Thursday, March 31, 2016

What Serpent! What Gem!

test render

composite update progress


Gerhard at the 75 Years of Canadian Comics Panel

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

What Clouds! What Serpent! What Necross!

"CGI clouds" creation progress by Rob Ellis

test render

"partial Necross sequence" rough puttogether - scenes may be changed, added, taken out or redone


The online page for THE CEREBUS OVERSIZE PROJECT takes a while to load, but this imgur gallery has links to individual preview pages

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

What's Drastic!

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Cerebus propaganda poster by amazing comic artist James Kenneth Woodward

Monday, March 28, 2016

What Cerebus Climbing! What Necross!

test render update

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Comic book store Another Dimension in Calgary, Alberta calls Dave Sim Cerebus signing most memorable moment in store
From the article: "We had a lineup for hours, and Dave worked the crowd like a pro, making sure everyone got at least a head sketch."

Cerebus' death called best death scene in comics

The great JW Woodward Cerebus drawing in progress

Cerebus at upcoming Kitchener Comic Con


Friday, March 25, 2016

What Lord Julius Puttogether!

Lord Julius sequence rough puttogether - scenes may be changed, added, taken out or redone


Dave Sim Weekly Update: The Cerebus Oversized Project Launches Tomorrow!

Thursday, March 24, 2016

What Mouth!!

test render update
(thought I had fixed the mouth but still not moving in the render)


The Cerebus Oversize Project now launches SATURDAY, March 26, at 7PM

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

What POIT!

composite progress update
(music not added yet with temporary foley sound effects)

Sunday, March 20, 2016

What Clarification!

test render update

Saturday, March 19, 2016

What Death Grips Music! What Quasimoto Hip Hop Producer!

test render (not actual music...or is it?:))
music by experimental hip hop group "Death Grips"
here's the full song


Ed Piskor's back cover for the "Hip Hop Family Tree" issue 10

Above a picture of Cerebus as similar looking Quasimoto (also known as Lord Quas or Quas) who is the animated alter ego of hip hop producer Madlib

Friday, March 18, 2016

What Gem Value!

test render update


Dave Sim Weekly Update: The Cerebus Oversize Project

Thursday, March 17, 2016

What Hrmpf! What Clouds!

test render

created and rendered by Rob Ellis


Cerebus on list of "Comics that should be on the big screen"
From the article: "I will defend up and down the quality of his epic 300-issue series, Cerebus. I'd hate to be the person that had to decide how to adapt it, as it is so uniquely a comic book story, but I'd gladly cross my fingers and hope for the best when it hit the theaters."

More on Gerhard's PlanetSlade project

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

What Knock Out!

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latest progress from Gerhard on his PlanetSlade work

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

What Quest!

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latest progress from Gerhard on the planetslade project

Monday, March 14, 2016

What Names!

test render

Sunday, March 13, 2016

What Bafflement!

test render progress
(testing change of iris on model - the transparent film that used to be only in the center of the eye now covers the whole eyeball. Think this is how it's actually supposed to be - not sure if it was like this at first and accidentally got changed or not.)


John Linton Roberson redraws a Cerebus page

Saturday, March 12, 2016

What Lord Julius Firing! What CGI BG Clouds!

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created and rendered by Rob Ellis

Friday, March 11, 2016

What Cerebus Served!

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Dave Sim Weekly Update: The Scanning Pile

"Kray Z Comics And Stories" podcast discuss what Cerebus background artist Gerhard has been up to lately (haven't listened to yet)

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

What Service!

"Tavern Service" test render.
(another fairly long render underway - also "Tavern scenes" seem to generally take longer)


Gerhard's latest project

"Silence!" podcast: Cerebus (and glamourpuss) review
starts at 50:40

Fan-Dumb Season 3 Ep. 5 - spotlights "Cerebus Vol. 3: Church & State Part 1"

Cory Foster's Cerebus reread: "Flight"

Monday, March 7, 2016

What Balcony Clouds!

created and rendered by Rob Ellis
Rob roughly matches up scenes with clouds he's done below


Sandman compared to Cerebus in article about the departure of Producer/Director/Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who was the driving force for the last couple of years of the Sandman movie.
From the article:
"Watchmen and Sandman. These are the two books you give someone who shows an interest in getting comic books. Sure, you could include The Dark Knight Returns, Cerebus, and, in recent years at least, Saga..."

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Thursday, March 3, 2016

What brothers-in-crime!

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Review of new sequel to Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (and Cerebus) story

Interview with Cartoonist Ralph Kidson highlights knowing his "brush-with-greatness-legend-Dave Sim"