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On my time, I decided to hone my flash designing skills and work on something.
I'm a game show junkie. :) One of my favorite shows is the ever-immortal Wheel of Fortune. On a whim, I decided to make the wheel in flash, and see how well I could replicate it. And I'm pretty impressed in the end, to be honest. :)

Unfortunately I don't know a thing about actionscript, and I was going to have it so that you could spin the wheel by rotating it. But I can't do that, I haven't a clue how. :(

So instead, I made it spin by myself. I hope it's enjoyable. :aww:
OH, and be sure to put it on loop.
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:icontekken90fan:
Tekken90Fan Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2014
Look at this studio!, Filled with fabulous prizes, Just waiting to be won on WHEEEL OF FORTUNE!
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BlueMario1016 Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2013  Student General Artist
One of my favorite game shows growing up. They are still making episodes to this very day.
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leothetiger Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
My absolute favorite show on the planet!
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LaNinyaMisteria Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Never gets old! :heart:
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SailorMoondeviant27 Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2011
I love this show.
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PickledGarlicBulb Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2010  Student General Artist
BIG MONEY! BIG MONEY!
xD That show's a classic.
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The-12th-Doctor86 Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2007  Student Artist
I remember how the wheel would spin on it's own.
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:iconsmashwhammy:
SmashWhammy Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2007
Can you make this type of wheel with values for round two and above?
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A-l-e-x-99 Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2007
You know, for what it's worth, prior to Sony buying out the Merv Griffin game shows in 1995, the Wheel actually did spin itself in the opening and closing of the show. :)

Anyway... Come on! Big money! Big money!!! (hits Bankrupt) (SFX: Bankrupt slide whistle) DAMN IT!!! :explosion:
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leothetiger Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Hello from another huge Wheel fan. My guess is that the producers felt it was no longer necessary to show automation's capabilities, so the Wheel doesn't spin all by itself during opening and closing.

At one point when it did in 1989, once they forgot to stop it from spinning, so it was causing a distraction while Pat was trying to interview a contestant. Finally he shouted, "STOP SPINNING THE CAR!", and they made it stop as the audience was laughing.
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The-12th-Doctor86 Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2007  Student Artist
I remember that. Damn sony and their non auto spining wheel. I kinda thought that was cool, when I was little.
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DJgames Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2007  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Great Job.
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germanname Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
I love that show! I've been watching it since I was two! The wheel you made is very nice, but, and I don't mean to criticize, why is a Bankrupt covering the blue $700 wedge? It looks strange, but that's why I like it. Overall, good job!
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SmashWhammy Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2007
After round one, there are two Bankrupt spaces
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germanname Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2007  Hobbyist General Artist
Yeah, but (I'm trying not to nag you) as a huge WOF obsess, that second Bankrupt does cover the blue $700 space in round two. It covers the orange $300 near where the $2500 space is. Hey, it's still a great pic!
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toastypk Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2007
Hmm, I believe I modelled off of a picture I found of the wheel online. I forget where it is now, but that's how I got my placements. Eh, there's been like a bazillion variations on the wheel, must've picked something old. Oh well, glad you like. :)
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JohnJBemis Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2009
What if I was on Wheel of Fortune, made it on to the Bonus Round, looked at the category, "People that annoy you", guessed some letters, U R, G, and P, said "Naggers", got the puzzle right, and won a vacation to Nome, Alaska?
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aquakirbyyoshi Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2005
I used to watch that show. o.0 Pretty cool. xD
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Pimmy Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2005
Woa! lookat it go! XD great job!
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milesyoshidino34 Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2005  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I remember this show...great job with the wheel; it looks exactly like I remembered it to be!
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goldwater Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2005
Well, you replicated pretty well...

now I'm bankrupt.
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:iconduckboy:
Duckboy Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2005
woo! That's awesome!
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