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Art & Graphic Design

The Fallout Overlay Creation Kit

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October 30, 2018

As some readers may know, I occasionally work on assets for streaming games. This started because I used to have a display that ran at 1920×1200, which is a…

Commissions

Red Mage items made practical

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June 18, 2018

Our Red Mage commission also involved fabricating a spell-casting offhand ‘orb’ or crystal. Much like every other part of this commission project, I vastly underestimated the amount of work…

3D Printing Commissions Cosplay & Props

Modeling an Ancient Magus

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March 24, 2018

We were approached to help make the mask and some other elements of the character Elias Ainsworth from the anime series The Ancient Magus Bride. I’m a fan of…

3D Printing Commissions Cosplay & Props

This baby’s an antique!

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January 28, 2018

A proper write-up of this project is overdue, so I’m going to make the necessary amends in this post.

As briefly covered in our previous video, we were presented with…

3D Printing Commissions Mold-making and Casting

Of Mesopotamian Supermen

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December 16, 2017

The title’s not a typo, and I’m not drunk. This post’s about one of my guilty pleasures, and it will require a bit of explanation! If you want to…

Blade Runner Cosplay & Props Electronics

Riding small-scale lightning

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December 14, 2017

I regret how long this has been taking me, but work has been driving me nuts lately, and I’m also doing my best to teach myself how to design…

Blade Runner Cosplay & Props Electronics Source Code

A bit of screen time

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November 7, 2017

A few weeks ago I sent Doug Harlocker, the props master for Blade Runner 2049, a message asking for information about this prop. I never got a response. That’s…

Blade Runner Cosplay & Props Electronics

Prototyping the Scanner

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November 1, 2017

I had time to rig up a quick test of the initial Voight-Kampff electronics setup. I have had a bunch of projects where I have prototyped something on a…

3D Printing Blade Runner Cosplay & Props Electronics

Blinded by the light

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October 31, 2017

Over on TheRPF.com, a user named simply ‘stan’ shared some interesting numbers – measurements, apparently, for the screen-used Voight-Kampff prop?

I don’t know where these dimensions actually came from, as…

3D Printing Blade Runner Cosplay & Props

Just look up and to the left

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October 21, 2017

So I’ve been bitten by the Blade Runner bug thanks to the new movie and I wanted to make a couple things from it for my own collection. Everyone…

3D Printing Commissions Cosplay & Props Electronics Titanfall

Titanfall Pilot Battery

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September 15, 2017

I had a few requests to model up the Pilot battery from Titanfall and figured I’d take a crack at it, so I’ve been working on this in my…

Art & Graphic Design Cosplay & Props Titanfall

Knives in progress – now with 100% more boxes!

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August 8, 2017

I wanted to share what I hope is a nice little surprise: We’ve made collectible boxes to ship the finished items out in!

We ordered dielines from Packlane for boxes…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Titanfall

Sheath for Data Knife

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July 28, 2017

I’ve got a lot of updates to add to the site, but my time to do so has been limited by my day job, so I’m going to start…

Cosplay & Props Electronics Titanfall

Data Knife 2.0 – and copies to come!

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May 31, 2017

While I was happy with my older dataknife versions, I kept having a nagging feeling I could do better. This, I think, is better. This knife is┬áthe result of…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Titanfall

Spectre head mount for Data Knife

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May 24, 2017

Would have finished the updated Data Knife yesterday, but it looks like I ran out of Neopixel Jewels to actually work with, so I’m waiting on a new order….