Sunday, April 28, 2013

How to Make a Monster Look Younger

Jim Hill Media recently had the chance to sit down with Pixar artists Ricky Nierva and Jason Deamer and chat with them about the upcoming Monsters University. The two Pixarians talked about what it took to make Mike and Sulley look 18 years old, while still maintaining all their iconic features.

The filmmakers studied the many changes people go through during the gap between their college years and adulthood and applied these to our favorite monsters, and then additionally assumed that in the monster world, one's horns also grow and sharpen with age. The result: a much more youthful Mike and Sulley.

Be sure to read the full article here, and don't miss Monsters University on June 21 (that's in just 54 days!).

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