Is there an English or German dub of Legend of the Galactic Heroes?
Take your question and stick it into Google. It's this magical technology that can answer all your questions.
Unless you think there's some secret hidden dub only we know about?
Well there's the test dub.
The second option.
You can make money of that you know.
>he doesn't know about the secret dub
I wouldn't call German a graceful language but christ the Japanese is really bothering me now.
same as lucas
>same as lucas
There actually is a dub for LoGH, but they didn't get very far. You can only find a few samples of it on youtube if you look very hard.
>Del Toro is the only hope left for actual special effects.
I cannot believe the fucking CGI bullshit. The Hobbit is a goddamn cartoon.
OP's image just makes me depressed.
>not full on CGI
they probably had to build that set because they couldn't get the CG work with water in the foreground
The Avengers had fuller sets than that, and that movie had CGI all over the place.
>Del Toro is the only hope
It's like poetry.
>have orc costumes and makeup
>decide one of them looks retarded
>impose CGI Shrek monsters over them
anime central, or look for the hidden dubs at youtube
Do you think CG will finally cross the uncanny valley one day?
Considering how ugly the Hobbit ( which is supposed to be state of the art on that matter ) looks it makes me think we're really far from it yet
>The molten gold
Azog looks fine.
man that completely saddens me
He looks like a shaved bear on a PS3 game.
the hobbit film bilbo > the hobbit book Bilbo > LOTR Bilbo
But movie industry still didn't even step into uncanny valley.
It will still take years to get to the point where CGI looks so real that it will actually make us feel uneasy. Right now CG is just plain shit.
Anyway, since this thread was supposed to be about LOGH, i might as well ask about that infographic with the information where to start. It seems like i've lost it.
Could some kind anon post it?
That reminds me of how I used to be scared of ET and other clay-looking things because they actually looked real as opposed to the monsters created by CGI.
>tfw the trilogy of Starship trooper, Totall recall and Robocop all got ruined by shekkelwood
God CG is cancer. Remember when we had actual effort put into special effects?
How about the fucking alien from The Thing, and the transformation scene in an American Werewolf in London.
Those were some grade A special effects.
I cri evry tim
>The world is now filled with shitty CGI instead of awesome fucking puppets
Awful, just awful.
Stop it. It hurts.
Carpenter's The Thing is my favorite movie
>getting my hopes up when I hear about the prequel having practical effects
>tfw first reading about how focus groups fucked it up
You know who looked fine? Lurtz. Because he wasn't a cartoon speaking gibberish, but a big scary black man dressed up as a big scary orc.
Every fucking orc in the LotR,, even the guy complaining about MAGGO'E BRED, is a more memorable and intimidating villain than Onionshavelayers Forkhand.
CGI is the cancer killing everything.
>all that work dashed in a week because some corporate fuckwits panicked at the last second
Just watch old movies guys.
Yeah i'd like an infographic
Thinly veiled /tv/ thread.
Reminder that CGI is killing anime too
I get that CGI is cheaper/easier, but costumes look 200000x better
Anime is killing Japan.
Don't remind me
He and his other albino accomplice look crap compared to the costumed orcs, who all look amazing
Its good CGI, but it doesn't compare to costumes and looks worse when put side by side
Japan is killing anime
cut those guys a break, tron was fine.
America invented anime.
>Bolg had a lovingly crafted costume
>looked like a mean motherfucker played by a squatting and oating bull of a man
>replaced by CGI
Why didn't the eagles just fight Smaug?
Japan is killing themselves
Even worse is that the guy quit working on Game of Thrones because he was promised a big role in The Hobbit and they cut him out and replaced him with CGI
Why didn't Bilbo just romance Smaug like what Donkey did in Shrek?
Friendly reminder that amazing puppets and puppeteering was killed by CGI.
This is all well and good, but :
If Thorin was so great why didn't he stab the dragon in his weak spot?
/a/ - Orcs and Prosthetics
I don't see anyone talking about wanting to fuck child actors in this thread.
Only because they're not 2D.
If Gandalf is such a great wizard, why didn't he destroy Saroun's army?
