I'm sure at least SOME of you know about DosBox, right? An emulator that let you fool your computer into believing it's an older PC running DOS instead of Windows.
Today I dicovered DosBox Turbo. It's basically the same, but for Android. That's right. I can now play my oldschool games on my tablet. How cool is that?! ^_^
Here's two tests I did with it. I'm a bit slow and clumbsy, but that's because I hold that camera AND try to control the game at the same time...
The first game is "Ultima 7 - The Black Gate".
I've never heard of it before, but apparently Inktober is an artist movement that started several years back. In short it calls on artistically inclined people to create one (or more) ink drawing or painting a day throughout the month of October.
I've decided to give it a go, and here's my daily contribution...
A few of the boys at my kindergarten are deeply and thoroughly gripped by the fandom around TMNT. Yestersay two of them asked if I could draw a "ninja turtle". I know they actually ment a "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle", but since I'm a sadistic bastard I decided to be really literal.
Here's the result..
I was excited by the trailer, disliked it during open beta and succumbed with about 2 hours to go and purchased a Founders pack. And once I actually got into the game, I found there is a lot to love about it. But before I give you a brief summary about it, have a read of this - the response of their CEO to their launch issues.
Hey all, it's been a long time since anything was posted here and I dearly miss both posting and reading! I have to admit, ever since I switched jobs over two years ago, I can't post here during the work day so I've been terrible about getting on. But enough of excuses! What has everybody been up to?
I remember Stigg introducing that one aeons ago. By now, there's been three books published in German.
The artist started a kickstarter for an English version, with worldwide shipping.
If you want to refresh your memory, simply go to wormworldsaga.com
Or maybe this gorgeous picture will refresh your memory :)
I've had a few days to play with my new toy now, and everything that bothered me with the Surface 2 is gone. I don't have as much space on the Note 10.1 but I don't lack for it either.
I've been testing out a drawing app called LayerPaint HD, and it might just be the best drawing app for Android. It might not be as versatile as Clover Paint, but it's not as overwhelming either.
I took a photo of a crude sketch I made with a real pencil on paper and imported it into LayerPaint HD. I then reduced the opacity to about 20% and created a new layer on top where I'm drawing the lines anew.