Weekly Pixel Art Challenge : Zarblay Xemplok

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



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Posted by skamocore @ 5/30/2011 00:02  |    1

Create an image of a character called "Zarblay Xemplok", a native of the planet Spectrus. You must pixel this character using only the ZX spectrum palette. Here is all the known information about your character - Zarblay has:

  • A large nose.
  • Two tentacles.
  • Three eyes.

You may present the character in any way you want, from a facial portrait to a full body image. But whatever you choose, Zarblay must be the main focus of the piece. Your piece must also show all three physical characteristics listed above.

Optional Bonus Challenge: Use real ZX spectrum restrictions. Have a look at this guide, created by Ptoing.

Canvas Size - Max 256 (width) x 192 (height).
Colours - Max 15; Use only colours from the ZX spectrum palette:

the image

Transparency - No.
Animation - No.



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

Posted by skamocore @ 5/16/2011 00:01  |    13

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