Pixel Art Challenge: Fighting Character

This week's challenge was created by weekly challenge winner DoMINo.  Create a character for a fighting game with a standing animation.

Example 1 | Example 2

  • Only original characters.
  • Must be humanoid character. (doesn't matter if its a robot or a monster, but must be humanoid)
  • 32 colour maximum (counting transparency)
  • Transparent background
  • Minimum size: 60 x 120
  • Maximum size: 100 x 150
The challenge thread will have all the challenge updates. The thread is also a great place to post your WIPs.

Posted by sedgemonkey @ 5/21/2007 00:07  |    21


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jamon (Level 9 Federal Agent) @ 5/27/2007 14:40
no entry from me this time...  to many life problems during this week  =(

Stickman (Level 6 SWAT) @ 5/27/2007 06:18
Thanks Jal!!!

Stickman (Level 6 SWAT) @ 5/26/2007 04:48
Sorry I couldn't make a better description of my question. I don't quite get the "theme" bit though, but it doesn't matter anymore. Please ignore

Ensellitis (Level 11 Sensei) @ 5/25/2007 23:27
no, that doesnt make sense. for 1, we use themes here, people have different backgrounds, 2.  why not just make it trasnparent?

Stickman (Level 6 SWAT) @ 5/25/2007 00:18
Hello. Just wondering if anybody nknows the RGB values of the transparent background thse sprites will be displayed upon. (Hope that make sense...)

iLKke (Level 9 Executioner) @ 5/23/2007 09:44
Argh! I hope I'll find the time to enter this one. I have so much work to do this week...

Opacus (Level 7 Ichikyu) @ 5/23/2007 07:38

Cool challenge btw

Tanukid (Level 1 Jukyu) @ 5/23/2007 05:48
I might take a wack at this one. Some of the best pixel work comes from fighting games. XD

OMGFossil (Level 6 Yonkyu) @ 5/22/2007 23:37
attn this is the 666th news article sedge has posted

cure (Level 10 Capo) @ 5/21/2007 13:27
This should yield some nice entries.

Larwick (Level 8 Regional Boss) @ 5/21/2007 13:25
Simple blink = animated...
If you're really stuck.

silent sniper (Level 1 Depressed) @ 5/21/2007 12:28
animated?!? im screwed

jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 5/21/2007 11:45
The Serbians are going down this week biatches!

*must learn to sprite quickly

Larwick (Level 8 Regional Boss) @ 5/21/2007 09:53
Wait.. 60x120 MINIMUM!? That's a really tall sprite guys (for a minimum). The examples are massive but they arent that tall.. I guess i'll just add some flailing ribbons (c).

Larwick (Level 8 Regional Boss) @ 5/21/2007 09:50
I NEEEEEEEED to make a fighter sprite. My old one was so embarrassing i just need to. NEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEED. <3

kakikukeko (Level 5 Detective) @ 5/21/2007 03:11
perfect timing!! I just decided I should learn how to make an animated sprite ! thx!

drZool (Level 6 Serial Killer) @ 5/21/2007 02:36
Cool, this gives us the base for The Pixel Joint Fighter TM

raynoa (Level 5 Soldier) @ 5/21/2007 01:31
blankass3.gif - because this is "blanka" character, and he/she is sstanding =)

sedgemonkey (Level 11 Master Assassin) @ 5/21/2007 00:39
You would point that out.... sinner.

OMGFossil (Level 6 Yonkyu) @ 5/21/2007 00:18
also just pointing out that example 2 is called blankass3.gif hurr

OMGFossil (Level 6 Yonkyu) @ 5/21/2007 00:11
this should be pretty interesting

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