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What Traditional Sports Can Learn From Esports

What Traditional Sports Can Learn From Esports

Esports arenas are visually stunning and make you feel like you are right there inside the action. With attendance at traditional sports arenas continuing to dwindle, perhaps traditional sports could take a page from the esports play book.

 
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How to Create Attention Grabbing Video Content

How to Create Attention Grabbing Video Content

With video consumption on the rise and attention spans getting shorter, engaging, snackable video content is more popular than ever. Here are five things to remember if you’d like to create memorable video content with a distinct visual style:

 
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Why We Chose Unity and Its Impact on 3D Today

Why We Chose Unity and Its Impact on 3D Today

An opportunity arose to test porting between a Maya scene with an animated character to Unity for an AR application. This provided a great starting point for getting to know the Unity software. 

 
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Blending 2D & 3D Animation Can Make Imagination Feel Believable

Blending 2D & 3D Animation Can Make Imagination Feel Believable

To make imaginary friends feel believable, our team took a unique approach to blending 2D & 3D animation.

 
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How To Go From Good to Great With The MAGIC 5%

How To Go From Good to Great With The MAGIC 5%

It’s the MAGIC 5% that ultimately creates an extraordinary experience and captivates your audience (and exceeds everyone’s expectations). And who doesn’t want that outcome for every project!

 
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Animation In Advertising

Animation In Advertising

Animation was often deemed inaccessible for many advertising projects due to production costs and schedules. However, in this multi-faceted landscape of digital marketing and advertising, animation could be the right choice for your campaign.

 
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Do Real People in Advertising Equate To A Real Connection With Consumers?

Do Real People in Advertising Equate To A Real Connection With Consumers?

Good advertising will create a connection between a brand and its audience, and there are many affective and creative ways to do this. One current popular method is the use of real people in advertising–but does this method work?

 
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Why Advertisers Should Be Paying Attention to Augmented Reality

Why Advertisers Should Be Paying Attention to Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality has shown it can catapult a brand into international stardom. For brands looking to capture attention, AR is something they should definitely be looking at.

 
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Is Virtual Reality Just Frothy Topping In Advertising?

Is Virtual Reality Just Frothy Topping In Advertising?

VR is all the rage in tech sectors and elsewhere, but
does it actually live up to the hype? We think not.

 
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Every Picture Tells a Story

Every Picture Tells a Story

How brands can tap into consumer emotions to tell a story worth telling using a decades-old technology.

 
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Projection Mapping, More Than Just A Technique

Projection Mapping, More Than Just A Technique

How brands can tap into consumer emotions to tell a story worth telling using a decades-old technology.



 
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A Ride Down Memory Lane

A Ride Down Memory Lane

How StarBeast helped Honda use experiential marketing and traditional filmmaking to forget an emotional connection with its customers.



 
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💥Big Announcement Coming Oct 24th! 💥

💥Big Announcement Coming Oct 24th! 💥

We’re pressing start on something BIG this week! So excited to share the details with you on October 24th!!

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StarBeast's Nick Losq a Featured Speaker at XLIVE in Las Vegas

StarBeast's Nick Losq a Featured Speaker at XLIVE in Las Vegas

XLIVE unveils its latest round of programming for their December 9-12, 2018 annual conference. Nick Losq will be one of the featured speakers for the Esports Lab at XLIVE.

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Opening Film for Overwatch League Grand Finals 2018 | Barclays Center

Opening Film for Overwatch League Grand Finals 2018 | Barclays Center

Working with Stoke Foundry, StarBeast produced the opening film for the 2018 Overwatch League Grand Finals.

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StarBeast Partners With ESP Gaming For Amazon’s Mobile Masters

Working closely with the team at ESP, StarBeast designed and animated the broadcast package for the event.

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Imaginary Friend Society Wins Cannes Gold Lion Awards

StarBeast had the honor of participating in the Imaginary Friend Society project to develop the animated short film, "Chemotherapy".

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StarBeast’s Imaginary Friend Society Character ‘UNI’ Spotted In AdWeek

 StarBeast’s Imaginary Friend Society Character ‘UNI’ Spotted In AdWeek

StarBeast had the honor of participating in the Imaginary Friend Society project to develop the animated short film, "Chemotherapy".

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We're Looking For A Rock Star Sales Rep!

Seeking a motivated and driven individual to lead new sales efforts for our Creative Content Studio team!

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StarBeast Wraps Experiential Project with Must Films and Porsche

StarBeast partners with Chapin Melcher at Must Films to create stylized visuals for massive screens at Porsche's 2019 Cayenne experiential reveal event in Chengdu, China.

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StarBeast Takes Part In The Inaugural Season of Esports!

StarBeast partners with Blizzard and Stoke Foundry to design graphics for Overwatch League’s inaugural season of esports!

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‘Making Of’ For The Award Winning Short Film: Imaginary Friend Society, “Chemotherapy”.

‘Making Of’ For The Award Winning Short Film: Imaginary Friend Society, “Chemotherapy”.

Here’s a special inside glimpse into what it took to create the award winning short film: Imaginary Friend Society, “Chemotherapy”.

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StarBeast receives a Platinum Pixie Award in Animation

We are so excited to announce StarBeast receives a Platinum Pixie Award in Animation for Imaginary Friends Society, “Chemotherapy”.

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Starbeast’s Provides VFX Graphic Animation For Overwatch League

Overwatch League is currently in preseason and we couldn’t be more excited to be apart of the esports kickoff.

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