Animation

Shenmue The Animation has been cancelled after its first season
Animation

Shenmue The Animation has been cancelled after its first season

What would be the most fitting end for Shenmue’s anime adaptation? To be cancelled with its story incomplete, of course. And so it is: Shenmue The Animation isn’t getting a season two.

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10 Great Actors Who Voiced Recognizable Animated Characters
Animation

10 Great Actors Who Voiced Recognizable Animated Characters

In live-action films and TV shows, an actor’s appearance is altered through costumes, hairstyling, and makeup. However, once an actor enters the realm of animation. They have to convey their character through their voice. How actors enunciate their words, the accent, intonation, and inflection all create the character they are voicing. RELATED: Every Voice Actor […]

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woman staring down gun
Animation

3 releases with amazing Rotten Tomatoes scores

Looking back over the past several months, even into the latter part of 2021, some of the Netflix releases that have been — and continue to be — among the most critically acclaimed and well-received overall on the streamer haven’t always been the big-budget feature films, nor the live-action original TV series that Netflix is […]

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These ‘90s Animated Shows Are Getting Rebooted for a Modern Audience
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These ‘90s Animated Shows Are Getting Rebooted for a Modern Audience

The ’90s were a decade of incredible advancement and innovation. It was a time defined by dial-up internet, Nintendo 64 supplanting the Super Nintendo, and groundbreaking new films and television series. Kids tuned in to watch cartoon programming at record numbers, which helped pave the way for fresh adaptations of Batman, Looney Tunes, and even […]

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Kid Cudi & Jessica Williams Talk Entergalactic, Animation, Music and Art
Animation

Kid Cudi & Jessica Williams Talk Entergalactic, Animation, Music and Art

With director Fletcher Moules’ Entergalactic now streaming on Netflix, I recently spoke with Scott “Kid Cudi” Mescudi & Jessica Williams about making the adult animated music television special that accompanies Cudi’s new studio album of the same name. If you haven’t seen the trailer, Entergalactic is a cool 21st century reboot to the rom com […]

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Tooning Out The News
Animation

New York Crew Of ‘Tooning Out The News’ Vote To Unionize With Animation Guild

In total, the bargaining unit at Tooning Out the News includes 38 animation workers in various positions. Those positions are as follows: After Effects compositor, After Effects lead, animation coordinator, animation production assistant, animation technician, assistant director, background designer, character designer, design lead, digital animator, digital lead, drawn animator, drawn lead, graphics coordinator, graphics director, […]

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10 Best Villains in DreamWorks Animated Movies
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10 Best Villains in DreamWorks Animated Movies

In the world of animation, there have been few instances of rapid success like the rise of DreamWorks. Formed in 1994 by Steven Spielberg, Jeffrey Katzenberg, and David Geffen, the studio helped to cement the rise of CGI animated films with the release of Shrek, which became the first winner of the Academy Award for […]

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Tech Reviews: Conjuring More Visual Magic with Houdini 19.5
Animation

Tech Reviews: Conjuring More Visual Magic with Houdini 19.5

***This article originally appeared in the Sept./Oct. ’22 issue of Animation Magazine (No. 323)*** SideFX’s Houdini 19.5I’m pretty convinced that the amount of stuff that SideFX puts into a mid-point release of Houdini is actually greater than any other company puts into their full releases. By their definition, SideFX basically calls this a small release […]

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『SPY×FAMILY』第2クールオープニング主題歌アニメ映像(ノンクレジット)/“SPY x FAMILY” part2  Opening theme song animation
Animation

What is new opening song called and who performs it?

What is the new opening theme for Spy x Family season 1 part 2 called and who performs the new introductory song? Spy x Family dominated the global anime conversation with its hilarious reaction posts, adorable moments and smooth action sequences. However, one of the most talked-about aspects of the season’s first part was the […]

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The Global Population Over 300 Years, by Country
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The Global Population Over 300 Years, by Country

Ranked: The Most and Least Livable Cities in 2022 Pandemic restrictions changed the livability of many urban centers worldwide as cultural sites were shuttered, restaurant dining was restricted, and local economies faced the consequences. But as cities worldwide return to the status quo, many of these urban centers have become desirable places to live yet […]

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