Saturday, March 10, 2012


Well, I've got the voices recorded, and am pleased as punch with them. Two native Japanese speakers- I couldn't have asked for more. I just wish I'd actually done it months ago. Now it's just a sprint to the finish- as soon as things settle down at work, that is.

Monday, February 20, 2012


Sous Chef

“Welcome to Fukusuke. What can I get you?”

"Hei, irasshai! Nani ni itashimasuka?"

"へい、いらっしゃい! 何にいたしますか?"

Sous Chef

“ Sir He'll have Unagi-Maki and Ika Nigiri”

"Unagi-maki to ika nigiri hairimashita."

"うなぎ巻き いかにぎり はいりました。"

Sous Chef

“Thank you”

"Doo mo."



“Don't do that!” (angry)



Sous Chef

“Please remove your chopsticks from your rice”

"okyaku-san, sumimasen ga, hashi o tatenaide moraemasen ka?"


Sous Chef

“He wants to buy a drink for you”

"sakki no okyaku-san, owabini ippai ogoritaisoodesu yo."



“Welcome to Japan”

"Nihon e yookoso."


Sunday, January 15, 2012

Tweening and Set Render

Here's an updated animatic, with a first pass at tweening everything. I'm planning on making one more detailed pass to clean refine everything, and add facials once I get the final audio. Also a test render of the set.