Which sig looks best? (in Off-topic)

IndependenZ December 10 2009 11:04 AM EST

Hey everyone! I've made myself a forum signature for some other games, but I can't decide which one is best so I decided to ask around in forums. The difference between them is obviously still versus animated, and still text versus animated text. What do you prefer?

1. Still with 'animated' text:

2. Animated with animated text:

3. Still with still text:

4. Animated with still text:

QBRanger December 10 2009 11:05 AM EST


Demigod December 10 2009 11:07 AM EST

I'm getting nothing but the little red Xs for images that aren't available...

ResistanZ December 10 2009 11:08 AM EST

Either 2 or 4. Leaning towards 4 though. What programs do you use, by the way?

[P]Mitt December 10 2009 11:10 AM EST


Salketer [big bucks] December 10 2009 11:10 AM EST

4 is cool, but 3 is the least annoying :) Go with 4 on the games I don't play =P

IndependenZ December 10 2009 11:21 AM EST

I use the GIMP, that free open source Linux-thingy. Red x's mean your browser is doing something wrong, lol.

AdminShade December 10 2009 11:25 AM EST

I'd pick 4. and why?

Everything still looks dull
All moving looks too much
flaming text = blech

BluBBen December 10 2009 11:42 AM EST


AdminNightStrike December 10 2009 1:20 PM EST

From those choices, 4 is the least obtrusive. None advertise CB, though :(

kevlar December 10 2009 1:30 PM EST

I like 4.

Admiralkiller December 10 2009 2:06 PM EST

4 the flaming text is too much

Lord Bob December 10 2009 2:43 PM EST

Four looks the best, but in general I hate animated sigs on message boards. I'd reduce the size of three and use that, but keep four as is for other stuff.

AdminTitan December 10 2009 3:05 PM EST

4, except try making the text stick out a little more. Just without flames :).

IndependenZ December 10 2009 3:12 PM EST

Thanks guys, 4 it is. You know, it's really weird, when you've been working on an image for a few hours, you really lose track of what looks good and what doesn't :S Now I look at the flaming text and I think it's indeed just too much. Anyway, I can let the text of the fourth one stand out a bit more by slowly letting it grow in size. Might add that later on.

Oh, Nightstrike, just for you:

(Yes, it's old, I know)

AdminG Beee December 10 2009 3:35 PM EST


You play other games..!?
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