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MrDayCee
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http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8500/8253540719_7b89c6b013_b_d.jpg

The special "CtC" edition of the ArmorGames' Armatar Contest was a big success, rendering a fantastic amount of awesome creations made by our users! Thank you all for your entries!! (Don't forget to claim your deserved merit by commenting to kegaumongo's profile...)

Now... to continue with our next edition, we decided to go with a popular theme that is even celebrated with it's very own, special day of the year, which is coming thursday! You might be wondering what this theme could be, well... Arrr, me hearty! Thursday be th'day we be celebratin' "Talk like a Pirate day", so the new theme be all'bout:

...well shiver me timbers... PIRATES!!! YARR!!!

http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3763/9801002245_ecb7e3a2ee_o_d.png

Avast! By the powers! 'ere be guidelines that'll help ye figur'out what be allowed and what not :

# ARMATAR CONTEST GUIDELINES :

1) All entries must be appropriate. They cannot be offensive or profane in nature. Keep it clean!
2) The entry must be square, and at least 100x100 pixels in dimension.
3) Your entry must scale down well to 100x100. So if it is larger, make sure that it will still look good when it is scaled down to the actual armatar size. Here are a few suggestions about this :
~ Sometimes keeping it simple is better. If you go into a lot of detail, it might not look as great when you scale it down. So keep in mind what the final size will be and check often how it looks when it is scaled down.
~ Remember to save a lot while you are making it! Better to delete 20 -in between made- save files later on, than ending up with something you actually don't like...
~ If you are able to do vector, by all means! That can help with the sharpness of the image. However, since they are so small this is probably not a big issue.
4) Must be completely original. You cannot use elements from other pieces of artwork, the entire armatar must be 100% created by you.
Plagiarism will not only exclude your submission by means of disqualification, it will also exclude you from participation in any future contests AND will have further consequences!
5) Must be fitting to the current contest's theme. If a certain entry is debatable to whatever extend, a mod or admin will give the decisive and final ruling for submission.

This'ere brand new contest be runnin' for a fair time now, so aye, we be lookin' at a grand grand booty o'drawin's from all o'ye scurvy dogs! What time 'tis be ye say? Well, that Jolly Roger be wavin' up high from 09/18/2013 'till 10/17/2013 matey!!

So, go! Be gone to yer drawin' tables and start creatin' that thar shiny booty! And if y'won't, well blow me down! We be keelhaulin' ya fo'sure Jack! Now get t'work! Before we make ye walk the plank... YA-HARR!!! =)

...

*Yo-Ho-Ho... and a bottle o'rum*

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ivanxxxxxxx
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Here are some of my artworks

http://s13.postimg.org/bc9uroxef/ivanart_16_1.png

or just

http://s21.postimg.org/wfjpztgtz/ivanart_16.png

and

http://s13.postimg.org/rooyeji1j/ivanart_33_1.png

or just

http://s10.postimg.org/ds902j92x/ivanart_33.png

ivanxxxxxxx
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They look very nice in 100x100 pixel dimension

http://s15.postimg.org/wwartqto7/ivanart_16_1s.png

http://s23.postimg.org/q97r8y2g7/ivanart_16s.png

http://s21.postimg.org/vyl6rj5v7/ivanart_33_1s.png

http://s7.postimg.org/cqxx8pn1z/ivanart_33s.png

PixelGod
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Thank you hezdog

Reton8
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Nice armatars Ivanxxxxxxx!

ivanxxxxxxx
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Thank you.
I started with the development of some other
armatars as well,but I do not know if I'll have
enough time for everything.

I have started working on one artistic painting,
I am also working on a project castle,plus I have
a real job.I barely find some time to sleep.

weirdlike
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very impressive ivanxxxxxxx I really like the color

hezdog
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Very nice ivanxxxxxxx! I will totally use yours as my armatar!

ivanxxxxxxx
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Thanks weirdlike and hezdog.
I'm really flattered.

Other users also make great armatars,
and on this occasion, I want to compliment them.

MacII
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That is some really nice stuff just above here, Ivan.

(And indeed and of course, never to the detriment of others. I can't say I keep any sort of eye, just happened to take a look here.)

Bronze
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Pirates? A perfect excuse for more beard.

http://i584.photobucket.com/albums/ss282/BronzeCAE09/0ec847d7-0e23-4d3f-9e5b-35122c7cd0c6.jpg~original

MrDayCee
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What magic be this?! Well, shiver me timbers! That be me! (O.o)

Do tell how ye captured me in that thar square matey, or I be lettin' you walk the plank! HARR!!

Bronze
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Walk the plank? Aren't you going a little overboard?

kegaumongo
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This is supposed to be a ghost ship, but, at this size, it's quite difficult to see. It looks more like any other ship...

http://i1163.photobucket.com/albums/q550/kegaumongo/bb6ac7ec-50ff-44af-b863-fc3868770905_zps4604a9f4.jpg

Reton8
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Wow, Bronze and kegaumongo nice armatars!

This is supposed to be a ghost ship, but, at this size, it's quite difficult to see. It looks more like any other ship...


I think people will know it's a ghost ship, even at smaller sizes. I could tell it was a ghost ship by the sails and colour scheme.
kegaumongo
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Thank you, Reton

You're probably right. That's why I drew it in black and white. Still, not the result that I was expecting. It's just that I had an image of the ship in my mind, but I've been unable to transfer it to paper :P

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