Originally Posted by terry78
It would look too clunky. The characters are supposed to be able to move swiftly, and they range from lithe to bulky in their body types. CG is honestly the only route to go to get a realistic depiction regarding the action.
I'm inclined to agree...then I catch a glimpse of the amazing work done on hellboy. I'd personally go with the abe sapien approach. CG facial acting, and body replacement when needed. But otherwise actors in suits.
Still after avatar and pirates, anything is possible.