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Blob shadows

Software concept

The most basic shadow projection invented that exists as a simple, indistinguishable dark blob below whatever it belongs to. Including other static shadow sprites, especially if everyone shares the same looking shadow.

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games
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platforms

The first video game about Blob shadows was released on April 20, 2006.

Capcom has published all these games

This is especially common in top-down and side-view games where more detailed shadows are only a "waste" of resources because you're (almost) always in view of whatever is casting that shadow.