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Post by Bjørn » Wed May 09, 2007 12:06 pm

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Very nice demonstration, Crush. I think it's also interesting that the stalagmite that looks best in the cave looks like crap (in both senses of the word) on its own. Drawing new stuff is indeed best done in the target context.
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Post by yosuhara » Wed May 09, 2007 10:45 pm

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Crush wrote:Image
Very nice demonstration, Crush. I think it's also interesting that the stalagmite that looks best in the cave looks like crap (in both senses of the word) on its own. Drawing new stuff is indeed best done in the target context.
i personally don't like cave's color scheme... to me it looks more like a dry brown soil than a moist stone or solid rock... from which the cave usually is.
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Post by Crush » Wed May 09, 2007 10:59 pm

You won't change the color scheme by creating graphics that don't fit into it.

Why don't you take the cave tileset and experiment with changing the colors? Maybe something usable will come out of it. Like the ice cave we got that way. Or how about making your own tileset from scratch?
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Post by Bjørn » Sat May 12, 2007 10:16 am

A new cave tileset may not be the best thing to start working on, at least not without taking into account the new cave set that Modanung has been working on for our unfinished Dark Sunday side-project.
yosuhara wrote:i personally don't like cave's color scheme... to me it looks more like a dry brown soil than a moist stone or solid rock... from which the cave usually is.
I would say the soil and walls of the cave set linked above are of similar structure as our current cave set, so maybe it's still not in line with your opinion of what it should look like. Feel free to show an example.
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Post by Crush » Sat May 12, 2007 11:34 am

That cave tileset by Modanung looks nice, but I think it just isn't our style.
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Post by BadMrBox » Sun May 13, 2007 5:21 am

Bjørn wrote:A new cave tileset may not be the best thing to start working on, at least not without taking into account the new cave set that Modanung has been working on for our unfinished Dark Sunday side-project.
It sure beats the caveset we are using now.
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Post by Matt » Sun May 13, 2007 11:07 am

BadMrBox wrote:
Bjørn wrote:A new cave tileset may not be the best thing to start working on, at least not without taking into account the new cave set that Modanung has been working on for our unfinished Dark Sunday side-project.
It sure beats the caveset we are using now.
Which is, btw, made by Modanung. And matches our "style" even worse then the new very good looking cave tileset by our new swedish overlord Modanung :)
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Post by Bjørn » Sun May 13, 2007 1:15 pm

Matt wrote:Which is, btw, made by Modanung. And matches our "style" even worse then the new very good looking cave tileset by our new swedish overlord Modanung :)
Actually the current cave tileset was made by me, except for the sand tile. :-)

Anyway I agree the new cave tileset doesn't match our style, and it wasn't primarily meant for TMW so this isn't surprising. But it can be adapted of course.
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Post by Matt » Sun May 13, 2007 3:48 pm

Modanung, who is actually Bjørn's brother... ^^
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Post by BadMrBox » Tue May 15, 2007 10:14 am

What I like with the new cave is the that it doesn't look as flat as the one we have now.
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Post by Modanung » Wed May 16, 2007 11:36 am

Uhm yea... so that tileset wasn't meant for TMW. The tiles are too big and not square. That may be overcome by some rearanging. Maybe changing the colours a bit would bring it a lot close to TMW style-compatible.
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Post by yosuhara » Wed May 16, 2007 6:20 pm

plain skull with horns:
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it was supposed to be a skull helmet... maybe there can be some use of it..

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(impaled on the stick, like some sort of warning sign..i know it's a cliche :) or it can hang on the wall like trophy or so...)
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Post by Crush » Wed May 16, 2007 6:33 pm

I would picture that flagpole with the skull on it in a wasteland surrounded by other marks of battle. Just with less bright colors.
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Post by yosuhara » Wed May 16, 2007 6:34 pm

Crush wrote:I would picture that flagpole with the skull on it in a wasteland surrounded by other marks of battle. Just with less bright colors.
yeah, exactly

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Post by Manaboy » Thu May 17, 2007 9:27 am

yosuhara wrote:
Crush wrote:I would picture that flagpole with the skull on it in a wasteland surrounded by other marks of battle. Just with less bright colors.
yeah, exactly

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