Our new Indie Games subforum is now open for business in G&T. Go and check it out, you might land a code for a free game. If you're developing an indie game and want to post about it, follow these directions. If you don't, he'll break your legs! Hahaha! Seriously though.
Our rules have been updated and given their own forum. Go and look at them! They are nice, and there may be new ones that you didn't know about! Hooray for rules! Hooray for The System! Hooray for Conforming!

Nibcrom's Thread

NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
edited November 2013 in Artist's Corner
Comments/critiques welcome.

nibcrom_pa_fanart2.jpg

NibCrom on
«13456

Posts

  • MustangMustang Registered User regular
    edited March 2009
    The perspective on the base of the bowl is not matching up with the perspective on the rest of the bowl.
    The face could also be redone, it seems like the least slickest part of the image, yet is the focal point, it looks a little rushed.

    The rest of it is all thumbs up though. What's the plan for the frame in the back?

    Mustang on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited March 2009
    Thanks Mustang. I see what you mean about the bowl. I'll fix that.

    What don't you like about the face? Is it the glasses?

    The frame is gonna have an autographed photo of Mike and Jerry.

    Do you think it needs shading? I was gonna add shading but I didn't want to make it too busy.

    NibCrom on
  • earthwormadamearthwormadam Registered User regular
    edited March 2009
    I don't know if it needs shading or not, but the perspective on the shelves could probably use some work. For example, the table is angled away from the viewer, yet the shelves and everything on it are dead on straight. The things on top of the shelf look like they're behind the edge, yet you can't see the underside of the roof of it.

    earthwormadam on
  • MustangMustang Registered User regular
    edited March 2009
    Err, yeah Earthworm has got a point, but I don't see you fixing that without scrapping the background and starting almost from scratch.

    and yes, getting the glasses right would make a big difference but the smile is also a bit wonky.

    Mustang on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited March 2009
    earthwormadam - You can't actually see the underside of the shelves in the reference pic (or in real life). But I see what you mean and I think I can give them some more depth using some shading. Thanks!

    Mustang - I'll see if I can fix the smile. I'm trying to make him look happy without being too happy. If that makes sense.

    NibCrom on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited March 2009
    Update below. I think the only that might be missing is some shadows for the shelves.

    nibcrom_pa_fanart4.jpg

    NibCrom on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited March 2009
    Sorry for another update so soon. I just wanted to "finish" it before the deadline. I'm gonna post it in the contest thread, but any last-minute comments are welcome. :)

    nibcrom_pa_fanart5.jpg

    NibCrom on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    CALLING ALL ROBOTS

    My next project is gonna be drawing a bunch of robots, so I figured I'd draw "robots" from the AC. So far I have:

    Scott Wegener
    Beavotron
    Slacktron
    Six
    desperaterobots
    Nibcrom

    Am I missing anyone else that has a robot name/avatar?

    NibCrom on
  • NotASenatorNotASenator Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    NibCrom wrote: »
    CALLING ALL ROBOTS

    My next project is gonna be drawing a bunch of robots, so I figured I'd draw "robots" from the AC. So far I have:

    Scott Wegener
    Beavotron
    Slacktron
    Six
    desperaterobots
    Nibcrom

    Am I missing anyone else that has a robot name/avatar?

    NotACrooktron

    NotASenator on
  • mullymully Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    mullybot
    saddestthing1-1.jpg

    mully on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    NotACrook wrote: »
    NibCrom wrote: »
    CALLING ALL ROBOTS

    My next project is gonna be drawing a bunch of robots, so I figured I'd draw "robots" from the AC. So far I have:

    Scott Wegener
    Beavotron
    Slacktron
    Six
    desperaterobots
    Nibcrom

    Am I missing anyone else that has a robot name/avatar?

    NotACrooktron

    Would that mean I would have to roboticize Robert Downey Jr. without making him into Iron Man? I'm not saying I wouldn't be up for the challenge, I'm just curious as to what you have in mind. 8-)

    NibCrom on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    mully wrote: »
    mullybot
    saddestthing1-1.jpg

    Haha. I'm not sure if I've seen that before. If you are Liebot, who is Phillipe?

    NibCrom on
  • mullymully Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    berk!

    mully on
  • TamTam Le Buggeur Risible Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    TAM

    Tactical Anthropoid Machine

    Tam on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Mully, I'm really sorry, but I have no idea who berk is. Please forgive me.

    lol @ Tam. You've convinced me.

    NibCrom on
  • CyberMonkeytron3000CyberMonkeytron3000 Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    O Hai

    CyberMonkeytron3000 on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Gah! I totally remembered you at one point, but forgot to right it on my post-it-note. Sorry! You're definitely on the list. If it makes you feel better, I drew you like two years ago.

    cyber.jpg

    NibCrom on
  • D-RobeD-Robe Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    D-Robot

    D-Robe on
    Cheese.
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    lol

    You don't even have a proper avatar! I guess I could come up with something.

    NibCrom on
  • D-RobeD-Robe Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    NibCrom wrote: »
    You don't even have a proper avatar!

    How dare you sir. Do you have any idea how long it took me to do this? It isn't just a screen cap, cropped. It is 100% pure original pixel art.

    D-Robe on
    Cheese.
  • MustangMustang Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Mustang! errr...... hmmmm ......Mustang!

    Mustang on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    D-Robe wrote: »
    NibCrom wrote: »
    You don't even have a proper avatar!

