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GAFX 2022: ‘The Ramayana’ pitted…

Renowned Indian film producer Madhu Mantena who is one of the producers of the upcoming trilogy…

Exclusive: 88 Pictures expands its…

“Growth cannot be measured by just how many seats you are adding, but how many artists…

Cinemax’s new avatar MovieMax aims…

Cinemax, which started its journey in 2002, was recently relaunched in its new avatar, MovieMax. The…

DreamWorks Animation’s Prashanth Cavale delves…

Directed by Pierre Perifel, DreamWorks Animation and Universal Pictures’ animated feature film The Bad Guys took…

EduSpark Summit 2022: ‘Balancing Art…

On its second day, EduSpark Summit witnessed an enriching panel discussion touching upon various aspects of…

Eduspark Summit 2022: Day 1…

AnimationXpress’ EduSpark Summit kickstarted today with an aim to identify the trends, strategies and pedagogies that…

Eduspark Summit: Educators from specialized…

The first edition of EduSpark Summit: Freeing the Education Genie, by AnimationXpress.com brought together industry leaders, veteran…

Vancouver Film School animation &…

Canada’s premier post-secondary entertainment arts institution, Vancouver Film School boasts of veteran academicians. While giving a…

Sony YAY! turns five! New…

Sony YAY! is native to some of the most beloved characters like Honey Bunny, Taarak Mehta,…

Indrajit Nattoji shares details about…

Nadam (Sound), an experiential introductory film for the Indian Music Experience (IME), India’s first permanent interactive…

Exclusive: Srinivas Mohan shares in-depth…

Crossing the Rs 1,000 crore-mark at the box office worldwide is no new feat for filmmaker…

I&B ministry establishes the AVGC…

Finally, the wait is over. The ministry of information and broadcasting (I&B) has constituted the animation,…

Leander Paes to be seen…

Green Gold Animation, the creators of the famous animated character Chhota Bheem, has signed up with…

Raj VFX creates the 18th…

The upcoming historical fantasy series on Sony Sab, Ali Baba Daastan-e-Kabul, is set to showcase some…

Gubbare drops the catchy title…

The IN10 Media Network’s kids channel, Gubbare, is set to launch its second original animated series…

Nick to adopt a hybrid…

Nickelodeon is well known for its Kids’ Choice Awards (KCA) which is committed towards empowering and…

Exclusive: ETV Bal Bharat to…

After the two successful original home-grown IPs Abhimanyu – The Young Yodha and Chotu Lambu and…

Indian VFX sector grew by…

The Indian VFX industry has been gradually climbing up the ladder with adaptation of world-class techniques…

Animation industry grew by 24…

The Indian animation industry is growing fast and with an increasing number of animated series and…

Outpost VFX’s Mumbai general manager…

UK-based visual effects organisation Outpost VFX, that will soon open its door in Mumbai, their first…

Short film on human trafficking,…

Award-winning filmmaker Shred Shreedhar’s animated short Reena Ki Kahaani which talks about human trafficking wins Best…

Indian kids’ broadcasters set to…

This Holi, Indian kids broadcasters are all set to fill the colours of love, friendship, and…

Charuvi Agrawal sheds light on…

Delhi-based Charuvi Design Labs (CDL) recently created an anthology of three animated films Dastaan-e-Shahadat which depicts…

Vikram Bhatt talks about his…

Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt who simultaneously dons the hat of director, producer, screenwriter and actor, has in…

“Women in the workplace are…

It still comes as a surprise how the world is running on stereotypes, one of which…

Sony SAB’s new mythology show,…

Hindi GEC Sony SAB has announced a Hindu mythology based fiction show titled, Dharm Yoddha Garud…

Scanning elements, environments helped during…

The VAM summit observed the session on the Making of Pushpa and Makuta division head and…

The incredible ‘SHE’ pillars of…

Women are not just limited to kitchen chores but today they are traveling to Mars, leading…

