Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

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Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby onizuka-gto » Fri Dec 13, 2013 8:54 am

Please submit your entries for DAL forum thumbnail.

Your entries will then be put to a poll, here.

Limitation are as follows: 100px x 100px, can be in gif, jpeg or png. Must feature DAL related stuff (obviously) and must also contain a "B-T" watermark in the left bottom corner.

Submit away!
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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby Shadowsinner » Fri Dec 20, 2013 6:32 pm

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This thread being alive for a week already and me just finding it, I made this in a hurry. I think it needs watermark, but honestly, they all look so in uniform with each other on the active board, that I don't know how to copy those exact details.
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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby denormative » Sat Dec 21, 2013 11:02 am

I'm slightly surprised Yoshino+Yoshinon wasn't the first thumbnail posted. O.o

But IMO it really should be Tohka or Origami, or Tohka and Origami since they seem to end up being the centerpieces of the novels that they're not even the focus of. :P
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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby Mystes » Mon Dec 23, 2013 1:11 pm

Why not Shidou?

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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby Devenk83 » Mon Dec 23, 2013 1:22 pm

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*look at his avatar*
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Hum...
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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby Vaelis » Thu Jan 02, 2014 2:34 pm

By the way, you need to add the BT logo.
Here is a psd you can use as a model: http://www.sendspace.com/file/zg2c0b
(You can change the color of the glow around the logo)
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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby Vaelis » Fri Jan 03, 2014 11:07 am

More suggestions:
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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby Devenk83 » Fri Jan 03, 2014 12:08 pm

XD
I had the same idea, to use the cover of each volume, and I wanted to do the same, but I have some problems with Photoshop recently...

Well... I think my favorite is the second one.
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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby Lery » Fri Jan 03, 2014 1:38 pm

I prefere the third, fifth and sixth from Vaelis' post. :P

I guess, given the position, that the sixth could have colours which would stand out... Same holds for the fifth, but its dominant colour - orange - is already there with Zero no Tsukaima, but since that one is at the top, it'd be far away, so it doesn't really matter.

The one that Shadowsinner proposed would also stand out, given it's a pretty light violet.
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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby Mystes » Fri Jan 03, 2014 5:12 pm

The third. :D
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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby Lery » Fri Jan 03, 2014 5:59 pm

Kira0802 wrote:The third. :D

You don't say ? :lol:
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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby Devenk83 » Sat Jan 04, 2014 1:42 am

Me too I like the third, but I think using Kurumi can spoil a little no? ^^'
That why I think it would be better to use Shidou, Tohka and/or Origami in this new thumbnail.
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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby denormative » Sat Jan 04, 2014 3:09 am

Lery wrote:
Kira0802 wrote:The third. :D

You don't say ? :lol:

It's difficult to argue against Kurumi unless you want to be dismembered.
Devenk83 wrote:Me too I like the third, but I think using Kurumi can spoil a little no? ^^'
That why I think it would be better to use Shidou, Tohka and/or Origami in this new thumbnail.

Is there a colour picture in one of the novels with Tokha and Origami on either side of Shidou struggling over him? If that could be minified well it would be a good option. :)
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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby Devenk83 » Sat Jan 04, 2014 4:00 am

denormative wrote:Is there a colour picture in one of the novels with Tokha and Origami on either side of Shidou struggling over him? If that could be minified well it would be a good option. :)


No, but in the video game, there are some.

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Edit : And I done it:

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Edit 2 : Or this one (BT sign clearer):

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Re: Date A LIVE: Forum Thumbnail Candidates

Postby denormative » Sat Jan 04, 2014 5:04 am

Devenk83 wrote:Edit 2 : Or this one (BT sign clearer):

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Oooh, that's not bad. (Yeah, the sign being a little more visible is good; was hard to see in first image.) Maybe use the darker part of Origami's steel-blue hair as the outline colour? The salmon-ish shade doesn't really match anything else in the scene, so it looks a little odd. :)
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