Half-Life fridge magnets open portal to alternate 8-bit dimension

May 22, 2009

The world no longer has to wonder what the character sprites from an NES version of Half-Life would look like, as Etsy artisan ArcadeArt has given us the proverbial goods … and they’re magnets made out of beads. The three-magnet set sells for $20 and includes pixel art versions of bespectacled Gordon Freeman, the gray-suited G-man and a scientist with a bad case of headcrab. Their creator has even crafted a mock Half-Life NES box cover, included with each order.

Should Valve’s FPS classic somehow not be your thing, ArcadeArt also fashions similar sprite magnets based on Resident Evil, Pikmin and Super Mario Kart.

[Via Wonderland]

This post has been written by Randy Nelson on May 22nd 2009 at 5:00AM couresy of joystiq.com.


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