Method Animation

From the Audiovisual Identity Database, the motion graphics museum


Background

Method Animation (also known as various names such as Method Animation Studios and Norman Studios) is a French animation company founded in 2004 by Aton Soumache.

1st Logo (September 5, 2004-2007)

Visuals: On a white background, there is the word "METHOD" in a Bank Gothic font with a blue sphere in place of the letter "O", having a blue shadow reflection on the bottom. The word "FILMS" appears underneath, on the bottom left corner.

Variants:

  • On The Gnoufs, the logo is white and appears in an orange background.
  • The logo sometimes shares the screen with other logos.

Technique: A still, digital graphic.

Audio: The ending theme of the show.

Availability: The logo appears on Flatmania.

2nd Logo (November 7, 2007-)

Visuals: On a background depending on the show, there is the word "METHOD" with the planet earth in place of the letter "O" having a light blue star at the top on it. The letters "E" and "T" are now, connected together. Underneath it, there is a light blue line with "A N I M A T I O N" in spaced letters, placed inside.

Variants:

  • There is an early version where it has the word "FILMS" inside the same line.
  • The logo shares the screen with other logos.
  • Starting in 2016, the logo appears next to the ON Kids & Family logo.

Technique: A still, digital graphic.

Audio: The ending theme of the show.

Availability: Seen on their shows from 2007 onwards such as Cosmic Quantum Ray, Super 4, Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir, The New Adventures of Peter Pan, Iron Man Armored Adventures, The Pinky and Perky Show, Zak Storm, Power Players, The Little Prince (TV series), Chaplin & Co., Robin Hood: Mischief of Sherwood, and Petronix Defenders, among others.