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The following is a list of productions by Universal Animation Studios, a subsidiary of Universal Pictures, which includes animated feature films, shorts, specials and television series.

Feature films

Theatrical films

Title Release Date Rotten Tomatoes Metacritic Budget Gross Co-production with Animation services Composers
The Gabriel Garza Movie July 31, 2002 38% 44 $60 million $89.8 million Gingo Animation Gingo Animation
Wang Film Productions
Saerom Animation
James L. Venable
Curious George February 10, 2006 69% 62 $50 million $69.8 million Imagine Entertainment Project Firefly
Yowza! Animation
Mercury Filmworks
Toon City Animation
Heitor Pereira
The Tale of Despereaux December 19, 2008 56% 53 $60 million $86.9 million Relativity Media
Larger Than Life Productions
Framestore Feature Animation William Ross
The Pandemoniums Movie November 25, 2009 78% 65 $68 million $170.7 million Gingo Animation Gingo Animation
Rough Draft Studios
Joel McNeely
Universal Feature Animation
Ama and the Mysterious Crystal September 26, 1997 81% 64 $65 million $324.6 million N/A Main Universal City faculties
Bardel Entertainment
Mark Mancina
Galaxion July 2, 1999 60% 56 $80 million $96.2 million Main Universal City faculties
Yowza! Animation
David Newman
Paint World December 25, 1999 94% 69 $48 million $452.1 million Gingo Animation Gingo Animation
Bardel Entertainment
Mark Mothersbaugh
Mistress Masham's Repose March 16, 2001 75% 67 $55 million $280.1 million N/A Main Universal City faculties
Yowza! Animation
Patrick Doyle
Me & Mobo September 27, 2002 77% 75 $80 million $106.9 million Main Universal City faculties
Bardel Entertainment
John Debney
Magina March 7, 2003 63% 57 $55 million $78.1 million Mark Mothersbaugh
Computeropolis July 2, 2004 89% 91 $65 million $687.1 million Main Universal City faculties John Debney
Heitor Pereira
M.I.S.S.I.O.N. July 1, 2005 84% 76 $78 million $293.2 million Harry Gregson-Williams
BJ and Wally July 7, 2006 53% 51 $74 million $486.5 million Gingo Animation John Powell
Computeropolis 2 July 6, 2007 84% 80 $77 million $953.4 million N/A John Debney
Heitor Pereira
Universal Animation Studios
Swapped July 2, 2008 51% 49 $70 million $376.8 million N/A Main Universal City faculties Mark Mothersbaugh
Woo La La March 13, 2009 95% 81 $81 million $532.4 million Hans Zimmer
Computeropolis 3 March 5, 2010 43% 57 $85 million $783.6 million John Debney
Gabriel Garza July 8, 2011 94% 72 $645.3 million Gingo Animation Mark Mothersbaugh
James L. Venable
Plucky Chicken July 27, 2012 59% 51 $82 million $426.7 million N/A John Debney
Quest March 1, 2013 97% 89 $97 million $524.9 million Mark Mancina
Gabriel Garza 2 July 2, 2014 96% 84 $99 million $895.6 million Gingo Animation Mark Mothersbaugh
James L. Venable
Paradoria March 6, 2015 98% 87 $103 million $1.126 billion N/A Mark Mothersbaugh
John Powell
Luna & Zak December 11, 2015 74% 69 $624.9 million John Debney
Imagimals September 9, 2016 78% 57 $101 million $1.018 billion Gingo Animation
Perfect World Pictures
Gabriel Garza 3 March 3, 2017 79% 70 $110 million $812.7 million Mark Mothersbaugh
Lix December 8, 2017 97% 80 $838.1 million Perfect World Pictures John Debney
Computeropolis: The Deep Web May 4, 2018 50% 59 $200 million $1.133 billion John Debney
Heitor Pereira
Paradoria 2: Enchanted Realm March 22, 2019 N/A N/A N/A Mark Mothersbaugh
Luna & Zak: Level Two February 21, 2020 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A John Debney
Earth Farm February 19, 2021 N/A N/A N/A N/A Lord Miller Productions N/A
Computeropolis 5 May 21, 2021 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Hyper February 25, 2022 N/A N/A N/A N/A SpectreVision
Untitled films February 24, 2023 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
December 20, 2023 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Sector 7 TBA N/A N/A N/A N/A
Polly and the Black Ink N/A N/A N/A N/A
Gabriel Garza 4 N/A N/A N/A N/A Gingo Animation
Lix 2 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Imagimals 2 N/A N/A N/A N/A Gingo Animation
Mech-Girl N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Bauhaus Gone Bonkers! N/A N/A N/A N/A

