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An Appreciation Of Pixel Art, Gaming’s Most Beautiful Style

Leo’s back from Kotaku! Pixel art can often feel nostalgic, hearkening back to those bygone days of cathode ray tube monitors and floppy disks. It’s easy to think of modern pixel art as stuck in the past, a mere retro inspired throwback. But that’s giving the form a disservice.

Examples of modern games that have amazing pixel art:
Shovel Knight
Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP
Stardew Valley