2016-02-16

Morevna release delayed

Dear friends! As you probably remember, we have promised to release new episode of Morevna in the first half of 2016. Unfortunately, due to the major funding problems we are unable to handle all development and production activities in time. In this situation we have to delay the premiere for one month. Please accept our […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Production Report #9: Thumbnail grid

It’s time for a quick update about the progress! But wait, I have a strong suspicion that some of my readers a bit tired from my progress charts… Enough of numbers! Here is a thumbnail grid made from our latest snapshot.

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Production Report #2: Between storyboard and animatic

Hello, everyone! It’s time for the second production report about our progress on the new Morevna episode. Two weeks ago we have made an important step for the project by launching our Patreon page. And here I would like to welcome our first Patrons: Notklaatu, David Revoy, Yalyn Vinkindo, Arne Brix, Nicholas J Reed, Antonio […]

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Taking a look back: Retrospective of the Demo

When preparing my talk for FSCONS, I planned to make it a journey into the project history. Unfortunately, I was unable to keep it within the time limit and that made me felt unsatisfied. This is why I’ve decided to write all my thoughts on that into a separate blog post here. Also it’s a […]

Weekly news

Ok, folks, guess what I have for you? That’s right – the demo snapshot! It’s just few days left before the project will be to be kicked to the new phase, so it’s good time to publish things like that. ^__^ But that’s not all! This week Nikolay finally got his Cintiq tablet arrived and […]