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#1 Offline Danska: Shadow Master

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Posted May 29 2012 - 07:50 PM

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So what is it? Unlike many kits, which exist to make comics and similar, this kit's purpose is to virtually build Bionicle figures, piece by piece. Granted, it may not be quite as fun as making them with your own bricks, but you can't get all the bricks in all the colours, can you? With this kit, you can combine parts however you want and make them whatever colour you like! Designing your own characters has never been easier!

 

Now, the kits!

 

2015 IS HERE!

 

2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | Phantoka | Mistika | Glatorian | Legends | Stars | Toa Edition

Exo Toa | Makuta | Titans | Order of Mata Nui | Hydraxon | Maxilos | Karda Nui

 

Archive <-------- folder containing all previous versions of the kits

 

 

Instructions

I've made some instructional images that will hopefully explain how to use this kit (using Paint). Let me know if they help, if they're completely rubbish and if you have any questions.

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Preparation 1

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#2 Offline Uncle Grandpa

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Posted May 30 2012 - 01:31 PM

Great to see my favorite kit back. I was considering leaving, then this.I could help with the Toa Edition if you want.
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Posted May 30 2012 - 03:31 PM

HOORAY!I made an XPlode helmet a while back... It's okay I guess...http://www.brickshelf.com/gallery/Kongu3345/DBB/xplode.bmpIt's a BMP, so I can't embed it, but there you go.
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#4 Offline Danska: Shadow Master

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Posted Jun 08 2012 - 05:22 AM

Great to see my favorite kit back. I was considering leaving, then this.I could help with the Toa Edition if you want.

I certainly have no objection to that. You'll probably manage to get things done much faster than I do. =P

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#5 Offline Damaracx Caratas Xarian

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Posted Jun 12 2012 - 06:57 PM

Do you require giving credit if you use these?
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#6 Offline Danska: Shadow Master

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Posted Jun 12 2012 - 10:10 PM

Credit is only required if you're using parts from this kit in another kit or similar. Essentially, any situation where it might otherwise be seen as your own work. If you're just using the kit to build things and then displaying them for whatever purpose then no, it isn't. Credit would of course be nice, but I'm not going to demand it from everyone who decides to use the kit. It's there for people to use and have fun with. :)
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Posted Feb 28 2015 - 08:00 AM

how do you use  it?


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Posted Mar 06 2015 - 06:23 AM

Holy moly, Durahk, that's a big whooping revival if I've ever seen one, but since this is the comics forum, it should be ok. Still, this is a three year old topic, I mean just... wow.

 

Anyway, if I am to be on topic here, I always did enjoy to tinker around with this kit. Seeing the 2015 toa in Danska's sig... hmmm. Possible update to the kit, Danska?


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Posted Apr 05 2015 - 09:42 AM

Please Help! How do you use these? I really want to make one!


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Posted Apr 05 2015 - 08:27 PM

Please Help! How do you use these? I really want to make one!

What would you like to know? What you will do first is download the image with the desired parts you want. Then open a blank image file then copy and paste the desired parts into that blank file and place them together. It is a trial and error process until you find a design you like. Make sure to only copy the desired parts. If you cut them from their original file then accidently save it the part will be lost and you'll have to re download the original file once more.

I hope this helps you some...

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#11 Offline Danska: Shadow Master

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Posted Apr 06 2015 - 08:45 AM

I've made some instructions that I hope people will find helpful (I've also put them in the first post).

 

The Colour Palette

Preparation 1

Preparation 2

Steps 1-2

Step 3

Steps 4-5

Step 6

Step 7

Tips

 

Let me know if anyone needs any more help, or if the instructions are completely terrible!


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Posted Apr 06 2015 - 10:30 AM

When will the 2015 sprite sheets become ready for release?


