Ten 1st World Problems caused by Mass Effect1- Irritated by Kelly/Samantha telling me that someone would like to talk to me on another deck even though I JUST CAME FROM THAT DECK.Ten 1st World Problems caused by Mass Effect2 years ago in Personal More Like This
2- Irritated that my FemShep runs like she has a sausage and eggs between her legs even though she's clearly a woman.
3- Annoyed that Shepard is carrying a gun in a cutscene that I didn't equip him with (where did he get it from??).
4- Irritated that the piece of armor that would give me great stats is just plain ugly and would ruin my outfit.
5- Irritated that wearing a helmet would increase my stats but I refuse to wear it because I then can't see my Shepard speak.
6- Upset at having to kill defenseless pyjaks to get a discount from the Krogan store.
7- Irritated that to play Mass Effect 1 again I would have to sit through all that pointless driving around in the goddamn Mako.
8- Annoyed that Jack won't get together with my FemShep even though I thought for sure she'd be the one female in the game that would.
9- Annoyed at Liara for giving me fifty c
Bioware and the end of the Mass Effect seriesThis is something I felt compelled to write;Bioware and the end of the Mass Effect series2 years ago in Personal More Like This
both as a gamer and the influences that helped shape me as a developer.
Almost a year from when I touched my last save file, I finally "finished" the Mass Effect series. I played all the DLC and I beat the game, one last time. It was a somber ending, because it put a final end to a character I have played since 2007. I have games that I love, games stretching back to my childhood, and games that I would consider myself to be a huge fan of. I can count on one hand though (and not using all my fingers), franchises that have sucked me in and crafted characters that made me care about them in such a way, that turns this 6'5 developer into your everyday excitable fan (not Justin Beiber level though, that'd be just plain crazy). The Mass Effect series is one of those few titles.
I have looked up to Bioware for many years. Combined with my love for Point & Click advent
The Thane MOD *Keep Thane Alive***FINAL UPDATE**The Thane MOD *Keep Thane Alive*2 years ago in Personal More Like This
The day has arrived, and users are now able to download the ThaneMOD from nexusmods , and moddb . *Remember: the Installation Guide included with all packages is your friend.* There is yet one more surprise....Ottemis, one of the original creators of the Thane inspired Hoodie, has graciously extended her Texture library by creating brand new (and exclusive for the ThaneMOD) Thane-centric HR Hoodies. These are available for BOTH genders. Currently they are being offered through the nexusmod site, along side of the ThaneMOD. We will eventually include them directly with the "packages", in our next version release. Thank you for this wonderful addition.
Over the past 10 months, the ThaneMOD team has had Eurekas! and set backs. We
Mass Effect 3 - Happy Ending Mod...Mass Effect 3 - Happy Ending Mod2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Yet again the Mass Effect Fandom proved that it will not leave the ending in the state it was presented in the game. A certain (fan!) mod was created (and is right now in the testing phase) a Happy Ending Mod for ME3. We can destroy the Reapers, Shepard lives (EDI and Geth too) and most importantly of all we don't have to worry about the Star Child.
Instruction how to install it and the mod itself can be found here:
You can also check how the mod works here on youtube:
And a few pictures:
( source of images-> http://lady-blackfish.tumblr.com )
Drell female officially revealed - Irikah Krios...Drell female officially revealed - Irikah Krios5 months ago in Personal More Like This
Drell female officially revealed - Irikah Krios in ME Foundation
Do you remember lieutenant Abrudas from ME:Evolution comic? Yes, that was the first Turian female even shown during the cycle of Mass Effect trilogy.
And now a preview of a new issue of ME: Foundation #12 has appeared... and inside... First official appearance of a Drell Female.
This time they showed Thane's wife that is known to the players through Thane's tales about his past.
So for the time being I'll upload the screens from the preview:
What do you think?
Abrudas was shown several months before Omeda DLC and the official design for Turian females didn't stray far from the comic version.
Maybe that means ME4 will have Drell Females. Who knows. If so, they probably will be similar to Irikah.
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Last year I visited a craft fair and discovered in the paper decoration / paper crafting a super great new material.
Maybe some of you know it.
But here in german Cosplay scene, and perhaps also for many other countries it's really a novelty.
