Pola Changnon has been named vice president of on-air and executive producer of program production at Cartoon Network, the company announced Thursday. Changnon will be responsible for managing and directing all on-air production that comprises the signature environments of both Cartoon Network and Boomerang. Her duties also will include continuing to serve as production lead […]
Buena Vista Games Inc. will both acquire acclaimed Salt Lake City-based videogame developer, Avalanche Software Lc. and establish a startup development studio in Vancouver, Canada, led by former Electronic Arts Canada senior development and business staff, AWN reports. The announcements come as part of the company’s plan to strengthen its internal game development capabilities and […]
Nickelodeon Latin America and Mattel Latin America are renewing a multi-platform contract to further strengthen relations with Latin American customers, PlayThings reports. The alliance covers traditional advertising, original programming, online components, and programming rights for Nickelodeon, including Mattel’s My Scene property.
Ain’t It Cool News has posted links to the new domestic trailer for the upcoming American release of Hayao Miyazaki’s Howl’s Moving Castle. Quicktime: Small (240 x 142 37Kbs) Medium (320 x 176 80Kbs) Large (640 x 336 192Kbs) Very Large (640 x 336 360Kbs) Real Player: Small (176 x 100 42Kbs) Medium (240 x […]
A news report from Springfield, OR, reveals that a naked woman tore up an original Peanuts comic strip and flushed it down her toilet. The strip was owned by her neighbor, who believed it to be worth as much as $90,000. No motive was discerned by the police, and the strip was not recovered. (Via […]