Thursday, June 30, 2011

Link roundup

1. Blogger was down all night again. You had to really hunt for an acknowledgment and solution.

2. I meant to post this last night, but here's a fascinating line from the tour of Neca:

Here paint applications are applied based on a Paint Master NECA provides. These can get pretty complex. For example, NECA's Gears of War figures feature 150+ paint applications per figure, most all done by hand in the Chinese factories. That's alot of work to make one figure - about 6 - 9 months from start to finish.
3. Dr. Sketchy's San Francisco had a Star Wars-themed session. Here's a semi-safe for work video of the event, and a totally NSFW version, and you can find the uploaded sketches here.