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Robot Tale | Intro

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Hello residents of IndieDB!

Today I have the important release of Robot Tale's intro.

Yes, an intro!

Normally, I would type an absurdly long paragraph.

But I will leave you with the video first and a behind the scenes second.

Enjoy


And remember to watch in that 1440p resolution.

Quad HD sprites are the future, man!

Behind the Scenes

Creating this was quite the task! Creating the two backgrounds took multiple hours, and long breaks had to be wedged in between the hours. I also had to plan the scene out over the course of a restless night. It was all drawn in Gimp, imported into Fusion 2.5, and sequenced with various events.

Despite all the work, I had lots of fun seeing the cut-scene evolve. I remember lots of ideas going in and out of my head, and thinking to myself, "Hey! That would look pretty cool on my computer monitor."

All the effort payed off in the end. That glorious, 1440p resolution, in combination with the color themes and 'hand-draw-feel', works to create eye pleasing scenes. And, in addition to the pleasing aesthetic, I really believe the intro communicates the atmosphere and hints the backstory.

But hey! That's just my opinion. For all I know, the intro could be the greatest abomination known to cinematic intros, and I would never know any better. That being said...

Post what you think of the intro in the comments below!

I'm really starving for criticism and would enjoy your feedback greatly.


Until then, see you next time!

Robot Tale Update (6/8/2017)

Robot Tale Update (6/8/2017)

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Here's a progress report as of the date 6/8/2017. I also have some live-stream announcements.

Robot Tale Update (5/17/2017)

Robot Tale Update (5/17/2017)

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A Robot Tale, live-stream update for the date (5/17/2017)

Robot Tale: The Development Begins!

Robot Tale: The Development Begins!

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An introduction to Robot tale: a sci-fi, semi-open-world, platformer.

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Robot Tale Early Alpha Demo #2

Robot Tale Early Alpha Demo #2

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The game is making progress. Lots of physics based objects have been added. A flexible weapon system has been added as well.

Early Alpha Demo

Early Alpha Demo

Demo

Dear Lord! This demo is primitive. It will be of great interest to see the game evolve from this point onward.

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I'm worrying that my anime watching habits are affecting the game... T.co

Aug 10 2017

So I tried programming physics into Robot Tale... 𝕎𝕙𝕒𝕥 𝕙𝕒𝕧𝕖 𝕀 𝕘𝕠𝕥𝕥𝕖𝕟 𝕞𝕪𝕤𝕖𝕝𝕗 𝕚𝕟𝕥𝕠? T.co

Jul 26 2017

This is why Robot Tale has been inactive... T.co

Jul 19 2017

Here's a quick sketch for M-1. T.co

Jun 18 2017

Drafting is fun! T.co

Jun 16 2017

Hey! The official Robot Tale Game-Jolt page is live. You can also get a copy of the WIP soundtrack there as well! Gamejolt.com

Jun 16 2017

Good news! I'm finally starting the key drafting stage for the story. Wish me luck!

Jun 15 2017

Funfact: the head of this robot is based off EVE from WALL-E with Pac-Man's shape T.co

Jun 14 2017

Here's the main cast. They're testing a mind-transferring process for the robot. T.co

Jun 14 2017

I updated my website! Robottalegame.weebly.com There's a background image now,

Jun 14 2017

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