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ßill Gename
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Wheel of Fortune layouts (ALWAYS OPEN AND CHEAP!):…
Sonic drawings (CLOSED!):…

Name: Bill Gename
Birth Time: March 2, 1990, 22:18 Chicago Time
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Hometown: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Member Since: December 29, 2006

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Sites to Check Me Out
Fanart Central…
Wikimedia Commons…
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Game Shows (esp. Wheel of Fortune)
Video Games (esp. Sonic The Hedgehog)
Disasters (yeah, for some reason I find them interesting)
Cars (esp. Dodge Viper from 1991-2011 and Saturn Sky)
Airplanes (esp. Commercial Jetliners)
Ships (esp. Ocean Liners and Cruise Ships)
Classic Rock (esp. Boston and Bon Jovi)

Marital Status: Single (and I'm keeping it that way)

Love Life: Despite my marital status preference, my love life consists of Sonia, Amy, Cosmo, Tikal, and the other heroines from the Sonic series as well as my Sonic OC gals (They all feel like family to me).

What I don't like: Racism, sexism, or bias. I will not tolerate sayings or actions that state that there are such things as superior/better/weaker races or gender. They're not fair!

Current Residence: Chicago, Illinois (Go White Sox!)
Favourite genre of music: Classic Rock
Operating System: Windows XP and Vista
MP3 player of choice: 64GB iPod Touch
Favourite cartoon character: Amy Rose, Cosmo The Seedrian, and Tikal The Echidna from Sonic X
How I feel about others: I feel like all else's lives matter more than mine, but that's one reason why I help them.

How I feel about Sonic: If others hate Sonic, fine, yeah, whatever the [BLEEP], but if they try to make me hate Sonic, :iconnogoodplz:.
As I said in my previous journal, I had some personal drawings I wanted to take care of, but I got them finished. By that time, I was able to get a Wheel of Fortune illustration finished for someone. I still have some other Wheel of Fortune illustrations I need to do for dad90, but I'll try and get to them ASAP. I also have a request for Ilovefallingcows25 that I'm currently working on as part of a trade I'm having with him.

I've been enjoying the second DLC pack for Mario Kart 8. Although I said I'm not much of a fan of Animal Crossing, I've come to admire Isabelle. She's adorable, but after racing with all the new characters, I've since been racing as my Mii in my Sonic racing outfit. All the new tracks are a lot of fun to race on.

Now I'm sure many of you who have read my previous journal have been wondering about the status of my PS3. I was able to get it fixed for $85 at a Play N Trade a couple weeks ago. It came back on Thursday, but since I had work that evening, I waited until the following day, May 1. As I took the hard drive out before bringing it back on April 21, I was told that the drive would need to be formatted upon being reinserted. So, as I turned on the system at the Play N Trade to test it (it had a TV I could hook it up to), I prepared for the worst. I saw a screen that stated the system needed to have a proper restart since the yellow light of death (YLOD) prevented a proper shut-off. After doing the restart, I noticed that the usernames of both my brother and myself were showing, a sign that the drive didn't need to be formatted after all. Checking all my data confirmed that my brother and I dodged a major bullet. After backing up some of my save data to an external drive that I brought with me, I noticed some save data could only be backed up online via a Playstation Plus account, something I never had. That's when I realized I could've lost much more data than I was expecting to lose had I needed to format the drive. So that Friday evening (May 1), I subscribed to Playstation Plus and backed up all the save data that couldn't be saved on my external drive. I plan to start a subscription soon for my brother to save his progress for some Gran Turismo and Grand Theft Auto games that he often plays.

So, this is a happy ending for both of us, but we learned the importance of backing up our PS3 save data, but yes, back in December, my brother and I had already bought an external drive for our PS3 off of Ebay in case something like this was to occur.

Finally, for my fellow ship buffs, Thursday will be 100 years to the day the British Royal Mail Steamer Lusitania was sunk. On May 7, 1915, she was off the coast of Ireland's Old Head of Kinsale when she was torpedoed and sunk by the German submarine U-20. Out of approximately 1960 people on board the British passenger liner, roughly 1200 were lost, a tenth of those being Americans. This would be the incident that turned American opinion against Germany, although the United States would not enter World War I until 1917 after the interception of the Zimmerman Telegram.

I have a drawing commemorating the centennial of the Lusitania tragedy that will be ready for submission on Thursday.

Mario Maker comes out for Wii U in September 2015! You can make your own Mario levels! 

