Some people collect stamps for a hobby. I’m a writer by day, but 3D modeling and digital artist by night (or noon or whenever I’m bored). What I’m about to show you here was originally supposed to be more about modding than modeling, since all I was PLANNING to create personally, from scratch, all-by-myself, was the shape, but things… did not turn out that way. Anyway, rest assured that I’ve created everything from scripted apple pies to flying spaceships in 3d. Once you get started, it’s an addiction.
Same with modding. Modding is all about artists who can’t resist the urge to fiddle with stuff, either to make it better (for them), to expand on the idea, or to import that idea into a different platform. I’ve been watching “Clash of the Titans” obsessively on HBO (and in particular Mads Mikkelsen’s character of Draco), and I thought it might be cool to have my own Draco avatar on the Hypergrid. I’m not swearing that this avatar will be importable across all my grids, since I began with the champagne/Cadillac of avatar mods (Second Life), but I should be able to drag Draco with me most…Read more.