Monthly Archive: April 2021

APC Kids secures international sales for new preschool series ‘DinoCity’

APC Kids, the children’s entertainment division of co-production and distribution company APC, has inked several international sales for its new preschool series DinoCity, created and produced by Riki Group in partnership with Animax Production animation studio. The robust list of deals sees new partners for the 2D animated...

Sony Yay! to collaborate with Neela Film Productions to adapt ‘Tarak Mehta Kka Ooltah Chashmah’

In a category-first move to adapt a TV show, Sony YAY! welcomes the famous Gokuldham society and its characters into the animated realm with its mega summer release, Taarak Mehta Kka Chhota Chashmah.  The show will bring all the fan-favourite characters of the live-action show Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah...

Novel Entertainment secures global deals for ‘Horrid Henry’ with Yoto

Novel Entertainment has secured a new global deal for its internationally renowned Horrid Henry brand with dedicated kids’ audio platform Yoto. Under the partnership, five initial Horrid Henry audio titles will launch as cards for Yoto’s award-winning Yoto Player in June, including Ice Cream Dream, The Name Game, The Best Boys’...

Sony Pictures Animation releases a new short ‘Monster Pets’

To celebrate Pet’s Day, Sony Pictures Animation released a brand-new CG animated short, Monster Pets, the latest studio effort in their hit Hotel Transylvania franchise that will soon include a new feature film, Hotel Transylvania: Transformania, set to hit theatres on July 23. In the new short, Drac’s lovable, monster-sized puppy,...

Kerala gaming community initiative AKEF announces a new Vishu festive event

AKEF, after the success of the Valorant Meta League 2020, is arraying yet again for a massive event. The organisation, operating under the Kerala gaming community, has announced its next event, “Clash of Clans Vedikettu”, termed as a Vishu Festive Special. The all-India event consists of 64 teams...

Netflix releases the official trailer of ‘Jupiter’s Legacy’

Netflix has just released the official trailer for Jupiter’s Legacy, their eight-episode live-action adaptation of Mark Millar and Frank Quitely’s epic graphic novel that premiered globally on May 7. After nearly a century of keeping mankind safe, the world’s first generation of superheroes must look to their children...

Outright Games announces to release ‘The Last Kids on Earth and the Staff of Doom’

Outright Games, the leading global publisher of family-friendly interactive entertainment, together with Atomic Cartoons (the Kids and Family Division of Thunderbird Entertainment), and development studio Stage Clear Studios, have announced a 4 June 2021 release date for the upcoming kid-friendly zombie and monster action video game The Last...

Skyesports announces ‘Skyesports League 2021’

After a successful first edition of the Skyesports League, which was broadcasted across seven languages and amassed over 3.7 Million viewers, Skyesports has announced that the league is returning in 2021. The Skyesports League 2021 features a city-based model where eight teams will battle in Valorant for...

French animation company Dandelooo announces collaboration with Alma winner Jean- Claude Mourlevat

Emmy Award-winning French animation production and distribution company, Dandelooo is thrilled to share collaboration with leading children’s author Jean-Claude Mourlevat, who has won the 2021 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA). Mourlevat becomes the first French laureate to receive this year’s award, the world’s largest prize for children’s...

Disney Junior’s new animated ‘The Chicken Squad’ to release this May

Disney Junior’s new animated comedy-adventure, The Chicken Squad is all set to premiere on 14 May (7:30 P.M. EDT/PDT), with two back-to-back episodes on Disney Junior and DisneyNOW. Inspired by Doreen Cronin’s popular children’s books, the series follows a trio of young chicken siblings- Coop, Sweetie and Little Boo-...