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Baobab Studios Releases ‘Bonfire’ VR Experience Starring Ali Wong

Annie and Emmy Award-winning VR animation studio, Baobab Studios, has just released their latest immersive entertainment project, Bonfire, an absurd, narrative-based interactive animated VR experience. Written and directed by the studio’s award-winning chief creative officer, Eric Darnell (co- director of all four Madagascar films and

SIGGRAPH 2019 Bringing Immersive Art Exhibit to L.A.

CHICAGO — For one week only, SIGGRAPH 2019 conference attendees will have the chance to experience immersive art from across the globe. The SIGGRAPH 2019 Art Gallery exhibit will run July 28 – August 1, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Known for its diverse,

Reallusion Launches Cartoon Animator 4 2D Animation System

SAN JOSE, CA – Reallusion has announced the launch of Cartoon Animator 4 (formerly CrazyTalk Animator), a complete professional 2D character system.  Its new facial mocap plug-in (Motion LIVE 2D) allows users to animate characters with facial expressions in real-time. Cartoon Animator has been widely

NVIDIA Named Premier Member by Academy Software Foundation

LOS ANGELES — The Academy Software Foundation (ASWF) has announced that NVIDIA has joined the foundation as a premier member, with ftrack and Red Hat joining as general members. ASWF was developed in partnership by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the

Boabab Studios’ ‘Crow: The Legend’ Scores Four Daytime Emmys

In a ceremony held last Friday at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced winners for the 46th annual Daytime Emmy Awards. Crow: The Legend, Baobab Studios’ CG-animated short film and VR experience, led the animation category awards with

PC Gamers Shifting to TV Gaming Platforms

TIBURON, CALIF – Leading computer graphics research firm Jon Peddie Research (JPR) has issued its latest study on PC, TV and Cloud gaming hardware, stating it anticipates that 20 million PC gamers will switch to TV gaming platforms between 2018 -2022. Jon Peddie, JPR president,

Total Chaos Returns to Bulgaria May 16 – 18

SOFIA, BULGARIA — Total Chaos returns for a second year to Bulgaria this May 16 – 18, with a broad scope of new speakers and masterclasses, targeting every industry that uses 3D. Providing a shared space for 3D artists and developers to connect and grow

Unity 2019.1 Now Available for Download

SAN FRANCISCO — Fresh off the heels of a successful Game Developers Conference (GDC 2019), Unity Technologies, creator of the world’s most widely used real-time 3D development platform, today announced that Unity 2019.1 is now available to creators worldwide. Unity 2019.1 includes almost 300 new

Ziva Dynamics Automates Anatomy Transfers in Ziva VFX 1.6

VANCOUVER — Ziva Dynamics has launched Ziva VFX 1.6, bringing anatomy transfer capabilities to the world’s most advanced character creation software. With Anatomy Transfer, artists can take the full anatomy of one character and automatically fit it to the mesh of another, removing the need

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