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Title: Mercenary
Pixel Artist: diver  (Level 2 Corporal :: 640 points)
Posted: 7/25/2011 00:02
Palette: 13 colors
Statistics:  9 comments    21 faves    0 avatars

Standard ZX Spectrum screen

Redraw of  "Prince of Mercenaries" by Keith Parkinson

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Hylst (Level 3 Enforcer) @ 8/5/2011 04:11

 like xxmantisxx  said !


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diver (Level 2 Corporal) @ 7/29/2011 03:39

Well, thanks for explanation! I'm trying to represent every detail of original image, drawing the form and contraform in right way with most suitable color of ZX palette + ZX palette is very contrast (there is only few color pairs which looks unreadable). So maybe that's why it looks readable :)


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SacreDoom (Level 2 Dealer) @ 7/29/2011 02:52

Well, if a picture has good readability, it's easy to tell what is what, and it is made so none of the colours (uncontrollably) blend with eachother, making it impossible to read.


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diver (Level 2 Corporal) @ 7/28/2011 22:08

xxmantisxx, stay tuned, i will add some more pictures soon


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diver (Level 2 Corporal) @ 7/28/2011 22:07

thanks!

will someone explain me about readbility of pixel gfx? i'm not so familiar with that terms :)


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xxmantisxx (Level 7 Mass Murderer) @ 7/27/2011 12:06

You are quite amazing, all of your art leaves me in awe.


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SacreDoom (Level 2 Dealer) @ 7/27/2011 05:21

 The impressive thing in this is the readability even though the palette is a friggen piece of crap.


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diver (Level 2 Corporal) @ 7/27/2011 02:33

thank you :) that "pixel control" means not only 13 colors. each 8x8 cell have only 2 colors, and can be dark or bright.


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TheoVision (Level 8 Regional Boss) @ 7/27/2011 01:40

awesome tribute! Love your "pixel control" to pull this off in just 13 colors!


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