Weekly Pixel Art Challenge : What Happens on the Moon

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

Sunlight on the Moon by Kaiseto
Idiots, this is'nt a moon it's a spacestation. by Reo
Why They Had To Fake It by Manupix

Thanks so much to all who took the time to vote and participate in the challenge! Check out the What Happens on the Moon forum thread for more information.
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Posted by Blueberry_pie @ 8/10/2009 00:42  |    0

Last week was the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 crew returning back to Earth.

Therefore, we want you to create a scene showing what happened on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission while the cameras were off; what did we not see? What did the astronauts not tell us about?

Be creative - your scene does not need to be entirely realistic (in fact it can be downright ridiculous if you want). For example, you could pixel a scene where Neil Armstrong is sitting on the moon's surface with a laptop and logging onto Pixel Joint.

Don't forget to check out the Apollo 11 Wikipedia article for further information on the moon landing.

Canvas Size - Max 120 x 180. Either horizontal or vertical.
Colours - Max 36. Use only colours from the palette provided below, you may use transparency. Colours are taken from this image.

Transparency - Optional.
Animation - Optional.

The challenge thread will have all the challenge updates. The thread is also a great place to post your WIPs.

Posted by skamocore @ 7/27/2009 00:04  |    13

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