Two years ago, I wrote Twenty Four. I didn't write a Twenty Five because much of last year was a continuation. Now, two years later, I'm ready to give an update on my life, my feelings, and my mindset.
Cooking & 3D Modeling
These are the skills I primarily focused on between 2016 - 2018.
I've made progress on them to where I feel comfortable saying "I can cook" and "I can do hard surface modeling." As someone who tends to generalize rather than specialize, I've drawn my lines - I've reached Read more [...]
Adapting Other CCG Mechanics into Zems, Pt. 1
As a card game designer, it's my duty to stay up to date on other card games and to bring some of their funnest mechanics into Zems. Here, I discuss some of these mechanics and how we might adapt them into our own game. Read more [...]
The UI Design of Zems
Crafted in 5 weeks with over 60 iterations for every single element, the Zems UI concept was an exploration in shaping contrast. Read more [...]
August 2014 Wrapup and September 2014 Tenlist
I completed most of the items on my August tenlist. In this post, I discuss what happened with each individual item and also share my September tenlist.
August 2014 Tenlist
1. Pass Sociology 140. [Completed?]
This one is kind of funny, since I'm pretty sure I passed the class but grades have still not been posted yet. Meanwhile, the next semester at Cal has started and if for some odd reason I didn't pass the class, that means I'm going to miss weeks of instruction for any class I would have Read more [...]