Ottawa International Animation Festival Podcast

Episode 17: Animation and Gaming

Dec. 13, 2006

With the evolution of gaming technology, what is the role of the animator in today’s games industry? Are new technologies like motion capture and artificial intelligence replacing the animator? How do animation skills translate to the needs of the gaming industry? What new skills must animators learn to keep up? Hear from experts as they give insight into this booming industry.

Panelists: Eric Armstrong, Senior Animation Director, Electronic Arts Canada and Theodore Pratt, Senior Animator, Electronic Arts
Moderated by: Angela Love, Instructor, Art Institute of Pittsburgh neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.