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Carlos Lerma Creates Stunning Re-Imagined Nintendo Characters

By: Paul Maccarone - Published: Sep 15, 2013 • References: lerms.net and behance.net
The Nintendo characters featured in Carlos Lerma's gamer artwork are completely transformed. The colorful series is a tribute to Super Mario, Zelda and Metroid. The vibrant style that Lerma uses creates a captivating effect that will having you exploring each detail.

The series was created for a '3NES' show at the Bottleneck gallery. The images were formed as a tripitch design, which worked exceptionally well. Lerma's ability to re-imagine these classic Nintendo characters showcases his creative imagination. The geometric patterns that he creates elevate the images in a way that's entirely unexpected.

Lerma does a wonderful job capturing the playful essence of these iconic video game characters. This type of tribute serves as a spectacular way to combine the history of the games with a modern feel.