Not so generic run cycle

Not so generic run cycle

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Not so generic run cycle



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Title: Not so generic run cycle
Pixel Artist: Omentis  (Level 2 Dealer :: 720 points)
Posted: 8/1/2014 18:48
Palette: 14 colors
Statistics:  24 comments    22 faves    0 avatars

Took the comments from my last animation into consideration and made the run cycle again in the previous style! It took me literally all day but in the end I think it was worth it haha.

If anyone feels like something could be improved please let me know! 

EDIT:
Switched out the legs so that their movement matches the arms' movement! As addressed by AdamSrgnt.

 

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fawful (Level 6 Yonkyu) @ 11/14/2014 14:52

Smooth as silk


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SleepNinja (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/25/2014 13:27

I quite like the color palette on this character.


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caca (Level 2 Kukyu) @ 8/14/2014 15:13

So how is it applied here?


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Omentis (Level 2 Dealer) @ 8/9/2014 11:01

I agree with you on both regards, looking at this now the animation does feel kind of wonky, I'll consider remaking it sometime in the future.


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miro42 (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/4/2014 16:34

The legs still look a little wonky, although this is much better than your last go.  I think because the forward moving leg never extends before touching the ground it still gives it a pendulum feeling,.  Check drawings 1 and 7 out on this image from Richard Williams Animator's Survival Kit, which I also suggest you get if you haven't already!  :D

Also, I feel that the pelvis is rotating far too much, for as little as the torso is doing.  It kind of looks like a machine that has only a pivot and no interal organs to worry about. ;)


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Omentis (Level 2 Dealer) @ 8/4/2014 12:00

@Zarto & Terff - Thank you! :D

@caca - It's a bit tricky to explain, but if you want an example take a look at what's happening with the animation in the face! You can google for a more in-depth explanation if you'd like to know more about it.


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caca (Level 2 Kukyu) @ 8/4/2014 10:09

I still don't know what is "subpixel"


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Terff (Level 5 Killer Klown) @ 8/3/2014 06:19

Very smooth animation!


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Zarto (Level 1 Seaman) @ 8/2/2014 15:29

Great animation!


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Omentis (Level 2 Dealer) @ 8/2/2014 10:45

Thanks dude! And thanks for the 'eye opening' comment on my last work haha-


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CraftyPixeI (Level 1 Intern) @ 8/2/2014 09:41

- Good job :)! Glad you didn't continue reducing the quality :) -


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Omentis (Level 2 Dealer) @ 8/2/2014 09:11

Thank you!


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Friend (Level 1 Jukyu) @ 8/2/2014 08:48

dang, that looks great.  The colors are awesome


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caca (Level 2 Kukyu) @ 8/2/2014 08:35

what is subpixel?


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Omentis (Level 2 Dealer) @ 8/2/2014 07:46

Oooh I see what you mean, I wasn't even thinking about that when making this. 
I'm gonna try to switch out the leg cycles and hopefully that'll fix it haha. Thanks for pointing that out.
 


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adamSrgnt (Level 4 Lieutenant) @ 8/2/2014 07:34

Super smooth and detailed.  Great job.

Slight critique: 
Arms move in the opposite direction of legs when you walk or run.  Moving them together is an awkward motion (related: www.youtube.com/watch).


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Omentis (Level 2 Dealer) @ 8/2/2014 07:06

@Damian - Thanks man! I appreciate it. :D

@Zizka - Thanks! I will try to do so haha-


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Zizka (Level 10 Operative) @ 8/2/2014 05:55

SMOOTH! I really like this! Keep up the good work!


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Damian (Level 10 Operative) @ 8/2/2014 04:51

Cool, your use of sel-out is great. It's nice to see people actually do it well.


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Omentis (Level 2 Dealer) @ 8/2/2014 02:19

Yes it is! It was my first attempt at it too hahaha-


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andrae (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/2/2014 02:12

EDIT: double post


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andrae (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/2/2014 02:10

Same here, I like this one compared to the previous. Just curious, is that a subpixel animation in the eye?


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Omentis (Level 2 Dealer) @ 8/2/2014 02:08

Thank you! :D


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Benjiro (Level 8 Shodan) @ 8/1/2014 20:23

so much better than the last :)

excellent like the stand position


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