So, as everyone knew I would, I got myself an iPad. After a few days I have to say I love it so far, so here’s a quick look.
As I’m a cartoonist, let’s examine Marvel’s app first:
Um, WOW! Comics look gorgeous on this thing! And downloading the first couple of free samples went off without a hitch:
I’m hoping Marvel gets new titles up regularly. If so, I can see using this app more than I probably should. Seriously, Marvel, get this going.
As for creating cartoons on the iPad, I’ve only really dug into the SketchBook Pro app…
…but I was amazed at what I could do in just a few minutes:
I’ll also admit to testing out some gaming. Especially some old school faves:
So, is the iPad a hardcore desktop replacement? No. A fun, zippy, pretty much get done what you need to get done casual computer? And how!