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Bisbo: Animation will have a larger space in serious news journalism in the coming future
7:00 pm PDT 10/09/2019 By Poonam Mondal

The advancements in animation technology are continuously leaping, therefore, animation is no longer restricted to entertainment alone. Today it is also used to educate and inform people about the recent happenings. GoBisbo Broadcasting Network is an organisation of such kind, who creates animated news videos on Youtube channel Bisbo and believes “Animation brings ‘life’ to characters in unimaginable ways. I can only wait to see what happens when newer software is developed to take advantage of the coming technology like … Read More

Twitch kicks off partnership with the Raiders and Allegiant Stadium
1:00 pm PDT 10/09/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Twitch, the leading service and community for multiplayer entertainment, has announced a partnership with the Raiders as a founding partner of Allegiant Stadium starting in 2020. The partnership will include a Twitch-branded lounge in the lower level of Allegiant Stadium, featuring interactive elements that are native to the Twitch experience, including streamer stations, Twitch viewing screens, esports competitions and future Twitch events. The Twitch lounge will also bring Twitch’s unique live streaming capabilities and active community to a variety of entertainment … Read More

Event Capital acquires 80 per cent stake in IGX
6:00 pm PDT 09/09/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Event Capital, a Laqshya Media group company and India’s most diverse Live Event IP Company has acquired majority stake 80 per cent in India’s largest and longest-running games expo – IGX (Indian Games Expo). Entering the gaming industry with this acquisition, Event Capital with its expertise in creating and curating multi-genre consumer-based event experiences will help further strengthen the IGX IP. Showcasing the best of gaming from India and around the world, season 5 of IGX will be held on … Read More

Mumbai-based Post Office Studios creates animated content to promote the Hyderbad Design Week
4:30 pm PDT 09/09/2019 By Yugandhara Shete

The Government of Telangana approached Mumbai-based Post Office Studios to create content promoting the Hyderabad Design Week, which is being held in October. The studio has created a promotional video to announce the five-day design event in tandem with the 31st edition of the World Design Assembly, to promote innovation, encourage design thinking, foster continued design education, and create awareness on the power of design in India. Hyderabad Design Week is a city-wide festival of design that brings together leading design practitioners to … Read More

Disney inks a 10 year deal with British studio Pinewood
11:30 am PDT 09/09/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

The Walt Disney has inked a long-term deal with British studio Pinewood, which gives Disney authority on all the stages, backlots and other production accommodation at Pinewood Studios in Buckinghamshire. The deal between The Walt Disney Company and Pinewood is for 10 years. For a long time, Disney has produced feature films at the studio space including Mary Poppins Returns, Star Wars:The Last Jedi, Rogue One and The Force Awakens as well as Avengers: Age of Ultron and Guardians of the … Read More

‘We Bare Bears’ comes to India for ‘We’ll be There’ campaign!
6:00 pm PDT 06/09/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

It’s time for big-bear hugs as Grizzly, Panda, and Ice Bear, are coming to India!  Cartoon Network’s We Bare Bears’ 2019 awareness and fan-engagement campaign ‘We’ll be There’ is all set to enter the Indian market after a successful run across Asia Pacific region. The campaign includes brand partnerships, on-ground activations and influencer meet-and-greets.  Created by Daniel Chong, We Bare Bears follows the lovable three bear brothers – Grizzly, Panda and Ice Bear, in their ongoing attempt to fit into human society, … Read More

HyperX launches its FURY DDR4 RGB memory modules in India
5:00 pm PDT 06/09/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology, today announced the launch of its FURY DDR4 RGB memory modules India. The new memory kits are cost-effective, high-performance upgrades for Intel and AMD’s latest platforms. They feature Plug N Play3, which enables automatic memory overclocking at standard DDR4 1.2V settings. They also feature Intel XMP-ready profiles optimized for Intel’s latest platform. The FURY DDR4 RGB memory range is now available with speeds of up to 3466MHz, as 8GB and 16GB single modules … Read More

Warner Bros. and Epic Games to collaborate for ‘Fortnite: Darkfire Bundle’
3:00 pm PDT 06/09/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Warner Bros. and Epic Games are continuing to collaborate with the upcoming launch of Fortnite: Darkfire Bundle, an all-new retail bundle that is set to release worldwide beginning Tuesday, 5 November 2019. As part of a worldwide retail distribution partnership for the gaming phenomenon Fortnite, the retail version of the Fortnite: Darkfire Bundle will have an MSRP of $29.99 and will include $80 worth of in-game content. Fortnite: Darkfire Bundle will include 13 new items: three legendary outfits, three legendary … Read More

Hypr Games forays into frictionless instant games
12:00 pm PDT 06/09/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Hypr Games, a gaming studio that produces and publishes highly-addictive casual and instant games recently launched two new Facebook instant games titles – Sea Battle and Word Challenge. U2opia Global, the Singapore based parent company has also earmarked USD 1 Million in investment for building new and interesting instant games under the title of Hypr Games. U2opia Global, co-founder and Group CEO Sumesh Menon said, “Traditionally, the gaming industry has unlocked tremendous value with new disruptive distribution platforms like Console, PC, … Read More

Netflix greenlights kids animated series, ‘Centaurworld’
4:30 pm PDT 05/09/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Netflix has picked up a children’s animated series called Centaurworld, from first-time showrunner Megan Nicole Dong. Centaurworld is centered around a war horse who is transported from her embattled world to a strange land inhabited by silly, singing centaurs of all species, shapes, and sizes. Desperate to return home, she befriends a group of these magical creatures and embarks on a journey that will test her more than any battle she’s ever faced before. Dong worked as a story artist on … Read More

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’s Discovery Tour Mode release date announced
4:00 pm PDT 05/09/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Ubisoft recently released an update that prepared Assassin’s Creed Odyssey for the upcoming Discovery Tour, which fans cant wait get their mitts on.  The patch only appended the game to run the mode and not much was known as to when it is set to release. Well, the wait is over as the devs have officially revealed some details as well as the launch date for Discovery Tour: Ancient Greece. “Discovery Tour: Ancient Greece, an educational tool allowing anyone to explore and interact with the … Read More

This Teacher’s day, Sony YAY! celebrates the third edition of ‘Heroes Behind the Heroes’
2:00 pm PDT 05/09/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Real heroes don’t always wear capes. They also teach, mentor and help individuals realise their best potential. Dedicating countless hours to us with their knowledge and insight, teachers prepare us for the journey called life. On the occasion of Teacher’s Day, Sony YAY! celebrates these real heroes through a unique initiative – ‘Heroes Behind The Heroes’. Taking forward the annual celebrations of Teachers Day, Sony YAY’s ‘Heroes Behind the Heroes’ campaign recognises and celebrates those mentors/gurus who have not only … Read More