French Garden

French Garden

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French Garden



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Title: French Garden
Pixel Artist: Brink  (Level 4 Lieutenant :: 1537 points)
Posted: 3/16/2014 04:16
Palette: 14 colors
Statistics:  13 comments    18 faves    0 avatars

such amstrad cpc mode 0. very overscan. so isometric. much stereotypes. wow.

Edit: Tweaked some stuff.

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Stickman (Level 7 Sheriff) @ 3/21/2014 03:40

Really nice work and a good choice of colours from the palette.


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MacDeath (Level 1 Rookie) @ 3/17/2014 16:10

Nice one, I really appreciate as a french amstradist...

Brink : you should come to our Amstrad forums... tu es le bienvenu.

PS : i would have used orange for the door and the "earth" instead of pink...


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Carnivac (Level 8 Shodan) @ 3/16/2014 08:57

You're welcome.  I only found out how to transfer files to my CPC last week and it involves a car stereo mp3 adaptor, my android phone and the Java CPC emulator for PC. :P  Is awesome being able to get retro-style art actually onto the systems it aims to simulate.  :)


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Brink (Level 4 Lieutenant) @ 3/16/2014 08:14

Hmm, it looks like this rather lame pun could've been better executed. I guess that's what you get from not devouring enough red wine, cheese and baguettes. Désolé, Manupix et tous les gens français! Je ne me pardonnerai jamais! À partir d'aujourd'hui, je vais manger seulement des baguettes et des fromages et boire du vin rouge! I will also look into those things Manupix mentioned and see what I can fix in an updated version ;)

 
so mrmo tarius. much thank you. very grateful. wow.
 
Holy cow! I've never seen any of my pixel art pieces being dislayed on real hardware before! Cool! Thanks a lot, Carnivac! I'm saving those images to my fapping folder pixel art folder.
 
Thanks, Mr.Fahrenheit :)

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Mr.Fahrenheit (Level 6 Serial Killer) @ 3/16/2014 07:28

Ha, this is great.


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Carnivac (Level 8 Shodan) @ 3/16/2014 07:06

Had to do it.  Colours look a bit washed but only cos of the camera trying to capture CRT monitor.  In real life the colours are very bold and vibrant as they should be. :)  Hadn't loaded an overscan image onto my CPC before but luckily DevilMarkus at cpcwiki.eu had already informed me of the commands to do so (very different to regular size image).

carnivac.co.uk/temp/frenchgardencpc.jpg

carnivac.co.uk/temp/frenchgardencpc2.jpg

Hope you don't mind. Just thought it would look cool on the real machine.  And it does. :)


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Manupix (Level 11 Godfather) @ 3/16/2014 06:56

Makes sense. But baguettes are pointy.


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Mrmo Tarius (Level 10 Master Sniper) @ 3/16/2014 06:49

Much fave very rating wow


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cure (Level 11 Godfather) @ 3/16/2014 06:18

A garden of baguettes growing from the earth.


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Manupix (Level 11 Godfather) @ 3/16/2014 06:02

Ouiiiiiiii!

I got the cheese tree but not the 3 things below the window.

Also it's a serious crime to have fromage+baguette but no vin


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Carnivac (Level 8 Shodan) @ 3/16/2014 05:51

Lovely work.   :)


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Brink (Level 4 Lieutenant) @ 3/16/2014 05:33

It's supposed to be cheese, like the one on the ground. Guess I messed up making that clear :/ I think I'll have to go back and try to fix that and some other things. 'Cause you're right, drain pipes are usually closer to the wall. And I realized the tree looks a little bit off balance as of now, so I'm gonna tweak the tree trunk as well.

Anyway, thanks a lot for the fast feedback! :D


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skittle (Level 9 Nidan) @ 3/16/2014 05:00

Is that gold in the tree?

The pipe thing that connects to the barrel should be pushed in, it looks a bit funny to me, more like a chimney growing out of the barrel instead of a pipe connecting to the guttur.

Nice piece though, I really love the house.


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