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Ecto-Rush is OUT!!

This is a fun arcade-style game that I did all the visual design, art, and animation for.
Care to give it a try?:


Got a YouTube?
Tue Dec 9, 2014, 3:47 PM
I am, but it will be a while before more can be shown for it.
Wed Nov 19, 2014, 12:59 PM
A you still working on "1000"?
Tue Nov 18, 2014, 6:47 PM
Amazing animation!!
Tue Aug 5, 2014, 1:46 PM
bored at work. so, i came to bother you. poot!
Wed Mar 5, 2014, 10:12 PM
It's nice to see another concept artist! Amazing works!
Sat Feb 8, 2014, 1:46 PM
Nice work
Mon Jul 29, 2013, 12:37 PM
watching you now! : D
Sun Jul 7, 2013, 8:43 PM
There's fire on the way for sure!
Mon Jul 1, 2013, 1:58 PM
Green and Lai on the same project? This is the truth! Spread the word and help the wave of traditional 2D have it's second advent.
Mon Jul 1, 2013, 11:12 AM
Been working REEEAAAALLLY hard on things I'm not able to show. I'm alive, though...
Tue Oct 16, 2012, 9:29 PM
Thu Sep 13, 2012, 8:50 PM
Fri Aug 10, 2012, 9:31 AM
Larry! I tried to find you on fb where on earth are you man!
Wed Mar 28, 2012, 2:02 PM
YO DUDE!!!! :)
Wed Dec 21, 2011, 2:29 AM


Frogs in a Cave by thatLD
Frogs in a Cave

Keyframes and Clean-up by: :iconastaroth189:

This is a shot that was not included in the long cut of the Army of Frogs trailer. If you haven't seen the trailer then give it a look. It's worth the watch:
Army of Frogs: The Rainbow Serpent Trailer by thatLD

My role here was as Art/Animation Director. I storyboarded the shot, did the initial layout, was responsible for the lighting, and did the final compositing. greenestreet handled the background.

This was made using Adobe Photoshop CC & After Effects CC
Army of Frogs: The Rainbow Serpent Trailer by thatLD
Army of Frogs: The Rainbow Serpent Trailer

Keyframes by: :iconlazymills1986::iconastaroth189::iconjeffreylai::iconseerum::iconraging-akujiki::iconthatld:

Wow! After all the work, all the effort, and all the sleepless nights here it is!

This is an extended trailer for an illustrated book series called An Army of Frogs, otherwise known as Kulipari. I had the privilege to be Art & Animation Director for it.

If you enjoy this even a little then the effort will have been worth it.

More can be found at the the Facebook page:
:facebook: Secret Sauce Studio on Facebook

Here's the video on Youtube in case it does not play here:
:bulletred: Youtube Video

Additional Credits:

Music & Sound Design: Jamie Lewis
Character Design: Sanford Greene, a.k.a. greenestreet
Clean-up & In-betweens: Jason Li, Chris Malone, Josh Grubbs, David Howard, Nora O'Connor, Nick Freeman, Craig Harris, & LD Walker
Background Painting: Rob Joseph & Matt Andrews
Background Layout: Sanford Greene & LD Walker
Compositing: LD Walker
Art & Animation Direction: LD Walker
Army of Frogs by Trevor Pryce

This animation was made using Adobe Photoshop CC, Adobe After Effects CC, & TVPaint
Turtle of the Mountain by thatLD
Turtle of the Mountain

Keyframes by: :iconjeffreylai::iconthatld:

Ahh, it's been a while since I last uploaded some animation that wasn't just a small loop.

This is a scene from an animated trailer that I was priveledged to direct. There's a lot that I can say about it, but I'll just cut to the chase and say that the trailer will be showing in theatres before the Hunger Games this week!

If you're interested in finding out more about what this scene is from then check out the Facebook link below. It's updated almost every day:


Jeffery Lai was on keyframes in shot 2. I storyboarded, corrected, cleaned-up, colored, and composited the scene.  I was also responsible for background layout and additional fx animation on the water.

This animation was made using Adobe Photoshop CC & After Effects CC
Things got a little rocky and it was a long wait to get approved, but it's here:

Approval took so long that our launch trailer is outdated. The game looks even better now. :D

Speaking of which, I'm the sole artist responsible for the character design, backgrounds, interface, logo, and animation.
Absolutely every visual element in the game is something that I'm responsible for drawing or designing.

The game is more challenging than it seems. At times you might even find it Nintendo Hard.

If you're into supporting indie games, like fast-paced arcade action, or are just into cute things then you'll probably have a good time playing. It's a solid experience.

You can currently find it on Apple devices in the iTunes App Store.

If you choose to support and pick up a copy then I'd be all-ears to hear what you think. This is just the ground floor. The game is only going to get better from here. :nod:


thatLD has started a donation pool!
1,470 / 7,196
1,110 :points:

Donate for a chance to win!
Every 2 points donated equals one lottery entry!

The winner's name will be drawn and announced when the donation goal is reached. :nod:


50 Donate Points by Circe-Baka = You'll have 25 entries submitted into the lottery to win 1,110 :points: when the goal is reached :la:

I'd love to have one for use at future conventions.
Yes, the price is up there, but with your help I'll make it. Every ounce of love and care will go to this backpack once I have it. It will be perfect for my needs. :heart:


50 participants as of 30 JAN 2014


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provinciastudio Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2015  New member Professional Filmographer
Great animations. Hope you like my works too:
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challock Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2015  Student General Artist
Hello your animations are amazing i'd like to make an offer to you if your interested let me know
hayate-hime Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
i love your gallery! you're so talented :D keep up the good work!
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Slascoplerd Featured By Owner Jan 21, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Big fan of your work! Dunno why it took so long for me to give a watch, but it doesn't matter. 

Your stuff motivates me to start making animations again :p
ShikaruOC Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2015  Professional Filmographer
You got some pretty rad stuff going on here :)
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