(This is this Wednesday’s peek into the inking of the graphic novel as it moves forward. )
So it is odd that in a comic about a town of retired 8-bit heroes you’ve never seen the actual town, no?Â The secret is that I’ve been saving this gooey morsel for the book. Lots of action across the whole enchanted island left to explore but the town is a whole different set of zeros and ones I want you to interact with firsthand.
“But what does the life of the average domesticated video game action hero entail?”, you ask rhetorically at your screen. But then your screen responds:
Cereal. Lots of Cereal. And when there is no Cereal, THERE WILL BE BLOOD! (Fun fact #1: Cereal is ancient Mayan for the word penguin.*)
And I have good news to report on progress – I’m dipping into the 100+ inked page mark very soon with pencils past 200+ pages. What was a bunch of finished drawings is slowly turning into a book! Who knew? I bet cereal did.
Free Prize Inside,
* Fun Fact #2: Fun Fact #1 is completely untrue!