Why ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Changed Animation

More like: into the "no-more-photorealism-Verse." Read More

‘Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank’ is a Blazing Mess

The animated children's film fails to live up to Mel Brooks' 'Blazing Saddles,' on which it was based. Read More

All Hail the ‘Mad God’

Go to Hell ... with Phil Tippett. Read More

How Studio Laika Seeds Their Stories with Invisible Labor

Ah yes, the unseen magical realm to just-out-of-frame animators pipeline. Read More

How ‘The Wolf House’ Uses Fantasy to Confront the Horrors of History

Warren Zevon be like "awoooo wolf houses of historical trauma." Read More

Why ‘Akira’ Looks Like That: The Technique Behind the Masterpiece

To this day, no other animated feature looks quite like Katsuhiro Ôtomo's 1988 masterpiece. Read More

Dream Therapy: The Heartfelt Humanism of Satoshi Kon’s ‘Paprika’

Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? When it comes to Satoshi Kon's 'Paprika' the answer is an… Read More