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21. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 12:30 BST
No offense Pro' but the question was asked 3 weeks ago, it's not important I know but even a canned response might be nice. And 50 websites you say, there was me thinking Nintendo Life was special. Hassle him lots!!!
22. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 19:57 BST
I know, and we do try to respond to user questions as soon as we can, but in this instance it's obviously just fallen through the cracks. Nobody's perfect.
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23. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 20:11 BST
I was going to say "I don't really notice a difference" but I guess that's why you used my avatar as an example...
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24. Posted: Mon 31st Aug 2009 22:05 BST
It's not gonna happen....jpeg is the universal easy-to-use web standard. A comparable bitmap image is exponentially larger and other formats probably take more work to implement. Besides, it'll probably add to the already wackdiculous refresh times /grumble
If you had been reading you would have seen that even Jpeg's get their quality downgraded.
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25. Posted: Tue 1st Sep 2009 01:43 BST
I think it would be cool too if the avatars were larger, theres a lot of unused space around the avatars
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26. Posted: Tue 1st Sep 2009 01:44 BST
27. Posted: Sun 13th Sep 2009 13:42 BST
Did you hire Ant temporarily for this job rather than him being on staff? Because now it's been a month, and there's still no official response..
Edited on Sun 13th September, 2009 @ 13:44 by Firkraag
28. Posted: Sun 13th Sep 2009 13:50 BST
Sorry I have to disagree with having larger avatars, its annoying when an avatar takes up a lot of room, and the user only gives a single sentence answer, it just takes up unnecessary space.
29. Posted: Fri 2nd Oct 2009 18:04 BST
Sorry to drag up old topics, but this is bugging me now. pixelman made me a new avatar, as seen here:
However, when it's uploaded to the site, it loses some of it's luster, as you can see. I would just like to be able to view my avatar as it was intended to be viewed. Is there any way this can be addressed?
Edited on Fri 2nd October, 2009 @ 18:05 by Noire
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30. Posted: Fri 2nd Oct 2009 18:06 BST
I think it looks fine.
31. Posted: Fri 2nd Oct 2009 18:12 BST
Said by the man with this avatar:
. . . 'cuz we're all really impatient to see Cammy's #&@ in greater clarity.
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32. Posted: Fri 2nd Oct 2009 22:06 BST
Firkraag wrote:Did you hire Ant temporarily for this job rather than him being on staff? Because now it's been a month, and there's still no official response..Said by the man with this avatar:. . . 'cuz we're all really impatient to see Cammy's #&@ in greater clarity.
... uh, that looks like Bridget to me, not Cammy...
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33. Posted: Fri 2nd Oct 2009 22:10 BST
I don't know who Bridget is, but it greatly resembles Cammy to me at this level of detail.
34. Posted: Fri 2nd Oct 2009 22:11 BST
Ant is the site's technical director. I don't know how many times I've said this, but he has stacks of other sites to run as well, each with a pretty sizeable to-do list, and this just isn't a a priority at the moment. There - I said it.
35. Posted: Fri 2nd Oct 2009 22:16 BST
@theblackdragonI don't know who Bridget is, but it greatly resembles Cammy to me at this level of detail.
on further perusal, you're probably right. both of them have much crotch-shot fanart, and they both are blonde with blue clothing. my bad. :3
36. Posted: Fri 2nd Oct 2009 22:26 BST
That's alright, you're not expected to have too much literacy in female crotch-shot fanart, being a lady and all. I, on the other hand, should be ashamed that I'm not even aware of this other fanart vixen.
EDIT: theblackdragon has explained that this Bridget character is a male, not a vixen, and not something any of us want to see in that pose. Good thing it's actually Cammy. I'm gonna be pissed if it turns out to be Bridget once the image quality is improved.
Edited on Sat 3rd October, 2009 @ 00:36 by warioswoods
37. Posted: Fri 2nd Oct 2009 22:29 BST
i agree the image quality is pretty bad. my avatar is actually a close-up on Chuck Norris' sperm... though you can't really tell from the shot here.
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38. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 17:57 BST
Just to chime in , I am very happy with the image quality of avatars.
This site balances user idenity perfectly - an avatar and a sig, but niether are overdone. Some forums go SO overboard, and it detracts from the game disccusion.
I am happy with things the way they are, nice balance.
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39. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 18:03 BST
@orlick: Perhaps you don't realize the request... we're talking quality here, not actually changing the dimensions or anything.
For instance. Here's a nice, healthy Jenna, enlarged for clarity.
Here's what NL does to her, again enlarged for clarity.
If bandwidth's a problem, simply resize the avatars to 60x60. I compared the PNG and JPEG avatars and there was only a 0.3KB difference..
And yes, I know Ant's busy. Not demanding this or anything, just something for the future.
Edited on Tue 6th October, 2009 @ 18:06 by pixelman
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40. Posted: Tue 6th Oct 2009 18:05 BST
I don't see how better quality could hurt, though. Forum avatars only become a problem for me when there isn't a limit on the dimensions. Oversized avatars are annoying. Animated ones can be pretty annoying, too, if they're too flashy, though thankfully we don't have to deal with that hear since gifs aren't used.
Edit: Super Pixel Man beat me to it, and explained much better with actual examples. I feel so useless.
Edited on Tue 6th October, 2009 @ 18:06 by Adam
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