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Archive for June, 2018

29 Jun

PUGCast 61 — The PokeFrameCast

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Pokeframes and Warmons. Wait, what?

Intro:

– T-shirt check

News

– Microsoft and Nintendo continue to be besties with Minecraft crossplay
– DC announces online service with new exclusive live action and animated series
– Westworld mobile game uses Fallout … Read the rest

29 Jun

Ep 2 Dev Blog #8 — The Thinker

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This week I got stuck into the longest scene in episode 2. There are a few challenges mostly related to timing and compositing, as there are heavy elements of motion graphics and effects.

One of the more interesting questions that … Read the rest

27 Jun

Stream Archive: Tales From Candlekeep

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Stream Wednesday is back with a little game that has a big title.… Read the rest

25 Jun

Sublime Overkill: An Ode to Diablo 3

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Diablo 3 launched Season 14 last week. This in itself is a sentence that underlies one of the core principles Diablo has had from the very first: overkill. Just when you think you’ve plateaued, there’s another thing.

Diablo 3 launched … Read the rest

22 Jun

Ep 2 Dev Blog #7 — Back in the Saddle

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One of the goals in taking this year for O:P exclusively was to see if I could build momentum, both on the production end and in growing our audience. There are always speed bumps, as last week’s illness demonstrates, but … Read the rest

17 Jun

PUGCast 60 — The EeeThree2018Cast

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We battled a curse to bring you this E3 wrap-up. No, really.

Intro:

– T-shirt check

News

– E3 madness! Which we’ll talk about in The Tree of Woe
– Fortnite launches on Switch and Sony messes up PS4-linked accounts… Read the rest

15 Jun

Ep 2 Dev Blog #6 — The Week That Wasn’t

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We were supposed to record a podcast last weekend. Thursday night I noticed my throat getting scratchy. By Friday it was an intense ball of pain, and by Saturday a fairly high fever and total loss of voice. Long story … Read the rest

8 Jun

Ep 2 Dev Blog #5 — Slow Week

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Sometimes you’re just not feelin’ it. That was the bulk of this week. Sat down on Monday to finish off some fairly simple animation and it just wasn’t flowing. I still got through it and it ended up fine but … Read the rest

1 Jun

Ep 2 Dev Blog #4 — Punching Through Custard

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This week has been all about lip-sync. Let’s talk about lip-sync.

In cutout-style animation like O:P, most of the actual animation is done via motion tweening — limb joints, body bends, walking, etc, are keyframed. The object position/rotation starts on … Read the rest