Cannon Busters - coming soon to Netflix

Cannon Busters heads to Netflix, licensing campaign launched

Anime distribution company Manga Entertainment have appointed Reemsborko Ltd. as the worldwide agent for Cannon Busters, a new 12-part anime that will launch later this year exclusively as a Netflix global original seriesContinue reading Cannon Busters heads to Netflix, licensing campaign launched

Why are there no women cartoonists? by Cinders McLeod

WebFind: “Why Are There No Women Cartoonists?” by Cinders McLeod

Cinders McLeod – writer, satirist, artist, doublebassist and creator of the Moneybunnies series, financial literary for kids – drew a cartoon in 1991 in response to the oft-asked question “why are there no women cartoonists?” 20 year later, in 2011, she looked at it and thought it should be out there and posted it onContinue reading WebFind: “Why Are There No Women Cartoonists?” by Cinders McLeod

Aardman Animation "Armature Kit"

Aardman Animation “Armature Kit” launched to aid stop motion animation students and fans

Stop motion armature specialist Animation Toolkit has partnered with Aardman to design and create a bespoke armature kit to help stop motion animation students and enthusiasts with the puppet making process. The Aardman Animation Kit includes eight easy to assemble products, from a customisable Character Kit to a compact A2 Studio Stage – perfect forContinue reading Aardman Animation “Armature Kit” launched to aid stop motion animation students and fans

Mort - concept art by Claire Keane

Roads Not Taken: When Disney almost went Discworld

Animation designer and children’s author Claire Keane has posted some wonderful concept art for an abandoned Disney project based on Sir Terry Pratchett‘s fourth Discworld novel, Mort,  on her official web site. While that project didn’t go ahead, BBC America’s TV series The Watch seems to be progressing nicely. Back in 2010, web site Bleeding CoolContinue reading Roads Not Taken: When Disney almost went Discworld

Streetcat Bob - Animated Series

StreetCat Bob gets animated series

UK pay TV children’s channel Sky Kids has commissioned StreetCat Bob, an animated series inspired by the cat that has already been the subject of books and a major feature film. StreetCat Bob is a real-life stray ginger cat, credited with turning around the life of James Bowen, a former addict and homeless person whoContinue reading StreetCat Bob gets animated series