So, unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, it’s no surprise that one of the big topics at the South By South West (SXSW) festival recently was Virtual Reality – VR. As with most technologies there needs to be a close collab between the people making the tech and the people with interesting stories. This latest intermingling of The Mill, Google ATAP (Advanced Technology and Projects group) and Director Justin Lin into a 360 degree film called “HELP” seems to have done just that in an explosive way. Continue reading “Google ATAP & The Mill – Help 360º VR Film” »
It’s not often we post material that does not originate from a professional studio or artist – however the effect that Rhett Le Compte achieves with the app called Face Swap Live is quite startling. Continue reading “Face Swap Live – We Are The World” »
Well, here’s an interesting intersection of animation, biscuits and augmented reality (not something you get to write together in a sentence everyday…) McVities and Grey London have done what most brands never achieve and released a branded app that actually looks fun. Continue reading “Grey London – McVities iKitten App” »
If you like your mobile gaming with a big dose of MC Escher and a lot of charm then Monument Valley is for you!.
We featured the creative UI and gaming studio UsTwo before – now they have a real live Gaming BAFTA under their belt. they are an excellent example of a service company (they design and create UI for big companies like Sony) and they also create their own IP. Continue reading “ustwo – BAFTA Winning Monument Valley Game” »
Animade’s frankenSim is a great example of where interactivity and animation come together. They say “The theme of this web-toy is a grotesque, pink-hued dissection of the human body, with interconnecting pop-up windows containing organs to manipulate. Rolling eyeballs, blonde locks riddled with lice and a hairy nostril are among the malleable body bits in this virtual laboratory, with more absurd twists and surprises emerging as you continue to explore…” Continue reading “Animade – frankenSim Game” »