Published: 22nd November, 2014
Last edited: 22nd November, 2014
Created: 20th November, 2014
In 1983, Atari released the Crystal Castles video game. You play Bentley Bear walking around castles and collecting gems. Trimetric instead of isometric. Interestingly enough, the initials of the highest scorer in the leaderboard is used to build the first castle.
This font version is created using the same thin plated tiles that the player traverses through the castles.
This was fun to do. I made the sample scroll down in like another 80s video game classic: Marble Madness. It was difficult fitting the whole thing within 48 grid squares, but totally possible. This was actually kept a little under at 46.This is a clone