Don’t Miss Unreal Engine’s ‘The Pulse’ Ep 7: Real-Time Animation


AWN is pleased to announce the latest exciting episode of Unreal Engine’s The Pulse, its thought-provoking talk series that uncovers emerging trends in interactive technology across architecture, automotive, film & TV, and games. In Episode 7 of The Pulse, “Real-time Animation: Unlocking Story and Style,” join AWN co-founder and publisher Dan Sarto as he talks

Maxon’s Redshift Now Subscription-Based | Animation World Network


Maxon has announced a major shift in distribution of the company’s GPU rendering software, Redshift. The company is moving to a subscription only format to meet the needs of rapidly changing technology from third-party hardware and software solutions that Redshift’s functionality depends on.  The Redshift development team continually updates the software to optimize, and maintain

‘Coraline’ and ‘The Boxtrolls’ Available Now as Blu-ray+DVD Combos


From LAIKA and Shout Factory! the Academy Award-nominated animated films Coraline and The Boxtrolls are now available to own on Blu-ray+DVD combos, with ParaNorman and Kubo and the Two Strings following on September 14. The Blu-ray+DVD combos new special features include “Inside LAIKA interviews with the studio’s animation team,” Never-Before-Seen Animation Test Footage, and feature-length