Realms of Quest III Bestiary

Realms of Quest III Bestiary

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Realms of Quest III Bestiary



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Title: Realms of Quest III Bestiary
Pixel Artist: saehn  (Level 1 Rookie :: 151 points)
Posted: 10/13/2009 13:45
Palette: 16 colors
Statistics:  13 comments    28 faves    0 avatars

This is the bestiary for Realms of Quest III, an upcoming D&D-type role-playing game for the Commodore VIC-20.

Technical information: Each monster was done in an enlarged software-based "character graphics" mode, 20x40 resolution, double-wide pixels (approximately the width of C64 pixels). The VIC-20 has sixteen colors total, but only four were available four each monster. And of those, two are consistent across every monster: black and yellow. For the other two: one color from 0-15 is selectable for color 1, and one color from 0-8 is selectable for color 2.

VIC-20 Palette: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/b8/CommodoreVIC20_palette.png

RQ3 Info is available here.

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skeddles (Level 11 Psychopath) @ 1/21/2014 03:50

Love these, so classic


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Graindolium (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 12/10/2013 08:10


I invite you to participate in a demo on tomsone8,

 - 320*200, 8*1pixel of 2 colors,  in an palette of 16colors
  or
 - 160*200, in 16 colors


http://bbs.demoscene.fr/blabla/un-pixel-art-disk-thomson/msg13839/?topicseen#new

:)
graindo

 


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Presley (Level 1 Seaman) @ 4/29/2010 22:55

So glad I found this, took me a long time to notice there were dupes


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Zweckform (Level 1 Intern) @ 10/20/2009 07:03

Nice work for the limitations.


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Dino502Run (Level 6 Serial Killer) @ 10/16/2009 06:02

Really well done!


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Frost (Level 6 Serial Killer) @ 10/14/2009 23:17

This is ace stuff!


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Antiboton (Level 8 Cannibal) @ 10/14/2009 14:04

I love them all!


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Necroleachate (Level 5 Killer Klown) @ 10/14/2009 09:46

Oh, ok. So it's a very good use of VIC-20 palette.


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saehn (Level 1 Rookie) @ 10/14/2009 07:03

Thanks all :-) Necroleachate, it's the VIC-20 palette... it's the same for the first eight, but the subsequent eight are different. Check out the link, you may find it interesting to see the palette.


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Necroleachate (Level 5 Killer Klown) @ 10/14/2009 06:55

Very nice style. And an awesome use of C64 palette.


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serialkid (Level 1 Rookie) @ 10/14/2009 01:38

Those are really impressive!! I love them all!!


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philipptr (Level 4 Team Leader) @ 10/14/2009 00:41

Do I see guybrush there? :D

Nice work, considering the restrictions.


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A.B. Lazer (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 10/13/2009 14:33

Wow! I've read about Realms of Quest III just yesterday in Retro Gamer (load 68), and now to see this here!

Very-very nice, reminds sprites in RPG's of those times.

Not long ago I made some graphics with VIC-20 restrictions, but wasn't going too deep into subject (and I never had real VIC-20). I thought that most common resolution for VIC-20 games is 4x-wide pixels. Is it so?


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