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Junxue Li's Blog   Expert Blogs

 

 I’m Junxue, CEO of Novtilus Art, a game art outsourcing company. We create HD digital paintings/game assets for a full spectrum of games, casual, social and mobile.

Our site:  www.novtilus.com

Contact me: jux@novtilus.net

Twitter: @junxueli

 

 

Expert Blogs

Posted by Junxue Li on Wed, 04 Mar 2015 06:27:00 EST in Design, Art, Console/PC, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet
This article is for background art production of 2D games. It deals with 2D & 3D assets management. It would help you save troubles when you need to edit, and reuse the graphics.


Posted by Junxue Li on Thu, 12 Feb 2015 01:29:00 EST in Design, Art, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet
This article is about how to manage various types of 2D & 3D files for isometric buildings. It would help you save troubles when you need to edit, and reuse the graphics.


Posted by Junxue Li on Thu, 05 Feb 2015 01:26:00 EST in Design, Art, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet
This article is a comprehensive comparison of art quality & cost between 2 major scene art production solutions: 2D and 3D


Posted by Junxue Li on Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:37:00 EST in Design, Production, Art, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet
For many types of games, the player would construct buildings on a map. This article is about how to make graphics of the Build-Up animation, in a cheap way. Yet the quality is good.


Posted by Junxue Li on Mon, 05 Jan 2015 01:17:00 EST in Design, Art, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet
This is part II of the posts. There’re lots of such Match-3, bubble shooter, and puzzle games in App store, with dessert theme for game graphics. In this article, I share the workflow of making an isometric cake house.


Posted by Junxue Li on Mon, 29 Dec 2014 02:17:00 EST in Design, Art, Social/Online, Smartphone/Tablet
There’re lots of such Match-3, bubble shooter, and puzzle games in App store, with dessert theme for game graphics. In this article, I share the workflow of making an isometric cake house.



Junxue Li's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 01/21/2015 - 12:37]

It 's definitely worth it ...

It 's definitely worth it

Comment In: [Blog - 09/24/2014 - 03:01]

So the safest way is ...

So the safest way is to take photos by yourself, or buy from sites like Dreams time, iStock, etc. Btw, Google advanced image search does have a filter to show you pictures of different level of permission.

Comment In: [Blog - 09/04/2014 - 07:18]

Yeah, the promotion is gone ...

Yeah, the promotion is gone now

Comment In: [Blog - 08/06/2014 - 05:18]

Thank you, I 've hesitated ...

Thank you, I 've hesitated whether to add this last part, for it 's a bit radical and having little to do with the main idea. But anyway it enriches the content.

Comment In: [Blog - 06/18/2014 - 08:58]

Great article Your point actually ...

Great article Your point actually is each medium is especially harmful in its own way, if the message communicated is problematic. In this light, you actually agree with the argument which you think you 're against all through the article.

Comment In: [Blog - 05/22/2014 - 05:01]

Huh ...

Huh