Month: July 2014 – page 3

First official photo of Elsa from Once Upon a Time released
A chat with animation legend Phil Tippett
DreamWorks Animation unveils Christmas mall attraction DreamPlace
New Yorker makes animator profiles available for free
Pirates 5 to set sail on July 7th, 2017
2014 San Diego Comic-Con schedule highlights

It’s San Diego Comic-Con time again, and Lord Akiyama from the Animated Views Forum has compiled some highlights from the schedule for our readers.

Frozen villain Prince Hans is also coming to Once Upon a Time
Maleficent passes $700 million mark worldwide
Will low ratings cause The Legend of Korra to be prematurely cancelled?
Comic-Con poster for Jurassic World
Why Frozen was such a big box-office hit in Japan
Laika uses 3D printing to create stop motion characters
Disney’s five year plan for Frozen franchise
A look back at animated commercials in the 70’s
Comic-Con trailer for Star Wars Rebels makes its way online early
Origin Digital Studios aims to build working model for VFX work
Women In Animation nonprofit organization launches mentoring program
More than 250 artists reimagine episode of Sailor Moon
Man gets world record for enormous Simpsons tattoo
Planes: Fire & Rescue

With a more interesting subject and setting, and a wider canvas, Planes: Fire & Rescue is better than its predecessor — but it isn’t quite a first-class upgrade.