Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not, and a sense of humor was provided to console him for what he is. - Oscar Wilde
Animation, Art, and Other Shiny Things
Your Friday night (occasional) rogue music video is a Machinima. There’s a little bit more live action than I generally prefer, but the melding of the game models (from gears of war and half life 2) into the real life background is done so incredibly well that it deserves a pass. Being one of my favorite Oakenfold tracks doesn’t hurt either…
From Bryan Basham and Adjacent LA.
You can find episode 1 here.
From Bryan Basham at Adjacent LA.
(why yes, there is an episode 2…)
Machinima is the use of real-time 3D computer graphics rendering engines to create a cinematic production. Most often, video games are used to generate the computer animation. via
Borderlands game-based animated music video for the never-before-released track Play For Real by Crystal Method featuring The Heavy and directed by Machinima director Kootra.