Toys based on video games were surprisingly hard to come by in the '80s and '90s. So my jaw would have dropped as a kid if I saw photo of last week's "16 Bit Models" show in Akihabara. The event featured both DIY kits and fully assembled and painted retail models, but the unifying theme was old video games. Xevious, Darius, R-Type, Cyberbots, Tower of Druaga, and plenty more were all represented. Check out photos below and even more at the source!
Monday, August 6, 2018 - 11:48pmThe Clutter Gallery is proud to present an amazing custom group show using a limited color pallet! Inspired by Russian Constructivism, the color pallet for the show is limited to Black, White, and Red. Participating artists include:
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 10:02amAfter the success of not just one but two previous shows, Mothership Gallery in Philadelphia hosted Yeti Season 3 Yetipocalypse earlier this year.
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 3:04pmLast year, Takara made an amazing Transformer out of a pun, mashing up the big bad guy, Megatron, with Sega's 16-bit Mega Drive. And while it was nowhere near as punny, they followed it up with a Playstation-based Optimus Prime. But they stopped there.