If modern video game box art was retro

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Games have progressed at a staggering rate, and are barely recognisable from the bits of electronic entertainment people had to endure 3 decades ago. Thankfully, the same could be said of their box art – which once had to fill in the blanks usually left to the imagination. colourful and fun, video game box art from days gone by were hardly indicative of what games actually looked and played like. Here’s a look at what it might be like if box art continued in the same vein.

Here’s a gallery. Thanks to Uberutang for the link.


Last Updated: June 24, 2013

Geoffrey Tim

Editor. I'm old, grumpy and more than just a little cynical. One day, I found myself in possession of a NES, and a copy of Super Mario Bros 3. It was that game that made me realise that games were more than just toys to idly while away time - they were capable of being masterpieces. I'm here now, looking for more of those masterpieces.

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