1. Are you planning to upload your awesome icon to Hive? Please review the rules here.
    July 8, 2018: The rules for the Icon Section have been revised. Please be sure to read the revisions.
    Dismiss Notice
  2. The Melee Mapping Contest #4: 2v2 - Results are out! Step by to congratulate the winners!
    Dismiss Notice
  3. We're hosting the 15th Mini-Mapping Contest with YouTuber Abelhawk! The contestants are to create a custom map that uses the hidden content within Warcraft 3 or is inspired by any of the many secrets within the game.
    Dismiss Notice
  4. The 20th iteration of the Terraining Contest is upon us! Join and create exquisite Water Structures for it.
    Dismiss Notice
  5. Check out the Staff job openings thread.
    Dismiss Notice

Taint

Submitted by San
This bundle is marked as approved. It works and satisfies the submission rules.
What is it about you
that makes my desire
an open wound

sealed with
your
compassionate touch alone..

Why is it
I wince,
haunted by thoughts
adorned and quelled only by you.

Paint me like a master
With traces of your stained hands
along my gaping silhouette.
Heal me with finger tips tainted by mine own blood.

Draw me into your murderous self,
Love me back to life.
Contents

Tainted Flame V2 (Icon)

Taint (Icon)

Reviews
GhostThruster
it's a bit difficult to tell what the icon is depicting, but otherwise it's a fine classic san-style icon.
  1. WhiteFang

    WhiteFang

    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2014
    Messages:
    3,277
    Resources:
    0
    Resources:
    0
    Really cool,I love the necromancy themed icons of yours.
     
  2. deepstrasz

    deepstrasz

    Map Reviewer

    Joined:
    Jun 4, 2009
    Messages:
    9,218
    Resources:
    1
    Maps:
    1
    Resources:
    1
    Well, useful.
    4/5.
     
  3. Rence Kristoff

    Rence Kristoff

    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2015
    Messages:
    710
    Resources:
    0
    Resources:
    0
    Nice work on icons of necromancy.
     
  4. The Panda

    The Panda

    Icon Reviewer

    Joined:
    Jun 2, 2008
    Messages:
    7,639
    Resources:
    341
    Icons:
    277
    Packs:
    16
    Maps:
    48
    Resources:
    341
    Love the contrast!
     
  5. GhostThruster

    GhostThruster

    Joined:
    Jul 24, 2009
    Messages:
    4,849
    Resources:
    34
    Models:
    7
    Icons:
    21
    Packs:
    1
    Skins:
    1
    Maps:
    3
    Spells:
    1
    Resources:
    34
    it's a bit difficult to tell what the icon is depicting, but otherwise it's a fine classic san-style icon.
     
  6. PrinceYaser

    PrinceYaser

    Joined:
    May 7, 2016
    Messages:
    2,222
    Resources:
    173
    Models:
    2
    Icons:
    152
    Skins:
    9
    Maps:
    3
    Template:
    7
    Resources:
    173
    It looks like a pit lord mouth in my eyes.
    Anyways, really nice work you have here!
     
  7. Razorfang

    Razorfang

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2017
    Messages:
    192
    Resources:
    0
    Resources:
    0
    very nice icon, know of a spell or two that can use this 5/5
     
  8. Lord Aiden

    Lord Aiden

    Joined:
    Jun 20, 2017
    Messages:
    960
    Resources:
    0
    Resources:
    0
    Awesome icon, you could use this in an immolition type spell where if the unit takes enough damage it gets "tainted" and the caster takes control of it, just my idea, excellent artwork 5/5
     
  9. Maxwell

    Maxwell

    Icon Reviewer

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2015
    Messages:
    782
    Resources:
    31
    Icons:
    24
    Skins:
    1
    Maps:
    6
    Resources:
    31
    Why have you upload second icon here, but not as standalone bundle? I mean it is 2 completely different icons.
    Also, please, set as preview image BTN version of your icon, with borders.
     
  10. San

    San

    Icon Moderator

    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2012
    Messages:
    1,139
    Resources:
    64
    Icons:
    64
    Resources:
    64
    Because it's the same idea with an improved and slightly different approach.
    If the rule has stated I will gladly do so. For now, I don't take any responsibility for your OCD.
     
  11. The Panda

    The Panda

    Icon Reviewer

    Joined:
    Jun 2, 2008
    Messages:
    7,639
    Resources:
    341
    Icons:
    277
    Packs:
    16
    Maps:
    48
    Resources:
    341
    I don't really like your attitude, its not really hard to change the borders to BTN.
     
  12. Shar Dundred

    Shar Dundred

    Joined:
    May 6, 2009
    Messages:
    3,359
    Resources:
    10
    Packs:
    1
    Maps:
    8
    Tutorials:
    1
    Resources:
    10
    No one asked you whether you like his attitude or not, Panda-boy.

    This icon is already approved, you guys get lost with your "I AM THE LAW"-bullshit.
     
  13. KILLCIDE

    KILLCIDE

    Administrator

    Joined:
    Jul 22, 2015
    Messages:
    3,489
    Resources:
    20
    Models:
    2
    Icons:
    10
    Spells:
    7
    Tutorials:
    1
    Resources:
    20
    I am the law? I don't see anyone here abusing their powers. They just asked him to change it.

    Anyway, San is right. It's not a rule yet so he doesn't have to do it.
     
  14. MOS_19D4GB4PL

    MOS_19D4GB4PL

    Joined:
    Jan 12, 2014
    Messages:
    117
    Resources:
    0
    Resources:
    0
    If "Also, please, set as (...)" was replaced with "Also, please, would you set as (...)" it would sound more like a suggestion or request, to me it sounds like a decently polite order. If San had the same feeling, then no reason to be surprised of the reply.

    About the icon itself, just like many people I do as well enjoy this theme of icons, they're so characteristic it's already obvious who made them!
     
  15. nedio95

    nedio95

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2011
    Messages:
    1,055
    Resources:
    1
    Spells:
    1
    Resources:
    1
    I must have made at least 1 comment before rating :|

    This looks fantastic.
    5/5

    The only way to improve would be to make a full icon set for a hero.
    I guess one could compliment with the other icons like Poison Rain and Death Swipe, but I don't exactly feel the connection between. Maybe make the poison rain fall down with tiny skull-shaped droplets ? Or more interesting, make a variation of the Poison Rain = Death Rain or Fel Rain or Taint Rain ?

    regards
    -Ned
     
  16. Moises08x

    Moises08x

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2016
    Messages:
    315
    Resources:
    0
    Resources:
    0
    Nice work :infl_thumbs_up::infl_thumbs_up::infl_thumbs_up: