Tenchi’s disappearing! Tenchi has a daughter! Tenchi disappeared! In the Tenchi Muyo! franchise’s three cinematic movies, the gang travels back in time, deals with daughters from the future (!?), and explores the world of restaurant work. Can the girls save Tenchi, save Tenchi, and save Tenchi? In these three movies, does Tenchi actually matter, or […]
Ayakashi was an anime TV series that aired in Japan in 2006, recounting three ghost stories set in various periods of Japan’s feudal era. The first two, “Yotsuya Ghost Story” and “Goddess of the Dark Tower,” were based on older works, with the first retelling a classic Japanese ghost story and the second adapting a […]
Crunchyroll has posted the first stills from the long-planned sequel series to The Mysterious Cities of Gold, the cult animated series hit from the 1980′s that sent its lead characters Esteban, Zia, and Tao on a continent-spanning trip exploring South America for lost civilizations, fabled treasures, and leads on Esteban’s missing father. The new series […]
The Los Angeles Times reports that Digital Domain is set to open a new 150,000 square-foot production office in Abu Dhabi in 2015, dedicated to producing English- and Arabic-language animated movies for Middle Eastern audiences, as well as visual and 3-D effects. The project is a partnership with the Abu Dhabi-government backed media company twofour54, […]
* Zodiak Kids, High 1 Entertainment, and QQD are partnering to produce Quick, Quack, Duck!, a 3D animated preschool series based on the short film “The Happy Duckling.” [World Screen] * Thunderbird Films and Flux Animation Studios will coproduce Wiki the Kiwi, a new CG-animated preschool series about the friendship between a bird and a […]
Redakai, Conquer the Kairu will be heading to a clutch of international channels under a series of deals negotiated by Zodiak Kids, kidscreen reports. The series will be heading to the UK’s CiTV this spring, and will also join Denmark’s DR, India’s Disney Network of Channels, and the Baltic republics’ SEA and TV3.
* Zodiak Kids has commissioned a second season of Sally Bollywood. [World Screen] * French, German, and Iberian broadcasters have picked up additional seasons of 9 Story Entertainment’s Almost Naked Animals. [World Screen] * Malaysia’s Bola Kampung is getting a CG-animated feature film spinoff. [World Screen] * France’s Genao will adapt the comic strip Les […]
Attachment 5092 Details of the second Blackrock Animation Film Festival Competition were announced at a photo call, on Monday, February 27, 2012. Festival Director, Fionnghuala Ní Néill and President of the Institute of Art, Design and Technology (IADT), Dr Annie Doona were joined by Blackrock Business Network members to help launch the 2nd year of […]