Global Cooldown Cursor Mockup - ESOUI
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
04/12/19, 07:41 PM   #1
Sunspot's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2019
Posts: 2
Global Cooldown Cursor Mockup

Hello Everyone!

I don't know if this is the right place for what I'm posting, but I figure, it does say "UI" and design discussions, so I figured I'd post this here.

So, I recently reached out to Wheels who made the awesome GCD BAR addon.

I talked to them a bit and they were able to make it so that it was not a countdown timer, but a count-up timer to when the next skill could be used.

As I was using it, though, I couldn't find a great place to put it that would let me use it without my directly staring at it. So, I thought to myself "what's the best way I could make this work?"

I said to myself "if I have it change color when it's ready, then even if it's just in the corner of my eye, I'll see it and know I'm good to go.

So I decided to go one step further and make a mockup of a cursor addon that would be a color-changing count-up timer for the GCD. Segments would fill in as the cooldown progressed, and then it would change colors when it was "full."

I mocked up the below. Let me know what you think!
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	not-full.png
Views:	499
Size:	381.1 KB
ID:	1097  Click image for larger version

Name:	full.png
Views:	480
Size:	381.2 KB
ID:	1098  Click image for larger version

Name:	empty1.png
Views:	534
Size:	4.6 KB
ID:	1099  Click image for larger version

Name:	empty2.png
Views:	475
Size:	4.6 KB
ID:	1100  

Click image for larger version

Name:	empty3.png
Views:	457
Size:	4.6 KB
ID:	1101  Click image for larger version

Name:	empty4.png
Views:	475
Size:	4.6 KB
ID:	1102  Click image for larger version

Name:	empty5.png
Views:	459
Size:	4.6 KB
ID:	1103  Click image for larger version

Name:	fullcircle.png
Views:	454
Size:	4.5 KB
ID:	1104  

  Reply With Quote

ESOUI » AddOns » UI Screenshots, Feedback and Design Discussion » Global Cooldown Cursor Mockup

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off