Pixel Art Challenge: Hero Splicer


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Look at the image below and take a word from the left side then combine it with a word from the right. This will be your new and original superhero (or villain) that you are going to pixel for this week's challenge.



So for example, if you pick Orange from the left and Avalanche from the right, you'd end up with a character called "Orange Avalanche".

 
You can present your character however you like (standalone sprite, incorporated into a scene, a portrait), just as long as your character is the main focus of the piece.
 
One last thing, feel free to add the word "The" in front of your character's name. So, both "Masked Mantis" and "The Masked Mantis" are fine.

Canvas Size - Max 120 x 120.
Colours - Max 30.
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 skamocore @ 8/15/2011 00:09  |    15

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PixelPocket (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/19/2011 10:42

Sweet! I just loved "orange mantis."

 


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Killermachine (Level 3 Private Eye) @ 8/15/2011 23:41

Il make villain - The Atomic Calamity :D 


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ThomasJH (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 8/15/2011 23:37

Professor Mantis is gonna rule.. watch out people.. >:-)


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Christoballs (Level 5 Killer Klown) @ 8/15/2011 17:05

Ahhhhhhh I want to do this but I don't have the time!! D:


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TrojanMonkey (Level 1 Private) @ 8/15/2011 15:20

I can't believe there's no "captain" at the first segment.



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Adarias (Level 11 Special Agent) @ 8/15/2011 12:02

 Orange Avalanche sounds like the aftermath of too much indian food.

Neat challenge, wish I could join.


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xxmantisxx (Level 7 Mass Murderer) @ 8/15/2011 11:10

Holy crap it's my freaking username! The Atomic Mantis here i come!


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Dont (Level 6 Serial Killer) @ 8/15/2011 10:51

 The orange calamity is coming


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SpaceSalmon (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/15/2011 09:00

8 words only? meh...


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Gas 13 (Level 9 Boss) @ 8/15/2011 08:04

If there were more options I would suspect psychological test :)


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Chibiwing (Level 4 Deputy) @ 8/15/2011 07:02

You can do it!


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Delicious (Level 9 Boss) @ 8/15/2011 00:57

Sounds like an awesome challenge. Too bad I'm going to California tomorrow for the week.. :(

Guess I'll have to make mine in one day. D:


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PixelManiac (Level 1 Depressed) @ 8/15/2011 00:31

i'm trying the atomic claw or the orange mantis


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Chibiwing (Level 4 Deputy) @ 8/15/2011 00:22

Professor Avalanche; I'm gonna incorporate my megane fetish somehow.


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tanuki (Level 1 Seaman) @ 8/15/2011 00:11

Professor Calamity... has explosive experiments o_o

and the value of the items he prevents theives from stealing is worth just slightly more than the damage he causes while stopping them


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