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Which colors to use?

Postby Denk » Thu Sep 10, 2020 7:40 am

Hi all, it would be nice if some of you could give me some feedback on which colors to use, since people interpret colors differently. Note that I have only considered a black background, since the online Runner always has a black background.

In my last few games I have used my own color scheme, but would like some feedback on it. It is demonstrated below (scheme B).

I also very much like the color scheme used by Lazzah, where yellow text is used whenever something special happens. Inspired by this, I have tried to implement a similar color scheme in my game, demonstrated as scheme A below.

Any comments, thoughts etc. are very much appreciated.
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Re: Which colors to use?

Postby R2T1 » Thu Sep 10, 2020 9:33 am

Of the 2 schemes offered, I prefer colour scheme 2A although If the location headings could be made white, I think it would be even more ideal.
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Re: Which colors to use?

Postby Denk » Thu Sep 10, 2020 1:56 pm

R2T1 wrote:Of the 2 schemes offered, I prefer colour scheme 2A although If the location headings could be made white, I think it would be even more ideal.

Thanks for your input. I now plan to go with 2A but to make the location headings white.

Still, if anyone has thoughts, proposals etc. I would like their input too.
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Re: Which colors to use?

Postby NickyDude » Thu Sep 10, 2020 8:34 pm

2A for me also. It's more subtle colours. :)
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Re: Which colors to use?

Postby P/o Prune » Fri Sep 11, 2020 6:43 am

I would go with 2A as well.
I like the way Lazzah does it, changing colors when something is happening in the game, and also if the player enters a conversation.
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Re: Which colors to use?

Postby Denk » Fri Sep 11, 2020 2:50 pm

Thanks guys. :)

I will go for 2A and will make the location headings white as proposed by R2T1.
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