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The following pixel artists produced Pixel Joint's top rated pixel art for November 2014. Many thanks go out to this month's top pixel artists and all the members who took time to rate.

 

#1 Pixel ArtA new Wario Land by Snake
#2 Pixel ArtNeverending straight by Mrmo Tarius
#3 Pixel ArtThe Laser Sharks by Snake
#4 Pixel ArtSome Quest by vedsten
#5 Pixel ArtROA - Fire Stage by johanvinet
#6 Pixel ArtPacific Grove, CA by slym
#7 Pixel ArtGreat A Tuin by Jinn
#8 Pixel ArtFour Fine Forest Friends by tyrant
#9 Pixel ArtTechnotitlan by iLKke
#10 Pixel ArtMotorbike Race by CooliePixel
Posted by Gecimen at 12/17/2014 11:15:00 AM | 5 comments | Share
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Battle Through A War-Torn America In NES-Style Game Steel Assault
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Posted by 8 Bit Dreams at 12/15/2014 6:38:00 AM | 0 comments | Share
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The Tabletop 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 Tabletop forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore at 12/15/2014 12:01:00 AM | 0 comments | Share
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Create a full-bodied sprite of an original character that is either casting magic or using a technologically advanced weapon.

If you choose to make a magic user, your sprite must be wearing something purple and facing to the right -->

If you choose to make a tech user, your sprite must be wearing something cyan and facing to the left <--

Who will win? Well, it's up to you.

Canvas Size - Max 64 x 64.
Colours - Max 16. Transparency counts as a colour.
Transparency - Required.
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 12/15/2014 12:01:00 AM | 16 comments | Share
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5734L3R is a platformer that focuses on atmosphere and exploration in a world of robots.
Pixelart by winged doom and Programmed by Yanrishatum (PJs Image Specs Tool and the extended update)
Music by ShinnyMetal and Sound Design by ShrackAttack

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Posted by jalonso at 12/13/2014 4:19:00 AM | 3 comments | Share
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Please help our pixel art game Graveyard March win the App of the Year Award.

Posted by Ransom.00 at 12/12/2014 5:09:00 AM | 1 comments | Share
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The latest collection of PJer finds, creations and other stuff.

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Posted by jalonso at 12/8/2014 5:31:00 AM | 6 comments | Share
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December 10 is the 21st anniversary of Doom, so multi-award winner, Jinn, wants you to pixel a new and original enemy sprite that could possibly exist in Doom.

Canvas Size
- Max 128 x 128.
Colours - Max 25, chosen from the palette below:



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 at 12/8/2014 12:02:00 AM | 7 comments | Share
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The No Humans Allowed 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 No Humans Allowed forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore at 12/8/2014 12:01:00 AM | 2 comments | Share
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A collection of videos. The parts one and two are the more pixel related.
Part 1 - Part 2 - Part 3 - Part 4 - Part 5

Posted by kedume at 11/27/2014 4:22:00 AM | 10 comments | Share
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The Mandelbrot 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 Mandelbrot forum thread for more information.
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Posted by skamocore at 12/1/2014 | 0 comments | Share
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This week, create a mockup of an original digital board game. It can be a serious game or something utterly absurd.

Several existing examples here:

Puerte Rico
Lords of Waterdeep
Monopoly
Ticket to Ride
Small World

Canvas Size - Max 320 x 200. Either horizontal or vertical.
Colours - Max 22.
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 12/1/2014 | 7 comments | Share

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