2011 was a great year for animation, with a lot of fantastic films like The Adventures of Tintin and Kung Fu Panda 2 wowing us all; 2012 looks set to be a likewise fantastic year. So, now that we've arrived at the beginning of a new year, it seems only fitting to look ahead at these films. So, below is a list of some of the animated films we'll be seeing over the next 12 months, and where applicable there is a link to the latest trailer for each film.
- Brave - Disney/Pixar
- Frankenweenie - Disney
- Hotel Transylvania - Sony Pictures Animation
- Ice Age: Continental Drift - Blue Sky Studios
- The Lorax - Illumination Entertainment
- Madagscar 3: Europe's Most Wanted - DreamWorks Animation
- A Monster in Paris - Bibo Films
- ParaNorman - Laika
- The Pirates! In An Adventure with Scientists - Aardman Animations
- Rise of the Guardians - DreamWorks Animation
- Wreck-It Ralph - Walt Disney Animation Studios
Also, let us here in the UK also not forget that The Muppets will FINALLY be hitting cinemas in February.