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    Posted: 05 September 2016 at 12:00am

CHALLENGE: Pimp My Pixel

This is one of my first attempts at pixel art (circa 2001). As you can see, it's complete garbage.

Your task is to create your own version of the image - one that isn't garbage.

Canvas Size - Max 162 (width) x 142 (height).
Colours - Exactly 11.
Transparency - No.
Animation - No.


CHALLENGE RULES

  • Participants have until this upcoming Sunday at midnight (12AM Pacific) to submit their entry (strict). Don't forget to check the 'Submit to weekly challenge' checkbox.
  • Only new pixels allowed.
  • Open to all members.
  • Posting WIPs in this thread or in new threads in the WIP section is highly encouraged, but ONLY SUBMIT YOUR FINAL ART.

CHALLENGE JUDGING

  • Every Sunday at midnight (12AM Pacific) the previous week's entries are judged.
  • Every week a new voting poll will be posted for previous week's entries.
  • Winner announced the following week.

CHALLENGE PRIZES/GOODIES

  • Top three finishers will receive an award displayed in your PJ gallery profile for all to see and envy.
  • Top finisher gets to call the following week's challenge...sweet.
  • 'Participation' ribbons will be given for all who enter.
  • No matter what happens you get challenged :)

CHALLENGE VOTING

Vote now for your favorite pixelart in this week's challenge!

CHALLENGE AWARDS

The Pimp My Pixel 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!

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Quote Lucas- Replybullet Posted: 05 September 2016 at 11:55am
Is this a snake?
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Quote skamocore Replybullet Posted: 05 September 2016 at 3:22pm
I dunno. I have no idea what I was thinking =/
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Quote Broken_Vessel Replybullet Posted: 05 September 2016 at 5:21pm
Lol. I was thinking it looked like either a Moray eel or an electric eel. Either way it's nice to see a pros humble beginnings :-)
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Quote PotatoGnome Replybullet Posted: 06 September 2016 at 7:05am
 

I think it's an eel-like sea dragon.
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Quote keeling00 Replybullet Posted: 06 September 2016 at 10:53am
NIGHTMARE MORE: Use only the exact same colors from the pic. No animation or transparency.
Only the size wont be able to be the same because of challenge rules limit.
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Quote Eggy Replybullet Posted: 06 September 2016 at 11:51am

Gonna lay out my colors and then refine them later :)
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Quote Magpie Replybullet Posted: 06 September 2016 at 12:47pm

Trying to make something out of the original colours used.
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Quote Mantichore Replybullet Posted: 07 September 2016 at 8:59am

Work in progress, trying to go for a glow in the dark fish kind of thing. Struggling with the background, maybe I'll leave it one color. going to work on shadows/highlights.
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Quote Klk Replybullet Posted: 10 September 2016 at 12:43am
Work in progress.
I want to add more details to background and plants

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