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Foxtail is beautiful point and click adventure by artemvodorez
Trailer | Steam Greenlight

Posted by Finlal at 7/1/2015 7:19:00 AM | 2 comments | Share
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Bitslap just released Hypercollider 2 on web/iOS/android
Announcement tweet
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This is his first release and the prototype was the first One Hour Game Jam Game

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Posted by Bitslap at 7/2/2015 5:44:00 PM | 3 comments | Share
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Use only the six colours shown below + black (#000000) and white (#ffffff). The colours are taken from the White House Twitter page.



Optional Bonus Challenge: Don't use black or white.

Canvas Size - Max 128 (width) x 78 (height).
Colours - Max 8.
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 6/29/2015 12:08:00 AM | 12 comments | Share
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The Breaking the Law 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 Breaking the Law forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore at 6/29/2015 12:01:00 AM | 0 comments | Share
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The latest collection of PJer finds, creations and other stuff

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Posted by jalonso at 6/10/2015 5:21:00 AM | 0 comments | Share
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Pixel Dailies, run by eigenbom and NeoBerserker, just celebrated a full year of daily pixel art on Twitter.
View a recap of the pixel adventure HERE.

Posted by jalonso at 6/25/2015 5:43:00 AM | 5 comments | Share
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The following pixel artists produced Pixel Joint's top rated pixel art for May 2015. Many thanks go out to this month's top pixel artists and all the members who took time to rate.

 

#1 Pixel ArtNiflheim by fawful
#2 Pixel ArtDeep Sleeper by andylittle
#3 Pixel ArtROA - Forest Stage by johanvinet
#4 Pixel ArtX-Men Clone Wars Mockup by Wolfenoctis
#5 Pixel ArtNaomi Mockup by slym
#6 Pixel ArtCuong Dojo by Scruffs
#7 Pixel ArtLet me tell you a secret by zch
#8 Pixel ArtPorco Rosso by johanvinet
#9 Pixel ArtNight Pearl 64x64px game mockup by neofotistou
#10 Pixel Artblistering cockneys such as urself can not sate my huner bondoc by 1up
Posted by Gecimen at 6/22/2015 4:21:00 PM | 8 comments | Share
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Show an everyday item from an unusual perspective. For example: a closeup of a toothbrush, making it appear like a forest of bristles.

Make sure to mention what your object is.

Canvas Size
- Max 200 x 200.
Colours - Max 18.
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 skamocore at 6/22/2015 12:01:00 AM | 5 comments | Share
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The Heterochromia Iridum 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 Heterochromia Iridum forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore at 6/22/2015 | 0 comments | Share
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Watched the movie? We made the game!

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Posted by drZool at 6/2/2015 11:47:00 PM | 2 comments | Share

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