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Interesting presentation on 8-bit graphics

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by SpiceWare, Feb 7, 2017.

  1. SpiceWare

    SpiceWare Member

    Sep 5, 2015
    Fresno, Texas
    I was blown away by the picture he starts talking about at 11:40 - the three images below are all the same picture*, just with a different color palette loaded. He also has palettes for each scene at different times of day, for nine variations in all. This was done to reduce ROM requirements in a Plug & Play X-Man game.

    Over a forest:
    Screen Shot 2017-02-07 at 1.52.54 PM.png

    Over the clouds at night:
    Screen Shot 2017-02-07 at 1.51.53 PM.png

    Over a city:
    Screen Shot 2017-02-07 at 1.52.02 PM.png

    * note that my crop from the video wasn't consistent so the images are slightly offset from each other

  2. HankLloydRight

    HankLloydRight Fluxing

    Jan 18, 2014
    Thanks for posting. Awesome

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