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by Rorthron
Sat Mar 30, 2019 2:16 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game art copied from elsewhere
Replies: 283
Views: 17014

Re: Game art copied from elsewhere

Not artwork, but this loading screen of "Chambers of Horrors” by Omega Software reminds me of certain character used by a great rock band in their covers back in the 80s... https://spectrumcomputing.co.uk/SCRtoImage.php?SCR=pub/sinclair/screens/load/c/scr/ChambersOfHorrors.scr It looks like it was ...
by Rorthron
Sun Mar 24, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game art copied from elsewhere
Replies: 283
Views: 17014

Re: Game art copied from elsewhere

Rorthron wrote:
Fri Feb 23, 2018 6:45 am
And another one:

Rambo still

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Rapid Fire cover

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A closer fit is this image:

Rambo still

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by Rorthron
Sun Mar 24, 2019 8:13 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game art copied from elsewhere
Replies: 283
Views: 17014

Re: Game art copied from elsewhere

Hunchback cover

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Hunchback UK arcade flyer

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by Rorthron
Sat Mar 16, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game art copied from elsewhere
Replies: 283
Views: 17014

Re: Game art copied from elsewhere

R-Tape wrote:
Fri Mar 15, 2019 10:57 pm
Presumably the sword wielding chap in a turban is the stock Boris Vallejo?
I expect so. I haven't worked out which image, though.
by Rorthron
Sat Mar 16, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game art copied from elsewhere
Replies: 283
Views: 17014

Re: Game art copied from elsewhere

When I saw the Harrier pics, my first thought was "anyone for tenous?", but the fireflashes on the guns match perfectly. What was the image source? Yes. The artist modified the front (nose, vents and cockpit), but copied the rest (fuselage, wings, tails, rocket launches) exactly. As you say, even t...
by Rorthron
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game art copied from elsewhere
Replies: 283
Views: 17014

Re: Game art copied from elsewhere

Some more possible copies, though I haven't identified the source images.

Super Shuffle cover

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Michael Jackson?

1st Division Manager

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Clockwise from top left: Brian Clough, Graeme Souness, Gary Lineker, John Barnes and Paul Gascoigne?
by Rorthron
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game art copied from elsewhere
Replies: 283
Views: 17014

Re: Game art copied from elsewhere

Sinbad and the Golden Ship cover

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Detail

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Title drawing for Chapter Eight of How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way

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by Rorthron
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game art copied from elsewhere
Replies: 283
Views: 17014

Re: Game art copied from elsewhere

Black Hawk cover (Sparklers re-release)

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Image of RAF Harrier GR3 firing SNEB rockets

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by Rorthron
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game art copied from elsewhere
Replies: 283
Views: 17014

Re: Game art copied from elsewhere

Shao-Lin's Road cover (Erbe releaese) https://vgy.me/EVTaUJ.jpg Detail of top figure making a flying kick https://vgy.me/VzK3eE.jpg Bruce Lee, Fist of Fury image https://vgy.me/JihDDg.jpg BTW this is a Way of the Dragon still that's a slightly closer fit for the main figure than the image shown eali...
by Rorthron
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: Game art copied from elsewhere
Replies: 283
Views: 17014

Re: Game art copied from elsewhere

R-Tape wrote:
Fri Feb 01, 2019 12:53 pm
Stop perving at Raquel Welch!
How dare you suggest such a thing!

I've been diligently researching the origins of the Barbarian cover instead....