Study Guide — Table of Contents

Retronator Do It Yourself

Matej ‘Retro’ Jan
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This articles lists all the content in the Retropolis Academy of Art Study Guide. If you have no idea what this is, read the introduction first.

If you’ve read the introduction and this is your first time here, skip down to the Daily Activities section.

Tome of Knowledge

  1. Artwork (14 min)
  2. Process
    - Tools (12 min)
    - References and design (10 min)
    - Lineart (18 min)
    - Rendering (7 min)
    - Environment and characters (5 min)
  3. Progress
    - Study plan (11 min)
    - Organization (15 min)
    - Learning (10 min)
    - Improving (12 min)
    - Reflection (6 min)
  4. Personal

Daily Activities

  1. Start here
  2. Inventory
  3. Getting acquainted
  4. The road ahead
  5. Daily companion
  6. How does it feel
  7. Time machine
  8. The origin of sprites
  9. Welcome to Cambridge
  10. Meet Susan Kare
  11. Graphical user interface
  12. The Web before the Web
  13. HyperCard
  14. Onto games
  15. To leave or to stay
  16. Black and white games
  17. Chessmaster 2000
  18. Pinball Construction Set
  19. Dark Castle