In awe of ‘Aarambh’: Director Goldie Behl talks about the VFX behind his magnum opus TV series
4:21 pm PDT 28/06/2017 By Swati Panda

The Indian television has been graced with a myriad of shows over the years. But for the first time in its history, we have a weekend series revolving around the mythology of the clash of two races titled ‘Aarambh’. Based on the battle of Aryans and Dravidians fought at the advent of human civilization, the show is being directed by well-known film maker Goldie Behl. Rose Audio Visuals headed by Behl and his sister Srishti Arya have done its VFX. … Read More

A ghost in the jungle : Fenil Sherdiwala announces India’s first superhero web series ‘Vetaal’
6:08 pm PDT 27/06/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

As the web series concept in India gathers momentum, Fenil comics are set to bring a new dimension to it. They are launching India’s first ever webseries based on a comics superhero. It is a suspense thriller superhero series named ‘Vetaal’. The series is based on the mythological character of the same name however it has been adapted keeping the current generation in mind. Fenil Sherdiwala, the writer of the series, aims to ambush the hegemony which the superhero characters … Read More

Tete-a-tete with digital painter Abeer Malik
7:16 pm PDT 23/06/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Her deft artwork brings paintings to life, while her picturesque portrayals of Amitabh Bachchan has espied the eye of the Big B himself. Abeer Malik may still be in the springtime of her life but the imperiously talented artist has already carved a niche for herself. We bring you an exclusive interview with her as she discusses her journey from a lonely girl in Jamshedpur to becoming the face of digital painting in India. Can you please introduce yourself in brief … Read More

‘Make in India’ campaign is good for us to produce better tools for companies: Nvidia Quadro VP
1:00 pm PDT 29/01/2016 By Tarachand Wanvari

Bob Pette is vice president of professional services of Nvidia Graphics. Bob has over a decade of experience in the visualization, high-performance computing and mobile technologies. He is an expert in the area of high-end visualization, multi-touch technology, interactive supercomputing, Defense and Intelligence solutions, mobile technologies and has played an crucial role as an architect for Visual Computing Solutions for Fortune 1000 companies, ISV’s and Bob is one of the the Board of Directors for Touch Share, a SaaS software … Read More

Planet Superheroes, brings alive famous fictional characters into our lives
8:00 pm PDT 17/11/2015 By Prerna Kothari

With movies, TV and cartoon series like Avengers, Iron Man, Superman, Johnny Bravo, Garfield, Spongebob, Simpsons getting popular day by day in India, the characters from the series have managed to create a strong fan following among the Indian consumers. And with fans in picture, it creates an opportunity for merchandisers to leverage from this passion; well, Planet Superheroes, an e-commerce website has been doing that well over the past 3 years. The company was co-founded by Jaineel Aga, Sumit Shah and Karan Rai. They offer … Read More

India’s Artha Animation collaborates with South African based My Child TV for new 2D animation series, ‘My Child’
2:00 pm PDT 23/09/2015 By Rasika Deshpande

There is good news for Indian animation, as Mumbai-based Artha Animation is working closely with South African company My Child TV in developing a new 2D animation series called My Child. had an e-mail conversation with Artha Animation CEO Gaurav Malhotra and My Child TV MD Nick Wilson giving their views on the collaboration. It was for this reason that Nick Wilson was invited as the guest of honour and international delegate at GES (Global Exhibition on Services) that … Read More

India is as important a market as China for Dolby in APAC region: Changhong Guo
2:30 pm PDT 14/07/2015 By Sidharth Iyer

Dolby Laboratories, the American company that used to specialise in audio noise reduction and audio encoding/compression, was founded in 1965 by Ray Dolby and since its inception has been a leader in the sound technology space. The sound technology giant entered the Asian market soon after being a leader in the North and South American and European markets and has since never looked back. The company launched various sound technologies for theatrical film releases and later went onto conquer the … Read More

Within 24 months India will be in the top 5 markets for game downloads: Reliance Games CEO Amit Khanduja
5:00 pm PDT 06/06/2015 By Vivek Kapadia

Reliance Entertainment recently had a major change at the top end of the management with former CEO Manish Agarwal leaving the company to join Nazara Technologies, the conglomerate appointed Amit Khanduja as the new CEO and AnimationXpress got chatting with him on his new role and what are his plans for the company; his views on the Indian gaming ecosystem and how it is different from the other global players. Excerpts:- A little about your previous role and what’s on … Read More

The story behind ‘Super Nano Jumpers’ developer, Himanshu Manwani
6:30 pm PDT 04/06/2015 By Vivek Kapadia

Mobile gaming today in India has reached a stage where it can be called the next technological boom just like the dot com and the IT industry witnessed respectively over phases. The number of smartphones today in the country can justify the fact that everyone today is connected to the world of the internet and the things around it. This also has given rise to new set of gamers in the country which never existed before. The moms, dads and … Read More

I think India is a year away from its first Indie gaming superstar: Mike Bithell
5:00 pm PDT 21/04/2015 By Vivek Kapadia

The Indie developers scene is something to watch out for in the domestic market, specially on the mobile front. There have been many small studios that have hit it big in the recent past, to the extent of being featured on the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store, like Yellow Monkey Studio’s Socioball, HashStash’s Splash Damage and Mech Mocha’s Puppet Punch. In the recently concluded Reliance Games PGConnects Bangalore there were a host of such Indies who had … Read More

We are not focusing on India alone, our market is the world: DSK GIG MD Tanvi Kulkarni
7:30 pm PDT 06/04/2015 By Sidharth Iyer

One of the newbies in the gaming industry has been truning up the heat on not just the domestic circuit but also internationally. The Pune-based DSK Green Ice Games has already tasted success in terms of travelling the world and being in the same room with industry big-wigs like Epic Games and NVIDIA at GDC 2015 in San Francisco. Finishing work on its first game, Death God University (D.G.U) the studio has bigger plans in place to reach astronomical heights … Read More

We’d love to create something original from HISHE someday: Tina Alexander
7:30 pm PDT 31/03/2015 By Vishaka Chakrapani

Nearly 10 years ago, in 2005, when Daniel Baxter and Tommy Watson came out of a theatre with an alternative ending to the movie they had just watched. A simple idea that could have struck any one of us was taken up as a challenge and converted into an animated spoof series on Hollywood movies. 10 years down the line, How It Should Have Ended (HISHE) has become a brand in itself giving rise to many mimicking their pattern. The … Read More