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Dr Salt by MightyOtaking Dr Salt :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 59 4 Water Park Reward by MightyOtaking Water Park Reward :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 354 15 M.Bison shading process by MightyOtaking M.Bison shading process :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 48 7 Grand English breakfast by MightyOtaking Grand English breakfast :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 542 42 Unlikely crossover. by MightyOtaking Unlikely crossover. :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 151 17 Bison plane animation by MightyOtaking Bison plane animation :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 142 16 Bison walk animation (coloured) by MightyOtaking Bison walk animation (coloured) :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 45 7 Cammy: combo animation by MightyOtaking Cammy: combo animation :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 100 10 Guile: Sonic Cross animation by MightyOtaking Guile: Sonic Cross animation :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 105 8 Street Fighter fan film project by MightyOtaking Street Fighter fan film project :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 31 5 Zone-tan by MightyOtaking Zone-tan :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 352 28 What's going on here? by MightyOtaking What's going on here? :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 201 39 Process by MightyOtaking Process :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 148 18 TIE Fighter poster by MightyOtaking TIE Fighter poster :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 1,976 287 House of Cards by MightyOtaking House of Cards :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 285 30 The best cockpit design ever. by MightyOtaking
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The best cockpit design ever. :iconmightyotaking:MightyOtaking 103 33

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Legend of Galactic Heroes - Hyperion by Hideyoshi Legend of Galactic Heroes - Hyperion :iconhideyoshi:Hideyoshi 571 29 YUMEKORON by yocco YUMEKORON :iconyocco:yocco 207 22 F U G I T I V E S by MarcBrunet F U G I T I V E S :iconmarcbrunet:MarcBrunet 7,794 220 Golgotha by RadoJavor Golgotha :iconradojavor:RadoJavor 1,340 119 Game Critique - BROMANCER by Maki-Ubermach Game Critique - BROMANCER :iconmaki-ubermach:Maki-Ubermach 3 3 PREDAKING!!!!!!! by hinomars19 PREDAKING!!!!!!! :iconhinomars19:hinomars19 231 75 MY LIFE by Maki-Ubermach MY LIFE :iconmaki-ubermach:Maki-Ubermach 52 17 ily2 by Maki-Ubermach ily2 :iconmaki-ubermach:Maki-Ubermach 43 13 Birthday Attack by Maki-Ubermach Birthday Attack :iconmaki-ubermach:Maki-Ubermach 51 11 Blood Deal by elsevilla Blood Deal :iconelsevilla:elsevilla 3,412 129 Unknown by Maki-Ubermach Unknown :iconmaki-ubermach:Maki-Ubermach 107 21 MAKIMONO by Maki-Ubermach MAKIMONO :iconmaki-ubermach:Maki-Ubermach 108 34 Mind of Evil by Harnois75 Mind of Evil :iconharnois75:Harnois75 629 76 Eight reasons to not die by elsevilla Eight reasons to not die :iconelsevilla:elsevilla 5,790 339 Entity by Maki-Ubermach Entity :iconmaki-ubermach:Maki-Ubermach 54 10 Kiriban for Sho-kun - Steps by algenpfleger Kiriban for Sho-kun - Steps :iconalgenpfleger:algenpfleger 1,033 86

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Dr Salt
Greetings! Otaking is currently swamped with animation, so I, Maki-Ubermach, am helping manage media. He'll be checking the comments and answering himself when he's free.

A related tutorial is in the works, and will be available at www.youtube.com/Otaking77077 soon.
Or subscribe for the cozy late night animation livestreams, typically Fridays at 8pmEST.

See you there!
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Water Park Reward
Greetings! Otaking is currently swamped with animation, so I, Maki-Ubermach, am helping manage media. He'll be checking the comments and answering himself when he's free.

-TRANSMISSION-
Esteemed ladies and gentlemen!

Thanks to your generous support, we just passed the "Minimum Wage" tier goal! The hype is real. This is a properly paid, full-time job now that I can devote all day, every day, to (I've been doing that anyway, but now I can do it without any worry..!).

And here's a time-lapse video, since some of you were asking to see how I actually paint backgrounds -
www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZAybaS…

Timestamp shortcuts are in the comments section under the video if you need to skip to a particular section.

Thankyou all once more! And stay hydrated.

Paul.

