Tag: Animation

The Puzzle We Call Being: Walt Whitman on Listening to the Song of Existence, Animated

“Every atom in creation may be said to be acquainted with and married to every other,” the great naturalist John Muir wrote as he contemplated the interconnectedness of the universe not long after Walt Whitman issued his timeless, exquisite reminder that “every atom belonging to me as good belongs to you.” And yet, Muir recognized, […]

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We Grow Accustomed to the Dark: Emily Dickinson’s Stunning Ode to Resilience, Animated

A timeless serenade to finding light amid the “Evenings of the Brain.” By Maria Popova How do we survive the unsurvivable? What is that inextinguishable flame that goes on flickering in the bleak, dark chamber of our being when something of vital importance has been lost? “All your sorrows have been wasted on you if […]

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“No Blue Without Yellow” by Artist Maciek Janicki

San Francisco-based artist and animator Maciek Janicki takes us into the world of Vincent van Gogh with his latest short film. Created in partnership with the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, “No Blue Without Yellow” offers an immersive 3D tour, constructed using sampled paintings from consequential times in the renowned artist’s life. Click here for […]

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Booooooom TV Best of the Week: Music Videos, Short Films & Animation

A round-up of our favourite videos featured on Booooooom TV. This week’s selection includes an eclectic mix of styles and concepts that, whether serious or light-hearted, deceptively simple or blatantly complex, are all perfect examples of visionary artists excelling at their craft!

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Collider Kids Exclusive: ‘Spirit Riding Free’ Season 6 Trailer Teases All-New Adventures

Here at Collider, we cover a lot of stuff, be it Star Wars, superheroes, or cinephile fare, and everything from movies and TV, to video games and web series. There’s something for everyone. But there’s so much stuff out there that sometimes our younger audience members get left out. So every once in a while, we’d like […]

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New Footage for Ralph Breaks the Internet Races Online, Brings More Disney Princesses

Ralph, Vanellope, and Gal Gadot’s racer. Also, a cookie. Image: Disney Trailer FrenzyA special place to find the newest trailers for movies and TV shows you’re craving.   Ralph and Vanellope are in for a ride. Yesterday, we found out that Gal Gadot was playing an online street racer in Ralph Breaks the Internet, along with […]

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This Week in Animation: GKIDS to Bring ‘Perfect Blue’ to Theaters This September

In This Week in Animation News, I’ll take a look at the previous week in the world of animation in order to get you caught up on everything you might have missed. It’s your one-stop shop for news regarding cartoons, anime, and animated web series. We’re talking movies, TV shows, digital shorts, and everything in between! […]

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‘The Death of Superman’ Blu-ray Review: DC’s Shining Symbol of Hope Never Looked So Good

The Death of Superman is a story that’s almost as well-known as the title superhero’s origin story itself. DC Comics fans saw it play out in the pages of an epic crossover event in the early 90s, followed by a multitude of adaptations that included novelizations, video games, and multiple movie treatments. While the clash […]

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Collider Kids: Sesame Workshop’s New Series ‘Esme & Roy’ Debuts This Month on HBO

Here at Collider, we cover a lot of stuff, be it Star Wars, superheroes, or cinephile fare, and everything from movies and TV, to video games and web series. There’s something for everyone. But there’s so much stuff out there that sometimes our younger audience members get left out. So every once in a while, we’d like […]

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This Week in Animation: Watch Rooster Teeth’s RTX 2018 Online Courtesy of Mixer

In This Week in Animation News, I’ll take a look at the previous week in the world of animation in order to get you caught up on everything you might have missed. It’s your one-stop shop for news regarding cartoons, anime, and animated web series. We’re talking movies, TV shows, digital shorts, and everything in between! […]

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Watch: New ‘gen:LOCK’ Teaser Reveals Mecha Action and David Tennant’s Character

Today at RTX Austin, Rooster Teeth’s annual fandom convention, Gray G. Haddock, Head of Rooster Teeth Animation and showrunner for the upcoming anime-style series gen:LOCK, announced the Rooster Teeth voice cast for the show, and released a second teaser that features David Tennant voicing the character “Doc” for the first time. But you don’t have […]

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‘RWBY’ Volume 6 Premiere Date and Plot Synopsis Revealed by Rooster Teeth at RTX

It’s a good week for RWBY fans. The ongoing Rooster Teeth festival, RTX 2018, which celebrates everything fandom both inside the original production company and far outside of it, isn’t just the place to be for cutting-edge animation and digital content, it’s also a veritable treasure trove of news. Granted, most of that news concerns fans […]

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Exclusive: Rooster Teeth’s ‘RWBY’-centric YA Book Series’ Author, Plot, and Title Revealed

Rooster Teeth recently announced the perfect pair-up with Scholastic as part of a collaboration for a new YA book series centered on RWBY, the company’s smash-hit anime series. Today, just ahead of the news at RTX 2018, we can bring you the exclusive reveal of the series’ title, plot, and author. (This news has me all jacked […]

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‘Dragon Ball Legends’ Summer Update: A Perfect Way for New Players to Get in the Game

If you’re a fan of the Dragon Ball franchise but haven’t been playing the excellent mobile game Dragon Ball Legends, now’s the perfect time to get on board. A recent update to the fighting game that folds in fan-favorite characters and storylines alongside new faces and a brand new narrative makes this game more accessible than ever to […]

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‘The Venture Bros.’ Season 7 Review: Even a Ghost in the Machine Can’t Stop the Laughs

Adult Swim’s The Venture Bros. is the gift that keeps on giving. Originally created by Christopher McCulloch (a.k.a. Jackson Publick), premiering on Cartoon Network’s late-night run in early 2003 and getting its first series’ run in the summer of 2004, the title team just keeps delivering hits. The intervening 15 years of stops and starts have seen eight total […]

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Incredibly Realistic VFX of Giant Grim Reaper Menacingly Keeping Watch Over Bridge

Toronto-based web developer and digital artist Justin Leduc has captured the attention of millions with his eerie 3D animation of a red-hooded Grim Reaper menacingly keeping watch over the Golden Gate Bridge. Posted a little over a week ago (on July 24, 2018), Death’s visit to the landmark has since gone viral, with over 13 […]

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Exclusive First Look at McFarlane Toys’ Epic ‘RWBY’ Statue, Coming to RTX 2018

Rooster Teeth, the pioneering entertainment and media company behind some of the biggest online series in history, is excited to announce a new project with award-winning McFarlane Toys, reimagining an epic battle from their worldwide hit anime series RWBY in a high-quality, limited edition cold-cast resin statue: The RWBY Alpha Beowolf Battle Statue. And as […]

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‘Castlevania’ Season 2: Adi Shankar Confirms a New Character with an Image Reveal

We were treated to an insane first look at Netflix’s Castlevania Season 2 thanks to the bloody, magical, and darkly fantastical trailer revealed by executive producer Adi Shankar over the weekend. But now, Shankar is at it again, teasing (and rewarding) fans of the Konami classic with a new character reveal, courtesy of a first-look image. We’ll […]

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Pixar’s ‘Incredibles 2’ Crosses $1 Billion Globally

As of last night’s ticket sales tally, Disney/Pixar’s Incredibles 2 crossed the $1 billion mark at the worldwide box office after only six weeks in theaters. Brad Bird‘s animated, family-friendly flick brings back the superheroic Parr family for another round of super-powered drama, truly incredible action, and heartfelt storytelling that’ll hit every parent out there right in […]

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