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Finally! Star Wars: The Clone Wars to return on Disney’s streaming service

Finally! Star Wars: The Clone Wars to return on Disney’s streaming service

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Disney to bring back Star Wars: The Clone Wars to customers. During the 10th Anniversary, Clone Wars panel at San Diego Comic-Con, creator and producer Dave Filoni announced that the show would return on Disney’s streaming service, finishing off the story that was widely considered to be left hanging after the show’s abrupt cancellation in 2013. The show will be coming back with the seventh season consisting of 12 new episodes for Disney’s upcoming streaming service. Check out the trailer here: From 2008 to 2013, The Clone Wars ran on Cartoon Network, revealing the massive war that took place between the theatrical, live-action movies Episode II: Attack of the Clones and Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. After the show went off air abruptly, many fans were left feeling the show’s s
Throwback Thursday: These amazing 90s cartoon shows will make you nostalgic!

Throwback Thursday: These amazing 90s cartoon shows will make you nostalgic!

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Are you a 90s kid? If yes, then you would definitely agree that the quality of life during those times was the best! The best part was the cartoon shows that we all used to watch and they were actually good. Cartoons today aren't too bad of course, but the 90s are known as the golden age of cartoon shows for a reason. These amazing cartoon shows will take you back to our golden days: Tom and Jerry Show: Tom and Jerry is a series of theatrical musical cartoon shorts created by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer that centered on a never-ending rivalry between a housecat (Tom) and a mouse (Jerry) whose chases and battles often involved comic violence.   The Looney Tunes Show: Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Road Runner and Tweety bird were among the cutest and the m...
IMG acquires Exhibitions International

IMG acquires Exhibitions International

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IMG has acquired Exhibitions International, the leading global museum exhibition producer. The business will sit within IMG’s events division with Arts & Entertainment. Exhibitions International’s Founder and President John Norman will become Managing Director, Exhibitions, IMG Events, and his team will also join IMG. The portfolio of events of Exhibitions International includes KING TUT: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh, POMPEII: The Exhibition and Mummies of the World. IMG and Exhibitions International recently partnered with the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities to create KING TUT: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh, a ten-city international exhibition tour celebrating the 100-year anniversary of the discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb. The exhibition starts at the California Science C
Sketch Consultancy’s “Remote Control and Gaming Consumer Show” will kickstart tomorrow at Mumbai with drones, racing, VR and entertainment

Sketch Consultancy’s “Remote Control and Gaming Consumer Show” will kickstart tomorrow at Mumbai with drones, racing, VR and entertainment

Gaming, Latest News
India’s first international level  “Remote Control and Gaming Consumer Show” is here in Mumbai organised by Sketch Consultancy. It is the first and one of its kind consumer show that brings together RC Gaming, Drone VR and PC gaming. It is primarily for consumers to have a hands-on and interactive experience on some of the latest Drones , RC Cars, VR games and PC Games. There will be gaming competitions as well, which will have elimination rounds. Also an interesting drone making workshop has been arranged by the organisers. Samsung, Sony PlayStation, Shoppers Stop, Seagate, Rapoo, TP Link, GoPro are the main sponsors of the event. People participating the event include all age groups from kids, teenagers, youngsters and adults.  The event will be held from 15 – 17 December 2017 from 11
Sachin Saga Cricket Champions scores over Million downloads in less than a week of launch

Sachin Saga Cricket Champions scores over Million downloads in less than a week of launch

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JetSynthesys’ Sachin Saga Cricket Champions announced yesterday, a successful milestone of achieving 1.00 million downloads within a week of its launch. Within less than a week, the cricketing mobile game has become one of the top-most downloaded games on Google Play making it one of the most awaited and popular cricket based game in India. Launched on 7 th December 2017 by the master blaster himself, the game gives fans an opportunity to relive the legend’s career by stepping into his shoes. “Sachin Saga Cricket Champions” creates a larger than life virtual cricketing experience on a mobile device. Through the technology embedded in the game, the players for the first time can experience real-time shadows and motion captures in a mobile game without hampering the game’s performance.
Fenil Comics’ desi superhero Bajrangi  saves the tigers in brand new series “1411”

Fenil Comics’ desi superhero Bajrangi  saves the tigers in brand new series “1411”

