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Create an image using only the colours of the four Starburst Original flavours.

Canvas Size - Unrestricted.
Colours - Exactly 4. Use only the colours shown below:



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 skamocore at 4/13/2015 12:02:00 AM | 17 comments | Share
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The Change of Mind 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 Change of Mind forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore at 4/13/2015 | 2 comments | Share
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Animation website LoopDeLoop hosts a bi-monthly animation challenge.

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Posted by Manupix at 4/7/2015 6:24:00 AM | 1 comments | Share
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PJs latest isometric collaborative project is finally complete.
98 tiles, 39 collaborators, created between Sept 13, 2013 and April 6, 2015.
The final image and collaborator list can be seen HERE
This project features Erstus' award winning 13 color palette.

Thanks to everyone who participated in this collab and provided so much help to others in this 24 page thread.
Especially Gecimen for his 'above and beyond' vigilance and supervision.

Posted by jalonso at 4/6/2015 5:04:00 AM | 16 comments | Share
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Based on this April Fools' prank, this week's challenge is to depict a character dressed as Misty from Pokemon. Reference image.

Let's see if we can beat them at their own game and create more than 116 Misties.

Your character can be anything (even non-humanoid), as long as it's clear that they're dressed as Misty.

Canvas Size - Max 64 x 64.
Colours - Max 11.
Transparency - Optional.
Animation - No.



The challenge thread will have all the challenge updates. The thread is also a great place to post your WIPs.
Posted by skamocore at 4/6/2015 12:01:00 AM | 16 comments | Share
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The And then Suddenly... 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 And then Suddenly... forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore at 4/6/2015 | 0 comments | Share
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30 years ago, a budget micro shocked a nation with how good it was.

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Posted by 8 Bit Dreams at 4/1/2015 7:00:00 AM | 5 comments | Share
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It's that time of year again. Fool us this week by depicting a subject matter that you dislike/hate.

Canvas Size - Max 180 (width) x 120 (height).
Colours - Max 10.
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 at 3/30/2015 12:01:00 AM | 15 comments | Share
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The It's Not Easy Being Green 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 It's Not Easy Being Green forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore at 3/30/2015 | 0 comments | Share

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Justin Timberlake and American Idol's Justin Guarini will join forces on a hit single entitled 'Just Intolerable'.

Anonymous, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, In the Year 2000

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