Without question Shoot 'em Ups are fun to play. However, the common space theme sometimes just doesn't cut it. Time to be more creative!
Pixel a player "ship" that isn't your generic spaceraft. A plant with guns, an animal that poops rockits, anything goes! You can choose between a top-down and side-scrolling perspective.
Canvas Size - Max. 150 x 150.
Colours - Max. 16.
Transparency - Required.
Animation - Optional.
- Participants have until this upcoming Sunday at midnight (12AM Pacific) to /pixels/submit_icons.asp'>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 /forum/forum_topics.asp?FID=8'>WIP section is highly encouraged, but ONLY SUBMIT YOUR FINAL ART.
- 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.
- 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/pixels/poll.asp?id=1549' name='vote' target='_blank'>Vote now for your favorite pixelart in this week's challenge!
CHALLENGE AWARDSThe SHMUP! pixel art challenge is complete and we have three new champions. This week's challenge awards go to the following pieces:
/pixelart/112118.htm' target='_blank' class='winner1'>moo by /p/46978.htm' target='_blank'>ArcadeHero
/pixelart/112097.htm' target='_blank' class='winner2'>Horse Feathers! by /p/126953.htm' target='_blank'>DexRunner
/pixelart/112107.htm' target='_blank' class='winner3'>SHMUP_Octomorph by /p/99322.htm' target='_blank'>Irenaart
Thanks so much to all who took the time to vote and participate in the challenge!
/pixelart/112046.htm' target='_blank' class='winnerx'>War penguin by /p/115644.htm' target='_blank'>WreX
/pixelart/112111.htm' target='_blank' class='winnerx'>SHMIRP... by /p/39184.htm' target='_blank'>Pheno
/pixelart/112008.htm' target='_blank' class='winnerx'>Cyber Manta by /p/89925.htm' target='_blank'>Rekkimaru
/pixelart/112099.htm' target='_blank' class='winnerx'>Hand Rocket by /p/114706.htm' target='_blank'>Mechanic4Games