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Title: Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: Archangel (aka SoupDragon) on 20 May 2003, 18:32
Hehe sorry it took so long, what with me completely forgetting I was supposed to do this and all, but here goes.

Let's go with the college campus thing, since that seems fairly popular. 640x400x16 resolution, so let your artistic flair shine! Or... something. Anyway, in keeping with tradition: ._. k

Edit: to those who may be confused, a college is a place of schooling, somewhere between secondary (high) school and university, and a campus is the entire area taken up by a school, college or university, including playing fields, buildings, paths and roads, whatever.
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: Vel on 20 May 2003, 19:26
Ok, here's my entry... a classroom I made some time ago. Note that I resized it(it was 1024*768) and it may have lost some if its quality.
(http://www.2dadventure.com/ags/Classroom1.gif)
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: Synthetique on 20 May 2003, 19:57
very small door there  ;D

if one can get in there, then he cant write on all of the green thingy...
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: scotch on 20 May 2003, 21:56
well it is too big.. and you're not supposed to enter things you did before into the blitz.. but I like it, yeah pretty small door.. and the windows must be at a really wierd angle ;)
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: Gilbert on 21 May 2003, 02:15
hmmmm by 640x480x16 did you mean 16 colours or 16 bit hicolour?
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: remixor on 21 May 2003, 08:09
I would assume 16-bit, since he said "let your artistic flair shine"
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: BOYD1981 on 21 May 2003, 13:38
the message actually orginally said "640x480x24 resolution" but assumed that was 24bit colour and not 24 colours, although i do kind of like being limited to a certain ammount of colours... i think i'll try enter...
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: Archangel (aka SoupDragon) on 21 May 2003, 18:03
Yeah I originally said 24 bit, then I realised AGS uses 16 bit, so I edited it. So yeah, 16 bit not 16 colours.
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: SLaMgRInDeR on 26 May 2003, 18:38
oh crap, i thought i was zoomed in, i was sure i set it to 640x480
here it is in the right size...
(http://www.2dadventure.com/ags/School_Toilets_3.jpg)
sorry about that, the sprite jam i was just realy tired so...
btw, THERE IS NO NEED TO USE CAPS, LIGHTEN UP! :P
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Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: on 26 May 2003, 19:25
 (http://www.easy-clean.co.uk/zip/campus1.gif)

i need some practice  but heres my crappy attempt! :-\

woodz

Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: SLaMgRInDeR on 27 May 2003, 08:54
thats good! better than mine (although that isnt very hard) but the handrain is actually bigger that one of the school buildings  :-\
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Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: on 27 May 2003, 10:06
yeah i know :-[ i moved the forground foward to hide the blank bits at the sides, which made the rail distorted, it was to fat before but it got worse, ive got a lot to learn about camera angles, i should of gone higher and looking down i guess :-\ i'm a lot better at cars/bikes! building are new to me!

thx for the coments tho SLaMgRInDeR, your piccie looks great, i'm useless at drawing piccies on the pc, hence why i use 3d ;)

woodz

oh crap! i just notice i'm post 13 :( Again dispite some board juggling!

*sits back and waits for his pc to burst into flames!*
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: SLaMgRInDeR on 28 May 2003, 18:08
thanx, all you realy need to do is make the buildings in the back ground bigger.
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Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: OneThinkingGal and ._. on 05 Jun 2003, 03:12
Er...aren't we a bit behind on this? Its the 5th today.

I think vote and wrap this up by tomorrow evening.
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: TheYak on 06 Jun 2003, 17:49
I gotta go for woodz's.  The topic was college-campus and his was well-implemented.  I'm often biased against 3d stuff, but I think this would work nicely as a background with a touch of work and his also makes me envision a college campus more than the others.  

Apparently there just wasn't a lot of interest in this topic.  Or, people just didn't have time to kill this time.
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: Archangel (aka SoupDragon) on 06 Jun 2003, 23:42
I'll have to go for woodz's as well, since it's got correct perspective (albeit as a result of the computer!) and I'm a stickler for perspective.
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: on 07 Jun 2003, 01:02
 :-[ erm.... TY! i'm speechless for once!  ;D
is it down to me to pick the next?

thx again woodz
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: Archangel (aka SoupDragon) on 07 Jun 2003, 01:13
We'll see if there are any more votes, first
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: on 07 Jun 2003, 01:30
ok...sorry :-[
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: OneThinkingGal and ._. on 07 Jun 2003, 03:26
Considering its this late, yes ^_^ woodz gets it.

You can pick the next topic if you like, out of the list on top. :) Just post it here. ._.
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: on 07 Jun 2003, 11:26
TY again ;D
oh bugga! i never noticed the " Just post it here. ._. " bit, i must learn to read!  :-[ sorry again

woodz

*goes and stands in the corner*
Title: Re:Background Blitz 20th May - 3rd June
Post by: OneThinkingGal and ._. on 07 Jun 2003, 14:11
Heh, all right this time, but just so things remain organized I usually start all the topics. :)