Our 2021 Demo Reel features some of our best work throughout the last five years. Our growth has been astronomical, and it shows from our diverse clientele and animation styles. Our most passionate project has been the development of “Sugar and Toys”, “Knuck Tales”, and the Adidas campaign. Our creative juices are constantly flowing so be on the lookout for more originality coming your way.
PIONEERS OF PIVOTAL CONTENT
Creativity is our passion, excellence is our goal.
KNUCK TALES ANIMATED SERIES
The history of the NBA comes to life through Quentin Jefferson and Darius Miles
Players Tribune approached Pixel Pirate Studio to produce their first animated series. The show focuses on the past career of Darius Miles and Quentin Jefferson in the most popular era of the NBA. VIEW MORE
ADIDAS WORLD CUP GERMAN TEAM AD
Anime meets FIFA to promote one the best games on the planet
Pixel Pirate Studio got the great opportunity to animate the Adidas World Cup, German team promo. We only had a week to produce it but our team did an amazing job animating all the assets.
Music and Sound Design by: Willard Hill & Audio Mystics VIEW MORE
Akil the Fugitive Hunter
Anime meets live action in A&E's new crime drama
Every neighborhood needs a modern-day superhero. Los Angeles has theirs covered with “Akil the Fugitive Hunter.” Alongside A&E, we animated the live action and animated docuseries, bringing to life three to five minutes of flashback per episode. Through positive collaboration and the desire to showcase a black superhero who is invested in his community, we played a crucial hand in making “Akil the Fugitive Hunter” a powerful, engaging, and relatable show for everyone. VIEW MORE
Tyga, Boss Up Music Video
Tyga releases an animated music video as a Christmas present
Pixel Pirate Studio received an extraordinary opportunity to work with the director, Shomi Patwary to co-produce Tyga’s, “Boss Up” music video. Fans get to see Tyga fall in love and battle a Yakuza crime lord through the interweaving of animation intercut with live action footage. VIEW MORE
ZOMBIE WALK MUSIC VIDEO
Desiigner in zombie form
We flexed our creative muscles hard with this one. We turned Brooklyn rapper Desiigner into an animated zombie for his music video “Zombie Wall.” The turnaround time was quick but successful as the video garnered over 11 million views on YouTube within the first 2 weeks. VIEW MORE
New graphic novel about a struggling guitarist that sells his soul to the devil.
Papa Mcafee was born in the southern town of Kennesaw, GA, where at the young age of 10, Azrael (the angel of death) met his mother and they mysteriously run off together, leaving Papa an orphan with nothing but a mind for music and a song in his soul. Azrael seemed to follow Papa… VIEW MORE
OREO: WODERFILLED (SHARK)
Sharks Eat Oreos, too!
A full-filled project that Pixel Pirate Studio partook in to make Oreo lovers bust a move. We assisted with the animation throughout the thirty-second video that asks the pivotal question: Wonder if I gave an Oreo to a great white shark? VIEW MORE
Helping everyone protect their loved-ones
All it takes is one word, and you’re rescued! Pixel Pirate Studio created a promo video for a concept application that protects you and your loved ones when danger strikes. All it takes is an utter of a single word that notifies your phone of danger nearby. Once your phone is notified,… VIEW MORE
CARVER'S MAGICAL BOTANICAL
African-American Children’s Animated Series
Carver is a seven-year-old aspiring botanist, a towering sunflower, a bright, bold, titan among shrubs. He is a modern mash-up of his heroes George Washington Carver and Indiana Jones with a fierce passion for plants, a sharp mind for science, and a deeply rooted love for adventure… VIEW MORE
VIRGINIA BLACK HISTORY MUSEUM
Check out our interactive display at the Black History Museum
In the name of highlighting prominent African-Americans, we created interactive LCD panels for the Virginia Black History Museum. Via these panels, visitors could walk similar journeys taken by these heroes or participate in their very own race car competition to learn about Wendell Oliver Scott, the first African-American NASCAR driver.
BetterMed Urgent Care campaign launched using the power of Pixel Pirate
BetterMed is the leading urgent care facility on the east coast. To help launch their local campaign, we at Pixel Pirate Studio created their first television ad to maintain the growth of their brand. Our animations assisted BetterMed in making its case for upholding better healthcare providers, treatments, and overall environment. Using our creative talents to bring healthcare awareness was a pleasure… VIEW MORE
AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
The Great American Smoke out
The American Cancer Society presented Pixel Pirate Studio with the “Great American Smoke Out” campaign which set out to help smokers quit smoking for a single day. We produced an innovative campaign through a variety of animated characters that represented motivated smokers and encouraging supporters. We brought a campaign to life for a great cause!… VIEW MORE
Hip Hop animated short
Pixel Pirate Studio presents its first of many animated shorts. Introducing “Apple Dap,” the apple sure to put the Hip in your Hop and groove to that two-step. So swing on over to pixelpiratestudio.com/ for more fun and games.
Animated and Composed by Hobo Divine. VIEW MORE
“The Butterfly Ride” picture book
A cake is never just a cake. To bring this fact to light, Pixel Pirate Studio and American Greetings’ creative team reimagined the strawberry shortcake as a cute little girl and placed her on an adventurous ride. Through illustrations, we brought this picture book to life and into the hands of young children everywhere.
Publisher: Penguin Books VIEW MORE
TALES BELOW SEA LEVEL
From concept to completion
NEW PIXEL PIRATE STUDIO BUMPER! This is a time lapse video sketch of Cuppa Joe the Cat from “Tales Below Sea Level.” It’s a sketch to final animation, giving you a sense of how we create our characters.
Music by the Magical HOBO Divine. VIEW MORE
12 realms one monkey
Need a throwback to the good old days of console video games? Well, take a look at Pixel Pirate Studio’s latest video game app Chop Chop Capuchin! Users follow storylines, battle bosses, and fully engage in the excitement of a game guaranteed to make you reminisce on the past and love upon the present. VIEW MORE
YIN THE MASTER OF YO
Playing with Yo Yo's has never been this fun
With a flick of the wrist, fling the yo-yo as far as you can and knock the birdies! Welcome to Pixel Pirate Studio’s first video game app. Based on our children’s book of the same name, Yin the Master of Yo is fun, but get your aim intact because it takes concentration and skill!
RIP THE RUNWAY
Where fashion meets Hip-Hop
Walk, strut, do whatever you must, and allow us at Pixel Pirate Studio to create an interactive promo video that will draw in the viewers. Rip the Runway, BET’s signature fashion show that blends fashion and Hip Hop, solicited our services to create not just any old promo video, but one that is fluorescent, vivid, and packed with digital effects.
Even the LGBT community overseas needs our help
Pledging our assistance to an important cause affecting LGBT globally, Pixel Pirate Studio designed and produced the Rainbow Refugees site for the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) to advocate for the safety and rights of LGBTI refugees. Our illustrations showcase the struggles of this marginalized community and the various ways the public can show their support.
The first stock footage site dedicated to animators and gamers
The creators at Pixel Pirate Studio have created an illustrious easy to maneuver site dedicated to content creators like themselves. LUUT licenses out 2D and 3D animated content for game developers and animators, who turn around and offer their own content for sale. It’s the first stock footage site dedicated to this selective group of creatives. Hopefully, it won’t be the last. VIEW MORE