7 surprising GIFs of memorable characters morphing from 8-bit to photo

7 surprising GIFs of memorable characters morphing from 8-bit to photo

Gone are the days when 8-bit video games reigned supreme in the mind of the average gamer. For NYC artist John McGregor (aka Brother Brain) the ’80s haven’t ended yet! 

By overlaying real pictures of popular icons from the ’80s with their video game counterparts, Brother Brain shows you just how real the video game graphics were back in the day. As cartoonish as they looked, you have to admit that they were pretty close to the real thing. Some of the illustrations, like that of Arnold in Predator, are spot-on! Check ’em out below. 

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