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Postby qeee1 on Wed Jun 14, 2006 1:18 pm

A no cards game would NEVER end. Good work on the map up 'till now, looks nice.
Frigidus wrote:but now that it's become relatively popular it's suffered the usual downturn in coolness.
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Postby rocksolid on Thu Jun 15, 2006 5:36 pm

Okay:

Coin tinkered, palisade (fence between crowd and race) tinkered, wreck heavily altered, charioteers messed with. I tried to avoid charioteers on the borders, but some of them are overlapping images (not layers) that wanted to stay together and spanned the borders - I'm not that concerned about it because since all the territories are standardized, I don't think any confusion will result.

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Postby fluffybunnykins on Thu Jun 15, 2006 5:42 pm

s'all good
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Postby AndyDufresne on Thu Jun 15, 2006 8:59 pm

---I'm not sure, but I think I see purple splotches on the Asclepivs charioteers.

---And is that dust around the wreck, the white blotchiness?


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Postby rocksolid on Thu Jun 15, 2006 10:31 pm

Meant to be dust, yeah - in lieu of Jota's requested ball of flame. And due to enjoying special imperial approval, the Asclepius charioteers are indeed riding purple chariots.
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Postby AndyDufresne on Thu Jun 15, 2006 10:35 pm

---Hehe, imperial? Mmhm, yeah....Looks plain weird. ;)

---And the dust looks more like someone spilt milk on your map... **Cry :cry: **
(hehehe)


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Postby reverend_kyle on Thu Jun 15, 2006 11:20 pm

AndyDufresne wrote:---Hehe, imperial? Mmhm, yeah....Looks plain weird. ;)

---And the dust looks more like someone spilt milk on your map... **Cry :cry: **
(hehehe)


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I am going to have to agree about the milk on the map thing. Although i like the idea of dust.
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Postby spiesr on Fri Jun 16, 2006 1:59 pm

reverend_kyle wrote:
AndyDufresne wrote:---Hehe, imperial? Mmhm, yeah....Looks plain weird. ;)

---And the dust looks more like someone spilt milk on your map... **Cry :cry: **
(hehehe)


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I am going to have to agree about the milk on the map thing. Although i like the idea of dust.

mmm...milk
Dust???
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Postby qeee1 on Fri Jun 16, 2006 2:04 pm

Yeah, t does look like somthing was spilled. Milk wasn't the first thing that popped into my head, but either way should be changed I think...
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Postby rocksolid on Fri Jun 16, 2006 3:24 pm

Saw it on another monitor and it looked much worse than it does here at home. I'll change it. And the purple looked splotchy, too. On my screen it looks fine...maybe I should get another screen.
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Postby Jota on Fri Jun 16, 2006 3:32 pm

Or maybe we should all get your screen...
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Postby Marvaddin on Fri Jun 16, 2006 9:54 pm

Isnt the borders of the image tooooooo near the circus? Maybe you could add some space there... I think would be better.
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Postby minihaymanz on Fri Jun 16, 2006 10:47 pm

yeah what marv said, but also for the top of the map and sides... Border right on edge of image...maybe make the map a WEE bit bigger (yes I said WEE)...normally these races were actually surrounded by people, so it would be more real if you were able to put spectators all the way around
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Postby rocksolid on Tue Jun 20, 2006 8:56 pm

Here we go with less genetic material around the wreck, more crowd around the sides (good suggestion) and a desplotchification. Losing momentum on this one, kids.

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Postby Jota on Tue Jun 20, 2006 9:05 pm

Looks good to me. The dust definitely looks more like a proper dustcloud now. If I were going to suggest anything, it would be that the border around the outer edge of the track should maybe match the border around the inside edge (rather than apparently only existing for the top half but not the bottom), but I won't actually do that, since I'd like to see this map get quenched :)
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