WW2 Unit Graphics

Discussion in 'Civ2 - Scenario League' started by Arthedain, Jan 24, 2011.

  1. Patine

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    Weren't there Turkish Vultees in the WW2 era - are were they a different model of Vultee aircraft and not a Vanguard?
     
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    @Patine Yes, the Vultee V-11 and I already posted it back in summer 2016. :p
     

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    Though this definitely qualifies as a WW2 oddity, is there any chance of getting a Canadian or British unit armed with this weapon?

     
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    The pixel art of CIV2 does not really reflect one rifle from another. SMGs can be represented, but only vaguely.
     
  6. Patine

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    As well as the distinctive curved butt (or magazine - I was never sure which), of a Kalashnikov, but yes, for most other uses, that's very true.
     
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    Would anyone be willing to take a stab at a V-1 launch site, V-2 launch site, and a Wurzburg Radar set? I am please with all units for Over the Reich with the exception of these three. I am trying to release this scenario before Christmas if anyone has time. I know these aren't your typical tanks/planes/infantry but perhaps that could be a fun change of pace.

    I am using the V1/V2 unit art from Fairline's WW2 German units collection earlier in this thread.

    Here are some photos for inspiration:

    V1 launch site:




    V2 launch site:



    Wurzburg Radar



    Thank you!
     
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    This is a Civ 3 Meiler Wagen, starting a V-2. May be some pictures of the animation can help in creating such a Civ 2 unit.



    Attached is a zip-file with 238 bmp images of that animation. May there is one image among them, that could be a nice core for that unit.
     

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  9. tootall_2012

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    Hi Fairline,

    I hope you are well. I was curious to know if you were planning on continuing your excellent collection of WWII unit graphics. As I remember, when we last communicated, you were talking about tackling the Japanese OOB next.

    For my part, I would love to see the series completed.
     
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    When wandering back through the top of the thread,
    I fell from my chair and nearly dropped dead,
    When what to my wondering eyes did appear,
    But a whole bunch of Italian ironmongery hiding in a .gif.

    I didn't see a Beaufort, however, I will try to smoosh a Beaufighter's canopy and aft sections to see what I come up with.
     
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    Hi tootal, sorry for the veeery late reply! Yeah, as I think you correctly predicted I kinda burned out on those compilations... I have it in mind to pick up where we left off with the remaining countries at some point.
     
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    I completely understand. Just compiling them together in those sheets was a lot of work for me, so making all the modifications plus adding all the new units you did was doubly much more work. I truly appreciate the work you've done to date. Don't hesitate to let me know when and if you are ready to continue.

    P.S.: I don't know if you had an opportunity to take a look at my new Napoleon scenario but I would like to thank you again for being able to use your wonderful Napoleonic era units. They are quite beautiful.
     
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    Yes I did and it looks great. This lua 'revolution' seems to be reinvigorating civ2 scenario design!
     
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    The BBC style of reporting...I felt my brain cells dissolve as I read the 1st paragraph...
     
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    Might I recommend Fox News, then? It's much more lively and far less highbrow. Just take everything they say with a mine of salt. :p
     
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    My late grandfather had a Lada for 40 years. He said he never had to pay a mechanic for anything above a tune-up in that time.
     
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    The less complex, the less there is to go wrong. No diagnostic tools needed to work out what's up with those old beauties.
     
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