-SKIN- R4 Universe

Discussion in 'R4 DS' started by nintendodstefan, Aug 2, 2007.

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Do you like my skins?

  1. Yes! Keep making them!

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  2. It's ok..

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  3. No! Not at all!

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Aug 2, 2007

-SKIN- R4 Universe by nintendodstefan at 10:15 PM (3,209 Views / 0 Likes) 28 replies

  1. nintendodstefan
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    Newcomer nintendodstefan Advanced Member

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    [​IMG]

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    Hello everyone!
    I want you to see my new skin R4 Universe [​IMG]
    It's my first skin i totaly made by myself (logo's ect)
    I think it's simply but nice [​IMG]

    Hope you like it too so please leave a comment to let me know [​IMG]

    Update: Added 2 more skins (with colored icons and fog)
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    R4 Universe 1
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    R4 Universe 2
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    R4 Universe 3
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    R4 Universe 4
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    If you also want to see my custom softreset icon / backlite icon /game selection picture
    You have to download this _DS_MENU.DAT (still have to make it..) let me know if you want it [​IMG]
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    Stefan.
     


  2. lildaz

    Member lildaz GBAtemp Regular

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    its ok. kinda too simple.
     
  3. HBK

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    It's simple, but a little plain. Good job, though. [​IMG]
     
  4. nintendodstefan
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    Newcomer nintendodstefan Advanced Member

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    Thanks for your comments [​IMG]
    Any idea's to make it less simple?

    See my first post.. added 2 more skins [​IMG]

    Stefan
     
  5. TeraS

    Member TeraS GBAtemp Regular

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    good job in making the skin.

    I didnt like it though, its a matter of opinion really.
     
  6. marth989

    Member marth989 GBAtemp Regular

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    I can see what you have tried to do with the simplicity of the vector, and the simple

    color scheme and it usually works, but the problem is people want skin they can sit and

    look at and be fascinated by them, to show you what i mean i made a little mock up of

    one of the other routs your skin could have taken to make it more popular and liked,

    [​IMG],

    i have made this purely as a mock up and will not make the rest of the skin but i hope from

    it you can understand what people mean by saying its not there taste,

    (if you would like to use this as a spring board to remake your skin you are more then

    welcome), i hope ive helped [​IMG]
     
  7. retman

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    LMAO @ 18 votes for 'No! Not at all!'
     
  8. JacobReaper

    Member JacobReaper I Love You....

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    Member marth989 GBAtemp Regular

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    theres no need to be an asshole, and you cant really talk jacob, at least his skin has icons,

    [​IMG]
     
  10. bobrules

    Member bobrules GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    it's a great start, good for you. marth989's idea is great.
     
  11. imLOST

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    Not the greatest. I'm sorry. Like it's been said before, it's quite simplistic. Try to use some images from say google.com/images or photobucket or something.

    I'm guessing that you are pretty inexperienced with image manipulation software. I may be wrong but whatever... just so you know, your skills will improve in time.

    Keep it up!
     
  12. Sick Wario

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    i think it would be better without the moon
    just a nice simple star field. maybe a little planet?
     
  13. bowmessage

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    I think the main reason for using a moon was for moonshell, at least thats what it looks like XD.
     
  14. JPH

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    It's alright, just kinda depressing or something.
    It's too simple. But you did a good job for a beginner. I'm a beginner, I kinda suck too. Check out my earthbounDS skins, you'll understand.
     
  15. nintendodstefan
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    Newcomer nintendodstefan Advanced Member

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    Hello Everyone,

    I am trying out photoshop at this moment and i think i can make my skin alot nicer if it try some more [​IMG]
    I have made another version (just testing). tell me what you think about it.

    [​IMG]

    Stefan
     
  16. maxmouse2008

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    The new one doesnt look to bad. I would like a skin with the same idea only with real pictures of planets fron NASA or something
     
  17. nintendodstefan
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    Newcomer nintendodstefan Advanced Member

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    another picture [​IMG]
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    i'm getting the hang of it [​IMG]
     
  18. Turmoil

    Member Turmoil GBAtemp Fan

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    Hahaha classic!


    Anyways I like that last one the best so far, the textured moon makes it a lot better, but not so sure about the big gray stars.
     
  19. nintendodstefan
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    Newcomer nintendodstefan Advanced Member

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    Another picture maked!
    If you don't like this one, i don't know it anymore [​IMG]

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    please let me know what you think about it, and if i SHOULD make a skin with it.

    Stefan.
     
  20. Guzzie

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    The mirrored text is unnecessary. Looks far better from the original.
     

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