MK Sprite Comic Tutorial
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09/05/2004 06:46 PM EST
The tutorial has been moved here because it's not V7-friendly. Check out the second batch of comic book sound FX posted Dec. 10, 2004!

For the most in-depth, in-detail, Mortal Kombat lore analysis vids, there's only one source:


https://www.youtube.com/tabmok99

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06/09/2004 10:38 PM EST
Thank you very much. All this information will definitly help me with the Sprite Komic that im currently making. Even though Ive already made part 1, part 2 will be alot better with all this information. Thanks again.

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06/09/2004 10:40 PM EST
Thanks, man. This is great stuff, I may have to take it up. smile
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06/09/2004 11:24 PM EST
Wow, this must have taken you a while to make. I was thinking about making one but I knew it would take to long. Good job.


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06/09/2004 11:26 PM EST
Thank you very much teacher...
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RE: MK Sprite Comic Tutorial
06/10/2004 08:24 AM EST
One more thing in the humor department, let someone else read it first. They may not get a Mortal Kombat reference but it should be a good litmus test.

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RE: MK Sprite Comic Tutorial
06/11/2004 01:11 AM EST
Damn you, K. I was secretly working on a guide, too. grin
But hopefully, your guide will help to raise the quality of the sprite comics on the board.
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06/11/2004 04:04 AM EST
Now I can easily create bubbles without any problems.
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06/13/2004 10:39 PM EST
Lettering (Part 2)




There is another aspect of lettering is a fun thing to play around with. This is Mortal Kombat, and there are a lot of fights. When people fight, they are usually mad; and when people are mad, they usually yell.

When I have yelling, I don't just like to have a bigger font. I like to change the font to something that suits their personalities. In this comic with Liu Kang (as a dragon), the font used looks more Chinese, thanks to the "Manga Temple". "IglooCaps" works well for Sub-Zero above. Here's a couple more examples:


In this panel, where Sindel learns that Kahn
isn't her "true" husband, just by reading
her words she seems to rip off all of Shao Kahn's skin with her screaming, ala one of her MK3 fatalities. The font "Slipstream" works well here.


This matches Johnny Cage's words perfectly. Why does it seem to suit him so well? The font name is "Hollywood Hills", that should explain it.


A big thundering font for the God of thunder. Though the font's name is "FireCat", it seems
to have both thunder and lightning in it. You can get all these fonts for free, (just search Google), and hopefully this will inspire you to find more fonts that match the character's personalities. To me, having just a bigger font would be kind of boring, and this is a good way to spice up your comics.

For the most in-depth, in-detail, Mortal Kombat lore analysis vids, there's only one source:


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06/14/2004 12:38 AM EST
Very nice addition.
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RE: MK Sprite Comic Tutorial
06/15/2004 10:29 PM EST
What about sexual humor? Is it allowed at all, as long as it isn't really explicit?
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06/25/2004 04:32 AM EST
LOL!! Danny is into MAME and roms, LOL!
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06/29/2004 08:10 AM EST
Is there a program that has the sprites allready tranparent when u paste them or import? (like flash does)
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06/29/2004 08:21 AM EST
Yes - Paint.

If you follow the instructions, the space around the sprite will already be transparent when you paste them into Paint. It's not hard, just have 2 Paint windows open (one with your comic, and one with the sprite). Make sure the space around the sprite is some other color like blue or gray or whatever, and in your other Paint window, set that color to be transparent.

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RE: MK Sprite Comic Tutorial
09/04/2004 08:01 PM EST
Amazing thread!!!

I love all this info and the way you explained it buddy.

Well done! grin
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RE: MK Sprite Comic Tutorial
09/05/2004 04:35 PM EST
Great Job! More ppl need to read this lol, sum of the sprite comics ppl r posting look very horrible.
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RE: MK Sprite Comic Tutorial
09/05/2004 06:46 PM EST
explain to me how to copy a back ground.I saved some but I don't know how to copy and paste.my sprites
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RE: MK Sprite Comic Tutorial
10/14/2004 08:13 PM EST
Copy??? ??? ???
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RE: MK Sprite Comic Tutorial
02/16/2005 09:33 PM EST
uh, did you try right clicking?
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02/18/2005 12:16 AM EST
Does anyone know where I can find some MKM:SubZero sprites?
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RE: MK Sprite Comic Tutorial
03/01/2005 03:47 PM EST
anyone have these sprite sets (from the tomb etc) all zipped up? Saving 60 sprites one by one for only one character is far too tedious
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03/20/2005 04:37 PM EST
Does anyone know where I can get this paint thing??????confused
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RE: MK Sprite Comic Tutorial
04/30/2005 10:01 AM EST
thank you very much! thanks to you I can make my own sprite comic! Very good tot!
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04/30/2005 10:29 AM EST
i know everything now except one thing sad

can someone tell me how to make pointer tails?

thanx in advance!
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05/03/2005 03:24 PM EST
anyone? :(