Review of the Year 2020: Top 25 News

Below you’ll find the juiciest news stories that hit the creative industry in the last 12 months.


There hasn’t been a shortage of news stories with the turn of a new decade. As the creative industry adapted to working from home as we saw a rise in stories helping us to reshape our lives indoors. Free Studio Ghibli video call backgrounds became our most read piece of the year and in other news, Ikea released instructions on how to build homemade forts for kids, while &Walsh made a new set of emojis expressing life in 2020.

In non-pandemic related news however, we welcomed a myriad of other exciting stories. From a hilarious stop motion ad from Isle of Dogs puppet maker Andy Gent, to a behind the scenes peak into Geoff McFetridge’s Apple Watch face.

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