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Submitted by Naners 787d ago | article

Ukiyo-e Heroes: Classic Video Game Heroes Redesigned And Redefined

Showcasing the work of gamer and artist Jed Henry, who takes classic video game characters and re-imagines them as Ukiyo-e Heroes, and his project partner, David Bull, the masterful woodcut print maker who will bring these wild re-imaginings to life. (Castlevania, Culture, Donkey Kong , Kirby's Adventure, Mega Man, Metroid, Retro, Street Fighter 2, Super Mario Bros., The Legend of Zelda)

ChocolateGiddyUp  +   787d ago
This is so out of left field awesome. I love the Mario Kart one.
Naners  +   787d ago
It really is. It's a combination I know I would have never come up with myself, and the crazy thing is, it works. But, the best part of the whole process, other than a great artist getting some recognition, is that it's helping to bring back the art of woodblock print making as well (which was unfortunately disappearing in Japan).

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