    How dare you sir. Do you have any idea how long it took me to do this? It isn't just a screen cap, cropped. It is 100% pure original pixel art.

    My greatest apologies, sir. :lol:

    But I think I do actually have a good idea for your robot.

    Mustang...well that's a horse actually, but if I'm doing RobertDowneyJrBot how could I say no? :D

    NibCrom on
  • Angel_of_BaconAngel_of_Bacon Moderator mod
    edited April 2009
    ho dang I'm always gettin' left out

    NibBot.jpg

    Angel_of_Bacon on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    lol
    Attack of the Bacon Robots? Eh? Get it? Eh? Cause of...Bacon...Penny Arcade book...

    I love how you draw Nibcrom!

    NibCrom on
  • NappuccinoNappuccino Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Nappuccino-bot?

    >_>

    <_<

    Nappuccino on
    Like to write? Want to get e-published? Give us a look-see at http://wednesdaynightwrites.com/
    Rorus Raz wrote: »
    There's also the possibility you just can't really grow a bear like other guys.

    Not even BEAR vaginas can defeat me!
    cakemikz wrote: »
    And then I rub actual cake on myself.
    Loomdun wrote: »
    thats why you have chest helmets
  • D-RobeD-Robe Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    You mean Nappu-machine-o?

    D-Robe on
    Cheese.
  • crawdaddiocrawdaddio Tacoma, WARegistered User, ClubPA
    edited April 2009
    CRAWDADDIO - Crustaceous Reading Automaton With Design And Drawing Disability, Insubstantial Originality?
    I tried...

    crawdaddio on
    Try putting your donger in a dishwasher and see how that comes out.
  • NappuccinoNappuccino Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    D-Robe wrote: »
    You mean Nappu-machine-o?

    that's Sir Nappu-machine-o-bot to you.

    :lol:

    Nappuccino on
    Like to write? Want to get e-published? Give us a look-see at http://wednesdaynightwrites.com/
    Rorus Raz wrote: »
    There's also the possibility you just can't really grow a bear like other guys.

    Not even BEAR vaginas can defeat me!
    cakemikz wrote: »
    And then I rub actual cake on myself.
    Loomdun wrote: »
    thats why you have chest helmets
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Okay, so now I got:

    Scott Wegener
    Beavotron
    Slacktron
    Six
    desperaterobots
    Nibcrom
    CyberMonkeytron3000
    NotACrook
    mully
    Tam
    D-Robe
    Mustang
    Angel_of_Bacon
    Nappuccino
    Crawdaddio

    I'm gonna have to cap this list soon, the picture is getting crowded! Thanks to those who signed up, intentionally or not. :rotate:

    NibCrom on
  • MagicToasterMagicToaster JapanRegistered User regular
    edited April 2009
    a toaster is a kind of robot... especially a MAGICTOASTER!

    MagicToaster on
    tostadas.png
  • NotASenatorNotASenator Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Wait a minute, I'm not actually a robot.


    I AM A MAN, DAMN YOU!

    IF YOU ARE HEARING THIS, YOU ARE THE RESISTANCE!

    NotASenator on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    MagicToaster, you're in.

    John Conner, I mean NotACrook...you're out.

    Not wait, you're in, I already have an idea for you.

    NibCrom on
  • MagicToasterMagicToaster JapanRegistered User regular
    edited April 2009
    YES!

    MagicToaster on
    tostadas.png
  • BuckwolfeBuckwolfe Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    I gotta say, NibCrom's idea kinda makes me want to do a few fanarts for all the robo-ACers out there.

    Buckwolfe on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Buckwolfe wrote: »
    I gotta say, NibCrom's idea kinda makes me want to do a few fanarts for all the robo-ACers out there.

    I still have the one you did for me!

    And if my final art sucks you'll definitely have to do one. Buckwolfe, do you want to be part of this madness? I don't want to pressure any non-robots, but I don't want you to feel left out and cry in your room.

    NibCrom on
  • BuckwolfeBuckwolfe Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    NibCrom wrote: »
    Buckwolfe wrote: »
    I gotta say, NibCrom's idea kinda makes me want to do a few fanarts for all the robo-ACers out there.

    I still have the one you did for me!

    And if my final art sucks you'll definitely have to do one. Buckwolfe, do you want to be part of this madness? I don't want to pressure any non-robots, but I don't want you to feel left out and cry in your room.

    *shudder!* I hate looking at my old art. Looking back on it, I sooo could have done better than that at the time. I feel ashamed...

    Also, I think you are programed to be jealous of my ability to feel, and express emotion.

    Buckwolfe on
  • NibCromNibCrom Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Initial sketches:

    acrobots_sketch1.jpg

    acrobots_sketch2.jpg

    acrobots_sketch3.jpg

    Haven't decided if I'm going to have a collage drawing or a fight scene.

    NibCrom on
  • NotASenatorNotASenator Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    I am overjoyed.

    NotASenator on
  • NappuccinoNappuccino Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Am I a tank with a cup of coffee where the turret is supposed to be?

    That's awesome :D

    Nappuccino on
    Like to write? Want to get e-published? Give us a look-see at http://wednesdaynightwrites.com/
    Rorus Raz wrote: »
    There's also the possibility you just can't really grow a bear like other guys.

    Not even BEAR vaginas can defeat me!
    cakemikz wrote: »
    And then I rub actual cake on myself.
    Loomdun wrote: »
    thats why you have chest helmets
  • MustangMustang Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Run! The TamBot will destroy us all!

    Mustang on
«13456
Sign In or Register to comment.