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The latest collection of PJer finds, creations and other stuff.
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Posted by jalonso @ 5/20/2016 17:55  |    0
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Pixel a scene depicting another plane of existence - a reality where even physical laws may be wildly different.

Canvas Size - Max 256 x 256.
Colours - Exactly 5. Use only the following colours:



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 @ 7/25/2016 00:01  |    4
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The The Eiffel Tower 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 The Eiffel Tower forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore @ 7/25/2016   |    0
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The following pixel artists produced Pixel Joint's top rated pixel art for June 2016. Many thanks go out to this month's top pixel artists and all the members who took time to rate.
 

#1 Pixel ArtShadow Summon by Joecreates
#2 Pixel ArtOverzealous by mwambi
#3 Pixel ArtMulata by Jinn
#4 Pixel ArtPonyo by the sea by Mr_Hk_
#5 Pixel ArtSpaceGirl by Adcrusher
#6 Pixel ArtGreen Noise by Finlal
#7 Pixel ArtTear Grants by Lakelezz
#8 Pixel ArtCloudy Night by BlackFang
#9 Pixel Artpixel10int logo by tomic
#10 Pixel ArtElf by mwambi
Posted by Mandrill @ 7/19/2016 06:22  |    6
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Pixel a robot with an art nouveau design.

Briefly: art nouveau focuses on elaborate curves and organic-looking decorations.

Canvas Size
- Max 250 x 250.
Colours - Max 25.
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 skamocore @ 7/18/2016 00:01  |    1
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The Sprite Recolour 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 Sprite Recolour forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore @ 7/18/2016   |    0
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Iceberg started a little campaign offering other pixel artists and game developers promote their products or themselves through physical adverts in our game, Retro Highway.
Details can be found at TIG HERE. PJ Forum thread HERE

Posted by Iceberg @ 7/11/2016 09:06  |    1
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Bastille Day is July 14th, so this week's challenge is to create an image that includes the Eiffel Tower. It can be the central focus or somewhere in the background.

Canvas Size - Max 200 x 200.
Colours - Max 14.
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 @ 7/11/2016 00:01  |    3
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The 512. 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 512. forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore @ 7/11/2016 00:01  |    0

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A dolphin trainer at Sea World will shock the audience by getting down on one knee and asking his dolphin to marry him. The dolphin will say no, not because the man is human, but because he's not Jewish.

Anonymous, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, In the Year 2000

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