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‘What the hell is this thing?’: Designers on the new ‘Pokémon’ movie detail the bizarre process of translating cartoons into reality

A new, live-action Pokémon movie starring Pikachu arrives on Friday, named “Pokémon Detective Pikachu.” The movie transforms cartoon Pokémon into “real” creatures through the magic of visual effects. In an interview with Wired, the VFX production team related the hilarious challenges they faced in converting Pokémon from cartoons to reality […]
‘What the hell is this thing?’: Designers on the new ‘Pokémon’ movie detail the bizarre process of translating cartoons into reality
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The next ‘Mortal Kombat’ game could be the bloodiest yet — take a look at every gruesome ‘fatality’ before the game drops on Tuesday

“Mortal Kombat 11” launches on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC on April 23, 2019. The latest entry in the violent fighting-game franchise will feature new and returning characters for an all-new story, alongside the series’ signature “fatalities” – the ultra-violent finishing moves that made the original game […]
The next ‘Mortal Kombat’ game could be the bloodiest yet — take a look at every gruesome ‘fatality’ before the game drops on Tuesday
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18 movies you’ll be surprised Disney didn’t make

Some animated and live-action films have somehow become synonymous with Disney, even though they were made by competing production companies. A few live-action movies that could confuse viewers include “Mowgli” and “Mirror Mirror,” which are based on classic stories that Disney has also made film versions of. “Anastasia” and “FernGully: […]
18 movies you’ll be surprised Disney didn’t make