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 Popular Indian comicbook publishers, Fenil comics have come out with a brand new comic series titled as “1411” introducing an Indian superhero “ Bajrangi”  who will be on a sacred mission of saving tigers! Sounds interesting. Animation Digital Digest (ADD) spoke to Fenil Sherdiwala who is the founder of Fenil Comics and also the author of “1411”. Fenil said to ADD, “When I wrote the story, there were only 1411 tigers in India. Bajrangi is a superhero from jungle and he is on a mission to save tigers and stop illegal business of tiger in jungle. So I named it 1411. Indian culture embodiment and most importantly fans should like it proudly and say, our country, our super hero Bajrangi.” The synopsis of the story is something like this: Vajra,  son of Bhima completed his education from f
BookMyShow featured in best apps of 2017, say Google and Apple

BookMyShow featured in best apps of 2017, say Google and Apple

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BookMyShow, India’s largest online entertainment ticketing platform, has been touted as one of the best apps of 2017 on both Google PlayStore and on Apple’s App Store. As per Google. On Apple’s App Store, BookMyShow featured in their Best of 2017 list in its Trends of the Year section that featured App Store editors’ most download-worthy games and apps globally based on topics and trends that were popular on the App store throughout the year. . Parikshit Dar, Director, BookMyShow said, “At its heart, BookMyShow is a simple product that provides a simple solution to pertinent problems that users like you and I face related to entertainment experiences. In all our endeavors, we continue to identify and solve these problems to create an unmatched experience for our users. We are absolutely
Nube Studio Business Head Ranjan Karkera shares his wonderful experience at the Mumbai based post-production company

Nube Studio Business Head Ranjan Karkera shares his wonderful experience at the Mumbai based post-production company

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Mumbai based post-production company Nube Studio is just two years old and has achieved a lot in a short period of time! The fast-growing studio specializes in high-end colour grading,CG/VFX for commercials, advertisements,feature films, TV series and music videos. Nube has also collaborated with groundbreaking filmmakers, directors, advertising agencies, broadcasters, production and post houses for bringing their ideas to life. The studio which opened since June of 2015 already boasts of an impressive 3000+ TVC’s, with a superb client register. In recent developments, Serbian colourist Nikola Mrdalj joined office. Also, few months back Turkish colourist Metin Okutay had joined here. Animation Digital Digest spoke to Nube Studio Business Head Ranjan Karkera who is also a pass out from
JetSynthesys and Sachin Tendulkar launch user friendly mobile game ‘Sachin Saga Cricket Champions’ motioncaptured on the legend himself!

JetSynthesys and Sachin Tendulkar launch user friendly mobile game ‘Sachin Saga Cricket Champions’ motioncaptured on the legend himself!

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Hardcore fans of India’s cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar now have a chance to live cricketer Sachin Tendulkar’s life as well play the games he played on their mobile phones! JetSynthesys, a leading digital entertainment and gaming company recently launched its much-awaited game “Sachin Saga Cricket Champions” featuring the Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar. At a high decibel event recently, cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar unveiled the game along with Mr. Kris Gopalakrishnan, Non-Executive Chairman, JetSynthesys and Mr. Rajan Navani, Vice Chairman and Managing Director, JetSynthesys. The game is very user friendly and can be played by swiping it to one’s left or right. So, we can say those who do not belong to the hardcore gaming side can also enjoy it. “Sachin Saga Cricket Champio
Indywood Film Carnival 2017 awards achievers from India in VFX, animation and postproduction

Indywood Film Carnival 2017 awards achievers from India in VFX, animation and postproduction

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Indywood Film Carnival (IFC) recently awarded achievers from the AVGC industry at an event held at Ramoji Film City from 1-4 December 2017. Technology award was  conducted at IFC to honour top production, post production and animation studios in the country. Lensmen K K Senthil Kumar and Ravi Varman were honoured in the cinematography category while national award winner Sajith Koyeri was bestowed with award for best Sound design In the VFX section, Pete Draper was honored with award for best VFX person and NY VFXwaala was awarded with Best CGI VFX Service Provider. Renowned film production designer, Sabu Cyril and Action director, Peter Hein also conducted interesting workshop during the event. Indywood Film Carnival also honoured top trade achievers with International trade awards. T