Posts Tagged ‘Sony’

Sony Announces New Origin Crisis DLC for DC Universe Online

by Eileen Cruzon April 10, 2013
Sony announced the upcoming release of the seventh DLC for DC Universe Online, Origin Crisis. The pack, which has a release date of May, will be available for download on the PC and PS3. In the DLC players will battle through time and alternate realities with Lex Luthor or Batman as they attempt to save […]

SOE Released Pack that Allows DC Universe Online players to Settle into Lairs

by PowerZordon January 30, 2013
Heroes and villains must prepare to defend their territory today as Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) released Home Turf, the sixth downloadable content (DLC) pack for DC Universe™ Online (DCUO). Available now for download on the PC and PlayStation 3, Home Turf introduces a customizable Base system for the first time to the massively multiplayer online (MMO) game.  Players […]


PR: Sony Pictures Animation Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Retrospective Film Series/Screening of “Hotel Transylvania”

by Ed Liuon August 28, 2012
SONY PICTURES ANIMATION CELEBRATES 10TH ANNIVERSARY WITH RETROSPECTIVE FILM SERIES AND EXCLUSIVE SCREENING OF HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA Partnership with ASIFA-Hollywood and Animation Magazine Puts Spotlight on First Decade of Productions; Screenings include Filmmaker Reunions, Rare Footage and Giveaways Culver City, CA, August 27, 2012 – The 10th anniversary celebration of Sony Pictures Animation (SPA) continues with […]

PR: Delicious Voice Cast Storms in to “Cloudy 2: Revenge of the Leftovers”

by Ed Liuon August 21, 2012
DELICIOUS VOICE CAST STORMS IN TO CLOUDY 2: REVENGE OF THE LEFTOVERS CULVER CITY, Calif., August 20, 2012 – The forecast is sunny side up for Sony Pictures Animation as the studio has reassembled the all-star, comedy voice cast of the animated hit Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs for Cloudy 2: Revenge of the […]


SDCC2012: The “Hotel Transylvania” Panel Report

by Christopher Glennonon July 18, 2012
On Thursday, July 12, at the San Diego Comic-Con International 2012, Sony Pictures Animation hosted a panel to discuss its new animated movie, Hotel Transylvania, hosted by producer Michelle Murdocca and director Genndy Tartakovsky, who reecently signed an overall agreement with the studio. Murdocca explained that the pitch for Hotel Transylvania was brought to Sony […]

PR: Director Genndy Tartakovsky Inks Overall Deal with Sony Pictures Animation

by Ed Liuon July 11, 2012
Acclaimed Animation Director Genndy Tartakovsky Inks Overall Deal with Sony Pictures Animation Culver City, CA, July 11, 2012 – Sony Pictures Animation continues to expand its stable of talented filmmakers with the signing of three-time Emmy Award winner Genndy Tartakovsky (Dexter’s Laboratory, Samurai Jack, Star Wars: Clone Wars) to an overall agreement that extends beyond […]

Genndy Tartakovsky Attached to 3D "Popeye" Feature

by Ed Liuon June 26, 2012
Variety reports that Genndy Tartakovsky (Samurai Jack, Sym-Bionic Titan) has been attached to develop and direct Sony Pictures Animation’s 3D Popeye feature film. According to the report in Variety, Sony Pictures Animation president Michelle Raimo-Kouyate and production SVP Michael Lachance were “keen to put Tartakovsky on another project” after Hotel Transylvania finished production. The movie […]

LA Times on "The Pirates! Band of Misfits" and 2012’s Stop-Motion Animated Offerings

by Ed Liuon April 27, 2012
The Los Angeles Times has taken a look at Sony/Aardman’s The Pirates! Band of Misfits, which is the first of three stop-motion animated films set for release this year from major studios (the other two being ParaNorman, a zombie comedy from Laika, and Frankenweenie, from director Tim Burton and Disney). The article emphasizes the painstaking […]

Sony Pictures Animation Releases Early Character Design of Cee-Lo Green’s Murray the Mummy in Hotel Transylvania

by Eileen Cruzon February 7, 2012
Sony Pictures Animation has released an early character design of Hotel Transylvania character, Murray the Mummy. In Hotel Transylvania, Dracula owns a “five-stake” resort where monsters can escape the meddling of the human world. Murray the Mummy will be voiced by Cee-Lo Green. The film will be released on September 21, 2012 and is directed […]

PR: Sony Pictures Animation’s/Aardman’s "Arthur Christmas" Continues to Garner Accolades

by Ed Liuon January 12, 2012
SONY PICTURES ANIMATION’S / AARDMAN’S ARTHUR CHRISTMAS CONTINUES TO GARNER ACCOLADES Golden Globe and Critics’ Choice Nominee Wins Golden Tomato Award for ‘Best Reviewed Animated Film’ of the Year Culver City, CA – January 12, 2012 – “Arthur Christmas” — the Aardman production for Sony Pictures Animation that answers the question, ‘So how does Santa […]