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Title: Snew
Pixel Artist: eishiya  (Level 6 SWAT :: 11098 points)
Posted: 12/23/2014 19:22
Palette: 21 colors
Statistics:  17 comments    34 faves    0 avatars

It was fun to play with a lot of AA for a change. I finished with two colours left to spare, so I used those for even more AA. Hopefully I didn't overdo it.


Weekly Challenge: Snow GlobeWeekly Challenge: Snow Globe

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eishiya (Level 6 SWAT) @ 2/6/2017 06:33

Thanks! Snowy boreal forests are a favourite of mine too, I hope to make them prominent in a future game of mine.

The shape of the ball was provided by the template for the weekly challenge, so there's nothing I could really do about that. I thought about AAing it, but since the background had to be transparent, the AA would've looked bad somewhere or other.

The figure does look stiff >< I was too concerned with using it to hide the boundary between the top and bottom and with having both arms distinct and didn't consider how awful that pose is, even though I had time.


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jok (Level 11 Master Assassin) @ 2/6/2017 04:37

I like this ball/portal effect - neat idea, especially spruce disortion on first plane strengthens effect

Air perspective in landscape always works well too

Forest in snow is one of my favourite motives for ilustration - so instant fav. :)

This figure however looks little out of place and stiff – and shape of glass ball (top part) is not refined enough imho


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Mechanic4Games (Level 3 Private Eye) @ 12/15/2016 23:48

wow this is awesome!


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arronax (Level 1 Intern) @ 10/20/2015 23:15

Really pretty!


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ParkerBabyDiaperCompany (Level 4 Team Leader) @ 7/24/2015 13:41

Beautiful scene.


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eishiya (Level 6 SWAT) @ 12/29/2014 06:45

I personally think brighter colours would feel wrong and lose the feel of a snowy day. Cloudy skies tend to lead to grey days.


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Mandrill (Level 8 Partner) @ 12/29/2014 04:48

This has a great winter spirit and AA looks fine to me, nothing to complain about.

The only thing I don't like is missing vibrancy. I think that it looks a bit washed out.

A superb entry nonetheless. :)


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Lindion45 (Level 4 Lieutenant) @ 12/26/2014 10:10

Amazing!


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RBL (Level 2 Quiet One) @ 12/25/2014 16:00

Wisely selected colors for the base. Round cut just in the clothes stripe.


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Sir Cutswood (Level 1 Depressed) @ 12/25/2014 06:33

This doesn't break the rules, actually! As if you study it closer, each section has different color sets, but with the wonderful help of AA (greatly portrayed in this piece, actually.), the transition is seamless and gorgeous.


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Geoglatico (Level 6 SWAT) @ 12/24/2014 09:12

Nice!


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zombossjoey (Level 1 Rookie) @ 12/24/2014 08:27

Gorgeous!


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eishiya (Level 6 SWAT) @ 12/24/2014 07:03

Glad to see my attempt at hiding the boundary was successful xP That rule was the most fun part of the challenge for me.


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peyj (Level 1 Rookie) @ 12/24/2014 03:06

Well the bottom section uses a slightly darker pallete, so as far as I can see everything is alright.

I think it's a very good interpretation of the challenge and the snow globe theme.


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RBL (Level 2 Quiet One) @ 12/24/2014 02:21

"Each of these two sections must use a different set of colours."  :/


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HZoltan (Level 5 Captain) @ 12/24/2014 01:48

Beautiful! I really wanted to make something like this!


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TheChannel (Level 1 Rookie) @ 12/24/2014 01:02

I love it!

Getting my vote for sure


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