Daniel "Abysswolf" Oliver's pixel art reminds me of the Metal Slug games, especially Barret's look in the Final Fantasy VII piece above. But he's mostly into JRPGs and recently, he remade the cast of a couple of classic games as detailed, colorful 2D sprites.
Classic role-playing game Breath of Fire II is coming to the Wii U's Virtual Console this Thursday in both Europe and North America, Capcom confirmed to Pixelitis. Presumably they haven't turned it into a social online mobile game yet.
In today's tell-all edition of Speak Up on Kotaku, commenter Mad-Hob reveals his first video game crush — Katt from Breath of Fire II — and asks us to reveal ours. Mine was a random woman from Artworx's 1992 classic, Strip Poker. What's yours?