Hey guys, not dead :)
Probably gonna start posting some art again soon, I've painted many new miniatures and as soon as I get my lazy butt in gear I'll take some photos of them. In the meantime I plan to try and get back into some more traditional painting as well. Hope everyone I used to follow is still doing well, I've got something like 3 thousand deviations to get caught up on, yikes.. but I plan to look though all of them!
So I saw the new Sherlock movie today.. pretty entertaining. Doesn't require much thought, which made it seem cheap to me. I guess I expect Holmes' movies to have some kind of insanely clever plot that's impossible to follow, and while this movie had it's twists.. I didn't get that *surprise!* feeling at the end. The CG was cool.. had typically impossible fight scenes and all that crap.
But what really bothered me was the deliberate cliffhanger ending. I realize that many movies have this now, and I'm not opposed to a followup exactly.. but yet I'm pissed off. What happened to movies finishing their stories, becoming popular, THEN getting th
Hopefully. Guess who had to get ANOTHER logic board for her mac? See an earlier journal for the story: http://luftwaffles.deviantart.com/journal/20556993/
Seems I was too hasty in blaming Apple.. it wasn't totally their fault.. my laptop was the victim of Nvidia putting out thousands (possibly millions) of faulty GPUs in machines. Not just Apple either.. HP, Dell, Sony.. a whole fuckload of brands. Back when my first board failed, Apple claims they didn't know there was an issue and gave me another faulty board. Which failed last week. Since then they have publicly announced they are replacing all flawed GPUs for free and reimbursing people