Stray Pixels 7-27-2016


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The latest collection of PJer finds, creations and other stuff.

VIDEOS
ArcadeHero's friend, Arvydas Brazdeikis has made a good video on game insight, Don't Be a Square: On Topic of Pixel Art HERE.

GAMES
• Last month we mentioned skeddles's new puzzle game, Killer Robot Attack which is now ready to play HERE and accoding to John Gallagher 'Loved it Fun game is fun' which is about as good as it gets with reviews.

albertov's Super Star Path is now out and it looks awesome! Check it our HERE

IGoRge has just released a terrific looking game Zombie Night Terror (nsfw) HERE

Super Pixel Quest is a neat little click-through adventure which we have run in the past and is in the links section but newer PJers may have never seen. Watch as an animated character searches for a spare light bulb whilst stumbling through several unexplored rooms inside an eerie castle. Pixelart by Emmanuel Espinasse. Found by scriblroid

The Way is a great looking pixel game and is highly recommended by kaleidos

Andromeda is a great looking Metroid inspired project on Kickstarter featuring the pixels of PJers but we could not find their account at the time of this post >.< Found by kaleidos

WARES
REXPaint is a powerful and user-friendly ASCII art editor. Use a wide variety of tools to create ANSI block/line art, roguelike mockups and maps, and for other roguelike development tools. Found by TZero

COMMUNITIES
IndieNova is an Indie community for pixelart projects by and for Chinese projects. This site is not reviewed by PJ in any way because we don't read Chinese and include here because PJ is one of those rare websites that the Chinese government allows to their citizens with no filters. Found by crafteverywhere

MISC
Mandrill says this is 'One hell of a remake', HERE.

• No WIFI and still want to pixel? Check out THIS find by atprises

FrankieSmileShow is holding weekly pixel parties on Friday nights at 8pm. He reveals a new screenshot from a classic 8 or 16-bit game for everyone to edit and tweak. The screenshot will be revealed on a twitch stream. See the Pixel Party forum thread for details every week HERE

Manupix found An interview with Susan Kare, featuring a 1760 pixel font.

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The next ISOcollab has begun. ISOcaplypse Now HERE
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FEEDBACK
PJer Yanrishatum continues to expand the PJ Image Specs and the latest is better than ever. A forum thread is now open and your feedback is needed with this latest update.
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Requested by Finlal in the Chatterbox. Yanrishatum has created a new Script that checks preview icon size and says when it's too big (10kb+) and not going to show in the gallery front page.

http://yanrishatum.ru/pj/scripts/PJPreviewChecker.js

Tampermonkey/Greasemonkey (or what it named for FF) userscript.

http://wb.yanrishatum.ru/dump/s160410103753.png - Example.

http://wb.yanrishatum.ru/dump/s160410103814.png - Example 2 (size: ok).

NOTICE
PJv3 is up and running but bugs and glitches abound. Please pm a Mod or post your find in the forum thread PJv3 Bugs and Glitches

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Fix Blurred Pixels and More!
• PJs Expansion Pack mostly created by skeddles and Yanrishatum but also includes other addons found by PJers.
Addons for Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera and Canary.

• 'Fixeljoint' Firefox extension for Chrome and Firefox!. Any question PM EdJr. Created by EdJr

• A blurry pixel for Chrome HERE. This is entirely untested by us and the fixes below have proven successful so its just here as an extra. Found and sent in by a non-PJer.

OPP is back and better than ever. Join the fun!
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As always, if you find interesting pixel related things to post in the next StrayPixels send in as news or PM jalonso with details.
We edit and fix all typos so don't be shy.



Posted by jalonso @ 5/20/2016 17:55  |    1

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TheKaizenPixel (Level 1 Rookie) @ 8/5/2016 08:54

There is no link to the "PJs Expansion Pack" :)


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