July 15, 2023
Yu-Gi-Oh! Game of Shadows
Holography in CGI brings out colors
I've been working on a 1.5-minute video in the Yu-Gi-Oh! universe.
Getting the holo foil texture on the cards right was such a challenge that I decided to make a series of 3 instagram videos that explore the texture on different cards.
I took heavy inspiration from the title cards in Yasujiro Ozu movies.
I replaced the iconic tatami mat background for canvas filling backgrounds representing the three main characters from the show.
Golden hieroglyphs in an Egyptian pyramid for the Pharaoh.
A hieroglyphic stone tablet behind glass in KaibaCorp. for Seto Kaiba.
And finally a brick wall with hieroglyphs painted on them for Joey Wheeler.
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