L.A. Noire

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  1. Chanser
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    Chanser :o

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    L.A. Noire
    The Technology Behind Performance Trailer
     
  2. Jax

    Jax Pip Pip Cheerioink!

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    L.A.V.
    This is the best looking game of all time. Period.
     
  3. Fabis94

    Fabis94 Xbawx playa

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    True dat.
     
  4. Snailface

    Snailface My frothing demand for 3ds homebrew is increasing

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    Engine Room with Cyan, watching him learn.
    Rockstar almost nailed face animation with Red Dead Redemption and I thought for sure they would perfect the technology with the next generation of consoles. I was wrong. They got it nailed less than a year later with 5 year old consoles. Amazing. Rockstar is on a hell of a winning streak.

    [​IMG] R* [​IMG]
     
  5. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

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    I had hoped they would pay a psychologist silly money to help perfect facial animations (if Jade Empire can pay someone to make up a language then.....) but this is a good stop gap measure I guess. Not to belittle them in the slightest (this is some awesome tech) but generation is surely a better goal than filming. Maybe they could try something similar to the PS1 era RPGs- voice the main plot but some of the side stories go "text only" but with muscle vectors and the like (I know this leads to a specific form of criticism).
    Also I am sure it will be better for the final game but I hope they have some good clipping prevention- if you are going for immersion as they appear to be having a neck float through a shirt collar is not so nice.

    I will have to put from my mind that poker game from early in the DS lifetime that did a similar thing with facial expressions.......
     
  6. metamaster

    metamaster GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    This is truly amazing.
    All that's left to do is to get good actors.
     
  7. m_babble

    m_babble Elder Phantom

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    Wow!
     
  8. Net_Bastard

    Net_Bastard GBAtemp Regular

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    Holy dicks in a bucket.
     
  9. IBNobody

    IBNobody I try to keep myself amused.

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    Great looking faces stuck on wooden bodies and stuck running at a choppy 30FPS? I don't know...
     
  10. findonovan95

    findonovan95 Member

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    I need my diaper changed. That was awesome. lol [​IMG] R* [​IMG] lol
     
  11. shakirmoledina

    shakirmoledina Legend

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    that is as real as u can get... what more can u use other than humans
    i remember the same thing being used for Hotel Dusk Part 2 and Lord of the rings movie
     
  12. Attila13

    Attila13 Praise the Creep!

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    Nice! [​IMG]
    Can't wait for the release [​IMG]
     
  13. TLOZ

    TLOZ Advanced Member

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    Wow, never seen something like that...
    Awesome.
    In a few years, Rockstar will make games like hollywood movies, they just need the right engine [​IMG]
     
  14. DSman59

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    The facial expression tech is very impressive but the in-game models still look like dolls.
     
  15. Cablephish

    Cablephish Show me...

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    That's on of the guys from the tv show Madmen, Ken Cosgrove. I'm so getting this game.

    That's a really cool technique they're using. Reminds me of when they did that hologram on CNN.
     
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