Movies - Official TF2 Wiki | Official Team Fortress Wiki
2 Meet the Team; 3 Source Filmmaker; 4 See also; 5 References; 6 External links MTTCard az-links.info · MTTCard End of the az-links.info And that may turn them into TF2 players and customers. Jump up to: "Valve Dreams Of Team Fortress 2 Movie, Divulges 'Meet The Team' Origins". Additionally, he is sitting in front of a truck with a BLU logo on it. At , a Sniper creeps up in an attempt to eliminate the Engineer. However.
Also we made a movie about a sandwich. The clips have their origins in audition scripts for the voice actors who played the likes of the Heavythe Sniperand the rest of the characters in the game. The first video in the series released in MayMeet the Heavy, is almost word-for-word what Valve used to cast actor Gary Schwartz. The video was made on the heels of a Portal video used to promote the personality of that game.
After the first short was released, viewers praised both the quality of the animation and the humour of the script, likening it to productions by professional animation studios such as Pixar. Due to this highly positive reception, Valve announced plans to release a Meet the Team video for each individual class in the game, with possible side-features for items and non-player characters such as Meet the Sandvich. Developer Robin Walker has stated that the shorts "tie in to the strategy we have with TF2 of continually updating the service What the videos do is give ways for people who don't even have Team Fortress 2 yet to get some entertainment from the game.
Meet the Engineer
And that may turn them into TF2 players and customers. Game writer Eric Wolpaw said creating the series "helped everyone on the team get a little bit more in tune with who that particular character was, so we just kept knocking them out and they kept on being popular".
An example of the series' influence on the design of the game was the Sandvich. According to Walker, the item "came almost directly out of the movie We felt the movie had justified and created a way for us to have a 'Sandvich' in the game and have that action [of eating it] make any kind of sense in our game world".
Another item to be introduced after its appearance in the series was Jarate which was added after its debut in Meet the Sniper. The series also assisted in the development of game technology. The Kill counter clicks up to A level 2 Sentry Gun fires and kills a Scout and an unseen enemy.
And if that don't work The Engineer stops playing. A severed Sniper's hand lands in front of the Engineer, who continues playing.
Meet the Engineer - Official TF2 Wiki | Official Team Fortress Wiki
The level 1 Sentry Gun targets the hand Engineer: Like this heavy caliber, tripod-mounted, little ol' number designed by me The Engineer kicks the hand, which is shot out of the air by the level 1 Sentry Gun. The level 1 Sentry Gun shoots another Soldier. The Kill Counter clicks up to The camera zooms out from the Engineer as his Sentry Guns continue to devastate the attackers. Various screams The Engineer's guitar sounds blend into the ambiance, before the piece ends with the Team Fortress 2 ending flourish.
The track used in the video was later released in full as a part of the Team Fortress 2 Soundtrackunder the name More Gun. The guitar the Engineer uses has a steel bridge, which is uncommon for acoustic guitars. The campfire is actually a burning BLU Sniper.
The Shotgun is visible throughout the video behind a crate, leaning on the side of the truck.
The kill counter is made out of the back of a Sentry Gun. Additionally, he is sitting in front of a truck with a BLU logo on it. This implies that the truck, beer, and Intelligence were all stolen from a BLU base. However, when the Sentry Gun fires at the Sniper, a Soldier death sound is heard.