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Title: Paintbug
Pixel Artist: Manupix  (Level 11 Godfather :: 67712 points)
Posted: 1/31/2010 19:59
Palette: 32 colors
Statistics:  10 comments    8 faves    0 avatars

My first mockup! Isometric tiles!

This game is a fight between ladybugs with an even number of dots and ladybugs with an odd number of dots. Ladybugs can be just as elaborate as humans.

They don't kill each other: they convert their enemies into their own kind, erasing or adding dots with their genetically engineered spray gun. The game stops when all ladybugs are of the same kind.

Some hazards were planned such as carnivorous plants. Time ran short. No AA, no dithering, no refining. Time ran very short.

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TheZakMan (Level 2 Kukyu) @ 5/6/2010 12:20

cool! like it!

Manupix (Level 11 Godfather) @ 2/9/2010 06:29


It has serious flaws though, mostly the leaves are boring and very flat looking (I have to practice drawing leaves), and there should be hints of something in the far back (was rushed). Colors might be too saturated too.

I hope to find the time to update someday. Sigh.

SpaceSalmon (Level 1 Rookie) @ 2/9/2010 06:10

This was my favorite of the challange entries, should have gotten first and I'm surprised it didn't get on top 3. This is great 5/5!

RollerKingdom (Level 7 Mass Murderer) @ 2/2/2010 13:36

Very nice and simple :) the only thing that could of improved it a bit more would be diff types of leaves, they seem to be all c+p and recolored

Manupix (Level 11 Godfather) @ 2/2/2010 04:08

Thanks guys!

@ jeremy: hope to fix it after the vote. The dice are bug counters for the 2 parties. I didn't find a better graphic idea to say 'even' and 'odd' ! =)

Reo (Level 11 Sensei) @ 2/1/2010 07:02

Very charming, I voted for this!

orenshtiv (Level 7 Ichikyu) @ 2/1/2010 03:35

Lol! got my vote! :D

jeremy (Level 11 Special Agent) @ 2/1/2010 00:51

 Pity you couldn't AA, it suffers a little from the jaggies. Very cute ladybirds, I may have missed something but I don't see why the dice are there >.>

Victor Rojo (Level 9 Necrophiliac) @ 2/1/2010 00:12

i love the expression of the hited ladybug, beautiful colors and great idea for a game ; )

cure (Level 11 Godfather) @ 1/31/2010 23:56

very pleased to see a well-thought out game idea. has lots of style, love the colors

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