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The roller-grub

Post by Insert Name Here » 02 Aug 2008, 23:14

I've been working on a monster concept called the roller-grub. Kinda like a long, rolled up maggot.
Here's what I have so far:
http://forums.themanaworld.org/download/file.php?id=621
Yes, I know the light direction is wrong.
What do you reckon?
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Re: The roller-grub

Post by EJlol » 02 Aug 2008, 23:37

add texture. And no other monster use blood (child friendly game), so that is out of style (read: remove it). Just a question: Is there a reason why doesnt have eyes and a mouth?
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Re: The roller-grub

Post by Matt » 03 Aug 2008, 00:22

EJlol wrote:And no other monster use blood (child friendly game), so that is out of style (read: remove it).
We have a style?
We are child friendly?
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Re: The roller-grub

Post by Superkoop » 03 Aug 2008, 00:46

Matt wrote:
EJlol wrote:And no other monster use blood (child friendly game), so that is out of style (read: remove it).
We have a style?
We are child friendly?
By "Out of Style" I think EJ means it is "out of character".

As to the actual monster, I like the idea.
But I think that when it rolls, it should be tighter wound. ATM I am having a hard time visualizing it.

BTW, if it's a grub like monster, why is one end of it flat like it was cut in half?
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Re: The roller-grub

Post by EJlol » 03 Aug 2008, 11:56

Matt wrote:
EJlol wrote:And no other monster use blood (child friendly game), so that is out of style (read: remove it).
We have a style?
We are child friendly?
http://wiki.themanaworld.org/index.php/ ... Guidelines
You should study the already existing monster spritesets and try to stay in a consistent style with them.
So we have a kind of style. And that style means no blood. and AFAIK the game is child friendly.
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Re: The roller-grub

Post by Matt » 03 Aug 2008, 13:44

I don't think there is a fixed overall game graphics style yet. And I've never heard something about being child-friendly...
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Re: The roller-grub

Post by EJlol » 03 Aug 2008, 14:23

whatever, I still think the blood should be removed.
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Re: The roller-grub

Post by yosuhara » 03 Aug 2008, 18:49

Matt wrote:I don't think there is a fixed overall game graphics style yet. And I've never heard something about being child-friendly...
tottally agreed.. this "remember the children" thing makes me sick.... let the blood flow! :twisted:
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Re: The roller-grub

Post by Rotonen » 03 Aug 2008, 19:04

A bit offtopic, but sure, an addictive game about killing stuff and hoarding possession is really educative and child friendly.
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Re: The roller-grub

Post by Shaggy » 03 Aug 2008, 19:05

yosuhara wrote:
Matt wrote:I don't think there is a fixed overall game graphics style yet. And I've never heard something about being child-friendly...
tottally agreed.. this "remember the children" thing makes me sick.... let the blood flow! :twisted:
Ahem... I'm 40, and I don't like seeing blood, guts and gore in a game (and I certainly wouldn't allow my children, if I had any, to play such a game)
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Re: The roller-grub

Post by yosuhara » 03 Aug 2008, 19:11

Shaggy wrote:
yosuhara wrote:
Matt wrote:I don't think there is a fixed overall game graphics style yet. And I've never heard something about being child-friendly...
tottally agreed.. this "remember the children" thing makes me sick.... let the blood flow! :twisted:
Ahem... I'm 40, and I don't like seeing blood, guts and gore in a game (and I certainly wouldn't allow my children, if I had any, to play such a game)
so? don't allow them to play such games...it's your right as a parent
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