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PJer DarkfalzX just released the demo of Legend of Iya, a pixely metroid-vania game. Go grab it! 

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Posted by DarkfalzX @ 7/25/2013 21:57  |    21
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The Drunk Tank Pink 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 Drunk Tank Pink forum thread for more information.
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Posted by Gecimen @ 7/29/2013   |    1
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Create an image whose height is 3 times its width and depicts a scene that contains both underground, ground and sky.

Canvas Size - Unrestricted, height should be 3 times the width.
Colours - Unrestricted.
Transparency - No.
Animation - No.



The challenge thread will have all the challenge updates. The thread is also a great place to post your WIPs.
Posted by Gecimen @ 7/29/2013   |    13
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Indie development team ByteRieger just released their first game! Super Beefkjerks featuring PJer Blackbeltdude

 

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Posted by Blackbeltdude @ 7/23/2013 09:49  |    19
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Hal Lasko, better known as Grandpa, worked as a graphic artist back when everything was done by hand.

His family introduced him to the computer and Microsoft Paint long after he retired.

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Posted by saiko-raito @ 7/24/2013 02:55  |    50
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The Re-Generated 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 Re-Generated forum thread for more information.
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Posted by Gecimen @ 7/22/2013 00:01  |    4
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Create an original image depicting a pet creature (realistic or fantasy) that isn't supposed to be domesticated.

Canvas Size - Max 250 x 150.
Colours - Max 24.
Transparency - No.
Animation - No.



The challenge thread will have all the challenge updates. The thread is also a great place to post your WIPs.
Posted by Gecimen @ 7/22/2013 00:01  |    7
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The following pixel artists produced Pixel Joint's top rated pixel art for June 2013. Many thanks go out to this month's top pixel artists and all the members who took time to rate.

 

#1 Pixel ArtGrishkin by cure
#2 Pixel ArtFishing Spot by cocefi
#3 Pixel ArtRace You To the Top by Hiuru
#4 Pixel ArtJogging by a3um
#5 Pixel ArtOther side of the Moon by magic1111
#6 Pixel ArtInside trader's house by Sohei
#7 Pixel ArtSlash by Jinn
#8 Pixel ArtHang in there by The B.O.B.
#9 Pixel ArtInside slaver's house by Sohei
#10 Pixel ArtSaiko Survivor by saiko-raito
Posted by Gecimen @ 7/16/2013 03:32  |    5
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Use the colour shown below in a scene that depicts anger/rage/aggression/etc...



Canvas Size - Max 100 x 100.
Colours - 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 skamocore @ 7/15/2013 00:39  |    9
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The Thanwa's Painting 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 Thanwa's Painting forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore @ 7/15/2013 00:36  |    1
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See PJer raynoa's fun Russian pop-artist video made in 2 days.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SBgvqVV3D2E

Posted by jalonso @ 7/13/2013 07:05  |    5
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DarkfalzX's neverending project - Legend of Iya has been approved for Kickstarter.

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Posted by DarkfalzX @ 7/12/2013 15:43  |    16
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FART is a fun and addicting mini game where you play as a pig. Avoid obstacles and consume items to continue farting!...

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Posted by A2J2TIWARI @ 7/9/2013 09:19  |    2
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Rogue Legacy, a game by Cellar Door Games and PJer 7even has been recently released on Steam (Desura, GoG and Gamersgate too)!

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Posted by 7even @ 7/7/2013 19:26  |    11
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Interpret one of these randomly-generated sprites (From surt's cool Sprite Generator) at a higher resolution. We don't want you to just upscale and refine; you can show how your sprite would look in a fighter pose etc.



Canvas Size - between 64x64 and 84x84 pixels in size.
Colours - 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 skamocore @ 7/8/2013 00:04  |    10
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The Explosive Physics 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 Explosive Physics forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore @ 7/8/2013 00:02  |    3
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ATTN: The threads for the Open Pixel Platformer have been moved into the brand new OPP subforum. 

~thank u~

 

Posted by jeremy @ 7/1/2013 06:58  |    3
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The Power to the People 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 Power to the People forum thread for more information.
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Posted by jeremy @ 7/1/2013   |    1
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Pixel what you see in this painting by the Elephant Thanwa.


Canvas Size - Use the 180x240 px canvas provided, you may flip and rotate the canvas.
Colours - Max 32
Transparency - No.
Animation - No.



The challenge thread will have all the challenge updates. The thread is also a great place to post your WIPs.
Posted by jeremy @ 7/1/2013   |    19

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