It can be used for paper decoration, for gemstones, paint and much more.
In this tutorial I made a kind of decoration for costumes versions/ setting f
Something awesome is happening with Sailormoon!UPDATE: IT'S A NEW ANIME SERIES! NEWS IS HERE.Something awesome is happening with Sailormoon!2 years ago in Deviant Events More Like This
Check out this article on Crunchroll for all the details!
"In celebration of its 20th anniversary, the original Japanese voice actors will once again reunite for an appearance which will be streamed live from Nico Nico. They will recount nostalgic memories, divulge behind-the-scenes secrets, unveil 20th anniversary merchandise, and surprise the fans with an exciting new announcement."
Emphasis is mine.
AHHH NEW MERCH!? AHHHHHH NEW ANNOUNCEMENT?!
BEGIN WEEK LONG SPECULATION!
EDIT: Apparently a bunch of people don't know that the English manga is already being republished in the USA with updated transl
5-The Diary of Jane (Jane's List for Garrus)Jane's List for Garrus5-The Diary of Jane (Jane's List for Garrus)2 years ago in Personal More Like This
1. Please don't sharpen your talons on the furniture. I've provided a special post for this in the room behind the laundry where you put your weights and gym equipment.
2. I love sushi too, but I prefer it dead before I eat it. I know you love to fish but please don't do this in front of me again. I nearly fainted and you know I've seen some grisly things.
3. I don't need to hear again how your mom use to deep fry things that look like my hamster, and serve them as appetizers.
4. Please don't use my knitting yarn as dental floss. I sent to Palaven for a new supply for you. It will be here in a few days.
5. I get it that casting is a family activity for Turians, but humans are just not with that hairball kind of thing. I love you dearly, but there are some things I can't do with you, so please regurgitate that stuff in private.
Garrus' List for Jane
1. If you find the seat up, leave it up. I live here too. Will double the size of the master bathroom and ins
Shepard Wallpaper ID ProjectHi guys!!!!Shepard Wallpaper ID Project2 years ago in Personal More Like This
I am working on a project and would love to offer you a spot on my list if you want too.
I am making Shepard ID wallpapers. Basically it will look something like this... http://belanna42.deviantart.com/#/d5pdgu6
If you would like me to do a wallpaper of your Shepard, I would be more than happy to do one. Now, I am not going to promise you that it will be done in a few days since I will be working on my own Shepards and other things.. but please.. if you want one.. let me know.
Here is what I am asking.
name: (ie) John Shepard
Origin: (ie) Colonist
Reputation: (ie) Ruthless
Class: (ie) Engineer
Paragon, Renegade, or Paragade?
If you want to throw in who your Shepard romanced and the color theme you would like to have.... please do so
So please, post a link to your Shepard here or you can note me..
Please send me a high quality picture of your Shep if you can. If you guys send me a small or low quality one, I can't promise how
Giving up.There's a saying out there- that you'll always regret the things you didn't do more than the things you did. There's another one: It's better to beg for forgiveness than to ask for permission.Giving up.5 months ago in Deviant Events More Like This
Both are true. Lately, i've fallen in love with this show called "Battle for dream island" Seriously. Watch it. It's a short series on Youtube that's a lot like Total drama island- except, replace all the characters with talking objects and you've got the idea. I literally went on a archive binge yesterday, it is so amazing. Anywhay, I came across this video while I was snooping around Jacknjellify's youtube:
My mouth literally dropped. This guy, this guy right here- he did it. He accomplished what I always wanted to do (make a cartoon series), and even became famous!!
And you know why?
He didn't give up.
Back around the same time this came out, I also had a little comic book series. Okay, not little- I'd finished writing and drawing 26 episodes
Site Update: Bug Fixes and FeedbackIn our continuous effort to improve the deviantART experience, we're publishing weekly Site Updates to keep members informed and to gather feedback. Below is a list of recent changes to the site, bug fixes, and feedback that was brought up by members in the last Site Update.Site Update: Bug Fixes and Feedback4 months ago in DeviantART Announcements More Like This
When viewing a deviant's Featured gallery folder from the "Browse Folder” link on the Gallery Folder widget on their Profile Page, the Featured folder would not display as intended. Fixed by elhsmart
The Popular and Undiscovered browse modes were not available for Motion Books category. Re-added by ultramouse
The "Contribute Deviation" modal on a Group Gallery page could only be opened once per page load. Fixed by justgalym
The deviation selection option used in areas such as the "Contribute Deviation" modal would not render properly on smaller resolution screens. Fixed by @shendykur
Draw my OC Contest - CLOSED7/30/14 - CLOSED!Draw my OC Contest - CLOSED7 months ago in Personal More Like This
EDIT - 7/11/14 - Warning. 100 point raffle is added.
