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Old 02-05-2011, 01:56 AM
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Png2nw

So I worked out how to take a png and turn it into a playable level. I figured I would share.

I took this level(I don't think Bartholomew will mind-- I doubt he even has this level anymore):
http://forums.graalonline.com/forums...ad.php?t=75934

And produce a level(attached)!

Notice how the npcs that were in the screenshot lay down the corner of a block, so this isn't really feasible with a level that has lighting effects or tons of npcs.

Not much else here-- just figured I'd share what I've been working on.


If you have a level that you want recovered from a screenshot throw it in here and ill have a run at it.
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Old 02-05-2011, 02:40 AM
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Good work. Now release the source.
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Old 02-28-2011, 03:03 AM
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That's awesome Have you tried inputting a screenshot of something that doesn't have a actual tileset?
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Old 02-28-2011, 08:06 AM
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Pretty cool
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wait i just realized it said png2nw and not nw2png, is this for real?
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Old 02-28-2011, 10:25 AM
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wait i just realized it said png2nw and not nw2png, is this for real?
This, because if so I see MAAAANY good things (plausibly bad things about this) as well.
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Old 02-28-2011, 10:37 AM
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This, because if so I see MAAAANY good things (plausibly bad things about this) as well.
nothing bad could possibly come of this
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Old 02-28-2011, 11:24 AM
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Think a little hard on the base concept of this and you may see something.
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Think a little hard on the base concept of this and you may see something.
I already know what you were implying but that's not a problem.
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I already know what you were implying but that's not a problem.
I suppose not now, but I'll agree to the fact there's more pros than there are cons.
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I suppose not now, but I'll agree to the fact there's more pros than there are cons.
When would it be o_o;?
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You used to be able to hit alt + 5 to save an online level. Level stealing wouldn't be a problem.
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Brilliant concept ! Have you thought about making a map image converter?
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Probably impossible. Maps lose data from being shrunken down.
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Old 03-03-2011, 05:35 AM
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Probably impossible. Maps lose data from being shrunken down.
Yeah-- I can't think of any way to take a map image and turn it in to levels.

For example -- if two tiles shared the same pixels just arranged in a different fashion(a mirrored version of the same tile like roof corners) it'd be impossible to differentiate.



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That's awesome Have you tried inputting a screenshot of something that doesn't have a actual tileset?
Like something that I don't have the tileset for... or like a photograph?
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