Mole Greetings

Mole Greetings

You need to be logged in to rate pixel art.


Pixel Art Details

Mole Greetings

Title: Mole Greetings
Pixel Artist: Veto  (Level 4 Murderer :: 2411 points)
Posted: 10/29/2012 23:49
Palette: 10 colors
Statistics:  12 comments    19 faves    0 avatars

C64, charmode

preset palette, individual resolution per char (8x8 for hires, 4x8 for multicolor)
fix background color (black this time), 2 additional fix colors for multicolor chars (light red, orange) plus one individual color for each char from the first 8 out of the c64 palette

This picture is shown in the demo Coma Light 13, used for somekind of dynamic comic screen. The mode is rarely used nowadays for graphics, though it is quite common for backgrounds in computer games.

From a technical point of view charmode is like using a font which shows graphic elemtens instead of a-b-c. 256 chars are stored to one charset which again is limited to one per rasterline (you still need a coder, if you want to display more than one charset on screen). This picture for example is subdivided to 12 charsets.


If you would like to comment you will need to be logged in. Register now. It only takes a moment and it's free.

DawnBringer (Level 10 Pixel artist) @ 10/8/2013 03:35

Hey, just saw the demo on YouTube...good stuff! :)

Theoden (Level 10 Operative) @ 7/24/2013 05:58

Amazing work.

dakael (Level 5 Killer Klown) @ 4/7/2013 03:09

Amazing, C64 pushed to the limits.

Joe/Wrath Designs (Level 7 Sheriff) @ 11/1/2012 09:53

Superb use of chars!

Gecimen (Level 11 Sphinx) @ 10/31/2012 13:11

This is amazing. Probably the weakest part is the one in the preview.

Neela (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 10/31/2012 12:43

I recognized this picture from the demo :-) I watched it yesterday with my boyfriend and we agreed it was awesome!

spritus (Level 1 Intern) @ 10/31/2012 11:39

 great great great. just great

baah (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 10/31/2012 11:19

Cool graphics and cool demo!

ultimaodin (Level 3 Corporate Drone) @ 10/31/2012 08:14


carrion (Level 7 Underboss) @ 10/31/2012 06:16

 char mode?


blubberkopp (Level 1 Rookie) @ 10/30/2012 04:14

one word...WOW ! =)

Frost (Level 6 Serial Killer) @ 10/30/2012 01:04

I love it, especially the panda! ;)

Related & Tags

c64 charmode mole, Mole Greetings avatars, Mole Greetings icons, Mole Greetings pixel art, Mole Greetings forum avatars, Mole Greetings AOL Buddy Icons

Sponsored Products


Want to give some dough back to all those amazing pixel artists? Donations provide prize money for contests, help cover hosting costs and support new initiatives.

Play party games with QuizBash app
Play party games with QuizBash app

Report Problem

If you are going to report an issue with this piece please provide relevant URLs/Images to back up your claim.


If you would like to be a team player why not register? It's quick and easy and you'll be able to comment on, rate and upload pixel art.

Already Registered?