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Pixeljoint has a new comp open to all PJers with an interest in opening a store for your game-art pixels. Sprites, assets, tiles, fonts, GUI, BGs, music, FX, etc.
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Posted by jalonso @ 1/29/2016 07:46  |    4
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Create an image that appears overexposed.

Canvas Size - Max 200 x 200
Colours - Max 10. Must include pure white (#FFFFFF).
Transparency - No.
Animation - No.



The challenge thread will have all the challenge updates. The thread is also a great place to post your WIPs.
Posted by skamocore @ 2/1/2016   |    6
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The Little Red Riding Hood pixel art challenge is complete and we have three new champions. This week's challenge awards go to the following pieces:



Thanks so much to all who took the time to vote and participate in the challenge! Check out the Little Red Riding Hood forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore @ 2/1/2016   |    0
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The latest collection of PJer finds, creations and other stuff.

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Posted by jalonso @ 1/15/2016 09:36  |    7
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Shadows of Adam is a new age retro RPG designed for the modern gamer. It features beautiful pixel art from PJ veterans Cyangmou and -DE- under the art direction of Doppleganger

 

 

You can check out the project and play a free 2 hour demo from the link below!

 

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/949430021/shadows-of-adam/description

Posted by Doppleganger @ 1/28/2016 11:44  |    0
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The following pixel artists produced Pixel Joint's top rated pixel art for December 2015. Many thanks go out to this month's top pixel artists and all the members who took time to rate.

 

#1 Pixel ArtUnder the ground by atpalicis
#2 Pixel ArtThumbnails! by ADrawingMan
#3 Pixel ArtRainy Jungle by Stava
#4 Pixel ArtWalk Softly by Weston
#5 Pixel ArtTree in Snow by Joecreates
#6 Pixel ArtTime to Die by Man_With_Gun
#7 Pixel ArtRigel - Beta Orionis by Mandrill
#8 Pixel ArtSecret Santa 2015 by Wolfenoctis
#9 Pixel ArtTransition by ponkadunk
#10 Pixel ArtFlower Power! by Eldboll
Posted by Gecimen @ 1/27/2016 06:53  |    6
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Fortune Fighters features some awesome pixels by FlyGuy and needs your support.

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Posted by jalonso @ 1/26/2016 17:04  |    2
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Create a portrait of a character with an eyepatch.

Canvas Size - Max 85 x 85.
Colours - Max 12.
Transparency - No.
Animation - No.

Optional Bonus Challenge: Not a pirate character.



The challenge thread will have all the challenge updates. The thread is also a great place to post your WIPs.

Posted by skamocore @ 1/25/2016   |    4
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The Catformer pixel art challenge is complete and we have three new champions. This week's challenge awards go to the following pieces:



Thanks so much to all who took the time to vote and participate in the challenge! Check out the Catformer forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore @ 1/25/2016   |    0
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A one-week Nintendo animated gif challenge by aimatedloop, and it's on Twitter!
Found by Manupix

Posted by jalonso @ 1/22/2016 11:01  |    2

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