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So I've been thinking, how

So I've been thinking, how about bees? I wanna make a guy that shoots bees from his body, why make a guy that has some weird dumb power like fire or lightning when we could fire a beam of solid bees. Plus for a flight animation I-uh-WE need to ride on a cloud of bees!

Also this powerset just wouldn't bee complete without a beekeeper hat/mask.

The rest of a beekeeper uniform could probably be made with basic costume parts though.

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With all the talks regarding

With all the talks regarding Items of Power in the Requests/Suggestions threads we have (Props, costumes, animations) I have a series of gifs I'd like to share.

Somehow I just learned about Menat, a newer Street Fighter character that uses a powerful orb/crystal ball to attack (apologies for the varied quality of gifs I could find):

She seems to use these animations for melee and mid-ranged attacks. Pretty cool!

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I want a slime particle

I want a slime particle effect. Like I know we are getting a water particle effect but there are other liquids that I want to reproduce that are less viscous, like if I make a character that can control mud I don't want him to look like he's spraying diarrhea everywhere

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MeSoSollyWan wrote:
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With all the talks regarding Items of Power in the Requests/Suggestions threads we have (Props, costumes, animations) I have a series of gifs I'd like to share.

Somehow I just learned about Menat, a newer Street Fighter character that uses a powerful orb/crystal ball to attack (apologies for the varied quality of gifs I could find):

She seems to use these animations for melee and mid-ranged attacks. Pretty cool!

1) I love the mummy wrap costume.
2) and the jiggly butt kick animation is awesome!

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To build on the above posts,

To build on the above posts, I would like a dancing style martial arts. That would be way cool.

OK with auras, I would like a sayan style aura where your hair floats up as long as the aura is toggled on.

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I don't think auras could

I don't think auras could modify the costume of your character... it seems to complex to set it on my opinion.
you should think auras as some FX around your character ^^

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I believe it's already been

I believe it's already been confirmed that auras can be fairly complex, from solid-seeming objects moving around you to the light shows we're used to when we think of auras. I'm not saying they would do a super-saiyan hair thing, but I think they safely could.

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My post is at the top of this

My post is right at the top of this page, how'd it go completely unnoticed?...

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Beef Ninja wrote:
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My post is right at the top of this page, how'd it go completely unnoticed?...

BeeCause normal human BeeHavior is to be scared of Beeeeees.

you should sweeten the deal with a little honey, and your audience will Bee Beemused.

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Cyclops wrote:
Cyclops wrote:
Beef Ninja wrote:

My post is right at the top of this page, how'd it go completely unnoticed?...

BeeCause normal human BeeHavior is to be scared of Beeeeees.

you should sweeten the deal with a little honey, and your audience will Bee Beemused.

And I can bring this post back around to "insect attack animations" with just two Venture Bros. gifs:

Dr. Girlfriend...

and The Monarch...

;)

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https://cityoftitans.com

https://cityoftitans.com/forum/some-jazzy%C2%B4s-ideas-about-power-pools-and-animations#comment-160631

Hello there. A Link to a Thread from myself, but it belongs here.

Animation Ideas to read: Sumo - Heavy Weapons - Runemagic - Sonic-Tank-Power

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Jazzhands wrote:
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https://cityoftitans.com/forum/some-jazzy%C2%B4s-ideas-about-power-pools-and-animations#comment-160631

Hello there. A Link to a Thread from myself, but it belongs here.

Animation Ideas to read: Sumo - Heavy Weapons - Runemagic - Sonic-Tank-Power

I'd love to see sumo wrestling since we can finally make fat people. :)

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When considering dance emotes

When considering dance emotes, I'd like my toons to be able to ballroom dance with imaginary partners. It would be a real crowd-pleaser.

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I wish to be so GLORIOUSLY

I wish to be so GLORIOUSLY INCANDESCENT!!!

More importantly, I'd like to see similar with ice, metal, rock, darkness, actual spears, etc.

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In other news, we've done a

In other news, we've done a costume request 2.0 and prop request 2.0, do we think this one is big enough to compile and redo?

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desviper wrote:
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In other news, we've done a costume request 2.0 and prop request 2.0, do we think this one is big enough to compile and redo?

I doubt anyone would stop you if you wanted to. :)

I've been actually meaning to do it again for costumes (to effectively create a Costume Request 3.0) but I keep getting side-tracked. If someone beats me to that I probably wouldn't mind - otherwise I'll get to it eventually.

