X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

If Video Games Were Little Golden Books…

by Hazel Chua
Advertisement

Remember the Little Golden Books you read as a child? Well, they’re making a comeback in a bid to make themselves relevant to the older crowd, especially to the gamers.

We kid. It’s not an official effort by the publishers and they’re not actual books either. Rather, they’re just artistic covers done by animator Joebot that are based on the original cover art of the Golden Books.

Video Games as Little Golden Books0

So how did this series come about? Well, Joebot liked the art on the original books so much that he decided to pattern fictional books based on Bioshock, Portal and Skyrim. The results are awesome and it’s all really done in keeping with the theme and the books’ classic style. Scroll down to get a closer looks at each of the covers.

Video Games as Little Golden Books

“Somewhere, beyond the sea, there lived a little girl and her big friend Mr. Bubbles.”

Video Games as Little Golden Books1

“The Cake may be a lie, but the friendship between a little girl and her robot friend is true love.”

Video Games as Little Golden Books2

“Our hero, our hero… claims a warriors heart, but the body of a child.” 

Prints are available at Joebot’s Etsy store, where they retail for $20(USD) each. You can also get the entire set of three for $50.

[via Geekologie]

 

Hot Deals in the Technabob Shop:



More from Awesomer Media...

Projection-Mapped Cake

Projection-Mapped Cake

Chop Suey Served in 20 Styles

Chop Suey Served in 20 Styles

2017 Camaro ZL1 Official Top Speed is 198 MPH

2017 Camaro ZL1 Official Top Speed is 198 MPH

WRC Considers Speed Limits After Crazy Rally Sweden Stage

WRC Considers Speed Limits After Crazy Rally Sweden Stage

10 Awesome Batman Armors

10 Awesome Batman Armors

Star Wars Black Series Poe Dameron Helmet Replica

Star Wars Black Series Poe Dameron Helmet Replica

Advertisement