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Chrysalis Steam Skin by Falxor Chrysalis Steam Skin by Falxor
Queen Chrysalis Steam Skin

This one turned out rather well, in my opinion. Despite the stare seeming creepy in the background of the chat, it actually is pretty fun. The dark colors make this skin somewhat friendly with use at night, as it should be soft on your eyes in low-light situations.

Background image credit to :icontollaner:
Filly image credit to :iconpurplefairy456:
The stare is credit to :iconderpington1337:
Friend list background credit to :iconmuffinsforever:
Chrysalis Vector (upper-right) credit to :iconphantombadger:
Steam Skin Style done similar to :iconcynicaltechlord:
Font Style (Rostock Kaligraph) credit to Peter Wiegel on

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic and Queen Chrysalis © Hasbro, all rights reserved.
All images are © their respective owners.
All images were used with permission of their respective owners.
Steam © Valve Software

I do not own rights to any images or characters depicted.

V2: Added handling for the "Friends" Navigator Link at the top of the UI.

V3: Added handling for "Big Picture" link; Tweaked position of the Community sub-links.

V4: Added an additional color (10 total), decreased opacity of friends list background and chat background (to ~60%), added handling for the new UI header links and drop-down menus, Rostock Kaligraph is now used for headers and decorations, base font is now Comic Sans MS (web-safe font that comes with Windows, generally, and is not included: If you do not have it, it will default to Arial instead).
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Rhakark Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2014
The recent steam update seems to have partially broken this skin (the chat boxes no longer have the proper background.)  Unknown if this effects the other skins you did too.  Are there any plans for updating and correcting the issue?
8bitsofmagic Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2014
the skin is really good, the only thing that bugs me about it is some of the text is hard to read on the color. grey on teal is hard to see. other than that i love this skin
VespiDragon8 Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2014  Student General Artist
It's my most favorite of all. & of course, a very excellent work.
pczelda Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2014   Digital Artist
Do you have a Steam skin for, or know of a skin/a way I could improve the size of the game icons in the Detail View? Preferably, to the medium size you can see when viewing the game list in List View, just replacing the wordy game list in Detail as well.
2007excalibur2007 Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2013
I can't believe you used Comic Sans on this. You had one job... ONE JOB!
Falxor Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2013  Hobbyist Interface Designer
What's wrong with Comic Sans? It was a decent web-safe font that fit with the idea of Chrysalis.
2007excalibur2007 Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2013
This video should explain fairly well:…

It defends the font, yes,  but it also explains the reason behind me and most everyone's hate for the font. :P
Falxor Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2013  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Like I said, I used it because I felt the overall appearance actually fits Chrysalis. Won't say people don't like it.

I won't object if you find a good web-safe font to use instead, though.
Miko11 Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2014
Well first who cares if its Comic Sans, and secondly yes they had one make something they themselves liked, personally it fits wonderfully and I wont download a version with a different font please keep it D:
Miko11 Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2014
Though I do understand why people dislike it, and I'd still download the skin again ...just cause chryssi and that it looks wonderful.
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