Babycastles, the video games arts collective, is back in New York, teaming with Katamari Damacy creator Keita Takahashi to deliver interpretations of Mario Bros., Ms. Pac-Man and a Defender-style side-scrolling shooter. Here's their latest concept, which brings hadoukens to real-life, sort of. Watch this video of "Throw Ball" and you'll understand.
Oh hipsters. If you guys were looking for a definition, this might be it. Taking something familiar from 20 year old pop culture, trying to make something new out of it, not trying very hard, and then failing miserably, still hoping to get some attention from the retro factor.