Sex, Violence & Cultural Validity

A lot has been said over the past few weeks concerning the sexual content of Mass Effect, most notably the controversially unresearched Fox TV spot below. As a ...

Mario’s Planet?

I finally concede defeat - I've played a Wii game that isn't shit. Despite being a huge fan of the Zelda series, I found even the Wii launch title Zelda to fall...

TJ Lives Again

A spot of reminiscing was had this week after I spied my first ever project, Tom & Jerry: War of The Whiskers, (hey - we've all got to start somewhere right...

Fantastic Imagination

Jurie Horneman, (Champion of the recent Manhunt 2 credits fiasco), has posted links to several galleries displaying animation of Eastern European origin. I don'...

VR Within Grasp?

A name like a bad guy from a Van Damme flick hasn't stopped Johnny Lee from creating some incredibe 3D apps using a Wii remote connected to a PC, most recently ...

Press

Mass should be released tomorrow, but I'm currently somewhere in Turkey so I've put this post on a timer. Not so much of a lie, more of a mistranslation this...

Mass Effect TV Advert

So after nearly three years looking forward to it, I'm gonna miss all the hype and press surrounding the launch of Mass Effect due to being on holiday in Turkey...

The Future’s Bright…

The Orange Box has now been sitting in my XBOX360 for most of the week now, essentially taking the place of an operating system. It's all I really need to fire ...

Layers of Pixar Polish

The final Adapt Presentation Notes Session, providing information for animators regarding character and rig development, peer-review processes and general actin...

Morph Management

Another small post, this time on a different approach to morph-target lip-sync. Di-O-Matic: Efficient methods for creating lip-sync blend shapes Laurent Abuca...

Transformers Animation

Now a smaller note-taking session, a result only of the vast amount of content on show so as to keep one's eyes away from the notepad. Industrial Light &...