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Find out about the project, TOTRS.


This projectwill be a series of shorts centred around stories from Japen, both fictional and factual. Each short story will be broken down into individual episodes, of which you can see a breakdown below.

  • S1E1: Tomeo Gozen

Asset Resolution

For asset WIP files, renders, turntables, etc, we’ll be working at HD:

  • 1920 x 1080 (HD)

On some occasions, you may be requested to render out a turntable asset related render in UHD 4K.  If so, please render at:

  • 3840 x 2160 (UHD 4K)

Please ensure all textures/projections are created at a suitable resolution for UHD 4K finaling.

Shot Resolution

This project will be rendered with a final resolution of:

  • 3840 x 1634 (2.35:1)

Our working resolution will be:

  • 1920 x 817 (2.35:1)


The project will follow the CG Animation pipeline. For more information on the EOT specifics, especially in terms of what applications we’ll be using for this project, you can check out this page here: TOTRS – Project Software and Pipeline

Project Scale

This project will be sticking to the default CAVE Project Scale (1:1). For more information, please look at the following page: CAVE Model Scale and World Coordinates


We will be using Shotgun for Sequence, Shot and Asset tracking and review. You can find project Shotgun space here: TOTRS ShotGrid Homepage


For general chit-chat on the project and to share notes and ideas, please use the TOTRS Discord channel


  • 20210314. The project name has been updated to Edge of Edo (EOT) to be more historically accurate.
  • 20221001. The project name has been updated to Tales of the Rising Sun (TOTRS) to allow us to tell more tales from Japan.

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