The Courtship of Animation And Comics is Getting Ever Closer to Marriage

Friday, June 27, 2014

Animation and comics have always been somewhat related. The latter is, after all, a more polished version of the storyboard for the former. Using one as the inspiration for the other is a long-standing practise dating all the way back to the Fleischer Superman shorts of the 1940s. Tie-ins are nothing new either, being around at least as long as shorts but only really hitting their stride with the advent of television. So how do things stand today? Well, the relationship has become ever closer and could even be considered a full-on marriage.

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Three More Animated Kickstarter Campaigns to Compare

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

A look at three different animated Kickstarter campaigns and why each is being undertaken despite differing economic backgrounds and promises.

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Bee & Puppycat & Character Development

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Bee & Puppycat is the latest Cartoon Hangover hit. But why, after 11 minutes of animation do we know relatively little about the two main characters?

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Will FOX Succeed In the Online Arena With Animation?

Thursday, May 9, 2013

The FOX network has entered the online animation arena with Animation Domination High-Def (ADHD). Why are the doing so and how with they fare?

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Will Web Series’ Never Die; Just Fade Away Instead?

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

When a TV show gets canned, it vanishes to appear later on cable reruns. What happens to web series once they end and are creators adequately prepared?

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Releasing Soundtracks of Animated Films Using SoundCloud

Monday, April 22, 2013

A look at how SoundCloud could make soundtracks for animated TV shows and films a much bigger part of the production puzzle.

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Frederator Aims High With Cartoon Hangover and Bravest Warriors

Friday, November 9, 2012

Perennial innovator Frederator Studios is currently firing on all cylinders as they gear up for the big push to launch their latest venture, Cartoon Hangover. In times past…

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Which YouTube Animation Channel Will Succeed?

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

As Cartoon Brew has pointed out, we are seeing a raft of new YouTube channels devoted to animation being launched or announced in recent months. However the internet…

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