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Animation

  1. digital fur technology
    Jim Carrey Questions Fan Input on the Sonic Redesign“We do what we can do, and then technology is going to have its way.”
  2. renewals
    Big Mouth Scores a Triple-Season Renewal at NetflixSeasons four, five, and six are officially a go.
  3. cancellations
    A Wake for Tuca & Bertie, Which Should Not Have Been CanceledCan’t two bird-women have more of a moment, Netflix?
  4. disney
    Bring Back the AnimationTraditional hand-drawn animation is certainly not dead, but Disney has forsaken it. Why?
  5. tv
    Kid Cudi’s Upcoming Album Entergalactic Will Also Be an Animated Netflix ShowEntergalactic reportedly follows a young man’s pilgrimage to find love.
  6. sdcc 2019
    Sturgill Simpson Previews Anime Film and New Album at Comic-ConSDCC really does have something for everyone.
  7. my childhood
    It Took a Disney Kingdom to Kill Cartoon MufasaThe only thing more distressing than his death is the impending end of the medium responsible for it.
  8. animation
    The Lost MAD Magazine TV Special No Advertiser Would TouchThe 1974 pilot never aired, but it was MAD’s first foray into television.
  9. solidarity forever
    BoJack Horseman’s Animators Have Voted to UnionizeAnimators have been wanting to unionize since season one.
  10. are you crying?
    Pixar Announces Soul, Your Next Animated Existential CrisisDirected by master manipulator Pete Docter.
  11. spice up your life
    The Spice Girls (All 5!) Are Reuniting for a Movie We Know Nothing AboutYes, Victoria Beckham will be in it.
  12. behind the scenes
    How the BoJack Horseman Animation Studio Tripped up BooksmartIt took nearly five months to create the film’s drug trip scene. Unfortunately, a Roomba chase sequence landed on the cutting room floor.
  13. sonic the hedgehog
    Sonic Release Pushed Back 3 Months to Fix That Stuff You Didn’t Like About HimGuess that’s how long it takes to animate braces?
  14. tuca & bertie
    Tuca & Bertie’s Lisa Hanawalt on Blurring the Line Between Real and Surreal“I think it makes sense that Bertie’s phone can talk. There are boobs on buildings, but that just helps flesh out the tone of the show.”
  15. tv review
    Tuca & Bertie Feels Like a Classic Sitcom Set Inside a Surreal DreamscapeLisa Hanawalt’s new Netflix series may look like BoJack Horseman, but it’s a much lighter, wackier, and more aggressively disorienting experience.
  16. animation
    Netflix Orders Mike Schur–Produced LGBTQ Superspy ComedyQ-Force hails from Schur, Sean Hayes, and Gabe Liedman.
  17. casting
    Zac Efron and Amanda Seyfried Will Voice Fred and Daphne in Animated Scooby-DooPut Zac in an ascot!
  18. #metoo
    Women Animators Share Their #MeToo Story on Full FrontalAn all-woman team animated a segment about how they took down Nickelodeon’s Chris Savino for sexual harassment in 2017.
  19. casting
    Gina Rodriguez, Will Forte, and Tracy Morgan Are Part of The New Scooby-Doo GangThey’re your new Velma, Shaggy, and Captain Caveman.
  20. oscars 2019
    Every Oscar Winner for Animated Short Subject, RankedFrom its earliest honorees to the present, the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Subject doubles as a kind of history of the ever-changing medium.
  21. series orders
    Hulu Is Making a Howard the Duck Series and 3 Other Animated Marvel ShowsThey’ll all cross over in The Offenders.
  22. casting
    Steven Yeun and a Cast of People You Love to Voice a New Amazon Animated SeriesAlong with Zazie Beetz, J.K. Simmons, Mark Hamill, and even more.
  23. casting
    New Pixar Movie Snags Tom Holland, Chris Pratt, and Julia Louis-DreyfusA pair of teen elves set out to find magic.
  24. tributes
    Family Guy Pays Tribute to Carrie Fisher With Her Character’s EulogyThe actress voiced Peter’s boss Angela since 2005.
  25. netflix
    New Ghost In the Shell Netflix Series to Emerge in 2020Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 is the latest project in the streaming platform’s deepening dive into anime.
