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Change Squid Appearance (was: New Squid Look)

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    Sounds cool, but what new look do you have in mind? This is kind of useless for the devs otherwise...

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    Nox cgt commented
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    I think the Squid's general appearance could remain the same, but the eyes could be moved to opposite sides of each other, and their bodies/heads could also have fins. The fins could also flap back and forth while the Squid moves.

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    This...might not be the best choice for a change.  I don't care much for the mob, but it would have a bigger effect on the game than some would realize.  I honestly think the squid looks fine, not because it doesn't look too much like a real-life squid, but because it is Minecraft's squid.  Like the horse's original model, a lot of people might hate to see this mob's old look go away.

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    Inkninja56 commented
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    Might I add that with the new model, it would have its 2 tentacles along with its other 8 arms. This could go well with the fish mobs, as they would try to eat the fish, kinda like how Guardians hunt squid around the ocean monument. 

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    Keep the old squids

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    Nick B commented
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    I made a model for a squid once, I couldn't get it to work, but here's a picture of the squid if you want another idea of what it could look like. I doubt they will actually change the squid model, but you can still use optifine to change it, or whenever (I hope) they add the ability to edit entity models in the java edition.

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    Skitch Robert commented
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    I would love to see the default squid updated. All the other animals in the game look like they are what they're supposed to be (if simplified) but looking at the squid I'm afraid that I wonder if the person who designed it had ever actually seen a squid, and it just feels inconsistent. I think the big things I would want changed are the number/types of limbs; the forward facing eyes; and the weird maw it has.

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    Orithyus commented
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    Look at the squids. Stare into their eyes.

    Beautiful. Timeless.