Megaman Reworked

Megaman Reworked

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Megaman Reworked



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Title: Megaman Reworked
Pixel Artist: Snake  (Level 2 Flatfoot :: 9401 points)
Posted: 9/7/2013 14:33
Palette: 35 colors
Statistics:  16 comments    73 faves    0 avatars

Long time no art!

I've spent a good bit of time thinking of how I would do a modern version of the original Megaman series. This was an attempt to capture my thoughts into something more solid. My thought process is that while MM8 and 7 were a visual upgrade to the NES sprites, things often got harder to read, and you lost a bit of the abstraction the series is known for.

My attempt tries to capture the same level of detail, but I've kept the original proportions a little more, and I've used the same hard, black shadows the NES used. This way, you can have really detailed and colored backgrounds while the sprites are really visible.

Naturally, I'd love to pich this to Capcom (along with my X9 idea http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fy1Tt29U1vo) But since I don't own the lisence, I figure I'll put this out there for now and see where this goes.

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HZoltan (Level 6 Major) @ 11/29/2014 15:51

I would love to see a Protoman mockup from you :) I like your style, and I always thought that this character would need a proper game. He's as deep as Zero with it's envy, anger and search for perfection. Just saying :)


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pmoth (Level 1 Thug) @ 4/15/2014 10:01

That Roll is so cute!


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Phexion (Level 5 Detective) @ 11/12/2013 11:54

 You've done well here, all combined into a great piece. Good work.


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Victor Rojo (Level 9 Necrophiliac) @ 9/24/2013 08:59

there are one red pixel on the right knee of the second character ;·3


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Squirrelsquid (Level 4 Shichikyu) @ 9/14/2013 11:43

 I agree that V1 roll was cuter. *nods* she looks a lil "psychic" on this one. her eyes give a "I'ma broom you to death" impression.... D: but yea, nice contrast.


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Carnivac (Level 8 Shodan) @ 9/14/2013 04:00

I've always hated Roll for some reason.  I just don't like her design or even her existence in the later games.

Anyways I like these for their strong contrast and use of black.  Gives them a very nice sense of depth and form.


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jkbenedict (Level 1 Rookie) @ 9/13/2013 06:50

wow -- holy awesome!  can i share this off of my blog (ecofriendlybombs.weebly.com)?

@VerbalJesse


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Leath (Level 2 Kukyu) @ 9/11/2013 12:38

 Megaman lost his cannon arm!!

Great work. Really nice. Fav + 5/5


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Squirrelsquid (Level 4 Shichikyu) @ 9/10/2013 12:03

 very impressive. I like roll especially ( I always thought she could need her own game in the classic series)

I am rather unsure if Capcom will ever do anything with it, especially since Inafune is now working on Mighty No. 9.

awesome sprites none the less.


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Mrmo Tarius (Level 10 Master Sniper) @ 9/9/2013 16:49

 Why not pitch this to the guys making Mighty No. 9? :D Cause, these are GODDAMNED AWESOME.


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PNG (Level 1 Thug) @ 9/8/2013 18:13

 Impressive! Great, great work, Snake.


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Lusque (Level 5 Detective) @ 9/7/2013 22:47

Great, loved!


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HypeWizardA (Level 1 Rookie) @ 9/7/2013 21:34

Beautiful!


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EvilEagles (Level 5 Detective) @ 9/7/2013 19:40

 Lovely colors!


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Arpo78 (Level 3 Sergeant) @ 9/7/2013 18:36

 nice

 


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Adcrusher (Level 6 Major) @ 9/7/2013 16:58

I love these, great job!


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