Part 2: Best of Animation 'xpress 2005 -Indiantelevision.com'sAnimation 'xpress special issue dated 31 December 2005
Arena Multimedia...the place to be..Animation, Gaming, VFX: News, Information and Knowledge base31 December 2005Volume - 1Issue -75GAMINGMilestone Interactive's Sachin N and Sunil M
"Having a growing
community of gamers
is essential to growing
the game development
business in India " ReadInterview with Game Design Expert Katie Salen
"The forthcoming game from EA, Spore, will probably blow everyone's mind" ReadLevel up takes Ragnarok Mktg. effort to next level
Three pronged strategy includes player recruitment campaigns, alliances and icafe development programs ReadGot Game?
Guest column on gaming trends by Co-founder and President of Paprikaas Animation Studios Inc, Srini R Raghavan ReadVFXMagic Ajji to feature 40 mins of VFX
A regional movie featuring a CG song and 40 minutes of VFX is no mean feat.ReadPrime Focus executes Police in record time
Any creative work on an entertainment product takes good time to be executed well. However there are instances when speed is the need of the hour. ReadStrong on VFX, Landmarvel gears up
"The studio has delivered 32 minutes of VFX for 2 major Telugu hits Balu and Nuvvostanate Nenoddantanea" ReadFICCI VEC Launched
In what can be termed as a highly potent development for Indian Visual Effects, The FICCI Visual Effects Community (FICCI VEC) was launched on 29 August ReadART'In the Air' features artistic animation
The Music video produced by Ashu-Dhruv and directed by Simi Nallaseth features some very artistic animation. ReadThe Art of Fallen Art
One of the winners at the Computer Graphics Festival at SIGGRAPH 05 this year was Fallen Art by Tomek Baginski (3D, 6 mins).ReadInterview with Gitanjali Rao
"Different art styles are like vacations. You don't repeat the same ones often, even if they are fun"ReadInterview with Uttam Pal Singh Chawla
"Good humor can present a very simple story in the most engaging manner" ReadTECHNOLOGYPixar plans RenderMan push in India
Renowned globally for its creative and technical achievements, 3D animation pioneer Pixar plans to bring 'Renderman' to India. ReadAlias Researcher Jos Stam receives award
Jos Stam, Alias senior research scientist was presented with the 2005 Computer Graphics Achievement Award at Siggraph 2005. ReadParadox, ICTV ink agreement
Reliance owned Paradox Studios has entered into a joint agreement with ICTV for deployment of its portfolio on headendware platform.ReadRajtaru Studios sets up new DI pipeline
Be it VFX or Post Production outfits, investing in Digital Intermediate Infrastructure is the in-thing these days.ReadTOYS & COMICSFunskool India CEO Raphael Kuriyan
"Launching of an intellectual property is a collaborative effort" ReadChandamama India MD Vishwanathan Reddy
Unless it has the benefit of support from a global player, Chandamama cannot think of producing animation medium on its own ReadIllustrated Orchids to launch 4 new comics
The publisher has opted for the strategy of having region specific pricing for its comics ReadRaj comics to debut SuperIndian
Delhi based comic book publisher Raj Comics is launching a new comic series titled 'SuperIndian' by the end of this month.ReadHOME VIDEOExcel to debut Vikram Betaal
Release in 3 SKUS, Hindi VCD, English VCD (both priced at Rs 199/-) and DVD with 4 languages ReadSound to release 'O God Ganesha'
An initial release of around 10,000 units in English and Marathi with a unit price of Rs 149/-ReadEyecircus planning release for 'Life with Jesus'
The India release comes 18 months after the film was released in the US and Canada ReadVismaad set to release Sahibzadey in India
Vismaad Mediatech Pvt. Ltd. is gearing up for the Indian home video release of Sahibzadey, its 2D animated film (50 mins) based on Sikh HistoryReadHave you missed out on any of the news and interviews?
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