The state of Hyderabad is all set to get animated to the core. Animation is everywhere, used in every sector. Today is the world of internet. Now animation effects are used in every Bollywood, Hollywood, Tollywood movie. Animation advertisements are the new trend in advertisement world.
Understanding the potential of Animation & its related fields, Hyderabad State government is planning to give a special thrust to the animation and gaming sector as part of its initiative to give a boost to the Information Technology sector in the state.
Recognizing animation and gaming, visual/special effects and digital entertainment as a sunrise industry, the government is planning to set up a gaming and Animation Park spread over 30 acres at Raidurg on the outskirts of the city.
The animation park would have be of international standards having incubation space, shared studios, visual effects labs, processing labs, media centre, conference halls, transit office, business centre and other such amenities.
A gaming and animation academy will also be set up to prepare students for employment in the sector in the Animation Park. It is likely that, it will include degree program of animation like B.Sc in animation & M.Sc. in animation & other creative animation & graphic designing courses.
Hyderabad government leads the way & sets the example for other governments to get animated too..