Making Making Fiends Move

When a storyboard is complete, it is assembled on to video along with the character voices. In this "animatic" the episode really begins to take shape.

Left: Click to view a bit of a Making Fiends animatic.


The animatic provides a guide for the final timing and action of the animation. As the animatic editors put together the animatic, new poses and bits of visual humor are often added to the original storyboard drawings.

Right: Animatic editor Chris Martin and director Martin Cendreda put the animatic together using Flash.




When the animatic is finished, the whole crew gathers to view it on the big screen in Nickelodeon's gym.

Left: Hooray for watching fiends!


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