Direct-to-video features

Release Date Title Notes
as Universal Cartoon Studios
December 13, 1994 The Land Before Time II: The Great Valley Adventure
December 12, 1995 The Land Before Time III: The Time of the Great Giving
December 10, 1996 The Land Before Time IV: Journey Through the Mists
December 9, 1997 The Land Before Time V: The Mysterious Island
January 6, 1998 Hercules and Xena – The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount Olympus with Renaissance Pictures
December 1, 1998 The Land Before Time VI: The Secret of Saurus Rock
September 28, 1999 Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet Frankenstein with Bagdasarian Productions, LLC.
February 15, 2000 An American Tail: The Treasure of Manhattan Island
July 25, 2000 An American Tail: The Mystery of the Night Monster
August 29, 2000 Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet the Wolfman with Bagdasarian Productions, LLC.
September 19, 2000 Ama II: Return to Crystopia
December 5, 2000 The Land Before Time VII: The Stone of Cold Fire
December 4, 2001 The Land Before Time VIII: The Big Freeze
February 19, 2002 Balto II: Wolf Quest
December 10, 2002 The Land Before Time IX: Journey to Big Water
March 18, 2003 Charlotte's Web 2: Wilbur's Great Adventure with Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies
December 2, 2003 The Land Before Time X: The Great Longneck Migration
May 11, 2004 Van Helsing: The London Assignment
January 11, 2005 The Land Before Time XI: Invasion of the Tinysauruses
February 1, 2005 Balto III: Wings of Change
March 21, 2006 The Adventures of Brer Rabbit
as Universal Animation Studios
February 27, 2007 The Land Before Time XII: The Great Day of the Flyers
November 27, 2007 The Land Before Time XIII: The Wisdom of Friends
March 2, 2010 Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey! with Imagine Entertainment
March 22, 2011 The Little Engine That Could with Crest Animation Productions
June 23, 2015 Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle with Imagine Entertainment
February 2, 2016 The Land Before Time: Journey of the Brave with Universal 1440 Entertainment
November 14, 2017 Mariah Carey's All I Want for Christmas Is You with Universal 1440 Entertainment, Telegael, Magic Carpet Productions and Splash Entertainment
January 16, 2018 Gabriel and the Big Hero 6 with Universal 1440 Entertainment, Gingo Animation, Man of Action Studios and Reel FX Creative Studios
February 6, 2018 Woody Woodpecker with Universal 1440 Entertainment
March 20, 2018 Despicabopolis with Illumination Entertainment
February 12, 2019 Paint Universe with Universal 1440 Entertainment and Gingo Animation

Short films

Theatrical shorts

Release Date Franchise Title Release
August 27, 1999 Fractured Fairy Tales The Phox, the Box, & the Lox with Dudley Do-Right
June 11, 2006 Computeropolis Computeropolis: A Technical Ride Theme Park release
March 13, 2009 N/A The Sounds of the Ocean with Woo La La
July 27, 2012 Computeropolis Go Party! with Plucky Chicken
July 3, 2013 Gabriel Garza Virtual Madness with Despicable Me 2
March 3, 2017 Computeropolis Zip with Gabriel Garza 3
December 8, 2017 N/A Double Date with Lix
May 4, 2018 Neon with Computeropolis: The Deep Web

Direct-to-video short films

Release Date Title Released with Notes
2000s
December 14, 2004 Print 3D Errors Computeropolis
December 11, 2007 Peri and Nicky Get a Flu Computeropolis 2
2010s
September 7, 2010 The Chat Computeropolis 3
December 6, 2011 Game Boys Gabriel Garza with Gingo Animation
December 9, 2014 Back in Time Gabriel Garza 2
July 7, 2015 Camp Jamo Paradoria
Noodles
Getting Annoyed
March 22, 2016 How to Act Like a Player Luna & Zak
January 10, 2017 Busho's Guide to Cool Things Imagimals with Gingo Animation
June 6, 2017 Leno Finds Love Gabriel Garza 3
September 4, 2018 Zola's Makeover Computeropolis: The Deep Web
Monkey Business

