8 Bit Gems #35: Why Marty's shirt is black Home › Forums › Clan of the Gray Wolf Shows › 16-Bit Gems › 8 Bit Gems #35: Why Marty's shirt is black This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Xander the Gamer 2 years, 11 months ago. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts December 16, 2014 at 7:47 PM #13739 Xander the GamerParticipant Because of NES limitations. There can be only 3 colors per sprite on the NES. The skin and jeans take up two colors, and Marty’s hair is black, so his tank must be black. Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.