We’re gearing up for Mario Warfare, and we’ll be dropping sneak peeks so you can get a taste of our film-making process. In this sneak peek we check out the costume design and guns of Mario Warfare.
Music is “Akira vs Konono” by Dan Hendriks.
Mario = Matt Sumner
Luigi = Jarod Kearney
Toadstool = Brian Lee
Peach = Alena Koch… Read the rest
Just wanted to let everyone know that many of the Beat Down Boogie crew will be heading to Dragon Con this week. If you plan on attending and want to hang out with us then here’s where we can meet up.
BDB meetup: 12noon on Saturday, September 3rd: Marriot: Atrium level near Pulse.
We plan on making several videos at DC this coming weekend and would love to have as many of you be a part of it as possible. … Read the rest
We recently got together to toss around some fight choreography ideas for our upcoming series, Mario Warfare. We’re getting Jarod (Luigi) used to screen fighting, Micah (our Director) just ran around and hurt himself and Matt and Brian were amazing as usual. We’ll have pre-production in full swing after we get back from Dragon Con this year.… Read the rest
…for you are crunchy and taste good with ketchup.
Brian (aka Ghost) here.
2011 has been quite a full year for the Beat Down Boogie crew. We finished the Modern War Gear Solid series (over 4 million channel views, 1 million of which belong to Episode 1 alone), put together a DVD, launched the Beat Down Boogie store, and announced our new project. Now everyone is asking what’s next for the crew. The answer is simple: Dragon*Con!
The entire Beat … Read the rest
***NOW TAKING PRE-ORDERS*** OUR MWGS DVD IS OFF TO PRESS AND WE EXPECT TO RECEIVE SHIPMENT IN 2-3 WEEKS, ORDERS WILL BE SHIPPED IN APPROX 3 WEEKS.
The fine people over at Have Bikini, Will Travel have chosen Snake (Matt Sumner) and Ghost (Brian Lee) as two of the hottest men in Cosplay. We here at Beat Down Boogie see Matt and Brian bring the sexy everyday on set and now it seems that others have started to take notice as well. Ladies, you will be happy to know that both Matt and Brian are currently single. You can check out the full article here.… Read the rest
Today Modern War Gear Solid Part 1 hit 1,000,000 views. We would like to thank our amazing Youtube family for all of their support. It’s a huge milestone for us. Thanks to our amazing cast and crew who worked so hard on this project to make it a success. … Read the rest
The next series from BEAT DOWN BOOGIE! We begin filming after DRAGON*CON 2011! We’re currently in pre-production – raising the budget, getting the props and costumes, etc. … Read the rest
Friday, July 1st, 2011 at Club Flex in Raleigh, NC will be the first public screening of the 42 minute cut of the complete Modern War Gear Solid series. Doors open at 8:00pm with the screening starting around 8:30pm. No cover for those who arrive early for the screening!!
In attendance will be the majority of cast and crew who helped make all this possible! Finally meet the men behind the boxes, behind the mustaches, behind the masks, or even … Read the rest
Many games have quirks and kinks that we can’t resist poking fun at. Such is the case with Bioware’s Dragon Age. The setting is rich. The story is celebrated…but one aspect of the game really appealed to our mature enlightened sensibilities.
Many thanks to The Chainmail Chick for loaning us some armor and appearing in the video!… Read the rest
People tend to have mixed feeling about fan films. Some people think it’s awesome to indulge in your passion for a franchise. Other people think it’s cheap and unoriginal.
After making Modern War Gear Solid, we’ve come to one conclusion; making a fan film was the best film school we’ve ever experienced.
Snake Plissken. Han Solo. Nathan Drake. John McClain. Wolverine. Indiana Jones.
What makes these characters so awesome? How can I create an awesome character? By directing fan … Read the rest