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How many vexillogical rules are broken in AN's flag?

Postby Untecna » Fri Nov 13, 2020 8:43 am

You can read the title. Go ahead and do what it says.

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Postby Western Fardelshufflestein » Fri Nov 13, 2020 8:27 pm

1. Flag ripple.
2. The orangeish bird clashes a bit.
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Postby Tsaivao » Fri Nov 13, 2020 8:30 pm

Untecna wrote:You can read the title. Go ahead and do what it says.

I have nothing to state because no one is above me :(

It would probably help if you included what you define as the "vexillogical rules" since not everyone knows them, or even agrees what they are.

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Postby Empyrius » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:00 pm

I'll start this off by saying that's a really nice flag you have, rules be damned. However, since this thread is about said rules - the circular symbol does look a bit complex, especially with the jagged bits at the ends. I can't imagine those would be particularly simple to replicate or easy to make out from a distance. The red strip between the white lines on the arrow shape might also be a concern in that regard - personally I prefer it the way it is, but a single, solid white line would probably look clearer from far away.
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Postby Santa Selena » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:03 pm

Honestly, aside from it being maybe slightly too complex for a five year old to draw it (as practically stated in the rules), it's honestly fine!
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Postby Eurania » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:08 pm

Not much. The dark gray and black border do not contrast well with the dark blue though. The branch/wreath emblems are also a bit complex.
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Postby West Gog » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:08 pm

Wtf are the vexillogical rules
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Postby The United States of Ibica » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:10 pm

West Gog wrote:Wtf are the vexillogical rules
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All of them, other than it doesn't have text on it
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Postby SomethingIsWrongHere » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:11 pm

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West Gog wrote:Wtf are the vexillogical rules
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All of them, other than it doesn't have text on it

None, really. The symbol does push the limit, though.
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Postby Santa Selena » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:13 pm

Although it's only breaks one rule (too complex) I just wanna say, ITS TRASH
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Postby Kiu Ghesik » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:14 pm

Poor contrast on the shield is the only thing that really stands out to me.
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Postby Bretton Bad » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:15 pm

Orange and red are a bit too close in color.
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Postby SomethingIsWrongHere » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:17 pm

Kiu Ghesik wrote:Poor contrast on the shield is the only thing that really stands out to me.

Bit to complex, yet otherwise fine.
Also, my flag is not trash thank you very much. You should have seen my lst one. Now that was trash.
although i do plan on fixing up my flag a bit
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Postby Badjuristan » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:22 pm

SomethingIsWrongHere wrote:
Kiu Ghesik wrote:Poor contrast on the shield is the only thing that really stands out to me.

Bit to complex, yet otherwise fine.
Also, my flag is not trash thank you very much. You should have seen my lst one. Now that was trash.
although i do plan on fixing up my flag a bit

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Postby Disgraces » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:28 pm

The contrast is kinda weird that's all.

One [of the] rule[s] my flag breaks is that the symbolism is not very meaningful.
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Postby Nooooooooooooooo » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:32 pm

The complexity and the ripple

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Postby Nogodia » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:33 pm

Disgraces wrote:The contrast is kinda weird that's all.

One [of the] rule[s] my flag breaks is that the symbolism is not very meaningful.

Difficult for drawing from memory.

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Postby Eurania » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:35 pm

Nogodia wrote:
Disgraces wrote:The contrast is kinda weird that's all.

One [of the] rule[s] my flag breaks is that the symbolism is not very meaningful.

Difficult for drawing from memory.

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Breaks complexity and color contrast in a horrific manner.

That black circle doesn't contrast well with the blue, and the different blue hues are distracting.
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Postby Khoronzon » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:37 pm

It doesn't break any that I know of, not that I'm an expert on the matter. I guess the contrast, or relative lack thereof, between the grey circle and the light grey field could be an issue.

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Postby Kehrernesia » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:40 pm

Gradients are rarely, if ever, seen on national flags, and the symbol on the right would be a bit too complex for someone young to draw. Otherwise, it seems to be generally well-made.
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1.the crown is too complicated to draw
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Postby Zeritae » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:45 pm

The symbolism is too hard to draw. (and NOT "The houses arin the cot of ars are too mahrd to crraw."
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Postby A z a n i a » Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:48 pm

The symbol is perhaps a bit too complicated for a child to draw from memory.
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