June 5, 2003

Leveraging The Animation

- So, what if you have a bad attitude, some funny jokes, drink too much, like to play videogames, and wish you could turn your jokes into computer-animated movies? The result, of course, would be: Red vs Blue.

It's a nifty idea. They come up with scripts and then have the videogame characters act them out. Mostly, they're using the great X-Box game "Halo" as their animation engine.

The result is pretty funny, which you can see for yourself if you have the bandwidth to download any of their Quicktime movies. Some comedic themes are how Apple computers have no games, how out of place some conversations can be when someone is shooting at you, and how you might try to learn to drive a tank "on the fly."

For a sample of their attitude and sense of humor, check out the FAQ

Posted by James at June 5, 2003 2:11 PM
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