Does art negate the sins of the artist? Should contemporary families disregard Cosby’s sordid past in favor of retro cartoon co-viewing experiences? Does quantity usurp quality? In this case, does quantity of Cosby accusers pre-empt Cosby cartoon quality? After all, he has made darn good ‘toons.
Once upon a time . . . they lived happily ever after. The reason for such everlasting bliss is that they – ambitious, upstart animation pros – have devoured Cheryl Briggs’ newest publication entitled Animating Short Stories: Narrative Techniques and Visual Design (Bloomsbury Academic).
There is no denying that She-Ra and the Princesses of Power is a controversial series. This reboot of the iconic 80s cartoon has been met with a lot of vocal criticism over perceived unwarranted changes, but there is also no denying that the series has even more fans, who are excited over the fresh new […]
According to a recent announcement, Tiger Aspect Productions is producing the third season of Mr. Bean: The Animated Series, which is slated to air on CiTV in the UK in 2019, followed by an international rollout via Boomerang and other Turner Kids channels. The deals were inked with Tiger Aspect Productions’ mother company, Endemol Shine […]
With the sheer amount of cartoons out there, it’s no surprise that quality will be all over the place. As with most things, once you increase the volume you’re bound to get a lot of the bad alongside a lot of the good. It’s also normal for some of the good to get swept by […]
During the stage greeting event on Saturday at the Shinjuku Wald 9 theater in Tokyo, the staff for the Digimon Adventure tri. Kokuhaku (Confession) will start on September 24 in Japan. The 3rd film was originally announced as premiering this summer. Digimon Adventure tri. Ketsui (Determination) debuted in theaters on Saturday for a 3-week run. […]
The Article that came out a few days ago concerning Women and the Hardships they face in Animation – isnt a new thing. However the stories missed a major point that people have forgotten. Half the reason why these new female animators got discriminated against (until very, very recently), was a bit of that “old […]
Well… that basically gives you the difference between him and Batman. Batman is humble. He wants no attention. He lives in the shadows. People don’t even know he’s there. He just wants to do the good deed and disappear. Stinger is this total narcissist on an ego trip, announcing that he’s arriving. It’s so much fun to just blow out all the stops and do the exact opposite of what I am supposed to do as Batman.
Someday, we hope there’s a soundtrack compilation that includes every Phineas and Ferb song they ever produced. We’re never going to stop singing along with songs like “Squirrel in my Pants”, “A-G-L-E-T”, “Ain’t Got Rhythm”, “Busted”, “Gitchee Gitchee Goo”, “You Snuck Your Way Right Into My Heart”, or “Perry the Platypus”.
Years ago, I mentioned that the North American animation business wouldn’t always be on the forefront of animation across the world. That there will be other voices trying to get a shot at the global industry and marketplace. While Latin America hasn’t truly panned out (there is one movie from Argentina dealing with Foosball, that is […]
Adding iPhone devices to the list of platforms compatible with the expansive, 3D MMORPG world found in School of Dragons displays a great stride in the game’s overall development.
School of Dragons gives players an experience no other MMORPG can provide — players dive into a massive, live and immersive 3D world fully integrated with the famous How to Train Your Dragon franchise.