Edo period-style Pac-Man fanart

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Pop-Monkey presents Pac Man in a style reminiscent of an 18th century print.

I loved the “ancient Pac-Man” concept so much, I was inspired to do another piece. This one is an attempt to merge my style with an old Japanese print style complete with faux-antique paper.

Love that kimono.

Pac Samurai [Pop Monkey Stuff via Kotaku]

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8 Responses to Edo period-style Pac-Man fanart

  1. ike says:

    I feel certain that it’s appeared on boingboing somewhere before, but since I can’t seem to find it by searching, I must post this apropos link here:

    http://www.threadless.com/submission/103968/the_MADNESS_of_MISSION_6

  2. Gloria says:

    I love it. Looking into purchasing a print right now.

  3. HeatherB says:

    Now I would have this in the bedroom anytime. I love it!

  4. stew says:

    He’s traded in his cardboard tube for a real sword.

  5. stratosfyr says:

    That’s awesome. We do need some sort of 3D themed Pac Man game.

    I’ll forever think of Pac Man as a guy in a motorcycle helmet.

  6. Anonymous says:

    It really reminds me of Samurai Jack from Cartoon Network.

  7. holtt says:

    Clever and beautiful!

  8. bat21 says:

    “Love that kimono.”

    I think you meant hakama. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hakama

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