The Blender (blender)

The Blender is an IRC creativity contest where participants create art based on keywords in a given timespan

first/last release: 1996/11 - 2021/10
years active: 1996 (6), 1997 (38), 1999 (12), 2015 (2), 2016 (1), 2017 (1), 2018 (1), 2019 (1), 2020 (2), 2021 (4)
(sub)packs released: 68
smallest/largest pack: blndr002/blndr048-060
lifetime artworks: 665
lifetime lines: 33 884

average # of lines per artwork: 111
average # of artworks per pack: 10
longest serving member(s): mel farr suppastar (1996/12-2021/10)
most productive member: mel farr suppastar (46)
extensions: RIP (35), ANS (301), HOF (1), TXT (17), ASC (22), ICE (2), GIF (8), WAV (6), EXE (4), LIT (7), 007 (1), JPG (59), 008 (1), 010 (1), NFO (3), 011 (1), ZIP (14), 013 (1), 014 (1), SUP (1), XM (2), 015 (1), 016 (1), 017 (1), 018 (1), 019 (1), 020 (1), 021 (1), 022 (1), 023 (1), S3M (7), BAT (2), 025 (1), 026 (1), 027 (1), 028 (1), 029 (1), 031 (1), 032 (1), CAP (1), 035 (2), 036 (1), BMP (4), 039 (1), 041 (1), 047 (1), BIN (2), RM (2), CIA (1), IT (4), PCX (1), BAS (1), DIZ (1), MP3 (5), PNG (19)

links:

notable art

b-lum-cowboy2.ans (luminator)
c-lum_mon.ans (luminator)
tnt-hamR.ans (tainted)
US-OPP.ANS (mel farr suppastar,iceage)

most productive

mel farr suppastar (46)
hennifer (34)
warpus (19)
handiboy (16)
cthulu (15)
god among lice (15)
corinthian (11)
samurai (11)
the knight (11)
pike (10)

1996

Nov 1996 - blndr001

entries: 3
contributors: numb, oned, samurai, warpus

Dec 1996 - blndr002

entries: 0
contributors:

Dec 1996 - blndr003

entries: 2
contributors: grind king, samurai

Dec 1996 - blndr004

entries: 8
contributors: cheeze, fever, mass murderer, meatpod, mighty mouse, mimi moura, tetanus, warpus

Dec 1996 - blndr005

entries: 0
contributors:

Dec 1996 - blndr006

entries: 6
contributors: illogic, mel farr suppastar

1997


Jan 1997 - blndr007

entries: 6
contributors: essential obscenity, ezmpf, massm, mel farr suppastar, red death, samurai

Jan 1997 - blndr009

entries: 5
contributors: mel farr suppastar, sodium, the knight, warpus

Jan 1997 - blndr010

entries: 4
contributors: exulted, mighty mouse, offspring, the knight

Feb 1997 - blndr011

entries: 8
contributors: dataflow, mel farr suppastar, oxidizer, samurai, sodium, the extremist

Feb 1997 - blndr012

entries: 4
contributors: ezmpf, mavrik, mel farr suppastar, rusted

Feb 1997 - blndr013

entries: 5
contributors: acidic soap, exulted, grind king, grymmjack, mel farr suppastar

Feb 1997 - blndr014

entries: 5
contributors: dataflow, mel farr suppastar, raider, sargon

Mar 1997 - blndr017

entries: 5
contributors: armageddon donut, ezmpf, hennifer, kyo, mel farr suppastar

Apr 1997 - blndr020

entries: 0
contributors:

Apr 1997 - blndr021

entries: 4
contributors: grind king, handiboy, kyo, mel farr suppastar

Apr 1997 - blndr023

entries: 4
contributors: handiboy, mel farr suppastar, minotaur, pandur

Apr 1997 - blndr13b

entries: 3
contributors: exulted, grind king, mel farr suppastar

May 1997 - blndr025

entries: 3
contributors: handiboy, hennifer, the knight

May 1997 - blndr026

entries: 6
contributors: corinthian, handiboy, mordecai, seraphim, warpus

May 1997 - blndr11b

entries: 6
contributors: dataflow, mel farr suppastar, oxidizer, samurai, sodium, the extremist

Jun 1997 - blndr027

entries: 7
contributors: corinthian, handiboy, warpus

Jun 1997 - blndr028

entries: 4
contributors: corinthian, handiboy, tricolore, wat0r

Jun 1997 - blndr029

entries: 3
contributors: samurai, the knight, tricolore

Jul 1997 - blndr031

entries: 4
contributors: cool t, handiboy, imani, universe

Jul 1997 - blndr032

entries: 3
contributors: corinthian, mordecai, the knight

Jul 1997 - blndr033

entries: 3
contributors: anomite, handiboy, the knight

Jul 1997 - blndr034

entries: 8
contributors: cool t, corinthian, grinch, mavrik, pussylover, rusted, samurai, silver rat

Aug 1997 - blndr037

entries: 8
contributors: drynwhyl, grinch, handiboy, samurai, silver rat, sodium

Aug 1997 - blndr038

entries: 4
contributors: alecs, grinch, hennifer, the extremist

Sep 1997 - blndr036

entries: 8
contributors: acidic soap, corinthian, dead soul, grinch, handiboy, nail, silver rat, tetanus, warpus

Oct 1997 - blndr039

entries: 5
contributors: catch 22, corinthian, dead soul, handiboy

Oct 1997 - blndr040

entries: 1
contributors: wat0r

Oct 1997 - blndr041

entries: 2
contributors: corinthian, silver rat

Nov 1997 - blndr047

entries: 1
contributors: hennifer

1998

1999

Jan 1999 - blndr00x

entries: 4
contributors: chronicc, filth, lord scarlet, samurai, thext

Apr 1999 - b2k-001

entries: 6
contributors: argon, facade, funk-e, jimmy stewart, luminator, nightstalker, scrye, stereo3x

Apr 1999 - b2k-003

entries: 3
contributors: ansichrist, hennifer, luminator, pike

May 1999 - b2k-006b

entries: 4
contributors: 4o, ansichrist, anvilhead, funbaby

Jun 1999 - b2k-009

entries: 8
contributors: bedlam, magnetic m, pike, pogue, quisling, shorawk, zeebit

Jun 1999 - b2k-010

entries: 7
contributors: dr shizuma, hennifer, klumzee, pike, slash, unseen fate, vapor

2000

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2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015


Apr 2015 - blndr2015

entries: 6
contributors: bizzyfunk, hennifer, mel farr suppastar, nail, spinsane

infofile

2016


Apr 2016 - blndr2016

entries: 12
contributors: god among lice

2017

2018

2019

2020


Nov 2020 - blndr2020b

entries: 8
contributors: blippypixel, hayn9, mel farr suppastar, spinsane, tainted, warpus, whazzit

2021