Hawk Slayed

Hawk Slayed

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Title: Hawk Slayed
Pixel Artist: HawkTheSlayer  (Level 4 Button Man :: 1933 points)
Posted: 9/29/2006 09:20
Frames: 100
Palette: 16 colors
Statistics:  6 comments    3 faves    1 avatars

Well with the reopening of pixelation there has been an influx of these self portrait avatar thingies and I didn't want to be left out, so here's mine!

Before anybody says it, yes it looks a lot like pixelblink, so I guess that means either it doesn't look like me or else pixelblink looks a lot like me........poor bloke!!

As the c64 was the computer that I grew up with and probably the first for me to tamper with artistically, I decided to go for the C64 look with each pixel measuring one high and two wide, also I used an initial pallete of the original sixteen C64 colours, only used seven for the C64 portion of the portrait, so then I altered the rest to suit transitional effects, still only using 16 colours in total, but not all C64 originals!!

Had a lot of fun making it using Graphics Gale.

Please try viewing in Firefox for accurate speed as the animation gets slowed down in Internet Explorer.

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8 Bit Dreams (Level 10 President) @ 1/28/2016 19:36

Love this!


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HawkTheSlayer (Level 4 Button Man) @ 9/4/2010 10:05

 Yeh the pixels are akin to the C64 graphic restrictions, (Double width/Single height) also the colours are the C64 pallete!


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mashimi (Level 1 Rookie) @ 9/3/2010 02:41

Of course his head explodes, how relevent! lol, I like it but the pixels look a bit stretched horizontly :|    5*


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KingOfTheTrolls (Level 9 Boss) @ 3/9/2010 00:31

Wow looks great, very smooth


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Lawrence (Level 10 Operative) @ 9/29/2006 12:25
Gosh PB, I never knew you had a twin! He he.
The sqirting fountain of blood is great, in fact the whole animation is, nice piece.

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pixelblink (Level 9 Federal Agent) @ 9/29/2006 11:04
dude.. I am so much sexier than you will ever be
looks great. I like the animation

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