Khaki Boy

Khaki Boy

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Khaki Boy



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Title: Khaki Boy
Pixel Artist: LipidKing  (Level 2 Flatfoot :: 70 points)
Posted: 1/16/2022 15:33
Palette: 12 colors
Statistics:  3 comments    0 faves    1 avatars

"Why the big image?" This pixel art was designed so that it displays its proper proportions with non-square pixels (in this case 4:5 width to height ratio). This allows for some level of greater detail, kind of like a higher resolution. This technique can be observed in Capcom's CPS arcade board titles such as Street Fighter 2, in which a resolution of 384x224 is displayed at 4:3 on a CRT.

Left image uses non-square pixels with correct proportions, right image is unscaled image with incorrect proportions.

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Amazonite (Level 3 Private Eye) @ 1/26/2022 03:58

Reminds me of Peter Pan


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LipidKing (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 1/17/2022 08:30

I certainly know the feeling when you get used to the squashed image, haha.


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Hapiel (Level 11 Bonsai) @ 1/17/2022 03:09

Cool stuff! It's funny how that squashed look immediately gives off a Capcom vibe to me, but only because I've mostly seen them at the 'wrong' resolution! Haha


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