Lion-O

Lion-O

You need to be logged in to rate pixel art.

 

Pixel Art Details

Lion-O



user
Title: Lion-O
Pixel Artist: Carnivac  (Level 8 Behemoth :: 21355 points)
Posted: 8/20/2014 04:23
Palette: 20 colors
Statistics:  12 comments    17 faves    0 avatars

I did this in January 2012 and forgotten I hadn't uploaded it here. Wasn't til I saw Pixelart Kid's nice ThunderCats/Gods piece that I remembered.  Did some tweaks on it this morning so a bit happier with it. This is designed to be as if there were a ThunderCats game in the vein of Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and the sprite is best displayed over backgrounds from that game (and obviously then scaled up to fil the screen as if it were low resolution)

16 colours on his own and 20 colours with the Sword of Omens overlaid.

Discussion

If you would like to comment you will need to be logged in. Register now. It only takes a moment and it's free.


user
Carnivac (Level 8 Behemoth) @ 10/12/2014 02:08

He was always cool.  :)  I hate the 2011 reboot version with the flowery hair...


user
JustinGameDesign (Level 8 Marshal) @ 10/11/2014 13:16

You made the old Lion-O design cool again with this!


user
Carnivac (Level 8 Behemoth) @ 8/21/2014 06:40

Thank you sir. :)


user
Mandrill (Level 9 T-rex) @ 8/21/2014 04:09

It is always fascinating to see how you manage to be so precise in terms of anatomy, proportions and design on such a small scale.

Excellent sprite!


user
Carnivac (Level 8 Behemoth) @ 8/20/2014 09:08

Thank you.  And yes it would. :P


user
Carnivac (Level 8 Behemoth) @ 8/20/2014 09:07

I had the CPC version as a kid.  It was...well..enjoyable in a basic way but didn't really make much use of the huge potential the license has for a fun video game.  The game's title music was great though.  Wasn't anything like the cartoon's classic theme but it was still a great piece of 8-bit much. :)


user
Pixelart_kid (Level 6 SWAT) @ 8/20/2014 08:57

Ahhhhhh that sounds great, too bad the only game of the Thundercats (ZX Spectrum / Amiga / Commodore 64 version), not good.


user
CELS (Level 7 Lotus) @ 8/20/2014 08:56

This is great! A pixel art Thundercat game would be a dream come true.


user
Carnivac (Level 8 Behemoth) @ 8/20/2014 08:51

Yeah could be fun.   Each ThunderCat could have unlock new parts of the map like using Tygra's stealth to get through one section, Cheetara's speed to get through another and Panthro's strength another too.  Would be cool.   But it will neeeever happen.


user
Carnivac (Level 8 Behemoth) @ 8/20/2014 08:49

I did a CPC Lion-O years ago but don't think I uploaded it here.  Also did Mumm-Ra with him too.


user
felchqueen (Level 6 SWAT) @ 8/20/2014 08:46

No CPC style Lion-O :( Great sprite!


user
Pixelart_kid (Level 6 SWAT) @ 8/20/2014 07:14

Hey great sprite!!
Would be interesting to Thundercats / Metroidvania version game.
 


Related & Tags


lion-o thundercats, Lion-O avatars, Lion-O icons, Lion-O pixel art, Lion-O forum avatars, Lion-O AOL Buddy Icons

Sponsored Products

Donate

Want to give some dough back to all those amazing pixel artists? Donations provide prize money for contests, help cover hosting costs and support new initiatives.

Play party games with QuizBash app
Play party games with QuizBash app

Report Problem

If you are going to report an issue with this piece please provide relevant URLs/Images to back up your claim.

Register

If you would like to be a team player why not register? It's quick and easy and you'll be able to comment on, rate and upload pixel art.

Already Registered?