My girlfriend wanted me to draw some metroids for her and I decided to turn one into a GIF since I haven’t done it in a while :)
Combining the open exploration of The Legend of Zelda with the action-platforming of Super Mario Bros, the Metroid series is like Nintendo’s overlooked middle child. Which is a shame because these games deliver on so many levels. Maybe it’s nostalgia, but we here at Dorkly are itching go on another adventure in Samus’ blue skintight space leotard Power Armor, that’s why we assembled some of our favorite Metroid-themed fanart.
To see more of our favorite pieces, click here!
Artist recreates his childhood doodles 20 years later
In his series “Kiddie Arts,” Telmo Pieper took his old doodles and used Photoshop to digitally recreate them in a realistic style. While the pictures still look bizarre and fantastical, it’s fascinating to see the two versions — one by a child and one by an adult — side by side. [article]Telmo Piper [website | tumblr | facebook]