Tag: trailer

Jan 18

Motion Comic Magic – recent comic trailers

A post on re-purposing comics and illustration into animation A few NEW trailers for publications, with the actual published art brought to life through digital animation. Some are more elaborately done and some are more simple. BONE: Quest for the Spark BOOK 2 Video Mouse Guard: Fall 1152 Movie Intro (fan made) – with art …

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Nov 19

Motion Comic Magic > new european comic trailers ‘Gringos Locos’ ‘Ria’ and ‘Kid Lucky’

For today’s Motion Comic Magic post I just wanted to share a few nice trailers for comic books from France/Belgium and Germany. I am still surprised that theĀ  major US companies don’t create more trailers for their books. The first one is a Franco-Belgian BD comic trailer that features a story of three comic artists …

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Jul 17

Kung Fu, Space, and Books=animated book trailers

Hey all, it’s time for some more trailers for books. Today we get one picture book and two comic books. What do you think, would you read them after seeing these trailers?   I posted a trailer a while back for Lane Smith’s book It’s a Book! which was really well done. Well there is …

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May 06

Comic Book Trailers

Here are some new comic book trailers I have discovered on-line… Mangaman by Barry Lyga with illustrations by Colleen Doran (A Distant Soil). A boy from a Manga (Japaneses Comic) universe somehow gets transported to the ‘real’ world and goes to an American high school. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing http://www.hmhbooks.com/ Just a nice …

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Apr 13

Video Trailers to promote Comics and Books

If you read my blog enough, you will know that I am very in favor of using video/animation to promote and present comics and other publications. When I did the first trailer for ‘Kid Beowulf and the Blood Bound Oath’ it was still not very common, but it’s becoming more and more the norm which …

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May 10

Disney’s Princess and the Frog and Ponyo

I am very much looking forward to this movie… December 2009 in Theaters. and this one too… (note the English trailer is not out yet) August 14th in Theaters.

Dec 10

Animated vs. Live Action

There is going to be a new live action version of the popular manga and anime series Dragon Ball Z. I have never been a big fan of the show, but it seems sad that they can start with intersting source material and make a pertty generic looking movie. What do you guys think? New …

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Jul 22

Blood Bound Oath prologue trailer

This is the trailer I helped create with artist/writer Alexis E. Fajardo for his graphic novel: Kid Beowulf and the Blood Bound Oath. Alexis created the art and I colored the work with Watercolor as well as the motion graphics for the trailer. If you are visiting the Comic-Con, check out Small Press Table P15 …

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