First thing to say, this is not an 'educational' Journal in the sense that it does not add anything new to *HOW* to make and sell adoptables, I have already written most of what I know about adopts in the previous Journals, the links to those will be at the end of this Journal.
The Adoptable World has changed a lot in the 6 years that I've been in it.
In the beginning, there were only a handful of people having adoptable accounts and even less did original species or original designs. You wanted a never-seen-before character? You had to design it yourself. You could count on one had the ARPGs that had original species (not counting mythical creatures). Then more and more people joined in, started making adopts of all kinds, started creating new species, new lore, new everything. More people are joining, and it suddenly becomes difficult to make and sell adopts. New ideas are harder to create and there's drama everywhere.
Being in the community for so long, you kind of forget how hard i