Steel Gear Strong Artist Yoji Shinkawa Talks Artwork And Left Alive; Bonus Time-Lapse Video


By Sato . February 11, 2019 . 3:00pm


Kojima Productions’ lead artist Yoji Shinkawa is finest identified for his work on the Steel Gear and Zone of the Enders sequence, however his newest mission is Sq. Enix’s survival motion shooter, Left Alive.


Shinkawa doesn’t typically present a lot of his inventive course of, however you may test it out in a uncommon time-lapse video for a Left Alive piece within the above video.


Under are some highlights from Shinkawa-san’s interview with PlayStation.Weblog:




Yoji Shinkawa says the way in which he approaches his tasks varies as some have clearly outlined requests whereas others offers him extra freedom. His first step is to often draw many doodle-like sketches to get an thought what sort of picture he’s going for.


For Left Alive, Sq. Enix initially approached with the request of three major characters. Shinkawa acquired information on their gender and a easy profile. From there he submitted tough photographs of Leonid, who he considers the kind of character he’s used to drawing. He then checked on its route whereas sustaining steadiness with different characters.



A private piece by Shinkawa-san.



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As for his work in Left Alive, after designing the three major characters he created photographs for a few of the different key characters. He additionally designed on of the Wanzer fashions. Work circulation principally consists of Shinkawa-san offering suggestions relating to design and fashions whereas speaking forwards and backwards with the staff.



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Take a look at the total interview the place Yoji Shinkawa talks extra about digital artwork, his inventive toolkit, and course of over on the PlayStation.Weblog.


Left Alive releases for PlayStation four in Japan on February 28, 2019. It releases in North America and Europe on March 5, 2019 for PlayStation four and PC.

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