|Computer technology is advancing accompanied by the development of modern film world with the concept of 3D and special effects to be more interesting to watch, the use of animated films began to flourish, many of which uses animated film as a media campaign as companies that want to introduce their products to consumers. On the other side is so rapid animated film, animated film entered the digital era, where manufacturing can be done dikomputer home, even a laptop can. In this study, the authors take the title "Making of the Animated Film ‘ Action Z-Kom’ Using a Blender 3D ". The aim of this study is to apply the model of the planning and making of animation uses software blender. System analysis method used in this study using the waterfall has three core concepts, namely the development of Pre-Production, Production and Post Production. The study produced an animated video file that tells a student who has a magic ring of agate that can transform themselves into a superhero named Z-Kom and fight against evil monsters that destroy the city.
The software used in this study using Blender software, Adabe Photoshop, Adobe Audtion, Adobe After Efects, Camtasio Studio.
Keyword : multimedia; animation; movies; waterfall