Ukiyo-e Heroes Mixes Video Game Icons And Ancient Japanese Art

Artist Jed Henry and traditional woodblock printing craftsman Dave Bull combined the best of the past and the present by blending traditional Japanese woodblock art and modern Japanese video games. Classic video game icons like Link, Mario, Donkey Kong, and others are depicted in the very visually appealing ukiyo style. Can you recognize the characters in the previews? Prove your gamer knowledge by checking out the rest of Ukiyo-e Heroes!

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More Ukiyo-e art, you say? You’re in luck. This post is for Game of Thrones fans who want to see the world of A Song of Ice and Fire set in Feudal Japan!


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