[REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

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[REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by Rotonen » 05 Jul 2009, 19:59

http://mantis.themanaworld.org/view.php?id=769

For this, we need a gray transparent silhouette for each equippable equipment type.
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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by Enchilado! » 06 Jul 2009, 04:44

I'll take this on - what are all the equipment types?

Hat
Shirt
Trousers
Boots
Gloves
Weapon
Shield
Ring

~Is that all? Or am I missing some?
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EDIT: How big should the images be?
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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by Jaxad0127 » 06 Jul 2009, 15:03

Enchilado! wrote:I'll take this on - what are all the equipment types?

Hat
Shirt
Trousers
Boots
Gloves
Weapon
Shield
Ring

~Is that all? Or am I missing some?
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  • Ammo
  • Cape?
  • Charm
  • Feet
  • Gloves
  • Head
  • Left Hand
  • Legs
  • Right Hand
  • Ring
  • Torso
Enchilado! wrote:EDIT: How big should the images be?
32x32 pixels, like the item icons.
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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by Enchilado! » 07 Jul 2009, 11:21

Well, I haven't worked on it for a few days but here's the prototype I made then. Basically I just greyed-out various items. Just tell me what you think of this style. If you wanted a more shadowy version (quite light grey, becoming lighter toward the edges as though a shadow of the item) I can do that, or I can tweak this around if you like it. Originally I pictured a flat light grey with a black outline to the South-West (I think that's where the light comes from...) indicating a... whatever that word is. Not 'embossed'... that's going outwards. I think. Anyway, sort of carved in like. I'm sure you understand what I mean.

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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by John P » 07 Jul 2009, 15:54

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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by Rotonen » 07 Jul 2009, 20:31

Do attach the file to the forums so we can actually see it?
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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by Enchilado! » 08 Jul 2009, 02:11

Yes, I meant to do that but I really had to get off the computer in a hurry and had no time. I'm doing a few minutes work on it now and then I'll edit this post and upload it.

~as they are just greyed-out items, the gloves look far too big compared to the boots...
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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by octalot » 08 Jul 2009, 10:15

Looks good, thanks both Rotonen and Enchilado.
Enchilado! wrote:I couldn't figure out what went in the two empty slots.
They're for "rings". As far as I can see:
Bottom left takes the towel and the four-leaf clover.
There's nothing for the bottom right.
The wedding ring itself goes in the "cape" slot.
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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by Enchilado! » 08 Jul 2009, 10:56

Needs to be rearranged, methinks...

~you actually think those slots look good...?
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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by Jaxad0127 » 08 Jul 2009, 16:11

octalot wrote:Looks good, thanks both Rotonen and Enchilado.
Enchilado! wrote:I couldn't figure out what went in the two empty slots.
They're for "rings". As far as I can see:
Bottom left takes the towel and the four-leaf clover.
There's nothing for the bottom right.
The wedding ring itself goes in the "cape" slot.
Rings shouldn't be using the cape slot.
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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by octalot » 08 Jul 2009, 17:38

jaxad0127 wrote:Rings shouldn't be using the cape slot.
Shouldn't as in "the current implementation is wrong" or "Octalot's documentation of the current implementation's behaviour is wrong"?
Either way, what's the correct documentation of the correct behaviour, so Enchilado! can design to it?
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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by Jaxad0127 » 08 Jul 2009, 18:25

octalot wrote:
jaxad0127 wrote:Rings shouldn't be using the cape slot.
Shouldn't as in "the current implementation is wrong" or "Octalot's documentation of the current implementation's behaviour is wrong"?
Either way, what's the correct documentation of the correct behaviour, so Enchilado! can design to it?
The slot definitions have always been flaky.
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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by Turmfalke » 17 Oct 2009, 13:12

up!
I am currently working on rewriting the equipment window and for that I need background pictures for all slots. Also a "slot" picture on which the background/item is drawn would be nice. The current rectangle is a bit boring.
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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by Spit23 » 17 Oct 2009, 15:15

I vote for using adamaix work as official skin:

http://forums.themanaworld.org/viewtopi ... t=skinning

So the slot backgrounds should also have the same style. The current style looks boring as hell.
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Re: [REQ] Equipment slot background silhuettes

Post by Crush » 17 Oct 2009, 15:18

Adamaix' skin has been made the current official skin in the development version.
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