Yali Dream Creations launches ‘Codename…

Popular for its horror, fantasy, sci-fi, and mythology blend stories which includes titles like Rakshak, The…

The winners of VFX and…

AnimationXpress hosted the second edition of VFX and More Summit and Awards from 23 to 26…

VAM Summit’22: Day four takes…

The VAM Summit organised by AnimationXpress showcased the making of various VFX movies and the sessions…

VAM Summit’22: Day three saw…

The VAM Summit organised by AnimationXpress saw an assortment of distinguished speakers sharing their stories and…

The makers of ‘Minnal Murali’…

The second edition of the VFX and More (VAM) Summit organised by Animation Xpress India, witnessed…

VAM Summit: Hollywood film producer…

The third day of the VAM Summit opened its gates virtually with an enriching keynote address…

VAM Summit’ 22 | Day…

The second day of the VAM Summit saw an insightful compendium of panel discussions, presentations by…

VAM Summit: Day 1 witnesses…

Aiming to take the discussions surrounding the visual effects industry a notch higher, the second edition…

“You are only as interesting…

Musician Ego Plum, known as The Cartoon Composer, has composed for popular shows like SpongeBob Squarepants,…

With a belief in being…

14 November 2020 marked the day when IN10 Media launched its brand new kids channel Gubbare-Masti…

Virat Vilas Pawar released his…

After the successful launch of the first novel Heroes of Wars, a sci-fi version of Mahabharata,…

Karnataka High Court quashes the…

The Karnataka High Court struck down the amendments to the Karnataka Police Amendment Act in 2021…

On ‘Tom and Jerry’s’ 82nd…

Have a laugh, wear a smile! Our beloved and most cherished cartoon duo – Tom and…

VR Films and Studios founders…

With more than 20 years of experience in the entertainment industry, the founder of VR Films…

MS Dhoni dons the role…

Cricketer, captain, mentor, and even a brand ambassador, Mahendra Singh Dhoni has done it all. But…

Budget 2022: Gaming and esports…

Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Union Budget 2022 today and after all these years…

Budget 2022: Government to set…

After years of efforts by various organisations and studios, the animation, visual effects, comics and gaming…

Here’s what the gaming industry…

With the emerging technologies, the gaming industry is anticipated to open new dimensions for players and…

Merging with Sports Ventures Acquisition…

Leading technology-enabled visual effects and animation company DNEG and Sports Ventures Acquisition Corp., a publicly-traded special…

With 23 million users, Witzeal…

Real Money Gaming continues to dominate the gaming market. In conversation with AnimationXpress, Witzeal CEO Ankur…

VP of India launches ‘Sotoborshe…

The vice president of India and Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu recently launched a book…

Year Ender | How did…

Like any other industry, the comic industry also faced a high time crisis during the onset…

Year Ender: Indian kids’ broadcasters…

With a bright New Year and a fond farewell to the old, the kids’ broadcasters welcome…

Year Ender: Indian animation studios…

The Indian animation industry has experienced robust growth in the last couple of years, thanks to…

Year Ender: The year of…

With the pandemic impacting every aspect of business and life, 2021 has been the year of…

Year Ender: Titles that fared…

With the emergence and growing popularity of multiple digital platforms in India, the streaming giants are…

Year Ender: With Indian stories…

In the post-pandemic era, the opening of theatres and public gatherings is fraught with uncertainty. Hence,…

Year Ender: MX Player COO…

The advent of the OTT platforms has been disruptive for the Indian entertainment industry. The experimental…

Year Ender: How has the…

Globally esports is one of the largest sports in terms of viewership and prize money. As…

Year Ender: Indian gaming and…

The Indian gaming sector has reached a tipping point and the market has seen an incredible…

Year Ender: Viacom18 head of…

While the pandemic disrupted various plans, the marketing teams had to adapt newer techniques in a…

‘Scam 1992’ bags the Best…

Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story, the series based on the real-life incident of the Indian…

