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March 1st, 2018, 19:19
Originally Posted by Myrthos View Post
As an example they sent us an image with a guard standing in a wooden tower (just the top part of it) looking out of the tower. I don't know about the intellectual property of it, so I decided not to post it here, but the idea of having someone in a tower looking out could work with respect to 'watching'.
Though I can't see the picture, I like the idea
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March 1st, 2018, 19:56
I do like the guard over a wooden (or brick) tower idea better than our own steel frame radio tower. Too bad you can't show it. I am surprised that Larian would send you something with questionable IP.

We haven't had a problem with colors being too complex AFAIK

Reuse is important

Other ideas, which I might try one day

A dragon aerie
A tower being stormed
Classic or historical public images of towers i.e.:



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March 1st, 2018, 22:32
They didn’t send something with questionable IP. I just forgot to ask.
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March 1st, 2018, 22:37
I too like the image of someone looking out from a tower.

I say don't skimp on a simplified iconic piece for the web. Let it be detailed.

Either a medieval, post-apocalyptic, or futuristic theme would be nice.
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March 2nd, 2018, 00:27
Someone(s) peering from a tower and seeing a horde of screaming barbarians charging with weapons in hand would be most excellent.
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March 2nd, 2018, 01:40
That screaming horde are the people that don't like our articles, and other codexers.
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March 2nd, 2018, 03:57
Anything that doesn't involve an eye would be good.
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March 2nd, 2018, 13:19
Originally Posted by Myrthos View Post
-As an example they sent us an image with a guard standing in a wooden tower (just the top part of it) looking out of the tower. I don't know about the intellectual property of it, so I decided not to post it here, but the idea of having someone in a tower looking out could work with respect to 'watching'.
I will echo what others said: I like the idea. I'm curious now to see it, so maybe you should check with them whether you're allowed to show us.

I'd say it should be art, and not just a simplified logo, and it should have our name in it. But maybe try to keep the colors to a minimum. Other than that, let them have a stab at it, I'm sure they know what they're doing.
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March 2nd, 2018, 14:33
Well, it really is a preliminary thing they made and I don't want the discussion to be about what they made to be honest (nor do they).
I provided them with some feedback from a technical perspective (size, place for the ads banner, etc.) and given them the link to this thread, so they can read what is being posted and wait on their next attempt, which I probably can share.
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March 3rd, 2018, 11:27
Looking forward to this .
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March 5th, 2018, 12:09
Simplified. Black and blue - RPGWatch colours. Not too much details - not distracting.
No pretense, what you see is what you get.
Simple. Clear. Straight forward.
That is the way RPGWatch is. The logo should represent that.
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March 5th, 2018, 13:10
I recommend this one:

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March 5th, 2018, 17:40
That one might be rocking a bit much of the RPG Watch envy…..just saying!
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November 9th, 2018, 07:56
@Myrthos, can you post the banners you've published in the past, like the recent Halloween one?
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November 19th, 2018, 06:59
Originally Posted by HiddenX View Post
Here there are - this time with an unstretched background:


I like these and I think you could use one for the Light Theme and the other for the Dark one.
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November 23rd, 2018, 23:30
I've got a suggestion for you guys:

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November 24th, 2018, 03:04
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I've got a suggestion for you guys:

You spelled codex wrong
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November 24th, 2018, 08:37
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November 25th, 2018, 03:15
Kudos to Crispy! And Myrthos. I really liked the maintenance page.
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November 25th, 2018, 08:22
Really like Hidden's banners. Especially the light one. Would love to see it as a header for the page instead of the firewatch tower.
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