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Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Check Out Octoball


One of the newest online games Animax Entertainment developed is live in Petpet Park, the Neopets offshoot virtual world. Octoball is a cool variation of the classic carny skeeball game. In Octoball there are a bunch of different balls each with their own unique spins and performance enhancers. Try your hand at a toss or two.

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Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Not A Creature Was Stirring


Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a.... Click to watch what happens next. Merry Christmas Eve, From Animax.



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Monday, December 21, 2009

How to Fund Branded Content

The third annual Film Finance Summit takes place February 9, 2010. Animax's Michael Bellavia is speaking on the panel Branded Content Financing and Production Strategies along with some of our partners and clients. The panel will analyze how advertising agencies, producers and product integration are now key elements in the content financing chain.

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Animation 2.0

Animax's Michael Bellavia is speaking at Animation Magazine's upcoming event: Toon Town 2.0. The January 26, 2010 event has a cross section of companies in the LA animation industry leveraging new media platforms for the creation and distribution of their animated programming -- from shorts to games to ecards and even old-timey stuff like TV.

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Sunday, December 20, 2009

And a Beer


Merry Christmas from Bob & Doug McKenzie and Animax Entertainment. From the vaults, the McKenzie Brothers' classic: Twelve Days of Christmas. Click to watch.

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C U @ CES

Animax Entertainment is headed to CES. If you're there too and want to meet up, let us know.

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Thursday, December 17, 2009

Click to Play Holiday Puzzles


Tired of trying to figure out how to get everything done on your shopping list this Christmas? Why not try to solve these fun holiday puzzle games from Fun Nugget instead. Click to play. Good luck!

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Thomas Gets Underwire Support

Wired Magazine Underwire Blog has a feature on Dave Thomas, his return to Second City for the 50th Anniversary and an update on all his goings-on including a bit on Animax Entertainment. Read the blog post here.

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Wednesday, December 09, 2009

Watch AMEX on Animax


Animax Entertainment is profiled in the new AMEX Open Forum Small Business Rules video series. It features our team, some of our work -- in particular Bob & Doug and Popzilla -- and our approach to staying in the game.

Watch the video and tweet us about it.


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Thursday, December 03, 2009

Make Your Own Christmas Carol


'Tis the Season! This year, Animax and our family fun site FunNugget.com worked with Babelgum and Fuel to create a new kind of interactive holiday card. Make Your Own Christmas Carol! Don't have a great singing voice? Don't worry, the funny guys from The Carolers series on Babelgum supply the voice work. Click on the various Carolers to make your holiday tune and then send it to your friends. Only 22 days until the big day, so get your carol on now!

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Tuesday, December 01, 2009

Annie Award Nomination


Animax is proud to announce some great news. This morning, the Annie Award nominations were announced and Rob Fendler was among the nominees. He was nominated in the "Directing in a Television Production" Achievement Category for his work on Popzilla, the animated sketch comedy show Animax developed and produced for MTV.


The Annie Awards are the animation industry's highest honor and are voted on by the membership of The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood. The Awards are held February 6, 2010 and previously were hosted by Dave Thomas.

Congratulations, Rob!

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