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The Stockholm 8-Bit Metro Station Embraces Pop Culture

By: Meghan Young - Published: • References: buzzfeed & neatorama
The Stockholm 8-Bit Metro Station is now one of the coolest subway stations in the world. The fantastical world of gamers collides creatively with the realistic world that commuters face every day. Through classic tile renditions of such games as Pac Man, Super Mario and Space Invaders, this subway station is sure to put a smile on the faces of each visitor every morning.

Located in Thorildsplan, the Stockholm 8-Bit Metro Station embraces pop culture and finds a unique way to combat unwanted graffiti that often makes its way on the walls of such subway stations. Since it embraces the culture that many street artists love, who in their right mind would want to deface these ingenious creations? Sweden is known for its amazing art and architecture, and these designs support this claim. Stats for Gamer Transit Hubs Trending: Older & Mild
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