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This week, we want you to draw a fantasy monster! But only within 24 x 24 pixels! It may be a well known design or your own creation.

Canvas Size - Max. 24x24
Colours - Max. 12
Transparency - Required.
Animation - Optional.

Posted by Gecimen @ 3/25/2019 07:04  |    0
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The Press Any Button 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 Press Any Button forum thread for more information.
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Posted by Gecimen @ 3/25/2019 07:02  |    0
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Danger is everywhere! Death might come from where you expect the least. This week, we want you to draw three pictograms/signs for the stupidest dangers you can imagine. Squirrel attack, fish rains, rainbow burn...

Canvas Size - Max. 200x200
Colours - Max. 8
Transparency - Required.
Animation - No.



The challenge thread will have all the challenge updates. The thread is also a great place to post your WIPs.
Posted by Gecimen @ 3/18/2019 14:00  |    0
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The Metal! 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 Metal! forum thread for more information.
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Posted by Gecimen @ 3/18/2019 14:00  |    0
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Some of the best moments of 80s were when you finally saw the title screen of a Commodore 64 game after a really long wait.

This week, we want you to draw a title screen of a game for Commodore 64. The game can be an original one you imagined, or an existing one with a different title screen. You must use the C64 palette with fat pixels (2x1 horizontal pixels) and C64 resolution.

Canvas Size - Exactly 320 x 200 (horizontal)
Colours - Max 16. C64 palette:


Transparency - No.
Animation - Optional.



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

Posted by Gecimen @ 3/11/2019 06:27  |    16
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The ISO on the Inside 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 ISO on the Inside forum thread for more information.
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Posted by Gecimen @ 3/11/2019 06:26  |    0
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This week is metal time! We want you take out your material skills and pixel something that is complety made out of metal.

Tanks, robots, buildings or even just a material study.

Canvas Size - Max 200 x 200
Colours - Max 16.
Transparency - Optional.
Animation - Optional.



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

Posted by Mandrill @ 3/4/2019 07:37  |    0
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The In Orbit 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 In Orbit forum thread for more information.
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Posted by Mandrill @ 3/4/2019 07:36  |    0
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Ada, a pixel art hack and slash / ARPG is on Kickstarter in its final 5 days waiting to be funded. They just released a demo today - be sure to check it out.

Posted by Gecimen @ 3/1/2019 13:39  |    0

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