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Old 09-08-2011, 08:39 PM   #61
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Very cute scenes, though I actually think that a 1k would be better. Otherwise I'll just do minecraft
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Old 10-08-2011, 03:20 AM   #62
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RTS comps were fun back about 6 years ago but its not really a relevant Game category any more. I mean outside of your SC2 most titles in the genre haven't done too well. Shoot even C&C didn't sell all that well.

Rant aside I think a fun idea would be "Zombies In Time"

Basically create a Zombie in a non current time period.
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Old 10-08-2011, 06:16 AM   #63
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What if we did a props RTS challenge? Where you create a base weapon or whatever, then show the "upgrade" stages the weapon or whatever goes through.
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Old 10-08-2011, 09:47 AM   #64
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I think the idea behind doing a diorama would be something like : "Two RTS units in a small environment. 1000 triangles total, 512x512 total texture space, divided however in the scene" So, no zbrush, no normal maps. Just simple models and good texturing.
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What if we did a props RTS challenge? Where you create a base weapon or whatever, then show the "upgrade" stages the weapon or whatever goes through.
Small RTS (2 or 3 units), tower defense/ zombie stuff, weapon or vehicule with upgrades, same level category imo, but I think you should fix da theme or this discussion'll never end Big-Toe?

I said that because imo technique and style like to play the "I send you da ball" game.
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Old 10-08-2011, 09:50 AM   #65
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I like the idea of a small diorama, however I don't like all this low poly RTS talk. Why not just have a poly limit, and then do as you feel. You can have 1 or 2 characters and vehicles, or 100, just depends how you want to use your polys, and your style.
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Old 10-08-2011, 09:56 AM   #66
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That's a nice idea, freestyle (Type of game or else doesn't matter), technical limits => restriction.

It's quite nice because each one could fit in da engine, so judging would be result from same ressource limits?

I already got a nicez idea for my entry...
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Old 10-08-2011, 10:23 AM   #67
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I like BigToe's idea. A single rts unit with 3 different upgrade stages. Base version, upgrade 1, and upgrade 2. And you can choose to do a tank, or a small infantry squad, or a defense tower, etc. Props, vehicles, characters, whatever.
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The upgrading units is a good idea. Though I don't know how difficult most people might find it, and setting the technical specs will also be difficult.
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Old 10-08-2011, 11:18 AM   #69
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Well, it is most probably just a process of adding objects for most people. But say that you have something that changes the entire design and shape of the object... Think Pokemon basically, then it grows into a lot more work... I like the idea though, and I think we can pull it through
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Frankly, I just don't want a character comp, and I don't want the restrictions to be too anal.
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Old 10-08-2011, 12:33 PM   #71
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Well the upgrade thing can be both character and not, so it is open for everyone in that aspect...


edit: What about "Angel"? (though not perhaps in the Christmas tree variant...)
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Too much Evangelion...
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Lol? No you could interpret it as a multitude of things, anything from the typical angels to Lucifer to angels of death, to someone very dear, a savior, a giant tank codenamed it basically a lot of things
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I started the poll, so we can get things moving.

Now I just need to find my dag nabbit calculathingamajig, to add up the votes from the last comp.
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