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Old 05-23-2010, 10:50 PM   #1
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Default [HD] tag for High Resolution Skins

Just recently, there have been some slight changes to the the way the skins section is organised. The [HD] tag in front of skins in the resources section (example) means that the texture is in 512x512 resolution (as opposed to the standard 256x256).

Keep in mind that including a 256x256 version of the texture is still mandatory for approval, just now it's easier to tell the high-res/cinematic skins from the standard ones.
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Old 05-25-2010, 07:14 AM   #2
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512? maybe I'm just to used to new stuff but it seems to me that 1024 would be more HD
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For WC3 512 is HD enough.
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For WC3 512 is HD enough.

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Quite cool, but of what use is it? Most people will only care about the resolution of the skin if they need a low-res texture because their map is reaching big filesizes. And since a 256 version is mandatory for approval anyways, the user can simply download the 256x256 version instead.
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There are some people that won´t care about filesize and might prefer the hd version of the skin, such cinematics or single player maps. This is just a simple way to point out those skins that have the hd included.
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Ah, I see. Alright then, makes sense.
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