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by Umberto Octo
Sat 30 Jul 2016, 00:00
Forum: General
Topic: Inspiration: Stories/franchises, Music, Art ...
Replies: 46
Views: 11965

Re: Inspiration: Stories/franchises, Music, Art ...

from the comic book world—Saga by Brian K. VaughnAnd don't forget Fiona Staples. :)
Fixed my neglectfulness.
That is why I rarely use my phone to post. I try to be as brief as possible.
by Umberto Octo
Fri 29 Jul 2016, 07:45
Forum: General
Topic: Inspiration: Stories/franchises, Music, Art ...
Replies: 46
Views: 11965

Re: Inspiration: Stories/franchises, Music, Art ...

Add:
from the comic book world—Saga by Brian K. Vaughan & Fiona Staples
from the animated film world—Titan A.E. dir. by Don Bluth


EDIT: filled in my authorial neglect of Fiona.
by Umberto Octo
Tue 26 Jul 2016, 08:52
Forum: General
Topic: Inspiration: Stories/franchises, Music, Art ...
Replies: 46
Views: 11965

Re: Inspiration: Stories/franchises, Music, Art ...

Thanks for the trailer!
by Umberto Octo
Mon 25 Jul 2016, 07:21
Forum: General
Topic: Inspiration: Stories/franchises, Music, Art ...
Replies: 46
Views: 11965

Re: Inspiration: Stories/franchises, Music, Art ...

I ordered the physical. Impatiently, I downloaded a digital.
Some books I can read digital only—
others I need the tactile experience.
by Umberto Octo
Sun 24 Jul 2016, 02:38
Forum: General
Topic: Inspiration: Stories/franchises, Music, Art ...
Replies: 46
Views: 11965

Re: Inspiration: Stories/franchises, Music, Art ...

Have fun! It's quite a brick of a comic, and it's suprisingly heavy reading material, but it still is sublime. :) Habibi is incredible! Gorgeous illustrations that befit the subject matter. Lettered calligraphy that turns into geography and architecture... I wish I had a physical book instead of a ...
by Umberto Octo
Sat 23 Jul 2016, 06:50
Forum: General
Topic: Google+ community
Replies: 2
Views: 1257

Google+ community

I've set up a space for a Coriolis community on Google+.

It's rather empty now, but there isn't much to work with... yet. :P
by Umberto Octo
Fri 22 Jul 2016, 22:24
Forum: General
Topic: Inspiration: Stories/franchises, Music, Art ...
Replies: 46
Views: 11965

Re: Inspiration: Stories/franchises, Music, Art ...

Thank you for the many sources and links. I am currently reading Revelation Space by Alastair Reynolds, which was suggested to me before I encountered Coriolis , but I just picked up a copy of Habibi by Craig Thompson because of this reference. Eager to see the English rules/setting in a quickstarte...
by Umberto Octo
Sun 17 Jul 2016, 05:34
Forum: General
Topic: Insights into the Arabian Nights
Replies: 9
Views: 1322

Re: Insights into the Arabian Nights

I was allured as well to the Kickstarter through the Arabian Nights hook. Aside from reading and re-reading translations of the Scheherazade's tales, while I was in University some years ago, a friend of mine was a Qatari girl who studied pre-Islamic Arabic & Persian poetry. Incredible literature. R...