s8i Game – part one

I wanted to do something different. Untill now I’ve been drawing concepts and learning how to model in blender. But I wanted to try my hand at animation, interactive animation. I found GODOT. It’s a very accessible entry-program to game development.

Link to GODOT download site.

It’s really cool to type text, click on compile, and make something happen. Like a character walking, jumping or teleporting to a different scene. I followed some tutorials and all of them recommended to get some moving sprites of the internet. Well…I didn’t:

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Because I tried to animate Seighti I couldn’t just pick a walk cycle from the web.

I started with a Muybridge like drawing in which all the different poses can be seen on the same ‘cell’. WalkcycleAll

…to be continued