Entries Tagged as 'animation'

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Turning the Nintendo Power Glove into a Stop Motion Animation Tool

Dillon Markey is an animator for Robot Chicken and PES, and so spends a lot of his time preparing and recording stop motion footage. He’s also a longtime fan of the failed Nintendo Power Glove. And so he decided to resurrect this 1980s relic and, with the help of an engineer, turn it into a [...]

Monday, January 19th, 2015

Robot Chicken: A Critical Component

When you look at The Avengers lineup, you do have to question why the heck they have Black Widow and Hawkeye as part of the team. The others possess superhuman powers that can take down gods, but those two are just puny humans. Well it turns out they are, in fact, critical components of the [...]

Saturday, December 13th, 2014

A Simple Trick Turns 2D Images into Amazing 3D GIFs

By adding two enchanted lines made ​​of unicorn dust, it creates internet magic on your screen and these images appear as if they’re 3D! Well, not quite. But it is a very simple technique: just by adding two vertical white lines to a 2D image, your brain is tricked into thinking it’s a 3D scene. [...]

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

Robot Chicken: Speeder Accident

If you are not the greatest fan of those furry midgets in Star Wars you’re gonna love this. One minute you’re cruising along in the forest of Endor on your speeder bike enjoying the breeze, then next thing you know you’ve impaled an ewok and your insurance rate is going through the roof. Christ. And [...]

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Here’s Your WTF Chinese Music Video of the Day

Even without the visuals of half-naked men in horse masks and chicken costumes and women dancing behind a giant band-aid, the lyrics to this song are enough to make you sit up and think, WTF? Because they mainly consist of the female singer making cluck-cluck chicken noises.

Monday, November 17th, 2014

Watch The Cyanide & Happiness Show Episode 1

The guys behind one of the best webcomics out there have finally gotten around to releasing the first episode of their web series—and it’s exactly as you’d expect, full of mayhem and off-the-wall humor and butts, lots and lots of butts in series of sketches that will sure to bring the lolz in its ten [...]

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Lego Batman Thinks Wyldstyle Could Do Better Than Emmet

If you’ve seen the Lego movie then you’ll know Lego Batman kinda had a thing for Wyldstyle, but she was Emmet’s girl. So in this animated short by Brotherhood Workshop Batman tries to convince Wyldstyle that he’s the one for her, telling her she should forget all about Emmet.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

Watch Flying Lotus’ Very NSFW New Music Video

Make sure the boss isn’t standing behind you when you press play on this video, which is a graphic animation by David Firth for Flying Lotus’ track “Ready Err Not.” In it Mr Lotus gets beheaded while walking about a creepy house, and lots of other spookiness occurs too to gross you out.

Sunday, November 2nd, 2014

That Slowpoke Pokemon Reggae Song Gets a New Music Video

A few months back Pokemon released a reggae music video, and the internet responded with appropriate WTFness. And now another video for the same track has come out, this time featuring Japanese musician Tomoaki Imakuni dressed in a Slowpoke costume miming along to the lyrics and generally acting weird.

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Awesome Music Video Brings Your Favorite Album Covers to Life

The name Roy Kafri probably means nothing to you but after you watch the video for his song Mayokero, you’ll know him as that guy who had that really awesome music video which featured popular album covers brought to life. Using classic and iconic covers, from David Bowie to Michael Jackson and Bob Dylan, director [...]

Monday, October 27th, 2014

This Anime Music Video is Nothing But Good Clean Fun

If your idea of a great way to spend three and a half minutes is to watch a bunch of anime characters sing a song about a rubber duck while taking a bath together, then today is the day you get to do just that. If you’re aware of anime music videos (AMVs) then you’ll [...]

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Insane Time-Lapse Video of Earth From Space

Filmmaker Fede Castro made this breathtaking time-lapse video of the earth from space using footage from NASA’s Johnson Space Center. The video journeys across the planet pointing out major cities and places shining brightly from the manmade light and catches the amazing spectacle that is aurora borealis.