Front Page Sports Baseball Pro ’96

Motion capture comes to the big leagues in FPS: Baseball ’96.The pitch

These are still shots from the most elaborate Front Page Sports intro in the entire series of games.

Baseball Pro '96

A combination of motion capture and hand animation brought a classic baseball moment to life. I created a series of fireworks in Wavefront for the big finale, an early example of particles used in game cinematics.

Composite wireframe to render

Catcher sprites rendered in Wavefront