Kuala Lumpur (Dec 21 2013) – Malaysian 3D animated TV series ORIGANIMALS, being under production by Giggle Garage Sdn Bhd, an MSC Malaysia Status Company, has won the Best Animation/Games Award at the 2013 NEF-Awani ICT Awards Malaysia.
The NEF-AWANI Awards comprises of two main sections, The ICT Category and People’s Choice Category. The Top 5 Bumiputera Technopreneurs in Malaysia, in the 7 categories of the ICT Awards has to undergo a pitching session and will be aired on Astro Awani 501 Channel. NEF-AWANI The Pitch! reality program series takes cameras behind the closed doors of the pitching sessions as the finalists will go head to head to win the hearts of professional judges of the ICT & Creative industry.
ORIGANIMALS was selected by judges as grand winner from the Top 5 finalists in the category Best Animation/Games. The award was presented by Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek, Minister of Comunications and Multimedia during the award gala night at Empire Hotel, Subang Jaya held last night.
ORIGANIMALS is aimed at 4–6 year olds and created as an original production (52 x 11′ 3D HD) by Giggle Garage from its studio in Cyberjaya, Malaysia. The series is about the Awesome Four (A4), four Origanimal (origami-animal) friends who live, play and go on adventures together, with the mission to help other Origanimals in trouble.
The series is currently in production with a full production completion expected to be in June 2015. The TV Rights of the series is being distributed worldwide by Bejuba! Entertainment, Canada. MDEC Malaysia is providing financing and marketing support for the unique and exciting property, ORIGANIMALS.