Artist Gives Video Game Characters A Cartoony Facelift

Browsing German artist HeavyMetalHanzo's gallery and realizing how much potential some video games and video game worlds have as Western cartoons or comics makes me sad. Most of these will probably never get such a treatment, and these amazing pieces remain the closest things.

Here's some of Hanzo's recent work. Check out his profile for a lot more:

Chrono Trigger:

Artist Gives Video Game Characters A Cartoony Facelift

Child of Light:

Artist Gives Video Game Characters A Cartoony Facelift

Vanquish:

Artist Gives Video Game Characters A Cartoony Facelift

Zero Suit Samus:

Artist Gives Video Game Characters A Cartoony Facelift

Greninja:

Artist Gives Video Game Characters A Cartoony Facelift

Heavy Metal Lightning from Final Fantasy XIII (this one's so awesome):

Artist Gives Video Game Characters A Cartoony Facelift

Sir Arthur:

Artist Gives Video Game Characters A Cartoony Facelift

Heavy Metal Hanzo's Art [DeviantART]

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