Fair play to the ultra geeky and ultra-through NicksplosionFX who’s completed this shot-for-shot reimagining of the opening credits of the brilliant Game of Thrones‘, but swapped the Seven Kingdoms with the Mushroom Kingdom. A little bit of genius.
Late night host Pete Holmes wondered, what if the Super Mario Land was a little more realistic?
NINTENDO-LOVING SPANISH SKETCHMAN Sebastian von Buchwald has released this brilliant set of illustrations depicting a venomous new Mario in the throes of battle against other videogame heroes. Mario’s gone from cuddly Italian plumber to menacing, vengeful anti-hero with a grimace to match. You can see more of von Buchwald’s work at his DeviantART page.
THESE WERE COMMISSIONED FOR VALENTINE’S DAY by Shutterstock imagining the burgeoning love stories of some of videogame’s best-known characters being displayed on the covers of them tacky romance novels where in-love longingly embrace and the sun sets gently behind them. We’re loving the new take on Ken and Ryu from Street Fighter‘s relationship (who knew, […]
‘Video Game Art Archive’ is a Tumblr site we discovered over tyhe weekend that is dedicated to showcasing artwork found in videoagmes. How terribly banal, and rather wonderful huh… It features wall hangings from Super Mario and Final Fantasy, anything from odd fantasy scenes to borderline-crap pixelations that eventually reveal a certain charm. Check out […]
When we were young we secretly pined for an X-rated version of Neighbours, where Bronwyn wore slinkier, see-through tops and Harold Bishop was allowed to get properly knife violent with the clientele of the coffee shop: it would’ve been ace. Honest. French illustrator Sylvain Sarrailh‘s brain seemingly works in a kindred pattern. Her ‘Badass’ illustrations […]
How frickin’ badass is this?! Brazilian scribbler Eduardo Vieira has given us severe imagination-envy with his Super Mario Yakuza series. If you are reading this and you don’t want it hanging in your hallway, please remove yourself from this site immediately. Thank you.