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Slacker
09-22-2002, 05:38 AM
Hopefully I'll have enough time to finish this challenge, but I can't promise anything... Just thought I'd try and live up the 2d section here.

I got an ideal for an extreme sport, but since we're supposed to keep a secret, i thought I could maybe do some "baseball card" style poses of some of the sports players.

Here's the start of my first "player card"...

http://www.slackergraphics.com/images/personal/misc/slkr_sport_01.jpg

Culann
09-22-2002, 07:14 PM
This looks promising!
It will be interesting to see how you use your unique style to portray the actual sport.
I'll be watching this one closely:beer:

Delapouite
09-25-2002, 02:25 PM
Amazing ! I really enjoy this paint effect ! Cool chrome appearence for your character !

Slacker
10-13-2002, 07:01 AM
thx.

well, here's pretty much the final.. I may change a few things, but I'm hurting for free time...

XWL - eXtreme Wallball League

http://www.slackergraphics.com/images/personal/slkr_sport_02.jpg

Vovik3D
10-14-2002, 11:24 PM
Slaker is a SUPER STYLE BEST :buttrock:

Slacker
10-17-2002, 01:49 AM
thank you vovik.

ok, so i got a lttle bit more free time today and figured playing in illustrator would be a good way to spend it. So here's a little update of the sport in action... some of you will remember playing this as a kid in school, except without the glowing pink ball.

feedback welcome :D

http://www.slackergraphics.com/images/personal/slkr_sport_03.jpg

dmcgrath
10-17-2002, 02:11 AM
Cool, I was going to ask you about "Wall Ball" what it actually was. Now I remember doing something similar as a kid. There was lots of carnage, bruises, sore (unmentionable) body parts. It was fun as hell.

I like the amorphus quality to your illustration.

:thumbsup:

Slacker
10-18-2002, 10:42 PM
hehe. why is it whenever you dropped the ball, or missed the wall, they'd always peg you in the nuts when you had to take your free hit? lol.

dmcgrath
10-22-2002, 09:50 PM
When I moved away from the parents house, some friends and I moved into a house of our own. Out of sheer boredom we created a game called RafterBall. This involved kicking a miniature basketball around in the garage and trying to hit each other. Not directly, but a hit after the ball has bounced off of something, like the wall, or the "rafters" was a point for the other guy.
I also remeber a "Penalty Kick" situation, where you had to "guard" yourself. Those were the days. :bounce:

Slacker
10-22-2002, 10:13 PM
lol. I'll keep that in mind next time my friends and I need a new drinking game. hehe.

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