Metapost: Draw Something addiction

Well, you knew it was eventually coming. I got sucked into that suddenly popular cellphone game called “Draw Something.” Basically, you’re given a word, you illustrate the word, and your opponent has to figure out what you drew by selecting Scrabble letters.

Which can be lame: there are no real winners, and you can cheat easily by just scribbling the word on the screen. Fortunately Comics Alliance did a couple of pieces on the game, and they pointed out two key things that finally got my interest up:

It’s also more fun when playing with someone who knows how to draw, making it a great game for webcomic creators and amateur schmucks like me. I’ve been playing the game with someone with nifty cartooning skills, and he’s been forcing me to up my game some.

Anyway, just for fun, here are some of my latest doodles, all drawn on my iPhone. My invitation on Twitter is still open. If you’re up for a game, look up, or look for the user named “The Red Bee.”

Edit: one more of utmost relevance:



Posted on March 27, 2012, in metapost. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. my mate ed is completed addicted, he has changed so much, any advise on how i ween him off the game.
    I miss him so much!

  2. great issues altogether, you just gained a logo new reader.

    What may you recommend about your post that you just made
    some days in the past? Any sure?

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