So interestingly enough, Genzo did actually finish the commission after the dispute came around. And this is the result:
Sloppy ass lineart, off-model character designs to my characters, over-usage of assets and stock images, and of course, none of this being what I had asked for for the original commission. And of course none of the edits were done to what I asked for either so he just finished the comm to just be done with it.
The dispute thankfully went in my favor and I owe him no money over this after this tiresome mess I had to go through. He's still not worth commissioning though.
Well, I'm normally not in favors of doing journals like this because... negative attention is just bad all around. Call outs are not good all around.
But being ripped away $400 over a "supposedly finished drawing" because an artist is so incompetent to not respond to my messages pisses me the fuck off and should be announced. If this was a $