Rainmaker Entertainment Inc.
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Rainmaker Entertainment Inc.

October 01, 2013 08:00 ET

Rainmaker Entertainment Inc. Reboots Mainframe Entertainment as Its New Television Division

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 1, 2013) - Rainmaker Entertainment Inc. (TSX VENTURE:RNK) today announced that it is launching its television division and naming it Mainframe Entertainment.

"We are excited to focus our television production activities under the Mainframe brand. We believe this announcement emphasizes Rainmaker's commitment to the production of animated programming for television," said Michael Hefferon, President and Executive Producer of Rainmaker.

Acquired from Starz Media in 2006 by then newly-established Rainmaker Entertainment, Mainframe Entertainment was responsible for an impressive production slate throughout the 1990's and early 2000's, including several seasons of ReBoot, as well as the critically-acclaimed 'Transformers' spin-off Beast Wars. Mainframe credits also include Weird-Oh's, Spider-Man, Action Man, Heavy Gear, Max Steel, Scary Godmother and Barbie.

About Rainmaker Entertainment

Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Rainmaker Entertainment Inc. is a multifaceted animation studio and one of Canada's largest producers of CG animation. On February 15, 2013, Rainmaker's first feature film, Escape From Planet Earth (distributed by The Weinstein Company), opened on 3,200 screens across North America. Currently the studio is working on its second feature, Ratchet and Clank. Based on the popular Sony PlayStation game, this film is slated for release in 2015.

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