At this point I might wait on the costumes at least long enough to see what we're going to get in the "Issue0" release. That way I could weed out some of the "suggestions" that actually got made already.

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Yeah best to wait until

Yeah best to wait until release to make a new batch of suggestion threads.

I'm just asking if we'll agree to move over :p Otherwise I did a bunch of compiling for no reason.

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desviper wrote:
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Yeah best to wait until release to make a new batch of suggestion threads.

I'm just asking if we'll agree to move over :p Otherwise I did a bunch of compiling for no reason.

When I decided to make the Costume Request 2.0 thread I requested the Devs lock the original thread just so everyone would make a "clean jump" to the new thread. I'd bet if you do a good enough job with a new thread the Devs might do the same for you.

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And post a Link in the old

And post a Link in the old thread, please!

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I'll start on it in a few

I'll start on it in a few days once the holiday passes over

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I would like this animation


I would like this animation for flight. transform the lower body into an energy trail. (I believe energy trails themselves were already mentioned)

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Whelp, apparently I was

Whelp, apparently I was supposed to post this here so:

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We need throwable flasks filled with mystery liquids for our mad scientists!

One specific thing I'd like to see with this is to have a commander throw one and a minion forms from the puddle.

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Cyclops wrote:
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I would like this animation for flight. transform the lower body into an energy trail. (I believe energy trails themselves were already mentioned)

I dig those glowy bits, man.

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Was Watching the New Legends

Was watching the New Legends of Monkey and saw the Font Demon casting lightning from his pinky fingers and it cracked me up.
https://youtu.be/rDLuT_V3cFg?t=82
We should have that as an attack animation.


I like to take your ideas and supersize them. This isn't criticism, it is flattery. I come with nothing but good will and a spirit of team-building. If you take what I write any other way, that is probably just because I wasn't very clear.
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Huckleberry wrote:
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Was watching the New Legends of Monkey and saw the Font Demon casting lightning from his pinky fingers and it cracked me up.
https://youtu.be/rDLuT_V3cFg?t=82
We should have that as an attack animation.

Heh, loved how he ran out of "ammo". But big YES to be able to have ones hands in that position, though emanation point would probably still be just "hand".

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Huckleberry wrote:
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Was watching the New Legends of Monkey and saw the Font Demon casting lightning from his pinky fingers and it cracked me up.
https://youtu.be/rDLuT_V3cFg?t=82
We should have that as an attack animation.

also how the font demon draws his sword.... I need this in my body right now....

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notears wrote:
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also how the font demon draws his sword.... I need this in my body right now....

True and I really like the way Monkey draws his staff.

Just like Voltron:


I like to take your ideas and supersize them. This isn't criticism, it is flattery. I come with nothing but good will and a spirit of team-building. If you take what I write any other way, that is probably just because I wasn't very clear.
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yeah, in all honesty?

yeah, in all honesty? Everything... everything from that clip, the fighting styles, the kung fu lasers, the everything... just... just everything...

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Beef Ninja wrote:
Beef Ninja wrote:

Whelp, apparently I was supposed to post this here so:

Beef Ninja wrote:

We need throwable flasks filled with mystery liquids for our mad scientists!

One specific thing I'd like to see with this is to have a commander throw one and a minion forms from the puddle.

Both in science flasks and alchemical flasks please :)

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Hmmm, ways to summon minions.

Hmmm, ways to summon minions.

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https://cityoftitans.com

https://cityoftitans.com/forum/animation-suggestion-thread-20

Aaaaaand done! This took basically all day :p I tried to encapsulate each suggestion in a quip, but I think I'll add some links to videos since animations are harder to google (as I've learned the hard way).

I do think it's good enough to suggest locking this to move over. Also, having gone through this thread...it's a mess :p

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thanks des

thanks des

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Beef Ninja wrote:
Beef Ninja wrote:

Whelp, apparently I was supposed to post this here so:

Beef Ninja wrote:

We need throwable flasks filled with mystery liquids for our mad scientists!

One specific thing I'd like to see with this is to have a commander throw one and a minion forms from the puddle.

I just want to throw minions. :D As a note, doable in DCUO, as long as they are held/entangled first. Throwing my minions... that's the basis for a power set.

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I'll go add that in the new

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