EDIT - 6/6/14 - Newer Reference is Updated.
EDIT 4 - 6/5/14 - Contest Entry Folder Is Created.
EDIT 4 - 6/2/14 - New Character!
EDIT 3 - 5/29/14 New Character!, new prizes
EDIT 2 - 5/23/14 - New Prizes, one more rule.
EDIT 1 - 5/13/14 - More rules have been set, new pairings are listed, and prize list is updated.
CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED
Late entries will be accepted before 18:00 CST, we will begin judging, results will either come in around 20:00 CST, or next day at around 12:00 CST. This does not mean you will get any deduction points, so long as you get it in!
EXTENSION TILL THE 31st OF JULY, THAT'S FINAL!
Yay! This is my very first contest I'm creating! I'm super excited! >w<
CONTEST | 38 ENTRIES! | CLOSED!Hello everyone! My contest and Fenrir--the-2nd's is now CLOSED!!CONTEST | 38 ENTRIES! | CLOSED!6 months ago in Personal More Like This
Thank you very much for all your entries, I'm really pleased and amazed by the great amount of people who joined and the great quality and thoughts you put in each work!
***Winners will be decided in about 5 days and announced in 7 days
Design an Outfit! Contest
Someone once said there was a huge wardrobe in Fenrir's Tower. Much bigger than any ever imagined, with many different- and sometimes eccentric- clothes for men, women, children. There was no purpose in having all those clothes, if not for satisfying his obsession of collecting things.
This contest is about designing a new outfit for my character, Lilith, and Fenrir--the-2nd's character Fenrir! Read about them in these refs and pull out of that huge wardrobe their new clothes!
How to enter? :bull
Neddy the Woodpecker Needs you!Okay, so I am making a online web series called "Neddy's Frenemies" and I need Writers, people who like to draw (Beginners or Pros) and storyboard artists! I am not looking for professionals, just people who are interested in helping out, and possibly making a name for themselves! So please don't be so modest! Any drawing style is accepted, because we can make it work!Neddy the Woodpecker Needs you!1 year ago in Personal More Like This
It's about Neddy the Woodpecker who is insane and crazy, and his best friend, Gregory the Bluejay:
Neddy works at the fast food restaurant Senor Spicy's Taco Shack. Beluga Beth likes to eat there:
He goes to school at Gardendale High, with many enemies he will encounter at times.
Beluga Beth Launda Loudmouth Neddy Gregory Barney Linda
Barney the Bear and Linda the Lizard are als
Traditional artwork FEATURE CONTESTTraditional artwork FEATURE CONTEST1 year ago in Deviant Events More Like This
Traditional Artwork FEATURE CONTEST
We are starting our Traditional Art Week with a CONTEST for you! No extreme efforts needed, all you'll be required to do in order to qualify for entering is to FEATURE 10 of your favorite traditional artworks - we want to see what you like and enjoy! Contest starts now (when this blog entry is published) and ends on Sunday, 15th of December (afternoon, PST). 3 Winners will be announced in a Traditional Art Week Summary blog and also in this journal (updated) and awarded a 3 months premium membership each!
✿✿✿ UPDATE - WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT ✿✿✿
We picked 3 winners (features awarded by the highest amount of points from all 3 judges), who will receive a 3-month premium membership!
Raven Feature b
sunstone review XDgotta plug this one, this guy reviews webcomics, and in all honesty i never really thought sunstone would ever be reviewed there.sunstone review XD6 months ago in Personal More Like This
dunno, just always had a mental idea of a webcomic being something with it's own site XD
anyhooo, here is the video review i must say i had a few good laughs XD
im workin on it dammit! XDcalm down , i am making the next one, there have been some unexpected real life things, but the next strip is nearing completion.im workin on it dammit! XD5 months ago in Personal More Like This
also...it's hot and humid like satans crack here XD i look at working on my computer with hate and despair!
but it must be done!
