The animation will be made mainly by using the 3D animation software Blender, which is provided by the foundation of the same name, based in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Blender Foundation is a non-profit group wit the primary goal of publicizing the craft of 3D computer animation by increasing the ease at which such software can be obtained. Due to the nature of Blender as a product which is entirely free of charge and open source, it is very easy for the animators to obtain and thus is the standard means of animating films for Red Star Studios.
Specialization of AnimatorsEdit
In order to accomplish each's individuals tasks as efficiently as humanely possible, the animators will be split into four groups, grouped around each of the Bionicle story arcs. Team Mata will
Animation completed for The Empire Teaser Trailer.
The animation team is currently working on The Empire, the adaption of the podcast/story serial Dark Mirror. Kojol, Takanuva, Lewa, Kopaka, and the Metru Matoran template are all very near completion.