Canvas size: Exactly 150x150.
Colours: Exactly 4 (from one of the 3 CGA palettes)
The challenge thread will have all the challenge updates. The thread is also a great place to post your WIPs.
Create a game mockup based on an existing movie. You could try to depict a specific scene, or just catch the general vibe from the location and the characters. Please mention the movie that you chose in your description.
Bonus challenge: Pick all your colors from a single camera still of the movie you selected.
This idea was originally submitted by cjlm123
Canvas size: Max width: 264px, max height: 120px. (This is standard 70mm aspect ratio. But feel free to go smaller.)
Colours: Max 48.
The following pixel artists produced Pixel Joint's top rated pixel art for May 2021.
Many thanks go out to this month's top pixel artists, and all the members who took time to rate!
Tamagotchi was introduced a quarter of a century ago. Not every "vintage" toy with LCD screen included pixel art, but this one did. This week we are going to honour that viral toy of the late 90's.
Using the provided template, pick a character, enemy, etc... from an existing, modern video game and make it fitting the 32x32 screen only. On the screen, only use the 3 LCD colors from the provided palette.
Some form of animation is required. Design the enclosure paint, buttons and logo using any other colours you like. You may not alter the shape of the toy.
Example of a finished product:
Canvas size: Exactly 64x64, use the template
Colours: Max 16 (including the 3 LCD colors and transparency)
The Oldschool Self-Portrait pixel art challenge is complete and we have three new champions. This week's challenge awards go to the following pieces:
Thanks so much to all who took the time to vote and participate in the challenge! Check out the Oldschool Self-Portrait forum thread for more information.
This week, in order to celebrate the pride month, we ask you to make a new avatar for yourself in the shape of a heart; this heart below in particular. It can be about anything you like.
Canvas size: Max 64x64 px.
Colours: Max 8.
Transparency: Required. Outside the heart must be left transparent.