When you want an image to use for your character portrait, you have two choices:
- Spend years mastering the art of sci-fi / fantasy illustration. Perhaps attend art school. Hone your craft until you can fully realize your character on paper just as you imagine them.
- Use Google Image Search and swipe something that looks roughly like how you want your character to look.
For whatever reason, most players take the lazy way and opt for #2, despite the fact that there is a 90% chance they are going to look like a brooding androgynous goth / punk elf holding the wrong weapon.
A video Let's Play series I collaborated on from 2009 to 2017.
There are two major schools of thought about how you should write software. Here's what they are and why people argue about it.
Crash Dot Com
Back in 1999, I rode the dot-com bubble. Got rich. Worked hard. Went crazy. Turned poor. It was fun.
A look at the main Borderlands games. What works, what doesn't, and where the series can go from here.
The plot of this game isn't just dumb, it's actively hostile to the player. This game hates you and thinks you are stupid.