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Animation game design students and faculty at Kent State University at Tuscarawas participated in the annual Akron GameFest, held November 8-12 at the Akron Art Museum. The event featured an interactive online gallery of indie video games built by students and faculty from Kent State AGD, meeting game designers, and opportunities to test new games. …

The process of creating designs for movies takes an incredibly long time for animators. What a lot of people might not realize is that a 60-90 second clip of an animated movie can actually take up to six weeks for an animator. Making a long animated film is a colossal task. RELATED: 5 Long-Lasting Movies …

Ghouls of Malayalam folklore – eenam pechi, arukola, kuttichaathan, anana marutha, neet arukola and thendan come to life in the animated short Malayalam, Kandittund (Seen It!) By Studio Eeksaurus posted on YouTube. From Pazhumadathil Narayana Panicker – The Tales of Keshava Panicker we “learn” that eenam pechi ventures out at exactly 2:30 a.m., anana marutha …

Earthworm Jim, the star of four video games, cartoon and comic books, is getting a new animated series from Interplay. A new Jim earthworm the animated series is in development. According to Variety, the series is being developed by Interplay Entertainment Corp. and APA. It’s apparently in the very early stages of development, as it’s …

ohOften times, you may stumble upon an idea or thought, plot, story, or even a character that could spark creativity in you. This is exactly what happened in the case of Adithi Krishnadas, a 24-year-old animator from Kochi, who turned a normal voice recording into a hilarious and unique 12-minute animated film “Kandittund” (” Seen …

While it may not quite come out of the Disney mold, Encanto is greatly helped by a unique story, a charming cast of characters, and a vital message. Over the course of 59 animated films, Disney has crafted the perfect formula to touch the hearts of an audience: create a serious, identifiable main character, weave …

Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar was facing criticism after he tweeted a video containing edited animation showing him hitting Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez with a sword. The video also shows him apparently ready to attack President Biden with a weapon that appears to be a club or sword. In a tweet Monday night, Ocasio-Cortez, a Democrat from …

For general information on Tex Avery, please see our review of Tex Avery Screwball Classics: Volume One. Warner Archive continues to give animation fans some of their favorites with this second volume of 21 shorts that covers another large chunk of Avery’s time at MGM. This release includes a nice lineup of classic characters including …

Patricia Hidalgo, BBC Director of Children and Education, will deliver the opening speech at the Manchester Animation Festival. The country’s largest animation festival returns for its seventh year on November 14. “We are thrilled to announce our 2021 program, with exciting new additions and developments from last year, including an industry keynote! Said festival director …

Cirque du Soleil’s new show ‘Drawn To Life’ is finally coming to Disney Springs in Walt Disney World. With the new show comes a new approach that merges original pencil tests, new animation and live performances to create a stunning new show. This new show is a collaboration between Cirque du Soleil, Walt Disney Animation …