Television series

Title Creator(s) / Developer(s) Years Network Notes
1990s
Gabriel Garza Geo G. 1991–2002; 2018–present CBS (1991–1994)
Syndication (1994–2002)
Universal Kids (2018–present)
Season 2 and onward only
Co-production with Gingo Animation
Back to the Future: The Animated Series Robert Zemeckis
Bob Gale
1991–1992 CBS Co-production with Amblin Entertainment
Based on the 1985 film and its sequels
Shelley Duvall's Bedtime Stories Shelley Duvall 1992–1993 Showtime
Fievel's American Tails Characters:
David Kirschner
Series:
David Kirschner
1992 CBS Co-production with Amblin Entertainment and Nelvana
Based on the 1986 film An American Tail and its sequels
Exosquad Jeff Segal 1993–1994 Syndication
Problem Child Characters:
Robert Simonds
Scott Alexander
Larry Karaszewski
Series:
Scott Alexander
Larry Karaszewski
USA Network Co-production with Imagine Entertainment
Monster Force 1994 Syndication Co-production with Lacewood Productions
Beethoven 1994–1995 CBS Co-production with Northern Lights Entertainment
Based on the 1992 film and its sequels
Earthworm Jim Doug TenNapel 1995–1996 Kids' WB Co-production with Shiny Entertainment
Based on the video game series by Shiny Entertainment
Savage Dragon USA Network Co-production with Lacewood Productions (1995 episodes), Studio B Productions and Admit Two Productions (1996 episodes), P3 Entertainment
The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper Characters:
Seymour Reit
Joe Oriolo
Series:
Sherri Stoner
Deanna Oliver
1996–1998 Fox Kids Co-production with Amblin Entertainment
Based on the 1995 film and the Harvey Comics cartoon character of Casper the Friendly Ghost
Hatty Steve Samono 1996–2002 Syndication Co-production with Gingo Animation
Wing Commander Academy Universal Cartoon Studios 1996 USA Network
Vor-Tech: Undercover Conversion Squad Syndication
The New Woody Woodpecker Show Characters:
Walter Lantz
Series:
Bob Jaques
1999–2002 Fox Kids
GGTV Gingo Animation 1999–present Syndication (1999–2005)
Gingo (2005–present)
Co-production with Gingo Animation
2000s
Paint World Geo G.
Audel LaRoque
2000–2001 Fox Kids Co-production with Gingo Animation
Based on the 1999 film
Jenny Zoom Samuel Merritt 2001–2004 Syndication Co-production with Gingo Animation
Based on the video game series by Gingo Interactive
The Mummy: The Animated Series Characters:
Stephen Sommers
Series:
Thomas Pugsley
Greg Klein
2001–2003 Kids' WB Co-production with The Sommers Company
Based on the 1999 film and its sequel
Planetokio Characters:
Osamu Sato
Series:
Geo G.
2002–2003 UPN Co-production with Gingo Animation
Based on the video game franchise Planetokio by OutSide Directors Company
Critter Mockers Michael Wildshill 2003–2009 Discovery Kids Co-production with Gingo Animation and Discovery Kids Original Productions
The Pandemoniums Henri Dosclz 2004–2011 Syndication (2004–2005)
Gingo (2005–2011)
Co-production with Gingo Animation
Limo Dude Terry Ward 2004 Syndication
Curious George Characters:
Margret Rey
H.A. Rey
Alan J. Shalleck
Series:
Joe Fallon
2006–2015 PBS Kids Produced under Universal 1440 Entertainment (Universal Studios Family Productions before 2013)
Co-production with Imagine Entertainment and WGBH
Based on the children's book series of the same name by Margret Rey
The Land Before Time Characters:
Charles Grosvenor
Judy Freudberg
Tony Geiss
Series:
Ford Riley
2007–2008 Cartoon Network First Universal Animation series to be aired on Cartoon Network
Co-production with Amblin Entertainment
Based on the 1988 film and its sequels
The BJ and Wally Show Characters:
Geo G.
Series:
Universal Television Animation
2007–2012 First Universal Animation series to be produced under Universal Television Animation
Co-production with Gingo Animation
Based on the 2006 film and the comic strip by Geo G.
Computeropolis: Adventures of Peri and Nicky Characters:
Audel LaRoque
Michael Wildshill
Series:
Amy McNeill
Henri Dosclz
2008–2014 Based on the 2004 film and its sequels
Blueball & Pinkball Michael Wildshill 2008–2011 Gingo
2010s
Chip in Space Henri Dosclz 2010–2013 Disney XD First Universal Animation series to be aired on Disney XD
Bally and Friends Jim Anderson
Michael Wildshill
2011–2014 Sprout
Woo La La Characters:
Michael Wildshill
Karey Kirkpatrick
John Cohen
Series:
Nick Filippi
2011–2013 Cartoon Network Based on the 2009 film
College University Geo G. 2013–2014 NBC First adult-oriented television series from Universal Television Animation.
Co-production with Glass Ball Productions and Rough Draft Studios
Durango Kids John France 2014–2016 Aired as a part of NBC's Toonation block
Buzz & Russ 2014–2015
Topped! Universal Television Animation
Champ Junior Sue Mondt 2015
Gabriel & Friends Characters:
Geo G.
Series:
Universal Television Animation
2015–2017 Netflix Co-production with Gingo Animation
Based on the 2011 film and its sequels
The Hatty Weasel Show Co-production with Gingo Animation
Reboot of the 1996 animated series
Tales in Paradoria Tom Ruzicka
Shane Prigmore
Craig Kellman
2016–present Netflix (2016–2018)
Universal Kids (2018–present)
Based on the 2015 film
Quest: Adventures of Ridder Audel LaRoque Netflix Based on the 2013 film
Hero School Chrissy Frechette
Anderson Konishi
2017–present Universal Kids
Luna & Zak: The Series Shannon Tindle
Sue Mondt
Based on the 2015 film
Imagimals: The Series Geo G. 2018–present Co-production with Gingo Animation
Based on the 2016 film
Lix & Melody: The New Tunes Tom Ruzicka Based on the 2017 film
Bernard Revamped Characters:
Jose Luis Ucha Enriquez
Claudio Biern Lliviria
Series:
Gingo Animation
Co-production with Gingo Animation, BRB Internacional, Screen21 and RG Animation Studios
Reboot of the 2002 animated series by BRB Internacional and RG Animation Studios
Woody Woodpecker Characters:
Walter Lantz
Series:
Alex Zamm
YouTube Co-production with Universal 1440 Entertainment and Splash Entertainment
Zola: Queen of the Deep Web Characters:
Audel LaRoque
Michael Wildshill
Series:
Michael Wildshill
2019 Universal Kids Based on the Computeropolis franchise
Untitled original animated series Co-production with Gingo Animation

