What’s more ridiculous than getting a professional visit card on which is written
« Kratos »?
Probably not much, though I’m sure this article about Eric Jacobus, the stuntman behind Kratos from God of War, will give you a good idea of what it takes to jump into a mocap suit and work in collaboration with directors to create the best moves possible for an action game.
Eric Jacobus explains how his tech background helped him better understand the process of animating a game character, and how he used this knowledge to adapt his performance to better fit the animators’ needs.
Read the full article here.