Solace is a series of game concept art inspired by a music album. Although there are no descriptive guidance text you can pretty much imagine how the actual game would have been like, although no plans have been made to actually produce it. Ever.
Been super busy this few weeks but just want to take a break and share an amazing video: a plastic sheet dancing in a vortex, created by artist Daniel Wurtzel, to the soundtack of american beauty – The city of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, Paul Bateman.
Less than a month since Kinect’s launch, people are already experimenting with a hacked driver of the Kinect sensor. These include capturing 3d video, 3d object recognition and interactive puppeting. At the moment I haven’t seen full 3d video capturing, and I regard those online experiments as 2.5D as they are only getting the side facing the sensor. But any moment now someone’s gonna link an array of them together to get nearly-full 3d video. That would be awesome.
Thanks to Makiko Itoh for translating Satoshi’s last words. It is definitely long and rambling as she claimed, but I found it an easy reading. Being an animator and also someone who tends to surround myself with work, makes me rethink.