Throne for queens and GMs

All development of pixel art and graphics
User avatar
Doulos
Novice
Novice
Posts: 189
Joined: Mon Jan 26, 2009 6:23 pm

Re: Throne for queens and GMs

Post by Doulos » Thu Dec 10, 2009 5:03 am

With all due respect (and I'm not a GM any more) but I would never have sat on such a chair. For several reasons, of course.

The GM job isn't one of glory, at least: it's not supposed to be. It's volunteered time and effort in order to help improve the game. Sitting on such a chair would probably bring quite a bit of verbal abuse from the players of the game... on its own. But secondly: there's a lot to do as a GM. And ensuring my butt was comfortably parked on a "throne" was just not a priority. In fact, it was pretty remote.

I think I agree with the development staff: "help" comes best when you take an assignment that needs to get done instead of just coming up with stray and random ideas the team cannot effectively use.

The chair really doesn't fit the style of art the game has to offer, by the way. But it is an interesting idea.
User avatar
Kage
Warrior
Warrior
Posts: 927
Joined: Sat May 02, 2009 7:12 pm

Re: Throne for queens and GMs

Post by Kage » Thu Dec 10, 2009 6:32 am

Doulos wrote:With all due respect (and I'm not a GM any more) but I would never have sat on such a chair. For several reasons, of course.

The GM job isn't one of glory, at least: it's not supposed to be. It's volunteered time and effort in order to help improve the game. Sitting on such a chair would probably bring quite a bit of verbal abuse from the players of the game... on its own. But secondly: there's a lot to do as a GM. And ensuring my butt was comfortably parked on a "throne" was just not a priority. In fact, it was pretty remote.

I think I agree with the development staff: "help" comes best when you take an assignment that needs to get done instead of just coming up with stray and random ideas the team cannot effectively use.

The chair really doesn't fit the style of art the game has to offer, by the way. But it is an interesting idea.
I wonder if there will be a mana buzz article about this post...

Hint: stop giving them ammo
<Kage_Jittai> ... are you saying I am elite :D
<thorbjorn> Yes. :P
User avatar
enchilado
Warrior
Warrior
Posts: 972
Joined: Fri Mar 06, 2009 2:21 am
Location: evermore a GUY

Re: Throne for queens and GMs

Post by enchilado » Thu Dec 10, 2009 11:02 am

I have some ammo for you, ManaBuzz.


TMW CITIZENS THINK YOU SUCK



(also howdsy there Doulos, long time no see (Enchilado here)!)
User avatar
meway
Knight
Knight
Posts: 1736
Joined: Sun Jan 04, 2009 6:02 am
Location: Detroit MI
Contact:

Re: Throne for queens and GMs

Post by meway » Thu Dec 10, 2009 7:07 pm

lol the second one seems to be at the right angle for the game but the first one is not. oh and both of the light sources are wrong oh & i don't think we can use Google images in the game itself.
User avatar
DarkLord
Novice
Novice
Posts: 390
Joined: Wed Dec 02, 2009 2:05 am
Location: Australia

Re: Throne for queens and GMs

Post by DarkLord » Fri Dec 11, 2009 8:40 am

Doulos wrote:With all due respect (and I'm not a GM any more) but I would never have sat on such a chair. For several reasons, of course.

The GM job isn't one of glory, at least: it's not supposed to be. It's volunteered time and effort in order to help improve the game. Sitting on such a chair would probably bring quite a bit of verbal abuse from the players of the game... on its own. But secondly: there's a lot to do as a GM. And ensuring my butt was comfortably parked on a "throne" was just not a priority. In fact, it was pretty remote.

I think I agree with the development staff: "help" comes best when you take an assignment that needs to get done instead of just coming up with stray and random ideas the team cannot effectively use.

The chair really doesn't fit the style of art the game has to offer, by the way. But it is an interesting idea.
+1
Regards,
DarkLord

Occasionally playing TMW.

Running Windows 8.1 Pro, OS X Mavericks and Ubuntu 13.10
Post Reply