As a running internet joke, my friend Greg Miller at Kinda Funny was petitioning Insomniac Games to have “Shirtless Spider-Man” put into the PlayStation 4 exclusive Marvel’s Spider-Man video game. A lot of the fans were creating “Shirtless Spider-Man” fan art online, so I decided to take in on the fun. This isn’t the 1st […]
Back in August I decided to take part in ArtStation and Gnomon’s Masterclass training series. This masterclass dealt with art production for the gaming industry. I got to learn from artists from some of the top gaming studios in the world like Ubisoft Sofia, Guerilla Games, Sony Santa Monica Studios, Edios Montreal, Blizzard Games, and […]
The past few weeks I’ve been exploring the growing world of digital voice assistants. Another aspect of user experience being considered now, is the power and potential of voice user interface (VUI). With the advancement in smart speakers and mobile phone assistants, the power of using voice commands is creating a lot of application potentials. […]
I am very interested in the virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) industry. The only true way to understand how it all works is to actually put on the headset and experience it for your self. However as someone who’s transitioning to the UI and UX field, I’m already seeing some flaws. From a […]
Been following the NBA Free Agency lately to see what my Toronto Raptors will do anything. Glad LeBron James left the Eastern Conference, maybe the Raptors have a chance. Then there’s Golden State just absolutely stocking up non-stop with a starting 5 of All-Stars Steph Curry Kevin Durrant Draymond Green Klay Thompson DeMarcus Cousins They […]
So Space Force, eh? We should really focus on space exploration, not space militarization. Then again I guess the President must have watched Independence Day recently and saw the need to defend themselves. Well if you need to design a new space force division put me in the ring for consideration.
This past weekend in Toronto I attended FITC FutureWorld held at the Ontario College of Art and Design (OCAD). FutureWorld is a collection of talks and presentations evolving around robots, artificial intelligence, and smart machines. Originally I wanted to attend the event because I would get to hear from the legendary Syd Mead. Syd’s iconic […]
On May 27th, my brother and I took part in Doors Open Toronto. It’s an initiative by the city of Toronto to open up spaces for tours, that are not readily available to public access. This year Ubisoft Toronto opened up their studio for a tour. Well not exactly the entire studio, we did get […]