Shop Mobile More Submit  Join Login
About Deviant Artist Simon LaddMale/United States Recent Activity
Deviant for 8 Years
Needs Core Membership
Statistics 206 Deviations 1,114 Comments 18,518 Pageviews
×

Newest Deviations

Priorities by Blitzkrieg1701 Priorities :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 5 1 SPOILERS! by Blitzkrieg1701 SPOILERS! :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 1 1 Another panel doodle by Blitzkrieg1701 Another panel doodle :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 6 1 The Goggles!  They (no longer) Do Nothing! by Blitzkrieg1701 The Goggles! They (no longer) Do Nothing! :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 7 3 Becky and Gilb: chapter 5 (now on Patreon!) by Blitzkrieg1701 Becky and Gilb: chapter 5 (now on Patreon!) :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 2 0 A Very Merry Etemon by Blitzkrieg1701 A Very Merry Etemon :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 5 2 Greymon (directed by Ishiro Honda) by Blitzkrieg1701 Greymon (directed by Ishiro Honda) :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 9 0 We Needed A Sequel, Don't Question It by Blitzkrieg1701 We Needed A Sequel, Don't Question It :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 10 0 POLITICAL DIGIMON JOKE by Blitzkrieg1701 POLITICAL DIGIMON JOKE :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 9 2 Macho Mon Wendigo Savage by Blitzkrieg1701 Macho Mon Wendigo Savage :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 3 0 Digimon Tri Refugees by Blitzkrieg1701 Digimon Tri Refugees :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 26 6 Runaway Locomon at The Sixth Station by Blitzkrieg1701 Runaway Locomon at The Sixth Station :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 9 1 Becky and Gilb are Back! by Blitzkrieg1701 Becky and Gilb are Back! :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 1 0 Conventional Wisdom mascot pile by Blitzkrieg1701 Conventional Wisdom mascot pile :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 2 0 Conventional Wisdom: Anime USA vol. 1 cover by Blitzkrieg1701 Conventional Wisdom: Anime USA vol. 1 cover :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 2 0 Conventional Wisdom: PreHistory cover by Blitzkrieg1701 Conventional Wisdom: PreHistory cover :iconblitzkrieg1701:Blitzkrieg1701 2 0

Favourites

Godzilla Vs. Gorgo Poster by KillustrationStudios Godzilla Vs. Gorgo Poster :iconkillustrationstudios:KillustrationStudios 256 82 Etemon - Rocks The House XDDD by Chiok Etemon - Rocks The House XDDD :iconchiok:Chiok 108 136 Happy Halloween 2012 by CherrygirlUK19 Happy Halloween 2012 :iconcherrygirluk19:CherrygirlUK19 239 79 I Swear that I will Change the World by zombielily I Swear that I will Change the World :iconzombielily:zombielily 127 13 Live With the Flow, Mama by Lightrail Live With the Flow, Mama :iconlightrail:Lightrail 135 32 Noface babysitter by JoJoesArt Noface babysitter :iconjojoesart:JoJoesArt 4,663 386 Meow and Senketsu: Life Fiber Synchronize! by ssables Meow and Senketsu: Life Fiber Synchronize! :iconssables:ssables 16 18 Attack on Armageddomon by mirrowdothack Attack on Armageddomon :iconmirrowdothack:mirrowdothack 67 17 DMO: Terriermon hat by Assechan DMO: Terriermon hat :iconassechan:Assechan 96 28 kishidan misfits by estivador kishidan misfits :iconestivador:estivador 135 25 Hikari Yagami (Sakura Kinomoto 2nd opening Outfit) by NyuKamiya Hikari Yagami (Sakura Kinomoto 2nd opening Outfit) :iconnyukamiya:NyuKamiya 23 7 Legendary Journeys by PhoenixFuryBane Legendary Journeys :iconphoenixfurybane:PhoenixFuryBane 104 108 STEVEN UNIVERSE: GARNET by Dragons-Roar STEVEN UNIVERSE: GARNET :icondragons-roar:Dragons-Roar 2,409 74 Garnet from Steven Universe by WilliamFenholt Garnet from Steven Universe :iconwilliamfenholt:WilliamFenholt 2,362 161 Rowsdower by tlmolly86 Rowsdower :icontlmolly86:tlmolly86 79 28 Commission : Kari (Jill Valentine Ver.) w Gatomon by jadenkaiba Commission : Kari (Jill Valentine Ver.) w Gatomon :iconjadenkaiba:jadenkaiba 285 24

Activity


Priorities
This is, like, two-thirds of my problems with Digimon Tri all rolled up into a single comic.  It's for the Digimon Tri panel at Otakon!

