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I submitted the badges that got positive responses, but didn't get much to go on from:

Philosoraptor needs to be sharpened and possibly lightened.
 
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I need a badge with a mouseover that says either:

"I only own FREE microbadges"
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"Free Microbadge Collector"

My first proposal for the badge would be this:


Any feedback? Any better ideas for what this badge should look like?

(Oh..and don't worry, I still have 2 of my microbadge codes from the holidays so I can "buy" it once it is approved.)


I like the idea for the badge, but this doesn't say free to me, it just says "anti-geekgold". I would work with the inward arrows or the 16 that we usually use to depict microbadges, and try to convey free. Maybe this image in the center of the arrows? Something like that.


I think it should look something like this, but prettier.


And definitely needs transparency.
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wizcreations wrote:

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Any other comments here before I make these submissions?
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wizcreations wrote:
namnad510 wrote:
"I only own FREE microbadges"
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"Free Microbadge Collector"
I think it should look something like this, but prettier.


And definitely needs transparency.
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wizcreations wrote:


Any other comments here before I make these submissions?
You're just going to submit the new badges, right? The ones that already exist will just be tweaks to the existing badges?
 
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drewdane wrote:
wizcreations wrote:


Any other comments here before I make these submissions?
You're just going to submit the new badges, right? The ones that already exist will just be tweaks to the existing badges?

Correct. I'm going to submit a request that the existing badges be modified to match.
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drewdane wrote:

Shadow doesn't look right. Not symmetrical, I think. Perhaps it's the shape of the white at the bottom that's trhowing it off.
 
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Jamesbv7 wrote:
so this is a microbadge for the show Avatar: the last airbender. its the symbol of the earth kingdom and earth bending.



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I'm not saying there can't be both, I'm just pointing out the similar existing image.
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A fellow gamer asked if I could design some microbadges for White Star Rising: Operation Cobra since none exist...

Link their request...http://www.boardgamegeek.com/article/8402642#8402642

Anyway, White Star Rising: Operation Cobra is an expansion for the game White Star Rising in the Nations at War series. This expansion focuses on the events surrounding the Allied breakout from the Normandy beachhead over the course of a month in July-August 1944. White Star Rising: Operation Cobra adds the Canadians, the Free French, and the Free Polish to the Nations at War series in addition to new units for the Americans, British, and the Germans.

As always, feedback is most welcomed...

Cheers,
Andy

Poll: White Star Rising: Operation Cobra Microbadges
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Name: Nations at War: White Star Rising: Operation Cobra - American AFV, or British AFV, or Canadian AFV, or French AFV, Russian AFV, or German AFV
Mouseover: White Star Rising: Operation Cobra fan
Which one or ones?
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I would like to submit a microbadge for the category: Board Game Related > Regional Regular Meetups. The hovertext would be: Roll The Dice member. This is a meetup every month in Veldhoven, The Netherlands. We are a club of almost 100 members and it would be nice to use this microbadge to recognize each other here on bgg.

This is the microbadge design:


The design comes from the first die of our logo, see: http://www.rollthedice.nl

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AnnuverScotinExile wrote:
cscottk wrote:
Well, we already have religious microbadges (a lot of them), so, in my view, this is no different than others. As I said before, we need to express them in a "positive" light as opposed to an "I hate" or an "evil" point of view.
I hear you. And I know that "well you let HIM do it" is not exactly a good argument. But, for example, the first id badge text: "Intelligent Design - Time and Chance are not enough" is a deliberate misrepresentation of the science of biology. It is already a very deliberate negative anti science statement.

Point taken. I would support having the mouseover on this one changed. Perhaps something akin to, "Intelligent Design - Complexity requiries a Designer," or one of a myriad of other options. Hopefully the way I wrote it can be seen as a statement of belief (without adding the cumbersome, "I believe...) and not a validation. If not, back to the drawing board. Either way, it is a more positive (hence more benign) statement. Other options are welcome.
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I submit this for approval. There is no Parrot category, others can add Gray, Macaw, etc. Mine is for the Caique which I own and will be buying the MB. Thanks.



http://www.boardgamegeek.com/microbadge/23793
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indigopotter wrote:
Jamesbv7 wrote:
so this is a microbadge for the show Avatar: the last airbender. its the symbol of the earth kingdom and earth bending.



mb

I'm not saying there can't be both, I'm just pointing out the similar existing image.


ya they are pretty close but for avatar lovers i think this one would be good. i also have a fire nation one im almost done with
 
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is there a microbadge for "hurry up" or "take your turn" or something like that? Because I was thinking about making one.

would be people be interested in that?
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wildthayne wrote:
AnnuverScotinExile wrote:
cscottk wrote:
Well, we already have religious microbadges (a lot of them), so, in my view, this is no different than others. As I said before, we need to express them in a "positive" light as opposed to an "I hate" or an "evil" point of view.
I hear you. And I know that "well you let HIM do it" is not exactly a good argument. But, for example, the first id badge text: "Intelligent Design - Time and Chance are not enough" is a deliberate misrepresentation of the science of biology. It is already a very deliberate negative anti science statement.

