The PokéCommunity Forums  

Go Back   The PokéCommunity Forums > Pokémon Gaming > Pokémon Gaming Central
Sign Up Rules/FAQ Live Battle Blogs Mark Forums Read

Notices

Pokémon Gaming Central For topics that aren't necessarily restricted to one game, Pokémon Gaming Central ranges from comparing and contrasting the differences in the gaming generations to discussing the gaming franchise as a whole.

Reply
Click here to go to the first staff post in this thread.  
Thread Tools
  #476    
Old January 1st, 2012 (07:42 AM).
gvgisdi's Avatar
gvgisdi
Officially addicted to Crystal
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Lesko, Poland
Nature: Quiet
This probably is a pretty worthless post, but every time I see this thing I'm under the impression that the circled part is Rayquaza's body and the green thing in front of it is its arms in sensei pose. :o
__________________
Sorry for my English, it's not my native language.
Reply With Quote
  #477    
Old January 1st, 2012 (07:45 AM).
Yoshikkko's Avatar
Yoshikkko
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Nature: Adamant
Quote:
Originally Posted by gvgisdi View Post
This probably is a pretty worthless post, but every time I see this thing I'm under the impression that the circled part is Rayquaza's body and the green thing in front of it is its arms in sensei pose. :o
I'm trying to see it but I can't lol .. like what's sensei pose?
__________________

team super cotton ×
Reply With Quote
  #478    
Old January 1st, 2012 (07:49 AM).
miltankRancher's Avatar
miltankRancher
Mega Ampharos is the one.
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Philippines
Age: 19
Gender: Male
Nature: Jolly
Send a message via Yahoo to miltankRancher
Quote:
Originally Posted by Yoshikkko View Post
Well that Rhyhorn is definitely not one of the worst and I kind of like it actually. And I do find that I like the old sprites better than the newer ones.
And I just goootta love this Jynx green sprite
Hey! That Jynx never changed quite a lot!

Look here!

__________________

I am a Roleplayer


...and I am PROUD of it.
Lanistae Jacet [Lies of a Trainer]
Reply With Quote
  #479    
Old January 1st, 2012 (08:22 AM).
Yoshikkko's Avatar
Yoshikkko
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Nature: Adamant
I think it changed a good bit and for the worse too imo. I dislike it that they made her purple and I like her hair better to be that long and kind of platinum blonde instead of the short yellow barbie style. And the dress seems a little too big to me too. Yeah I definitely like the green sprite so much more.
__________________

team super cotton ×
Reply With Quote
  #480    
Old January 1st, 2012 (08:37 AM).
gvgisdi's Avatar
gvgisdi
Officially addicted to Crystal
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Lesko, Poland
Nature: Quiet
Quote:
Originally Posted by Yoshikkko View Post
I'm trying to see it but I can't lol .. like what's sensei pose?
I meant something like this:

__________________
Sorry for my English, it's not my native language.
Reply With Quote
  #481    
Old January 3rd, 2012 (05:03 PM).
DoctorFred's Avatar
DoctorFred
I am not amused. ಠ_ಠ
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Why do you care? Are you a stalker?
Age: 18
Gender: Male
Nature: Calm
Quote:
Originally Posted by gvgisdi View Post
This probably is a pretty worthless post, but every time I see this thing I'm under the impression that the circled part is Rayquaza's body and the green thing in front of it is its arms in sensei pose. :o
I think i see it...maybe...i think...
Also, did anyone else notice that Klink's backsprite does not match up with its front sprite?

If you don't see it, If we compare them, we can see that according to the front sprite, looking at it from the front, the left klink is on top, and the right is on bottom. yet, according to the backsprite, looking at it from the front, the left klink is on bottom, and the right one is on top.
Still don't see it? TOO BAD.
__________________
White FC - 3654 2923 4630
Reply With Quote
  #482    
Old January 7th, 2012 (07:36 AM).
The 100 Mega Shock
Donator Tier 3
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Gender: Male
Klink's animation in Pokédex 3D demonstrates that they can rotate around at will.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #483    
Old January 24th, 2012 (05:23 PM).
Empoleon144's Avatar
Empoleon144
Beginning Trainer
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Hearthome City
Gender: Male
Nature: Lonely
Pretty much every pokemon's Platinum(2) sprite looks cool. One notable exception would be sceptile, though.
__________________


We've got a lot of what it takes to get along.
Reply With Quote
  #484    
Old March 28th, 2012 (08:21 AM).
HoodieDoodie's Avatar
HoodieDoodie
The Electric Soldier
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: england ;)
Age: 16
Gender: Female
Nature: Naughty
Send a message via AIM to HoodieDoodie Send a message via Skype™ to HoodieDoodie
Quote:
Originally Posted by Toshiro. View Post
Let's do my favorite, Umbreon.

