Horrible Pain is the online home of Ryan Hill. He lives in Winnipeg, Manitoba, where he creates goofy video games and other stuff he finds interesting.
He's starting to use Twitter a little bit even though he doesn't have a cell phone.
Tag Archives: animation
Apparently it’s been a long time since I did an I Made This post, so a couple things to catch up on. I made a game called Party Business in Unity as part of a Party-themed contest. I updated Slimy … Continue reading
I’ve put together an animation demo reel:
So I made this video for the Video Jukebox here in Winnipeg. You picked a song out of a hat and had 48 hours to make a video to go with it: Can I kick it? from R Hill on … Continue reading
So I have a new movie up, called Tired of All These Star Wars:
I’ll need to put up another movie soon, so I can bring down the percentage of my videos that have Star Wars references down to 0.5 again. Continue reading
Here’s a video trying to pitch the concept of “Animascope.”
This is a pretty sweet behind-the-scenes for a stop-motion sequence. I like the use of different measuring devices, like the wooden dowels and the tape on the carpet. Continue reading
I’m fascinated by the liquidy squeeze cheese. It moves in such a liquidy fashion and I have no idea how to pull that off, it’s remarkable. I must discern its secrets. Continue reading
I made an animated short called Sticks to the Wall. It played at the 90 second quickies:
This is pretty sweet. It’s behind the scenes when making The Mighty Atom (AKA Astro Boy)
It is pretty good about showing the entire process from start to finish. Plus a huge retro element, since it’s all painted cells, plus the smoking animators and the clear division between the men’s jobs and the women’s jobs. But it’s a testament to how factory-like their process is that the narrator says, “it usually takes days for them to produce an episode.”
Also, this is the best picture ever: