TIE Fighter Animated Short Took 4 Years to Make

This nice little piece of Imperial propaganda took the artist 4 years of weekends to create.

What if there was an Empire-focussed [sic] short Star Wars animation, drawn with the crazy detail and shading of classic 80s anime that’s all but vanished from Japan nowadays?
Well, I tried my best. Apologies in advance for not living up to Venus Wars standards.
Drawn and animated by yours truly over 4 years’ worth of weekends, with music by the living guitar solo Zak Rahman and sound design by up and coming audio technician Joseph Leyva. Fans of Lucasarts’ seminal 1994 TIE Fighter game may notice a few familiar sights and sounds. That “incoming missile” noise gives me horrible flashbacks to this day…

Life is Rated R – 10 the Podcast

Life is Rated R. It’s up to us as parents to provide guidance to our children in maneuvering through a landscape filled with inappropriate content.

Life is Rated R

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“The God Conspiracy” by Derek P. Gilbert Book Review

With the release of The God Conspiracy Derek P. Gilbert dives into the thriller/suspense genre head first. This seems like a more comfortable element for Derek as he’s been hosting PID Radio for 5 years where he and his wife and fellow authorSharon K. Gilbert have found plenty of source material for their novels.

Derek P. Gilbert‘s novel The God Conspiracy weaves a tale of political intrigue and faith. His first novel, Iron Dragons was a fantasy novel with an alien twist. This novel is completely different and seems to be a better fit for Derek’s writing style.

It’s available for free at Podiobooks and available in Paperback and e-book formats. It was originally released in 2009 but made it’s debut on Kindle last year. Continue reading ““The God Conspiracy” by Derek P. Gilbert Book Review”