Events
-
LATEST ARTICLES
 
wonk

Props To 2014 Comic Con

by Alex Beanon July 17, 2014
How would you like to lay your hands on one of Willy Wonka’s Golden Tickets or both of C-3PO’s hands from “Star Wars”? Well, you can’t….at least not right away or unless you are the highest bidder. The Prop Store will be holding an auction of movie props this autumn and although the auction is […]
mrg1

My Real Games Joins The Peloton

by Alex Beanon July 12, 2014
MyRealGames has launched a breakaway off the front of the pack with a new mobile video game designed to take advantage of this month’s Tour de France bike race entitled Jigsaw Tour: Paris. Jigsaw Tour allows players to travel the world putting together pictures of the world’s most monuments and the first episode is based […]

jam

James Earl Jones To Receive Voice-over Icon Award

by Alex Beanon July 10, 2014
The inimitable James Earl Jones will be the recipient of the Voice Arts Icon Award at the inaugural Voice Arts Award show later in 2014. Jones has provided the voice of many animated characters over the years but is perhaps best identified as the voice of Mufasa in Disney’s “The Lion King” from 1994. The […]
song

Song Of the Sea Sings At Comic Con

by Alex Beanon July 10, 2014
The 2014 edition of Comic Con in San Diego will be the site of the first-ever clips of upcoming animated feature film, “Song of the Sea” from Ireland’s Cartoon Saloon. “Song of the Sea” stars Fionnula Flannagan as Saoirse the Selkie – legendary women who turn from seals into people – and is due to […]

nick2

Nickelodeon Bringing TMNT Action Figures To Comic Con

by Alex Beanon July 10, 2014
Nickelodeon will be bringing a slew of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle-themed exclusive action figures to the Comic Con in San Diego in a few weeks. Included in the Comic Con action figure booty for Nickelodeon will be a pair based on the Michelangelo and Raphael characters. The 2014 Comic Con will be held at the […]
espnv

Video: ESPN World Cup Coverage Parody

by Alex Beanon July 10, 2014
Sean Rohani has worked in the animation industry – most notably on Disney XD’s “Randy Cunningham: Ninth Grade Ninja” – but he also loves soccer, and as a lover of soccer, took some time and effort from his busy day to produce a video parody of ESPN’s World Cup soccer coverage… Source: World SoccerTalk

emmy

Fox And FX Lead Emmy Animated Award Nominations

by Alex Beanon July 10, 2014
Fox and FX networks led the way in the animation categories in the nominations for the 66th annual Emmy Awards while “Futurama” and “Disney Mickey Mouse” each garnered two nominations in animation-specific categories. The official animated category nominations are listed below… Outstanding Animated Program Archer • Archer Vice: The Rules Of Extraction • FX Networks […]
fra

Holy Dark Knight, Batman! Frank Miller To Appear At Comic Con

by Alex Beanon July 8, 2014
Frank Miller, the man responsible for bringing us “The Dark Knight Returns” in 1986, will be coming to Comic Con in San Diego as part of the festivities surrounding the Caped Crusader’s 75th anniversary. Miller will be part of a Warner Bros. panel entitled “Batman 75: Legends of the Dark Knight,” which will take place […]

arch513

The Fox/FX Animated Show Schedule For 2014 Comic Con

by Alex Beanon July 8, 2014
Fox and FX’s animated shows will have their usual heavy presence at the annual Comic Con shindig in San Diego in a few weeks with most spread out over the course of Friday and Saturday…The Friday, July 25 Bob’s Burgers, 4:00 – 5:00 PM, Indigo Ballroom with Creator/Executive Producer Loren Bouchard, Executive Producer Jim Dauterive […]
IWM_FIN-01-02_Still1874_300dpi

PR: Aardman and Johnny Fearless create new campaign for Imperial War Museums (IWM)

by Grant Whiteon July 7, 2014
Aardman and Johnny Fearless create new campaign for Imperial War Museums (IWM) 7th July, 2014 – Aardman and ad agency Johnny Fearless have created a new film and campaign to promote IWM London and the new First World War Galleries (opening 19 July) and to commemorate the First World War Centenary. The 90-second film, “Flight […]