I NEED YOUR HELP! MAKE DA HEAR US!Reply to this comment if YOU like these changes and want to let dA know you support them!!!I NEED YOUR HELP! MAKE DA HEAR US!2 months ago in Personal More Like This
Explain why you think this is a a good idea/bad idea.
DO NOT REPLY TO THIS JOURNAL. REPLYING TO THIS JOURNAL WILL NOT HELP.
If you do not have the time or want to type out a long explanation, that's okay too.
Just comment "I support this", or better yet copy and paste this message:
"I like this"
(you know, if we had a like button I wouldn't need to type this comment)
If you want to help, REPOST THIS JOURNAL. Come on, let's get dA's attention! WE ALL WANT THESE CHANGES.
okay i gotta feature this!this is pretty much the perfect depiction of how things work in my wife's and my own brain nowadays XDokay i gotta feature this!1 month ago in Personal More Like This
The Street Journal: Best of SeptemberThe Street Journal: Best of September2 months ago in Art Features More Like This
Mom and Daughter by sandas04
Never Too Old by Vermontster Untitled (35) by gerdschneider
Oh! Grandpa by ZiaulKareem 01052013-01052013-dscf2007-4-1 by maurocapelli
car boot sale by lightdrafter
Untitled 484 by thelizardking25 dance with me.. by lightdrafter
Women Need IronWomen Need Iron2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Women need iron. Not the vitamin. The barbell.
We are trained by the world around us to have fucked up ideas about our bodies; iron unfucks them.
We are supposed to be as thin as possible, as small as possible, perhaps until we disappear; iron teaches us to take up space.
We are taught that the only good direction for the scale to go is down, and to agonize ritualistically when it goes up. Iron teaches us the power of gaining weight for strength and gives us another weight to care about – the weight we are lifting.
We are taught to eat small amounts daintily and treat food as sin and pleasure. Iron teaches us to eat heartily, to see food as fuel for life, and to seek out nutritious food rather than avoiding sinful food.
We are taught to think of our bodies as decorative, an object to be looked at; iron teaches us to think of our bodies as functional, our own active selves, not passive objects for another’s regard.
Whole industries exist to profit by removing from us
Welcome to the League of Legends Art Collab!And I'm am your humbled host, aftertaster7!Welcome to the League of Legends Art Collab!1 year ago in Personal More Like This
UPDATE: It is UP!
~The group will let you submit your entry to the Monthly Event folder then move it to the Featured folder. That is optional, however.
I have always wanted to start one of these art collabs! But I never knew what the theme should be, Until now! So Imma take this chance to thank the group's generous staff for giving me the opportunity! Again.
This is the League of Legends 2013 Art Collab! For those of you who don't know what an art collab is, I refer you to these amazing past examples:
News - ContestsNews - Contests2 years ago in Personal More Like This
With the end of the school year, many users find themselves with free time on their hands. The Summer is a great time for hosting and taking part in contests on deviantART. If you are hosting a contest, or if there are any contests you are excited about, leave a comment on this journal with a link to the contest
And if you like contests, watch AnotherContestGroup. There will be some changes soon that I'm sure you will want to know about
fair warning on dramah! XDi noticed a few people complaining about the drama in recent strips...fair warning on dramah! XD3 months ago in Personal More Like This
so i figured i would spare us all some hassle down the road...drama is coming!
drama is a result of actions and behaviors and you know this well. if i skimmed over it i would devaluate the character growths, and i would make a very funny but meaningless story.
yes, comedy will be back soon after, it will be present in the dramatic pages as well...but drama will happen.
so my advice, take a few months off. leave this comic for a while. i mean this honestly without a shade of cynicism or sarcasm.
sunstone is in a way like a book and at best you keep getting a few pages of a book at a time.
so to fully see the importance of the small things , details, and behaviors, you might want to let this stockpile for a while
drama too will pass and i can promise you this, there is a massive payoff to it all at the end of chapter 5
just felt like i should come upfront with this so that there is no misunderstandin