10 deviants said I WANT IT! :D Me: YAY! :dance:
4 deviants said It's nice, but I'm not interested in buying it. Me: That's fine. Don't worry.
3 deviants said I'll think about it. Me: Okay.
1 deviant said [BLEEP] Mario! [BLEEP] GAMES WITHOUT VIOLENCE! Me: WTF? :|

Fan Stamps

Amy fan stamp by penelopy-hedgehogBring her back SEAG by EladermoonCosmo Fan .:STAMP:. by JUST1C3-PR3V41LSAmy fan - Not SonAmy fan by SA948-StampsTikal fan stamp by KimberlyTheHedgieTitanic Centenary Anniversary Stamp by Ookami-SeishinTitanic Stamp by CassidyVinciTitanic Stamp by ChrissiannieTitanic Movie Stamp by DarkDijinArtie89..::Stamp - Lusitania::.. by Sisori-LotusaColorful Things by fear-the-brillianceOld and New Consoles by DennyVuQuachXBOX FAILS by Greys-apprentice

Sonic fan stamp by TheLeetCasualGamer
He's my favorite gaming series.
I like the games as well as the characters, whether they've made a game appearance or not.

I don't do tags by FluffyFerret97I don't do chain messages by FluffyFerret97
Bowling Stamp by FluffyFerret97Liarjack-Not a Brony Stamp by Sonic-chaos
Sorry, folks. I don't do anything MLP unless it's related to my interests. Below is an example of MLP being related to my interests.…

Requests - Closed by SweetDukeTrades - Closed by SweetDukePoint Commissions - Closed by SweetDuke
Button: Please do not ask me for points. by 8manderz8
If you ask me for a small amount of points, I may give them to you, but I ask that you please eventually pay me back. If you ask me for a large amount of points, however, I am sorry to say that I will not do that. I will not run the risk of being ripped off, and this applies to everyone, whether I know you or not, for the sake of fairness.

Systems I Own (Those with an asterisk are dead systems):
N64: Stamp by JazzaX
GameCube: Stamp by JazzaX
NES: Stamp by JazzaX*
GameGear: Stamp by JazzaX*
Nintendo Ds: Stamp by JazzaX
PS2: Stamp by JazzaX
DreamCast: Stamp by JazzaX
PSP: Stamp by JazzaX
PS3: Stamp by JazzaX
Wii: Stamp by JazzaX
Sega Saturn: Stamp by JazzaX
Nintendo 3Ds: Stamp by JazzaX
GameBoy Sp: Stamp by JazzaX

Systems I used to own:
Snes: Stamp by JazzaX (My first system; US version)
GameBoy: Stamp by JazzaX (Pocket version)
GameBoy Advance: Stamp by JazzaX
Sega Genesis: Stamp by JazzaX (Came with SEGA CD)


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TheLovetoDraw Featured By Owner 47 minutes ago  Hobbyist
thanks for the watch :D
guibor Featured By Owner 2 hours ago
THANK +fav 
LolaBunnyvsLexiBunny Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist Filmographer
thanks for the watch ;)
perrythehedgehog Featured By Owner 4 days ago
Hey GM, I've been wondering. Will there be an explanation for Tammy's new look or will it be like an Archie-esque retcon?
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carabao89 Featured By Owner 6 days ago
You know where I can find the music for TPiR MD Spin? I have been searching for a while.
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NavySpier Featured By Owner 6 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for the watch ^^
nyuni-san Featured By Owner May 16, 2015  Student General Artist
thank you so much for the watch!!!! :iconloveloveplz:
animacionespola Featured By Owner May 15, 2015  Student Filmographer
Watch and comment my coco blowing a kiss animation
3D-Xecution Featured By Owner May 10, 2015
sonigoku Featured By Owner May 7, 2015
Thanks for the watch. :)
evantulac-123 Featured By Owner May 7, 2015  Professional Artist
I like your wheel of fortune artwork.
tetsuwanatom Featured By Owner May 7, 2015
The only Sonic which I got finished in 100% is Sonic CD and you?
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Poppyberry Featured By Owner May 4, 2015
Thanks for the watch :)
Triplet99c Featured By Owner May 3, 2015
Thanks a bunch for the watch! :)
hectorlongshot Featured By Owner May 1, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for watching! :)
animacionespola Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2015  Student Filmographer
I'm making a videogame and i submited the beta.Please play it and comment
ultimate-galaxy Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2015  Student
thank you s ouch for the watch !!
amelia39 Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2015  Student Digital Artist
Hey ... Thank you for the watch ! And also your art is great!(^_^)
Basher954 Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for the watch! :3
carabao89 Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2015
Just a reminder
ß is a German letter representing two s's. For example, the name Weiss can also be inputted as Weiß. It is pronounced like SS like snake, but more emphasis on s sounds
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Shadowsfascination Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2015
Thanks for the watch :D
schumacher7 Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2015
Thanks for the da watch :-)
Genisay Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
It's rather late, but thank you for the watch!  I have you like the other various things I've made since, Sonic related or otherwise! ^.^
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Black-Blue-Cross Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2015  New member Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you for the watch
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