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The Most Important Movie of 2015 Is a VR Cartoon About a Hedgehog

The Most Important Movie of 2015 Is a VR Cartoon About a Hedgehog | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
Oculus Story Studio's new project is more than a cute animated short--it's a test case for narrative techniques that could change the way we watch movies.
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Mastering Digital Storytelling to Evoke Emotion

We all love a good story and the art of storytelling includes weaving in the facts you want to include along with all of the extra information that brings the reader
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Into the Great Wide Open - Animation Magazine

Into the Great Wide Open - Animation Magazine | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
Hiccup, Toothless and pals explore new creative territory for DreamWorks’ top franchise in the new Netflix series Dragons: Race to the Edge.
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Machinima constructs Transformers series - TBI Vision

Machinima constructs Transformers series - TBI Vision | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
Online video site Machinima and toyco Hasbro has partnered to create an animated series based on the Transformers The show is the first new original Transformers series since Transformers: Robots in Disguise (pictured) which Hasbro produced and sold...
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Machinima Launches App on Victorious Fan-Focused Platform - Variety

Machinima Launches App on Victorious Fan-Focused Platform - Variety | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
Machinima, the digital-media company focused on gaming and fandom, launched a mobile app in partnership with Victorious, a startup aimed at letting Internet content creators connect with their fans...
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Digital Storytelling: Filmmaking for the Web - free online course at FutureLearn.com

Sign up now at 'Superpowers of the Ancient World: the Near East' is a free online course by . Sign up now at 'Digital Storytelling: Filmmaking for the Web' is a ...
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Pixels is a Love Letter to Gamers

Pixels is a Love Letter to Gamers | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
Pixels director Chris Columbus talks to WIRED about the fun of 8-bit arcade games and building a real life Donkey Kong set for the new action comedy.
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New Books, New Creative Teams: The Complete List of New and Continuing DC Comics Titles

New Books, New Creative Teams: The Complete List of New and Continuing DC Comics Titles | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
Now that’s how you kick off the summer! As you may have heard, we just announced a bunch of new titles, as well as some creative team changes on a few of our popular ongoings.
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Berlin: Korea's Finecut Kicks Off 'Red Shoes' Animation - Variety

Berlin: Korea's Finecut Kicks Off 'Red Shoes' Animation - Variety | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
Finecut has picked up international rights to “Red Shoes & The 7 Dwarfs,” an English-language animated feature that is a twist on the classic “Snow White” tales.
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These Voice Actors Look Nothing Like Their Characters! - moviepilot.com

These Voice Actors Look Nothing Like Their Characters! - moviepilot.com | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
When it comes to the world of animation, it's a given tha...
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Digging Into World Building - Animation Magazine

Digging Into World Building - Animation Magazine | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
Naturalistic and convincing environments form the canvass for the subjective storytelling of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1.
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A Supermassive Black Hole Comes to the Big Screen - Scientific Computing

A Supermassive Black Hole Comes to the Big Screen - Scientific Computing | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
What does a black hole look like up close?
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Autodesk targets small studios with its Stingray game engine - Engadget

Autodesk targets small studios with its Stingray game engine - Engadget | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
Autodesk finally has a game engine to go along with its design tools. The company just launched Stingray, which it built around the Bitsquid engine it bought la...
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Just Because Podcast » Blog Archiv » Inside The Voiceover Studio: Phillip Mather

Just Because Podcast » Blog Archiv » Inside The Voiceover Studio: Phillip Mather | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it

Via Phillip J Mather - BritTexVoice - Voice Talent - Narrator
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Machinima.com founder releases short film on YouTube - StreamDaily

Machinima.com founder releases short film on YouTube - StreamDaily | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
Hugh Hancock ventures into live-action filmmaking after two decades of working in videogame animation.
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SNEAK PEEK: Masculinity in Popular Culture

Here's a sneak peek of "The Men That Men Look Up To: Masculinity in Popular Culture," one of our videos accompanying "The Mask You Live In" education ...
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Grab Your Headset: Producers Plunge Into Virtual Reality

Grab Your Headset: Producers Plunge Into Virtual Reality | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
no longer just for nerds, virtual reality is rallying investment from the worlds of entertainment, advertising and tech to help ensure the medium will flourish.
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Virtual Reality Headsets Dominate Gaming Conference

Sony and Facebook are among those battling it out to become the first company to have a working next-generation VR headset on the consumer market.
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Dancing Fae

Experimenting with character and animation software. Although this took 14 hours to render it does have potential.
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Not far down the road, your car could have a 3D dashboard - Mashable

Not far down the road, your car could have a 3D dashboard - Mashable | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
A startup has built a glasses-free 3-D screen that’s much bigger than its previous prototype, bringing it a step closer to being built into gadgets (including the one in your dr...

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"An image that you see on a Leia display is actually composed of a grid of numerous slightly different pictures; your brain is fooled into thinking it's one continuous, 3D image, even if you move or tilt your head somewhat."

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"An image that you see on a Leia display is actually composed of a grid of numerous slightly different pictures; your brain is fooled into thinking it's one continuous, 3D image, even if you move or tilt your head somewhat."

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GoPro Enters the World of Virtual Reality

GoPro announced a new product which will enable users to shoot 360-degree video that could be pieced into virtual reality segments. GoPro will also sell its ...
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10 Most Dramatic Costume Changes in Comics - Comicbook.com

10 Most Dramatic Costume Changes in Comics - Comicbook.com | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
Among many other big changes revealed in this week’s landmark Superman #38 by Geoff Johns with [...]
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'Evangelion' Inspired Animation Short Looks Simply Astounding - Forbes

'Evangelion' Inspired Animation Short Looks Simply Astounding - Forbes | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
As part of Studio Khara’s ongoing Japanese Animator Expo, with unique animation shorts released each week, we have now been graced with an Evangelion inspired entry that looks simply amazing.
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Simplicity of the Season

Simplicity of the Season | Magnum Machinima | Scoop.it
 
I recall the first stanza of a famous Robert Frost poem - Stopping by the Woods on a Snowy Evening.
Whose woods these are I think I know.
His house is in the village though;
He will not see me stopping here
To watch his woods fill up with snow.
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