Gravity Rush Lives, And Other TGS Announcements From Sony

Gravity Rush Lives, And Other TGS Announcements From Sony

by Peter Paltridgeon September 15, 2015
One of the most excellent video games Sony has ever released is Gravity Rush, but most people aren’t aware of this because it was a flagship game for the doomed Vita handheld (which is still for sale). This morning during Sony’s conference at the Tokyo Game Show, the console maker revealed that Gravity Rush would […]

Over the Garden Wall

“Over the Garden Wall,” “Adventure Time” Dominate Animated 2015 Creative Arts Emmys

by Ed Liuon September 15, 2015
The Television Academy announced the winners of the 2015 Creative Arts Emmy Awards on Saturday, September 12, 2015, with Cartoon Network dominating the categories for animation and Over the Garden Wall (and its original short “Tome of the Unknown”) and Adventure Time claiming four and two awards, respectively. The specific winners in each category are: […]

Review: Over the Moon for the “Over the Garden Wall” DVD

by Ed Liuon September 14, 2015
Dreams and the utterances of children share a strange sort of logic that’s just outside the average adults’ understanding. It’s clear that there is purpose behind the events of a dream or the babbling of a child, but we’re often hopelessly lost trying to figure out what that purpose is. This pre-conscious sensibility is incredibly […]


Tatsumi Kimishima To Succeed Iwata As Nintendo’s New President

by Peter Paltridgeon September 14, 2015
The search is over. After a couple months of speculation, Nintendo HQ in Japan has announced its next president, replacing the tragically departed Satoru Iwata: Tatsumi Kimishima. The news was broken by Bloomberg News late last night. Who’s Kimishima? He was head of Nintendo of America from 2002 to 2006, overseeing the successful launch of […]

CLIP: The Future of Hand-Drawn Animation in the Making of Glen Keane's "Duet"

Glen Keane to be Featured Speaker at “Future of StoryTelling” Conference on October 7-8, 2015.

by Ed Liuon September 11, 2015
The Future of StoryTelling Conference will be held in New York City on October 7-8, 2015, an invitation-only summit that gathers leaders in communications, media, entertainment, and advertising to explore the evolution of storytelling from all angles: creative, technology, critical, formal and financial. One of the featured speakers will be animator Glen Keane, who will […]

Hawkman And Hawkgirl Unveiled By CW

by Alex Beanon September 11, 2015
The CW network has officially taken the wraps off of Hawkman and Hawkgirl – unveiling the pair of superheroes for their upcoming mid-season “Legends of Tomorrow” spinoff series from their popular “Arrow” and “The Flash” comic book-based series. “Legends of Tomorrow” will focus on a time traveler named Rip Hunter, who gathers various superheroes over […]

New Pokemon Go Phone Game Takes Place In "Reality"

New Pokemon Go Phone Game Takes Place In “Reality”

by Peter Paltridgeon September 10, 2015
Until now Nintendo’s dabbles in the phone market have been a couple of cheap freemium titles that haven’t attracted much attention. This is the first effort that’s making people’s heads turn: Pokemon Go, an augmented reality game that lets you catch them all — in your own neighborhood. Produced by Niantic, a company that’ previously […]