Category: Daybreak(re) Dev Diaries
Daybreak Dev Diary – The Worldwalkers
Daybreak Dev Diary – Social Construction of ‘Another World’
If there’s one trope that’s always bothered me about the modern isekai genre, it’s the technological uplifting story — which flies in the face of everything I had been taught as an engineer.
Daybreak Dev Diary: Kaede and Sylviane (v3ch8 changes)
Warning: spoilers for up to Volume 3 Chapter 8 If there’s one subject in Daybreak that’s been more divisive than any other, it’s the topic of how Sylviane treats Kaede.
Daybreak Dev Diary: Rewriting a rewrite, unveiling Kaede in early story.
Scene Swap (v3ch1) – Clothes discussion
Daybreak Rewrite Volume 2 Author’s Reflections and References
Daybreak Dev Diary – Pivot of the Hyperion Setting
Many readers have asked me what Daybreak was about since my original 1st volume came out back in 2014, and it’s a topic I’ve written about before. However in recent editing, I’ve realized that during part of the redux process, I’ve somehow forgotten the importance and criticality of one detail — the setting’s origins. As… Continue reading
Daybreak Dev Diary: Progress, Redux Changes, and Kaede’s Tweaks
Finally, it’s released. After months of effort, countless hours of editing… I mean sure, there’s still a ton of work to be done. But it’s nice feeling a certain degree of fruition, rather than simply, waiting…
So a short update on the Daybreak project — I’m planning to start posting chapters by 11/15. The initial release will be all of volume 1 plus the first 5 chapters of volume 2 — up to when the story begins to seriously diverge from the original. I was originally hoping to start at the… Continue reading