Wow! So it's been over a year since I started my puppet project and I'm still getting messages and questions about Wheatley every week. You guys are nuts! In the best way. <3 I can't thank you enough for all the interest and kind words. It's been a great year taking Wheaters to conventions and getting to know fellow Portal fans. :3
If you've sent me a message on devart, my blog or youtube there's a good chance you've learned that I'm really really horrible about answering messages. You guys have been so patient with me and I've been meaning to sit down and write a better faq for a while now. I've got my coffee so let's do this thing!
Oh my gosh, you guys. I don't even know what to say. When I put Wheatley up the day before yesterday I hoped people would like him, but I never imagined a response like this. 48 hours later he's appeared on every gaming blog I've ever heard of, news sites, tumblr.. for a while he was on the first page of Reddit. o_o I've been interviewed for articles and at the end of the first day had over 4,000 waiting messages on Deviant Art. And then I logged on from work today to find I've been given my very first Daily Deviation.
Thank you so much.
Really. Thank you all for your overwhelmingly positive response to this. I honestly had no idea what I w