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Poll 21: Do you use a skin?

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What skin do you play osu! with?

The default skin, as-is
The default skin, with a few minor tweaks
A skin downloaded from the website or updater
A heavily customized, combined, or original skin
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Default skin with follow points from ShigeHDHR and transparent slider end
Custom skins make my PC lag,that's why I use the default skin.
Costum, it can be made for more "Minimalist"


_DUSK_ wrote:

The default skin hurts my eyes when playing Taiko ;_;
Currently using a combination of Harmony and WilchQ's skin
Custom Transparent skin user here :)

Anyway, my only issue with a skin is its hitsound and transparency for smooth play. Like, I get comfortable hitting those circles with a nc hitsound and get comfortable reading the map with transoarent sliders. Somethin like those.
I use skins that don't take to much focus like Luminous (v2) (link, IT doesn't have any numbers in the circles and that does have pro's and con's. The pro's is as i said before it doesn't take much focus and that when ever you get a miss, 50, 100 or a 300 it isn't distracting and in your face but the con's are that I really like jump maps but sometimes I become confused with the order of the circles. If i would change the default skin I would make the colors less vivid and the miss's, 50's, 100's and 300's less distracting.
imo rrtyui's skin is the best
no i don't use a skin
R E V O L T h

Syden wrote:

I find the updater's skins to be garbage (no offence), but i feel that way about any over decorated skin.
dude, you are [b]SO FREAKING TRUE[b]
I really think those skins are impossible to read.

Nice to see someone with the same opinions as me
I use one a friend made for me using a bunch of other skins.
i play with two custom skins: one reddish-pink, and the other one is a kind of blue you'd see in a rafis skin. this is primarily to affect how i play, since red scientifically enhances focus and aggression, while blue suggests a more passive and calm sensation. the skins themselves are not by any means perfect, especially the standard mode, but it is fixable.

i'm also too lazy to add taiko to my red skin.
I'll play with anything so long as the cursor looks good and there's no sliderend circle lol.
Yugen 4 life
The original skin is simply too bright to use competitively, it is very distracting but also skin downloading can be made easier. there should be a section on the top ribbon specifically for skins

Nathanael wrote:

I use the default skin with some minor tweaks to remove the elements which causes lags and distracting at gameplay.
Me too, and the reason for keeping default skin is to prevent dependence on custom skin.
I use DDM's skin, its really good though.
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