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Icon Contest #16: Custom Models/Textures

Discussion in 'Contest Archive' started by Murlocologist, Aug 3, 2017.

  1. Murlocologist

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    Custom Models/Textures
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    Create 1 portrait icon and 3 ability icons for custom model/texture

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    • Only custom models/textures uploaded after 28.07.2012 are allowed. (Time when last contest with same theme has ended)
    • Chosen custom resource must have approved status

    • No submission may violate any of the site rules.
    • Only freehand work is accepted. CnPs, in-game screenshot edits, excessive filter-work, trace-overs or heavy referencing existing artwork are not permitted.
    • You must show at least 2 unfinished previews (WIP) for each of your submissions, before the deadline, as proof that they're yours. Minimum canvas size is 256 x 256 pixels.
    • The icons must be made specifically for the contest. No previous works are allowed.
    • Submissions must follow the contest theme.
    • The icons must be physically attached to a post when complete and uploaded to the icon section. Icons mustn't be updated once uploaded, until the contest poll is over.

    • Judges may not participate in the contest.
    • No irrelevant, non-constructive or off-topic posts will be tolerated in this thread.
    • Teamwork is not allowed.
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    First Place: 45 reputation points and your entry on the award icon
    Second Place: 30 reputation points and an award icon
    Third Place: 15 reputation points and an award icon
    Other Participants and judges: 5 reputation points

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    • Heinvers
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    Consistency of the icons in pack Do four drawn icons compliment each other well? 10%
    Blizzard style Is the style used similar to other standard icons? 10%
    Theme and creativity How quality is the concept, how unexpected and creative is the idea? Originality and uniqueness of icons are judged. Are abilities logical for chosen unit? 25%
    Technical note Technical quality of icons. 55%
    • 75 % of the winner shall be determined by the contest's appointed judge(s).
    • 25 % of the winner shall be determined by the results of a public poll.
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    Participant WIP Final Entry
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    The contest shall begin on the 4th of August, 2017 and conclude on 4th of September, 2017, GMT


    NOTE: You need to have permission from author of model/texture you chose to draw icons for.
     
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  2. Naze

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    That ogre peasant is just pure gold. I'll see if I manage to participate in this.
     
  3. stein123

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    plz make that peon tinker a real thing :'(

    I'm participating too
     
  4. San

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  5. Kyrbi0

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    I never understood that "author's permission" thing when it came to icons of custom models... Unless they made a custom texture that you literally copy/paste into your icon, I see no reason why they would have any say. More importantly, it's an honor for someone to make resources for your resource, increasing it's usefulness.
    /gripe
     
  6. Murlocologist

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    It is advised to post it.
     
  7. KILLCIDE

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    That's subjective. Some creators just really value their work :p
     
  8. ~Nightmare

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    That's why it was only one of my points.
     
  10. PrinceYaser

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    OK, I choose Gul'dan as my unit and here are my first WIPs of portrait icon:

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    I'm trying my skills at portrait making. :D

    Reference is the Gul'dan character in Warcraft movie.
     

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  11. San

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    Which model or texture?
     
  12. PrinceYaser

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    What the? I post it in my previous comment but where is it?
    OK, anyways I chose Gul'dan model by Tauer. (I'll link it later Linked)
     
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  14. PrinceYaser

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    Another WIPs:

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    Me?? No, I'm just a beginner in comparison to the others in the contests.
     

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    Signing in as judge if spot is available. Good luck guys.
     
  16. Mister_Haudrauf

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    Look's good already, but keep in mind that our Gul'dan (the one from the game) has red glowing eyes. not green.
     
  17. PrinceYaser

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    Another WIPs:

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    And the portrait icon:

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    Done! :)
     

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    Oh nice, gonna try to join with you guys. I'm just busy dealing with my real life responsibilities. :)
     
  19. ~Nightmare

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    @Maxwell I don't eat people, what's with the fear.
    @BLazeKraze hope you could join this time, the contest misses you!
    @PrinceYaser too dark, fix light reflection that comes from the eyes, unshaded/flat teeth that stands out from the rest.
     
  20. PrinceYaser

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    I never understood the meaning of "flat". What do you mean??