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Xilam produces first CG series with Oggy spin-off

France’s Xilam Animation is taking its perennial Oggy and the Cockroaches franchise to new spaces. The studio has announced Oggy Oggy, a preschool spin-off series that’ll mark the company’s first foray into producing CG-animation. Set long before he met those pesky creatures, the show follows the adventures of Oggy in his youth as an eager […]

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Xilam Hit 10 Billion Youtube Views in 2018

French indie outfit Xilam Animation had a very, very good year in 2018. Their YouTube channel hit a milestone on December 31, 2018, hitting 10 Billion total views. The massive amount of Youtube is far from their only success, as 2018 also sawtheir brands attract 44% more cumulative traffic compared to the previous year. It […]

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Oggy & the Cockroaches get new mobile games

Indian mobile gaming company Nazara Technologies has partnered up with France’s Xilam Animation to produce a series of Oggy & the Cockroaches games. The first of these games is expected to launch in the quarter one of 2018 in Asia Pacific, Latin America and Middle East. Marc du Pontavice, founder and president of Xilam said: “Xilam […]

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Oggy and the Cockroaches Studio, Xilam, Secures New Asian Deals

French studio Xilam Animation, which is known for the sleeper hit Oggy and the Cockroaches, has recently secured a raft of new deals across the Asian region ahead of the Asia Television Forum (ATF). The first batch of the new deals covers presales for the new animated series Mr Magoo; in 2018, Cartoon Network Asia […]

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Oggy & the Cockroaches, Zig & Sharko’s Xilam Scores 230+ Episode Deals

The French award-winning animation outfit Xilam has recently announced a licensing deal that covers more than 230 episodes of children’s content to Italian TV network De Agostini Editore. The deal will give De Agostini Editore exclusive pay TV rights to several of Xilam’s highly popular animated content. The most notable of the content included in […]

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Zig & Sharko and Oggy & the Cockroaches Gets New International Deals

Award-winning French animation outfit Xilam has recently signed a raft of new broadcast deals across Russia and CIS for its two popular properties, Oggy & the Cockroaches and Zig & Sharko. The deals for Oggy & the Cockroaches include new licensees for seasons 5, 6, and 7 of the series going to Ukraine’s PLUSPLUS, Estonia’s […]

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New Official Oggy and the Cockroaches Mobile Game Launched

A cursory browsing of the iOS and Google Play stores will reveal that you can find an app for just about any popular property out there. The caveat is that a huge chunk of them are unofficial, most likely illegal use of an IP, and just plain poor in quality. So it’s always welcome news […]

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Oggy & the Cockroaches Expands Presence to GAS Region

French studio Xilam has recently made further progress in expanding the presence of their hit animated comedy series Oggy & the Cockroaches to even more regions in the world, as the third, fourth and fifth seasons of the show has been licensed to Disney Channel for Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, with plans to continue airing […]

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Oggy and the Cockroaches Gets Lansay as New Toy Master

Award-winning animation studio Xilam has recently assigned master toy partner status to Lansay for the hit animated comedy cartoon Oggy & the Cockroaches. As master toy partner, Lansay will be in charge of production and distribution of an initial line of traditional plush, electronic plush, 3D plastic figures, and board and card games in France […]

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Xilam’s Oggy and the Cockroaches Coming to China

UYoung has recently acquired the TV and VOD rights to Xilam’s mega popular 2D animated comedy series, Oggy and the Cockroaches, alongside a couple of Xilam’s other properties: the lighthearted preschool toon Paprika and the kids’ wildlife series If I Were an Animal. The deal consists of seasons two to four of Oggy & the […]

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Exclusive Oggy Deal Lands on Lagardere Active and Xilam

Lagardere Active, France’s leading kids’ broadcasting group (including channels TiJi, Canal J and Gulli) and Xilam announce in advance of MIPTV an exclusive agreement in France for broadcasting Oggy and the Cockroaches. The international hit animated comedy previously aired on Gulli from 2005 to 2010 and was vital to the successful launch of the channel. […]