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Old 05-18-2017, 11:06 AM
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It's high time I actually share what I do on my blogs with you all. I run several blogs:

My academic/research oriented blog P4, where I do my major video game essays and am working on my research paper focusing on women's history and preferences in playing games from my alma mater...
My Tumblr-esque blog LVLS, where I post more personal history and articles on games, art and music I dig, and other lighthearted fair...
My book documentation blog The George Macy Imagery, where I post images and history on the publications of the George Macy Company and its descendants...
My art and photography blog Visuals by WildcatJF, where I post my art and photos.

I'll also share my latest fan art I drew yesterday of Jade:



I'll keep this updated with things I'm excited about sharing. Thanks for looking!
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Old 05-18-2017, 06:43 PM
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Thank you for sharing!
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Old 05-18-2017, 07:56 PM
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Since I now have a home to share things more directly, I've been working on my Top 111 games for the past couple months. I've got three more to go; any guesses what they might be?

Also, here's a direct link to my research for anyone curious. In the middle of transcribing the remaining interviews before I write up the data portion.

Update - My Top 111 is all done now!

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Old 05-24-2017, 05:57 PM
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Heyo,

Wrote a little personal essay on the Strider franchise today. Pretty pleased with it. I finally finished all of Capcom's games today with the NES one.

I'll have some art tomorrow.
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I started this last year, but just finished it up two days ago. I drew her body way too thin, but it was so far along that I decided to just run with it this time. I'll try again in the future.
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Old 05-26-2017, 07:03 AM
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If you're concerned about proportions I say really go for it and take a figure drawing or anatomy course, or at least check out some books or online tutorials or videos. You wouldn't hesitate to do research for your other areas of interest, the same method works for improving at drawing.

I love how prolific you are, keep at it!
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Old 05-26-2017, 09:23 AM
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Thanks! When I draw I don't typically end up making anyone this thin; I think I was happy with the pose last year and didn't really notice the proportions were not how I wished them to be until I was done with it. XD Next time I'll be using some reference to Elizabeth Olsen in costume to get the details better. But yeah, reference and research helps make anything better.
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Elizabeth Olsen
I did not realize what character that was supposed to be until just now.

(A colored version probably would have made it more apparent.)
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Old 05-26-2017, 02:17 PM
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Whoops, I forgot to title it here. On my blog it is! XD Yeah, it's Scarlet Witch from the MCU. Sorry!

As for colors, maybe down the road. I'm picking up my drawing/editing skills which are way out of practice, so when I get a sketch done really well I'll probably color it in.
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I've been slowly but steadily writing thoughts on E3 on my LVLS blog for anyone interested.
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