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CHALLENGE 2/3/2020: Double Zodiac

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Topic: CHALLENGE 2/3/2020: Double Zodiac
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Subject: CHALLENGE 2/3/2020: Double Zodiac
Date Posted: 03 February 2020 at 8:04am

CHALLENGE: Double Zodiac

The sun, moon and stars have aligned across East and West this week to bring you a very auspicious challenge: the Double Zodiac!
You are challenged to combine your* Eastern Zodiac and Western Zodiac signs into a single** celestial being.
Example Birth Dates for inspiration:
Feb 3 2020: Water Rat (Rat, Aquarius)
June 4, 1986: Twin Tiger (Tiger, Gemini)
December 12, 1954: Horse Archer (Horse, Sagittarius)
* You are NOT REQUIRED to use your own birthday or birth year.
** Some signs (Pisces, Gemini) are often shown in pairs; this is fine as long as the Eastern and Western signs are clearly "combined"
Canvas Size - Exactly 144 x 144 (Square)
Colours - Max. 24
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 :)


/pixels/poll.asp?id=1686' name='vote' target='_blank'>Vote now for your favorite pixelart in this week's challenge!


The Double Zodiac pixel art challenge is complete and we have three new champions. This week's challenge awards go to the following pieces:

/pixelart/130941.htm' target='_blank' class='winner1'>Cosmic Boar by /p/96409.htm' target='_blank'>LCSkeleton
/pixelart/130947.htm' target='_blank' class='winner2'>Reverse Naga by /p/186610.htm' target='_blank'>gawrone
/pixelart/130943.htm' target='_blank' class='winner3'>Draco-Taurus by /p/99322.htm' target='_blank'>Irenaart

Thanks so much to all who took the time to vote and participate in the challenge!

/pixelart/130886.htm' target='_blank' class='winnerx'>Aries Horse by /p/195521.htm' target='_blank'>pixelFunBR
/pixelart/130909.htm' target='_blank' class='winnerx'>Double Zodiac Dog Virgo by /p/200065.htm' target='_blank'>Amazonite
/pixelart/130950.htm' target='_blank' class='winnerx'>Leo Monkey by /p/86442.htm' target='_blank'>Cakeair
/pixelart/130951.htm' target='_blank' class='winnerx'>Metal Snake Capricorn by /p/121034.htm' target='_blank'>R_BiTOR
/pixelart/130956.htm' target='_blank' class='winnerx'>Zodiac - Dragon & Taurus by /p/40229.htm' target='_blank'>BStoneman

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