Iconic Video Game Characters?

Separately they might not make much sense, but when you look at these bars of colors as whole, you start to see a pattern pretty quickly. How long did it take you to figure out what was going on here?

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3 thoughts on “Iconic Video Game Characters?

  1. Not even a fraction of a second. Left to right, top then bottom: Ryu, E. Honda, Blanka, Guile, Ken, Chun Li, Zangief and Dhalsim.

    I’m not even much of a Street Fighter II fan, but wow, I’m stunned at how well that works. I want to re-create this at super high resolution and print out a poster for my wall.

  2. Doug says:

    Took me a lot longer. I finally realized that the two on the left looked like ken and ryu, then I put it all together.

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