Point taken. I would support having the mouseover on this one changed. Perhaps something akin to, "Intelligent Design - Complexity requiries a Designer," or one of a myriad of other options. Hopefully the way I wrote it can be seen as a statement of belief (without adding the cumbersome, "I believe...) and not a validation. If not, back to the drawing board. Either way, it is a more positive (hence more benign) statement. Other options are welcome.
Thanks for that.

Well, FWIW, I think that as written it is a clear statement of the political side of ID - a quite deliberate strawman misrepresentation of biology. I suspect that most people who say they support ID, really mean that they support the idea of the good old fashioned Paley view that biological complexity is a proof that God did it. I would hope that they do not support (though, unfortunately some obviously do) the wider, malevolent side of ID - getting rid of the separation of church and state, getting their particular brand of religion taught to children by pretending it is science, changing science to no longer just focus on naturalism but to include the supernatural, etc.

Because of those associations, I will always find the term 'Intelligent design' offensive, in a way that Paleyism obviously is not. Whilst I do not, therefore, like the label (or the badge) to include the words 'Intelligent Design', your suggestion of "Intelligent Design - Complexity requiries a Designer," is far, far better than what we have now, since it is at least some sort of assertion of what the movement is supposed to be about, rather than a deliberate misrepresentation of science. If the ID badge had that text instead of what it has now, I would not feel the need to refute it on another badge.

Besides which, I pretty much agree with the statement - I just understand that the 'designer' is variation, selection and time, and that a God is not required in order for it to happen.
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pronoblem wrote:
I submit this for approval. There is no Parrot category, others can add Gray, Macaw, etc. Mine is for the Caique which I own and will be buying the MB. Thanks.



http://www.boardgamegeek.com/microbadge/23793

kinda needs some sharpening.. its kinda blury... and smoothing out on the edges where it meets transparacy...
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pronoblem wrote:
I submit this for approval. There is no Parrot category, others can add Gray, Macaw, etc. Mine is for the Caique which I own and will be buying the MB. Thanks.



http://www.boardgamegeek.com/microbadge/23793

It is very pixelated.
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anomander64 wrote:
pronoblem wrote:
I submit this for approval. There is no Parrot category, others can add Gray, Macaw, etc. Mine is for the Caique which I own and will be buying the MB. Thanks.



http://www.boardgamegeek.com/microbadge/23793

It is very pixelated.

Agreed. Those edges could use some softness
 
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wizcreations wrote:
anomander64 wrote:
pronoblem wrote:
I submit this for approval. There is no Parrot category, others can add Gray, Macaw, etc. Mine is for the Caique which I own and will be buying the MB. Thanks.



http://www.boardgamegeek.com/microbadge/23793

It is very pixelated.

Agreed. Those edges could use some softness

I just realized you said you already submit this. I would recommend cancelling your request until you've had the chance to accept some advice/critique from the community. The admin needs to see general approval in the thread before your badge will be approved.
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Jamesbv7 wrote:
is there a microbadge for "hurry up" or "take your turn" or something like that? Because I was thinking about making one.

would be people be interested in that?

I have looked through most of the existing microbadges and I do not recall seeing one that fits this description. I'd be interested in a badge like this. Could go along with mb.

"Dude, your moves take forever!"
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so this is the fire nation badge I've been working on for Avatar the last airbender.

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drewdane wrote:
wizcreations wrote:
namnad510 wrote:
"I only own FREE microbadges"
or
"Free Microbadge Collector"
I think it should look something like this, but prettier.


And definitely needs transparency.
Winnah!


I like wizcreations design for Free Microbadge Collector/Hoarder.

I still want one that conveys that I refuse to pay for them.
How about this one:

Mouseover: I've never paid for a microbadge.

Edit: And I'd make it transparent before submitting whistle
 
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namnad510 wrote:
I like wizcreations design for Free Microbadge Collector/Hoarder.

I still want one that conveys that I refuse to pay for them.
How about this one:

Mouseover: I've never paid for a microbadge.


I think something like this is acceptable. Just be careful not to make it too similar to mb. Could the red X look clearer?
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Jamesbv7 wrote:
is there a microbadge for "hurry up" or "take your turn" or something like that? Because I was thinking about making one.

would be people be interested in that?
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