Guest Column | Three trends…

2021 was a mixed year of hope along with a challenge to create new benchmarks. With…

IN10 Media’s Gubbare to launch…

The IN10 Media Network’s kids channel, Gubbare, is set to intensify the competition in the genre…

88 Pictures spreads its wings…

After the successful completion of the first five years of the studio, 88 Pictures is carving…

F9 Post Studio founder shares…

Mumbai-based studio F9 Post created some amazing visual moments for the futuristic advertising campaign for HP…

Mary Apick’s animated short film…

The award-winning filmmaker, actor and activist who is a powerful voice against women’s plight in oppressive…

Commenting on the current Indian…

The Indian esports industry is one of the fastest growing esports industries in the world. This…

Assemblage completes 8 successful years…

In a short span of time, Assemblage has built a solid global foundation and is recognized…

Plangle Studio makes debut with…

Mangalore-based animation and VFX studio, Plangle Studio, have recently worked on an animated video song Ninnanthor…

Set to release on Human…

This Human Rights Day, 10 December, award-winning filmmaker Shred Shreedhar. has planned to release his animated…

Epic Games’ Arvind Neelakantan shines…

Over the past year or so, thanks to the ‘acceleration of technology adoption’ phenomena that we…

Animated sequence inspired by Indian…

 Aafat-e-Ishq, the latest Bollywood directorial venture of renowned Ad-filmmaker Indrajit Nattoji harps on the theme of…

Exclusive: CardBaazi aims to launch…

Card gaming is one of the most popular gaming sectors in India. Be it a Diwali…

Author Jeff Kinney takes us…

The Diary of a Wimpy Kid, a 2007 publication is still resonating with the audience as…

BAFTA Breakthrough ropes in veteran…

After the successful first run of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) in…

Holy Cow Entertainment launches Aghori…

After the successful release of three volumes of Aghori, Holy Cow Entertainment is back with the…

Vaibhav More Films delivers seamless…

The recently released advertising campaign of APL Apollo of its steel, pipes and water tank presents…

Frequent breaks between gaming sessions…

Due to lockdown and work from home culture, a lot of people are indulging into gaming…

“VFX has forced screenwriters and…

During a panel discussion on the impact of VFX technology on modern storytelling in film and…

VFX Summit 2021: Global stalwarts…

Young minds of the tech-savvy era have shown immense interest and potential to shine in the…

Habeeb Khan and Simon Allford…

ADM Summit’s dialogue on ‘Diversifying architectural design education and careers in the new age’ highlighted the…

Young minds shed light on…

At the AnimationXpress ADM Summit, it was time to know the students’ perspective on how they…

Architectural design education panelists stress…

The second day of the ADM Summit focused on the theme of ‘Education & Careers’. The…

Technology is an enabler but…

On its second day, ADM Summit witnessed an enriching panel discussion touching upon various aspects of…

Lesser carbon emissions in constructions…

What will the future city look like? With the rising pollution bolstering global warming and the…

Exclusive: Disney’s ‘Encanto’ team give…

Vibrant and dazzling visuals, catchy tunes, enjoyable performances, and the overall essence of Colombian culture… That’s…

How to design a sustainable…

Technology reigns over the world. Today with machine learning and robotics setting new standards and smart…

‘Diversity & Inclusivity’ panel highlighted…

ADM Summit, ‘Designing the New World Order’, a virtual gathering attempting to explore the vast ocean…

How did ‘WCC3’ reach new…

In the world of gaming, the engagement and retention rate fluctuates within a week’s span or…

Vaanarsena Studios initiates a free…

Bengaluru-based animation studio Vaanarsena Studios, which delivers high-quality animated content and believes in telling Indian mythological…

HappyKids records 225 per cent…

Leading ad-supported streaming media universe Future Today, with its flagship channels- FilmRise, Fawesome and HappyKids has been offering…

Second issue of graphic magazine…

After the successful launch of the first issue of INKLAB: Disease, Big Bang Books is back…

