The weekend saw Blue Sky Studios’ fan favorite sabertooth rodent grace theaters in a new short, but those of you who missed the CG animated short Cosmic Scrat-Tastrophe can watch from the comfort of your desktop screens (or mobile screens) because 20th Century Fox has just released the short online, no doubt as a way of promoting the next Ice Age installment, Ice Age: Collision Course, well in ...


VIDEO: US Trailer for Finding Nemo Sequel, Finding Dory

It’s been a long time coming (and was announced from way back,) but the marketing gears have started turning for the sequel to Pixar’s iconic Finding Nemo movie, titled Finding Dory. If the title hasn’t made it obvious yet, the sequel now focuses on Ellgen DeGeneres’ perpetually forgetful fish, Dory. Set some time after the events of Finding Nemo, Finding Dory follows Nemo and Marlin as ...

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CBC Greenlights New Series Based on Randi Zuckerberg’s Children’s Book, DOT

Canada’s Kid’s CBC has recently greenlighted a new 52 x 11 animated series titled Dot. The series is from Industrial Brothers in association with the Jim Henson Company and is based on the debut children’s book written by NYT bestselling author and digital lifestyle expert Randi Zuckerberg. Dot is written with 4 to 7 year old kids in mind, as it follows the titular energetic and curious ...


Yeti Farm Creative Expands and Launches Original Production Division

Animation studio Yeti Farm Creative has recently expended into a 7 thousand sqft open space, state of the art, dark fibre geothermal studio situated in the tech district of Kelowna, British Columbia. The area is known in some circles as Silicon Vineyard due to the number of animation, digital, and tech companies sharing the region with world class wineries. Yeti Farm Creative’s new home brings ...


Netflix Wants to Produce Anime

According to a recent report by TechRadar, streaming giant Netflix is not content with merely streaming anime (their upcoming slate includes the likes of Knights of Sidonia and Seven Deadly Sins), they are also interested in developing their own anime content. The information came via an onstage interview with NY Times journalist Andrew Ross Sorkin during the DealBook conference, in which CEO ...


Production Started on Maya the Bee 2

Studio 100 Media has recently announced that they have started production on the second installment of the Maya the Bee CG movie franchise. Dubbed as Maya the Bee 2 – The Honey Games, the movie has been penciled in for a 2017/18 theatrical release. The movie is a coproduction effort between Australia’s Studio B Animation and Flying Bark Productions, with Munich’s Studio 100 Film serving as ...


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MGM Casts Johnny Depp for Sherlock Gnomes

Paramount Animation and MGM has recently cast Johnny Depp for the titular role in the upcoming CG animated film Sherlock Gnomes. The film is a sequel to CG animated indie sleeper hit Gnomeo and Juliet, which came from Elton John’s Rocket Pictures. Sherlock Gnolmes is scheduled for a January 12, 2018 release. Depp will be joining returning cast members James McAvoy (Gnomeo) and Emily Blunt ...


REVIEW: Aladdin – Diamond Edition

Last October 13, Disney launched Aladdin: Diamond Edition – a 2-disc home video release of Disney’s 1992 animated take on the Middle Eastern folk tale. The set consists of a 50GB Blu-Ray. A DVD, and a Disney Movie Rewards Code that entitles the owner to a digital copy of the film, all of it wrapped around in the same fully embossed fancy slipcover that Disney’s Diamond Edition releases ... now has 719 pages of news and games!12345Last Page »

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