Weta Workshop and Te Papa have joined forces to develop an immersive and interactive exhibition to be hosted at Auckland Zoo.
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Weta Workshop has appointed Republik Auckland to manage the digital media strategy, planning and buying for its consumer products business across local and international markets.
Every year, StopPress asks players in the local industry for their reflections on the marketing year that was. Here's what Erik Hay, head of media and communications at Weta Workshop, has to say.
The joy of prediction is that no-one tends to remember the incorrect guesses. But whether it's Arthur C Clarke, Nostradamus or Minority Report, they'll often cling to the correct guesses as proof of some remarkable soothsaying ability. And, with the help of Weta Workshop, Magic Leap, a fairly mysterious "cinematic reality" startup that received US$542 million of funding last year, posted a video of what it sees as the future of gaming a few days ago.
Earlier this month, the team at Wellington Airport added a third giant, Tolkien-inspired character to its collection of statues that currently greet tourists. Joining Gollum and the Great Eagles is Smaug the Magnificent, considered to be the last of the great dragons in Middle Earth.
Air New Zealand's hairyplane, AA Insurance's tribute to the wonders of its industry and Speight's New York knocking get the goodness.