Anthony Liotta addresses toxic masculinity…

Ohio-based animator Anthony Liotta, who has been dabbling with animation since he was a child, has…

Seven affordable gifts you can…

Festival of lights, Diwali, is here and one of the things that happens on such joyous…

Six Halloween special content available…

With a slight nip in the air, it is time to soak in the spirit of…

International Animation Day 2021: 9…

Animated films have been made since the birth of cinema. While the format has had its…

Exclusive: ‘Scooby-Doo, Where Are You…

The classic Hanna Barbera characters, the four teenage mystery solvers — the confident Fred, sophisticated Daphne,…

Laying a new team’s foundation,…

Mumbai-based organisation Toon Club has been sowing seeds of visual story-telling and animation skills in the…

With multiple IPs and tournaments…

Recently, Cornerstone Sport has launched a new vertical Cornerstone Esports and they have signed up with…

A design summit that aims…

Architecture, Design & More (ADM) Summit is a virtual summit scheduled for 12 and 13 November…

Nick announces 11th homegrown IP…

Nickelodeon, one of the leading players in the Indian kids’ market space has always been a…

“Nothing is as nostalgic as…

A fantastical story about a goofy little boy from Wolfboy and the Everything Factory, the latest…

Phanta Animation’s ‘Princess Arabella’ tastes…

Yes, brown princesses do exist! Netherlands’ Princess Arabella produced by Phanta Animation BV won the international…

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#SaturdaySpecial: 10 iconic Indian comic…

Comics are an inseparable part of our childhood. While most of us grew up with the…

Chennai’s Basilic Fly Studio takes…

Chennai-based visual effects company Basilic Fly Studio announced the launch of its new company in Vancouver,…

Nodding Heads Games discusses wonders…

Built by Indian game studio Nodding Heads Games on Epic Games’ Unreal Engine, Raji: An Ancient…

Five years down for 88…

Mumbai-based animation studio 88 Pictures holds various credits of work under their belt including the Annie…

With new shows, movies, and…

Sony YAY!  is always ahead to offer kids with variety of their favouriate shows and characters,…

‘Captain Vidyut’ wins Best Soundtrack…

Parijat Animations’ debut feature length film, Captain Vidyut, bagged ‘Best Soundtrack’ in Feature Films Category at ANIMATIBA…

Street Lamp Games CEO and…

The pandemic led lockdown and work from home culture has helped the gaming sector to reach…

Ganesh Chaturthi Special: Know more…

There is a lot of knowledge and power associated with our culture, traditions and mythology. These…

Mukund Cairae to head Toonz…

Close on the heels of launching their own OTT platform, global kids and family entertainment major…

23rd DigiCon6 Asia Awards announces…

23rd DigiCon6 Asia Award India winners have been announced. As the official media partners for DigiCon6 Asia…

‘The Legend of Hanuman’ may…

After creating various records like the most viewed streaming show, Disney+ Hotstar’s The Legend of Hanuman…

Rajiv Chilaka comments on Green…

Green Gold Animation has partnered with the Telugu OTT platform ‘aha’ which is all set to…

Truke founder and CEO Pankaj…

The German origin brand with most products designed in Germany, Truke launched its first gaming-range True…

Increased interest in console gaming…

The Indian gaming industry has expanded exponentially and has also started exploring the console gaming market…

Cosmos-Maya’s Devdatta Potnis delves into…

With Hong Kong-headquartered private equity firm New Quest being the recent name to add to the…

Novator invests $250 million in…

DNEG, a visual effects (VFX) and animation studio for the creation of feature film, television, and…

Exclusive: Malta based EvenBet Gaming…

Card games are one of the favourite genres in games for the people in India. For…

‘Uncle Pai – A Biography’…

Amar Chitra Katha (ACK), the most influential comic book publication was founded in 1967 by the…

