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    Posted: 07 April 2008 at 3:16pm

CHALLENGE: You rad-tad Misfits!

Challenge winner, The B.O.B., has another challenge for everyone!

It's simple, create a team of superhero misfits. Use your creative juices, and create a team bonded by their unique traits. Each of them has to have some trait that bonds the team as a whole, yet have characteristics that make them unique in themselves.

  • colors: 32 max
  • size:250 x 200 pixels is the max
  •  minimum of 3 characters in the piece (to be called a team)
  • animations: allowed
  • Transparency: NO
  • CHARACTERS CANNOT BE AN EXISTING CHARACTER OF ANY SORT!

Designwise, you're as free as a bird: ie, don't have to be humans, can be anything, just as long as it has enough life in it to presume some type of character.
Follow the rules, and have fun kiddos!

CHALLENGE RULES

  • Participants have until this upcoming Sunday at midnight (12AM Pacific) to submit their entry (strict). Don't forget to check the 'Submit to weekly challenge' checkbox.
  • Only new pixels allowed.
  • Open to all members.
  • Posting WIPs in this thread or in new threads in the WIP section is highly encouraged, but ONLY SUBMIT YOUR FINAL ART.

CHALLENGE JUDGING

  • Every Sunday at midnight (12AM Pacific) the previous week's entries are judged.
  • Every week a new voting poll will be posted for previous week's entries.
  • Winner announced the following week.

CHALLENGE PRIZES/GOODIES

  • Top three finishers will receive an award displayed in your PJ gallery profile for all to see and envy.
  • Top finisher gets to call the following week's challenge...sweet.
  • 'Participation' ribbons will be given for all who enter.
  • No matter what happens you get challenged :)

CHALLENGE VOTING

Vote now for your favorite pixelart in this week's challenge!

CHALLENGE AWARDS

The You rad-tad Misfits! 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!

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Quote old_flick Replybullet Posted: 07 April 2008 at 4:18pm

Anti-Opacity Girl, Minuscule Man, and the Two Dimensional Wonder (in profile)!

Maybe not...


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Quote Setzer Replybullet Posted: 08 April 2008 at 1:33am


chances of it being finished: 10% :(

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chances of it being finished: 25% :O i like the way its turning out


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Quote Adam Replybullet Posted: 08 April 2008 at 7:26am

Hi there!

I just got a decent team idea, but cannot decide about the powers. Any ideas?

Background: After a dangerous accident with a banana, three ordinary genome researchers with bad music tastes became contaminated with a mysterious bacterium. They discover soon that when striking their secret hero-pose, they posess powers far beyond mere humans.

Powers 1:
Victor Lux: When holding his hands before his eyes he can see through anything, except underwear.
Anna Bell: When holding her hands before her mouth she can hypnotize anyone, except bald people.
Thomas Doppler: When holding his hands before his ears he can hear any noise and understand any languge, except french.
Chad, their pet monkey: Can balance nuts on his nose.

Powers 2:
Victor Lux: When holding his hands before his eyes he can see through stained glass.
Anna Bell: When holding her hands before her mouth she can talk with earthworms. And also eat as many hamburgers as she wants without getting fat.
Thomas Doppler: When holding his hands before his ears he can hear out guitar from any kind of noise.
Chad, their pet monkey: Is invulnerable but sleeps 23 hours a day.

Powers 3:
Victor Lux: When holding his hands before his eyes he can see with the eye of any creature.
Anna Bell: When holding her hands before her mouth she can make noises with the proper organs of any creature.
Thomas Doppler: When holding his hands before his ears he can hear with the ears of any creature.
Chad, their pet monkey: Can control the mind of any creature AND balance any number of nuts on his nose.



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Quote Taikon Replybullet Posted: 08 April 2008 at 11:07am
I liked the 3rd set, except for the mind controlling monkey. That would make the whole team half useless.
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Quote M.E. Replybullet Posted: 08 April 2008 at 12:34pm
@ Adam,

Ow I want to see how you are going to pixel those!

Any set will do, but my favorites are:
 Victor from 1;
 Anna from 2 (especially the eating part!),
 Thomas from 1 and the
 Chad from 3


Looking forward to the pieces!

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Quote Aleiav Replybullet Posted: 08 April 2008 at 5:34pm


Maybe going to attempt this :P Junk food evil triad! :O
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Quote Reo Replybullet Posted: 09 April 2008 at 8:48am
Wip of my first teammember.Any ideas for a good face?

Adam I like Chad n.2 the most!


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Quote Adam Replybullet Posted: 09 April 2008 at 3:50pm
Still not sure about the powers, thus about the accessories, but heres a sketch:
Not really original, based on this ref:
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v157/pembroke/pixeljoint/mokeys.gif


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Quote purpletree Replybullet Posted: 10 April 2008 at 2:44am
would doing something on the 4 elements be ok??
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Quote Adam Replybullet Posted: 10 April 2008 at 7:47am

Here be WIP no. 1. Team No Evil:

I'm not sure about the monkey costume. Looks a bit boring.


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Quote taquito143 Replybullet Posted: 10 April 2008 at 11:45am
Hi, my heroes.
I want an opinion about them, not to post "stupidities" in PJ.
Thanks!
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Quote purpletree Replybullet Posted: 10 April 2008 at 1:47pm
i don't think thats pixel art taquito143... it looks auto aaed and that font is def. not....
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Quote l3m0n5 Replybullet Posted: 10 April 2008 at 2:34pm
dont worry about it purplez, im almost positive it is merely the result of the horrible JPEG-ing
"Hate is my enemy, Life is short and Life is plenty, keep my eyes on my path cuz i know who sent me"
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Quote pixelblink Replybullet Posted: 10 April 2008 at 2:38pm
as well as it being the wrong size 
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Quote Metaru Replybullet Posted: 10 April 2008 at 7:44pm
guys, its just a simple sketch
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Quote The B.O.B. Replybullet Posted: 10 April 2008 at 8:40pm
Just to let you guy's know, they don't necessarily have to be "super" heroes. Just a group or team with exceptional abilities, but something to bond them together to make them a team in the first place...Doesn't necessarily have to be human either, nor do they have to conform to the every cookie cutter comic book character. Outside the box/realm of spandex is where I'd rather this be heading...

@Adam: That's looking groovy. Can't wait to see it finished.

@Setzer: Looking pretty cool too. But when you're done with this, I've always wondered if the way you were doing faces was stylized and on purpose, or do you have trouble with making faces natural? I've always wanted to ask, but didn't want to seem like a jerk if I did. Now's a better time than ever...

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Quote Lozd Replybullet Posted: 10 April 2008 at 8:50pm

I don't like this one i made one bit...

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Quote Adam Replybullet Posted: 11 April 2008 at 1:05pm
Oh man! I thought I'd never finish cleaning up the lines. But here it is: Team No Evil WIP no. 2:
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Quote M.E. Replybullet Posted: 11 April 2008 at 1:17pm
@Adam:
Very nice!
But ...
Where is Chad?
Behind the bench? I can see his tale ! :)





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Quote Adam Replybullet Posted: 11 April 2008 at 4:12pm
Thanks!
Well, Chad is the only one whose pose depends on his powers. As I'm still uncertain about wich set to take thus he's still missing. The tails blong to the monkey costumes.
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Quote Blueberry_pie Replybullet Posted: 11 April 2008 at 10:40pm
That's awesome, Adam! I love the colours.
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Quote purpletree Replybullet Posted: 12 April 2008 at 2:52am
something looks odd.....

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Quote purpletree Replybullet Posted: 12 April 2008 at 2:13pm
actually i thnkn i ll just go without the fighting scens....
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