I enjoyed this short animation called "Ballad of Poisonberry Pete," a western starring anthropomorphic pies and cakes. It's a film by Adam Campbell, Elizabeth McMahill, and Uri Lotan and was presented at Cartoon Brew's 3rd Student Animation Festival.
There are few creators in the field of American animation that receive an equivalent amount of acclaim as Genndy Tartakovsky. Across his impressive career, Tartakovsky has created several classics that have stood the test of time. His breakthrough series Dexter's Laboratory set the stage for Cartoon Network's original programming and employed a host of future animation legends.… READ THE REST
A few nights ago, my wife and I stumbled upon this RerunZone segment on the history of the Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote cartoons. We had a surprising amount of genuine laughs over it, reminding us that childhood nostalgia is a hell of a drug. There is some interesting stuff here, like the origins… READ THE REST
In the early days of the medium, producing a cartoon for television was all but a technical impossibility. Prior to Hanna-Barbera's groundbreaking planned animation technique—wherein shots were composed of mostly still images that only animated necessary parts of a character's anatomy—Syncro-vox was the answer. And it was a damn creepy one at that. In essence,… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Has learning how to play the guitar been on your bucket list? Learning how to play guitar should be simple, fun, and accessible, but with the average guitar costing $600 — lessons not included, you might… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. With most of our daily activities happening online, no one will ever complain about having too much storage space. On the contrary, it's frustrating when you run out of storage or have… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. We're sure our parents had a wild time back in the day without modern media, and to some degree, we wish we could be a little less plugged in. But then we… READ THE REST