Exclusive: Team behind the upcoming…

With globalisation, co-production is not a distant dream anymore. Many animation studios in India are partnering…

‘Online gaming in India –…

The exponential rise of the gaming industry in 2020 has bound every sector to explore the…

Guest Column | Long: Petting…

Dragons are magnificent creatures but often a little scary  but not  Long, in fact he  is …

Sony’s Funimation buys Crunchyroll from…

Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) and AT&T announced that SPE has completed its acquisition of AT&T’s Crunchyroll…

Gamestacy founder Danish Sinha sheds…

With a lot of users entering the online gaming world, there has been an increasing number…

Art and NFT: Vimanika Comics’…

Blockchain technology is one of the immersive technologies which is currently taking the front seat in…

Disney Kids acquires Reliance Animation’s…

Disney Kids Network has acquired two new home-grown animation shows – Bhaiyyaji Balwan and Twinkle Sharma…

Esports Marketing Pakistan founder and…

Globally esports has created a lot of buzz over the past decade and Pakistan is on…

Vaibhav More Films creates a…

Friendship is a thread that connects us all together. This line couldn’t have been depicted more…

Popular webcomic ‘Corporat Comics’ to…

To relieve us from our everyday mundane work routines, which includes working from home and dealing…

Here are the winners of…

On 17 July, Animation Xpress concluded the second edition of Kids, Animation & More (KAM) Summit that…

Exclusive : Raj Comics’ upcoming…

Raj Comics is a native for many Indian comic superheroes like Nagaraj, Super Commando Dhruva, Parmanu,…

Exclusive: With 1,856 shots, redchillies.vfx…

Salman Khan’s recent action-thriller Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai was the superstar’s Eid bonanza for 2021…

10 years, 1000+ animals featured…

For the last two decades, the Kratt brothers – Chris and Martin have been teaching kids…

Why is Plastic Wax gaming…

What’s common among the world’s most epic video games like Tomb Raider, Hitman, Dawn of War…

World-renowned comic book artist Dheeraj…

Yesterday, the Indian comic book industry lost a true gem. The industry is shaken and so…

PlayerzPot CEO shares their survival…

While IPL 2021 was happening within a span of nearly seven months from the last IPL,…

“The juxtaposition of opposing features…

Motu Patlu, ViR: The Robot Boy, Shiva… All these successful shows have one thing in common…

Paperboat Animation Studios unveils its…

Paperboat Animation Studios, the Toronto headquartered animation studio recently acquired by Singapore based global media content and…

Season three of ‘Umbrella Academy’…

The trailer of the much-awaited season three of Umbrella Academy is out with the Hargreeves family…

Second Dinner launches digital card…

Developer Second Dinner has announced a new digital card battler game Marvel Snap for mobile and…

Moonbug and Disney come together…

A bright-red, child-size magical morphing creature is heading to Disney platforms. Disney Branded Television inked a…

Cosmos-Maya to adapt Rudyard Kipling’s…

Singapore and India-based animation studio Cosmos-Maya announced that it has selected Rudyard Kipling’s classic novel Kim…

Locksmith signs deal with DNEG…

Locksmith Animation has tapped DNEG Animation for the digital production of its second feature film, That…

Netflix releases trailer of 2D…

Trailer of Netflix’s new 2D animated series, Dead End: Paranormal Park is out. It is based…

‘Daredevil’ Disney+ series in the…

Marvel’s Daredevil series is coming to Disney+. Matt Corman and Chris Ord will write and executive…

Warner Bros. releases the ‘Legion…

Warner Bros. Animation revealed the voice cast lineup of the Legion of Zoom, the evil counterpart…

‘Fairfax’ season two to stream…

Your favourite clout-chasing friends are back for more shenanigans as they navigate the timeless struggles of…

Netflix rolls out Mystery Box,…

Netflix has announced a new feature called Mystery Box for kids, which is similar to the…

Are retro casino games the…

Are Retro Casino Games the New Cool? The human race believed the new is always better…