Game Design – Characters

concepts

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Film – Movie Trailers

Movie; avengers – infinity war 

Genre; superhero, fantasy, sci fi

Main Character; there are multiple, since the films sole base is to follow a team of superheros

Learn about Mis-en-scene; darker tones and lighting, alien like weaponry and technology, 

Character representation; various. superhuman species of all genders and varying powers with vastly different body types

Classification;

What is it about; alien master race threatens to take over the earth and use the most powerful sources in the galaxy to do so, the protagonists aim is to stop this 


Movie;  Murder on the orient express

Genre; murder mystery / crime

Main Character; we don’t learn of his name in the trailer but the one portrayed as ‘the gangster’ seems to be the one we follow

Learn about Mis-en-scene; dimly lit with a lot of darker/warmer oranges and reds, the inner train carriages carry rounder tables with white cloth and a lot of fancy dinner ware. 

Character representation; older/mid-life ages adults, a few elderly people are also seen in this trailer on the train itself and listed in the main focus’

Classification;

What is it about; a murder is committed on the express and no one knows who the culprit is, the aim is to find the culprit 


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Main Character; Learn about Mis-en-scene; 

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Classification;

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Game; Five nights as freddys 2

Genre; horror

Main Character; the night guard 

Learn about Mis-en-scene;  dimly, barely lit scenes with very dark, broken/damages scene props and designs

Character representation; none, there is only representation for the ‘enemy’ bots

Classification;

What is it about; you work as a nightguard in a pizzaria full of animatronics, your only goal? survive the shift.


Game; the last guardian 

Genre; adventure / fantasy 

Main Character; the boy [unnamed]

Learn about Mis-en-scene;  bright colours, sunshine, old ruins, shiny and bright lighting

Character representation; short, small child with multiple markings

Classification;

What is it about; you are a boy that is finding a way out of the ruins with Trico as your companion 


Game; Undertale

Genre; indie / rpg adventure

Main Character; Nicknamed child character

Learn about Mis-en-scene;  flat colours, 

Character representation; small child of chosen/unknown gender 

Classification;

What is it about; getting through the world of monsters, surviving, exploring 

Website Interactivity

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this is a test of web interactivity.

we opened up Muse and created different pages, creating a background, a button and page title/number. once we did this we used the hyperlink option to create a link between all the pages, so if you click on the button it takes you to the next page until you get to the last page which takes you back to the home page.

Character Modelling

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In class, we used Adobe Fuse to model and create a character based on ourselves and dress them to suit a video game of our own choice. The character mostly had to have close to our facial features, to really practice the modelling aspect.

Once the modelling aspect of all the body parts and proportions was done we added clothing and edited colours, accessories and makeup. Once we finished the model and saved it, we downloaded it with textures and all and went over to a site called mixamo where we uploaded said model and rigged it so we could see how it looked and worked doing actual movements.