GDC 2017 Talk: Virtuos’ contribution to the Star Wars Universe

2017/03/23

GDC 2017 Talk: Virtuos’ contribution to the Star Wars Universe

Shanghai – March 23, 2017 -During GDC 2017 in San Francisco the Virtuos team delivered an in depth talk about our work on the Star Wars universe across different mediums and the artistic challenges in finding a balance between consistency and specificity for each of these Star Wars entities. Featuring Kristian Pedlow and Jake Digennaro from Virtuos as well as Christopher Winters Senior Art Director from Disney Interactive and Russell Paul Star Wars ILM Asset Supervisor from ILM the session was a huge success .

Watch the video belwo and you will learn how each Star Wars project has a unique look and feel, while simultaneously be distinctive Star Wars. See how Virtuos navigates the intricate style demands for everything from The Force Awakens, to Star Wars Rebels, and more.

Over the past decade, the Virtuos team has nurtured and strengthen our relationship  with Lucas Art, Lucas Animation, ILM and other Disney studios on:

  • The games, such as  Force Unleashed 1 back in 2008 then Force Unleashed 2. As well as the Infinity franchise in addition to the mobile hit Star Wars Commander.
  • Live action movies, with ILM since 2008 and since  2014 on the Star Wars franchise with The Force Awakens.
  • On TV series, such as Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels making full shot production and episodes.
  • Last but not least, On VR projects such as Trials on Tatooine.

 

 

 

About Virtuos

Founded in 2004, Virtuos Ltd. is a leading videogame content production company with operations in China, Vietnam, Canada, France, Japan, Ireland and the United States. With over 1,200 full-time professionals, Virtuos specializes in game development and AAA 3D art production for consoles and mobile titles, enabling its customers to generate additional revenue and achieve operational efficiency. For over a decade, Virtuos has successfully delivered high quality content for nearly 1000 projects and its customers include 18 of the top 20 digital entertainment companies worldwide. For more information, please visit www.virtuosgames.com.

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