I made a 4K GBA overlay for retroarch

if there’s interest, I’m happy to share! I’ll just need some ideas where to post it.

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oh that looks very nice. I bet it compresses very well, too!

I made a game boy regular one as well!

Is there a common place for people to post these?

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Thanks! They’re pretty small file-size-wise.

You could send a PR for them to go into the ‘common-overlays’ repo in the ‘borders’ directory: https://github.com/libretro/common-overlays/tree/master/borders

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. I’ve been getting endless amusement tracing old hardware, so I also created this trinitron 4k overlay.

this one isn’t integer friendly. since console resolutions are all over the map, and 4K gives you lots to work with, I can live with that. It’s a 2160x1620 window starting at 840x270.

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Here’s a zip to the overlays I’ve created so far.

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I love the cell shaded look! :star_struck:

The source for my graphics is vector. If you’re in the mood to do a few more, converting it to this cool style would be pretty easy. A link to my GitHub can be found at the beginning of this thread.

If you are interested, PM me and we can chat.

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it looks fantastic i love it

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i hope you can make more cool overlay bezel for more systems in future

Added a vintage TV bezel (it’s in the zip marked below)

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Thanks - I will absolutely take a look! Though you flatter me - I am dealing with a middling skillset and tools (paint dot net), so the “look” is a reflection of that :).

That’s where it always starts.

Here’s a samsung tv that was requested. I’m keeping this zip updated as I go.

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here’s a game boy color

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here’s a game gear one. It didn’t as easily lend itself to the style / my abilities (too many soft contours), so I cheated by including bit of the photograph to help with shading. it’s meh.

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the veiwport starts at 1151, 504 and is 1536x1152. (it’s 8x tall, but stretches beyond 8x wide to accommodate wide game gear pixels).

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here’s the flat version

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The flat version looks perfect!

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Thanks! I think it looks “better” too, it just doesn’t look as much like a real game gear which is loaded with these weird contours. If I were an actual artist, I could maybe mimic those without sacrificing the overall style, but alas.

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wonderswan cuz y not.

8x scaled - window starts at 1024,504 and is 1152x1792

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