Enjoy Where’s Wally? Try spotting your favourite SNES sprite!

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Wheres Wally

Who doesn’t know Where’s Wally? If you ever scanned over any of his books as a kid, you’d know that he’s not always so easy to find. The striped, spectacled fellow likes to hide away in all sorts of incredibly busy images, making life difficult for eyes everywhere. Think you’re a master? Try spot your favourite SNES character in this image.


Oh sorry, did I not mention that there are supposedly 13 000 sprites packed into it? Allow me to zoom in on a portion so you can have some kind of clarity at least.


Still not close enough? Alright fine, find the original right here on Reddit (via Game Informer). Once you’ve done that and zoomed in, you’ll see that the sprites are quite clear… well, as clear as SNES sprites can be. This image may be doing the rounds now, but it’s actually rather old. It appeared in a Reddit thread that was posted two years ago Still, it’s a lot of fun to look at.

You’d expect to see Nintendo favourites such as Mario, Link, or even the likes of Kirby or Donkey Kong, right? I haven’t been able to find them myself and I really have spent too much time looking. I’ll gladly dish out a million points to anybody who can spot them (if they do exist).

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The image seems to be mostly packed with characters from Final Fantasy and Chrono Trigger. I can point out a ton of enemies and bosses, and even some of the main characters in their various forms (normal, petrified, poisoned, etc). With that in mind, I tried to find specifics. I still haven’t found Kefka, the evil bastard from Final Fantasy VI. I’ll give another million points to whoever can spot him!

There are also a ton of characters I don’t recognise at all, so I’m not sure which franchise or game they are representing, but I’m willing to bet it’s from Square. What about you? How many of the 13 000 do you recognise? I’m currently on about 8621*.

*I totally didn’t just make that up

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Last Updated: September 29, 2014

Matthew Figueira

Defence of the Ancients? More like Defence of the cabbages! Have you seen my head? I look like a Merino Sheep on pole. NO SHANGE only SHAPPIES! :D

  • Admiral Chief 0

    I see…..I see…..I see an impending migraine if I stare at that image for too long

  • Rumne1958

    my first month when I actually believed I could do this for a living! Now I am happier than ever… I work from home and I am my own boss now like I………….http://obama.net/new.,.

  • Does Gavin know you are wasting work time staring at a picture?

  • Hammersteyn

    After a couple of minutes

    • Jedi Consular Kromas

      Spaceballs … classic.

      • Admiral Chief 0

        My daughter loves this movie for some reason, she is 5

        • Jedi Consular Kromas

          Then she will absolutely love Monty Python and the quest for the Holy Grail. 🙂

          Edit: Also you are raising your children well.

          Good Job.

    • hairyknees

      LOL xD

  • Hammersteyn

    Start us off with level 1 at least, not level 99

  • $iCK-BOy

    Give me anything that induces motion sickness or “carnival ride” nausea and I can handle it like a champ for hours
    Give me this pic for a mere second….. Brain hemorrhage.
    This hurt me

  • UltimateNinjaPandaDudeGuy

    Okay everyone here is obviously bored… Please enjoy this.

    • Jedi Consular Kromas

      I see your Kyary PamyuX2 and raise you Baby Metal.

      • UltimateNinjaPandaDudeGuy

        I see your Babymetal and raise you AKB48 (PSA there is nothing higher than this 😛 )

  • Weanerdog

    Could not find one then I scrolled down.

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