Monday, September 01, 2014

CLOSED FOR LABOR DAY

Both our Toronto & Oakville stores will be CLOSED today, Monday, Sep 1st  for Labor Day!

We'll be open again on Tuesday, Sep 2nd!

Enjoy the long weekend!


Sunday, August 24, 2014

The Labyrinth at FANEXPO!

FANEXPO will be coming up at this week! 
August 28th - 31st!

The Labyrinth will be there! 
So drop by our booths at both the North & South buildings!




Saturday, August 23, 2014

The Tale of Princess Kaguya at TIFF

Here's a head's up everyone! Studio Ghibli's 'The Tale of Princess kaguya' (Kaguya-hime no Monogatari) will be screening during the Toronto Film Festival! It is directed by Isao Takahata (Grave of the Fireflies), and is presented in a unique sketchy animation style that's unlike any of Ghibli's traditional films! If you're interested, it's playing next month during 3 days at the Elgin and TIFF Bell Lightbox.

Friday, Sep 5th - 4:15pm
Elgin/Winter Garden Theatres Winter Garden Theatre SUB

Saturday, Sep 6th - 9:00am
TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 3 SUB

Sunday, Sep 14th - 3:15pm
TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 2

Head to the TIFF website for more details!

Friday, August 22, 2014

The Rise & Fall & Rise of Virtual Reality


The Verge has an amazing and lengthy article on the history of Virtual Reality; that with the advent of devices like Oculus Rift and Project Morpheus looks to be making a breakthrough on the promise of virtual worlds! This is a big potential future for animators and 3D artists so it is highly worth knowing about it and preparing for what could be the next big paradigm shift in interactivity, social connectivity, medical, consumer advertising and entertainment! Give it a read!



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Thursday, August 21, 2014

Light Chaser Animation

See how a Chinese Animation Studio looking to compete with Hollywood manages their work! A cool insight from the BBC, which includes robot animation directors!


Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Legend of Korra game!

Check out some new info on a videogame being made for 'The Legend of Korra.' It's a downloadable game being made by Platinum Games, who created Bayonetta & Metal Gear RISING!