Television specials

Release Date Title Network Notes
1990s
March 25, 1991 63rd Academy Awards ABC Provided the animation for Woody Woodpecker presenting the award for Best Animated Short Film.
November 16, 1991 A Gabriel Garza Christmas CBS co-production with Gingo Animation
December 18, 1991 Opus 'n' Bill: A Wish for Wings That Work co-production with Amblin Entertainment
September 11, 1993 Gabriel Goes Hollywood Syndication co-production with Gingo Animation
October 21, 1995 Gabriel Gets Spooked
September 12, 1998 Hatty: The Untold Story
April 6, 1999 The Gabriel Project
2000s
November 17, 2001 Hatty's Weasel-tastic Christmas! Syndication co-production with Gingo Animation
December 21, 2002 The Jenny Zoom Christmas Hour
May 18, 2003 Planetokio: The Madness Isn't Over UPN
October 14, 2003 Hatty in the Night of the Living Weasel Syndication
December 6, 2003 Critter Mockers Save Christmas Discovery Kids co-production with Gingo Animation and Discovery Kids Original Productions
April 3, 2004 Jenny Zoom: A Conclusion of Confusion Syndication co-production with Gingo Animation
June 15, 2004 Critter Mockers: Dude, Where's My Critter? Discovery Kids co-production with Gingo Animation and Discovery Kids Original Productions
February 13, 2005 Critter Mockers: A Fuzzy Valentine's Day
May 27, 2006 The Pandemoniums: Battle Against Time Gingo co-production with Gingo Animation
July 15, 2007 A Critter Mockers Summer Vacation Discovery Kids co-production with Gingo Animation and Discovery Kids Original Productions
December 11, 2008 BJ and Wally in Christmas Madness Cartoon Network co-production with Gingo Animation
September 3, 2009 Blueball & Pinkball: The Frankfurters Strike Back Gingo
November 25, 2009 Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas PBS Kids co-production with Imagine Entertainment
2010s
May 23, 2011 Chip in Space: Planet 2 Planet Disney XD
June 21, 2011 The Pandemoniums: Thank You Gingo co-production with Gingo Animation
November 22, 2011 Computeropolis Xmas NBC
November 20, 2013 It's a Very Gabriel Christmas! co-production with Gingo Animation
December 5, 2014 How Murray Saved Christmas co-production with Rough Draft Studios
November 15, 2016 Paradoria Holiday

Collaborations

Parks and resorts

Universal Animation Studios has occasionally collaborated with Universal Creative to create attractions for various Universal theme parks and resorts. Some of these attractions are:

Video games

Universal Animation Studios has also collaborated and put input through the company's Universal Interactive unit for several games. Some of these games are:

Associated productions

Universal Animation Studios has occasionally collaborated with other studios to assist in the production of some animated features. These films are:

Other productions

See also