The modern-day argument against going to college for an animation graduate degree goes like this: If you have two or three years to devote to your craft, and the discipline to get through grad school, why not just save yourself some money and use inexpensive online resources? There’s some merit to that argument, sure. But […]
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Wait, if this is a website about video game design, why do you have animation articles on here as well?
It's simple, we love animation. Game design, development, art, and animation are all under the same umbrella we call digital design. These industries overlap so much that it would be silly for us to ignore animation when it plays such an important part of all digital design. Plus, we think animation is pretty cool. These are our favorite animated movies.
Included in our animation archives, you'll find articles about the different styles of animation, the difference between 2D and 3D animation, the current animation job market, the most respected animation studios in the world, and a handy list of the highest rated animation schools.
Although we write far more articles on gaming, we'll keep producing new and helpful animation guides, so check back for more.
With tuition costs for colleges with animation programs only going up, the decision to go to college isn’t so “common sense” anymore. The internet has made it easier to learn the most current techniques and best practices, and to stay up-to-date on the most current information. You also have access to a la carte learning […]
When it comes to an animation education, getting your degree is a worthwhile endeavor. A post-secondary education is becoming commonplace in game design career aspirants. For aspiring animators, it’s already a well-established practice. It’s true that you could find all the resources you need to learn animation online for less than what it would cost […]