G/S/C: AW ITS SO CUTE! 10/10

R/S/E: HateHateHate. 0/10


D/P: Eh, much better. 7/10


HG/SS: I love this so much, 9/10



B/W: Best one imo, 10/10


I love both the B/W and G/S/C sprites <3
erm, HG/SS and B/W are exactly the same, yet you rate B/W's higher than HG/SS'?
__________________
i guess i'm a toy that is broken, i guess we're just older now
Reply With Quote
  #485    
Old March 28th, 2012 (08:59 AM).
Sydian's Avatar
Sydian
1000 forms of fear
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Alabama
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Nature: Timid
^ I was wondering the same thing haha. Plus he left off some sprites. Gold and Silver had different sprites. Umbreon's Crystal sprite is the best. ;)

Reply With Quote
  #486    
Old March 28th, 2012 (09:21 AM).
Yoshikkko's Avatar
Yoshikkko
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Nature: Adamant
Agree on that, the Crystal sprite is the best for me too because firstly it's the only one in the Eevee line that has it's back to you, which sort of contributes to you know, the concept, dark type, all that stuff. And I love how it kind of ..vibrates?! dithers?!?! It reminds me of bees which is cool cause you know his colours etc.
__________________

team super cotton ×
Reply With Quote
  #487    
Old March 28th, 2012 (12:59 PM).
HoodieDoodie's Avatar
HoodieDoodie
The Electric Soldier
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: england ;)
Age: 16
Gender: Female
Nature: Naughty
Send a message via AIM to HoodieDoodie Send a message via Skype™ to HoodieDoodie
^This! I'd say that Umbreon had some quite good sprites, and the only one that stands out as not being as good as is the R/S/E one, because the eyes are a bit too large. Otherwise, sprite perfection!

I also love the darkness of the colours on the G/C ones. The more recent games seem to lighten the colours as the colour palette widens, but it sort of takes away the darkness of the pokemon, even if it is closer to the original artwork. Dark pokemon, well, should be dark.
__________________
i guess i'm a toy that is broken, i guess we're just older now
Reply With Quote
  #488    
Old March 28th, 2012 (01:40 PM).
Doppelgänger's Avatar
Doppelgänger
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New Jersey
Age: 22
Gender: Male
I filled that out in July guys...

But yeah, idk what I was doing when I rated the HGSS/B&W ones. I think I rated B/W differently because it continuously moves unlike the HGSS one? I honestly dont remember haha.

Agreed about Umbreons crystal sprite. Its awesome. Dont know why I skipped it either.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #489    
Old March 28th, 2012 (04:34 PM).
Sydian's Avatar
Sydian
1000 forms of fear
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Alabama
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Nature: Timid
Toshu, you were on drugs. :( I drugged you when you posted about Umbreon. And I saw it more of an evil shudder lol. Or like, if it were a cat, it's like it's raising the hairs on its back or something. It does really give it that Dark type feel, unlike the Gold sprite where it looks like a floppy doggie. It's cute, but doesn't really express Umbreon-ness. It's a word.

I actually dislike the DPPT sprites as well as the RSE/FRLG sprites for Umbreon, though. It looks uncomfortable in DPPT and Gen III. :( In HGSS/BW, it looks very alert lol. I just think Crystal had it the best.
Reply With Quote
  #490    
Old March 29th, 2012 (09:00 AM).
Reshiram Man's Avatar
Reshiram Man
Resident Peacekeeper
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Alabama
Age: 14
Gender: Male
Nature: Modest
Actually, the BW one has slightly brighter coloring, but just barely.
Umbreon is still cool anyway.
__________________
West, on a plane bound west
I see her stretching out below
Land, blessed mother land
The place where I was born

Scars, she’s got her scars
Sometimes it starts to worry me
Cause lose, I don’t want to lose
Sight of who we are

From the mountains high
To the wave-crashed coast
There’s a way to find
Better days I know

It’s been a long hard ride
Got a ways to go
This is still the place
That we all call home
Reply With Quote
  #491    
Old March 29th, 2012 (10:26 AM).
Yoshikkko's Avatar
Yoshikkko
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Nature: Adamant
Yeah so since we're talking about Eeveelutions anyway, what happened here lol??
>>


