The animation industry has been around since the 20th century. People have been making animated movies, videos and shows for ages. The only difference is in the tools and techniques used for the purpose of animating characters and bringing them to life. For instance, rendering farm is now used by anime movie makers for giving their movies a touch of reality. Every year, a multitude of animated movies are made for the entertainment of children and adults. Many of these movies carry a moral, so they can be a way of teaching young ones a lesson as well. Furthermore, they also offer endless entertainment to everyone.
This year, animation fans are going to be in throes of pleasure as there are several interesting animation movies coming in 2013. Filmmakers are endeavoring greatly for providing people with the best animated flicks as it has been proven that animated characters are just as good as real actors in playing a character and doing it justice. Listed are some of the movies that people should keep an eye on in this year:
Monsters University: This is the first movie on the list of the best animated movies of this year and is actually a prequel, even though it's a follow up. Sulley and Mike were the characters in the first movie and this movie will show their time in college. Pixar Animation is hoping to release this movie in June of 2013 and it is expected that this movie will be as touching as the first. Mike and Sulley are best friends, indeed, but this movie will show them in a different light.
Epic: The second animation movie to be expected this year is Epic, previously titled Leafmen, which is a 3D movie. William Joyce created the illustrated children's book and that's where the movie is adapted from. The director's chair for this movie will be taken the by Chris Wedge, who also directed Robots and Ice Age. This movie has a release date of May, 2013. Mythical creatures called the Leafmen are part of this movie that revolves around bugs.
Despicable Me 2: Despicable Me enjoyed considerable commercial success due to which it's not hard to imagine its sequel doing the same. The movie is expected in July of 2013, as per the directive of Universal Studios. The script, actors and story game this movie its immense success and popularity.
Poe: Another movie on the list of animated movies is Poe. This movie will be based on the tale of legendary poet and American writer Edgar Allen Poe and will be directed by Michael Sporn. Maxine Fisher wrote this story and it is expected in June, 2013.
Justin and the Knights of Valour: This is another inclusion on the shortlist of the best animated movies of 2013. This is a tale of a young boy who embarks on his journey revolving around a knighthood. The boy learns the meaning of courage, friendship and honor instead of glory. The release date for this film isn't confirmed as yet.
This article has been written by Dave Sheen who works for Fox Render Farm, a company that provides rendering services, like, remote rendering service, image rendering, cloud rendering service, etc. using techniques such as rendering farm.