About

I'm a designer and illustrator by trade, but I also work on art projects and play lots of games. I run abatage studios, which is focused on Art, Design, and Illustration. This blog is a side project dedicated the process of creativity and my love of video games.

Enquiries, commissions, and proposals are all welcome and can be submitted to info@atelierarcade.net.


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Gear

If you're ever wondering what kind of hardware I use to play games and make digital art; these are the juicy details:

Main PC (win7):
MOBO: Gigabyte X99-Designare EX Intel X99 S2011-3
CPU: Intel Core i7-6800K 3.4GHz
RAM: 4 x Corsair Vengeance 16GB Single DDR4 3000
GPU: 2 x Gigabyte GTX 960 4G
HDD (OS): 256GB M.2 SSD
PSU: Corsair 1000Watt
CASE: Antec 1900 Red
HEADSET: SteelSeries V2 Heat
SPEAKERS: Creative 4.1 Quadraphonic Array
MOUSE: Gigabyte AORUS THUNDER-M7
KEYBOARD: SteelSeries Apex 300
GAMEPAD: Razer Wildcat

Laptop (win8.1):
BASE: Alienware 15
CPU: Intel Core i7-4710HQ 2.5GHz
RAM: 16GB DDR4
GPU: GeForce GTX 970M 3GB
HDD (OS): 128GB M.2 SSD
HEADSET: SteelSeries Siberia 100
MOUSE: SteelSeries Rival 100
GAMEPAD: Razer Wildcat

Consoles:
Playstation 4 Slim 1TB
Playstation Vita PCH-2000
Playstation 3 Super Slim
Nintendo 3DS XL

Other Gear:
TABLET: Wacom Intuous Pro Touch Large
NAS: QNAP TS-420
UPS: CyberPower 2200VA/1320W Line Interactive UPS
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OTHER DETAILS

Platform Codes:

I try to include the available platforms for any games I write about. So if you're confused about what they all mean, here's a cheat sheet...

3DS - Nintendo 3DS
Android - Android Mobile Devices
DS - Nintendo DS
iOS - Apple Mobile Devices
Linux - Linux Operating Systems
Mac - Apple Operating Systems
PC - Windows Operating Systems
PS3 - Playstation 3
PS4 - Playstation 4
Vita - Playstation Vita
Switch - Nintendo Switch
Wii - Nintendo Wii
WiiU - Nintendo WiiU
WP - Windows Phone
XBLA - Xbox Live Arcade
XBOX - Xbox
XB360 - Xbox 360
XBO - Xbox One


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