About This File
- COLORFUL Theme : The main hub, a unique interface for BigBox.
- COLORFUL Platform Video : Complete 4K video set, with a unique design.
- COLORFUL Source : (soon) To involve the community in the platform video creation.
- COLORFUL BigBox Startup Video : (soon)
- COLORFUL Startup Theme : (soon)
- COLORFUL Pause Theme : (soon)
# HERE IS COLORFUL PLATFORM VIDEO SET:
On this page we are talking about COLORFUL Platform Video Set:
A complete new series of platform video for our frontend!
Colorful is a modern and elegant way to present each platform, with its hardware of the time. With maximum accuracy and future proof. (4K video)
# I NEED YOUR HELP : PATREON ?
I will make a first batch of 65 systems, according to my personal use.
But we are far from covering any game system!
If the community doesnt take over the creation, 2 choices: the project stops /or/ I finish it.
Problem, creating these videos takes a loooooot of time. And I have to deal with a full-time CGI artist job and 2 young kids.
So I opened a Patreon page that could allow me to dedicate days on my work time to continue creating video.
I'm not trying to get rich, but like everyone else, I cant spend 1 day/week working for free! I hope you understand.
If the project interests you: Here is my Patreon page.
# IN DETAIL ?
Obviously, Colorful is a direct legacy of my previous video set "Nostalgia". But improved on all aspects:
- Centred design with colorful background, according to the platform. (theme/logo/box/design)
- 4K video (3840x2160px) @ 30fps (MP4 H264 AAC)
- HD video (1920x1080px) @ 30fps (MP4 H264 AAC)
- Only available in 16:9, but design compatible with 4:3 crop.
- All designs are completly rebuilt.
- More care of details.
- More TV variety and better accuracy.
- Arcade cabinet fully made in CGI, by myself. More variety and better accuracy.
- Added characteristic effect on CRT TV.
- Added platform boot screen. (if existing)
- All sources will be available soon. (Community effort!)
# ABOUT CODEC FORMAT ?
Initially, I was thinking of working in H265, more modern for 4K. But after talking with Jason, this is problematic on some old configuration and with Windows Media Player, which doesn't support it.
So, I will leave you the choice!
- 4K | 3840x2160 | mp4 h264 AAC
- 4K | 3840x2160 | mp4 h265 AAC (only on EmuMovies FTP)
- HD | 1920x1080 | mp4 h264 AAC
- On this download page = Only 4K - h264
- On Download theme videos tools = both, 4K + HD version
- On EmuMovies FTP = The 3 versions!
# A PREVIEW OF ALL THIS ?
# A COMMUNITY EFFORT ?
Yes, all sources will be available on a dedicated page. (soon) Everyone can create their own videos that will be included here, in this set.
Some rules to follow:
- Advertise on this thread which platform you want to achieve.
- Post the work in progress on the same thread, for exchange/feedback.
- Post the final video + sources on the same thread or by MP. To avoid scattering and centralize everything here.
- I will moderate the general quality of your proposals for a coherent result.
So, I acting like a modertor on this thread.
Do you want to participate? Cool !! I post soon a guideline tutorial !
# OK, HOW TO DOWNLOAD ?
3 ways :
- One by one - right here, with the download button at the top right.
- Automatically - in LaunchBox > Tools > Download theme videos tools > Select "Colorful 4K" or "Colorful HD"
- By batch - On the Emumovies FTP ://Upload Here/_Video Snap Submissions/COLORFUL Platform Video Set/
# SPECIAL THANKS :
- @Jason Carr for his hard work on LaunchBox/BigBox!
- John G. for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- Marcel W. for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- Neo8x for his support via Patreon! Merci à toi !!!
- Casper H. for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- Jhonny R. for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- GoblinDriver for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- Alfredo O. for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- Richard P. for his support via Patreon! Merci à toi !!! (je n'ai pas reussi à t'envoyer un message de remerciement via Patreon. Désolé!)
- Jukka T. for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- Gregory C. for his support via Patreon! Merci à toi !!
- Jan W. for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- Matias K. for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- Jeremy D. for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- Kevin. for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- Dan D. for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- Guido. for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- Kobaturtle for his support via Patreon! Thank you Gentleman!!!
- The whote community for yout support!
# SOURCES - COPYRIGHT :
- Each brand of hardware and software here represented as a tribute.
- Emumovies for (most) gameplay videos
- The Vanamo Online Game Museum for (most) photos.
- If special credit, see .TXT file in the corresponding source archive. (soon)
# PLATFORM COVERED / CREDITBOARD :
Last update : January 15, 2020
- ACTUAL TOTAL COUNT = 63 platform + 6 category + 1 playlist
List of covered PLATFORM: (Open the spoiler form)
Available | Work in Progress
- 3DO Interactive Multiplayer
- Amstrad GX4000
- Atari 2600
- Atari 5200
- Atari 7800
- Atari Jaguar
- Atari Lynx
- Commodore Amiga
- Commodore Amiga CD32
- Fairchild Channel F
- Game and Watch
- Magnavox Odyssey 2
- Microsoft Xbox
- Microsoft Xbox 360
- Microsoft Xbox One
- NEC PC-FX
- NEC TurboGrafx-16
- NEC TurboGrafx-CD
- Nintendo 3DS
- Nintendo 64
- Nintendo 64 DD
- Nintendo DS
- Nintendo Entertainment System
- Nintendo Famicom
- Nintendo Famicom Disc System
- Nintendo GameBoy
- Nintendo GameBoy Advance
- Nintendo GameBoy Color
- Nintendo GameCube
- Nintendo Satellaview
- Nintendo Super Famicom
- Nintendo Super Game Boy
- Nintendo Switch
- Nintendo Virtual Boy
- Nintendo Wii
- Nintendo WiiWare
- Nintendo Wii U
- PC Engine SuperGrafx
- Philips CD-i
- Sega 32X
- Sega CD
- Sega CD 32X
- Sega Dreamcast
- Sega Gamegear
- Sega Mastersystem
- Sega MegaDrive
- Sega Classics (Model 1 ??)
- Sega Model 2
- Sega Model 3
- Sega Saturn (EU-US)
- Sega Saturn (JAP)
- Sega SG-1000
- SNK Neo Geo AES
- SNK Neo Geo CD
- SNK Neo Geo MVS
- SNK Neo geo Pocket
- SNK Neo geo Pocket Color
- Sony Playstation
- Sony Playstation 2
- Sony Playstation 3
- Sony PSP
- Super Nintendo Entertainment System (EU)
- Super Nintendo Entertainment System (US)
- Taito Type X
- WonderSwan Color
List of covered CATEGORY: (Open the spoiler form)
Available | Work in Progress
List of covered PLAYLIST: (Open the spoiler form)
Available | Work in Progress
- Arcade Classics
What's New in Version 1.0.0 See changelog
No changelog available for this version.