Shmupy-16

Shmupy-16

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Shmupy-16



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Title: Shmupy-16
Pixel Artist: DawnBringer  (Level 10 Pixel artist :: 31123 points)
Posted: 10/17/2022 10:11
Palette: 16 colors
Statistics:  11 comments    62 faves    0 avatars

A little Amiga 500 compatible 16 color palette (12-bit) that I have been playing around with for a while; more or less aimed at (space/tech) Shoot 'Em Up's  and similar stuff.

As well as a study in various sprite/bobs themes (mostly 16x16 pixels).


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StevenM (Level 7 SNES) @ 11/1/2022 16:24

Paradoxically the quality of this spritesheet has me a little annoyed because all I have to offer in feedback is that it's quintessentially Amiga-esque, or Apogee-esque. "What does it mean when something has an Amiga aesthetic?" "You know it when you see it." The inability to articulate is frustrating in setting up a case study. "It has greys and strongly desaturated colours and lots of anti-aliasing!" "So does Metal Slug."

Ironically one of my favourite Amiga sprites here is the boss ship because the blue and red back-lighting is strongly reminiscent of that of the boss' space pod from Sonic 3, a Mega Drive game.

The player ships escalate in bulk and jet propulsion. Are they selectable from the start of this hypothetical game [weak/fast, medium, strong/slow] or part of an upgrade tree?


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JeffSturmann (Level 3 Sergeant) @ 10/24/2022 21:19

Awesome 🏆


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DawnBringer (Level 10 Pixel artist) @ 10/24/2022 08:50

Thanx guys, glad you enjoyed this! :)


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Nevercreature (Level 9 Whale Shark) @ 10/23/2022 02:40

 Wow!


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critikill (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 10/22/2022 08:09

Yeah. Totally rocks. I want to play this :-D


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carrion (Level 7 Underboss) @ 10/22/2022 02:45

Great stuff! As always...

I think I could play a bit with this great palette. 

 

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Rewind (Level 6 Methuselah) @ 10/22/2022 02:41

Outblasts Megablast 

Nashwan Power! Really great job, would love to see a SEUP out of this.


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Frost (Level 6 Serial Killer) @ 10/20/2022 13:47

Instantly recognised your style. Looks very Amiga-ish. Nice work!


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Mr_Hk_ (Level 5 Sniper) @ 10/19/2022 23:41

Lovely palette with this distinct Amiga moody taste and RGB crunchy bites !
 


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Opacus (Level 7 Ichikyu) @ 10/19/2022 10:37

Good stuff. Love the colours. Getting some Tyrian 2000 vibes from this.


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TheCaptainGhost (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 10/18/2022 10:49

fantastic


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