(Oh hey, I should've been posting links to Conventional Wisdom with these, shouldn't I?)
Loading...
Another panel doodle
Yup, something else to use in the Digimon Tri panel at Otakon

(This probably seems weird and creepy to anybody who hasn't seen Tri yet)
Loading...
The Goggles! They (no longer) Do Nothing!
Can it be?  Am I actually posting art on dA again?  Well, that can only mean one thing: that I'm going to be on another Digimon panel at Otakon, so I'm drawing some new pictures for the powerpoint slides.

This is perhaps the best example of how much more grown-up Tri is than the average Digimon series.  Somebody actually stopped to say "Hey, you know those goggles our main characters always wear just because they look cool?  What if they, you know, actually DID something?"
Loading...
Becky and Gilb: chapter 5 (now on Patreon!)
THE PROPHECY IS FULFILLED!  At long last, as promised long ago, the Becky & Gilb saga continues! The cliffhanger of those previous four comics is finally seeing some resolution! ...on Patreon.  Yeah, I know, but a fella's gotta eat, right?

Anyway, I'm in the process of posting a whopping SEVENTEEN PAGE CHAPTER of Becky & Gilb on Patreon as I write this, and all patrons will have full access to the whole thing.  That's EVERYBODY.  Even if you only donate the bare minimum $1 a month, you still get a heaping helping of Becky & Gilb goodness.  You can spare the price of one can of soda, right?  C'mon!  Treat yourself to some cute alien and little girl adventures!

Oh, and also MERRY CHRISTMAS!
Loading...

deviantID

Blitzkrieg1701
Simon Ladd
Artist
United States
Current Residence: North Carolina
Favourite genre of music: Psychedelic, Indie, British Invasion
Personal Quote: "It takes an idiot to do cool things, that's what makes it cool"
Interests
So here's the deal, I basically never write Journal entries except to explain why I don't write journal entries.  If I know this thing is going to say the exact same thing for ages and ages, I might as well use it to make up for the OTHER thing I suck at: responding to personal messages and comments in a timely fashion (or at all).  Thus, here are my standard answers to all the standard questions/comments/requests I've gotten, right here whenever you need 'em!

Hey, that new picture you posted is really great!  I love it!
Thanks!

Hey, that new picture you posted really sucks.  I hate it.
Thanks!

Do you do requests/art trades/commissions?
Sadly, no.  I've tried in the past, but the blunt truth is that I SUCK at time management.  Just getting my own projects done on time is a constant struggle, let alone stuff that someone else asked for unexpectedly.  Every time I've tried, the requested stuff just doesn't get done, and that's bad.  Sure, I'd LIKE to do more stuff for other people, the added exposure would be terrific.  But there's lots of stuff I'd LIKE that just don't happen.  So, no requests or whatever.  Sorry.

Can I use your picture for _____?
Whatever it is, go for it!  I know some people get really uptight about others using their artwork in ways outside their control, but I'm not one of them.  (If I was, I wouldn't go posting my stuff all over the Internet to begin with)  I mean, I'd LIKE anybody who posts a picture of mine elsewhere to mention who originally drew it, but I won't loose any sleep if you don't.  Basically, as long as you're not slapping my art onto a sea of merchandising and making millions of dollars for yourself, I don't care... and if you think you're gonna make millions of MY crappy doodles, I just feel sorry for you.

Can I get some feedback on this thing I did?
Um... Could you ask somebody else?  I'm too much of a "if you're doing what you wanna do, who cares?" kind of guy to have much in the way of constructive feedback.  The exception is when i'm so invested in something that it sparks fanboy ranting, but then you wouldn't have to ask me about it in the first place (heck, you'd have to ask me to STOP)

Can I draw one of the characters from your webcomics?
HECK YES. Fanart is one of the most awesome creations in human history.  MAKE SOME OF IT!!!  DO THAT THING!

