Bouncy Octopus

Bouncy Octopus

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Bouncy Octopus



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Title: Bouncy Octopus
Pixel Artist: Stacy3601  (Level 2 Quiet One :: 784 points)
Posted: 2/4/2010 20:16
Statistics:  9 comments    1 faves    0 avatars

worked hard on this but always looking to improve.  constructive crits. welcome.

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Vonclank (Level 1 Depressed) @ 7/5/2015 07:21

With a size like that I can see why you got irritated with trying to animate this sprite, with a bit more time spent im sure that animation would look much more fluid.


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Dino502Run (Level 6 Serial Killer) @ 2/15/2010 19:03

Awesome colors and shading


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Stacy3601 (Level 2 Quiet One) @ 2/5/2010 08:27

thanks.  when i began drawing it i grosly underestimated how dificult it would be to animate O.O but i was too far in to just stop so i just finished what i had.  i knew it was choppy and rigid but i was DONE with it -_- 

  i'm not 100% sure what you mean by mirroring.  is that when you you copy and paste one side onto the other?  if so. i did mirror some of the sketch but i did all the pixeling seperate.

and thanks for the suggestions i'm deff. not done with the character and plan on making a smaller more fluid one. :)


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Manupix (Level 11 Godfather) @ 2/5/2010 04:40

Nice and cute char, but way, way, way too big for a succesful animation. I can't begin to imagine the amount of work it would require to make it fluid. 0.0

I'd suggest trying an 80x80 max version (why not B&W > current challenge!). I'd also forget the jump and make it curl and uncurl arms instead. One moving arm plus some change of expression would be awesome already. Avoid mirrorring too. Everytime someone mirrors a pixel, an octopus dies somewhere ;)

Sorry, it's not mirrorred in fact, just too symmetric. My bad.


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DrunkBurger (Level 1 Rookie) @ 2/5/2010 04:09

It scares me....doesnt look happy and bouncy to me.


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Official-NeoSoft (Level 5 Sniper) @ 2/4/2010 23:24

this is probably way over-dithered :P maybe you should remove some of the dithering to make it look better ;)

The design itself is nice ;)


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Delicious (Level 9 Boss) @ 2/4/2010 23:06

It seems far too jumpy, and would probably look more pleasent without the animation. However, it's very cute and well done. Keep it up. :)


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KingOfTheTrolls (Level 9 Boss) @ 2/4/2010 22:10

you need more frames it feels to "sharp" or rigid. but love the idea.


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NaCl (Level 3 Hatchet Man) @ 2/4/2010 20:54

 Love the sea star on his head, nice touch


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