Pixelween 2021: Cydonia

Pixelween 2021: Cydonia

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Pixelween 2021: Cydonia

Title: Pixelween 2021: Cydonia
Pixel Artist: CELS  (Level 7 Lotus :: 19544 points)
Posted: 10/13/2021 15:44
Palette: 14 colors
Statistics:  19 comments    14 faves    0 avatars

They mostly come at night. Mostly.

CC very welcome.

For those of you who were deprived of X-com in your childhood / early adulthood, Cydonia is the mission to Mars in the first X-com game from 1994. 

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Rewind (Level 5 MUTO) @ 3/27/2022 01:01

Very nice. Cool Amiga vibes 

Theoden (Level 10 Operative) @ 10/19/2021 02:25

This is awesome!

gawrone (Level 11 Dumpster Fire) @ 10/19/2021 01:39

Yes, I was an rpg and fps kid when pc era started, so I actually really needed your explanation and found it very useful. Thank you. Maybe I should do the same thing? :| Nevertheless the poster is amazing. All those tiny details like refraction of the wall texture are worth finding.

CELS (Level 7 Lotus) @ 10/18/2021 08:41

@wakimojo: Thanks! Trigonomicon posted some gradients on Discord and I knew I had to use one to make chrome. :) 

CELS (Level 7 Lotus) @ 10/18/2021 08:39

@Mirre: Thanks, that's very kind! 

wakimojo (Level 3 Dodo) @ 10/18/2021 07:36

how much to adopt? great work!

love the vintage chrome font

Mirre (Level 8 Jellyfish) @ 10/17/2021 04:38

These just get better and better! Love the composition here and the text is really awesome. Love the bubbles in the tank!

CELS (Level 7 Lotus) @ 10/15/2021 11:50

@8Nephila8: Thank you! Don't tap the glass! 

CELS (Level 7 Lotus) @ 10/15/2021 11:49

@ArcadeHero: Thanks a lot! Modified Microsoft Uighur font. 

8Nephila8 (Level 8 Venus fly trap) @ 10/14/2021 22:34

*Presses face against the cylander *  Very nicely done! 

arcadehero (Level 6 GBC) @ 10/14/2021 06:56

That's great, dude! I like how you managed the pallette and how you made that font 

b236 (Level 11 Bonsai) @ 10/14/2021 04:27

that would be amazing! and well, since microprose seems to be alive again, that might even happen eventually.

CELS (Level 7 Lotus) @ 10/14/2021 03:16

@Wayuki: Many thanks! :)

@osmasker: I bet they will sort it out. If they miss it, I'll ask. Cheers! 

CELS (Level 7 Lotus) @ 10/14/2021 03:14

@vrine: Thanks a lot! :)

CELS (Level 7 Lotus) @ 10/14/2021 03:13

@b236: Thanks! One of my goals in life is to get Microprose to make another X-Com pixel art game. 

osmasker (Level 3 Rocky Planet) @ 10/14/2021 02:12

Maybe an admin can put this piece in the challenge nevertheless? Or just reupload it? I believe it will be voted out of the public queue pretty fast again.

Wayuki (Level 9 Blue Diamond ) @ 10/14/2021 01:33

Love this one, the preview is great too!

vrine (Level 8 Megalodon) @ 10/13/2021 18:24

One of my favourites so far!

b236 (Level 11 Bonsai) @ 10/13/2021 16:36

if this was a game, i'm buying it!
ps. i love the bubbles in the tank

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