Junkyard Samurai C64

Junkyard Samurai C64

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Junkyard Samurai C64



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Title: Junkyard Samurai C64
Pixel Artist: Skurwy87  (Level 6 Made :: 4737 points)
Posted: 8/26/2007 15:00
Palette: 16 colors
Statistics:  41 comments    122 faves    0 avatars

Eyo, folks! So. . . there you have my first (and as far the last as well) attempt at evoking the C64 magic, Hi-RES mode (2 colours per an 8*8 square, y'know) -- the one released at Riverwash `07 (put into an Oldschool GFX compo, together with other Amiga and PC pieces). Finished #2 (out of 5 places), lost to Slayer's "Stars Die". No hard feelings! Love it or hate it!

Thank you, Ptoing, for your GREAT assistance!

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Skurwy87 (Level 6 Made) @ 7/29/2011 17:37

wow, that looks cool! thanks for utilizing the piece and sorry i wasnt around to reply. well, as im watching the demo now, it seems the samurai withstood the conversion better than industrial dawn. big up and keep creative ideas flowing!


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Skurwy87 (Level 6 Made) @ 11/2/2010 09:48

I'll quote myself: "Yes, I was quite inspired by some of Lackey's works as well as Helm's and Ptoing's."

The Temple piece was probably my main inspiration, though.


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enkryptor (Level 1 Depressed) @ 10/29/2010 01:45

looks quite similar http://www.pixeljoint.com/pixelart/16005.htm


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Skurwy87 (Level 6 Made) @ 9/14/2010 09:30

thank you.

the worse thing is i probably never outdid this one. as usual, will try on my next hires. :)


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carrion (Level 6 Made) @ 9/12/2010 06:31

 perfect 5/5


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mokakokakola (Level 1 Rookie) @ 10/11/2009 05:56

amazing just amazinggggg


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bacara (Level 1 Seaman) @ 8/3/2009 18:07

 man i love this, theres just something about it-


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4ok (Level 1 Thug) @ 2/22/2009 11:06

Nice! 


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Miumau0 (Level 6 Made) @ 7/2/2008 12:58

This is very nice peace with C64 :O

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ClosEnough (Level 2 Quiet One) @ 9/29/2007 15:57
thats really great!

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Atum (Level 1 Rookie) @ 9/7/2007 23:02
whhaaaaat, thats amazing great piece!

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Stickman (Level 6 SWAT) @ 8/31/2007 17:14
Great piece with great depth! I didn't notice that he was sitting on a horse at first and I like the patterns on the temple

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Grandpaw (Level 1 Gangster) @ 8/30/2007 04:26
Woaaah! Nice colours and the PIC :O

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Skurwy87 (Level 6 Made) @ 8/28/2007 14:07
Thankies everyone! ;-)

Hey, A.B. Lazer, why did you delete your message?

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Toxic-Generation (Level 3 Stalker) @ 8/28/2007 11:28
OMG ! just awesome

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A.B. Lazer (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 8/28/2007 02:55

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ptoing (Level 7 Underboss) @ 8/27/2007 14:14
You know what I think. I really like it. Looking forward to more C64 stuff from you. :D

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Jiwestone (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 8/27/2007 12:04
Wow, a real eyecatcher this one.

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Fred (Level 3 Enforcer) @ 8/27/2007 11:57
A gdzie anty aliasing?!

Kocham =* 7/7 faved.

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MichaS (Level 1 Depressed) @ 8/27/2007 03:30
Vital, ja nie wiem gdzie tacy się chowią. Widocznie go zamknęli gdzieś w piwnicy z kompem i edytorem palet do C64:P Chłopie, nie odrzucaj takich kupmli, bo dużo takich nie mamy :D Naprawdę szacunek...

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Vital (Level 5 Sniper) @ 8/27/2007 03:23
Gdzie ta cholera sie uchowala?;D Nie znam Cie,nie jestes juz moim kumplem ;D Swetne

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Skurwy87 (Level 6 Made) @ 8/27/2007 02:53
Hehe, THANKS! Believe me, I didn't expected such a WARM welcome! In fact I was sick of that picture in the end and it was Ptoing who helped me a lot to make it fresh again. The right-side piece meant to be something of a junky temple against a background of a mountain valley. I put a lot of small details on it, you can interpret it on your own (there's even a crossing with a stop sign and Anubis' head, I heard, hehe). Yes, I was quite inspired by some of Lackey's works as well as Helm's and Ptoing's.

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Reo (Level 11 Sensei) @ 8/27/2007 02:41
Knew it was yours quite awesome!

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MichaS (Level 1 Depressed) @ 8/27/2007 02:00
Jesteś świrem. Praca jest poprostu przegenialna. Zawsze kochałem taki styl...

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Ireland (Level 1 Depressed) @ 8/27/2007 01:52
yup very nice indeed, one of my favourite c64 pieces.

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Opacus (Level 7 Ichikyu) @ 8/27/2007 00:33
Awesome, awesome awsomness this is.

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iLKke (Level 9 Nidan) @ 8/26/2007 20:06
Fuckshitcock! The preview got me fooled. I suspected Ptoing!
This one is going straight to the top of the week's crop, I have a hunch.
Very fresh!

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Josiah (Level 9 Federal Agent) @ 8/26/2007 18:47
This is excellent!

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inkspot (Level 4 Button Man) @ 8/26/2007 17:38
This is amazing At first I thought it was helm with his abstract style, but it was not, and its simply amazing!

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pmprog (Level 4 Murderer) @ 8/26/2007 17:33
Cool. Reminds me very much of this piece

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soda (Level 10 President) @ 8/26/2007 17:29
Great colors, they worked well. 

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cure (Level 11 Godfather) @ 8/26/2007 17:23
It's Frootlooptopia, silly.  Badass image, great work with the restrictions.

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Carnivac (Level 8 Shodan) @ 8/26/2007 16:48
I really like the left hand side of the image, but I can't actually make out what the mass of colors is on the right.

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Skurwy87 (Level 6 Made) @ 8/26/2007 16:37
Hehe, thank you, έλληνασ, thanks everyone! I love you guys! :*

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Hairyu (Level 3 Hatchikyu) @ 8/26/2007 16:29
Fucking gold, and I don't even like C64!

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Helm (Level 5 Detective) @ 8/26/2007 16:21
Probably my favourite Hi-Res piece.

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vellan (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/26/2007 16:10
exceptional.

not much else to say.

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HMC (Level 7 General Manager) @ 8/26/2007 15:57
That is fucking hardcore. 7'd and fav'd.

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Skull (Level 11 CEO) @ 8/26/2007 15:39
I'm sorry, but this is just amazing!

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