December 02, 2014
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03:08, Cryoburner whispers: And it was the best film in the series. Perhaps they should learn something from that. :P
13:11, Raptorjedi> But see, it doesn't matter.
13:11, Raptorjedi> Because the same place I read that bit, I also read that the higher ups (meaning those above the director and so on) think practical effects look too old.
13:12, Raptorjedi> You have to do what the people giving you the money want you to do. It's the way the world works.
20:33, Cryoburner whispers: It's more likely that the newer sequels have a lower effects budget, at least on a cost per minute basis, so they can only afford to have the guys who did Ice Spiders do their effects. :3
20:34, Cryoburner whispers: Also, a small detail, but I'm seeing the numbers 4 minutes out of 14 were CG, rather than 2 out of 11.