Questions tagged [non-photorealistic]

A name for graphic styles, like cartoons and drawings, that - as the name implies - are not realistic like a photograph.

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Why does today's "Metaverse" look equally or even worse than the 1990s 3D chat worlds? [closed]

In late 1990s and early 2000, I tried out "Active Worlds" and more. They let me register an account and then walk around in a vast 3D world and chat with people/avatars. It was surreal and ...
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Techniques to make 3D models to look like oil paintings

I intend to develop a fantasy 3D game focused on warships, with a look similar to oil paintings. The reasoning behind this decision is that the art style would allow for a sense of wonder and ...
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Life is Strange art style [closed]

So, I've been obsessing over the video game Life Is Strange for the past few weeks (rightfully so, its a wonderful game) and I've been putting together a list of what makes it compelling to play. I ...
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How can I generate a simple river surface seen from above, in a browser game?

I'm developing my first browser-based game, a very simple signup gamification where users become captains of boats, and their referred friends join the boats. The boats race to a finish line. There ...
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Why do people like `realistic' physics and graphics in games? [closed]

If games are all about fun, then why do people tend to like realistic physics and graphics are good for games? Can you cite your source?
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Aquaria-like graphics look in 3DS Max?

I'm making a 2D game and I'm starting to think about graphics. I'm pretty good at 3D modelling, but I'm not very good at drawing or painting. I was wondering if there were settings, or even a renderer ...
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