Weekly Roundup

Not much has happened this week, but that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to roundup!

Tales of Ostlea

Today the Spring Festival has started on Tales of Ostlea. This means Shelled Duckles, Shelled Sheeplets and Shelled Rexlings can now breed true, until June 3rd. Later this week the traditional Scavenger Hunt will start, where new Duckles, Sheeplets and Rexlings can be crafted as well as a new creature. So make sure to check back!

  • Around our Network: Path of the Pixel

    Drawing the Line: the Sprite Outlines

    You know about the basics, checked out the first steps, and prepared a sketch to work from. In other words, you’re ready to start putting down your first actual pixels! We’re going to get started with the sprite outlines. First we’re going to have a look at the basics of pixel lines, and then we’ll apply what we’ve learned to the sketch we prepared in the previous lesson! Straight lines Let’s revisit the definition of pixel art for a moment: an artwork in which every single pixel was placed with an express purpose in mind. Knowing that, it follows that making … Continue reading