Published on August 11th, 2011 | by Kyle Spencer, Editor
F.E.A.R. 3 Mocap Trailer
Great animation today doesn’t come easy, unless you have a dude in a mocap suit. The designers behind F.E.A.R. 3 utilized one to full, collapsing effect.
From the press release:
F.E.A.R. 3 behind the scenes video from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment giving gamers an inside look at Day 1 Studios and the motion capture technology used in the game. Lead Animator Andy Konieczny explains how movement data is captured with multiple cameras and a sensor-filled suit and how the data translates to animations of different characters in F.E.A.R. 3. Mo-cap actors Scott Sumerak and Lawrence Kern also give insight to how they prepare to take on the role of various characters in video games.