Uh, my fanart was going to have some *insert NSFW thing here* Is that okay?
This is another one of those "If I couldn't handle it, I wouldn't put my stuff in the Internet" things.  I'd be happy to go the rest of my life without thinking about somebody else getting off to one of my creations, but if it's gonna happen, I know better than to think I can stop it with some disclaimer.  Actually, I have this paranoid fear that some troll might commission some rule 34 of my stuff specifically because I dared to say you couldn't (stranger things have happened on the web)  So if you MUST, knock yourself out.  Just keep it someplace where I don't have to look at it, 'kay?

Could YOU draw *insert NSFW thing here*?
No.

Wait, you draw webcomics?
Yup, Far Out There and Conventional Wisdom. A pretty good chunk of the stuff in my gallery comes from one or the other.

When are you gong to do more of that comic with the cute alien?
Uh, yeah... probably shouldn't have ended that last one on a cliffhanger, huh?  Believe me, I WANT to do more, but it's another matter of me already having too many things that aren't getting finished on time.  BUT ONE DAY, WHEN YOU LEAST EXPECT IT, THERE WILL BE MORE.

Are you going to be at *insert convention here*?
Generally speaking, I only go to cons in the Southeastern US, and then only ones that my friends are also going to.  Aside from the fact that I can neither afford to travel on my own nor successfully put together any kind of plan on my own, my main reason for going to cons is so I can run around and find things to draw comics about.  Thus, I can really only do cons if there's people I trust around to watch my junk while I'm roaming the floor.  The side effect of this is that my con plans are often in a state of flux, since they depend so much on other people's plans, so it's hard to keep one of those "My Convention List For This Year" things.  Basically, just watch Conventional Wisdom's Facebook page for convention news when I know something.

Hey, I'm going to *insert convention here*, wanna come with me?
Thanks, but I've made it a policy to only travel to/room at cons with people I already know really well (or, at least, can be vouched for by people I already know really well)  It just cuts down on the drama by a factor of LOTS.

ANY DIGIMON RELATED QUESTION
Why am I even mention that here?  That's, like, the one topic that's SURE to get a direct response from me in a timely fashion!

Well, that's everything I can think of.  Anything else that's not coming to mind probably doesn't get asked often enough to warrant inclusion here, so I'll wrap it up.  You now know ALL THE ANSWERS EVER.
  • Listening to: The Beatles
  • Watching: MST3k
  • Drinking: Ginger Ale

Comments


Add a Comment:
 
:icontellywebtoons:
tellywebtoons Featured By Owner May 21, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Happy Birthday!!
Reply
:iconjourneyrider:
JourneyRider Featured By Owner May 21, 2016  Hobbyist Writer
Happy birthday! birthday cake 
Reply
:icontellywebtoons:
tellywebtoons Featured By Owner May 21, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Happy Birthday!!
Reply
:iconblitzkrieg1701:
Blitzkrieg1701 Featured By Owner May 21, 2016
Thanks!
Reply
:iconvideogamestupid:
VideoGameStupid Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2015
I just saw your Otakon 2015 comic story and I saw you did Dr.Forrester. This is probably a stupidly obvious answer but is this you videogamestupid.deviantart.com… ?
Reply
:iconblitzkrieg1701:
Blitzkrieg1701 Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2015
Yup, that's me!
Reply
:iconvideogamestupid:
VideoGameStupid Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2015
Alright cool added you in description.
Reply
:iconfariskalin:
FarisKalin Featured By Owner May 20, 2015
Have a great birthday!
Reply
:iconbuff55:
Buff55 Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2014
I was on you comic's site and I was wondering how you got side note to show up when a mouse was hovered over the comic page?
Reply
:iconblitzkrieg1701:
Blitzkrieg1701 Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2014
You mean the alt text? It's part of the image html.  SmackJeeves lets you write a message as part of the New Page adding thinggie, but technically you can slip alt text onto the html for any image.  Just ad alt="whatevertextyouwanthere" after the image address.
Reply
Add a Comment: