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Formula Sprite: Test strip 1

December 8th, 2010, 5:20 pm

Average Rating: None
The second part is better, at least, graphically
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Author's Comments:

Reply Mach, December 8th, 2010, 5:12 pm

This is the first strip of 2 of one of the ideas that I am considering for my next comic.

The concept is/was that there would be a whole season of F1 racing, with stories in between which gave purpose to each race, and the stars of each story would change. The characters in question would be all cameos and would still be given points and whatnot even if they wernt the starts in the story arc and would still wish to "watch" each race in order to see where their own character would finish (Sorta like a Fantasy F1 game. If anyone has played Batracer, then that is what I was aiming to achieve but in sprited form)

The thing is, it wsnt until spriting it did I find out that it wasnt as clear cut as I thought and that the races themselves seemed a bit...flat. Hence why I stopped working on the idea for a bit (I already had to rip the sprites and backgrounds myself and put them together).

In this one I tried to add a commentator in the style of Murray Walker. Anyone who knows who he is will agree he is just outrught legend. If you dont, look him up both on Wikipedia AND Youtube. The thing is, the greatest comic writer in the world couldnt do him justice as his commentary is mainly tone (which a comic cant convey) and it just seems here it points out the obvious

However, I changed that for the next strip, as well as added a proper info graphic, which seemed better. I will post it tomorrow, along with details on other ideas, maybe. Feel free to comment/slate before then though

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User's Comments:

Reply Christh^^, December 8th, 2010, 7:44 pm

Honestly, this comic is rather boring

Reply Blitzn'Burst, December 8th, 2010, 8:36 pm

its true, you need better action and more drama. plus having them wearing helmets make it hard to see who is who

Reply Mach, December 9th, 2010, 4:51 am

@Chris
Yeah, that was the problem. Seemed a good idea until it was sprited =(

@Blitz
Funny you should say that with the helmets as originally I wasnt going to have them, but found fitting characters in was a bit of a nightmare. They also conceal facial expressions too

Reply hfag_1989 (Guest), March 8th, 2018, 11:20 am

F1 Sprites Where did you get those good looking F1 cars sprites? Can you send them for me, please? I want to use them for my own F1 comics.

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