don't click here

Classic Sonic Mindfuck Thread

Discussion in 'General Sonic Discussion' started by Vangar, Nov 6, 2009.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Vangar

    Vangar

    Member
    3,654
    62
    28
    [​IMG]

    I don't know about anyone else, but I never noticed that Sonic's circle was not round but oval shaped. Crazy. I had never noticed serifs on the font either but that may be just this art?
     
  2. RedStripedShoes

    RedStripedShoes

    And I'm gone again. Member
    Sonic's arms are also blue in that picture.

    Therefore, any quirks about Sonic's logo in that picture can be disregarded.
     
  3. amphobius

    amphobius

    doing more important things with my life Member
    2,120
    0
    16
    life
    Yeah, but THERE is a serif on that C—just very unnoticable.

    Also, I didn't know that the thing was oval shaped, either. :psyduck:
     
  4. PsychoSk8r

    PsychoSk8r

    PsychedelAnt | Tone Turner Oldbie
    2,638
    56
    28
    Birmingham, UK
    30 Day Project: Revisited.A New Release!
    Holy shit, just when you think there's nothing left to learn about these games. :psyduck:
    Hahaha, can't wait to find out more of the subtleties we've missed.
     
  5. BlackHole

    BlackHole

    You're going to need MORE than help. Member
    5,645
    771
    93
    England
    Complaining
    I never noticed that O.o

    Also, wouldn't this suit the "Supreme Topic of Other Knowledge"?
     
  6. Blanche Hodapp

    Blanche Hodapp

    *urp* Eternal Queen
    I thought that was just a resolution/colour depth limitation, that parts of circles end up rendered as straight lines...

    Oh, well, you live, you learn, I suppose
     
  7. ICEknight

    ICEknight

    Researcher Researcher
    ...That's just the artist's interpretation of the low-res pixel art. Take a look at the box to see the real sans-serif font.



    EDIT: Sheesh, just look at that ugly "S".
     
  8. BlackHole

    BlackHole

    You're going to need MORE than help. Member
    5,645
    771
    93
    England
    Complaining
    ...Is it me, or does the subtitle on the bottom say "Accessory for your "Sonic the Hedgehog Redemption Game""?
     
  9. Unless there's another word covered up before redemption, you appear to be correct. wtf does that mean?
     
  10. Rika Chou

    Rika Chou

    Tech Member
    5,276
    169
    43
    [​IMG]

    Looks like a circle to me...
     
  11. NiktheGreek

    NiktheGreek

    Grumpy old bastard Oldbie
    1,436
    100
    43
    Writing for the best video game magazine in the world
    Redemption games are basically those arcade machines which dispense tickets, which can be redeemed for prizes. It's standard arcade industry terminology.
     
  12. PicklePower

    PicklePower

    Wiki Sysop
    632
    26
    28
    Who has noticed that the emblem on the title screen is off-center to the left in Sonic 1? It was fixed in Sonic 2.
     
  13. nineko

    nineko

    I am the Holy Cat Tech Member
    6,288
    475
    63
    italy
    I did. I once wanted to make a tech hoax with a centered emblem, but I later gave up since I was too lazy to redraw the background accordingly.
     
  14. LOst

    LOst

    Tech Member
    4,891
    8
    18
    Just look at the ugly Sonic :v:


    There are many drawings of the title screen "starring" simular to that one. I have one of them that looks much better than the one we are discussing. Not to forget the trademark'd "HIS NAME IS SONIC" version.
     
  15. Mad Echidna

    Mad Echidna

    Gone Oldbie
    5,219
    0
    0
  16. Skyler

    Skyler

    Neonネオン Cowgirlカウガール Site Staff
    3,287
    32
    28
    Hellafornia
    The next audtion
    My life is a lie. :psyduck:
     
  17. Endri

    Endri

    Officer I don't have my drivers license with me. C Tech Member
    You just destroied my entire childhood. :psyduck:
     
  18. OSM

    OSM

    retro is for losers! Member
    4,156
    0
    0
    Doing absolutely nothing
    Holy crap :psyduck:
     
  19. XCubed

    XCubed

    Will Someday Own a Rent-A-Center Oldbie
    Mine too.....Sonic the OFF-CENTER Hog....oh my god....
     
  20. Flygon

    Flygon

    Member
    It is probably off centre to compensate for the fact that there is a border on the left side of the screen, which the right side lacks.

    At least, thats what my Mega Drive suffers. Shining Force II actually has most of the game with a black 8 pixel border on the right side of the screen (Except for battle sequences) to compensate for, I am sure the Shining Force CD does this too.

    So yeah, evidence to back my claim. :v:
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.