21.12.10 by Jeff

Insert Coin

“Insert Coin” a stop-motion animation by Ninja Moped. I could have sworn this was fake but they reveal their process at the end!

insert coin ninja moped stop-motion animation

Watch the animation below!














Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • i personally like animations to have more imperfections, more of a human touch to them but i applaud the effort here

  • Niko

    Heck yeah, I would have liked to see an alternate angle, just something for a split second that showed you, “oh dang, those are quarters yeah!”

  • Magda

    It’s awesome to see some video game related art featured! The music is fantastic and greatly sets the tone. I would agree though that it would have been better if you didn’t have to watch the behind the scenes to realize it was all real. Also, I wish the game connections would have been better elaborated on. Why do I need a gun to shoot Pac-man ghosts…

    Oh and the beginning of the stop motion was great because it reminded me of gameplay from the Virtual boy!

  • Sick.

  • Appreciated effort, but visually.. I don’t know, It’s like going back to PS when we now have PS3!

  • owen
  • hooray for old video games!
    right now we’re working on an introduction animation for a comedy show about old video games, you can see a preview here http://www.birdbee.be/archives/1217

  • this is fake, computer generated I think.

    • if you’d watch till the end you’d see that its not

  • Rymdreglage have made it again. o.o

  • Dandanyeahman

    THIS IS TOO COOOL!
    projectors open limitless possibilities i want want so bad

  • Pingback: Focus!: visual illustrative artistic photographic technologic » Very cool (and tedious) animation. Insert Coin:()





26.08.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Ryan Travis Christian

ryan-travis-christian12

Drawings by artist Ryan Travis Christian. More images below.

Read More

25.08.16 by Jeff

Animation of the Day: “I’m Dead Inside”

im-dead-inside2

One of my favourite animators Dan Britt returns with another brilliant short, “I’m Dead Inside”, handling the visuals and the music! He previously contributed to Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared and made the brilliant animation “I Decided to Leave”. I can’t really tell if things like this are considered dark humour or just regular humour anymore. Maybe you can let me know one way or the other.

I highly recommend you watch “I’m Dead Inside” over on Booooooom TV.

25.08.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Kajahl Benes

Kajahl-Benes15

A selection of paintings by Brooklyn-based artist Kajahl Benes. More images below.

Read More

25.08.16 by Jeff

Pattern — The Simple Drawing App Every Designer Has Been Waiting For

1-pattern-screenshot

Pattern is a fantastic little iPad app (available in the App Store as of today) created by former Facebook product designer Andy Chung, specifically for the purpose of ideation and early stage design. Its simple tools and charming interface feel equal parts whiteboard and grid paper.

I love this app! You can see in the video clip below just how beautifully considered it is. Everything feels natural and intuitive, and it makes creating with the Apple Pencil and gestures fast and fun. A web layout with notes scrawled over it, literally takes seconds.

 

 

Andy has given us 5 promo codes to download Pattern for free! We’ll hook up the first 3 people who leave a comment here telling us what crazy thing you hope it will help you design.

At the end of the day we’ll also pick 2 more people from all the comments to also receive the promo codes (I may pick the funniest two answers, just saying).

Hit the button below and scroll to the bottom of this post to leave a comment! There’s a few more images of the app down there as well.

 

Read More

23.08.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Rune Fisker

runefisker17

A selection of work by Danish illustrator Rune Fisker. More images below.

Read More