This blog currently serves as a journal of what one particular community member, Uriel Fury, has been doing. The journal is updated infrequently. This journal is for friends, family, community members to know what we've been up to at a glance. It might also help us when it comes time for portfolio evaluations.

Sunday, December 23, 2012

November 26th - December 23rd, 2012

Watched
Let's Play videos - Minecraft, Minecraft MOD reviews, Super Scribblenauts Unlimited, Happy Wheels, & Fez - YouTube
Literal Trailers for movies & games by Tobuscus - YouTube
Wilhelm Scream Compilation video - YouTube
Homestarrunner.com
Video Game Reviews by PBGamer, Nerd(3), RinryGameGame, & SkyDoesMinecraft - YouTube
Yogscast - YouTube
Vlog Brothers - YouTube
CupQuake baking videos - YouTube
Bravest Warriors - YouTube
Netflix - Beakman's World, Angelo Rules, Jessie, Johnny Test, & The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron
Vi Hart - SnowFlakes video - YouTube


Played
3DS - WarioWare D.I.Y. (WWDIY), Super Scribblenauts, & Pokédex
PS3 - Little Big Planet 2 (LBP2)
Computer - Minecraft
Online - ISO Ball, Electric Box 2, LEGO Builder, Light-Bot, & Pursuit of Hat
iPad - Angry Birds Star Wars
Kindle Fire - Bad Piggies, Draw Something, 100 Floors, GridBlock
Homemade- Battle Game, a word game, & Antique Hunters
Board Games - Candyland
Light-Bot, a programming game
Read
Gift/Toy Catalogues
Game Notes, Plans, & Schematics
Snap Circuit Instruction Books
Game Informer Magazine
Menus
Gun Safety Comic & Brochure

Word game E made up
Researched
Shrews
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
How to properly pronounce 'Larynx'

Discussed
Wilhelm Scream, Castle Thunder, & other movie sound effects
Jury duty & why W had to do it
Contour & Caricature drawing
Light Therapy for people affected by lack of sunlight (like Alaskans)
Lye & Hydrochloric Acid (plumbing problems & extreme measures of solving them)
Roman warriors were paid in salt -- origin of "worth your salt"
What is 'twirling'? (baton & fire)
Circuits & Electronics
Winter Solstice
Recreated Pac-Man game board via astro-lite
Wrote
Gift wishlists
E-mails to friends
Notes, Plans, & Schematics for video game designs & short films
Game instructions
Rules to Antique Hunters
Listened
Literal Trailers for movies & games by Tobuscus - YouTube
Smashing Pumpkins
Music made in the studio by William, James, Dave, & Bob
Music E made using WWDIY

Created/Built
Level Designs & Creation, Characters, Music, & Short Films using LBP2
Music & Microgames using WWDIY
Board game with W (Antique Hunters)
Caricature & Contour Drawings
#1-#12 Snap Circuit Extreme Projects (plus a homemade designs)
Recreated Pac-Man Board


Snap Circuit Projects

Went/Community
Java House
Sushi Tomo
AAA Office
Hanging out with Gyres & Cian
5th Annual Winter Solstice Dinner & Party at the Parhams

Health/PE/Safety
Gun Safety Comic & Brochure
Discussed W's wallet getting stolen & having to cancel bank cards
Helped pack bentos & make grocery lists
Dancing
Notes for a game E's working on
Other
Helped with putting away groceries
Learned 'Invisible Deck' & other card tricks w/ W
Helped host our 5th annual Winter Solstice party

Quotable
"Why don't more people wear footed pyjamas? I mean, they're the perfect outfit!"
"It's not a macrowave; that would be terrible -- giant radiation going everywhere!"
"I'm a Snaptician!" (while working with Snap Circuits)
Juggling Chainsaws