Stray Pixels 4-28-2016


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

FEEDBACK
PJer Yanrishatum continues to expand the PJ Image Specs and the latest is better than ever. A forum thread is now open and your feedback is needed with this latest update.
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Requested by Finlal in the Chatterbox. Yanrishatum has created a new Script that checks preview icon size and says when it's too big (10kb+) and not going to show in the gallery front page.

http://yanrishatum.ru/pj/scripts/PJPreviewChecker.js

Tampermonkey/Greasemonkey (or what it named for FF) userscript.

http://wb.yanrishatum.ru/dump/s160410103753.png - Example.

http://wb.yanrishatum.ru/dump/s160410103814.png - Example 2 (size: ok).

VIDEOS
• CGA Graphics not as bad as you thought HERE. Found by Jinn

• A video list of the Top10 'pixelart' (all are hybrids and one is oekaki) indie games coming in 2016 HERE. Found by jalonso

• Metal's electronic darling Perturbator, or in his human form James Kent, will be releasing his new album The Uncanny Valley on May 6 via Blood Music. The latest video features pixelart (hybrid) for the whole thing and its quite nice. See it HERE. Found by 8 Bit Dreams

TUTS
• GrafX2 video tut by PJer Psiweapon is HERE and is also added to the links section. Found by jalonso

skeddles has added his 7th tutorial to his blog. This latest is on lines and lineart, read it HERE. Found by jalonso

GAMES
• Thimbleweed Park - Coming in 2016, and it's amazing! For the Maniac Mansion and pixel art afficionados. Worth seeing, and maybe playing. See the Vimeo video HERE. Found by dyluck

• Ultimo Soccer UDC by UltimoGames has some really cute pixels and fun gameplay. HTML HERE and Android HERE. Found by jalonso

• Super Jelly Blaster created by Adcrusher for Ludlum Dare 35 was recently featured on the front page at Newgrounds. Not only is it fun is has some top notch pixels, play HERE. Found by jalonso

1993 Space Machine on Steam is great looking SHMUP featuring some great art and FX. Found by skamocore

MISC
• Shadowbox art from your pixelart HERE. Found by Hapiel

NOTICE
PJv3 is up and running but bugs and glitches abound. Please pm a Mod or post your find in the forum thread PJv3 Bugs and Glitches

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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.

• 'Fixeljoint' Firefox extension for Chrome and Firefox!. Any question PM EdJr. Created by EdJr

• A blurry pixel for Chrome HERE. This is entirely untested by us and the fixes below have proven successful so its just here as an extra. Found and sent in by a non-PJer.
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The next ISOcollab will begin soon!
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OPP is back and better than ever. 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.



Posted by jalonso @ 4/8/2016 05:32  |    1

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Eggy (Level 4 Deputy) @ 4/28/2016 09:30

Sweet stuff! :)

Also, I can't wait for the next ISO collab. Or the winners, for that matter. I'd really like to see what will be the palette and the collab theme when they're revealed! 


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