Case Studies: Live2D in action
PEPITA: TAKEHIKO INOUE MEETS GAUDI
"Finding a movement in something you would never expect to move"
Nikkei BP / VIZ Media
PEPITA is a travel memoir about Inoue’s journey in the footsteps of the Catalan architect Antoni Gaudi. The hand-drawn cover portrait features Inoue's distinctive style; subtle coloring of watercolor and lively lines of a brush stroked on paper. "It comes with a surprise when you find a movement in my hand drawing, something you would never expect to move". Indeed.Learn more
SUMMON NIGHT 5
"Pushing the boundaries of 2D computer graphics"
NAMCO BANDAI Games
SUMMON NIGHT, an RPG franchise, has released its fifth title 'SUMMON NIGHT 5'. The newly released PSP game takes advantage of 3DCG for its gameplay while heavily integrating Live2D for storytelling. We went behind the scenes to see how Live2D came to take such a big part of the game.Learn more
"Feeling the real existence in 2D characters"
Konami Digital Entertainment
TOKIMEKI RESTAURANT☆☆☆ features characters who convey rich expressions thru sleek animations while preserving the authenticity of the original 2D illustrations. We interviewed the team at Konami Digital Entertainment to find out how Live2D helped the development of the latest title of the popular franchise.Learn more