Bad day at the office? Crummy class at
school? Sometimes all you need to turn your afternoon around is a new
trailer for the gorgeously illustrated Rayman Origins; and wouldn't
you know, that's exactly what we stumbled across this morning. See?
You and us, we're like this.
That man in the bubble is Rayman
Origins' creative head Michel Ancel, who we had a chance to chat with him earlier this month. Asked where he drew his inspiration from for Rayman
Origins' overall style, he told us:
is more, I would say, close to nature, and the fact that when you
were a kid, you were always discovering things. We don’t remember
those periods, but when you are two, when you are three, everything
is new, in fact.
Some people say, 'no, supernatural
things, this is not good, this is not rational.' But we always live
in an irrational world, because we don’t understand the world
exactly as it is, especially when we were kids. Imagine when you go
back in a place, when you were kids, you had the feeling that the
place was giant. When you go back when you’re an adult, the size is
normal. So that means that when you’re a kid, you thought giants
Rayman Origins will be out for PS3, Xbox
360, Wii on November 15 in North America, and November 25th in
Europe. Future versions for Nintendo 3DS and PS Vita have also been
Oct 20, 2011