Windows C64 Edition

Windows C64 Edition

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Windows C64 Edition

Title: Windows C64 Edition
Pixel Artist: Ensellitis  (Level 11 Sensei :: 28285 points)
Posted: 10/8/2006 03:36
Palette: 14 colors
Statistics:  15 comments    6 faves    0 avatars

yes, i know, its dumb...  i was bored and needed to make something to prevent my insanity from surfacing

c64 restrictions, 14 colors, PC64 palette, and yes, windows still crashes even on a comodore 64.

the yellow window looks like it does because i had problems making it look right


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StevenM (Level 6 GBC) @ 1/20/2021 14:33

I feel your pain with the yellow window. I've made games with coloured blocks/characters/platform tiles etc all assigned to different colours, and yellow is consistently the biggest pain in the ass. Red, blue, green, purple, grey, orange all allow for highlights and decent shadows with some hue-shifting, but yellow either demands a dramatic lowering of brightness and some hue-shift to add orange, or the highlight is indecipherable from the base colour, or the lowered-brightness yellow looks sickly. Yellow is the pickiest colour and the rest of your picture is a spot-on replication of the old Windows logo.

Theoden (Level 10 Operative) @ 9/7/2016 07:33

Great stuff.

Dino502Run (Level 6 Serial Killer) @ 4/6/2010 19:51

Don't tell my Mac, but I have a secret love for old Pc's

Drogad_Fisk (Level 1 Private) @ 8/22/2008 14:59
HAHA Fuckit that was a n1

Tom::Hill (Level 1 Rookie) @ 12/12/2006 09:10
:OOOOO omg u rule!!!

Mykola (Level 3 Corporate Drone) @ 10/11/2006 14:53

Colors = awesome

I dunno what's with the anti windows hype and all :D I've been working with it since I was 10 yrs old and no problem. I'm not saying it's great, but it certainly isn't as shitty as people make it look.

jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 10/8/2006 21:29
OMG, save you're about to crash!

grave (Level 9 Federal Agent) @ 10/8/2006 16:28
could use some dithering, especialy on the yellow part. other than that it looks fine

zAk (Level 3 Stalker) @ 10/8/2006 08:24
Windows=evil=satan=gates... I love my Intel Mac <3 Itt looks fine, too simple to have any flaws and too simple to be amazing - OK zAk

Sohashu (Level 7 Sheriff) @ 10/8/2006 05:03
This I like better than the actual windows atart up logo. 

Blueberry_pie (Level 7 General Manager) @ 10/8/2006 04:55
Much better than the real logo you see when booting up... that one's an actual photo reduction. Or at least, it looks like one.

Ensellitis (Level 11 Sensei) @ 10/8/2006 04:29
it is the pc64 palette, used by a few c64 emulators

Filax_666 (Level 6 Hitman) @ 10/8/2006 04:21
That's not the C64 palette we're to see, right? Looks really cool, but I'll stick with my ol' Mac.

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