With the auto-urethra-inserting suit catheters be CGI too?
Is nothing safe from the menace known as CGI?
the only thing he can do is levitate OTHER things, make pretty lights, and move shit
cgi is easy to control. everyone's gonna use it
>seeing all the practical set design
>green screening shortcuts
That is depressing...
If the dwarf were so good how come Bilbo always has to save them?
>Animation will never go back to to the glorious hand drawn cels of the 90s
It's even worse. Just look at them in the top, they are having a good time making the movie. And then on the bottom they know it is soulless bullshit.
Why didn't they just ride the barrels to the mountain?
Is GoT practical?
Its still handdrawn. They just compile it in a computer to make it easier to put on a BD.
That is defiantly the case. The book does not deserve a three part sequel. They could have done it all in one movie.
bashki did it in one movie.
that lower set looks like the one used in the final fight on the cliff in the unexpected journey.
that being said, the cg background can be excused, it being a cliff and all, the cg orcs cannot.
What were they thinking, trying to freeze the dragon in melted softest metal
I just rewatched the Fellowship of the Ring.
What went wrong? Other than CGI out the fucking ass.
It's heavy and sorta hot.
And dwarves. Do you play dwarf fortress?
Well, they can't exactly encase a dragon in wootz steel on the fly.
Oh god that cockpit looks fucking amazing. It would be so awesome of they made an arcade machine similar to that to control a mech. Would probably cost like 5bucks a pop to play, but it would be worth it.
Whoops, I accidentally mixed up the book and film order, my bad.
They are headed in the right direction.
You left out the Rankin Bass' Bilbo Baggins nigga.
>wow he killed that fuckhuge demon
>can't expect to see him casting some meteors and shit
>he goes to the war with a sword and horse
>and calls himself white because now he wear a nice clean dress
>not even a fireball is cast
i-i guess it's alright, we have sauron who caused all that huckus
>little bitch kill him like nothing
W-w-well, at leat everything else was kind of cool o guess
Rankin Bass Bilbo>everyone else>fetid, moldy Jenkem>Rankin Bass Smaug
Fucking furry dragon...
Why do you nerds care if they use green screen? You get the exact same final product, only faster. Stop living in the past gramps.
Don't even joke like that anon.
You're right, plus it's cheaper faster and looks better - meaning more money goes to the hard working studio heads so more money can be invested in future productions!
Dude, shut the fuck up. Microbrews take longer and can't compete with domestic beer in terms of quantity produced, but they sure as fuck taste better than that mass produced swill.
Sometimes the old ways are the best ways.
>not ending it with .zip.zop.zoobity.bop
I wish it was more cost effective to use costumes and such than it was to use greenscreen.
The new Hobbit movie are shit. A total joke of a Tolkein adaptation. It's like the Star Wars prequels. Politcally correct modifications, corny comedy releif characters, one-liners and potty humor and a ton of boring CGI wank action that was never the spirit of the Hobbit.
Fuck all the tumblrtards that worship it.
Really? Oh wow... haha, that's just sad.
Jesus Christ how horrible.
Acting today must be tough. I don't think I could be serious in a big green room acting like I'm talking to other people that aren't there.
Do people actually really like it? Most of the time I hear people saying that it was just "ok," even from my normalfag friends.
>I'm so ronery
>tumblrtards that worship it.
Christ, why are tumblrshits so wrong and awful in every imaginable way?
I know, it totally surprised me. I came out disappointed. Watched it with my whoel family and they all found it mediocre. I got home and realized that there was a rabid tumblr fandom worshipping it and spam voting it to the top on IMDB.
This makes me sad.
This is incorrect. Lord of the Rings covered the fellowship and ended at Helm's Deep. Also the orcs were replaced with monkey/beastmen for some reason.
I wish I could join in on this conversation.
I'm much too self-conscious to go into a cinema alone.
Sage for blogging.
>implying you shouldn't all be sageing in this grotesquely off-topic thread.
>even the cups are cg
If most of what you see now is computer generated rather than live action, would that make these closer to cartoons than live action films?
