Red Faction: Armageddon

Red Faction: Armageddon Trailer Shows Off Hectic Motion Capture Session
by Matt Helgeson on May 13, 2011 at 11:32 AM
Publisher: THQ
Developer: Volition
Release: May 2011
Rating: Mature
Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC

Red Faction: Armageddon is the latest in THQ's long-running sci-fi shooter series, and to create the most realistic animations possible, the company partnered with Pendulum Studios. In this trailer, you get to see how the in-game action compares with raw video footage. Also, you'll see actual marker-based facial motion capture being conducted (no, those actors don't have measles). The side-by-side shots are very striking, one thing is sure: motion capture actors are an athletic bunch. I have to go take a nap now, and all I did was post the video.

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Red Faction: Armageddon

PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC
Release Date:
May 2011