Farewell

To any who have enjoyed following my progress, I must apologize. This will be my final post.  Recent events have made clear that I have been neglecting other aspects of my life, and as much as I value art, narrative, interactivity, fantastic alternative realities, and modern culture in general, I value my relationship with my… Continue reading Farewell

The Virgilante: Sculpting the Lower Body

As I said last week, the lower body is a little beyond my milieu, so this was a bit of a challenge. I spent a couple hours on Pinterest and Google finding good reference images, which helped immensely. Even though I'm still not completely satisfied with the results of this week's sculpting, it has been… Continue reading The Virgilante: Sculpting the Lower Body

The Virgilante: Rethinking the Cloth Simulation

When I last left off, I was considering building Virgilante so that the toga above the waist was all sculpted, and only the skirt section was a cloth simulation. I spent a decent amount of time this week thinking through the obstacles that I would face with the cloth sim, and I ended up changing… Continue reading The Virgilante: Rethinking the Cloth Simulation

Book Recommendation 2: The Cuckoo’s Calling

I still remember the first time I heard of the boy wizard Harry Potter. I was staying the night at a friend's house, camped out on a mattress laid on the floor of his room when his father came in to begin their nightly ritual. He read one chapter of a book to his sons… Continue reading Book Recommendation 2: The Cuckoo’s Calling

The Virgilante: Clothing/Armor Basics

Firstly, I'd like to apologize for not posting last week. Life, as it is wont to do, got a bit hectic. My wonderful wife started a new job, I became determined to tackle the mounting pile of dishes I had neglected for far too long, and various other small tasks prevented me from doing any… Continue reading The Virgilante: Clothing/Armor Basics