How do you know this exists?
>W-well my sister-
Just take your daki and pretend it's a person.
I would probably suffer a stroke if I took my one of my many daki outside.
>You will never have your very own dwarven gang tulpa
Man, this >>100249086 looks so shit compared to >>100250324.
Why must they do this?
Smaug, and Gollum's parts were worth my 10bucks in each viewing. I hope the 5 armies segment will be entertaining.
Who needs an excuse? Because I saw people posting dirty confessions for people to cinge over, and I decided to google it for various fandoms so that I could laugh at them
Because muh shekels.
Everything hollywood will be 3DCG cartoons soon. No need for actors.
Fine, I guess. I don't know where you'd see people posting these 'dirty confessions' though.
I don't really want to know either. Just forget about it.
For fucking god's sake, what reason could they possibly have fucking had for replacing two actors with pictures on fucking sticks? Jesus Christ.
That Bilbo face is one of the most tragic things I've ever seen.
This is injustice
It's really quite sad.
>they don't have to speak in this scene/shot, let's not bother getting them in here and doing makeup and shit
ITT: the anime board complains about the lack of real 3d objects in Hollywood films
>You have to be an expert who has created material for a subject in order to criticize something
I think the joke flew over your head
That wasn't his point at all, you ignoramus.
I feel so fucking bad for him.
You know what? you're right. I don't hate it based on results.
I hate it on basis of my morals. They made Ian cry, they don't get my goodwill.
I'm sure when he checks his bank account he'll feel better.
I think you missed the point.
Was this the moment he said "This is not why i became an actor?"
>Why do you nerds care if they use green screen? You get the exact same final product, only faster. Stop living in the past gramps.
The way they show that, for the 3D, couldn't be done with forced perspective like they did in LOTR. So they set up two cameras, one on the dwarf actors and Bilbo on a real set with all the props, then another timed to move exactly as the first filming Ian McKellan on the green set, alone and acting to cues he gets in an earpiece(that didn't work very well) using the lights to match the positions of the dwarf heads so he knows where to look when they're talking. And he knows they're talking because that particular dwarf's head lights up.
It was very frustrating for Ian and the image in >>100253952 shows him breaking down because it just wasn't what he's ever been trained to deal with.
I feel really bad for him because he's such a great actor and a great guy and Jackson's decisions to do it all in 3D and all in CGI are really abysmal and detrimental to the overall film and the actors working on it.
Here's the trick:
>Step Uno: Bring up movies in conversation (Ex.: Aah, that reminds of that one scene in that movie)
Inevitably, one of you will mention other movies and such, so you'll be talking about movies in general
>Step 2: say something along the lines of: "So, speaking about movies, have you seen [movie you want to see]?"
If the answer is yes, no dice. If no:
>Step 3: "Well, I haven't either! Wanna go see it together this weekend or something?"
Try to get an actual confirmed date and time, because things like "Yeah, we should some time" are easily forgotten.
Also, since this is /a/ and everyone has asperger's I feel the need to add this: if they politely decline, just shut fuck up and talk about something else.
One thing most people will agree on is Practical > CG. Always have, and always will. The only people that will argue the fact are those who work in 3D, and have scholarships that allow them to continue making movie cancer.
Sorry guys, if this is your work you really are cancer.
>“I was acting on my own and the dwarfs were represented around my little set by faces on top of photographs on top of stands which lit up according to whoever was speaking,” McKellen continued. “It wasn’t the pictures of the dwarfs, it was pictures of the actors playing the dwarfs, and I couldn’t always relate them to the people I’d just been rehearsing with. At the end of the day, I got a bit tearful and said to myself, ‘Oh dear, this isn’t why I became an actor,’ then realized that I was speaking into my microphone that was turned on and the whole studio heard me.”
Shit, this was meant for >>100254197
Because most things don't have green on them to fuck with the chroma keying, as well as green being a bright color with sharp contrast against most things.
You'll also find blue at times
Why the fuck does Hollywood have to ruin everything
I don't have anyone to converse with though.
>implying I can act well enough to hold a conversation