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M.Bison shading process
Just a bit of inking/shading process for the Street Fighter film I'm doing over at www.patreon.com/otaking77077
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Grand English breakfast
A poster image I did for my backers on www.patreon.com/otaking77077 to thank everyone for helping me hit the goal.
Cheers, everyone!
UPDATE: Time-lapse video at www.youtube.com/watch?v=79NYl6…
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Paul Michael Johnson
Artist | Professional | Film & Animation
United Kingdom
Current Residence: The mighty house, Sheffield, England
Favourite genre of music: Rock/metal.
Favourite photographer: Anyone who doesn't take photos of me.
Favourite style of art: Masamune Shirow-style, before he turned into a 3D porn artist.
Operating System: Windows 7
MP3 player of choice: Winamp, I suppose.
Shell of choice: Dalek shell.
Wallpaper of choice: Something with Daleks on it.
Skin of choice: Maki Ubermach's
Interests
Hello all!

Thank you for all the kind birthday wishes on Jan 4th!

I've been busy working on a animated fan film project. As you might have heard, it's a 20 minute Street Fighter animation, with full voice acting, story etc (unlike my TIE Fighter short which was essentially just a big battle scene).

I'm live streaming myself animating it every Friday if you'd like to come along and ask me anything about what software I use, my processes, any animation tips etc. These streams are going to be all-night things so very laid back and comfy, with some old-school game music playing in the background.

To check out the Street Fighter animation work so far, here's a video! www.youtube.com/watch?v=-z6odw…

The film has the usual focus/obsession with detail and SHADING, but also accuracy. Every move and combo is game-accurate. If you'd like your name in the credits or maybe getting your face in the film as a background soldier cameo or something, consider helping to keep me alive at www.patreon.com/otaking77077

Thanks for reading, and please do feel free to share the info around or give me some ideas of where else I could get the word out. I'm a bit isolated in my animation world and don't really know what sites youse kids congregate around these days!


Paul J.

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:icongraphitedriver001:
Graphitedriver001 Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2017
Are you involved with the series PRISONER ZERO? Seems like your style.
Awesome stuff by the way, keep it up!
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MightyOtaking Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2017  Professional Filmographer
I am indeed! I was character designer. It's finally being released, I see!
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:icongraphitedriver001:
Graphitedriver001 Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2017
Heh I KNEW I recognized your style! Very very cool.
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Gaboris Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2017
Hey, I know this seems pointless since we're almost closer to the next one, but still sorry I missed your Birthday and hope you had a happy one!
Keep up the great work. :)
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ShaneSookraj Featured By Owner May 22, 2017
thank you for the watch.
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:iconwhen-worlds-collide2:
When-Worlds-Collide2 Featured By Owner May 8, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Imma commission you one day.
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:iconglazuki:
glazuki Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
omgawsh yuur style is absolutely jaw-dropping
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wolfnoom Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2017   Digital Artist
u rock man saw your animation its crazy, pants on fire!
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DaColdOne Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2017
Don't laugh, but I just saw your "Tie Fighter" short for the first time about two days ago.

Can't believe I never saw it before then.

I'm sure you probably have a real job and other projects in the fire, but I would have loved to see what you could have done with something like Mechwarrior/Battletech (and it would probably be better than the crappy series they gave us in the mid-90s).

But alas...one can dream, right?
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Gargu Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2017
Man, I just saw your YT channel. I can't believe you're not

-rich

-famous

This needs to change.
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Chobittsu-Studios Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
Congrats, you have a new stalker
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EX-Greed17 Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2017
I may not be the first or the last to ask this question, but...

Are you the one who did that awesome 'Doctor Who' animation? It's clearly your style.
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Gafanhotosan Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2017  Student Traditional Artist
Cara vc é o cara!!! Parabéns pelo seu trabalho, além de ser muito inspirador, estou acompanhando cada detalhe e passo a passo. Pena não poder te ajudar! Mas te ofereço minha friendship!!! Fanimation precisam se unir!!! Valeu meu caro!
Your is best!!! 
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honorat0 Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2017
a cammy film?? I will try to help you, I am dry rifght now but I´ll keep your project in mind
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KingWillhamII Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2017
Happy Birthday! :D
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:iconzhaxra:
ZhaxRa Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Happy B-Day!
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:iconcurtsibling:
curtsibling Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2017  Professional Digital Artist
Happy birthday to one of the absolute best.
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NEX-EXE Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy Birthday!:party:
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captain89 Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2017  Hobbyist Artist
Happy Birthday
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FunsTimister Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2017  Student Filmographer
Happy Birthday!!
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