I DON'T like how the newer sprites are so fragile and thin and AIRY. What happened with that tail, it looks all crooked?? The Gold sprite is just so solid and it looks powerful and mighty and sort of you know, patient and kind of ominous as it should cause it's Espeon.
__________________

team super cotton ×
Reply With Quote
  #492    
Old March 29th, 2012 (12:45 PM).
Doppelgänger's Avatar
Doppelgänger
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New Jersey
Age: 22
Gender: Male
Agreed about the Espeon sprite. Espeon looked badass in G/S/C, and the newer ones just make it look like a regular cat ._.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #493    
Old March 29th, 2012 (12:52 PM).
Sydian's Avatar
Sydian
1000 forms of fear
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Alabama
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Nature: Timid
Quote:
I DON'T like how the newer sprites are so fragile and thin and AIRY. What happened with that tail, it looks all crooked?? The Gold sprite is just so solid and it looks powerful and mighty and sort of you know, patient and kind of ominous as it should cause it's Espeon.
I agree. I can't stand how so many older Pokemon look so fragile now, like you could snap them in half. And lol that tail bothers me SO much.
Reply With Quote
  #494    
Old March 29th, 2012 (12:54 PM).
vaporeon7's Avatar
vaporeon7
My life would suck without you
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Preparing for trouble and making it double.
Gender: Male
Nature: Adamant
Send a message via Skype™ to vaporeon7
Quote:
Originally Posted by Yoshikkko View Post
Yeah so since we're talking about Eeveelutions anyway, what happened here lol??
>>


I DON'T like how the newer sprites are so fragile and thin and AIRY. What happened with that tail, it looks all crooked?? The Gold sprite is just so solid and it looks powerful and mighty and sort of you know, patient and kind of ominous as it should cause it's Espeon.
And it matched what one of Red's Pokémon should be. Him having Espeon suited well back then.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #495    
Old March 29th, 2012 (01:23 PM).
Hoenn's Avatar
Hoenn
ロゼリア
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Hoenn ☆
Age: 21
Gender: Male
Nature: Relaxed
Send a message via Skype™ to Hoenn
I love some of the newer sprites compared to the dated ones, some of the older ones I still like but for the likes of some it just shows how far they have came:


__________________


Playtime : 35:03 | Badges : 6 | Pokédex : 69
Reply With Quote
  #496    
Old March 29th, 2012 (01:37 PM).
Sydian's Avatar
Sydian
1000 forms of fear
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Alabama
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Nature: Timid
Yeah it's interesting to see how even designs have changed, of course, that's judging by sprites alone and not looking at official art. Dratini for example had a segmented belly, but it was later removed. Most notable physical differences are just like...some Pokemon went on diets, like Pikachu above lol. And then some get palette swaps, like Jynx and Gligar. So yeah it's neat to see how they've changed over time, whether on purpose or not.
Reply With Quote
  #497    
Old March 29th, 2012 (02:16 PM).
Doppelgänger's Avatar
Doppelgänger
Community Supporter
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New Jersey
Age: 22
Gender: Male
I always get a laugh at Pikachu's change from R/B/Y to B/W. He lost so much weight! xD
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #498    
Old March 29th, 2012 (03:56 PM).
Yoshikkko's Avatar
Yoshikkko
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Nature: Adamant
Tbh I like that old Pikachu sprite better. He has sort of a distinction between his belly and his other fur, and the stripes on his back are clearer, his tail is also more like thin and black and then becomes the yellow lightning shape while in the new one it's just a fat zigzag.
__________________

team super cotton ×
Reply With Quote
  #499    
Old April 4th, 2012 (11:21 AM).
Sydian's Avatar
Sydian
1000 forms of fear
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Alabama
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Nature: Timid
It was always like that in the anime, though. So I guess they were trying to go along better with official art and such. Raichu's the one that gets to keep his black cable tail with a thunderbolt at the end, at least. Cause you know. He's cooler.
__________________
f r e e t h e a n i m a l
paired to klippy
Reply With Quote
  #500    
Old April 4th, 2012 (12:42 PM).
WasSollDas's Avatar
WasSollDas
Fighting / Psychic ROOLZ!
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Gender: Male
Quote:
Originally Posted by chevelleROCKER View Post
Yeah, Charmeleon's backsprite looks fat, compared to it's front one. Venusaur's was just atrocious, looked nothing like it. And that thing on Machoke is it's crest xP Backsprites in B/R were just all pixilated, and horrible looking.
I think the Backsprites were pixilated to give the impression that these Pokemon are closer to you than the enemy's (like, in distance), but it really is ugly.

I hated how Charmeleon looked like a......horned......pig, I guess.
Also, Pidgey's backsprite looks like a chicken.
__________________

......What are you staring at?
Reply With Quote
Reply
Quick Reply

Sponsored Links
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Minimum Characters Per Post: 25



All times are UTC -8. The time now is 06:52 AM.


Style by Nymphadora, artwork by Sa-Dui.
Like our Facebook Page Follow us on Twitter © 2002 - 2014 The PokéCommunity™, pokecommunity.com.
Pokémon characters and images belong to The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo. This website is in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Nintendo, Creatures, GAMEFREAK, The Pokémon Company or The Pokémon Company International. We just love Pokémon.
All forum styles, their images (unless noted otherwise) and site designs are © 2002 - 2014 The PokéCommunity / PokéCommunity.com.
PokéCommunity™ is a trademark of The PokéCommunity. All rights reserved. Sponsor advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. User generated content remains the property of its creator.