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Sep 17, 2012 | 2:16 PM EDT
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A young girl accidentally ends up in the ruins of a city obsessed with chess. She is immediately confronted with the hospitality of the remaining denizens but also gains a companion who is as eager as her to escape this place.

After 10 years of lurking Newgrounds:
This is my thesis movie for my graduation as a communication designer with main focus on motion design. Be aware that I'm still a self-taught animator since I didn't go to a college dedicated to animation itself, just movie-making in general, hence Out of Order doesn't look as polished as I wish it would be. I am still proud of it though since this is only the beginning of my animation and storytelling career so it's bound to get alot better!
(I don't have to mention how deadlines chopped away at the storytelling pace, fbf animation and backgrounds.)

Part 2 is already in pre-production and I'm looking forward to work with all the awesome contributors again!

Looking forward to your constructive criticism!

Edit: Fun fact: I did everything with a half-dead mouse, just bought a tablet.

Edit2: Sound quality is stupid after that conversion stuff happened. I'll look into it.



Rated 5 / 5 stars

Animation, style, music, and all other elements were absolutely stunning. This is the sort of thing that inspires others.

I'd say just keep being unique.

Also, Bro reminds me of Seven from 9 hours 9 persons 9 doors.

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Rated 5 / 5 stars

very cool style. More in near future?


Rated 5 / 5 stars

AWESOME! Great style, animation, and interesting story/characters! Keep these coming!


Rated 4 / 5 stars

Very good esspically for a self taught animator, the thing that really annoyed me is i constantall had to pause and let the video load

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Rated 5 / 5 stars

A very good product of a very good animator indeed.

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