Boomerang Relaunch is Too Little Too Late

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Cartoon Network was the original home for the vast library of Hanna-Barbera and MGM cartoons that Ted Turner had at his disposal. It soon outgrew that purpose as…

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Are Creative Risks Worth Taking?

Friday, September 26, 2014

Animation has always had a strong creative streak with plenty of variety to it. If you didn’t like that Walt Disney was chasing realism, all you had to do was look across town to the Warner guys on Termite Terrace and see cutting edge character comedy in full flow. Today is no different; while major studios have become increasingly bland in their offerings, there are plenty of others taking up the creative mantle. Is what they’re doing worth the effort and risk involved?

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The Animation Anomaly Podcast Episode 3

Monday, September 2, 2013

The Animation Anomaly podcast episode 3! Join Charles as he discusses in depth some articles and news from the last week.

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Is YouTube Starting to Suck

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

YouTube has been awesome for years, but are we seeing the first evidence of suckiness in the site?

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YouTube Shoots Self In Foot!

Friday, May 10, 2013

YouTube has decided to offer paid subscriptions as part of their platform. Here’s why that’s a bad idea for them and for creators as well.

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The Wall Street Journal on the Cartoon Hits of YouTube

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

The Wall Street Journal, erstwhile publication of the rich, powerful and those who wish to be both, is also quite a good source of information on aspects of…

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Those YOOTOON Submission Requirements in Detail

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

So I was all set to write a post on the YOOTOON channel in general but Amid Amidi took care of that for me so instead, let’s take…

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Analysing Animation With My Little Pony

Thursday, March 8, 2012

YouTube user gbaudette has been posting analysis of scenes from, er, My Little Pony. While some may deride the show and its concept, the fact remains that there…

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Why “Cancelling” A Show Is So Outdated In This Day and Age

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Word came through the other day that FOX, after what surely must have been a long discussion (/sarcasm), had decided to swing the axe on Jonah Hill’s much…

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Does it Really Make Sense to Rent Animated Content Via YouTube?

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

As The Hollywood Reporter mentioned last week, the Disney Studios is following hot on the heels of the interactive unit in partnering with YouTube to deliver content. Not…

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Please Watch This Video And Answer the Poll

Saturday, November 12, 2011

I came across this video on tumblr yesterday (thank you potatofarmgirl), and as a fan, I felt somewhat obliged to watch it. You should too, then read on….

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