Japan is Captured in This 8-bit Art with Early Nintendo Stylings

By: Gurveer Brah - Aug 9, 2015
References: 1041uuu.tumblr & hypebeast
The land of the rising sun is one of the most recognizably unique cultures in the world and in this 8-bit collection, you see their daily mundane activities in a honest, yet resilient representation of life in Japan.

Created by an an artist on Tumblr simply known as '1041uuu,' the art displays the activities that many experience all over the world, such as watering the plants, taking the train, standing in the rain or going on your computer but the 8-bit art adds a dimension to the expression of being an individual, living in a ever-growing metropolis.

While the pieces feature a familiar art style used most popularly by early Nintendo consoles, it captures the unique landscape, architecture and culture that has become synonymous with Japan.