Category Archives: #gameart

For Sale Fridays! Good Buy ASUS Slate EEE b121, Wacom Alternative, You’ll Be Missed!

By | March 22, 2019

Below is a transcript of the video in which I give a rambling good-bye to the world’s best Wacom alternative, the ASUS Eee Slate b121. It seems like it’s been with me forever, having featured in one of my first videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=troInC0IEyo And here is its final video appearance: Willing to give the world’s greatest… Read More »

No-Code VR Development Using Unity and Playmaker (blogpost edition)!

By | March 1, 2019

With the permission of my publisher, Taylor and Francis, I will post all of my new text book, No-Code VR Development Using Unity and Playmaker here on the blog! That’s right, you could conceivably compile all the upcoming NCVRDUUP posts and not pay a penny for a retail copy of the book! But seriously, don’t… Read More »

Freebie Friday! Make Gimp Look Like Photoshop? Don’t. Get Krita.

By | September 7, 2018

I’ve spent several days trying to make Gimp look like Photoshop. I followed the instructions here, here, and here, with the latter two bringing me closest to success. I had the least success with Gimpshop. For one, the top-level folder in the sourceforge download is misnamed which means that the readme install instructions will fail.… Read More »

Tutorial Tues.! How-to Increase Your WordPress Upload Limit (video)!

By | October 3, 2017

Increasing your WordPress upload limit. This may seem only tangentially related to #gameart and #gamedev, but hopefully if you’re serious about these disciplines you maintain a website in addition to all of your social media. In many cases, “website” is synonymous w/ WordPress website. If you’re a #gamedev or #gameartist, your site will undoubtedly be… Read More »

#ScreenshotSaturday! Chess Tactics RPG feat. More @tenpoundpixel!

By | September 30, 2017

In a previous post we looked at @tenpoundpixel’s Chess Tactics RPG pawn character artwork. As promised, this week we’ll look at the queen character portrait he’s created! Look!: Luminous! And illuminating too, as @tenpoundpixel gives us this .gif demonstrating his process: As we speak, Mr. Pixel is hard at work creating another set of astonishing… Read More »

#ScreenshotSaturday! Chess Tactics RPG feat. @tenpoundpixel!

By | September 23, 2017

#ScreenshotSaturday! Chess Tactics RPG feat. @tenpoundpixel! I’ve been rolling out the Chess Tactics RPG announcement, slowly, in bits and pieces over the course of a few years now. Part of the problem, as described in this indieview podcast, has been deciding which of my 7 favorite projects to pursue. As a result, Chess Tactics RPG… Read More »