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Old 05-23-2017, 08:51 AM
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My friend got some player figures for Tokaido, and I brought my paints over to colorize them. These things were small! I was glad I took all my paintbrushes, because my usual set would not have been sufficient to do these.


These are adorable! Great job!
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Old 05-23-2017, 11:37 AM
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Those turned out great, Lady. I've been wanting to get into painting miniatures but I never see any figures around here except the Warhammer ones, which don't really interest me. These are from some kind of board game?

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Hm. That reminds me. I have several minis I'd like to get assembled/painted but I do not have the hands for it. Is anyone here capable?
I'm not sure what assembly would require, but I could definitely do the painting.
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Old 05-23-2017, 01:23 PM
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Thanks!

They're for a game called Tokaido. I'm not sure if they came with a special edition or what, though.
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Old 05-23-2017, 07:09 PM
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Those turned out great, Lady. I've been wanting to get into painting miniatures but I never see any figures around here except the Warhammer ones, which don't really interest me. These are from some kind of board game?
I'd be really surprised if a shop that carries Warhammer doesn't have a bunch of other lines that contain something more appealing, maybe they're just tucked away. What kind of things are you interested in? I could probably recommend some makers.
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Old 05-24-2017, 08:53 AM
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They're for a game called Tokaido. I'm not sure if they came with a special edition or what, though.
IIRC, the figures were a Kickstarter reward. It's possible that they've been made available at retail since then, however.
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Old 05-24-2017, 07:14 PM
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TBH, I saw this Indiegogo for a 3D printer, and making mini-figs came to mind immediately.. I wonder if selling those could break even
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Old 05-24-2017, 10:33 PM
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Managed to write 500 words in an hour tonight which is great. I mean, I meant to write this bit back in January, but I'll take it all the same.
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Old 05-27-2017, 03:57 PM
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How did you motivate yourself to sit down and do it?
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Old 05-28-2017, 08:53 AM
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Honestly, I don't know. I guess I was just burned out on games and model kits this week and I didn't want to go to bed.

It also caused me to do some drawing and painting outside of work the following day, so it's definitely starting a shift in my motivation that I am enjoying.
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Old 06-05-2017, 08:08 PM
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Managed to get back to my Kq1 demake. Started by ripping out all of the text from the original AGI version of the game!
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Old 06-06-2017, 11:00 AM
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What does a demake of a game that primitive look like?
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Old 06-06-2017, 11:03 AM
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What does a demake of a game that primitive look like?
I'm either going to make it IF or port it to ZZT or Megazeux.

Still deciding that.
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Old 06-16-2017, 03:47 PM
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I made a meme-type thing! Joke and art both mine.

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Old 06-16-2017, 03:47 PM
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ha! love it.
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Old 06-16-2017, 04:03 PM
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Is this already on a network somewhere we could re-blog/tweet it, or should we just post it ourselves (with permission and attribution of course)? 'Cause it's grand.
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Old 06-16-2017, 04:18 PM
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Is this already on a network somewhere we could re-blog/tweet it, or should we just post it ourselves (with permission and attribution of course)? 'Cause it's grand.
It's all good! I am hosting it on my extremely sporadic comedy tumblr though. That wouldn't be a bad way to link it back to me!

And thanks!
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Old 06-17-2017, 08:53 AM
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Sweet, tumblr is a thing I have so I'll just reblog that. Done!
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Old 06-29-2017, 08:14 PM
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We finished watching JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 3



I guess drawing things is how I express all the feels I have due to consuming media.

(I didn't feel the need to trace this time, since I had gotten lots of study done of Araki's style last November)
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Old 06-30-2017, 07:25 AM
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We finished watching JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 3



I guess drawing things is how I express all the feels I have due to consuming media.

(I didn't feel the need to trace this time, since I had gotten lots of study done of Araki's style last November)
Great Kakyoin and some really great Rohans.
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Old 06-30-2017, 09:52 AM
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Rohans.
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Old 07-07-2017, 05:43 PM
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So, I completed a big art project recently (well, not exactly "completed", but finished a significant step). I was all set to keep working on it, but I just... I don't know. I can't seem to find the motivation to just pick up a pencil.

I used to be able to take (relatively simple) photo and reproduce it with reasonable fidelity, and I want to do it again, but every time I think "I'm going to do this tonight", it just doesn't happen. Like tonight. Instead of doing it, I ended up going for a 40 minute walk, play FF XV for 30 minutes, and then spend 20 minutes watching an excerpt from Lawrence O'Donnell's show from yesterday on YouTube.

I have subscribed to a class on anatomy drawing on Udemy, and it seems to be super interesting, but I just can't start it. I sit down, go through 20 minutes of video, and then just stop.

Feels like I have no motivation for... anything. Including finding a new job, which I am going to need very soon.
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Old 07-11-2017, 09:10 AM
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That sounds like an authentic art process to me. Maybe you should just go nuts. Like take out your inks and paints and set out a bunch of paper and go to town on them.
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Old 07-11-2017, 07:05 PM
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I am having a hell of time accessing any files on my Blue Stinger disk, I guess this is the closest thread to ask:
Can somebody rip some of the textures from that game for me? I really wanted the logos on Dog's yellow WIND shirt, and any and all Hassy can textures.
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Old 07-17-2017, 10:16 AM
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My friend got some player figures for Tokaido, and I brought my paints over to colorize them. These things were small! I was glad I took all my paintbrushes, because my usual set would not have been sufficient to do these.
More painting!







Please note, we played everything except Tokaido that day.
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Old 07-17-2017, 07:26 PM
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Those are killer.
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