Production Report #16

If you follow our feeds on social networks, then you probably already aware about some bits of our progress on next episode of Morevna. But I guess many of you waiting for something with words “production” and “report”. I miss them too. So, my reports are back! I do not promise them to be weekly, […]

Pepper & Carrot: Polishing English dialogues

We have launched a process of polishing English dialogues for upcoming Pepper & Carrot animated short! Wait, what do I mean by “polishing”? Isn’t Pepper & Carrot already translated to 30+ languages? Why should be English translation polished? Let me explain. When our team started to work on animated version of Pepper & Carrot, our […]

Production Report #15

For the past few months there are lot of awesome news were posted on our blog. But there is one thing that left out uncovered – the production of Morevna Series! All that time, while I was busy with wrapping up release routines of Morevna Episode 3, our lead artist Anastasia Majzhegisheva was working hard […]

Pepper & Carrot: Production Report #1

Hello, everyone! My name is Nikolai Mamashev and here goes an update about my work on animated version of¬† “Pepper & Carrot” web-comic by David Revoy. As the production started, my first and primary task was creation of animatic. Animatic is a basic draft of the final work. Usually it is composed from draft drawings […]

Two instead of one

Dear friends! It’s time for some terrific announcement. We have two episodes in production instead of one. How come? Here’s the full story.

Production Report #14: Thumbnail grid

So much things happening in the project, so many to write about, but the deadlines are approaching and my time is so limited those days. So, just to let you know how the project is going I am posting a thumbnail grid of the latest production snapshot. And of course, our Premium Patrons can check […]

Production Report #13

Our project hit an important milestone: we have completely migrated to Cobra – the new optimized rendering engine of Synfig. During last weeks we have used it to do all our work on animation, without switching to Legacy rendering engine at all. Cobra performs much faster and this greatly improves our productivity. Of course, from […]

Production Report #12

Here goes another quick update about production of new episode of Morevna. Things moving fast! In the previous report I have mentioned 50+ new shots added to the scene of Koschei’s resurrection. Good news here – they are almost all painted now! Our lead artist Anastasia did a great work. Though, there are still a […]

Production Report #11

A quick update about the upcoming Morevna episode. Here is a production chart, illustrating our progress. If you compare this chart with the last one, you might notice that the value for “Artwork” is decreased. That’s because of changes, we made to the scene of Koschei’s resurrection (see my previous report) – by this moment […]

Production Report #10

Hey, it’s been a while since the last production report. Lot of things happened! Let’s summarize the last three months. As it was announced earlier, we have made an agreement with recording studio of Reanimedia Ltd. to produce Russian voicing for upcoming episode. In the middle of December I had flight to Voronezh¬† (the city […]