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Octavia Steam Skin by Falxor Octavia Steam Skin by Falxor
Octavia Steam Skin

This skin was done as a request by one of my friends after he saw my Princess Luna steam skin. This is the second I've done, and I found this one the most difficult to start - coordinating all the colors was fun. Anyway, as I'm still new to Steam Skins, I'd appreciate any constructive criticisms people may have.

V2: Changed the color of the account name in the upper-right corner to increase readability; Added handling for the new "Friends" Navigator Link at the top of the UI.

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

Background image credit to :iconalexstrazse:
Filly image credit to :iconatomicgreymon:
Cutie Mark image credit to :iconthe-smiling-pony:
Octavia Vector (upper-right) credit to :icongrendo11:
Music Background obtained from here: [link]
Steam Skin Style done similar to :iconcynicaltechlord:
Font Style (Amperzand) credit to AJ Paglia on

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic and Octavia 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.
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SavasTheLost Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2014
Where do you get the skin?
ViolaSerenade Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2014
How did you get the steam friendslist bg and the Octavia filly face in the corner? I see the .tga files in the graphics folder but I'm wondering where else you had to edit to make them show up there?? I'm new to steam skins and attempting to make my own rn so I was just curious...
XxZomBloxxorxX Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2014
First theme I've scene that doesn't use a chibi for that little add a game area. I like it! x3 Keep on keeping on, Falxor. ^^
Rozalawl Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
How do you install the font?
TastlessAvocado Featured By Owner Nov 2, 2013
Is this updated to the new steam yet?

Debonis-Fox Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2013
I've gotten most of your skins,but I've noticed 1 problems with them. the User tab with your user/screen name on it isn't beside Community anymore, it's overlapping with the left and right arrows that are in the top left corner of the Steam UI. Is there any sort of fix for this? I tried updating Steam,but I've got the newest version.

I've also tried removing the skin and reapplying it, and I've tried other skins, but they all have the same issue. I was wondering if this was a common issue? If so, is there a way to fix it?
Falxor Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2013  Hobbyist Interface Designer
It's a problem with the skin and Steam, really. Steam was updated and that UI link was added. However, skins made before that update have no support or handling for it, so it just sits there, overlapping like you said. A few of my skins should work effectively, though, as I've updated them to work with the latest Steam updates (well, mostly, at least).

In any case, I'm doing what I can. I do have a job now, though, so my updates will be a bit slower. I have not forgotten these, though.
Debonis-Fox Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2013
ah ok, thanks. :3 I look forward to seeing updates
Falxor Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2013  Hobbyist Interface Designer
I look forward to being able to make them. xP
Br-Drony Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2013
I tried many times to install it. I'm dumb _

I want the best pony as skin help me _
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