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Posted Apr 06 2015 - 12:48 PM

Well, I was gonna wait until I'd updated the limbs a bit (given them all the option of the angle used by the Protector of Water), and then until I'd finished changing the colour palette of all the old kits, but you know what? Since you asked, I'll drop what I have onto the interwebs. :)

 

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Posted Apr 07 2015 - 08:41 AM

Cool, thanks for putting the sprites online. :)


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Posted Apr 08 2015 - 01:26 PM

Son of a gun, Danska is back, too?

 

It's like my whole past is coming back to haunt me again!

 

HAHA, okay anyway, I like you've stuck with your style almost perfectly! It definitely looks like your work hasn't been aged at all.

 

Great seeing you back!


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Posted Apr 16 2015 - 04:37 PM

Hey, this old thing!

 

The 2015 sheet looks great! Good to see you're still working on DBB after all these years, haha.

 

One thing: I'm not a huge fan of my XPlode helmet any more. I really don't think it deserves a spot among your fantastic sprites, so if you want to remove it, please do.


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Posted Apr 17 2015 - 05:14 PM

Could I use some sort of program beside MS Paint? Like GIMP?


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Posted Apr 17 2015 - 07:07 PM

Could I use some sort of program beside MS Paint? Like GIMP?

You can use any raster graphics editing program. MS Paint is by far the simplest for this kit, since it doesn't have any bells and whistles that could interfere with a pure sprite, but if you're proficient with GIMP or Photoshop or Fireworks, you can use those too.


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Posted Apr 19 2015 - 02:52 PM

 

One thing: I'm not a huge fan of my XPlode helmet any more. I really don't think it deserves a spot among your fantastic sprites, so if you want to remove it, please do.

Now that I'm back with an actual computer, I've taken the helmet down. I'm not certain what the original looks like, but I'll trust your judgement on it.

 

 

Could I use some sort of program beside MS Paint? Like GIMP?

You should be able to, yes. In fact, I'd strongly recommend finding something other than Paint. I find it incredibly frustrating. I have heard good things about GIMP, so that might be worth a try. I'm considering giving it a go myself.


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Posted Apr 26 2015 - 03:22 PM


Please Help! How do you use these? I really want to make one!

What would you like to know? What you will do first is download the image with the desired parts you want. Then open a blank image file then copy and paste the desired parts into that blank file and place them together. It is a trial and error process until you find a design you like. Make sure to only copy the desired parts. If you cut them from their original file then accidently save it the part will be lost and you'll have to re download the original file once more.

I hope this helps you some...

What program do I use?

I've made some instructions that I hope people will find helpful (I've also put them in the first post).

The Colour Palette
Preparation 1
Preparation 2
Steps 1-2
Step 3
Steps 4-5
Step 6
Step 7
Tips

Let me know if anyone needs any more help, or if the instructions are completely terrible!

The Instructions are perfect and useful! Could you make instructions for GIMP?

P.S: I made my character thanks to your instructions!

Edited by GSR, Apr 26 2015 - 05:41 PM.

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Posted Apr 27 2015 - 03:17 PM

 

 

Please Help! How do you use these? I really want to make one!

What would you like to know? What you will do first is download the image with the desired parts you want. Then open a blank image file then copy and paste the desired parts into that blank file and place them together. It is a trial and error process until you find a design you like. Make sure to only copy the desired parts. If you cut them from their original file then accidently save it the part will be lost and you'll have to re download the original file once more.

I hope this helps you some...

 

What program do I use?

I've made some instructions that I hope people will find helpful (I've also put them in the first post).

The Colour Palette
Preparation 1
Preparation 2
Steps 1-2
Step 3
Steps 4-5
Step 6
Step 7
Tips

Let me know if anyone needs any more help, or if the instructions are completely terrible!

The Instructions are perfect and useful! Could you make instructions for GIMP?

P.S: I made my character thanks to your instructions!

