Art Style

What if Darwin was to explain Pokémon?

“It’s all about the evolution of the Pokemon.” [Via Super Punch]

Youtube Tuesday – How Miyamoto Draws Mario

Shigeru Miyamoto, creator of some of Nintendo’s most enduring video games, demonstrates how to draw Mario. I have to say that was pretty slick with the rim of the hat.

Epic Mickey, Style your Desktop with some Art

Hey Infendo, I recently found the hires version of the Epic Mickey game informer cover. This of course doesn’t have any of the text on it, and it is at a high resolution of 1920 x 1147. You can download the wallpaper here

Link Puts High-School Book-Bag Into Perspective

The Autumn Society of Philadelphia art collective is hosting an 8-Bit and Video Game themed art show beginning August 7th, and artist Kim Herbst gives us a sneak peek of her entry: a lethargic Link completely baffled by how he is going to carry all of his gear through both time and space. I just want to know how you can carry a candle and a wooden-ladder in the same bag without setting your horse ...

Smash Bros. like you’ve never seen them before (and hopefully ever again)

I freely admit that this is the first time something related to Super Smash Bros. Brawl has frightened me. A little. More eeriness here. That said, Zero Suit Samus is, as ever, still sexy.

Youtube Tuesday – Custom Sprite Design


Get with the holiday spirit 8-bit style!

If you are familiar with the 8-bit music scene then you probably have already heard this album and already know what it’s about. For those of you who don’t know much about the scene, it is basically comprised of people who feel that old school console game music is superior to everything out their is now. They continue to produce their own bleeps and bloops on the actual system hardwar...

Entertainment System and Bit Genocide show

[youtube][/youtube] Disclaimer: There is some swearing in the video (and subtitled swearing) just a warning for you work people out there. Each year in Baltimore Maryland the band known as Entertainment System throws an annual show called “Bit Genocide” which features some well known 8-Bit Artists, as well as musical talent. The show has been g...

Wii Shop Channel Monday – Strong Bad episode 3, Art Style: R0T0HEX, and Earthworm Jim

Talk about a spooky awesome selection this week, just in time for Halloween!  The new Strong Bad episode, another Art Style game, and finally Earthworm Jim!  Hit the break for the full details.  And tell me .. is there any of these three games you aren’t going to download?