IS MY GAME PORTFOLIO GOOD ENOUGH

IS MY GAME PORTFOLIO GOOD ENOUGH

Breaking into the game industry isn’t easy. For years and years, it’s been pretty hard to crack the code. Personally, I got my opportunity out of sheer luck over 20 years ago. Something I am more grateful for as time passes. That said, the opportunities ARE out there....
JOURNEY OF A STORY

JOURNEY OF A STORY

Story is everything. They are a part of being human. Since humans walked the earth, we have told stories from cave drawings to the written word to moving pictures. We are compelled to create our own stories based on our own life experiences or our imagination. Every...
HAVE YOUR WORK SEEN

HAVE YOUR WORK SEEN

Sounds simple enough right? In theory it is, put up great work and people will notice-peers, potential employers, and more. That is a step in the process, an important one at that. The thing is when you want to get your work noticed, there are a few small things you...
IS IT CRUNCH TIME?

IS IT CRUNCH TIME?

Does the video game industry still expect people to “Crunch”? That’s still a really tricky question today. Video games are an ever growing industry in which the demand for high quality content continues to exponentially grow with the added pressure of...
EXECUTION OVER PERFECTION

EXECUTION OVER PERFECTION

Whether it be a freelance gig, a job at work, or a project on your own, you know one thing, you have to get it done, like, yesterday. It’s the usual deal—lot’s of stuff, no time, blah, blah, blah. It has tons of moving pieces, deliverables, and of course, you feel...
CHARACTER DESIGN WORKSHOP

CHARACTER DESIGN WORKSHOP

It is so great to see so many passionate individuals who are looking to better their skills as an artist. This was especially true at our first Digital Character Design with Travis Overstreet power-mentor workshop! The students were taken through the journey of...