Kingston joins InDeed for earth edition awareness campaign on World Earth Day
12:00 pm PDT 22/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Kingston, a memory storage products and technology solutions company, has joined hands with InDeed to create a unique social awareness campaign called #EarthEditionDrives. This campaign imagines Earth as a USB Flash Drive, where Kingston aims to subtly draw attention towards the condition of our planet. The campaign revolves around Kingston’s 64GB Limited Earth Edition USB Drive, which represents Earth. Select members from the industry were given a chance to try these USBs to experience it. The question most of them … Read More

STARZPLAY continues global expansion with its entry in Spain on Orange TV
6:00 pm PDT 04/04/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Starz, a Lionsgate company has announced the continued expansion of the STARZPLAY premium streaming service with its entry into Spain on Orange TV beginning 28 March. The STARZPLAY premium streaming service will give Orange customers that are also subscribers of Orange TV the opportunity to watch STARZ series all in one place, with future STARZ Originals airing exclusively on STARZPLAY day-and-date with the US, including the debut season of Now Apocalypse from iconic indie-filmmaker Gregg Araki.  The latest subscription video on demand … Read More

VES India presents ‘The Making of’ some of the magical work in VFX powered by AMD Radeon Pro
1:00 pm PDT 28/03/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

VES Society in collaboration with AMD is putting together a conference titled THE MAKING OF at the Fun Republic Cinema on 30th March Activated by AnimationXpress, THE MAKING OF  is a one of a kind event that is set to enlighten the attendees with the technological nuances and processes that went behind some of the best imagery created on celluloid across the world. The event will bring under one roof, top industry veterans, artists and VFX technicians of the most … Read More

CorelDRAW unveils new Graphics Suite 2019 for Windows and Mac
9:00 am PDT 15/03/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

It’s an exciting day for the graphics community!  CorelDRAW is thrilled to announce the new CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2019 is here for Windows and Mac! Whether your customers are designing signage, logos, web graphics, or print projects, CorelDRAW delivers capabilities that unleash creative potential – all on their platform of choice. CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2019 for Windows An exciting collection of new features to create jaw-dropping vector designs with more precision and creative freedom than ever before. NEW! CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2019 … Read More

Dark Slope brings beautiful surreal world with VR in upcoming projects
5:30 pm PDT 13/03/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Dark Slope, a Toronto-based virtual and augmented reality (VR and AR) developer, is bringing the beautifully surreal world of its debut VR experience Scarygirl Mission Maybee to Zero Latency’s arena-scale, free-roam virtual reality venues around the globe. As one of the first experiences to release on Zero Latency’s second-generation VR platform being developed in tandem with technology giants Microsoft, HP, and Intel, Scarygirl Mission Maybee will showcase the future of location-based entertainment (LBE) with its infectiously entertaining characters, fantastical environments … Read More

What did foreign delegates think about enTTech?
3:00 pm PDT 07/03/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

enTTech has been consistently helping in forging, catalysing and facilitating a connectivity platform for international delegates and market players, allowing them to form constructive associations and partnerships across the world. AnimationXpress spoke to some of the international delegates to know their thoughts and views on the initiatives by enTTech.       “enTTech is surprisingly huge and it is a really big opportunity. I am really loving it as it has opened even more doors of new opportunities and possibilities than last year. I have … Read More

Audeze partners with Echo Fox to enhance gaming audio experience in esports
12:00 pm PDT 05/03/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Audeze, the manufacturer of planar magnetic headphones, has announced the official partnership with esports organization and media company, Echo Fox. With a commitment to innovation and best-in-class audio solutions, Audeze will equip Echo Fox teams with Mobius, the critically acclaimed immersive cinematic gaming headphone that features Audeze planar magnetic drivers and Waves Nx 3D audio technologies. Echo Fox is home to some of the top esports players in the world across multiple titles, including League of Legends, Super Smash Bros … Read More

25th edition of CABSAT to act as a center for next-gen on-screen entertainment revolution
4:00 pm PDT 27/02/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

CABSAT  the special event for the broadcast, satellite, digital media and filmed entertainment industries for the Middle East and North Africa – is entering its twenty-fifth edition with a fresh, newly evolved format that will bring the full content creation, production, post-production satellite, OTT video, esports, digital media and entertainment ecosystem to centre stage. Taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), 12 to 14 March, CABSAT 2019 will unite the media industry’s creative experts and most sought-after tech suppliers to … Read More

Agora brings live video chat to game developers
11:00 am PDT 26/02/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Agora, the voice, video and live broadcasting platform, has announced the launch of its gaming-focused software development kits (SDKs) on the Unity Asset Store, a two-sided marketplace where creators can find, source, and sell everything they need to be successful. Building a global video network capable of providing high-quality, low latency real-time communications is costly and resource intensive. Powered by the Agora Software Defined Real-Time Network , Agora’s SDKs enable developers to embed crystal-clear video and 3D spatial audio easily … Read More

PhonePe joins Dream11 to offer direct UPI payments solution
3:00 pm PDT 13/02/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

PhonePe the payments platform, has entered into a partnership with Dream11, India’s sports game. As part of the association, PhonePe is live and first to offer direct UPI payments solution on the Dream11 platform. Commenting on the partnership, PhonePe director – online business Ankit Gaur, said, “We are very excited to partner with Dream 11, the country’s biggest sports game. Over the last few years, Dream11 has seen phenomenal growth with a constantly growing user base. The next few months will see some of the biggest … Read More

The VFX story of Indian mythological content
6:00 pm PDT 12/02/2019 By Poonam Mondal

If you are a 90’s kid, you can recall those days when Sunday mornings were occupied by two epics – Ramanand Sagar’s Ramayan and BR Chopra’s Mahabharat on Doordarshan. Have you ever wondered while watching how mesmerising the scene from Ramayan was when Ravana abducted Sita on a flying chariot; or the scene from Mahabharat where Bhishma Pitamaha remain undead even after being struck by hundreds of arrows? The reason behind those mesmerising scenes is the VFX/animation. Ever since the advent of … Read More

TurboPlay announces videogame engine support with Xenko
5:00 pm PDT 12/02/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

TurboPlay has announced gold sponsorship for the Xenko Game Engine and its open source community. “We’re pumped to have the opportunity to support the Xenko development team and work with them to develop amazing new technologies for their community and ours! Xenko is a modern game engine technology developed entirely in C#. Xenko’s technology has incredible potential in today’s gaming market. Through this partnership we can provide direct support to Xenko indie developers,” said Vince TurboPlay president and CEO McMullin. Launching … Read More