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Check out this ‘making of’ video from German VFX studio Polynoid. It’s a series of openers to the HALO based web series, Forward Unto Dawn, featuring cinematic visuals, motion graphics and user interfaces.

For this project we collaborated with 343 Industries to create five openers for the “Forward Unto Dawn” web series promoting the release of “Halo 4″. All titles combined result in a seamless narrative, closing the gap between the end of HALO 3 and the beginning of HALO 4. This is a montage of the five pieces with Music & Sound design by Michael Fakesch.

 

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Will Christiansen is an animator on the gameplay team at 343 Industries who was primarily in charge of the Elite character and the assassination and first-person animation systems for Halo 4. He has just updated his YouTube channel with some new Halo 4 assassination animations, featuring both keyframed and motion capture work. It’s great to see them in detail outside of the game environment.

 

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The opening cutscene is now online from the creators of the Halo 4 game, 343 Industries. Once again, like the Medal Of Honor Warfighter trailer, I am amazed to see just how convincing 3D artwork and animation has become. Uncanny alley seems like just a distant memory now. I genuinely wondered if the Dr. Halsey footage was real for a moment. Incredible work.

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