Stray Pixels 6-2-15


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The latest collection of PJer finds, creations and other stuff.

GAMES
• Mughead Studios' new game Onepath-The Puzzle World features pixels from PJer Pixelart_kid and look like fun. Play HERE. Found by jalonso

DYA Games (albertov) has a new game Super Star Path with some awesome pixelart many are already familiar with.
The game needs your help and support on Steam Greenlight. Found by jalonso

• The Owlboy saga continues and the latest news can be found on a feature Destructoid recently had with creator Simon Anderson (Snake). Found by 8 Bit Dreams

• Chiprush. Another game from Jupitron is HERE. Found by jalonso

ubik creator PROZI (which many liked) has just realeased a new browser pixelart game, CHI LAND available on his site HERE. 2 servers, 1 for EU and 1 for US. Post a comment. Like it on facebook. Rate it at slidedb or gamejolt. Found by jalonso

Arrows Medley is a game in pixel art for iOS platform, art by Yeltsin (Gustavo Jacome). Check it out! Found by jalonso

WARES
• Crocotile 3D is a new tool that acts like a 2d map editor but with an extra dimension. Create 3d scenes and models using tiles from tilesets. Video and download link can be found at www.Crocotile3D.com Found by AlexHW

• The best handheld gaming system may be in our future and you will want to make a game for it
Arduboy - Credit Card sized gaming Kickstarter HERE and forum thread HERE. Found by UncleSporky

Pixaki is a nice pixel app for the iPad created by PJer rizer. Found by Damian

TUTORIALS
Mandrill has made a tutorial that covers his take on a small piece of pixel art (64x45) from concept, over creating a palette, to pixelling. Found by jalonso
This tutorial is added to the LINKS section too along with some new tutorials from rhlstudios.

VIDEOS
• Two Fun videos Wi-Fi Hero & ドット絵ミクで Pixel Miku. Found by king_bobston

MISC
• A somewhat forgotten game company Game Freak, Jerry Boy/Smart Ball is HERE. Found by Pixelart_kid

• Now on sale is the book of art work from Ken Sugimori, including sketch, Manga and pixel art and work for Quinty game (A collector's must have) can be found HERE. Found by Pixelart_kid

• The Finder icon and the influence of fine art on the Mac. Article is HERE. Found by 8 Bit Dreams

The Bitmap Brothers: Universe. A beatiful book on the history of the visionary British software house. Found by Pixelart_kid

• Commodore Amiga Art Book from Bitmap Books HERE. Found by Pixelart_kid

philippejugnet opened a Facebook group for PJers HERE. Found on the CB

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Fix Blurred Pixels and More!
PJs Expansion Pack mostly created by skeddles and Yanrishatum but also includes other addons found by PJers.
Addons for Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera and Canary.
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The latest ISO collab will be up within a week.
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OPP is back and better than ever. The latest focus is on animations. Join the fun!
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As always, if you find interesting pixel related things to post in the next StrayPixels send in as news or PM jalonso with details.
We edit and fix all typos so don't be shy.
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Posted by jalonso @ 5/4/2015 06:12  |    12

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AlexHW (Level 5 Detective) @ 6/6/2015 10:26

Thanks! I uploaded a new version that introduces the ability to split tiles.


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Bitslap (Level 6 Manager) @ 6/4/2015 09:41

Wow, dat 3d modeling tool. Really cool!


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ParkerBabyDiaperCompany (Level 4 Team Leader) @ 6/4/2015 09:25

AlexHW didn't only find it; he created it.


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Bitslap (Level 6 Manager) @ 6/3/2015 06:28

I'd like this Elend :D


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elend (Level 3 Private Eye) @ 6/3/2015 01:13

Btw, is there a list on Pixeljoint somewhere, listing all the games PJers worked on? I'd be interested in such a thing.


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clefairykid (Level 9 Federal Agent) @ 6/2/2015 17:41

ohh I could really do with the big random button and the zooming with crisp pixels extensions, any chance of doing them for Chrome? 


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jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 6/2/2015 13:50

yes, of course.
Its coming very, very soon.
 


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Finlal (Level 11 Special Agent) @ 6/2/2015 13:40

Silly question just to be sure - will there be a news article about starting ISO collab?


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Mandrill (Level 8 Partner) @ 6/2/2015 10:19

- done

Totally failed to do it right the first time. Cheers for the heads-up! :)

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Really nice finds this week!


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Mega_19 (Level 6 Manager) @ 6/2/2015 08:14

im totaly going to buy an arduboy.

that facebook page tho.


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jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 6/2/2015 07:02

oops! he has yet to send in as a link.
Here's the forum post on it HERE


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Bitslap (Level 6 Manager) @ 6/2/2015 06:49

I cannot find Mandrills tutorial!


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