Pacific Rim, You've Met Your Match

The Evangelion movies always look terrific. They've always been, at the very least, visually interesting. But man, the CG in this latest Evangelion short is something else. » 2/06/15 8:00am 2/06/15 8:00am

Fan Animation Turns Link Pikmin-Sized

Some just can't wait till a new, HD Zelda arrives and start working on their own fan-projects. This superb gif is from animator PencilTest 's upcoming fan-movie, which—if it'll have the same overall quality as this teaser—will be quite ambitious. » 5/28/14 8:30am 5/28/14 8:30am

Inspired by various stop-motion movies, Gabriel Salas used the exact same 3D tools and a hand-made diorama to create this really special Legend of Zelda fan-art. I'd love to see something like this coming to life as an animated-short. » 3/11/14 8:30am 3/11/14 8:30am

Here are two pieces from CG artist Gabriele Maiocoo, showing us what a badass, more grown up Link would look like. He didn't skip leg day that's for sure. Would fit nicely with these realistic enemies, which are also from The Legend of Zelda series. » 2/13/14 7:00pm 2/13/14 7:00pm

Why Japan's News Is Better: Dioramas and Miniature Models

Flip on the television. From the games we play to the movies we watch, CG is everywhere. While there's nothing wrong with CG per se, there is something so right with models and dioramas. » 4/15/13 7:30am 4/15/13 7:30am

Meet The Man Who Suited Up Iron Man In The Avengers

Iron Man is perhaps the most popular character from The Avengers » 11/08/12 7:30am 11/08/12 7:30am in Japan. It's not just Robert Downey Jr.'s performance as the witty, egomaniac Tony Stark, but the iconic sleek red and gold mechanical suit he dons that make the man of gold-titanium alloy that people love so much.

Look How Far We've Come! These Are Computer Graphics from the 1980s.

It's only been three decades, but it might as well have been three hundred. These Japan Computer Graphics Lab demo reels show just how far computer graphics have come in such a short span of time. » 1/19/12 7:30am 1/19/12 7:30am

If Kinect Were an Action Figure, It Would Be This.

Being a child of the 1980s, action figures were a part of growing up. Posing them was intuitive and second nature. Kids today still play with action figures, but with increasingly better video games, action figures today are also digital. » 9/09/11 2:00am 9/09/11 2:00am