Cave Tiles

Cave Tiles

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Title: Cave Tiles
Pixel Artist: TomF  (Level 2 Flatfoot :: 2298 points)
Posted: 10/13/2008 03:48
Palette: 19 colors
Statistics:  15 comments    80 faves    0 avatars

These were done a while back (jan/feb 08) for a now abandoned indie game called Mirage. They were refined many times before I finally got the look we wanted. Tried to keep a clean, almost cartoon like style with no texturing/dithering and reasonably low colour count. Also studied Henk's work a lot at the time. ;)

There's much to be improved, mainly shading on the slopes and some extra background stuff but I don't want to waste time fiddling around with them so I'm going to leave them as they are. :)

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JustinGameDesign (Level 8 Marshal) @ 4/19/2014 18:19

Looks great to me. Good work.


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Victor Rojo (Level 10 King Ghidorah) @ 2/27/2011 10:11

Really great work, thanks for this great Tiles, FAV!


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ManningKrull (Level 9 Executioner) @ 12/4/2008 10:04
These are completely gorgeous. I would love to play a game in this environment.

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Chace (Level 5 Captain) @ 10/20/2008 11:05
Great! Looks like a very nice game.

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Fatalis67 (Level 1 Rookie) @ 10/18/2008 08:12
Awesome! These remind me of a game but I can't put my finger on it.

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Pat (Level 1 Gangster) @ 10/18/2008 05:46
very nice level :)

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TomF (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 10/18/2008 05:07
I wouldn't count on it.

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Singe (Level 1 Rookie) @ 10/17/2008 07:59
Are you actually going to be making this game?

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TomF (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 10/14/2008 00:42
Thanks everyone. The game was abandoned because a couple of us were too busy to commit any time to it (was going to be a pretty massive game considering it was freeware), and when the time came to start on it again we'd lost all motivation (or at least I had anyway). But hey, maybe we'll pick it up again someday.

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CobaltHex (Level 3 Stalker) @ 10/13/2008 14:29
i love dis, can i has dese sprites, i make da game :)

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Demon (Level 3 Stalker) @ 10/13/2008 14:08
Why was the game abandoned?

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vresu (Level 1 Rookie) @ 10/13/2008 13:47
wow very nice :) i do have a difficult time to make those kind background :) haha :) thumbs up :)

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AdamF (Level 11 CEO) @ 10/13/2008 09:33
Yeah, the background makes this. I really like the tiles as well, but the background just works!

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DJD (Level 4 Button Man) @ 10/13/2008 08:23
wonderful stuff, very smooth. That background is spot on, and I think the best part of the whole piece.

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Hapiel (Level 11 Bonsai) @ 10/13/2008 04:31
These are awesome! I can indeed see the influences of mr Nieborg (horaay for the Dutch), but that makes this even more awesome!

The background is a bit 'filled up', still it works :)
Great!

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