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Originally Posted by -Smash View Post
No, no, no.

Pillowshading is a common mistake that gets the better lot newbie spriters. Hell, even if you had the lightsource in front of you intentionally, the style would still look bad and wrong.

You people must be made to understand that pillowshading is not an actual technique, but rather a tendency that leads to failure, one that must be avoided at all times.

..Or not actually, really. It can be used to make bad sprites intentionally, or for pillowshading contest for the lulz. :p
I actually don't know any of the terms for any sort of art thing, I just do stuff, and it often turns out good.
But what is it called when you shade like it is shaded in my previously posted sprite?
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