Opening video in DS Homebrew

Discussion in 'NDS - Emulation and Homebrew' started by CPhantom, Sep 23, 2008.

  1. CPhantom
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    CPhantom The Noob :(

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    May 14, 2008
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    I was just curious, as getting started up on a homebrew is an interest of mine. I want to possibly add an opening animation. If possible, does anyone know how I should start to make it?
     
  2. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

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    Nov 21, 2005
    United Kingdom
    2 main ways:
    True video:
    Here you get a bunch of pictures and play them really fast (12fps is bare minimum, 17 is better and 24 is "FILM" and the start of what most people like.

    Game rendered: if you have a sprite you move it around the screen. Most guides teach you how to get the player to move the sprite, moving according to something already should be even easier:
    http://patater.com/manual

    You could also combine the two and animate a background while moving a sprite (not sure how well the DS would take to it mind as it would be a fair drain on resources).
     
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