Book Stuff and a Little Bit About Me
I started R.F. Kuang's The Poppy War: A Novel for a reason. I finished it because of how well it represented a comp to my own unpublished project. Most of the things I could write about the plot of this novel will spoil the ending, so it might work to [...]
Quick Take: If you love RTS/ARPG games give this book a shot. It might let you scratch that itch while you recharge your switch.
Peace Talks by Jim Butcher is the 16th book on a long running series. I feel like this title has particularly tried to harken back to the earlier days of the series, referencing Harry's conflict with ghouls and the sorcerer Justin from the first book. This creates a bit of [...]
Quick take: I found this book immediately engrossing, but capital G on gross. Partial Review The sample of All the Stars and Teeth by Adalyn Grace that I downloaded from Kindle was good enough that I ended up buying this book. It features a strong female protagonist named Amora who [...]
I am finally figuring out this UV map stuff and getting textures the way I want. Parts of this gun are starting to look real!
I'm posting my first results from Substance Painter. There are some things I like about how it rendered and some things I am pretty unhappy with. As I suspected, the cylinder looks really wonky and the UV maps are way off. Generally antique revolvers have a pattern engraved on them, [...]