Art

Creating Val's Power Animation

By Lynden on May 16, 2018

In System Siege, each commander has a unique power that provides a strategic advantage. Valerie’s commander power, ‘Tactical Transversal,’ provides a speed boost for all units for the duration of the turn. This post will look at the creation of the short animation that accompanies the activation of Val’s power.

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Creating Tony's Power Animation

By Lynden on May 4, 2018

In System Siege, each commander has a unique power that provides a strategic advantage. Activating Tony’s commander power, ‘Wrecking Crew,’ provides a hefty attack boost for all his units for the remainder of the turn.

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Creating the LTV’s Attack Animation

By Lynden on Apr 27, 2018

The LTV (Laser Target Vehicle) is a powerful unit in System Siege capable of attacking from long distances. This post will look at creating an attack effect to compliment the LTV’s unique capabilities through the layering of three simple animations.

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Creating a Looping Parallax

By Lynden on Apr 13, 2018

Parallax scrolling is a technique used to create the illusion of depth and immersion by moving background images more slowly than images in the foreground.

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Improving an Explosion

By Lynden on Apr 6, 2018

Explosions are a big part of System Siege. Making the effects as interesting and as satisfying as possible are important as players may see these animations multiple times.

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