my attempt at a new monster

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Post by Ultim » Sat Nov 12, 2005 12:50 am

In the front view i was going for a view more accurate to the agreed upon view for all objects. However ...you guys are right, that view sucks. i'm going to mess around with it again and make it a view level with the ground. It's not integral with the rest of the views but sprites that have the right view look downright awful. i think the players can ignore a different view so we can make the stuff look better. Do you guys think that front sprite would still work as a frame of the front attack?
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Post by Ultim » Sat Nov 12, 2005 1:41 am

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Monster Front 2.0 with included view upgrades, extra belly-section, and, in this limited edition only, a collector's edition Monster Moustache! When i get more time to make his snout look appealing he'll lose the 'stache... maybe.
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Post by Crush » Sat Nov 12, 2005 1:47 am

the belly sticks out too much. it looks as if it is some object in front of it.
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Post by Modanung » Sat Nov 12, 2005 11:05 am

Love the 'stache. :D
But seriously though... I think the legs are a great improvement. But there's no need to deviate from the general perspective.
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Post by ElvenProgrammer » Sun Nov 13, 2005 3:52 pm

I just wanted to state that every sprite in here could be used http://photobucket.com/albums/v158/neor ... /ManaLand/
So maybe you could start from one of those instead of creating a completely new one. The wombear seems nice enough to go into a wood behaviour.
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Post by Rotonen » Mon Nov 14, 2005 12:56 am

How about making the hands or whatever of that green creature to appear less fragile?
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Post by Tenche » Mon Nov 14, 2005 4:01 am

OMFG the stuff on that photobucket are L33T we need new monsters!
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Post by Crush » Mon Nov 14, 2005 1:48 pm

then go and make the missing animation phases
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Post by Tenche » Mon Nov 14, 2005 2:40 pm

how.. if i had a tutorial i whould
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Post by ElvenProgrammer » Tue Nov 15, 2005 2:46 pm

Crush wrote:then go and make the missing animation phases
That's exactly what I did, in fact now we have a complete snake spritesheet and a half-working fire goblin spritesheet. I wonder if a true artist could do the same I did, using other monsters as a reference 8)
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