Catching up with some reading during the vacation
Just woke up, don’t mind me
Ah the good old days! Rolemaster is what got me into “crunchy” TTRPG systems back in high school! It’s fun to dig back into it…
Gamer Stats from White Dwarf in the 80s https://ludovic.chabant.com/devblog/2019/07/07/gamer-stats-from-white-dwarf/
Free Geek Vancouver is apparently in need of funding and are asking for money (including a newly launched Patreon). I got rid of old electronics multiple times thanks to them so consider donating! https://www.vancouverisawesome.com/2019/07/06/free-geek-vancouver-plea-donations/
A lost Lunar hoplite encounters a horny Broo. Still gotta work on so many aspects of drawing, mostly not being impatient. But at least, reading Glorantha/Runequest again is giving me inspiration!
Nice, Sandman is going forward as a Netflix series… although I’m not so excited at the creative people attached to the project so far, except for Gaiman executive-producing, of course. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/sandman-tv-series-neil-gaiman-david-goyer-a-go-at-netflix-1220761
Addendum to last post https://ludovic.chabant.com/devblog/2019/07/04/no-algorithms/: the only “algorithm” I ever wanted in an RSS reader is the ability to separate “high frequency” and “low frequency” feeds, so irregular blogs don’t get drowned by big websites. Fiery Feeds, for instance, does that.
After deAdder was fired from a New Brunswick newspaper over a Trump cartoon, it looks like, as always with social media, the initially justified outrage grew out of hand https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/brunswick-news-cartoonist-greg-perry-1.5198786?cmp=rss. Yay social media.
2019 ENnies Nominations https://ludovic.chabant.com/devblog/2019/07/03/ennies-nominations/
Well, that’s a wrap for Canada Day. The kids got their fireworks, and daddy got his chocolate 😋
Tired: learning Dvorak to improve typing efficiency
Wired: Creating a conlang with a letter distribution that makes QWERTY the most efficient layout
Today’s kids’ debate at home: are thumbs fingers?
Dev on Unreal (Cameras/Cinematics). Previously on Frostbite. Web developer hobbyist. Occasional artist.
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