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BTNBeatstickV4

Submitted by Pyramidhe@d
This bundle is marked as approved. It works and satisfies the submission rules.
A beatstick. To beat the crap out of your enemy

Keywords:
weapon, blunt, quaterstaff, club, metal, head, bash, mace, wood, beat, stick, beatstick
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BTNBeatstickV4 (Icon)

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15:18, 27th Nov 2011 enjoy: Very nice!
  1. 15:18, 27th Nov 2011
    enjoy: Very nice!
     
  2. Chucky

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    The wood needs to be more of a brown tint and darker. Also remove the background highlights, it looks cheap. 4/5
     
  3. JollyD

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    ohoho nice icon!
     
  4. Pyramidhe@d

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    what do you exactly mean cheap?
     
  5. Chucky

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    I mean it doesn't look right...everything else is worked on and that light is just so simple I can't describe it...
     
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    omg this is a bad icon. pyra should reject it for being disgusting.



    looks nice ingame. .I think the white background fits the fact that it's a weapon. the highlights make it distinct and people can clearly see that it's a "beatstick". UNLIKE MOST OTHER ICONS.

    although the blood looks like jelly. mind darkening it? at least a little. that it can still grab attention through the background?
     
    Last edited: Nov 14, 2011
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    The metal looks pretty bad, you need to add much heavier shading to the top piece then add scratches to both pieces. After that fix the blood, it looks like blackberry jam right now.

    Also, why aren't you the model moderator? That seems much more suitable.
     
  8. Chucky

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    Because he's the icon moderator. Does that answer your question ?
     
  9. RiotZ

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    No. :)
     
  10. JollyD

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    Why do you off top ? Trolling ?
     
  11. Pyramidhe@d

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    if you see my tutorial (which this icon comes out from) the glow is merely there to break up the flat black background. there isnt anything special about it. and it doesnt need to be anything special

    i'll see what i can do about the blood and the metal
     
  12. I3lackDeath

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    ... Riiiiiight. -.-
    Anyhow, don't you think that gray is just way too bold?
    Either remove it completely or do something with it, it's adding a huge bunch of "boredom" to the icon itself.
     
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    Nice work! (But: the blood - looks like is viscous and the metal - looks more like Al or Ag, does not appear to be some hard metal.)
     
  14. Pyramidhe@d

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    updated. fixed metal so it is less chrome, darkened metal and wood. wood bit more saturated, toned downed the grey bg, added scratches to metal
     
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    Probably the most natural looking icon I have ever seen. 5/5 :thumbs_up:

    Can you share a big picture? I wanna know how it looked before re-size (educational intentions)
    EDIT: nvm just saw your tutorial :S
     
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    It looks like you fixed the metal? Great work on it, it looks so much better now.
     
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    Good job! Looks better now!
     
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    Get out of the Hive, Samwise Didier! :grin:
     
  19. Pyramidhe@d

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    I just darkened the base colour which increase the contrast. and then i added some more scratches and what not. so it look better i think.