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Title: Oldskool Fights Back!
Pixel Artist: Starchild  (Level 1 Rookie :: 636 points)
Posted: 8/12/2007 23:59
Palette: 16 colors
Statistics:  35 comments    72 faves    0 avatars

Old School Nightmares for little Jimmy. My entry for the Panorama Challenge.

it's my first piece for a competition here (decided to get into this kinda late in the week), but i think i can call it done for now! Just plain old school fun with familiar faces

Wish I have had more time to experiment with colors and reflections more; Earthworm Jim was planned, too. But hey, we have Megaman, Noid and even a macho-Kirby! ;p

ps: Yes, I've wasted a whole color -only- for the 3-red lights.

Whoa! Got #2 with this one! Thanx guys! 


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Dracula9AntiChapel (Level 1 Rookie) @ 4/19/2018 05:52

it would appear that the temptation was too great--you could not avoid the noid


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carrion (Level 6 Made) @ 9/15/2010 11:22

 i had this kind of dream back in '80 '90. now my son has them... he plays Kirby while dreaming ;)
5/5 for me!

I mis Marion/Gianna or this famous hedgehog on this pic thou


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avo (Level 7 Mass Murderer) @ 7/25/2010 08:31

yea, oldschool is cool 


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gripfire123 (Level 1 Rookie) @ 5/31/2010 00:02

i see timmy turner. woohoo! u rule. :)


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Jinn (Level 11 Godfather) @ 8/9/2008 13:06
Minha nossa! Belíssimas citações na imagem! =D

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Shroomy (Level 1 Gangster) @ 6/21/2008 13:48
 Faved.

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Kaz21 (Level 1 Jukyu) @ 10/18/2007 19:56

Woah, that is soooo awesome! Definately faavourited!


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Fuzzyleaves (Level 5 Detective) @ 9/23/2007 13:36
Lemmings! :D :D Nice job!

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Grandpaw (Level 1 Gangster) @ 9/6/2007 06:53

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schrumpfkopf (Level 4 Team Leader) @ 8/21/2007 08:13
excellent in every sense

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brunocompuit (Level 1 Jukyu) @ 8/21/2007 06:15

@@. Very Nice. E aí cara. Meu inglês is sux, por isso deixo o recado em português. Muito feliz que esse trabalho seja de um conterrâneo. ^^

Aparece na PP as vezes. Sentimos falta dos seus trabalhos. Afinal, é obra prima. T+ ver.


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nvision (Level 4 Team Leader) @ 8/20/2007 08:52
Holy crap...I can't believe someone else remembers the Noid.  Great piece!

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wushukid (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/16/2007 10:08
Wow, i so love this one :D
goes straight to the favs!

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BadMrBox (Level 2 Quiet One) @ 8/16/2007 06:48
Gotta love the lil' lemmings.

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Krakatoa (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/16/2007 02:23
Love the kirby thing.

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leeor_net (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/14/2007 19:36
Awesome! Awesome! Love it! ^_^

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Roy_m (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/14/2007 07:22
aeHAUIhAUEH
very good !

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Skull (Level 11 CEO) @ 8/14/2007 06:02
"Maybe it's the Noid, who shoud have avoided me."
Awesome work, nice touch getting those characters in there. Looks great.

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Zee (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/14/2007 05:09
Wow. I... just hell yeah man. Hell yeah. I cannot say a single bad thing about this, but I'm not great at spotting the less obvious C&C kinda stuff. Just freaking epic though.

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Setzer (Level 8 Cannibal) @ 8/14/2007 04:23
this wins insane amounts of awesome for Yo! Noid.

Incredibly underated awesome game.

I also really like the beam effect you've got going from mega man, too.

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Blick (Level 6 Commander) @ 8/13/2007 18:01
Is that the Noid!? YES.

The Lemmings are very cool too.

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Stickman (Level 6 SWAT) @ 8/13/2007 15:27
Superb! Blanka holding the SNES is a wonderful touch

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Metaru (Level 8 Brigadier General) @ 8/13/2007 09:45
6 extra points for the use of megaman and the appearance of a Mega Drive.

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Doppleganger (Level 6 Yonkyu) @ 8/13/2007 08:32
Tru Tru. I didn't quite think that one through.

I've always wanted to see little nemo break out of his 8 bittedness. Aside from that silly animate movie of his. So maybe it was wishful thinking.

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Starchild (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/13/2007 08:16

thanx! doppleganger: little nemo = best idea ever! it would fit like a charm since i'm a Nemo fan myself, but i guess the little kid would have to be from this decade, so he could have his nex-gen games, hehe.


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Doppleganger (Level 6 Yonkyu) @ 8/13/2007 07:34
Suhweeeeeet! I really truly like this buuuuut...little Jimmy should've been replaced with little Nemo. It would be oh so fitting. Fantastic work!

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waarde4 (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/13/2007 07:30
avoid the noid! cool!

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inkspot (Level 4 Button Man) @ 8/13/2007 06:27
Ofcourse I like it, its very comical and you got some good cartoon skills. Its just that it doesn't feel complete as a panorama :) Awsome anyways though.

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Starchild (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/13/2007 05:15

thanks for all the comments!

/inkspot: like other contestants, I've tried to stay very true to the 'panorama' feeling, but since this is a cartoony piece, decided to keep things flat, 2-d  and fun. Hope you like it :)

/1up: no, man :)

 


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inkspot (Level 4 Button Man) @ 8/13/2007 03:36
Seamless ends doesn't make it quite panorama yet.

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1sT (Level 1 Thug) @ 8/13/2007 03:11
really good, but isn't 17 colors ?

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raynoa (Level 5 Soldier) @ 8/13/2007 01:05
Good picture, nice idea and execution!

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Rynen10K (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 8/13/2007 00:27
Rockin'.

Bonus points for use of Yo!Noid.

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cure (Level 11 Godfather) @ 8/13/2007 00:25
This is so very badass. fav'd.

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