Product was successfully added to your shopping cart.
  • Fantasy Genesis Characters Fantasy Genesis Characters

Fantasy Genesis Characters

Quick Overview

Fantasy Genesis Characters is a choose-your-own-adventure game where a roll of the dice decides what type of creature you create. Order your copy today!

$24.99

Details

Conjure creatures and characters from your imagination!

To generate fantasy characters and inhabitants that populate an imaginary world, sometimes you need a little creative fuel . . . and a 20-sided die.

Fantasy Genesis Characters is a choose-your-own-adventure game where a roll of the dice decides what type of creature you create. Each chapter expands on mimicking the observable world to engineer original populations by mashing up unrelated quirks and concepts—think “vegetarian zombie,” “Byzantine goth” or “gangster sheep.” Roll the dice to combine traits from word lists. Mix random emotions, behaviors, costumes, cultures and anthropomorphic attributes to create infinite and unexpected characters. Short lessons supply the building blocks to develop character components—expressions, gestures, posture, etc.—while mini demos, creative challenges and RPG-like activities help you bring them to life.

  • 30+ challenges and demonstrations illustrate how to conceptualize and create fully developed fantasy characters
  • Use free-association word games to jump-start your brain into forming original ideas, crazy-cool mash-ups and visual solutions
  • Includes a crash course in anatomy, plus tips for drawing from life and reference photos
  • Learn to sketch facial expressions and modify classic archetypes

About the Author

Between the publishing of Fantasy Genesis and Fantasy Genesis Characters you hold, Chuck Lukacs transplanted himself, both body and wig bubbler. Amidst the wonderful Portland pines of the Pacific Northwest and Columbia River Gorge, happily sharing his life with his beautiful healing Acupuncturist and their series of weirdo felines, whom Lukacs loves quite fiercely. His interests have grown further toward teaching, working for film, for progressive sustainable ecology and alternative resources, charitable philanthropy for victims of domestic violence and the occasional music composition or kite flight.

Additional Information

SKU R3544
Product Type Book
Pages 144
ISBN13 9781440349973
Instructor Chuck Lukacs
Skills Drawing
Skill Level Intermediate, Experienced
Content Fantasy
  1. Be the first to review this product

Write Your Own Review

Only registered users can write reviews. Please, log in or register

Shipping Options
For United States customers:

Ground: $4.95 flat rate. Free shipping on orders over $50
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 2-8 business days. Includes tracking information.

2nd Day Air: $19.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 2 business days; no P.O. boxes. 2nd Day shipping includes tracking information.

Next Day Air: $49.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 1 business day; no P.O. boxes. Next Day shipping includes tracking information.


For International customers:

  • Shipping Method —All orders are sent via Airmail. Please allow 4-6 weeks for your order to arrive.
  • Tracking information is not available for International orders at this time.


International Air Printed Matter: $6.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is dependent on final destination. For Canada, the estimated shipping time is 2-4 weeks. For other International Countries please allow for an estimated shipping time of 4-6 weeks.


Digital Product Download

When you purchase a downloadable item from our store, you have unlimited access to your purchase and can download it as many times and as often as needed.

Here are instructions for accessing your downloadable product:

  1. Go to https://www.artistsnetwork.com/
  2. Click on Sign In at the top right corner.
  3. Sign in with your email and password and click on Login.
  4. Mouse over My Content in the top right corner.
  5. Click on My Downloads.
  6. Underneath the Product Title will be the download link. Click the link to view the PDF or Video
  7. To save your purchases to your computer please do the following:
    *PC Users: Right click on the download link, select Save Link As (Firefox, Chrome) or Save Target As (Internet Explorer).
    *MAC Users: Hold the Ctrl button while clicking on the download link and select the option Save Link As (Safari).

If you are having trouble opening your download, we recommend using the latest version of Adobe Reader for eBooks, digital magazine issues and patterns/projects. Get it here for free: https://get.adobe.com/reader/

For videos, we recommend using VLC Player. Here is the link to access VLC download for free: http://www.videolan.org/


Live Paint Along, Online Workshop, and Streaming Video

If you have purchased a Live Paint Along, on-demand courses or streaming video you can access your product immediately by following the directions below. If you have purchased course with a start date you can still access it by following the directions below but may be limited to what you can access until the course starts at the date that was described in the details section of the product you purchased. 

Here are instructions for accessing your Online Workshop:

  1. Click on Sign In at the top right corner.
  2. Sign in with your email and password, and click on Login.
  3. Mouse over My Content in the top right corner.
  4. Click on My Workshops.
  5. Click Go to Course (or Video or Subscription) on the right side of the Title. If nothing happens, verify that your pop-up blocker is off.

You will be linked over to your Watch and Learn page, where you will see your course listed.

  1. Click on the teal button to the far right of the course title. It should either say Start Watching or Continue.
  2. Click the Play button to start viewing the course.
  3. If there are course materials available, they will be found under the Menu tab at the top of the viewing window.

To Access Course Materials:

  1. Click on the Menu tab.
  2. Click on Resources.
  3. You will see the number of Files available for the course.
  4. Click Files.
  5. Click View/Download to the right of the file title to access it.

Most of our courses are not downloadable and must be accessed via streaming while logged into your account. You have unlimited access to your course and can view it as many times and as often as needed.

You will have to allow pop ups on our website from your web browser. Many web browsers will display a small notification at the top of the page that reads "popup blocked" upon clicking "Go to Course." Click on this notification to enable popups on our site. This will allow you to view the course. If you do not see this notification, you simply have to navigate to your web browser's "settings" and disable your popup blocker there, or choose to allow popups on our site.

Here are instructions for accessing your video subscription:

  1. Go to https://www.artistsnetwork.com/
  2. Click on Sign In at the top right corner.
  3. Sign in with your email and password.
  4. Click on My Content at the top right corner.
  5. In drop down select My Workshops
  6. Click Go to Subscription link to the far right of the course title. If nothing happens, verify that your pop-up blocker is off.