Thursday, September 21

Tag: iOS

Xsens Adds Mobile and Full Wi-Fi Support to MVN Studio

Softwares, Top Stories
Motion Capture Now Possible Anywhere There’s Wi-Fi, Including Mobile Device Functionality A new update to Xsens’ popular data analysis MVN Studio software brings unprecedented freedom of movement to motion capture, all by utilizing a common Wi-Fi network and a mobile device. When paired with Xsens MVN or MVN BIOMECH, update 4.3 allows users to transmit data from any location with Wi-Fi, and use a mobile device to control the recording. (more…)

Lawless Entertainment Appointed North American Representatives for Eddie is a Yeti

Headlines, Licensing
Lawless Entertainment is delighted to announce their appointment as representatives for North America for Eddie is a Yeti, a property created by Toon Goggles that is targeted to children ages 6-12, for licensing, merchandising, and publishing. Eddie is a Yeti is Toon Goggles' first entry into original content and merchandising and will be produced with Mondo TV, who will be handling overseas distribution and merchandising.  The animated short-form children’s series follows the adventures of Eddie the yeti and his best friend, Polly.  Its non-dialogue format easily allows for a worldwide audience. (more…)

Make way for the legendary “Endless skateboarding”

Gaming, Headlines
How long does it take to create a gaming legend, probably years, but things are about to change. With just a month into creation the latest upcoming game ‘Skatelander’ is already making its name in the gaming market. The game has already started to grab the attention of the expert game testers and is receiving raving reviews. The game is based on voxel art, which is a 3d pixel art with an iso-metric view i.e. from a third person’s view. The game is all about endless skateboarding where you have to cross the hurdles and as in when you collect the points and cash in the game you unlock some more of its entertaining features. The game boasts about more than 50 interesting characters with its own style of skateboarding. Also, the gaming environment also evolves along with the character. What’

ITV STUDIOS GLOBAL ENTERTAINMENT UNVEILS DIGITAL DEVELOPMENTS FOR THUNDERBIRDS ARE GO

Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise
Partnership with BeyondTheStory will see global launch of new Thunderbirds Are Go interactive reading app in October 2015 ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) continues to accelerate its licensing drive for the highly anticipated boys’ action adventure series Thunderbirds Are Go, with news today of digital developments ahead of the show’s broadcast debut this Spring. In partnership with Pukeko Pictures, the co-producers of Thunderbirds Are Go, ITVS GE has teamed up with innovative digital company BeyondTheStory – a leading provider of rich, interactive storytelling apps, 3D books and eBooks - to produce exciting new digital content that will support the upcoming Thunderbirds Are Go TV series. (more…)

Disney Donates US$55 million

Animation, Education
In support of the rollout of its new learning brand Disney Imagicademy, Disney is donating US$55 million in apps and books to bolster reading programs for under-fives across the US. The donation is also part of US President Barack Obama’s Invest in Us initiative that challenges business leaders, philanthropists, public officials and everyday Americans to improve early childhood programs. (more…)

Go Surf (“Nas Ondas Do Surf”) game will be released at Licensing Expo, in Las Vegas

Gaming, Licensing
  The Brazilian brand Fico will, will present the demo version of its first game during the Licensing Expo, the largest brand licensing fair, which will happen from June 17th to 19th, in Las Vegas. The game is based on the universe created in the cartoon Go Surf (Nas Ondas do Surf), from TV Pinguim, Brazilian producer responsible for the creation and development of the cartoon.  (more…)