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thefluidrobot
07-12-2011, 07:32 PM
I'd like to join this challenge, but wondering if its okay to use two robots I've made in the past to fight on the New York Brooklyn Bridge. It's an idea I had for a short film for a while and thought this would a good chance to actually make it. Robots already done, just have to create the bridge environment.

What do you think Roberto?

RobertoOrtiz
07-12-2011, 07:50 PM
Old assets are fine...
have fun!

-R

thefluidrobot
08-05-2011, 12:05 AM
I've had this idea for years and years of having two robots battling on the Brooklyn bridge, so this is a chance to finally make it reality. I'm going to be using some robots that I've made in the past for this challenge. I am currently modeling the Brooklyn Bridge + Manhattan skyline...will post the environment as it comes along...theres a lot of buildings! Going to use Google earth a lot for the task.

Attached are pics of the two robots. One of them can fly...the other can sort of fly by jumping and using its booster packs.

RobertoOrtiz
08-05-2011, 01:59 AM
Great.
Are you interested in assets for the challenge?

thefluidrobot
08-05-2011, 03:06 AM
for now, no, I am pretty much creating all my own assets from scratch. since my battleground will be brooklyn bridge, most of my acquired assets will be buildings. aside from robots and the arena, was there any other assets you had available?

pingking
08-05-2011, 08:19 PM
amazing robots!

thefluidrobot
08-05-2011, 08:48 PM
thnx...

here is a preview pic of my environment so far...have to keep filling it out with buildings...etc

wind27382
08-06-2011, 01:53 AM
thats looks really good its also nice to see some one else using original assets.

RobertoOrtiz
08-15-2011, 04:46 PM
Status Report: Tell us about your entry.. (And tell us your opinion of the challenge) (http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?f=139&t=1000851) -R

thefluidrobot
09-21-2011, 04:20 AM
here is a quick render of my environment. not enough time to make crowds of people walking on the bridge, so just going to start animating my robots in their environment soon. hopefully can make it in time!!

http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-qRgwwdEp6Yg/TnlmgFGkN4I/AAAAAAAAABw/S_aKVirh-OM/s1600/city_wip_9_10_2011_v01.jpg

thefluidrobot
10-02-2011, 04:22 PM
After much deliberation, I have to bow out of this one as well, all my assets were ready but just not enough time to animate and render all the shots to meet the deadline. Regrettably! When I finish the movie I'll make it a point to post it back here in the future. Good luck everyone!

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