Planetside2 Dev

I know quite a few people who have fond memories of Planetside and the lure of a full upgrade will be powerful indeed - enter Planetside2. The idea of a persistent world full FPS goodness of ground…


Butterfly Dragon

This is some lovely 2D animation work from COFA student Sushan Yue back in 2010 for her BDM. She won the 2010 Wacom Award for best 2D work in that years Annual grad exhibition and for good reason.……


AvX, Art and Super-Babies

The upcoming Marvel Avengers vs X-Men is another big cross-over event coming in April (official site). This will generate more than the usual hype with the Avengers movie getting closer and things…


MOEBIUS FIN

French legendary illustrator and comic artist Jean Giraud AKA MOEBIUS has passed away leaving behind a portfolio of unique splendour. Perhaps the most comprehensive coverage of his work is over on…


CityEngine

After seeing some of the work done at breakneck speed by the DigitalUrban guys with CityEngine and the super trailer below we are looking at licensing with ESRI while people check out the trial. This…


Crytek CineBox & GDC News

With the activity at GDC 2012 (see Gamesutra's coverage for all the details) from Crytek we have snippets of news to keep us enthused. The most interesting for me is the newly named CineBox version…


Danger Planet

The grad project from Justin Burks and team from SAU in Tennessee, Danger Planet, is another lovely little 3D animation with a feel that reminds me of many cartoons. One of the coolest things here is…


Farewell Ralph

Now legendary concept artist Ralph McQuarrie passed away on March 3rd. Over his 82 years he made a significant and inspired contribution to a range of films from Cocoon, ET and Battlestar Galactica…


CryEngine Update

A few days ago we got an update to the CryEngine to v3.3.9 on Crydev.net which brought a bunch of enhancements and fixes. Some of the key features additions include these babies below (read the full…