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I Dream In EGA

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Author: Mike Blackney

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  • Downloads: 2218
  • Requires Filter Forge 2.0
  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2010
  • Usage Rank: High
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Remember the glory days when alley cats fought and the Avatar was someone special rather than someone commonplace? Take a trip back to the days before mode 13h.A code snippet showing how to quantize images down to fewer colors (between one and sixteen). The default preset uses nearest-only color replacement, but you can also set a random chaos tolerance for weighting colors by how close they are.


Script, code, EGA, enhanced, graphics, adaptor, quantize, reduce, colour, color, CGA, Tandy.


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