  26. the cartoon corner
    Nickelodeon’s Early Years Were ‘Loose and Crazy,’ As If You Had Any DoubtsAccording to the creator of Rocko’s Modern Life.
  27. the industry
    Tell Your Cat to Get His Headshots Together: A Tom & Jerry Movie Is in the WorksWhat about a cartoon Jerry and a real Tom? Or a real cat and mouse, with a completely animated world? The possibilities are endless.
  28. behind the scenes
    How Big Mouth Created the Shame WizardHe’s the “mortal enemy” of the Hormone Monster, and he’s key to Big Mouth’s biggest lesson about puberty.
  29. looking back
    Moral Orel Paved the Way for the Depressing Cartoons of TodayTalking with Dino Stamatopoulos, Carolyn Lawrence, and Scott Adsit about the show that was too bleak even for Adult Swim.
  30. this week in web videos
    Tommy Wants His Mommy: We Want to Watch More at 2 a.m.This bizarre quarter-hour animated short is worth your time.
  31. tv orders
    Rick and Morty’s Justin Roiland Gets New Animated Sci-Fi Comedy From HuluMore space jokes.
  32. the industry
    Willem Dafoe Hops on Disney’s Upcoming Dog-Sled Movie TogoEnjoy the softer side of Dafoe.
  33. Roger Rabbit Changed the Way Hollywood AnimatesThirty years later, the film is still influencing pop culture.
  34. box office gold
    Incredibles 2 Pulls in $180 Million for the Biggest Animated Debut of All TimeYou might say the Incredibles 2 opening-weekend box office was … very good.
  35. tv
    Ren & Stimpy Creator Allegedly Has a History of Preying on Young GirlsThrough an attorney, John Kricfalusi acknowledges “he had a 16-year-old girlfriend.”
  36. nightmares and dreamscapes
    The Simpsons Explores the President’s Nightmares in ‘A Tale of Two Trumps’ ShortRest easy, POTUS. It was all a dream.
  37. An Introduction to Japan’s Most Idiosyncratic and Exciting Animation DirectorWe break down Masaaki Yuasa’s best work, including Mind Game and The Tatami Galaxy.
  38. ‘Blair’: TBS Is Lookin’ at Instagram!In 2014, comedian Mo Welch posted her first comic on her @momowelch Instagram handle. It featured a simply drawn depressive named Blair and […]
  39. Mary and The Witch’s Flower Is a Rickety But Likable Debut for Studio PonocThe Studio Ghibli successor has big shoes to fill — and a long shadow to escape.
  40. boom shakalaka
    Jay-Z Releases Animated ‘Blue’s Freestyle’ Video on TidalThe cartoon dropped Sunday, which is, of course, Blue Ivy’s sixth birthday.
  41. gravity falls
    Gravity Falls Redubs Louis C.K. Character, the ‘One-Armed Monstrosity’Creator Alex Hirsch is now credited as the voice of the Horrifying Sweaty One-Armed Monstrosity.
  42. Coco Is a Charming If Belabored Adventure Right Out of the Pixar PlaybookBut it has at least one great song.
  43. batman
    An Oral History of ‘Batman: The Animated Series’The show that defined the Dark Knight for a generation, in the words of its creators and stars.
  44. star wars
    Daisy Ridley Makes a Lovely Return As Rey in This Animated Star Wars ShortIt’s part of a Lucasfilm initiative to highlight the women of Star Wars.
  45. patience is a virtue
    Why Is the Next Season of Rick and Morty Taking So Long? Dan Harmon Explains“The truth in this case is so very boring.”
  46. movie review
    Movie Review: Your Name Is a Poignant Body-Swapping TaleAnimator Makoto Shinkai comes into his own with this story of time, memory, and loss.
  47. the animation station
    Hayao Miyazaki Is Calling It Quits … on RetirementHe’s back, baby!
  48. movie review
    My Life As a Zucchini Is a Lovingly Sensitive Piece of Stop-Motion AnimationThe Oscar-nominated film is an intimate portrait of childhood trauma.
  49. the industry
    Louis C.K. and Albert Brooks’s The Cops Ordered to Series by TBSYou get three guesses to name the characters’ profession. The first two don’t count.
  50. There’s Never Been a Better Time to Revisit ‘Rocky and Bullwinkle’ I generally try not to timestamp these articles, because who knows? Someday somebody’s going to be searching for information about Woody […]
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