Thursday, August 27, 2015
The Making of BB-8
If you like the cute little round bot shown in the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer then be sure to check out the article on StarWars.com were they discuss the making of the character. The article covers the design (a soccer ball provided some inspiration), proof of concept (using a puppet version), and finally creating a working version that can "act" on set with the human actors. Click here to read the full article. The cover of Empire magazine featuring BB8 is here.