Originally Posted by dfkt
Having transparency over album art works (it needs the correct %VB and non-%VB viewports) - but one step further, having text over it as well, would need three layers, unfortunately. I managed basically the opposite of what I want - transparent shading over album art, but the text viewport cuts right through it (what I want is shading under the text, the rest fully visible):
How was this shading created? I can alternate black and blue/green pixels. However it's not dark enough white AA.