Did you know that pixiv has a feature called ugoira, which allows you to create and upload animated illustrations? Like GIFs, animated illustrations have a different charm from still ones and allow artists to be more expressive. In particular, ugoira of pixel art can evoke feelings of nostalgia, and their simplified boxy aesthetic can easily transport you to the past or have you hankering for the early days of the internet regardless of your age.
Which style of pixel art do you enjoy the most? Keep scrolling to discover the many types of pixel art created by our talented users, ranging from nostalgic to futuristic!