Over 50 professionals, almost half of which are women, are working on the 26 episodes in the new season. 3D artists, animators, programmers and producers are just some of the profiles taking part in this project, who have worked closely with US writers with a strong background in kids animation.
The complex production, built on Maya with the Arnold rendering engine and developed using original tools programmed at Zinkia, kicked off in February and will be completed in April 2017. Each episode is in production for approximately four months.
Originally created as a TV show, Pocoyo celebrated its 10th anniversary and has positioned itself as Spain’s most successful entertainment brand across the world. The fourth run of episodes launches after three hit seasons consisting of 52 x 7 minute episodes and “Pocoyo y El Circo Espacial,” a 25-minute short film.