Thread: 16 bit to 8 bit
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Old 09-06-2004, 05:07 PM   #12
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NES graphics are not 8-bit. 8-bit graphics imply a depth of 256 colors. The NES only has 64 available colors (many of which are repeats), and each 8x8 tile can only use 4 colors... so NES graphics are closer to 2-bit than 8-bit [img]/wwwthreads/images/icons/tongue.gif[/img]

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