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More Somber News With Passing Of Tooru Hishiyama & Gary Dubin

Art director Hishiyama of 'Mind Game' & 'Gave of the Fireflies', and Voice Artist Gary Dubin pass away ... read more


Official Trailer Released For 'Yo-Kai Watch 3' Game

Level-5 unveils trailer for ‘Yo-Kai Watch 3: Sukiyaki’ ahead of the game’s launch in Japan on December 15 ... read more


'Minecraft' Film Picks Up 'Wonder Woman' Writer For Latest Draft

Warner Bros. has signed on writer Jason Fuchs to pen their upcoming film adaptation of the popular ‘Minecraft’ video game ... read more


Pixar Artists' Award Winning Short 'Borrowed Time' Debuts Online

Pixar artists Andrew Coats and Lou Hamou-Lhadj's multi-award winning short now available online  ... read more


'JoJo's Bizarre Adventure' Premiers On Adult Swim

The first episode debuted Sat Oct 15 with new episodes set to air each Saturday ... read more


'Miss Hokusai' Eng Dub Trailer Released Ahead Of Opening

GKids released all new trailer ahead of North American release on Oct 21... read more


FUNimation Bringing 'One Piece Film: Gold' To North America in Jan

Funimation Films will distribute the movie in both the U.S. and Canada as a limited theatrical event ... read more 


'Crayon Shin-Chan' Announces 25th Anime Film

Fans were also treated to a teaser video of the upcoming film which is to be directed by Masakazu Hashimoto ... read more


J.K. Rowling Reveals Five 'Fantastic Beasts' Films On Their Way

The announcement came as part of a live event broadcast in cinemas in selected cities around the world ... read more


Nickelodeon & JAM Media Sign Global Deal For 'Becca's Bunch'

The series will debut in the US in 2017 before beginning an international rollout ... read more


Warner Bros. In Talks To Purchase Machinima

Warner Bros. is reportedly close to securing the deal which values the gaming channel at under $100 million ... read more


Amazon Picks Up Studio Ghibli Series 'Ronja The Robber's Daughter'

The Japanese animated series is directed by Ghibli's Gorō Miyazaki and narrated by 'The X-Files' Gillian Anderson ... read more


Classic 'Ghost in the Shell' Anime Returns To UK Cinemas In Jan

Manga Entertainment, LLC, has announced that Ghost in the Shell (1995) will reappear on screens across the UK early next year ... read more


Latest Trailer For ‘Pokémon Sun & Moon’ Anime Reveals New Cast

New trailer introduces season's cast and gives fans a closer look at Ash starting at a new school ... read more


FUNimation, Madman Bring 'Shin Godzilla' Roaring Into Cinemas

The latest instalment of the classic Japanese monster-movie franchise, has finally roared its way into cinemas around the world leaving fans in a frenzy ... read more

 


FUNimation Announces Fall Dub Premier Dates

‘Izetta: The Last Witch’, ‘Orange’, ‘Yuri!!! on Ice’, ‘ReLIFE’, ‘Kiss Min, Not Me’ and much more set to spoil fans this fall ... read more


Atlantyca’s ‘Geronimo Stilton’ Premiers on Amazon

Atlantyca Entertainment’s award-winning series ‘Geronimo Stilton’ has made its debut on Amazon Prime Video ... read more


Aardman & Sunrise Bringing ‘Munki and Trunk’ to MIP

Aardman’s Right and Brand Development division has teamed up with Sunrise Productions to represent the show at MIP ... read more


Disney's 'Lion King' Live-Action Film Gains 'Catch Me If You Can' Writer

Jon Favreau (‘The Jungle Book’) is already attached to direct the film, which is being fast-tracked to production ... read more


New Miyazaki Special To Air On NHK TV

The special will focus on the legendary director's upcoming full CG animation short, ‘Kemushi no Boro’ (Boro the Caterpillar) ... read more


Bento Box Launches Kids Division

The Emmy-winning studio behind ‘Bob’s Burgers’ has launched a new L.A.-based kids and family division ... read more


WB To Release 'Space Jam' 20th Anniversary Blu-Ray

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will be celebrating 20 years of the classic live-action/animation hybrid film  with the release of a new Blu-ray Combo Pack ... read more


Shinkai's 'Your Name' #1 At Box Office For 7th Week

The film  is now expected to approach a total of $20 billion yen (US$200 million) ... read more


Renown Artists Michiyo Yasuda, Kazunari Tanaka, Michiyuki Kawashima Pass Away

A sad week with the passing of Studio Ghibli colorist Yasuda, Voice actor Tanaka, and Boom Boom Satellites lead Kawashima ... read more


Ink Global & MoMedia Launch 'Mojicons' Series On YouTube

The all-new series made its debut on Friday, Oct 7 ... read more


Screenvision, 4K Media To Bring ‘Yu-Gi-Oh!’ Feature to North America

Feature film, ‘Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side of Dimensions’, is set for release in more than 500 cinemas across the U.S. and Canada ... read more


