In this episode, Marc and Stanford head to the Mushroom Kingdom with Mario and Luigi to take on Bowser and save Princess Peach. At the same time, they give a spoiler-filled review of Nintendo + Illumination’s new film THE SUPER MARIO BROS. MOVIE! Also discussed in this episode: Animation Fascination’s panel at PHOENIX FAN FUSION is announced, Disney Live-Action remakes of animated films are on the verge of reaching the singularity, and a whole slew of new trailers, plus much, much more…
Last year, I set a simple, clear, well-defined goal—get invited to a screening of Big Hero 6 at Walt Disney Animation Studios. It was a goal that I wanted ardently and one that I etched into my psyche. I mean, I even wrote it down (because “a goal not written is only a wish,” true?). I figured that if mommy bloggers and other fan sites could get invited to a day at the vaulted Disney Studio lot, why not Animation Fascination and why not for this film?
In an unprecedented move, Pixar Animation Studios today announced that they have acquired the Animation Fascination podcast and website. The venerable podcast will become the official podcast of Pixar and co-founders Marc Vibbert and Matt Quest will join the staff of Pixar Animation Studios.
Consider this my scheduled rant as a Disneyland cast member, but I have been seriously considering the chilling similarities between the humans in WALL-E and the humans I encounter more and more at the happiest place on Earth. As a Christian, I try very hard not to judge the motives and other unknown factors that contribute to people needing automated wheelchair assistance in Disneyland and outside of it. HOWEVER, it is becoming more and more difficult for me not to notice how large, yet seemingly otherwise capable, many of these poor folks seem to be. So, is WALL-E a prophetic piece of societal stereotyping?
Have you seen our cool 3D Baymax model that’s available to download for our loyal Animation Fascination readers? Well, Marc Vibbert and Matt Quest have outdone themselves again by having the Baymax model take flight—literally. Continue reading →
Animation Fascination’s Marc Vibbert and Matt Quest continue with the Big Hero 6 awesomeness with a new time-lapse video. The video shows a 3D printer making the new Baymax 3D fan art they’ve created and made available to you, our loyal readers and subscribers.
We at Animation Fascination are stoked for Walt Disney Animation Studios’ upcoming feature film Big Hero 6. The dynamic duo of Matt Quest and Marc Vibbert have collaborated to create some cool Big Hero 6 fan art that we want to share with you, our loyal readers.
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