Yep I'm back and doing it again. This time I hope to create a Smash icon for every Nintendo series/stand-alone titles listed on the Nintendo Database website! Possibly even more considering the site doesn't list Wario series or Yoshi series in it's own category.
For AE, I would suggest making an image with a couple of basic faces put together.
I want to use something that is acttually shown in-game/boxart/posters and not just make something up. Believe it or not, all the icons I made above are taken from screenshots and boxart. Yes, even the fish for Aqua Space was taken from a screenshot of the decoration on top of the "fish house".
I was thinking a helmet like from this old art. I know a lot of people use a wrench, but that really only represents the GBA trilogy.
I guess a flag with a star could also work, most AW games feature one nation with a star emblem.
With regards to Smile Book Collection, there really isn't anything available to use by default. I looked around for stuff, and I can't find anything outside of NCL's site, even Niconico is turning up empty.
I think the Another Code symbol should be something close to Ashley since the games are about her and her family. I know someone on pixiv for instance used the loading icon from her DAS as her emblem.
Post by nocturnal YL on Jun 1, 2016 8:20:16 GMT -5
I thought about the Red Star / Orange Star emblem, and dismissed it for looking too much like a star panel from Puzzle League when presented as a silhouette. I also thought about using a tank, but it may feel too generic.
Maybe have this talking box or the balance for Egaocho? I think asking for icon for something like this is like asking for an icon for Adobe Flash Catalyst of Microsoft Azure: there simply isn't anything that represents it well outside of its user base.
For Battle Clash, I would keep it simple and use the cross hairs from the box art. Big Brain Academy I would use a motarboard cap, and Brain Age the head silhouette from the North American box art. For Barker Bill, maybe use his top hat, there really isn't much unique to that game.
nocturnal YL: In a way, I'm glad I'm unrelated to those fan communities of the games I play. I just sit back and play games casually, not really caring whatever scandals or elitism or holier-than-thou attitudes going on.
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Shrikeswind: I think I need to track down some horribly cursed Pokemon content now after that. You know, since that was such a heavy topic to drop in the middle of a quiet forum.
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Nester the Lark: Also, I know YL isn't into speedruns, but he might be interested to know that RPG Limit Break is having a Gust marathon all weekend, including several Atelier games.
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nocturnal YL: Ah… Bad timing. I didn't read this until now, when it's almost over.
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Nester the Lark: Well, if you're still interested, they'll be uploading the replays to their YouTube channel later this week.
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Shrikeswind: I like that Mayles put her back in her kneepads. What's the last game they were in? One of the Kongas? It was a good look for her, albeit very 90's.
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Shrikeswind: The jokes call to me, their siren song a temptation I can hardly bear, yet I must stay my tongue. Confound my dirty sense of humor.
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Nester the Lark: The replies I see to anything Nintendo posts on Twitter are probably an indication as to why they abandoned Miiverse and decided that social media should be someone else's responsibility.
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