Archive for August 26th, 2008|Daily archive page
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The broadband animation project I have been working on all year has finally launched in Beta at www.4mations.tv. This is the new home of Channel 4 animation and has suitably bold ambitions to be the Centre of the Animated Universe. Produced by Aardman in Bristol and Lupus Films using video SNS technology from Reality Digital.
It works – which is always a good start, providing a wealth of animation and games, including the best of C4’s outstanding 25 year archive of short animations. People who upload their work are in the frame for cash rewards awarded to the most watched contributions.
The first 400 contributors get this special, very valuable badge:
And, in the spirit of Olympic hand-over and 2012, the toppest community members get this little golden baby:
How can you live life without those? Come on, shake a leg, get animated and explore the dark corners of 4mations…