WEBCOMICKERS: What are we afraid of?Anxiety and ComicsWEBCOMICKERS: What are we afraid of? by Manga-Apps
For the Month of March, we polled webcomic users on Deviantart, Twitter, and forums, posing the question:
What are the challenges that make you most anxious when beginning a new story or project?
We got a lot of excellent responses and more than a few webcomickers were willing to bare all their anxieties and frustrations!
Any advice for conquering any of these infamous terrors? What worked for you?
Tell us in the comments!
Top 5 Anxiety issues
1. Confidence/Self-doubt (22%)
:icontheblackwonderland: "i'm just afraid people might not like it and all the work would be for nothing"
:iconwhiskeyii: "To clarify, I think it's a combination of self-doubt and being overwhelmed. For whatever reason, I feel more comfortable when a setting in my head has been well fleshed-out, but it gets to the point where I start thinking about minor thin
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Wacom Intuos 3, Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, Col-Erase pencils, Prismacolor (coloring) pencils, graphite pencils, Sakura Micron pens
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