Richard Lico, one of our many talented Games animation instructor, left Bungie last year to join a start-up crew of former Bungie artist who formed Polyarc. This week at E3, they previewed their first title for the PlayStation's VR headset, Moss. Check out the trailer.
All students who enroll in the 2017 summer term at iAnimate will be eligible to compete in a very simple contest. The winning student will get their next term free! Just send us an animated clip from one of your iAnimate summer term exercises and a testimonial explaining what you like about iAnimate.net. We will post the best ones on our Facebook page. Near the end of the quarter we will check the number of likes for each post and the post that gets the most likes wins. It's that simple.
We're doing this for each of our 3 main animation programs, Features, Creatures and Games. So your chances just got a whole lot better.
In our 51st podcast we interview Riot Games Sr. Animator, Jason Shum. You can also find Jason teaching in our Games animation workshops. Before working on Riot Games' League of Legends, Jason worked at Ready At Dawn on their PS4 AAA title The Order: 1886. Through out Jason's career, he's worked at such studios as Blur Studio, EA, and Pandemic Studios. Jason has a love for animation, and it showed in this podcast as we discussed his career, which spans games, cinematics, and TV.