The Colony pt. 1

Last friday, we played a tabletop game called Follow, we used the Colony sample story. In Follow, you create a major and a minor character to play as. My major character is named Neev and my minor character is Hugh Mann. Neev is a twenty-something year old engineer with a pretty casual disposition, he seems apathetic but is quite observant, though he can be rather snarky at times.

 

In Follow, each character has a want from the quest, and a want from another character, what Neev wants from the quest is change, while he wants knowledge from Experience (Olivia’s character.) In addition, he is the object of desire from another character; Charity, though he doesn’t know why. our current quest in our game is to raise the colony’s morale, a goal that has yet to be achieved

ICTX/IDS Progress Report

something went wrong with the coding in my prototype

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this is what its supposed to look like

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but when the character enters the air, it clips through the ground and disappears

I am currently working on fixing this

 

Edit 1: I have manged to fix the clipping issue,but now when you jump you just hover an inch or two off the ground instead of landing. hopefully I’ll be able to fix this soon

 

Edit 2: I have made lots of progress on my game, there are now more rooms, and there are enemies that don’t walk off the ledge, I am going to try and work on menus and level design

Quesadilla

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Step One: get your ingredients together and grate your cheese

 

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Step Two: put some oil in a pan

 

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Step Three: put the tortilla in the pan and put the cheese

 

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Step Four: let the cheese melt and flip it over

 

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Step Five: eat

 

Hard Boiled Egg

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The first step of hard boiling the egg is to get the egg out of the carton

 

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Second step is to put the egg into the water and wait for it to boil, once it is boiling turn off the heat for 10-12 minutes

 

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Step three is to drain the water out of the pan and let the egg cool

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Step four: Enjoy!

New Computer

.20160908_102229    I got a new computer during the summer, as my old one stopped working at the beginning of the summer. I ordered the new laptop online from best buy and it took three tries before it ordered correctly. It took two weeks for the laptop to arrive

Inquiry Journal 2015-05-30

Today I looked back and reflected on the drawings I had done so far. I rated them via rubric, the things that I judged about the drawing were: creativity, realism, proportion, and originality. The five drawings I rated were: a thermos, a spider web, an apple and my drawings for the science project. Because these drawings were rather amateurish however, none of them scored particularly high. Despite the fact that they aren’t high quality I’m still proud of them.

Inquiry Journal 2015-05-21

Today was the day that I did my interview with the artist from Place des Arts. I feel like the interview went quite well, I asked my questions thoughtfully but didn’t take too long and the artist was very nice and answered each question fully. She gave me some good advice and some handouts of certain techniques.