When it involves casting for video video games and a few initiatives, there may be an air of mystery. People may not understand what they’re doing till they’re solid and performing. That’s what occurred to the Lady Dimitrescue voice actress. As Vice discovered in an interview, Maggie Robertson didn’t know she’d been solid in Resident Evil Village till she bought to and completed the primary desk learn for the sport. [Thanks, Vice!]
When speaking about her Resident Evil Village audition, Robertson described it as being akin to “a theater audition.” She additionally talked about it concerned motion exams alongside the way in which. But as soon as the desk learn got here up, she mentioned issues grew to become clear.
Here’s what Robertson advised Vice:
The pleasure is palpable and there are individuals whispering in the corners collectively. I believe I even overheard somebody say one thing alongside the strains of like, ‘Oh, my gosh, I can’t consider I’m in this franchise, this can be a dream come true.’
She additionally talked about that she was acquainted with the collection, despite the fact that she mentioned, “I’m not a gamer myself.”
The Lady Dimitrescu voice actress additionally talked about what it was like taking part in with the motions and actions for her.
That’s actually the stuff that I used to be taking part in with, the physicality of her. Once I had extra readability on her objects just like the cigarette [that she holds] or the truth that she’s carrying a pleasant sloping hat, then I bought to play with completely different motion qualities. The hat has this good curvy brim, and in order that enabled me to have the ability to play with concepts of trying up at individuals from below the brim of her hat. And it has this good sloping curve, so then the curve led me to make all of her different bodily motion qualities very fluid and oblique and curvy.
In case you missed it, right here was Zero Punctuation’s Resident Evil Village video.
Resident Evil Village is out there on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC, and Google Stadia.