- The Power of Pixel Art

Dark Monolith

Pixel Artist: Ergg

Source: pixeljoint.com

Timespinner

Developer: Lunar Ray Games
System: Windows, Mac, Linux, PS4, PS Vita, Nintendo 3DS
Website: lunarraygames.com

Description: “2D Metroidvania about a young woman who travels through time to destroy an empire.”

Wyv and Keep

Developer: A Jolly Corpse
System: Windows, Mac, Linux
Genre: Platformer

Website: jollycorpse.com

Cave Story

Developer: Studio Pixel
Released: 2004
System: PC
Genre: Action Adventure Platformer
Wikipedia Entry

Game is Freeware and can be downloaded from cavestory.org

Cave Story Longplay (209 min): YouTube.com // Longplays.org

DeLorean Time Machine (Back to the Future II)

Pixel Artist: mazeon

Source: mazeon.com

Cavern Kings

Developer: vine
System: Windows
Website: heartvine.tumblr.com

Description: ”Cavern Kings is an infinite action platformer designed to make every playthrough unique and interesting. Inspired by action-packed games like Vlambeer’s “Super Crate Box" and the increasing difficulty aspects in "Risk of Rain”, Cavern Kings aims to explode with special effects in classical arcade fashion and create interesting synergies with its powerup system.”

Life of Pixel

Developer: Super Icon
System: Windows, Mac
Website: lifeofpixel.co.uk

Genre: Video Game History Platformer with pixel art from 13 classic game systems: 

  • Amiga (1985)
  • GameBoy (1989)
  • NES (1983)
  • SNES (1990)
  • Master System (1985)
  • Mega Drive (1988)
  • Atari 2600 (1977)
  • ZX81 (1981)
  • ZX Spectrum (1982)
  • Commodore 64 (1982)
  • Amstrad CPC (1984)
  • BBC Model B (1981)
  • Apple II (1977)

Crypt of the Necrodancer

Developer: Brace Yourself Games
System: Windows, Mac, Linux
Genre: Roguelike Rhythm Game.

Website: necrodancer.com

The Curious Expedition

Developer: MaschinenMensch
System: PC, Mobile
Genre: A Roguelike Expedition-Sim set in the 19th century

Website: curious-expedition.com

Triworld - The Floating Island

Pixel Artist: Mrmo Tarius

Source: pixeljoint.com

Mountain Gate

Pixel Artist: Mark Ferrari

Source: markferrari.com


Also consider to check out the True 8-bit Color Cycling Art Gallery (HTML5).

Mirror Lake

Pixel Artist: Mark Ferrari

Source: markferrari.com


Also consider to check out the True 8-bit Color Cycling Art Gallery (HTML5).

Cove

Pixel Artist: Mark Ferrari

Source: markferrari.com


Also consider to check out the True 8-bit Color Cycling Art Gallery (HTML5).