Jane Fonda To Voice Sorceress In 'Elena Of Avalor' TV Movie

The iconic actress brings a touch of Hollywood royalty to the the television movie premiering Nov 20 ... read more


Wonder Woman Creator Biopic Gains Stars; New Animated Film on Its Way

Luke Evans, Rebecca Hall and Bella Heathcote are set to star in ‘Professor Marston & The Wonder Women’, the story of Wonder Woman creator, Dr. William Moulton Marston ... read more


CAKE To Launch Two New 'Angry Birds' Series At MIPCOM

Both series follow the success of ‘The Angry Birds Movie’, which reached number one at the box office in over 50 countries ... read more


Aussie Pair Wins 2016 Pitch This! Comp with Series 'Owl and Cloud'

Suren Perera and Thomas Duncan-Watt have become the first ever Australian’s to win the coveted Pitch This! competition at the Ottawa International Animation Festival ... read more


Guy Ritchie In Talks To Direct Disney's Live-Action 'Aladdin' Film

The studio is reportedly in talks with the famous director to helm their live-action adaptation of the 1992 classic ... read more


James Corden, Ilana Glazer Join Sony's 'Emojimovie'

The pair join previously announced T.J Miller who will lead the 2017 summer film ... read more


 'Voltron' Season 2 Gets Trailer, Release Date; Will Form Larger Story With Season 1

Netflix and DreamWorks Animation have announced that a second season of ‘Voltron: Legendary Defender’ is on its way and set to debut in 2017 ... read more


Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Trollhunters’ Series Gets Release Date & Trailer

The announcement came during a NYCC panel for the series, which also launched the official trailer, new key art, and an advanced screening of the first episode ... read more


'That Anime Show' Hints at 2017 Return with Fan Support

Co-host Terri Doty has hinted at a return of the iconic podcast, encouraging fans to head to the TAS Patreon to show support ... read more


New Animated 'Spider-Man' Series & 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' Shorts Coming to Disney XD

A new original animated televisions series titled ‘Marvel’s Spider-Man’ is set to premier on Disney XD in 2017 ... read more


'Power of Mattel' Exhibition Opening Oct 15'

The highly anticipated collection marks the second annual art show in tribute to the timeless toys by MATTEL ... read more


'Gears of War' Movie in Development at Universal

The Coalition studio head Rod Fergusson has confirmed that a ‘Gears of War’ film is in development at Universal Pictures ... read more


'One Piece Film: Gold' Sails into Cinemas October 27

Madman releases news of a theatrical release for the film in Australia and New Zealand... read more


Emily Mortimer Joins Cast of 'Mary Poppins Returns'

Mortimer joins previously announced cast members Emily Blunt, Meryl Streep and Lin-Manuel Miranda ... read more


Pokémon Sun & Moon Reveals Starter Evolutions

New trailer reveals starter evolutions and new features for upcoming game ... read more


Disney's Live-Action 'Mulan' Gets New Release Date

The film is now being fast-tracked to 2018, while the studio launches a global casting search for a Chinese actress to play the title character ... read more


Nucleus Art Gallery To Hold Tezuka Exhibition

Alhambra, California’s Nucleus Art Gallery will be honouring 70 years of the godfather of manga, Osamu Tezuka ... read more


Australian Animated Comedy 'Pacific Heat' Coming To Netflix

Netflix picks up all-new adult comedy series from award-winning Australian company Working Dog Productions ... read more


Review - 'Milo Murphy's Law' - Episode 1

Even though the year is drawing to an end, ‘Milo Murphy’s Law’ has already set itself as one of 2016’s series to watch ... read more


Miles Teller To Star In Animated Film 'The Ark And The Aardvark'

Teller has been named as the lead voice artist for Unified Pictures upcoming animated feature ... read more


Shinkai's 'Your Name' Continues Run at #1, Becomes 5th Highest Grossing Anime of All Time

Makoto Shinkai’s ‘Your Name’ (‘Kimi no Na wa’) pulled another US$7.8 million this weekend to become the #1 non-Miyazaki anime of all time ... read more


'Archer' Creator Reveals Plans To End Series After Season 10

Adam Reed says he plans to wrap the popular animated series with Season 10 ... read more


'Inside Out' Co-writer Meg LeFauve To Direct Disney's 'Gigantic'

LeFauve promoted from screenwriter to co-director of Disney Animation's upcoming animated feature ... read more


'Adventure Time' To End in 2018 With Season 9

Cartoon Network has confirmed that its international hit series ‘Adventure Time’ will be ending in 2018 ... read more


Review - Paprika

‘Paprika’ is both a study of exceptional story telling and a deeply moving tale that will change your view of dreams, the subconscious, and technology forever ... read more


They Do What?!

Discover what is actually involved in producing animation and the numerous roles that are essential to the final production. From directors, voice actors, and writers to background painters, timers, animators, and storyboard artists - learn just what it is each of these vital roles do and why they are so important on every project ... read more


 

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