 

I tried getting GIMP to work the other day. After spending ages staring at it while it was 'Querying new Plug-ins", I gave up. The process for using the kit should be basically the same, you just need to work out which tools do the same jobs. You'll need to be able to use

Select

Paste (transparent)

Colour picker

Colour replacer

Rotate

 

So I've almost finished converting all the kits to the new colour palette. Unfortunately, while working on the Toa Edition and all the Titan kits, one of the tools was set wrong and ended up messing up the colour schemes quite hideously. This has been fixed on all but the Toa Edition, which is a rather hefty job that I'm putting off for the moment. Still, should be done soon! Then I can get back to making new angles for the limbs, to stop the Protectors looking so silly.


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Posted Apr 27 2015 - 07:58 PM





Please Help! How do you use these? I really want to make one!

What would you like to know? What you will do first is download the image with the desired parts you want. Then open a blank image file then copy and paste the desired parts into that blank file and place them together. It is a trial and error process until you find a design you like. Make sure to only copy the desired parts. If you cut them from their original file then accidently save it the part will be lost and you'll have to re download the original file once more.

I hope this helps you some...

What program do I use?

I've made some instructions that I hope people will find helpful (I've also put them in the first post).

The Colour Palette
Preparation 1
Preparation 2
Steps 1-2
Step 3
Steps 4-5
Step 6
Step 7
Tips

Let me know if anyone needs any more help, or if the instructions are completely terrible!

The Instructions are perfect and useful! Could you make instructions for GIMP?

P.S: I made my character thanks to your instructions!

I tried getting GIMP to work the other day. After spending ages staring at it while it was 'Querying new Plug-ins", I gave up. The process for using the kit should be basically the same, you just need to work out which tools do the same jobs. You'll need to be able to use
Select
Paste (transparent)
Colour picker
Colour replacer
Rotate

So I've almost finished converting all the kits to the new colour palette. Unfortunately, while working on the Toa Edition and all the Titan kits, one of the tools was set wrong and ended up messing up the colour schemes quite hideously. This has been fixed on all but the Toa Edition, which is a rather hefty job that I'm putting off for the moment. Still, should be done soon! Then I can get back to making new angles for the limbs, to stop the Protectors looking so silly.

Good luck for the toa edition! I want to use the toa edition for my next character


I LOVE THIS KITS!!! I like the pixel style and the fun to build them! I will use my character for a school presentation! :D

Edited by GSR, May 02 2015 - 04:42 PM.

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#23 Offline Danska: Shadow Master

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Posted Apr 30 2015 - 11:42 AM

Glad you like them! I hope your presentation goes well!

 

The Toa Edition is, I hope, now updated to the new colour palette. I'm not 100% sure there aren't any errors, but it's at least mostly fine. :)


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Posted Aug 17 2015 - 04:25 AM

A heads-up to anyone paying attention, I've finally updated the 2015 kit! I've fixed a few errors, updated all the limbs and added Ekimu, the Mask of Creation and whatever mask it is Skull Grinder wears. Oh, I've also added corrupted and trans versions of all the Toa's masks.

 

Enjoy!


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Posted Aug 17 2015 - 05:47 AM

Woohoo, new content!
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Posted Aug 22 2015 - 03:52 AM

New content indeed! And I think we can agree it's about time!

 

Another slight addition - I've added Skull Scorpio's mask and solid gold versions of all the masks. :)

 

I'm currently working on the summer sets, as my avatar and the image (edit: images) below will show.

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Posted Aug 22 2015 - 09:23 AM

These sets are looking great! Can't wait to see more!
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Posted Aug 23 2015 - 07:37 AM

I loved this spritework when I was a child. Seen it come back is great!

 

I noticed an error though: the trans. blue shells used in the Rpotector of Water should all be 3M ones, but you used a 4M one istead on his body.


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Posted Aug 23 2015 - 10:36 AM

*checks set* *checks sprite* You are quite correct! Thanks for pointing that out. It should be fixed now. Glad you like the kits. :)


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