I . . drew … more human … Wheatleys.
Yep, I really enjoy drawing him.
Such an awesome character.
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A review by one of the folks sums it up perfectly:
“What worries me about Yahoo! buying Tumblr is how it would choose to incorporate the website into its email and homepage features. One of the reasons why Tumblr is so unique is because it’s a niche market. By adding more users who don’t fit into this niche, it would make it more difficult for communities to develop within Tumblr, and Tumblr would have to change to accommodate these new users. Tumblr as a website is not the kind that you can sign up for in a day and be on your way. It is a website crafted so that you can immediately post but must spend several weeks, sometimes even months, to build a community. With new users who would not be willing to spend time growing a community, Tumblr would have to be changed, which would alienate its current users. Those users have spent time and effort to make Tumblr what it is today, and they are the ones who spend time on the website daily. A user who is checking onto Tumblr because it’s attached to their homepage is not going to be as strong of a user nor as dedicated. By changing the website to suit this new user, you would lose the strong users while building an undedicated usership.
To any website that would think of buying Tumblr, they must understand that it is a website that cannot be changed to make it more user friendly to a casual blogger. I think that many Tumblr users would be less worried about a buy-out if they were promised that their communities and ways of using Tumblr would not be changed. No one is going to mind Yahoo! buying the website and gaining a few extra million dollars per year from the minimal advertising; what we will be upset with is if a company like Yahoo! then changes the website to increase casual users and decrease dedicated users. Yahoo! would gain nothing by losing this “cool” group of bloggers in an age group they so desperately want to reach, so they must cater to these individuals by leaving the website exactly as is.” - houseoftombombadilAs much as is does sound like a load of bullshit for someone to buy Tumblr, it’s a possibility. I Personally think it should stay independent and I hope David Karp keeps a hold of it like his own child. Or we make enough noise to where such major changes (if bought) will not happen. I would hate to see Tumblr turned into an advertising dump.We’re not a ‘hip fad group’ to be marketed to. I hate the fact that’s all we look like to businesses in the end.
reblogging again for this ^
With superhero sequels ten a penny these days, its somewhat surprising that we’ve yet to see a follow-up to 2004’s The Incredibles, although according to Brad Bird, there could yet be a sequel coming our way…
A sequel to the Incredibles would be awesome but let’s focus on the Brad Bird and Star Wars bit a little more:
Meanwhile, Bird’s name was one that was recently linked to the director’s chair forStar Wars: Episode VII, a position he claims he was forced to turn down on account of his schedule.
“I’ve known Kathy [Kennedy] for a while and I know George [Lucas],” reveals Bird, “and they did come to me. But the problem was, the schedule they had in mind made it impossible to do…unless I dropped Tomorrowland.
“I really want to see this movie. I love the Star Wars films, and I can’t wait to see what J.J. does, but it meant I’d have to shut down one dream to participate in another. I feel like [with Tomorrowland] we’re making something that’s really special and unique.”
Mr. Bird, you need to make a space epic. It can be Star Wars, the Incredibles sequel, maybe, or, even better, an original story concept.
I need a space epic directed by Brad Bird in my life. Animated or live-action.
In the meantime, I’ll be sitting here, watching The Iron Giant for the 100th time while I wait for Tomorrowland to hit theaters.
Oh my goodness! Sassy lady pirates challenge … It’s almost at 25,000 notes!!!
I have 900+ followers, too!!!!
Anon who requested this challenge.
I just want to give you a hug for such an awesome request. These notes just as much yours as they are mine.
(Also, the anon who requested Human Wheatley. Watched playthroughs of both games a couple nights ago and now I can’t stop drawing him!!!! Help me!!!!)