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Animation Bootcamp: Animation Microtalks

Lana Bachynski  (Senior Animator, Blizzard Entertainment)

John Paul Rhinemiller  (Animation Specialist, Vicarious Visions)

Gwen Frey  (President, Chump Squad)

Kristin Palach  (Animator and Artist, Harmonix Music Systems)

Yussef Cole  (Head of Animation, Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj)

Heather Alexandra MacIntyre  (Staff Writer, Kotaku)

Nikita Taranduke  (Animator, NexonOC)

Mike Jungbluth  (Senior Animator, BioWare)

Brandon Nason  (Senior Animator 1, Blizzard Entertainment)

Ryan Duffin  (Animation Director, BioWare)

Nikki Roth  (Animation Technical Director, Google Daydream)

Location: Room 2010, West Hall

Date: Monday, March 18

Time: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Pass Type: All Access, GDC Conference + Summits, GDC Summits - Get your pass now!

Topic: Visual Arts

Format: Tutorial

Tutorials: Animation Bootcamp

Vault Recording: Video

Finish off the day with these fast-paced, high-energy talks. 1 hour, 10 professionals, all dedicated to educate, entertain and inspire with rants, raves, observations and wild musings on animation and the industry as a whole.


Attendees will leave the microtalks with a greater understanding of - not just the "work" of animating - but of the culture and the community that surrounds it.

Intended Audience

Animators and other disciplines specifically interested in what animation has to offer in regards to character performance, cross-discipline interaction, animation culture, and the game development community at large.