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The following pixel artists produced Pixel Joint's top rated pixel art for June 2018. Many thanks go out to this month's top pixel artists and all the members who took time to rate.

#1 Pixel Art

root
by kartonnnyi

#2 Pixel Art

Necrosaro
by pixelflag

#3 Pixel Art

Foggy Cliffs
by aamatniekss

#4 Pixel Art

Portraits
by Tpoe

#5 Pixel Art

Daggers of Dagon
by big brother

#6 Pixel Art

Don't mess with me!
by Mandrill

#7 Pixel Art

Hey, Amigo!
by Arcade Hero

#8 Pixel Art

Castle Dungeon
by aamatniekss

#9 Pixel Art

DAY_1-4
by 죠

#10 Pixel Art

La Reine des Masques
by d9nis

Posted by pyrometal @ 7/18/2018 19:07  |    2
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Sweeter than sweet and a real joy for every child. Candy! This week I want you to pixel your favourite candy, but with a twist! It has to be alive.

Try to add arms, eyes and everything it needs to become a real boy. 

Canvas Size - Max. 120x120
Colors - Max. 7
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 Mandrill @ 7/16/2018 10:43  |    1
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The The X-Files 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 The X-Files forum thread for more information.
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Posted by Mandrill @ 7/16/2018 10:43  |    0
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It's monday and we are back with another "Tiny" challange.

This week I want you to pixel some sort of building. A skyscraper, a primitive hut or just a shell some sea-based creatures live in.

Canvas Size
 - Max. 64x64
Colors - Max. 16
Transparency - Required.
Animation - Optional.



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

Posted by Mandrill @ 7/9/2018 10:43  |    0
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The Aphrodite 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 Aphrodite forum thread for more information.
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Posted by Mandrill @ 7/9/2018 10:42  |    0
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Beginning in the 50s sightings of UFOs ord flying saucers haven't declined. Even though footage is mostly blurry and shaky it's still utterly fascinating to watch.

This week I want you to pixel a photo or video footage of an UFO sighting.

Canvas Size - Max. 250x250
Colors - Max. 21
Transparency - No.
Animation - Optional.



The challenge thread will have all the challenge updates. The thread is also a great place to post your WIPs.
Posted by Mandrill @ 7/2/2018 10:32  |    0
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The My little book 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 My little book forum thread for more information.
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Posted by Mandrill @ 7/2/2018 10:31  |    0
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Over the last week, Pixel Dailies ran a collaboration to celebrate reaching 40,000 followers on Twitter. The theme was to create a yearbook featuring everyone's self portraits and caricatures.

The collab saw an incredible number of entries with over 700 pixel-portraits submitted!
 
To see all the amazing artwork, check out The full Pixel Dailies yearbook
 
And more info about the competition on The Pixel Dailies Twitter

Posted by JamieR @ 6/24/2018 07:12  |    2
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No being is more beautiful than the Greek goddess Aphrodite. She stands for love and beauty like no other.

This week I want you to imagine and depict her in a way you see fit. Portraits, sprites, everything goes.

Canvas Size - exactly. 64x64
Colors - Max. 12
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 Mandrill @ 6/25/2018 09:20  |    1

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