The Mask of Hate Skin

With the Emotions Skin Contest still well under way, fantastic new entries are coming in daily.  This Mask of Hate skin by user basicbrick is by far one of the best entries to-date.  Considering that he has a hefty list of contest tokens and even more amazing skins posted on Planetminecraft, this comes as no …

Some Bright Rainbow Skin

This Bright Rainbow skin is by Cheezystar, whom you may remember from yesterday’s Emotions contest overview.  Cheezystar quickly became one of my favorites; if you have not seen his/her Akane skin, I highly recommend checking that out as well as the rest of Cheezy’s gallery. Some Bright Rainbow was crafted for the Bright Colors contest, …

Emotions Skin Contest Overview

Every now and then, PlanetMinecraft hosts a contest for skinners with great fun, good prizes, and ultimate glory.  The Emotions Skin Contest is their 20th contest, and it began yesterday (August 20th).  This was the winning theme as voted on by the community.   The premise of this contest is simple: entrants must create a …

Heart of the Swamp Skin

Prepare to face the wrath of the embodiment of the land!  User OblivionProjects brings to use the Heart of the Swamp, created for TheJustCookie’s 200 subscriber contest.  Contestants had a limited color palette to work with, though the theme was wide open.     This creature looks and sounds like something you might find on …

Kasper, the Darksteel Desecrator Skin

Part of the long passed Underground Creatures Skin Contest, this skin by Animal_Juice tells the tale of a creature forged beneath the deepest reaches of bedrock in the Minecraft universe.  Meet Kasper, the Darksteel Desecrator.     This creature’s backstory tells of a tale in which many miners met their doom, having their souls drained …

Mutated Wasp Skin

The Underground Creatures Skin Contest resulted in some seriously creepy skins.  One of my favorites was the Mutated Wasp by agapl00 – eerily similar to the other skin I reviewed from this contest, Cinyphis, the Hideous.  Agapl00 is decently well known for producing a large volume of high quality female skins.  She recently hit her …