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Funcom Site Tour Video #1 - The Motion Capture Studio

Posted Thu, Jan 24, 2008 by B. de la Durantaye

How many takes does it take to get "the right shots" in a motion-captured game? Over 8000 according to Funcom Combat Expert (for real) and Motion Capture Specialist Ketil Støren.

Watch as Ketil takes us through the process of capturing combat movements and explains the advantages and abilities of motion capture technology.

We have no limits on brutality, but we do sort of limit ourselves a bit on sadism. So, if you kill someone to get them out of the way or to earn XP, that's fine, but if you inflict unnecessary pain, that might not be ok.

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