Sonic Design to be Changed Following Criticism

In what was an instant and unanimous decision, the internet fiercely rejected the character design for the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog film after the first trailer’s release. Now, the film’s director, Jeff Fowler, has taken to Twitter to reveal that amid the criticism the character design will now be changed. Thank you for the support. And the criticism. The message is loud and clear… you aren’t happy with the design & you want changes. It’s going to happen. Everyone at Paramount & Sega are fully committed to making this character the BEST he can be… Sonic The Hedgehog opens on … Continue reading Sonic Design to be Changed Following Criticism

The 2019 My Famicase Exhibition

Each year, METEOR Japan opens the floor to artists and designers from all over the world and invites them to enter the My Famicase Exhibition. A collection of fake games, created by hundreds of talented individuals. Everyone creates a cover for the game, tasking METEOR with finding the perfect color, and style cartridge for their title. Afterwards, they are all put on display for those in Tokyo to view at the physical storefront.

You can hit the jump to check out my entry for this year, my 5th (!) time being in the show, as well as many of my favorites for 2019.

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Join the Ph LEVEL Discord Server!

If you’re a fan of what we do here, as well as what we cover – that includes video games, anime, movies, comic books, fashion, and more – we’d love to chat! The Ph LEVEL Discord server is now open for business, and we’d love to chat more with everyone on the latest news across pop culture! If you don’t have a Discord account, you can get one at DiscordApp.com and use the link below to join the conversation! Join us at discord.gg/mAb6sH3 Continue reading Join the Ph LEVEL Discord Server!

Kermit Inspired Typeface Will Make You Smile

The designers at MCKLand COLLINS have created an loveably psychedelic typeface inspired by everyone’s favorite frog, Kermit. Kernit, as they’ve named the font, is “meant to capture the same imagination, fun and whimsy which we came to love in Henson’s vivid work.” The design was originally intended for a Jim Henson exhibition at New York’s Museum of the Moving Image, but has since been made available in two styles: block, and outline, and is free for download. If you’d like to get your hands on the free font, you can download it here. Continue reading Kermit Inspired Typeface Will Make You Smile

Streaming Live on Twitch This Sunday!

If you’re interested, I’ll be streaming some design work this Sunday! I’m not exactly sure of the time just yet, but head over to my Twitch by clicking the banner above and give me a follow to get updated when I go live! This will be my first stream, so I’m pretty excited to give it a try and look forward to chatting with everyone while also getting some much-needed work done! Continue reading Streaming Live on Twitch This Sunday!