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The Animation of 'Spider-Man PS4'

Robert Coddington (Animation Director, Insomniac Games)

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Topic: Visual Arts

Format: Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

Animation Director Robert Coddington of Insomniac Games will present his teams development of traversal and combat for 'Spiderman PS4'.


Attendees will have a better understanding of Insomniac's team structure and approach to creating a balanced and high quality game experience on an epic scale. The discoveries, failures, and successes of combat and traversal features will be the focus of this talk. Some technical aspects as well as resources required will be covered.

Intended Audience

All developers who have an interest in player controlled traversal and combat should find this animation centric recount of the 4 year development of 'Spiderman' interesting.