16x16 Items

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Title: 16x16 Items
Pixel Artist: iMoose  (Level 6 SWAT :: 5119 points)
Posted: 12/1/2010 22:41
Palette: 17 colors
Statistics:  11 comments    17 faves    0 avatars

 These aren't for anything in particular, I just did them for the sake of doing them. I made as many as I could until I got bored- turned out to be 70. You may notice that many are basically recolors of others. I did this because I thought it would emphasize the iconic style of the sprites. In other words, I did that as a style choice, not because I was lazy.

Draws a lot of inspiration from these: http://www.pixeljoint.com/pixelart/55047.htm

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Anthologist (Level 1 Rookie) @ 9/1/2011 13:45

These are fantastic.

I know it's been a while since they were posted, but would you mind if I used the books/parchments in my minecraft TP I'm producing?

 

It's probably best to email me, catch me on the MC forum or text me. I never check pixel joint.

Cyanscapeinfiniti@gmail.com

Same name on the MC forum

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avo (Level 8 Cannibal) @ 12/3/2010 11:21

Lovely small stuff!


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iMoose (Level 6 SWAT) @ 12/2/2010 17:29

 Oh wow. I didn't expect to get so much feedback so quickly. Thank you all for your input! Now for a long string of replies:

@Groogokk: What I think you're referring to as a pear was actually intended to be a squash... but I see how it resembles a pear. I never really liked that one as much anyway, so I may replace it. Also, I share your opinion on the apple, tomato and orange. The orange was supposed to look a little more porous, but it didn't really work the way I wanted it to.

@Jeremy: No, I developed the palette on my own. Really, I just kept adding colors as I saw fit and then cut a few back. I had all my colors basically set by the time I'd finished the first 20.

@Jinn, HummingBird, kevink, EdJr: Thank you very much. And yes, these do also draw inspiration from Fire Emblem icons, especially the books.

@KrypToniTe, Buddy90: I agree, 16x16 is pretty small. It's right in my comfort range, though, as most of the sprites I draw are 16x16. Then again, most of my games have x2 or x3 resolution. I think I will try 24x24s sometime soon. It's good to try something new.

Thanks for the comments and favs, everybody 


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EdJr (Level 9 Nidan) @ 12/2/2010 17:26

Beautiful icons. Perfectly readable and have a good use of colors. 


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Buddy90 (Level 6 Manager) @ 12/2/2010 15:14

Try making some 24 x 24 sprites. These look nice, but are kind of small. I know that's the point, but still.


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kevink (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 12/2/2010 14:27

great use of colors mate. 


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HummingBird (Level 1 Thug) @ 12/2/2010 09:26

I love the fruits!


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KrypToniTe (Level 5 Soldier) @ 12/2/2010 09:24

Way too small. Some what readable. These a bit bigger would make a big difference.


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Jinn (Level 11 Cthulhu (The Call of Cthulhu)) @ 12/2/2010 07:17

{ Very Fire Emblem-ish! I love little icons, and you did an awesome job here!


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jeremy (Level 11 Sphinx) @ 12/2/2010 02:48

Lovely and readable :D Did you use a particular palette from somewhere for 'em? :)


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Groogokk (Level 5 Lieutenant) @ 12/1/2010 23:40

I like this, especially the fruits and vegetables. Some minor nitpicks: The pear looks a bit blocky, and I'm not so convinced about the tomato, the apple and the orange sharing basically the same texcture.


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