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Netflix picks up Barbie Dreamhouse Adventures in the United States

Mattel is set to debut the new Barbie Dreamhouse Adventures CG-animated series on Netflix in the United States. The new show will be animated by Mainframe Studios, the TV branch of Rainmaker Entertainment. The company’s relationship with Barbie goes back, having produced more than 30 features over the last 17 years. Here’s a trailer: This […]

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Mainframe Studios starts work on Barbie Dreamhouse Adventures; The Anybodies

Fresh off of ReBoot: The Guardian Code and the impending debut of Spy Kids: Mission Critical, Rainmaker’s TV division Mainframe Studios is hard at work on two new animated productions, including a new take on Mattel’s Barbie. The Vancouver based studio is currently developing┬áThe Anybodies, a 6-11 animated comedy/adventure series about a 12-year-old girl who […]

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Spy Kids: Mission Critical sleuths onto Netflix next month

Robert Rodriguez’s Spy Kids franchise is being revived in an all-new animated series heading to Netflix. Produced by The Weinstein Company with animation done by Rainmaker Entertainment, the first 10 episodes of Spy Kids: Mission Critical are set to hit the streaming giant on April 20th. The series will bring back the original film trilogy’s […]

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Cult CG classic ReBoot gets contentious re-imagining

Mainframe Entertainment’s ReBoot animated series broke new ground by being the first fully CG-animated half-hour television show when it originally debuted in 1994. Now, nearly 25 years later, the franchise is back in ReBoot: The Guardian Code. Produced by Rainmaker’s Mainframe Studios label, the first ten episodes of the new CG-animated/live-action hybrid series will debut […]

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Ratchet and Clank Film Adaptation in the Works

Rainmaker Entertainment and indie production outfit Blockade Entertainment have recently joined forces in order to produce a stereoscopic CG animated feature based on the hit videogame franchise Ratchet and Clank.The Ratchet and Clank games first appeared in 2002 via a partnership between Sony Computer Entertainment America and Insomniac Games. The pre-production for the Ratchet and […]